News Around The District
DG Shannon Coleman's July Message

Happy New Year, District 5870! Over the past few years, the importance and power of connection has been evident as we have come together to help those in need.  What amazes me most is that this heart felt desire to help others took place on a global level.  We have all witnessed how much can be achieved by working together. 

New Rotary Year Check List
Time to get ready for the NEW ROTARY YEAR! Download this NEW YEAR PUBLIC IMAGE CHECK LIST 2022-2023 .. to get you started.
NW Austin Installation at the Nyle Maxwell's Vehicles Unique Museum
You snooze you lose!  This is the only way to say that if you missed last night's installation at Nyle Maxwell's Vehicles Unique Museum, you missed the event of the year.
Temple Rotary Dedicates Little Library, Park Bench, Trees at housing authority; Partners with Altrusa for books
Rotary Club of Temple dedicated a “Little Library," a Rotary bench and two trees at Central Texas Housing Consortium’s Jonathan Moore Apartments in Temple on Wednesday morning.
Join West Austin Rotarians on July 9th at 6pm for the perfect summer event at Water2Wine, 3300 West Anderson Ln. Wine tasting, great Mexican food, live music and art show. Raise a glass to celebrate friends, summer and service! Click to buy tickets.
2022 Education Grant Recipients Lakeway / Lake Travis Rotary Club
Education Grant Winners include:1. Brogan Leonard - Attending TEEX Fire Academy, Texas A&M University, $5,4002. Mia Garcia - Attending Texas Tech University,  $5,0003. Kiersten Crespell - Attending Texas A&M University, Central Texas, $5,0004. Emily Urista - Attending Texas A&M University, $5,0005. Sofia Gonzales - Attending Wellsley College, $5,0006. Jack Mann - Attending Texas A&M University, $2,5007. Jamey Etheridge - Attending Texas A&M University, $2,5008. Joelle Halfmann - Attending University of Oklahoma, $2,5009. Juan Pablo Urista - Attending Carnegie Mellon University, $2,100
Bike Racks Project for the City of Bastrop
The Rotary Club of Bastrop County worked with the City of Bastrop on a “Bike Racks for the City of Bastrop” project.  The objective of this project is to support Bastrop City goals for a “multi-modal transportations” approach to encourage bicycling and walking for enjoyment of the city by residents and visitors. 
Rotary Club of Pflugerville Awards $25,000 in Scholarships
May 25th was an exciting day for the Rotary Club of Pflugerville because it was our annual Scholarship Awards Banquet.
Saying Thank you to our Ft. Hood Military Troops!
During these fun summer months, the Rotary Clubs of Austin & Killeen had an opportunity to host a military family for the weekend through Operation Vacation-Ft. Hood at the Aiden Best Western@ Austin hotel.
Celebrating a Great First Year
Rotary Club of Austin North Metro, one of District 5870's two Passport Clubs, celebrated their first full year at the Anchor Bar in Round Rock on June 13th. The Gavel was passed from President Miriam Moorman to President Elect Dian Edwards as the club celebrated the year's accomplishments including a Rotary Citation, a new EAFK program, and a successful First Annual Bowl-A-Thon which is hoped to become the club's signature fundraiser.
1st Gen Belton HS Student Receives $10,000 Temple Rotary Scholarship
The Rotary Club of Temple presented a $10,000 scholarship Thursday (June 9) to Jasmyne Joseph, a first-generation college-bound Belton High School senior.
2022 Thomas R. Kirk Scholarship Recipients
The McGregor Rotary Club hosted a Scholarship Luncheon on May 18, 2022 to honor 7 McGregor High School Seniors who were awarded the Thomas R. Kirk Scholarship for this year.
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Scholarships Awarded
Each year, the Rotary Club of Marble Falls awards $10,000 to local seniors striving to further their education by attending a trade school, 2 year or 4 year college program.  This year, 5 scholarships were awarded to students from Marble Falls High School.  We wish them well on their next phase of life!
Celebration of Life - June
Upcoming Events
July Theme: Bring a Friend to Rotary
Jul 01, 2022 – Jul 31, 2022
Waco Sunrise Annual Golf Tournament
Bear Ridge Golf Club
Jul 08, 2022
Temple's Killer Dueling Piano Show
Mayborn Convention Center
Jul 08, 2022 6:30 PM
76th Annual Fish Fry
Lakeside Pavilion
Jul 09, 2022 4:00 PM
West Austin Rotary's Sips & Dips Fundraiser
Water 2 Wine
Jul 09, 2022
7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Variety of Texas - Peaceable Kingdom
Jul 17, 2022 – Jul 22, 2022
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