Posts By: mjaeger

In Memorium

  La Grande Rotary lost one of its sweetest treasures this last week of April, 2016. Barbra Hicks, long-time member of the club passed away leaving an incredible legacy of service to the community and club. Always cheerful and colorful, always helpful, always focused on others, Barbra exemplified the Rotary motto of “Service above self.”… Read more »

Daddy-Daughter Dance Success!

La Grande Rotary held its second annual Daddy-Daughter Dance event and fundraiser on March 5, 2016. The Mason’s Ballroom was packed with enthusiastic young women dancing the night away with their dads, grandpas or other friends or relatives.  Everyone had a terrific time dancing and enjoying the music of DJ Your Way.  The chocolate fountain… Read more »

Thanksgiving Morning 2015

Dave an Zee Koza welcome a Thanksgiving Breakfast guest at MacDonald’s. A crew of servers welcomed dozens of seniors and veterans on Thanksgiving morning at the La Grande McDonalds.  Treated to anything they desired for breakfast, guests were served by Rotarians and family members and took their orders, delivered meals, and bussed tables. Thanks to… Read more »

Thanksgiving Breakfast

Seniors an veterans are invited Thanksgiving morning, November 26, 2015 to the 25th Annual “Free Senior Citizen And Veterans Breakfast” at McDonald’s in La Grande. Open from 6:00am-9:00am, the La Grande Rotary will be serving.

Changing of the Guard

Tim Seydel takes the presidential office for 2015-2016. Judge Eric Valentine administers the oath. La Grande Rotarians celebrated the end of a Rotary Year Tuesday, June 2, at the Historic Union Hotel. The club was represented by most of the membership and their guests.  The celebration included a wonderful dinner of prime rib, salmon or… Read more »

Enchilada Dinner

Support our Youth! The La Grande Rotary Club will host a second annual Enchilada Fundraiser to support youth programs for La Grande and Union County. The fundraising event will be held at the Blue Mountain Conference Center, in La Grande, from 5:00 PM until 7:30 PM on Friday, May 8. The dinner will feature Chicken Enchiladas, beans,… Read more »

Liberty Theatre Clean-up Day

  Joel Myer urges Beth Stewart to just pick up the barrow and toss in the waste! Saturday, March 7th, 2015, Rotarians and community members gathered early to dispatch the waste from deconstruction of the false ceiling at the Liberty Theatre. Insulation, plaster, broken lath, and all sorts of bits and piece of the former… Read more »

An Enchanted Evening

La Grande Rotary’s inaugural daddy-daughter dance, An Enchanted Evening, fulfilled everyone’s expectations as a success. The Masonic Ballroom in downtown La Grande was packed with over 300 participants who enjoyed an evening of music, dancing, food, grand entrances, face painting, and a chocolate fountain. Many daughters had their dads on the dance floor all evening…. Read more »