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Event Name: Habitat Workday Description: Working on trim and flooring. Saturday August 6: Habitat Workday 9am-1pm Location: Foscoe site – From the Wendy’s (Blowing Rock Road/Hwy 105 S intersection) in Boone, take 105 S towards Banner Elk and follow 11 … Continue reading

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#Rotary Leadership: The Gang Meets Gary


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8/2 Meeting: A Conversation with District Gov. Gary Dills

On Tuesday, 8/2, newly-elected District Governor Gary Dills visited the Boone Sunrise Rotary Club for the first time since being chosen for the position. A retired Air Force colonel, Dills urged members to embrace Rotary International’s 2016-17 theme, “Rotary Serving … Continue reading

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Watauga Superintendent “Schools” Boone #Rotary – in a Good Way

Boone Sunrise Rotarians heard about the Top 10 issues facing local schools during a visit by Watauga County Superintendent of Schools Scott Ellliot. The presentation probably drew the highest number (and most thoughtful) questions of any this year. Dr. Elliott … Continue reading

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Time for a TAP Update

Dear Rotarians: I would like to share the Rotary TAP Report that we have just submitted to the Rotary Foundation this afternoon.  Please share as widely as possible.  I am very gratified and happy with the work that together we … Continue reading

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