Rotary : Doing Good in the World

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Club Calendar

Welcome

July, 2015 — New Rotary Year

July 1 :
12:00 pm – Club meeting @ Batesville Memorial Public Library. Program : Installation of New President, Nikki Hutchinson

July 8 : 12:00 pm – Club meeting @ Batesville Memorial Public Library.

July 15 : 12:00 pm – Club meeting @ Batesville Memorial Public Library.

July 22 : 12:00 pm – Club meeting @ Batesville Memorial Public Library. Program : Carolyn Dieckmann, Batesville Area Historical Society

July 29 : 12:00 pm – Club meeting @ Batesville Memorial Public Library. Program : Donna Huffmaster, Safe Passage

August, 2015 — Rotary Membership & Extension

August 5 : 12:00 pm – Club meeting @ Batesville Memorial Public Library. Program : Cheryll Obendorf, EcO15

August 12 : 12:00 pm – Club meeting @ Batesville Memorial Public Library.

August 19 : 12:00 pm – Club meeting @ Batesville Memorial Public Library. District Governor’s Visit : Jim Bright

August 26 : 12:00 pm – Club meeting @ Batesville Memorial Public Library.

September 12, 2015 – Batesville Rotary Club Golf Outing at Cricket Ridge Golf Course, Batesville, IN

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Chainsaw artist Dayle Lewis

Chainsaw artist Dayle Lewis, Sawdust Days 2014

Sawdust Days entertainment at the Pioneer Living tent

Sawdust Days 2014 entertainment at the Pioneer Living tent

1st Annual Batesville Rotary Club Golf Outing, Sept. 15, 2012

1st Annual Batesville Rotary Club Golf Outing, Sept. 15, 2012

 

Plenty of wood craft items available during the 2015 Sawdust Days event.

Plenty of wood craft items available during the 2015 Sawdust Days event.

1st Annual Batesville Rotary Club Golf Outing, Sept. 15, 2012

June 14, 2010 at 2:49 pm

Major Club Projects

Batesville Middle School Interact Club
The Batesville Rotary Club proudly sponsors Interact Clubs at Batesville Middle School and Batesville High School.
The Interact Club at BMS is open to students in 7th and 8th grades, and at BHS to students in grades 9 to 12.
Mrs. Shelly Prickel serves as the BMS club’s Faculty Adviser.  Mrs. Lisa Gausman is Faculty Adviser for the club at BHS.

We enjoy working with all the Interact students and appreciate their enthusiasm for serving the community and the world.

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Batesville Sawdust DaysThe Batesville Rotary Club invites our community to celebrate its heritage and history of wood crafting in this fun event for the whole family!
Next Sawdust Days festival: May 6 & 7, 2016

We were excited to once again present this spring festival to our community:
Batesville Sawdust Days — May 1 & 2, 2015
We sponsored a kick-off evening wine tasting and concert by the Hip Harp Trio, featuring jazz harpist Jan Aldridge Clark from Indianapolis, and an afternoon of vendor booths, crafts, food, activities and entertainment including three Comedy Magic Shows by Don Miller, and a Balloon Artist from FamilyTime Entertainment.  The Batesville High School Interact Club had their Chairs For Charity contest & silent auction, and the afternoon ended with a raffle for an original chainsaw sculpture!
Thanks for helping us raise funds to support our local and international service projects.
2015 Sponsors: The Batesville Rotary Club, Batesville Memorial Public Library, Wood-Mizer, Interact Clubs of Batesville Middle School & High School.

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Literacy-logoThe Batesville Rotary Club is particularly dedicated to promoting Literacy as a Rotary Area of Focus. In doing so, we are pleased to sponsor The Dictionary Project for third graders in Batesville schools.

Each school year, beginning in 2012-13, our club has given a dictionary to each third grade sThe Dictionary Projecttudent in the Batesville Intermediate School and St. Louis School.  The dictionaries are for each student to keep and use throughout their education.

Through this literacy project, we hope to help students to improve their communication skills and make the most of their education.

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SB_USASince 2012, Batesville Rotary Club’s major International Service Project has been ShelterBox USA.  ShelterBox is the largest international disaster relief organization that provides shelter, access to clean water and lifesaving equipment immediately following a disaster.

ShelterBox instantly responds to earthquakes, volcanoes, floods, hurricanes, cyclones, tsunamis or conflict by delivering boxes of aid.  Established in 2000, ShelterBox has responded to over 200 disasters in more than 70 countries to date.

Each box supplies an extended family with a tent and lifesaving equipment to use while they are displaced or homeless.

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Preserve Planet EarthAt the request of the Mayor of Batesville, the Batesville Rotary Club works with the city on “Green Committee” matters and, in 2013 we helped plant trees in Batesville’s newly-designed downtown area. Thanks to the BMS Interact Club for their assistance. Together, we joined with Batesville Main Street, the Mayor’s Youth Council, and the Batesville Beautification League to celebrate the city being named a “Tree City.”

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Batesville Rotary Kiva Lending TeamrotarycrocusEnd Polio Now - Make a DonationRotary Foundation

   Tree City USA   September: National Preparedness Month

June 13, 2010 at 3:10 pm


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When & Where we meet

The Batesville Rotary Club meets at Noon on each Wednesday of the month at Batesville Memorial Public Library, 131 N. Walnut Street, Batesville, IN. See our calendar on the left for additional club activities and exceptions to our schedule.

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Interested in membership? Click here for a PDF form. Please print this form and fill it out. Give the printed form to a Batesville Rotarian. Thanks.

Contact us

Batesville Rotary Club
PO Box 203
Batesville, IN 47006


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