No Meeting on Monday, December 5, 2016

REMINDER:  We will NOT meet this Monday, December 5, 2016 because of our Centennial Gala which will be on Friday, December 9, 2016.  We are hoping for full participation from all of our members.  If you have not RSVP’d, there is still time.  We have extended the deadline and will take RSVPs until Monday, December 5.

We look forward to seeing everyone on Friday!

November 28: Jeff Ruble; Richland County Economic Development

jeff-ruble-photo-1-14-14Hope everyone had a wonderful time with family and friends over the Thanksgiving Holiday.  We have a great program lined up for Monday, November 28, 2016.  Jeff Ruble, Director of Economic Development for Richland County, will address the club.  Don’t forget to use your VIP card and bring a guest to the meeting!

Also, please remember the deadline to purchase tickets for the Columbia Rotary Centennial Celebration is THIS THURSDAY.  If you have not purchased your tickets yet, please do so on Monday.  We’ll have board members present to assist you with your tickets.  Cash, check or charge!  This is an important event celebrating 100 years of Rotary service to our community and we are hoping for 100% participation.  Rotary International President John Germ will be in attendance and it is sure to be a festive event!


Gen. Pete Johnson-Ft. Jackson will address Columbia Rotary on Monday, November 14, 2016.

johnson-200x250Please join us at Columbia Rotary on Monday, November 14, 2016.  General Pete Johnson, the 49th Commander of Ft. Jackson will be our featured speaker.  Please click here for a full bio.  This would be an ideal meeting to use a VIP Card to invite a guest to experience our club.  Hope to have great attendance for the General’s visit!

Columbia Rotary: Bob McAlister and Antjuan Seawright will address the club on Monday, November 7, 2016.

We have a great meeting planned for Monday, November 7th.  Bob McAlister (McAlister Communications) and Antjuan Seawright (Sunrise Communications) will engage the club in a discussion about this unprecedented Presidential Election and talk about how both sides of the aisle can come together once the Election is over.  This will be a great meeting and we hope you will bring a guest.  We’ll also have our Rotary VIP cards available at the Sergeant At Arms table.  Pick up a few and introduce a some new people to Rotary!