Calendar of Events

December 22, 2015

 There will be NO lunch meeting this week or next!

Enjoy the Holidays with Family and Friends

                          We will see you in 2016!!

Mark your calendars for the Rotary Club Of South Jacksonville - Upcoming Events:
February 6, 2016 from 9am - 12p Dignity U Wear Event
They can accommodate 8 volunteers. Look for sign-up sheets and additional details early next year.

February 18, 2016 Final event for the Rotary Oratory Competition South Jax Rotarians in Action!
 Stay Tuned... more service events coming soon!

Rotaract News-Change of Meeting Location
Rotaract will be meeting back at River City Brewing Company (NOT Hightide Burrito) on the second and fourth Thursdays starting with the meeting of January 7, 2016

2016-2018 Board Nominations

PE Jason is pleased to announce the nominations to serve on the Club's Board for July 1, 2016 through June 30, 2018:
PP Harlan Bost, Bea Fore, Bill Langley, Jacqueline Rudloff and Robyn Watson.
Nominations are open and will be accepted from the floor at the January 5, 2016 meeting.  The Club will hold it's vote at the meeting of January 12, 2016.
                                      Board News
The following candidate has been approved for bulletin in the Satellite Classification:

Khendys Gordon.  Anyone having an objection, please submit it in writing to the Board within ten (10) days.

Satellite Club News!
The next meeting will be held on is January 11th!
The Speaker will be Tayloe MacDonald of the Dolores Barr Weaver Policy Center.

Tayloe represents and promotes the work of the Policy Center to stakeholders, the community and the media. Bringing 15 years’ experience in nonprofit management and business development to the Policy Center, she identifies and develops strategic collaborations that sustain and advance our mission. She graduated from the University of Florida with a bachelor’s degree in Psychology.

For more information - Visit the new Facebook Site:
Rotary Satellite Club of South Jacksonville

A special thanks to our Host and Hostess PP Robert and Paola Harris for the holiday gathering

 Our Club In Action.... 
2015 Salvation Army Bell Ringers...


Week 24 Rotary Minute Our District Governor's Message:

Deadline for an early registration discount to attend the Rotary International Convention is December 15th. Information about registration, travel discounts and the Zone 33/34 reception, affectionately known as the Southland Reception, is available on our district website.

If your club is sponsoring a Rotary Youth Exchange (RYE) outbound student next year, you may want to attend the “Big Reveal.” Every year in December our district announces the country destination for each RYE outbound student during 2016-2017 exchange year.

The event is Wednesday, December 16, 2015 from 6:30pm - 08:30pm at the Auditorium at Westminster Woods, 25 State Road 13, Jacksonville, Florida 32259.

Join us in St. Augustine on May 13-15, 2016 for the District Conference and District Assembly weekend. There will be an array of things to do from arts and culture, to dining and nightlife, and family friendly attractions. We look forward to seeing you! More information to come in January.

December 31, 2015: Rotaract Club President-elect selection deadline
May 13-15, 2016:  District Conference and District Assembly weekend in St. Augustine

For more on these and all other events in District 6970, please go to

Yours in service to Rotary,
Fred“Fel” Lee
District Governor 2015-2016