Meeting Schedule

July 5, 2016

Regular Membership Meeting

Speaker is Justice of Peace, Todd Clements

 

July 12, 2016

Regular Membership Meeting

Speaker is St John Supt of Schools, Kevin George

 

 

 July 19, 2016

Regular Membership Meeting

Speaker is Annette Wray, President of River Parish Chamber of Commerce

 

 July 26, 2016

Regular Membership Meeting

Speakers are Returning RYLA Students and Rotary Youth Exchange Student

 

 

 

Welcome

Big Game Raffle Tickets Available PDF Print E-mail
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Wednesday, 06 July 2016 19:30

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The Rotary Big Game Raffle tickets are available for purchase until August 15, 2016. Tickets cost $20 each and can be purchased from any member of the Rotary Club of LaPlace.  The winners will be drawn by the Metairie Rotary Club on August 26th. There will be 40 prizes to 40 winners. Most prizes consist of tickets to Saints or LSU football games for the coming season. Proceeds from the raffle will be used for Rotary charitable projects in the community.

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2016-2017 Officers Installed PDF Print E-mail
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Sunday, 26 June 2016 03:08

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2016-2017 Board of Directors l to R: Harry Glidden, President; Raj Pannu, President Elect; Melanie Basile, Past President; Eliana DeFrancesch, Secretary; Robbie Tomeny, Treasurer; Poonam Oberoi, Director; Cheryl Millet, Vice President; Anita Dabon, Director.  Not Present was Damon Davis, Sgt at Arms.

 
2016 Stephanie Wilking Youth Award Given to Alex Watkins PDF Print E-mail
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Tuesday, 05 July 2016 21:47

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Paula Wilking, mother of Stephanie Wilking, presents 2016 Outstanding Youth Award to Alex Watkins.

The Rptary Club of LaPlace at their installation banquet on June 21, 2016, presented the annual Stephanie Wilking Outstanding Youth Award to Alex Watkins, son of Mr. and Mrs. Charles Watkins of LaPlace.  Alex was recognized for his leadership and community projects associated with his recognition as an Eagle Scout and his leadership of other youth in the Scouting program.  Alex will be a junior at ESJH this coming year.  The Award was named in Honor of Stephanie Wilking, the Rotary Citizen of the Year in1997.  Stephanie died of meningitis in 2001 at the age of 17. 

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2016 Rotary Year End Awards PDF Print E-mail
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Tuesday, 05 July 2016 22:04

 

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President, Melanie Basile presents Rookie of the Year Award to Robbie Tomeny

 

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  President, Melanie Basile, presents Rotarian of the Year Award to Harry Glidden

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

At their annual installation banquet the Rotary Club of LaPlace recognized Robbie Tomeny as Rookis of the Year and Harry Glidden as Rotarian of the Year. Both Presentations were made by Melanie Basile, Club President for the 2015-2016 year. Harry Glidden and Melanie Basile were also recognized with Paul Harris Fellow Awards.The recipients for these awards were selected by previous vote of the club members.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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2016 Arceneaux Award to Steve Montz PDF Print E-mail
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Tuesday, 05 July 2016 21:30

arceneaux award presentationClub President Melanie Basile presenting the Arceneaux Award to Steve Montz.

The Rotary Club of LaPlace presented the annual Delton Arceneaux Citizen of the Year Award to Steve Montz at their installation banquet on June 21, 2016, for his community impact and leadersip in youth sports activities, and his efforts to assist the victims of the recent tornado in LaPlace.  This award is presented annually to a citizen who shows service beyond self to meet a community need.  It is named in memory of Delton Arceneaux a Rotarian and long time community activist.

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Weekly Lunches

The Rotary Club of La Place meets each Tuesday at noon at the Sicily's Italian Buffet, located at 214 Belle Terre Blvd. in La Place.

Guests are always welcome to join us other than when a business meeting is scheduled on the third Tuesday of every month.  Visiting Rotarians are always welcome!  We ask that you arrive no later than 11:50 AM.

Visitor lunch fee is $13.00

Club Announcements

2016-2017  Officers Announcement

The club is pleased to announce our new officers for the 2016-2017 Rotary year: President: Harry Glidden, President-Elect: Raj Pannu,   Past-President: Melanie Basile, Vice-President: Cheryl Millet,  Secretary: Eliana DeFrancesch, Sergeant at Arms: Damon Davis, Treasurer: Robbie Tomeny, Directors: Poonam Oberoit and  Anita Dabon

We will be hosting Bingo the first Tuesday of every month at Place du Bourg. Please contact Robbie Tomeny if you are able to volunteer.

 

 

 

 

For more information please contact  Harry Glidden at 504-417-6906

 

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