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Wednesday, January 23, 2019
Meet Our Newest Members
Livonia AM Rotary is proud to introduce the two newest members of our club. Kelly Abdilla (5/3 Bank) and Cory Moore (Metro Agency Insurance). The two were inducted into Rotary today by our Rotary District Governor Paul Sincock. Cory has been a friend of our club for some time and we hoped we'd eventually sign him. Kelly researched service organizations, picked us and immediately launched herself into volunteer service within her first week of visiting our club. We consider ourselves very lucky to have Kelly and Cory as part of our Rotary family!
Tuesday, March 5, 2019
Club President Ships Soccer Balls
Club President Bill Friske shipping another batch of 4-Way-Test soccer balls with the assistance of club member Eric Ladwig, owner of the UPS Store on Five Mile in Livonia. This batch of (30) soccer balls is going cross country to the Everett Rotary Club in Everett, Washington.
Wednesday, January 9, 2019
New Morning School Visits Livonia AM Rotary
Our club was grateful to have been introduced to New Morning School’s wonderful science program and summer science camp. It was a lively presentation. We were shown how much the students learn in science class and in their Summer Science Camp. New Morning School’s head of school, Elaine Kennedy was presented with a 4-Way-Test soccer ball from our club, while we were presented with a replica of the rotary wheel -- created by a 3D printer purchased through a donation to New Morning School.
Sunday, December 16, 2018
Christmas Fun at Vista Maria
The Rotary Club of Livonia AM joined Hines Park PM Rotary and Fairlane Sunrise Rotary at Vista Maria today for some Christmastime fun. The young women spent the afternoon decorating dozens of cookies and enjoying arts & crafts.
Saturday, December 15, 2018
Livonia AM Rotary participated in our annual Bell Ringing for the Salvation Army on Saturday.
Wednesday, December 12, 2018
Club Christmas Party
Our group enjoyed a terrific Christmas party at home of member Joanna Hardesty. We enjoyed refreshments, a wonderful dinner and a live magic show by Magician Jonathon LaChance.
Sunday, November 11, 2018
WE HAVE MOVED!
The Rotary Club of Livonia AM is exciting to announce that we have changed our weekly meeting location to the Livonia Family YMCA. Livonia AM Rotary and the Livonia YMCA have joined forces numerous times over the years for the benefit of Livonia and the surrounding communities.
Coexisting under the same roof will allow for greater cooperation between our two great organizations and increased service opportunities in our community.
Please consider visiting our club. All are welcome.
Join us Wednesday mornings, 7:30AM-8:30 AM,
Livonia Family YMCA, 14255 Stark Road, Livonia, MI 48154.
Saturday, November 10, 2018
Numerous members of the Rotary Club of Livonia AM volunteered at Gleaners Community Food Bank. We were among 36 total volunteers that were on hand to help Gleaners fulfill that day's operations. We were organized into an assembly line that sorted 5,600 lbs of apples into family sized bags. Then we filled 400 pantry packs of food to be shipped to area food pantries for distribution to area families. An estimated 14,720 lives will be affected by this effort.
Thursday, March 14, 2019
Greg Greene Prepares to be Club President
Here is Livonia AM Rotary’s Greg Greene with our incoming District Governor John Chambers. Greg is just starting an intense 3-day training seminar, preparing to be our club’s next president! Thank you for your commitment to Rotary and to our club Greg!
Tuesday, March 19, 2019
Jeff Adams reads to Jackson Center Students
Livonia AM Rotary's Jeff Adams joined the Livonia Jaycees recently reading books donated by Seedlings Braille Books for Children to students at the Jackson Early Childhood Center in Livonia, MI, in honor of March is Reading Month. The children learned about braille - the books contained pictures, print, and braille - and took home Seedlings bookmarks with the braille code and print alphabet on them. Thank you, Jeff and the Livonia Jaycees, for teaching that reading is important for all children!