Meet your Outgoing President

“Reflections of the 16-17 Rotary Year from President Terri”  With the close to the Rotary year approaching, we have the opportunity to reflect on the progress our club has made and where we see our future. I realized that not everyone has had the opportunity to witness close up how our club works and all […]

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2017-18 Committee Selection Forms

2017-18 Committee Selection Online Form Dear Fellow Rotarians, I am excited to begin our new Rotary year on July 1.  The Rotary International theme for 2017-18 is “Rotary – Making a Difference”.   The best way each of you can make a difference is to get involved with your Club, starting at the committee level. […]

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2017-18 Inaugural RSVP

Please join the Rotary Club of Oklahoma City for the 107th Inauguration of President Ellen Fleming & the 2017-18 Board of Directors June 27, 2017 Oklahoma City Golf & Country Club  7000 N.W. Grand Blvd. 6:00p Reception- 6:45p Dinner $75.00 per person billed on Quarterly Statement Business Attire No Tuesday Luncheon Meeting at the Petroleum Club […]

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Birthdays July – Dec 2017

July – 2017 Birthdate     Rotarian          Business 1-Jul   Larry Anderson     Larry Anderson, PC 1-Jul   John Harrington    John Harrington, Attorney 2-Jul   Jeff Houpt       Automation Integrated 2-Jul   Gary Lumpkin    Okla. Court of Criminal Appeals 2-Jul   Suzanne Mitchell    U.S. Magistrate […]

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A Rotary Trailblazer

A Rotary Trailblazer by Emily Stratton David was 3 years old when he went to his first Rotary meeting. Many of us remember his dad, Marty Postic, who was one of our past district governors. When you grow up with a dad at that level, Rotary has a meaningful presence in your life early on. […]

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2016-17 Perfect Attenders

As of June 6, 2017, the following Rotarians have perfect attendance. They are to be commended for their efforts. Rotarian Years Harold Armstrong 43 Barney Semtner 40 Harry Wilson 38 Jim Daniel 37 Rick Vermillion 35 Bill Bowden 27 Page Dobson 27 Jim Farha 27 Jeff Brown 24 John Dobson 24 Lou Gasbarra 23 Mike […]

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A New Look at Israel – Fred Morgan

“A New Look at Israel” By: Fred Morgan Recently, I had the wonderful opportunity to accompany a group of business leaders from across the United States to Israel. While most Americans visit Israel to tour the Holy Land’s historic and religious sites, the primary purpose of our trip was to learn about the vibrant economy […]

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Innovation in Okla. City

Innovation in Oklahoma City by Cathy O’Connor The Brookings Institution, along with the Project for Public Spaces, recently released the findings of their 18-month study on Oklahoma City’s proposed innovation district. The designated area connects the Oklahoma Health Center on the east side of Interstate 235 to Automobile Alley on the west. But the innovation […]

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Just Follow the Rules – Ron Page

Just Follow the Rules By Ron Page Travel has always been important to me. As a youngster, our annual automobile trips took us to all 48 contiguous states, most of the provinces of Canada, and most national parks; and my love of travel has never slowed. “Seeing the sights” would seem to be the primary […]

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Alzheimer’s Disease Impacts Each of Us

Alzheimer’s Disease Impacts Each of Us I always look forward to talking to John who moved recently into the retirement community. He was a high powered litigator in a large metropolitan area. His quick wit makes everyone’s day better. I can just imagine him back in his career days charming a jury. John has been […]

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Reception honoring Club 29 Past Presidents

A reception honoring Past Presidents of Rotary Club 29 was held May 4, 2017. Hosts were Past President and Mrs. Sam Hammons of  Edmond. Photographer – Carl Shortt   Past Presidents of Club 29 (Living) Dr. Dean Robertson (1966-67) Henry W. Browne, Jr.  (1977-78) Chris V. Speligene  (1979-80) Harold D. Armstrong (1981-82) Gabriel J. Zablatnik […]

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Thoughts on Retirement – Paul Moore

 Thoughts on Retirement -Paul Moore Disclaimer:  I only lasted 18 months in full retirement. Background:  February, 2012.  I survived surgery to remove a tumor in my ethmoid sinus, only to receive a diagnosis that I had IgG4 Related Disease.  This exotic illness had only had a name, in the US, for about a week before […]

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