2016 Spring Picnic was a Fun Time

Club members enjoyed a beautiful spring afternoon picnic lunch at Cedar Hills Park on Wednesday. The club’s biannual picnic was once again a nice break from our normal meeting format. We had several guests join us at an overall good turnout. More about Cedar Hills (Rotary) Park: Picnic photos:
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Members Enjoy Biannual Club Picnic

Wednesday September 2nd turned out to be a great day for the club picnic. With Sertoma Art Center closed for maintenance, we decided to schedule the picnic a little early instead of canceling. Luckily the weather was agreeable. A little warm perhaps but not hot by any means. More importantly it did not rain. About 35 members attended and enjoyed burgers, hot dogs and other picnic goodies. The club performed its usual start to the meeting with a four-way test themed invocation, the pledge of allegiance and a well sung version of America the Beautiful. As I was walking through
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Good Weather for the Club Picnic

With perfect weather on the Wednesday before the picnic, we all thought for sure it would rain on picnic day but the weather held out and we had a great time. Members met at the Cedar Hills Rotary Park instead of the usual venue. Sassool had hamburgers and hot dogs instead of their usual cuisine. Stella Ray, supervisor of Total Life Center in Raleigh, was made a Paul Harris Fellow. It was a nice afternoon for Rotary.
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Spring 2015 Club Assembly

Originally posted by Jay Williams on Apr 10, 2015 The club meeting on April 8th was our last Club Assembly for the Rotary Year. This gave us a chance to review some of our recent activity as a club and look forward to some upcoming activities over the next few months. President Jay Williams spoke about the upcoming District Conference on April 24th – 26th in New Bern, NC. Dee Dee Heard came to the podium to discuss our club dinner the Friday night of District Conference. We have over 20 North Raleigh Rotarians and spouses signed up already and
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2014 Club Fall Picnic at Cedar Hills Park

Originally posted by Gene Hirsch on Sep 03, 2014 Twice a year our club has a picnic in the “Rotary Park” just off Millbrook Road. Representatives from the Raleigh Parks and Recreation Department joined us for lunch to host a discussion about funding local park maintenance projects. The speaker for today’s “fall” meeting was David Shouse, Natural Resource Administrator for Raleigh. David spoke about the upcoming RALEIGH PARKS BOND REFERENDUM which will be on the ballot November 4th. The City believes we have one of the best park systems in the country but many facilities are aging and need maintenance
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