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#BooneSunriseRotary News Briefs

It’s a busy time for the Boone Sunrise Rotary Club. Here are a few announcements and news items. In the News: President Rosa Ivey welcomed District Governor Gary Dills to the club on Tuesday, 8/2, prompting local news site High … Continue reading

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#Rotary Resource: What is #DACdb Again?

Have you logged on to DACdb yet? No, it’s not an obscure 1980’s punk band. What is it? District and Club Database (DACdb) is a powerful online tool that can take your Rotary experience from “blah” to awesome with just … Continue reading

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8/13: #RotaryService Project – Back2School Festival

The fourth annual Watauga County Back 2 School Festival will launch Saturday, Aug. 13, 10 am-2pm at Watauga High. Boone Sunrise Rotarians will have an opportunity to volunteer and live the Rotary motto of Service Above Self. Those wishing to … Continue reading

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August is #Rotary Membership Month

Did you know August is Rotary Membership Month? Here are some ideas on membership building from All Rotarians are ambassadors of Rotary and their clubs. This is especially relevant during Membership Month in August, when the focus is on … Continue reading

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8/9 #Rotary Tuesday Meeting: Boone Town Planning Director Bill Bailey

On Tuesday, Aug. 9, the Boone Sunrise Rotary Club welcomes Boone Planning Director Bill Bailey. Bailey was hired as the director of development services for the town of Boone in 2010, arriving after a career working as a land planner and … Continue reading

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