Posts By: mjaeger

EOU ATHLETICS UPDATE

Tim Camp, Head Football Coach at EOU, gave an enthusiastic report to Rotary April 3, 2018.  The assembled club members heard about the incredible success of track and field, football and women’s basketball at national tournaments and the overall success of athletic teams in all areas, Tim credited the leadership, Anji Weissenfluh, with the success of… Read more »

Daddy Daughter Dance

The Fourth Annual Daddy Daughter Dance held Feb 17 at the La Grande Armory and Convention Center was a huge success. Not only did lots of young girls have a terrific time dancing, wining prizes, and having tasty treats; but also dads, uncles, and grandpas had an opportunity to spend quality time with their loved… Read more »

Daddy Daughter Dance

SOLD OUT! Tickets for the Daddy Daughter Dance on La Grande February 17th, 2018 are gone. Thank you to all in the Rotary Club and the community for involvement in this positive event.

Christmas/Holiday luncheon

  December 12, 2017. The La Grande High School Choir presented a medley of Christmas songs at the annual Christmas/Holiday Luncheon sponsored by the La Grande Rotary Club. The event provided an opportunity for local Rotarians, Lions, and Soroptimists to celebrate the season and to share fellowship of common goals in serving the community.  After… Read more »

Blankiegrams at Grand Ronde Hospital

The Grande Ronde Hospital Oncology and Infusion Center director and nurses had reported that patients receiving their therapies often felt cold as they sat long hours in the clinic. Although the hospital does all it can to adjust the environment, some patients can’t seem to stay warm.  Blankiegrams to the rescue!  Sandra Ghormley, a cancer… Read more »

Mike Wood at Rotary

Mike Wood instructs Joe Petrusek on the art of balance. Mike has Parkinson disease, a progressive disorder of the central nervous system that affects  how your body moves. It can also change the way you think–unless you tackle the problem head-on as Mike has done.  Mike has developed an aggressive approach to keeping the chronic condition… Read more »

Annual World Polio Day

Rotary’s 5th annual World Polio Day livestreamed event. Watch the program here on 24 October at 2:30pm PDT / 21:30 GMT. https://www.endpolio.org/world-polio-day

Drug Free Youth Program

 Dr. Spencer Luke and Jessica  Fraiser from La Grande School District reported this last Tuesday, the 19th of September, on plans for this year’s Drug Free Youth Program Middle School.  Already the club on the middle school campus boasts 300 members of 6th, 7th, and 8th graders anticipating a year of fun activities, educational events… Read more »

The El Salvador Scholarship

Joel Myer and Michael Jaeger reported to the noon Rotary Club about their April trip to El Salvador and our club’s sponsorship of ten young women to attend high school.  Joel introduced the young women to the club and gave details about each scholarship winner.  The candidates are carefully screened by the El Salvador Foundation,… Read more »

Rotary Picnic

The La Grande Rotary Club held its annual picnic under the Rotary Pavilion at Pioneer Park Tuesday, August 15.  About 140 attendees including Rotarians and their families as well as Special Olympians and families enjoyed grilled burgers and hot dogs, salads, and desserts. The weather was perfect, the company grand and the after meal bingo exciting…. Read more »