We meet Tuesday from 12:10-1:10pm
at the Rogue Valley Country Club.
Please join us.

Upcoming Events

Dec
25
Club Meeting: No Rotary Meeting – Christmas Day
Rogue Valley Country Club
12:10 pm

Welcome to Medford

2018-19 Bethany Brown Club President

Welcome to the Original Rotary Club of the Rogue Valley, founded in 1923. Join me and your fellow Rotarians for a fun meeting every Tuesday at the Rogue Valley Country Club. See you there!

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Our Membership

Rotary is about giving back to the community together. Our Club does that through the combined efforts of committed men and women from the Rogue Valley.

Our Foundation

We provide financial support through scholarships for post-secondary education of local high school students; and, other philanthropic contributions benefiting youth. 

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Duty Roster

Proposed New Member – First Posting

Kellie Battaglia (Nonprofit Organizations – Development Director), sponsored by Marc Bayliss Official Posting date: 12/18/2018. This is published in accordance with Medford Rotary Club By-Laws Article XIII, Section 5 which states: “Each proposed member’s name will be published in two successive club bulletins. If no written objection to the proposed applicant, stating reasons, is received by… Read More

Proposed New Member, First Posting

Elizabeth “Liz” Andersen (Grant Writer), sponsored by Mike Jacobson Official Posting date: 12/10/2018. This is published in accordance with Medford Rotary Club By-Laws Article XIII, Section 5 which states: “Each proposed member’s name will be published in two successive club bulletins. If no written objection to the proposed applicant, stating reasons, is received by the Board… Read More

Annual Meeting Slate of Nominees

In accordance with the Medford Rotary Bylaws, the following slate of nominees for the club and foundation boards is proposed to the general membership, to be voted on at the Annual Meeting on Tuesday, December 18th at the Rogue Valley Country Club: Club Board of Directors President-elect: Michelle Corradetti Vice-president: Kim O’Gara Four Directors (two… Read More

Fundraising Event to Support Russian Rotarian: Tatyana

In 1997 then President Tim Gerking sent Doug Smith, Marc Bayliss and Ed Lassman to help establish Rotary in the Petropavlovsk Kamchatka located in the Far East of Siberia. Over twelve years $18,000,000 of medical, pharmaceutical and humanitarian aid was delivered through our club’s efforts and RI to this isolated region of Russia. Our critical contact and the… Read More

North Medford High School Choir

The North Medford High School Choir performed Christmas carols today. It helped to put everyone in the holiday mood.

Better Living with "Mild" Fires

Last Tuesday was the second in a series of presentations about employing different methods of forest management to mitigate the impacts of wild fires in our region. Our speaker was Darren Borgias, who has worked for 30 years with the Nature Conservancy and is currently the Southwest Oregon Forest Project Director for the Conservancy. He… Read More

10/23/18 Rotary Meeting Notes

Club Meeting: “Riding The Rocket To My Dreams”: – NASA Propulsion Engineer, Norman Chaffee at the NASA Johnson Space Center will talk about growing up in rural Oklahoma to putting a man on the moon, mars and beyond. Norman Chaffee shared parts of his illustrious NASA career with our Rotary Club including visual aids such… Read More

The State of Our Forests

A little bit about guest speaker, David Schott.  David graduated High School in 1965 with Sandy Darland, Ron McUne and Dick Fosbury.  He used to manage a “pack station” at Lake of the Woods.   He was Ex. Director of the Southern Oregon Timber Assoc. and he has is an advocate for putting out forest fires.… Read More

NMHS Rocketry Project

Rebecca Genter, Gabby Parks, and Alice Lulich,  discussed their senior projects. Eleven North Medford High School Seniors are registered to compete in the national “Team America Rocketry Challenge”.  Up to 1,000 teams from around the USA will design, engineer, build and launch a homemade rocket in the presence of an impartial judge. The top 100… Read More

End of Life Choices

Rotary Meeting Notes for Oct. 2, 2018 Jan Rowe and Laurel Miller discussed the end of life choices and presented information on the history and effect of the Oregon Death with Dignity Act. Recommended movie on subject, “Being Mortal” The purpose of the Death with Dignity Act is to be able to control one’s dying… Read More

September 25, 2018 Rotary Club Meeting Notes

RYLA = Rotary Youth Leadership Academy Summer 2018 Camp included speaker guests Shelby, Kate, Sasha, and Alaya. They students convinced our Rotary Club that they are indeed our investment to the future and the camp with provided them with this year was lifechanging for each one.  There were group exercises everyday and evening that enhanced their… Read More

Sign Up Now for Volunteer Opportunity – Construct the Olsrud Family Community Playground Project at Bear Creek Park

Contact Us

Rotary Club of Medford
PO Box 811
Medford, OR 97501

1-541-690-8353

By the Numbers

Club 353
District 5110
Zone 27

Organized May 15, 1923

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