On Wednesday, March 20th, Cole Theuerl a 6th grader from CrossRoads Intermediate was recognized for being the Rotary Club of Lake Murray-Irmo Student of the Month. He was present with her parents, as well as, his principal Justin Thomas and his teacher Kathy Fuller. After telling us all the great things Cole does Mr. Thomas said he just described a great teacher, we shall see what the future holds for Cole. Thank you to Sonic of Ballentine for sponsoring our student-of-the-month program.
Our speaker Wednesday, March 13th was Mr. Alan Buck. You might know him as the little brother of our very own Mr. Brian Buck. Alan came and spoke to the club about SpaceX. SpaceX is a company that, Telsa owner Elon Musk, started in 2002. This is a private American owned Aerospace manufacturer and space transportation company. The company’s focus is to develop a reusable launch system. It was very interesting to learn about this company and its future goals. As always the club was thrilled to have Mr. Buck as a guest speaker.
Mr. Alex Lewis was inducted as a new member of the Rotary Club of Lake Murray-Irmo. Mr. Lewis works a Wealth Advisor at Blackbridge Financial. The membership is excited to welcome Mr. Lewis as a new member of our club.
Our club will be participating in the Rise Against Hunger event at Spring Valley High School this Saturday, March 16th. This is a really great and fun event, so don’t miss it! Let Kevin know if you will be able to attend if you haven’t already signed up.
The speaker for Wednesday, March 13th is Mr. Alan Buck. He is going to speaking to us about Space X. We should be in for a treat! So don’t miss him tomorrow. Join us and hear what he has to say!
Our speaker for this Wednesday is Mr. Tom Patton. Mr. Patton is with the S.C. Forestry Commission. Please come out and hear what he has to say.
The Golf Tournament is coming up April 23rd. We have big goals to reach this year, so make sure you are asking everyone you know to sponsor or play in the tournament. See the brochure for more information.
On Wednesday, February 27th, three members of the Rotary Club of Lake Murray-Irmo were presented with their Multiple Paul Harris+ pins. These Rotarians have donated to the Rotary Foundation multiple times and are awarded a pin of recognition. The recipients included: Mr. Brian Buck, Mrs. Jacqueline Buck, and Mrs. T C Kay. Mrs. Buck passed her pin on to her daughter Ms. Shannon Kleynenberg for her “Service above Self” as a Richland County Sheriffs Deputy. The club is honored to have these philanthropic Rotarians as members of the Rotary Club of Lake Murray-Irmo. “Service above Self”.
Our speaker for Wednesday, February 27th was Mr. Walker McKay. He spoke to us about ways our club can reach our fundraising goals for our
Our BBQ Fundraiser is going to be Thursday, March 7th. Make sure to get your tickets from Jim Wellman.