Month: October 2018

Dr. Allen Monroe – World Traveler

The Rotary Club of Tryon was very fortunate to have Dr. Allen Monroe speak at their October 24th meeting.  Rotarian Larry Poe introduced Dr. Monroe as Professor Emeritus of Social Sciences at Cedarville University and let the Club know that he would be sharing information about …

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Community Chorus 2018

The Community Chorus will present their Christmas Concert on December 9, 2018 at 3:00 PM in the Polk County High School Auditorium. The guest director for the 2018 Christmas Concert will be Dr. Susan Lyle of the Congregational Church of Tryon. The Community Chorus includes …

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World Polio Day 2018

Join Rotary International in our fight to End Polio now. Live Stream Event @ https://www.endpolio.org/ October 24, 2018   6:30PM Poliomyelitis (polio) is a paralyzing and potentially fatal disease that still threatens children in some parts of the world.  The poliovirus invades the nervous system and can …

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Reading is Fundamental at Polk Central Elementary

Recently eleven Rotarians participated in the RIF (Reading Is Fundamental) program at Polk Central Elementary School.  The Rotary Club of Tryon has been providing this program for 16 years.  Led by Rotarian, Carolyn Jones, the following Rotarians participated: Barbara Smith, Alex Hagerty, Beth McCallister, Don …

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2018 Shrimpfest

On October 13, the Rotary Club of Tryon hosted the 2018 Shrimpfest in the Harmon Field covered gym.  The Shrimpfest is an annual event where friends and family gather for food and fellowship while supporting the work of the Rotary Club. This year’s event was …

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Ken Shull Selected as Rotary District Governor

At the October 11th meeting of the Rotary Club of Tryon, representatives from Rotary District 7670 were present to announce that local Rotarian Ken Shull has been selected as District Governor for Rotary year 2021-2022. As District Governor, Shull will provide leadership and guidance for …

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Beth McCallister – New Rotary Member

The Rotary Club of Tryon recently welcomed Beth McCallister to its ranks. She was inducted into the membership by Rotary President Fred Hartley. Rotary International is a service club that has 1.2 million members worldwide.  Since 1985, Rotary International has been leading the fight to …

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District Governor – Isaac Owolabi

At the October 4th meeting of the Rotary Club of Tryon, District Governor Isaac B. Owolabi made an official visit to the club and was the guest speaker.  As District Governor of Rotary International District 7670, Owolabi has oversight of the 48 Rotary Clubs throughout …

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