Cinco de MayoThon "Micro-Marathon" and Mexican Culture Festival is Postponed to 2019
May
5
12:00 PM12:00

Cinco de MayoThon "Micro-Marathon" and Mexican Culture Festival is Postponed to 2019

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Cinco de MayoThon has been postponed to 2019.  

Cinco de MayoThon is a .05km Micro-Marathon street festival on May 5, 2018, in Bethesda, MD.  The .05km Micro Marathon has all the trappings of a major street race. It leads into a Mexican street festival complete with food stands, live music, a beer & tequila garden, a family friendly zone with games and crafts, restaurant contests, and a chance to win huge prizes!   The event is All proceeds go to charity.  Learn more about the event and register for the race online:  https://www.cincodemayothon.com/

Race: Registered participants get to run in the race of a lifetime. From balloon arch to balloon arch and every water station in between, runners will be pushed to their physical limits for 0.05 km, 164 feet. Start training now for your 50 strides to glory!

Festival: Spanning two city blocks the Cinco de MayoThon Festival is cultural food and fun for all ages. The Festival includes Food Vendors, Cerveza & Tequila Garden, Performers and Artists, Sponsor Tents, Piñata Pit (a family friendly zone), Contests for Best Taco and Jalapeño Eating, Activities (Cornhole, Selfie Walls), Raffles and Prizes Including a trip to Mexico. 

Charity: JUCONI is an award-winning charity dedicated to serving at-risk children and their families. The organization, which has been recognized by UNICEF for “Best Practices”, strives to use education and personalized therapies to end the cycle of poverty and violence. All proceeds from the event flow through the Bethesda-Chevy Chase Rotary Club Foundation, which also supports numerous other local and international organizations.

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International Women's Day
Mar
7
9:00 AM09:00

International Women's Day

3-3-18    Join other Rotarians and World Bank staff for a morning of discussion, education and inspiration as we celebrate international Women's Day.  The session will highlight the stories of everyday women who, through their humanitarian work, have helped change the world- and the role of women in society today.   

RSVP by March 3rd      Space is limited.  

For more details or any questions please go to  rotaryattheworldbank@gmail.com

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B-CC Rotary Happy Hour
Feb
21
5:00 PM17:00

B-CC Rotary Happy Hour

Join B-CC Rotary Club Members for a Happy Hour    Winter Hasn't Left Us Yet

Hosted by Alison Santighian

Full alcoholic and non-alcoholic bar, with plenty of options for everyone to enjoy a break after the work day. Light appetizers will be on hand to stave off the pre-dinner munchies.

Feel free to invite friends, colleagues, and other Rotarians by forwarding this post.

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B-CC Rotary Club's Children's Shopping Spree
Dec
2
9:00 AM09:00

B-CC Rotary Club's Children's Shopping Spree

B-CC Rotary Club members and their families gather each holiday season to help 35 - 45 children from underprivileged families in Montgomery County.  The Children's Shopping Spree begins at Sears, Montgomery Mall, where Club members assist the children in shopping for necessities; like clothes, coats, gloves, hats, and shoes.   Afterwards the children are treated to a bowling/pizza party at Kenwood Golf and County Club.  

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35th Annual Turkey Chase Charity Run, Bethesda, MD  Thanksgiving Day, November 23, 2017
Nov
23
8:30 AM08:30

35th Annual Turkey Chase Charity Run, Bethesda, MD Thanksgiving Day, November 23, 2017

11/23/17    Join in the tradition that has been celebrated in Bethesda, MD for over three decades, with participants from Bethesda, surrounding communities, nearby states, and even military bases overseas.  Turkey Chase is the largest fundraiser for the Bethesda-Chevy Chase Rotary Club and the YMCA, two of Montgomery County's most notable organizations.  Over $4.9 million has been raised since the race's inception to improve the lives of thousands of at-risk children and families in our community.  The race starts and finishes at YMCA Bethesda-Chevy Chase, 9401 Old Georgetown Road, Bethesda, MD  20814.  To sign up to register or volunteer go to www.turkeychase.com.

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Jan
10
12:30 PM12:30

Jan 10 Meeting Location Changed to Glen Echo Park

January 10th meeting location is changed to Glen Echo Park in the Arcade Bldg, 2nd Floor.  (7300 MacArthur Blvd, Glen Echo, MD  20812)  

Parking available of of Oxford Road in the main large parking lot.  The lot on MacArthur Blvd is permit only but has handicap spots for those with handicap tags.  From main parking lot walk over bridge, past carousel and you will see the Arcade Bldg which has POPCORN and Arcade on the front.  There is a handicap access ramp on the side of the building and and elevator inside to take you to the 2nd floor classrooms where we will be meeting.  If you have questions about Glen Echo Park please call their front desk at 301-634-2226. 

 

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Sep
22
5:00 PM17:00

Joint Crab Feast- BCC Rotary, MBR and BCC Chamber

Bethesda-Chevy Chase Rotary Club, MetroBethesda Rotary and The Greater Bethesda Chamber of Commerce first joint CRAB FEAST!  

Where: BCC Rescue Squad, Anastasi Room, 5020 Battery Lane in Bethesda

All you can eat Crabs, BBQ Chicken, Corn on the Cob, Cole Slaw, Dessert, Beer, Wine, Ice Tea, and Great Networking. 

Cost:  $45 per person  Register at Rotary Meetings with Sign Up Sheet

 

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