Ted Olson talks about the whaling industry in Nantucket

  John Stobart - Nantucket: The Celebrated Whaling Port in 1835 Rotarian and Kurtz & Company Realtor, Ted Olson, gave an engaging presentation about the whaling industry in the 18th centery. He distributed a handout on Nantucket and New Bedford Whaling and used PowerPoint pictures of Nantucket, whaling ships, the Nantucket harbor and

January 17th, 2018|

Larry Terkel brightens our last meeting of 2017

Our last speaker of 2017 was Larry Terkel, who has had a successful business career as president of several corporations and CEO of a public company. He is currently president of Global Health Care, Inc., with offices in the United States and Mexico. Larry and his wife Susan live in Hudson, where they bought a

January 2nd, 2018|

Rotary mourns the death of Dr. Roderick P. Grant

It with much sadness that we have learned of the passing of Past District 6630 Governor, Dr. Roderick P. Grant, who was very devoted and served in Rotary for 61 years. He was member of the Rotary Club of Cuyahoga Falls, serving as president in 1970-71 and upon retiring, transferred to a club in Sun

December 22nd, 2017|

Rotary learns about special education in Hudson schools

Kelly Kempf, Director of Pupil Services The Hudson Clocktower Rotary Club had a chance to learn about the programs and finances needed to provide special education programs to children with disabilities. Rotarian Kathryn Sines, Hudson School Treasurer, and Kelly Kempf, Director of Pupil Services, updated members on the special education program offered in

August 30th, 2017|

We have family- and kid-friendly food at Taste of Hudson!

Come see us Labor Day Weekend! Hudson Clocktower Rotary, Hudson's afternoon Rotary Club, will be the only source of food and drink in the children's area during the Taste of Hudson. Come see us and delight in food choices kids (and their parents) will enjoy. Taste of Hudson is Sunday, Sept. 3 from noon to

August 29th, 2017|

Michael Davanzo explains the structure of Rotary

Past Rotary District 6630 Governor 2014-2015 Michael Davanzo, Ph. D., Rotary District Trainer 2015-2017 described the structure of Rotary International following a handout he created. Davanzo spoke at the Hudson Clocktower Rotary meeting on Wednesday, August 2. Within Rotary, there are 1,233,172 members that are organized into 35,533 clubs which are organized into 535 Zones

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PDG John (Jack) A. Young talks shop to Hudson Clocktower Rotary

Jack Young shares his experience in a casual talk after lunch with the Hudson Clocktower Rotary Club. PDG John (Jack) A. Young, 2005-2006, reviewed the procedure for changing our Club’s name. He gave us a copy of the Rotary paper work and noted that the name of a Club was listed as The Rotary

August 1st, 2017|

Larry Lohman offers opportunity to participate in South American project

Kent Rotarian Larry Lohman On Wednesday, July 19, Kent Rotarian Larry Lohman thanked us for supporting the El Salvador Water Project. He gave a brief talk about an opportunity to join a delegation to the 2017 Central American Sun and Water Conference. The conference will take place in Sochitoto, El Salvador, October 27-29,

July 25th, 2017|

Janet Goheen talks of special education in Hudson schools

Rotarian Janet Goheen retired after 60 years in education including teaching English and 25 years as a Guidance Counselor. In teaching us everything we wanted to know about Special Education in Hudson, she started with a little bit of history. Mentally retarded, handicapped, disabled and special needs children, in the past, were rated by IQ;

July 18th, 2017|

Sam F. Owori, President-elect of Rotary International, dies unexpectedly

Rotary International President Ian Risely has announced that Sam F. Owori, President-elect of Rotary International, died on Thursday, July 13, as a result of post-operative complications from a planned surgery. "In this difficult time, I ask you to keep his wife, Norah, the Owori family, and Sam’s millions of friends around the world in your

July 15th, 2017|