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Upcoming Events
 
Speakers
Daniel Davids
Oct 29, 2019 12:15 PM
400 Fewer Falls Initiative
Paul Rubin
Dec 10, 2019 12:15 PM
Camp Good Mourning
Bridget Costello
Jan 14, 2020 12:15 PM
Camp Pa Qua Tuck
Jennifer Capezza
Jan 28, 2020 12:15 PM
LI Against Domestic Violence
Donna Celentano
Feb 25, 2020 12:15 PM
Medical Advocacy Pros
 
 

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Community Events and Announcements
 
For the Month of October, we will be meeting on Tuesdays at 12:15PM at Gino's of Commack.  
 
Proceeds from all of our events go directly to the Commack-Kings Park Charitable Fund, which funds local programs like End Hunger in Kings Park, the Healing Garden, Community Round Tables, Food Drives, Hygiene Drives, the Dictionary Project and so many others... 
 

Protect the Bluffs Color Walk/Run
 
Join us on October 19, 2019 at 9:30AM at William T. Rogers Middle School for an exciting Color Walk/Run. Come enjoy music, food trucks, and giveaways.  The Color Walk/Run will be from William T. Rogers Middle School to the Kings Park Bluff and back.  There will also be a half route option available.  To Sponsor the Color Walk/Run or Register to Participate Click RSVP.
 
Rotary Business Networking

Art, Collectibles & Sports Memorabilia Auction
 

Join the Commack-Kings Park Rotary Club on November 8 at 6:00pm at the grand lobby of the Westy East Northport, for an evening of wine, hors d'hourves, art, collectibles and general fun. 

The evening will include:

• A preview hour with complementary food and drinks
• Basket raffles
• Silent Auctions
• Door Prizes
• Auctioned goods and services from local businesses
• And the main event:  200+ Live Auction Pieces in all price ranges.

 

The auctioned items will include both decorative and collectible art, as well as sports and historic memorabilia.  After purchasing your ticket, please fill out the questionnaire, so that our art supplier can make sure to pack items you personally find interesting!

 
Rotary Business Networking

 
 
Speed Business-Networking Event
 
Join us on January 23, 2020 at 6:30pm at the Commack Public Library (corner of Commack Rd and Hauppauge Road), for an evening of speed-networking.  Meet the professional and community leaders in Rotary, as well as many other professionals from all over Long Island.  It is $5 in advance or $10 at the door.  Coffee, snacks and information about Rotary will be served...
 
 
 
We meet Tuesdays at 12:15 PM at Gino's of Commack.  Join us!
 
                                                                
 
 
 
RLI Chair and Commack-Kings Park Rotarian David Ardam presents certificates to the new graduates of the Rotary Leadership Institute
After many weeks of work by our members and the members of the Kings Park High School Interact Club, the Healing Garden has been cleaned up and has had substantial landscaping work done to it.  Come by and relax.  Click into the story for more photos or directions to the Healing Garden.
 
The Rotary Foundation has received the highest possible score from Charity Navigator, an independent evaluator of charities in the U.S. In the most recent ratings, released on 1 September, The Rotary Foundation earned the maximum 100 points for both financial health and accountability and transparency. The ratings reflect how efficiently Charity Navigator believes the Foundation will use donations, how well it has sustained programs and services, and its level of commitment to good governance and openness. In the previous rating, the Foundation had received 97 points.
The food drive recently held at the Shoprite in Commack by the Commack Interact Club and the Commack-Kings Park Rotary Club was an immense success.  
 
 
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