It’s that time of year again, and we need volunteers to sell ice cream at the Bellevue Rotary booth and carts at the BAM ARTSfair. You can sign up online for this fun annual event.
RSVP deadline for this event has passed. Questions? Contact Tara Lystad. *** There will be no regular noon meeting this Tuesday, June 27. Instead, Bellevue Rotary will be holding its Annual President’s Celebration, 5:30PM, at the Embassy Suites, 3225 158th Avenue SE, Bellevue. There will be a no-host bar, dinner, and free parking. Dress is […]
RSVP deadline for this event has passed. Questions? Contact Tara Lystad. *** The 2017 President’s Celebration will be held Tuesday, June 27, 5:30PM, at the Embassy Suites, 3225 158th Avenue SE, Bellevue. There will be a no-host bar, dinner, and free parking. Dress is business. There is no charge for Bellevue Rotarians. Cost for guest […]
Ted Ludwig, Past Bellevue Rotary President 1993‑1994, passed away in Georgia recently, as did his wife Marilyn. Although funeral services were held in Georgia, the family would like to invite you to a memorial service in Bellevue, to honor their memory, as well as the family and friendships they created here. The family asks any interested […]
The Inspiration Playground, Bellevue Rotary’s signature project, is opening on Wednesday, June 28th! Mark the date on your calendars and come to the Bellevue Downtown Park to celebrate with us.
We are looking for part-time drivers or anyone willing to open a spare bedroom for a visiting US-Russian Exchange Rotarian, with adult Rotarians, between Monday, May 29, through Tuesday, June 6. If you are available to volunteer as a driver or host, please contact District Rotarian Stan Miner (206.890.0855).
On Saturday, April 8, members of the Bellevue Rotary Club joined with other District Rotary friends and students from both the University of Washington and Seattle University to box 14,000 pounds of apples and pasta, which equates to 10,000 meals. Thank you to Thomas Knollmann for organizing this great event and providing these photos. The […]
BRC Youth Exchange Student Seema Tamang was treated to a special surprise on her 17th birthday with a “ride‑along” experience with the Bellevue Police Department! When Seema expressed great interest in what the inside of a police car would be like, Bellevue Rotarian (and Bellevue Police Chief) Steve Mylett made it happen. He contacted Police Captain […]
Photo courtesy of T.J. Woosley
Great news for fellowship aficionados! Mark your calendars now, as Howard Donkin has just received confirmation from Spoon Dickey, of the Enumclaw Ski Club, that he can host the annual Crystal Mountain overnight at their lodge at the ski base, from late Tuesday afternoon, April 4, to end of ski day Wednesday, April 5. This annual fellowship […]
Please join your fellow Rotarians, families, and guests on April 5th for the Spring Fling, from 4:00-8:00PM, at Pickering Barn in Issaquah, 1730 10th Ave NW, right next to Costco. This is a family- and guest-friendly event — spouses, partners, kids, grandkids, friends, prospective members, etc., are all welcome! Bring your appetites, as an excellent […]
Join us to help end child trafficking. On April, 4 Seattle #4 Rotary is hosting a private screening of the movie SOLD. Based on true stories, SOLD, is the story of Lakshmi, who journeys from a pastoral, rural village in Nepal to a gritty brothel/prison called Happiness House in Kolkata, India. Through one extraordinary girl’s […]
EVENT: The Roaring 20’s Spring Benefit Dinner will be held on Saturday, April 1, 2017 at 5:30pm. The evening begins with a complimentary dance lesson, cocktail reception featuring a full range of hors d’oeuvres, silent auction and speak easy, followed by dinner program and dancing. LOCATION: Meydenbauer Center, 11100 NE 6th Street, Bellevue, WA 98004 […]
Rotary First Harvest’s first ever online auction is running right now, with 80+ items to tempt you! No matter your age, gender or likes, the Hearts & Wine Online auction has something for everyone. How does a stay at the Grand Wailea Waldorf Astoria on Maui or a family pack of tickets to the Woodland Park Zoo […]
Join fellow District 5030 Rotarians at the 2017 District Conference in Portland, OR, with special conference rate at the Hilton of $159 (depending on your choice of room). Celebrate 100 years of the Rotary Foundation At the 1917 convention, outgoing RI President Arch C. Klumph proposed to set up an endowment “for the purpose of […]
Please join us for BRC Thirsty Thursday, from 6:00-8:00PM, at Scotty Browns, 958 111th Ave NE, Bellevue (425.449.8869). This month’s theme: Water & Sanitation Thirsty Thursday is a great way to introduce new and prospective Rotarians to our club and members. Bring your guests and show them the lighter side of Bellevue Rotary Club. Join us […]
The Bellevue Rotary First Harvest Work Party is held the second Saturday, every other month, from 8:30-11:00AM, at the Northwest Harvest Warehouse, 22220 68th Ave S, Kent. This is a wonderful and meaningful way to be a part of a hands-on project that helps people in our own community. All Rotarians, family members and friends […]
RSVP deadline for this event has passed. The Bellevue Rotary Club is proud to host the Roaring Twenties Benefit Dinner and Dance on Saturday, April 1, 2017, 5:30PM, at Meydenbauer Center, 11100 NE 6th Street, Bellevue. The event is presented by Betty and Kemper Freeman/The Bellevue Collection and will begin with a complimentary dance lesson, […]
Thank you to Bryce Matsuoka for organizing this month’s Rotary First Harvest work party and to Stan Kehl for providing these photos. Thank you also to all who participated. The next Bellevue Rotary First Harvest Work Party is Saturday, April 8, and is being organized by Thomas Knollmann. As usual, this is a great way […]
Do you or your company have a gently used iPad Mini that you no longer use? Please consider donating it to the Bellevue Rotary AV Technology Committee. Contact Russ Oliver (425-590-5515).
The next Bellevue Rotary Book Group discussion will be Wednesday, April 19, from 7:00‑9:00PM. It will be hosted by Katherine Thompson at her centrally located Downtown Bellevue office in Puget Sound Bank, 10500 NE 8th St, Suite 1500. The book for discussion is “The Underground Railroad,” by Colson Whitehead. If you have an ODD numbered birth year, […]
Congratulations to the following Rotarians for achieving perfect attendance the first half of the 2016-17 Rotary Year! To be eligible, you must have been a club member on July 1, 2016, and you must not have been on a leave of absence during the 6-month period. If your name is not on this list and […]
The Rotary Foundation sends audit teams into the field to observe and report on Global Grant projects around the world. These Rotarians are members of the “Cadre” of project examiners. Sometimes the review is BEFORE the fact … feasibility studies and the like. Sometimes, for large scale projects ($100,000+), they send out cadre members at mid-project […]