Welcome to the Rotary Club of Castle Rock

We are a local community service organization who believe in Service Above Self.

 Visitors are always welcome to join us during our weekly Wednesday meetings from 7:15 - 8:30 AM at:  

Village Inn
207 E. Wolfensberger Rd.
Castle Rock, CO 80104

Map to our meeting location

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Welcome!

The Rotary Club of Parker, Colorado is a volunteer service organization whose members donate their time and resources to help others in the community and throughout the world.  We meet Thursday mornings from 6:45 - 8:15 a.m. for a breakfast meeting. Come join us for our for great fellowship and programs while learning more about this fantastic organization.  Please note, there is no morning meeting on the 4th Thursday of the month when we have an evening social gathering.  Guests are always welcome!

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Welcome!

The Rotary Club of Parker, Colorado is a volunteer service organization whose members donate their time and resources to help others in the community and throughout the world.  We meet Thursday mornings from 6:45 - 8:15 a.m. for a breakfast meeting. Come join us for our for great fellowship and programs while learning more about this fantastic organization.  Please note, there is no morning meeting on the 4th Thursday of the month when we have an evening social gathering.  Guests are always welcome!

- See more at: http://www.parkerrotary.org/#sthash.iBH7pZQG.dpuf
 
Speakers
Luke Stahmer, Board Member for Arc Thriftstores
Sep 26, 2018
Arc's accomplishments within the community
Deborah Westwood - Teen Court Coordinator
Oct 17, 2018
Offering an alternative for teens in Castle Rock
Gail Lehrmann, District 5450 Rotary Foundation
Oct 24, 2018
Gail will speak about World Polio Day (https://www.endpolio.org/world-polio-day)
5th Wednesday Evening Club Social - Guests Welcome
Oct 31, 2018
No morning meeting. Details to be announced.
Castle View High School Interact Club
Nov 07, 2018
Rotary club sponsors mentor and guide Interactors as they carry out projects and develop leadership
Jeffrey Cuneo, Executive Director
Nov 14, 2018
Colorado Juvenile Defender Center (http://cjdc.org/wp/)
Fran Pilch - Author
Nov 21, 2018
Surviving the Cambodian Genocide, the memoirs of Mac and Simone Leng from Pueblo
Honoring Member Joan Sjostrom
Jan 02, 2019
A celebration of the 25th anniversary of Joan's Club Presidency
 
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Home Page Stories

Membership chair Clark Hammelman, left, welcomes Ray Gehlen, the club's newest member. The club meets Wednesdays at 7 a.m. at the Village inn in Castle Rock. Visitors are always welcome.

The Rotary Club of Castle Rock has supported the Shelter Box program for years. Shelter Box, started by a local Rotary club, has expanded to a world-wide disaster relief organization which supplies items to help victims of natural disaster stabilize their lives. This week the club presented a $3,000 check to Dave Addor, center, for the program. Presenting the check were Elaine Love, club president, and Wes Schuneman, club foundation president. The club meets Wednesdays at 7 a.m. at the Village Inn restaurant in Castle Rock.
 
Sharon Sjostrom recently presented a Paul Harris Fellow pin to Jay Jacobson. The pin represents a certain level of giving to the Rotary International Foundation which helps promote the health, welfare and education of people around the world. The club meets Wednesday's at 7 a.m. at the Village Inn restaurant on Wolfensberger Road in Castle Rock. Visitors are always welcome.
 
Wes Schuneman, president of the Rotary Club of Castle Rock Foundation, presents a check to Tim and Rachel Bliss, from the Be About Bliss non-profit that builds and distributes food packages to students of low-income schools in Aurora during the holidays. The club meets Wednesdays at the Village Inn in Castle Rock. Visitors are always welcome.
 
Judson Mitchell accepts a Paul Harris Fellow pin from Sharon Sjostrom. The pin represents a certain level of giving to the Rotary International Foundation. The club meets Wednesday's at the Village Inn restaurant in Castle Rock. Visitors are always welcome.
 

Club members delivered Palisade Peaches Aug. 25 to hundreds of customers. Delivery went smoothly thanks to MedVed Chevrolet and the help of Rotarians from three different clubs in the area. Rotary thanks all our customers and hope they are enjoying the peaches. A final report recently shows the peach sales was a great success and will help the club fulfill its community service goals.

 

 

 

Rotary District 5450 Governor Sandy Mortensen visited the Rotary Club of Castle Rock last week. She talked about new district initiatives and what in Rotary has inspired her over the years.
 
Jerry Caruso accepts a $3,000 check from the Rotary Club of Castle Rock. Presenting the check were Wes Schuneman, Foundation President, left, Club President Elaine Love. The Caruso Family Charities' mission statement declares the charity "is dedicated to assisting families of a child, adolescent or young adult being treated in Colorado for a life-threatening illness of life-altering event. Our mission is to help relieve some of the financial pressures so the family may focus on caring for their sick child." For more information go to www.carusofamilycharities.org.
 
The Rotary Club of Castle Rock Foundation recently provided a grant to the Castle Rock Police Department that allowed its Victims' Assistant division to spruce up its reception area to make it more welcoming and friendly to those being served. In the photo are Les Houck, a member of the club, left, Debbie Lewis, Victim's Assistance Coordinator, and Wes Schuneman, the Foundation chair.
 
The Rotary Club of Castle Rock had its changeover dinner in late June and the new year brings a new club president, Elaine Love. Also at that meeting, Wes Schuneman was honored as the club's Rotarian of the Year. Paul Harris recognitions were given to Gordon Allott and John Wright.