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Speakers
Jim Jeffers, city manager
May 03, 2017
Highway Projects in and around Nacogdoches
The Hon. Shelley Brophy, city commissioner
May 10, 2017
City of Nacogdoches Update
John McLaren & Bud Dewitt
May 17, 2017
Fredonia Hotel Restoration Update
Larissa Philpot, NEDCO president
May 24, 2017
Economic Development Update
The Hon. Travis Clardy, state representative
May 31, 2017
Texas Legislative Update
Todd Staples
Jun 07, 2017
Texas Oil & Gas Association
Dr. Scott Sosbey
Jun 14, 2017
Motley-White
Jun 21, 2017
musical duo
Levie Isaacks
Jun 28, 2017
Independent Cimeatographer
OFFICER INSTALLATION
Jul 05, 2017
OFFICER INSTALLATION
Wayne R. Beaumier
Sep 06, 2017
Disater Aid USA
 
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Club Bulletin
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Club Information

Welcome to the Rotary Club of Nacogdoches

Nacogdoches

Service Above Self

We meet Wednesdays at 12:00 PM
Banita Creek Hall
401 W Main Street
Nacogdoches, TX  75961
United States
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Stories
As the club prepares for our annual Summer Mobile Library Project we need to collect additional children books.   Please donate new or gently used children books for the Rotary Mobile Library Project at Charles Pool Real Estate, 3505 North Street in Nacogdoches.  Watch for more details from the club's Literacy Committee on upcoming service opportunities with the Mobile Library. 

SERVICE PROJECT / VOLUNTEERS NEEDED

Saturday, June 10, 2017 (10 a.m. - Noon)

Rotarians, Rotactors & Interactors are needed to assist Keep Nacogdoches Beautiful and the Nacogdoches County Chamber of Commerce with litter abatement efforts for

one two-hour shift during the 28th Annual Texas Blueberry Festival on Saturday, June 10, 2017 (10 a.m. – Noon) in downtown Nacogdoches.

 

Let’s help keep this a Litter Free Event.

 

NOTE:  This is a great project to invite your children & grandchildren to assist. Work gloves recommended, latex gloves will be provided by KNB on-site.



Rotarians & Interact Club Volunteers participate in the annual Don't Mess With Texas Trash-Off on Saturday, April 8, 2017.   Nearly 200 pounds of trash was collected in our adopted 2-mile stretch of Hwy 7 near the airport.
Peggy Muckleroy, Coalition Coordinator with the Alcohol & Abuse Council of Deep East Texas was the guest speaker at the Wednesday, April 19, 2017, meeting of the Rotary Club of Nacogdoches.

Amanda Johnson, director of The Helping House in Nacogdoches, was the guest speaker at the Wednesday, April 12, 2017, meeting of the Rotary Club of Nacogdoches.

Tanya Harry, Executive Director of CASA of Deep East Texas was the guest speaker at the Wednesday, April 5, 2017, meeting of the Rotary Club of Nacogdoches.

Rotarians met at Temple Splash Park on MLK Blvd on Thursday, March 30, 2017, to inspect the park after the installation of the Rotary covered pavilions. 
Rotary Youth Leadership Awards (RYLA) students attend club luncheon to be recognized by Rotarians. 
Members of the Parks Advocacy League of Nacogdoches (PAL) were guest speakers at the Wednesday, March 29, 2017, meeting of the Rotary Club of Nacogdoches.   
Tom Rorie, a local attorney was the guest speaker at the Wednesday, March 22, 2017, meeting of the Rotary Club of Nacogdoches.   Mr. Rorie’s program was titled “Sam Houston’s Divorce” and covered one of the major chapters in Mr. Houston’s life which occurred during the time he lived in Nacogdoches when he divorced his wife whom he married during his earlier life in Tennessee.
Ms. Brenda Willet and Ms. Karen Shelton, Attorneys for Lone Star Legal Aid were the guest speakers at the Wednesday, March 15, 2017, meeting of the Rotary Club of Nacogdoches.   Ms. Willet and Ms. Shelton’s program was titled “The Elderly, Health Care and Public Benefits” and covered many of the services provided by their agency and staff.  
Ms. Felicia Cox, Victim Assistance Coordinator for the Nacogdoches County Attorney’s Office was the guest speaker at the Wednesday, March 8, 2017, meeting of the Rotary Club of Nacogdoches.  Ms. Cox provided a presentation of the assistance her office and staff provides to crime victims in our community. 
Dr. Buddy Himes, Dean of the College of Fine Arts at Stephen F. Austin State University was the guest speaker at the Wednesday, March 1, 2017, meeting of the Rotary Club of Nacogdoches.  Dr. Himes provided a program covering SFA’s Bell Carillon Refurbishment Project. 
Mr. John Boyette, Nacogdoches District Forester for the Texas Forest Service was the guest speaker at the Wednesday, February 22, 2017, meeting of the Rotary Club of Nacogdoches.  Mr. Boyette provided an excellent program covering the history of the Texas Forest Service and the services and oversight that his agency currently provides throughout the State. Mr. John Boyette, Nacogdoches District Forester for the Texas Forest Service was the guest speaker at the Wednesday, February 22, 2017, meeting of the Rotary Club of Nacogdoches.  Mr. Boyette provided an excellent program covering the history of the Texas Forest Service and the services and oversight that his agency currently provides throughout the State. 
Ms. Katie Blevins, Executive Coordinator for Keep Nacogdoches Beautiful was the guest speaker at the Wednesday, February 15, 2017, meeting of the Rotary Club of Nacogdoches.  Ms. Blevin’s provided a program on the initiatives, efforts, and programs of the Keep Nacogdoches Beautiful team in our City. 
Bryan and Cindy Pruett were guest speakers at the Wednesday, February 8, 2017, meeting of the Rotary Club of Nacogdoches.  Mr. and Ms. Pruett’s program was titled “The Farmer and the Chef” and covered the benefits of raising fresh organic produce which they currently grow on their family farm in Nacogdoches County.   The Shannons not only grow their produce but also sell a portion of it at the local Farmer’s Market in Nacogdoches. 
Mr. Charles Bradberry, a volunteer with the SFA Arboretums, was the guest speaker at the Wednesday, February 1, 2017,  meeting of the Rotary Club of Nacogdoches.  Mr. Bradberry’s program was titled “Designing and Landscaping Your Property With Plants That You Can Grow Yourself”
Mr. Derek Snyder, President of the Nacogdoches Jaycees was the guest speaker at the Wednesday, January 25, 2017, meeting of the Rotary Club of Nacogdoches. 
Dr. Michael Tkacik, Professor of Government and Director of the School of Honors at Stephen F. Austin State University was the guest speaker at the Wednesday, January 8, 2017, meeting of the Rotary Club of Nacogdoches.