Rotary Happy Hour/Dinner Featuring "Celebrity" Bartenders at Silver in Bethesda
Jul
17
5:00 PM17:00

Rotary Happy Hour/Dinner Featuring "Celebrity" Bartenders at Silver in Bethesda

As a way to connect with our own and other Rotary Club members and support our Club's Foundation, a happy hour and dinner benefit evening will be held at Silver Restaurant in Bethesda on Wednesday, July 17 from 5-10 pm. A happy hour will be held from 5-6:30 featuring guest "celebrity" bartenders, as well as dinner until 10:00 pm that may be purchased at any time that evening. Silver’s fundraising dinner is the perfect opportunity for you as a member of one of three local Rotary clubs to enjoy delicious food and drinks with your family and invite friends in support of our club causes. Silver is located at 7150 Woodmont Ave, Bethesda, MD 20815

Our organization, Bethesda-Chevy Chase Rotary Club, along with Downtown Silver Spring Rotary and Metro Bethesda Rotary all work to form friendships and professional connections while making a difference in our backyards and around the world. From this fundraiser, Silver in Bethesda will be donating 10% of their dinner and drink proceeds to our three club foundations.

I hope to see you and your families all there. If you can make it, please RSVP through the link here, and please spread the word and invite friends to join you. We will also try to invite the area Rotary clubs as well. If you are going to dine there or others you know are going to dine, we recommend they make a reservation in advance and ask that all those dining or coming to the happy hour mention the "rotary fundraiser" when they purchase their food or drink.

To make a dinner reservation, please call the restaurant and mention the Rotary Fundraiser - (301) 652-9780. Use the link below to RSVP whether you are coming to the Happy Hour form 5 pm to 6:30 pm or coming to have dinner! Yes you will still need to call the restaurant to make a dinner reservation.

https://doodle.com/poll/rf3szcg2qgd32z5u

View Event →
Cinco de MayoThon Street Festival April 27, 2019,  12:00 noon to 5:00 pm
Apr
8
3:00 PM15:00

Cinco de MayoThon Street Festival April 27, 2019, 12:00 noon to 5:00 pm

  • Norfolk Avenue and St. Elmo Avenue Bethesda United States (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Cinco de MayoThon Street Festival in downtown Bethesda!

https://www.cincodemayothon.com/

The event is hosted by the B-CC Rotary Club along with the Mexican Embassy, the event, a celebration of Mexican culture, will take place April 27th in downtown Bethesda, Maryland. Kicking off with an irreverent “Micro-Marathon,” racers will compete to raise money and win prizes with just 50 strides to greatness! The Race, which features all the trappings of a major road race in just 164 feet, leads into a large-scale street festival. Join us a our Mexican street festival, featuring Tacos, Music, Dancing, Games, Contests, and Kids Area!

THE FESTIVAL

Spanning two city blocks the Cinco de MayoThon Festival is cultural food and fun for all ages. The Festival includes:

Food Vendors

A Cerveza Tequila Garden

Performers and Artists (On a stage and roaming the crowd)

Sponsor Tents

The Piñata Pit (a family friendly zone with face painters, build a Piñata…)

Contests (Best Taco, Jalapeño Eating…)

Activities (Cornhole, Selfie Walls…)

Raffles and Prizes (Including a trip to Mexico!)

THE 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! Registered runners receive:

A race shirt memorializing their effort.

Complimentary food tickets

A race number that serves as their raffle ticket for great prizes.

The race number is also an entry ticket for our contests.

A limited-edition Cinco de MayoThon .05k bumper sticker.

View Event →
Special Weekly Meeting with Guest Speaker Rotary International President Ian H.S. Riseley
Jun
6
7:00 AM07:00

Special Weekly Meeting with Guest Speaker Rotary International President Ian H.S. Riseley

The Club's June 5 weekly meeting has been moved to Wednesday, June 6th and changed to a Breakfast Meeting.  
Doors open at 7:00 am, meeting 7:30 – 8:30 am.

Special guest speaker is RI President Ian H.S. Riseley. 

Please RSVP for this meeting by May 31, 9 am. 

Visiting Rotarians can register on the District's website.  

View Event →
B-CC Club Installation Dinner
May
29
6:00 PM18:00

B-CC Club Installation Dinner

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
Dessert
Cost $65 per person   ~   Business Attire
RSVP by May 22, 2018 to Nancy

               

View Event →
B-CC Rotary Club Happy Hour
May
10
5:00 PM17:00

B-CC Rotary Club Happy Hour

Ah-Spring!

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. 

 

View Event →
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

  • Norfolk Avenue Bethesda, MD, 20814 United States (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

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.

View Event →
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

View Event →
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.

View Event →
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.  

View Event →
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.

View Event →
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. 

 

View Event →
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

 

View Event →