Tag: Rotary Club

Making Thanksgiving celebrations happy

Members of the Rotary Club of SaddleBrooke team up with the board of directors of IMPACT of Southern Arizona, the Golder Ranch Fire Department, and the Elks Lodge to help provide Thanksgiving dinners for area residents in need.

By Barbara Barr The Rotarians from the Rotary Club of SaddleBrooke are about to share in the joy of making Thanksgiving happy for many area residents in need. Collaborating with IMPACT of Southern Arizona, the Golder Ranch Fire Department, and the Catalina Mountain Elks Lodge, members of the Rotary Club of SaddleBrooke will help provide Thanksgiving meals…

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Left to right: Teree Bergman from Dove Mountain Rotary Club, Randy Brooks from the Marana Rotary Club, President John Barnett and Jim Lamb from Oro Valley Rotary Club, Tom Simester and Barbara Barr from the Rotary Club of SaddleBrooke, and Services Chair Mary Thompson and Treasurer Roger Swett from SaddleBrooke Sunrise Rotary Club.

Wolf Tombe In a first of its kind meeting for the Rotary Club of SaddleBrooke, President Barbara Barr invited other Region 6 District 5500 Rotary clubs to participate in a panel discussion about their signature fundraising projects as well as their service projects, and the things they do that make them unique. Participating on the…

Be a well informed voter

Barbara Barr On Thursday, Oct. 17 at the SaddleBrooke One Clubhouse, the Rotary Club of SaddleBrooke invites to join us to learn more about the bond issues on the ballot in November. It doesn’t matter if you are registered with a party, or not. What is important is to be an informed voter. Members of the…

The passing of the gavel

Left to right: Assistant Governor Mary Strauss assists outgoing President Doug May as he passes the gavel to the incoming president, Barbara Barr.

Stephen Argentati The Rotary Club of SaddleBrooke recently celebrated its annual Passing of the Gavel ceremony, where past president Doug May “passed the gavel” to the incoming president, Barbara Barr. Barbara has been a powerhouse rotarian for many years, and we are excited to begin the new year with her at the helm! The assistant…

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Tales from Biosphere 2 – back by popular demand Barbara Barr On Thursday, Aug. 15, the Rotary Club of SaddleBrooke cordially invites members of our community to hear “Biospherean” Linda Leigh present “Tales of Biosphere 2.” Linda was a resident of Biosphere 2 for two years and selected the combination of plants that went into…

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Rotary presents: Senior Village at SaddleBrooke Barbara Barr Join us on Thursday, August 8, at the SaddleBrooke One Clubhouse to learn all about the latest from Senior Village. The board of directors of Senior Village will be visiting with us and filling us in on all the details on their organization. Whether you are just…

SaddleBrooke Rotary honor Oracle Ford

Barbara Barr Members of the Rotary Club of SaddleBrooke honored Mark Phelps and Oracle Ford for their support and contributions to the Fore For Kids Charity Golf Fundraiser. Oracle Ford has been such a long-time supporter of Fore For Kids that no one can ever remember when they weren’t a sponsor of the event. Oracle…

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Master Gardener offers gardening tips to Sunrise Rotary Club Brianne Spaeth Lyle Larson, a Certified Master Gardener, spoke this week at the SaddleBrooke Sunrise Rotary Club. He moved to SaddleBrooke after living many years in Vancouver, Washington and the upper Northwest. After working for many years with the landscape of the Northwest, he was in…

Honoring the Teacher of the Year

Barbara Barr It’s hard to find ways to thank our teachers who make such a difference in the lives of our children. Each year the Rotary Club of SaddleBrooke tries to thank the top teacher in the Oracle School District. Annually, the club works with the Superintendent to select the Teacher of the Year. This…

Meet “Mr. Cloud-Maven, Art Rangno

Barbara Barr Do the cloud formations over the Santa Catalinas fascinate you? Come join us and be totally amazed as The Rotary Club of SaddleBrooke learns all about the Santa Catalina Clouds from climatologist, Art Rangno. Art will be speaking to the club at our lunch meeting on Thursday, May 16, at the SaddleBrooke Clubhouse.…