January 28, 2021 Newsletter
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This week at Lewisville Morning Rotary
Dictionary labeling program, was a success, thanks for the volunteers for help label this years dictionaries adding a personal sentiment towards the student recipient.  
  • 11 Lewisville Elementary schools video here.
  • Delivery Video https://youtu.be/4Mgreyn79Z4
  • Terry Kasen will be Lewisville Morning Rotary representative for the End Covid Committee in Denton County. More information will be communicated out to the members in the upcoming every Thursday 7pm virtual meeting. Visit our homepage for the link. 
  • More information for the Vaccine Hub Volunteering opportunities.
May 20, 2021 7:00 AM
An update on the 2021 Lewisville Grand Theater Programs
May 27, 2021 7:00 PM
Club Social
Jun 03, 2021 7:00 AM
Denton County Transit Authority post pandemic updates
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Dictionary Distribution to 3rd graders
The Lewisville Morning Rotary Club's annual 3rd grade Dictionary Project is a success.
Following health guidelines, we delivered over 1000 dictionaries to 11 Lewisville elementary schools.
Thank you to the following volunteers for coordinating, labeling, and delivering dictionaries for LISD 3rd graders:
Charlene Dierks, Maithen Fluhrer, Neal Fluhrer, Bob Troyer, Marilyn Pokorny, John Pokorny, Deanna Perkins, Tom Rowe, Mark Smith, and Bob Troyer.
To see the video, view this newsletter online by clicking at the top of the email page  "click here to view online"
Lewisville Morning Rotary members get ready to distribute dictionaries to 3rd Graders
Lewisville Morning Rotary Members continue 
the 3rd Grade Dictionary Project in 2020-2021
in spite of Covid 19 pandemic limitations.
Members labeled over 1000 dictionaries today which will go to 3rd graders at 11 LISD schools. We were able to mask-up and socially distance in a large room to get the job done! Next step is to deliver to the schools! #lewisvillemorningrotary #PeopleOfAction #ServiceAboveSelf
Thank you to Deanna Perkins for her leadership in organizing the labeling event, Charlene Dierks for working with the schools and coordinating dictionaries needed at the schools. Thank you also to the labelers Maithen and Neal Fluhrer, Bob Troyer, Charlene Dierks, Mark Smith and Deanna Perkins. Thanks also to Marilyn Pokorny for preparing over 1000 labels. 
Volunteer opportunities at Reading Partners of North Texas or at Community in Schools of North Texas as a mentor
Lewisville Morning Rotary members
encouraged to participate with
Reading Partners of North Texas
Or, at Community in Schools of North Texas
At our January 14th weekly virtual Rotary meeting, Club President, Mark Smith presented a fantastic opportunity, particularly those of us home bound by the pandemic to to volunteer with Reading Partners of North Texas. Our club members have a passion for supporting learning and literacy. We support via our dictionary project, our annual perfect attendance awards at Central Elementary School and by participating in various CES reading programs throughout the year. Unfortunately, the pandemic has limited what we can do not only to protect the students but ourselves as well. The Reading Partners of North Texas will allow our members to volunteer virtually. Click here to learn more and sign up. 
Club members will also consider a similar "mentor" program offered by Community in Schools North Texas. For more information on "mentors", click here. As a result of pandemic safety procedures, the mentor program is now virtual. The club is inviting the volunteer manager of volunteers to visit a future meeting to discuss the program.
District 5790 offers a point match so members can achieve their Paul Harris Fellow
Excellent opportunity for members to become
a Paul Harris Fellow or Paul Harris Fellow +
through a 1 for 1 point match for every cash
dollar donated between now and Jan 31, 2021.
Contact the Lewisville Morning Rotary Club Foundation Chair John Pokorny to find out your current total foundation giving and how the point match would work toward your next Paul Harris Fellow recognition.
Upcoming Events
Hazardous Household Waste Fridays
Residential Convenience Center (RCC)
May 14, 2021 9:00 AM -
Jul 02, 2021 11:00 AM
Hazardous Household Waste Saturdays
Residential Convenience Center (RCC)
May 15, 2021 8:00 AM -
Jul 03, 2021 1:00 PM
Hazardous Household Waste Wednesdays
Residential Convenience Center (RCC)
May 19, 2021 9:00 AM
Weekly Meeting
May 20, 2021 7:00 AM
Hazardous Household Waste Fridays
Residential Convenience Center (RCC)
May 21, 2021 9:00 AM -
Jul 09, 2021 11:00 AM
Hazardous Household Waste Saturdays
Residential Convenience Center (RCC)
May 22, 2021 8:00 AM -
Jul 10, 2021 1:00 PM
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We are Family!
Please continue to pray and keep Frank Hebb in your thoughts and prayers as he continues to mend as well as Gordon Roe as he battles Parkinson symptom's. Pray for Marilyn Pokorny also as she continues treatment for knee and hip pain. There are also several members that are suffering with spring allergies.
If you our a member of our family have other prayer requests or celebrations to share, please send to Rotary Cares chair Marilyn Pokorny.
Birthdays & Anniversaries
Member Birthdays
Frank Hebb
May 5
Diana McMillin
May 23
Mark Smith
May 23
Taylor Bankroff
May 26
Kelly Reed
June 20
Steve Homeyer
June 30
Tom Atchison
July 23
Samba Sey
July 24
Tom Rowe
July 28
Russell Hampton
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