Volunteers from the Okanogan-Omak Rotary Club painted fence at the Omak Stampede grounds on Wednesday July 2. The Stampede appreciates the help our club has provided. Those on hand for painting included, Ralph and Carrie Malone, Hank and Kathy Rawson, Dick Roberts, Tim Patrick, Cindy Gagne and Mary Ferguson.
Jack Hopkins, Dick Roberts, Tim Patrick and Kirk Hopkins represented the Rotary Club at this year's Kiwanis golf tournament at Okanogan Valley Golf Club June 28.
Dave Womack gives Santa his wish list at the Rotary Christmas Party at John Devaney's home Dec. 22. Rotarians and guests gathered for great food and fellowship. They also sang Christmas carols and had their picture taken with Santa. To view all the pictures taken at the party, click on the 2012 Christmas Party link under the Photo Album section on the home page.
In October, Rotary clubs around the world observe both World Polio Day and the birthday of Dr. Jonas Salk, who developed the world’s first safe and effective vaccine against this crippling and sometimes deadly disease. We also celebrate the fact that the world is on the verge of eradicating one of the most feared diseases of the 20th century.
Okanogan/Omak Rotary Club announces its 13th Annual Wine & Cheese tasting event, November 12, 2011 at 5:30 p.m. The event will take place in Okanogan at the Okanogan Fair Ground's Agriplex Building. This is the Okanogan/Omak Rotary Club's main fundraiser for the year and has become one of the premier events in the communities of Okanogan and Omak. We have 300+ in attendance with 12 to 15 wineries tasting their wines. Along with the wineries this year, we will have Cider Works tasting their regular and hard ciders. Also Conconully Coffee will be tasting a variety of their coffee blends.