New Member Orientation, 11:30, Aug 29, for TEAMS & Service Opportunities


“Rotarians working with EDCI, one of our Service Projects”

All new members of this past year who missed the Aug. 8 New Member Orientation
are invited to a Special New Member Orientation at 11:30, Monday. Aug. 29.
Come learn about opportunities for Service Projects, and join a TEAM with other New Members,
hosted by a Past President for fellowship and information about our Club projects and activities.


New Members “Special” Orientation – 11:30 am, Aug. 29

Orientation 3-14-16The membership Committee invites all New Members of this past year who could not attend the Aug. 8 meeting, to come to an Orientation Meeting at 11:30 am, Monday, August 29 at the Convention Center, prior to the Club meeting that day.

New Members are encouraged to attend this meeting for general orientation and a refresher, but also to participate in a special part of the Orientation which will place you in Teams so that you can sit together at some of the club meetings, hosted by a Past President.

This will give you the opportunity to get to know some of the other New Members, to spend time with a Past President, and  be introduced to leaders of our Club Committees and Service Projects.

If you cannot attend on Aug. 29, please contact Brady Surles, , and he will work with you to join a Team.

Rotary & EDCI Camps: LEGO & STEAM

Rotary EDCI BC & Group

B C Dash examines LEGO used at the EDCI Camp with EDCI staffer LaDonta.  Here he is pictured in the EDCI computer lab with wife Asha, Peace Scholar Vanessa from Mexico.
In addition to creative building with LEGO, the children learned Coding from LaDonta.

We have 20 Rotarians volunteering for the STEAM Camp on Tuesdays,  July 12 – Aug 2, where they will serve as Classroom Assistants.   The STEAM Camp will include programs with EPA,  the Triangle Land Conservancy, Duke Gardens, and the Ellerbee Creek Association.



EDCI Summer Camp Opportunities

EDCI  Opportunities:    Work with young children!

Maureen Joy Charter School,  107 So. Driver Street
     We need Rotarians to be “Classroom Assistants”.

LEGO Camp:        Daily, June 27 – July 1
10 – 11:30;   12:30 – 2:30;   2;30 – 4:30


STEAM Camp:  12:30 – 2, Tuesdays, July 12, 19, 26, Aug 2
(Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, Math)

Sign up to volunteer with Sign Up Genius link here:


Bulls Game & Alzheimer’s Awareness, June 21

Join us for the Bulls game 7 pm, Tuesday, June 21 when the Bulls
have their Inaugural Alzheimer’s Awareness Game, $15 pp.
The Bulls donate $5 of every ticket to the Alzheimer’s Walk in Sept.
Sign up at our Rotary registration table Monday, or contact Brady Surles.
Our club members will be joined by Southwest Rotary, Sunrise Rotary,
and the Rotary E-Club.   Checks to “Rotary Club of Durham” to Brady.

Bulls Game & Alzheimer’s, June 21 – SIGN UP Monday! $15 ($5 to Alzheimer’s)