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Club Leadership
President Art Deardorff
President Elect Paul Radcliffe
Past President Karen Johnson
Treasurer Kimberly Fricke
Secretary Joe Stewart
Club Administration Claire Luke
Community Service Chair Rose Ruiz
Youth Service Chair Kris Wyatt
Literacy Chair Karen Johnson
International Service Chair Paul Radcliffe
RI Foundation Chair Clark Osterhout
Club Foundation Chair Joe Stewart
Membership Chair Dan Johnson
Public Relations Chair Joann Hilton
Training Coordinator David Cesio
Program Chair Stanley Nader
Sergeant-at-Arms Frank Neves
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Welcome to Rotary Club of Lincoln

Service Above Self

We meet Thursdays at 12:00 PM

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499 E St.
Lincoln, CA 95648
United States

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October is Rotary Vocational Service Month


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What We Do
Posted by Clark Osterhout on Oct 03, 2014


The menu will include a mixed green salad with cucumbers, tomatoes & carrots and your choice of Balsamic Vinaigrette, Bleu Cheese or Ranch dressing. Guests will have their choice of entrees: Bistro Filet Sous Vide (slow cooked beef served medium, herb roasted potatoes, seasonal vegetables, rosemary demi glace and balsamic syrup or Stuffed Chicken Breast (Boneless chicken breast stuffed with ham, spinach,and goat cheese, roasted garlic mashed potatoes, seasonal vegetables and a basil cream).

Dessert will be a Chocolate Pot de Creme with Mint Whipped Cream!

Each table will have one bottle of white wine and one bottle of red wine (Kendall Jackson Vinter's Reserve Chardonnay 2012 and Sterling Napa Merlot 2009) included as part of the dinner ticket.  
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Posted by Arthur Deardorff on Sep 29, 2014

Creekside Oaks Garden Cleanup Service Project


With the help of LHS Key/Interact members, and Victoria McCoy and her daughter Julissa, we worked for about two hours weeding and cleaning up the garden at Creekside Oaks Elementary Garden.  

We pulled weeds.  We hoed.  We spaded. We raked. We trimmed.  We piled the weeds and then stuffed them into bags for the school groundskeepers to remove.  We talked.  We laughed. We sweated!  We drank water.  We had some snacks.  Most of all we worked hard and had fun.  Performing service for others is good for the heart.


Thank you to Kris Wyatt for organizing this project. Thanks to all who participated. 

Additional pictures at the following Link:  Google PicasaWeb Album


Posted by Arthur Deardorff on Sep 16, 2014

Evening Satellite Meeting Kickoff



Rotary Club of Lincoln had its kickoff event to initiate having alternate evening club meetings. Our objective is to offer the opportunity for service to our community members who can not attend the normal Thursday noon meetings.  

The reception to this idea was awesome. We had 18 potential Rotarians show up to find out what Rotary was all about in Lincoln. Clark Osterhout provided an outstanding presentation on Rotary outlining what we do locally and world-wide. Dan Johnson described additional service ideas. All attendees introduced themselves and expressed their interest in service. Club President Art Deardorff stressed that the ultimate meeting time, location and operations of the evening meeting would be determined by the group.

The plan presented was that we would get together with interested attendees, their friends and others three more times this year, with the next meeting on October 14 at a location to be determined. Tell your friends to put this date on their calendars.

More to follow on this new idea from the Rotary Club of Lincoln Membership Committee.  Stay tuned.  

Posted by Arthur Deardorff on Aug 29, 2014


Lincoln Community Blood Drive - A Huge Success

The August 29th Rotary-sponsored blood drive was very successful.  Blood Source was considering having to cancel the drive after the last two drives were not well supported. But, Lincoln Rotary and our members turned up the gain on attracting donors:

  • Thanks to Lincoln New Messenger for a front page articleImage
  • Downtown Lincoln Associates supported by jointly supporting us at Food Trucks
  • Flyers handed out at Starbucks and Walmart
  • Increased support by our members
  • Social media presence on our Website and facebook

 Bottom line is 48 pints donated with 58 potential donors showing up.  Blood Source who conducts the drives was ecstatic!  The refreshments supplied by the Placer-Nevada Cattlewomen were great as usual.






Save December 12th (3pm) on your calendar for the next Lincoln Community Blood Drive.  Give Blood - Save a Life.


Posted by Arthur Deardorff on Aug 18, 2014


School Supplies for Kids


Another example of the service we provide to our youth.  We collected 18 backpacks and other school supplies, then delivered them for needy children at Sheridan Elementary School.  Thanks to Karen Johnson, Claire Luke and Kimberly Fricke for making this happen.


And you have to appreciate the dedication of Vic Freeman, helping deliver the supplies with a bum knee after falling off his bike - see picture!  You wouldn't think that would happen to the guy who writes the bicycle column for the Lincoln News Messenger!   

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Nov 06, 2014
Rotary Foundation
Nov 13, 2014
School Upgrade Project in Zambia
Nov 20, 2014
Blood Source/Rotary Connection
Nov 27, 2014
Happy Thanksgiving
Dec 04, 2014
Uganda Nursing School Update
Dec 11, 2014
Annual Xmas Party (Evening)
Dec 18, 2014
The 4-way Test and the California Drought
Dec 25, 2014
Have a Merry Christmas
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Club Events
Nite at the Races SCLH Orchard Creek Ballroom
Nov 08, 2014
Board Meeting Claire's Home
Nov 19, 2014 04:00 PM - 06:00 PM
Christmas Party More Details to Follow
Dec 11, 2014 05:30 PM - 09:00 PM
Lincoln Community Blood Drive Veteran's Hall
Dec 12, 2014 03:00 PM - 07:00 PM
Board Meeting Claire's Home
Dec 17, 2014 04:00 PM - 06:00 PM
Lincoln Wine Fest May 02, 2015 01:00 PM - 05:00 PM
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