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Ardmore, OK
We meet Wednesdays at 12:00 PM
Dornick Hills Country Club
519 Country Club Road
(Country Club Rd. & Chickasaw Blvd.)
Ardmore, OK  73401
United States of America
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2019-20 Club Executives
President
Vice President/President Elect
Immediate Past President
Treasurer
Rotary Foundation Chair
Secretary
Membership Chair/Webmaster
 
THE ROTARY CLUB OF ARDMORE, OKLAHOMA

Are you an established professional who wants to make positive changes in our community and the world? Our members are dedicated people who share a passion for community service and friendship. Becoming a Rotarian connects you with a diverse group of professionals who share your drive to give back.

 
Stories
Date: March 11, 2020
 
Amy Hanus called the Club meeting to order.  Peggy Maher was the Rotarian of the Day.  Peggy led the invocation and also led the Club in the Pledge of Allegiance and the 4-Way Test.
 
Junior Rotarians
 
The following Junior Rotarians were presented to the club by Erica Watkins:
  • Kalie Davis, Ardmore
  • Ethan Lyles, Ardmore
  • Jake Geurin, Plainview
  • Ryle Pyles, Plainview
 
Announcements
  • The OSU Opera will perform From a Valley and Speed Dating this Friday at 7:30 pm at the Goddard Center.
  • The Aquila Theatre will perform 1984 at the Goddard Center next Saturday, March 21st.  Tickets are still available.
  • The movie Black Wall Street Burning will be showed on March 22nd at the Goddard Center at 2:00 pm and 4:00 pm.
  • Emmett Hudgins provided the monthly Rotarian magazine report.
 
Guest Speaker
 
The guest speaker today was Charles Brady III, GIS Coordinator for the City of Ardmore and co-chair for the Complete Count Census group.  Charles spoke about the importance of having all Ardmoreites fill out the census and how each completed survey equals more federal funds for Ardmore, Carter County, and Oklahoma.  OK Policy will be host a Census Launch Party on April 3, 2020 from 5:30 to 8:00 pm at Fraley Park.  Expected guests include the OKC Thunder Girls, Rowdy, some Thunder players and the Chickasaw Stomp Dancers.
 
 
There were 29 members and 10 guests, for a total of 39, present.
 
Guests
 
Charles Brady III, guest speaker and guest of Peggy Maher
Ryle Pyles, Junior Rotarian
Tina Pyles, parent of Junior Rotarian
Jake Guerin, Junior Rotarian
Carmella Geurin, parent of Junior Rotarian
Shawn Geurin, parent of Junior Rotarian
Kalie Davis, Junior Rotarian
Dee Davis, parent of Junior Rotarian
Ethan Lyles, Junior Rotarian
Julie Lyles, parent of Junior Rotarian
Date: March 4, 2020
 
David Powell called the Club meeting to order.  Betsy Wright was the Rotarian of the Day.  Emmett Hudgins led the invocation and Betsy led the Club in saying the Pledge of Allegiance and the recitation of the 4-Way Test.
 
Announcements
 
Paul Reed submitted his new member application.  Application will be sent out to membership for review.
 
Guest Speaker
 
The guest speaker today was Ken Gould, South Central Area Manager for Oklahoma Works and the Oklahoma Employment Security Commission. Ken spoke about employment trends in Carter County and the State of Oklahoma. Ken’s office covers 6 offices and serves 19 counties.  The office is the only 100% federally funded state agency.  The OK Works office specializes in job fairs, reemployment efforts, and hiring events.
25 members, 2 guests, for a total of 27, were present.
 
Guests
 
Ken Gould, Guest Speaker and Guest of Betsy Wright
Paul Reed, Guest of Darrell Scott