Category: Satellite

George Alley Visits Tryon Estates Rotarians

Rotarian George Alley, Executive Director of Thermal Belt Outreach Ministries (TBOM), visited the Rotary Satellite Club of Tryon – TE at their meeting on Tuesday, February 18th to acquaint the club with the history, functions and future vision of his organization. Tryon Estates Rotarians learned …

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Polk County Historical Association Museum

Columbus Mayor Pat McCool and Becky Hudson presented an overview of the Polk County Historical Association Museum and the birth of the County to the Rotary Satellite Club of Tryon – TE (Tryon Estates) at it’s February 4 meeting. They shared an extremely interesting description …

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Ben Woodward – 8th Paul Harris Fellowship

Ben Woodward was presented his 8th Paul Harris Fellowship by Doug Fowler at the November 4th meeting of the Rotary Satellite Club of Tryon TE (Tryon Estates). Paul Harris Fellowships are awarded to honor individuals in recognition of their generous support of the Rotary Foundation …

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Guiding Reins Visits Tryon Estates Rotarians

Diane Prewitt founder of Guiding Reins visited the Rotary Satellite Club of Tryon-TE on Tuesday December 3rd to familiarize the members and other Tryon Estates residents with her equine assisted therapy program. This Polk County based program is designed to assist veterans, first responders and …

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Tryon Estates Rotarians Host Michelle Fortune

St. Luke CEO

Michelle Fortune, CEO of St Luke’s Hospital was the guest speaker at the October 15 meeting of the Rotary Satellite Club of Tryon – TE. During a meeting where the entire Tryon Estates community was invited, Michelle provided an overview of the 90 year history …

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Tryon Estates Rotarians Briefed on The Lanier Library

A program on a unique local treasure, the Lanier Library was presented to the members of the Rotary Satellite Club of Tryon – TE at their regular meeting on October 1st by the library’s director, Amber Keeran. Amber explained that since 1890 this private membership …

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Doug Henderson Newest Tryon Estates Rotarian

Doug Henderson was inducted into the Rotary Satellite Club of Tryon – TE at it’s meeting on Tuesday, September 17 th at Tryon Estates by Chair Mike Dickenson. Doug, a former Rotarian, is retired from a distinguished career that included County Treasurer of Beaufort, South …

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Saluda Historic Depot

The members of the Rotary Satellite Club of Tryon – Tryon Estates had the good fortune of receiving a highly intriguing presentation on the history of the Saluda Historic Depot and Museum by David O’Brien at it’s September 17th meeting. They learned that during the …

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Councilman Robert Williamson Briefs Tryon Estates Rotarians

At the July 16th meeting of the Rotary Satellite Club of Tryon, Columbus Councilman Robert Williamson spoke to the Tryon Estates Rotarians and other community residents. His briefing entitled “The Social Economic Overview of Polk County and Columbus” covered a wide variety of subjects including …

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