The Club's June 5 weekly meeting has been moved to Wednesday, June 6th and changed to a Breakfast Meeting.
Bethesda-Chevy Chase Rotary Club
Installation of 2018-19
Club and Foundation Officers and Directors
Tuesday, May 29, 2018, 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Glen Echo Park’s Historic Bumper Car Pavilion
7300 MacArthur Blvd, Glen Echo, MD 20812
(Bumper Car Pavilion is just past the Carousel)
Mexican Fiesta Dinner
Fajitas made on site
Sangria, Beer & “Mock”aritas
Cost $65 per person ~ Business Attire
RSVP by May 22, 2018 to Nancy
Join B-CC Rotary Club Members for an Outdoor Garden Party Happy Hour.
May 10th from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Hosted by Jimmy Didden
Full alcoholic and non-alcoholic bar, plus Hors d'oeuvres.
Cost $10 per person. Pay at the door.
Feel free to invite friends, colleagues and other Rotarians.
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.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org
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.
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.
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.
B-CC Club members and their families showed up to plant 50 trees at Bretton Woods Recreation Center on Saturday, November 18th. The Plant A Tree project is one of District Governor Greg Wims' initiatives, following Rotary International Presidents Ian H.S Risely's theme of "Rotary: Making a Difference".
Volunteer at the Rotary Drink Booth at Taste of Bethesda on October 7th.
2 Hour shifts: 10:30 am - 12:30 pm, 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm, 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm.
Contact Nancy to sign up by October 2nd at: email@example.com
District Governor Installation Dinner
Manor Country Club, 14901 Carrolton Road, Rockville, MD 20853
6:00 reception 7:00 dinner
Register at www.rotary7620.org or pick up registration form at weekly meetings.
Cost $70 per person, cash bar during reception.
Volunteer from 9:30 am to 12:30 pm.
Volunteer opportunities: cleaning and organizing certain areas in the storage facility, sorting donations of furniture and household goods, helping families select and load furniture onto trucks to take to their homes.
Bring your special Valentine, a friend, or co-worker for a health lunch at our club's annual Valentine's Day meeting. Our featured guest speaker will be Dr. Edward Healy, Cardiologist at Suburban Hospital, who will be talking about "Getting to the Heart of the Matter: The US Health Care Crisis!".
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.
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