Nov. 7, 2023 | Volume 112 | No. 18
Nov. 7, 2023 | Volume 112 | No. 18
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Rotary Club of Oklahoma City

OKC Rotary News

November 7, 2023 |  Volume 112 | No.  18
In-Person and Livestreamed from Christian Life Center - St. Luke's Methodist Church | 11:55 
Link to the Livestream  11:55am  


Bob Blackburn |  Bob Burke
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Guests will be the 2023-2024 High School Rotarians! 
Chair of the Day: Trait Thompson
Attendance Scanner/Greeters:  Mandy Heaps, Joy Hammons
Registration:  Lisa Gifford, Mary Blankenship Pointer
Introduction of Guests:  Freda Deskin Lewis
Introduction of the Teacher of the Month: Mary Blankenship Pointer
Invocation/Pledge Leader:  Larry Wagner
Roving Microphone: Bart Binning

 Mixed green salad; Mediterranean quinoa salad; Zucchini; Gyro's lamb & chicken; Pita Bread; Hummus

club 29 breakfast

Nov. 9, 2023 | 7:00am
Quail Creek Country Club | Wingspan Room
Chairs:  Susan McVey, Bud Oehlert

Speaker:  Kim Tran -  "Club 29 2023 OnePledge"


The Acorn and Oak of Rotary

by Jim Priest
As Autumn arrives we look amazed at the trees and the change in Fall foliage.  Among those trees are oaks, each of which started as a tiny acorn.
Season, after season,
the growing tree stands tall.
A brand new life, from an acorn grew,
that mighty oak won’t fall.
The same is true of Rotary.  The tiny acorn of Rotary’s first 1905 meeting in Chicago has grown into a grand tree with branches reaching across the world.  Our Rotary International website tells us:

Rotary started with the vision of one man — Paul Harris. The Chicago attorney formed the Rotary Club of Chicago on 23 February 1905, so professionals with diverse backgrounds could exchange ideas and form meaningful, lifelong friendships.
From that acorn grew a  global network of 1.4 million neighbors, friends, leaders, and problem-solvers. Rotarians believe we have a shared responsibility to take action on our world’s most persistent issues. Our 46,000+ clubs work together to:   READ MORE


November Teacher of the Month

Mary Blankenship Pointer will introduce Tommie Alexander, 3rd grade teacher at Millwood Elementary Learning Academy as the November 2023 Teacher of the Month.

12-1-2023 Salvation Army Bell Ringing SIgnup

Annual Onepledge benefiting the Dragonfly Home, High School Rotarians, and Literacy Project
Please make your pledge now.  

Rotary AfterHours and 21-22 Project Dedication

11-14-2023 | 5:30-7:00
Restore OKC
2222 NE 27th St.

November 2023 - Rotary Magazine

The culinary paradise of Singapore
Eating is the ‘national pastime’ in the host country of the 2024 RI Convention
Hope in grief
With suicides rising in the U.S., Rotary members who’ve lost loved ones are determined to prevent more deaths. Their first step — talking.
Against all odds
A writer takes readers inside his own mind to witness his struggle with Alzheimer’s, while pleading for better care and a cure

November 2023 Rotary Magazine

In the News

If you have good news - honors, awards, new achievements - to share with the club please let us know!

Contact Information Changes

If you have any unreported business or home contact information changes or if you would like a new photo for your listing in the Rotary Membership Directory, please make those changes here    

Upcoming Events

November 14, 2023 - Rotary AfterHours - Restore OKC
December 1, 2023 - Salvation Army Bell Ringing 
January 9, 2024 - Rotary Winter Party
January 27, 2024 - Pickleball Tournament
April 24-28, 2024 - Multi District Conference - Choctaw Resort & Casino
4216 US-69, Durant, OK  74701

Rotary Club 29 Online Directory
DacDb has a new App in the App/Play Store!! 

Rotary Club 29 has an online membership directory which contains current content information for all club members. The link to access the Club 29 directory can be found at the top of  the home page of  or by clicking  here.
OKC Rotary has provided this tool as a convenience  to help members stay in touch with one another. The online directory,  just like the printed roster, should only be used for Rotary purposes.  If you need help in accessing the directory,
please email the office.


Nov. 14, 2023 -  Adjutant General, Major General Thomas Mancino
Nov. 21, 2023 -  An Entrepreneur's Story - Piyush Patel  


Oct. 31, 2023 - Online, In-Person, Makeups: 200
Total Present and Makeup - 35%
Oct. 31 , 2023 -   589 

Happy Birthday to those Rotarians born in November!

Celebrating Years of Service in Club 29

These Rotarians  have been members of Club 29 from 55  years to 1 year.

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