Club Social

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Sep 192017

In lieu of our normal Wednesday morning meeting, we will have a club social on Tuesday, September 26th. This will take place at the Hilton Garden Inn (434 Columbiana Drive).  The social will be from 6pm to 7pm. Please remember to bring guest!

Board Meeting

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Sep 192017

This is a reminder the next board meeting will be Thursday, September 21st at 7:30. Please try your best to attend.

Speaker for Wednesday

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Sep 192017

Our speaker for tomorrow is going to be Catherine Kennedy from Columbia Green. She will be speaking about all the ways Columbia Green has made the Midlands a beautiful place to live.

Event Postponed

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Sep 062017

Due to the threat of Hurricane Irma the Rotary District 7770 has decided to postpone the District Club Foundation, Membership and Public Chair Image Training Seminar that was suppose to take place Friday, September 8th. More information to come about when it will be rescheduled.

Speakers for September

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Sep 052017

Our guest speakers for September are:

  September 6th- Sheriff Leon Lott with Richland County Sheriff Department

September 13th- Travis Banks

September 20th- Catherine Kennedy- Columbia Green

Aug 312017

On Wednesday, August 30th we had a non-Rotarian Paul Harris presentation. Stacey Atkinson recognized her friend and colleague Lauren Wilkie. Lauren is a servant to her community. Here is a little about her:

Lauren Wilkie is a Licensed Independent Masters Social Worker who specializes in community and organizational change through program development and evaluation.  She is a community educator in poverty and homelessness and supervises case managers and interns on how to give direct services to clients. Lauren has been directing and developing programs for non-profits in Columbia, SC since 2006. Currently, she is the Program Director at Transitions, where she oversees program development and data evaluation for a 260-bed facility as well as a 240-bed facility in the Winter the Inclement Weather Center. She has helped hundreds of people into permanent housing and has in the last year has developed programs specialized for youth in transition, seniors, emergency assistance, mobile housing outreach and financial stability. In addition to her work at Transitions, Lauren volunteers with several different philanthropic and community organizations.  She is the current Chair of Women in Philanthropy and serves as a member of Young Leaders Society and Campaign Committee with the United Way of the Midlands. Lauren was a 2016 top ten recipient for the Capital Young Professional Award by Columbia Metropolitan for 2017 where it was shared that “everywhere that Lauren has worked has benefited from her effort, creativity and drive. She is one of Columbia’s experts on social work, and her knowledge and determination make the Midlands a better community.”

The Rotary Club of Lake Murray-Irmo is glad to have been able to present the Paul Harris award to Lauren Wilkie.


Speaker 8.30.17

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Aug 312017

Our speaker Wednesday, August 30th was Mr. Doug Boyd, owner of Swamp Cabbage Brewery. He talked to us about what it was like trying to start a brewery in Columbia. How Swamp Cabbage Brewery is 1 of 3 breweries in Columbia. He also talked about the process of getting Swamp Cabbage beers into the restaurants and stores. He mentioned how they only make 4 different brews, but they add something different to each brew, that way they have more beers on tap. If you are looking to explore Columbia, try new things and love beer this might be a place you want to add to your list.

Speaker August 30th

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Aug 292017

Tomorrow our speaker will be Mr. Doug Boyd from Swamp Cabbage Brewery. This brewery is located in the Rosewood Dr area near Williams Brice Stadium. Come learn about this brewery and all they have to offer.


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