Russell Hampton
National Awards Services Inc.
Our 25th Annual Shrimp Fest will be held on Feb. 16, 2019
The ALL NEW Shrimp Fest will showcase several RGV restaurants presenting their signature shrimp dishes in a small-bite tasting format. A VIP tent will be serving a boiled shrimp plate. The Retro Rockers and Super Tree will be performing on the main stage. A Silent Auction will be available for your shopping pleasures. Beer & Wine available for purchase.
Tickets are $25 each and all club members are asked to sell 10 tickets each.  You can buy VIP tickets at a club meeting.
The success of this fund raiser depends on the support of all club members
Upcoming Events
D5930 Youth Exchange - outbound Interviews
Jim Teeter's home
Jan 19, 2019
11:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Trash Pick-up
TSTC Parking lot
Feb 02, 2019
9:00 AM – 11:00 AM
Rotary ShrimpFest
Jackson Street
Feb 16, 2019
6:00 PM – 10:00 PM
Birthdays & Anniversaries
Member Birthdays
Tiffany Albury
January 4
Mike Ezell
January 11
Alan Johnson
January 18
David Heffernan
January 21
Mira Murphy
January 21
Robert Grider
January 21
Join Date
Alan Johnson
January 1, 1978
41 years
Dollye Lee
January 1, 1996
23 years
Gail Thomason
January 1, 2008
11 years
Juan Salas
January 1, 2011
8 years
Ronald Banks
January 3, 1997
22 years
Juanita Stringfield
January 9, 2014
5 years
Julie Ezell Perez
January 16, 2009
10 years
Bob Murphy
January 22, 1923
96 years
Joseph Woellhof
January 28, 2016
3 years
Wally Cantu
January 28, 2016
3 years
Executives & Directors
President Elect
President Nominee
Immediate Past President
Rotary Foundation
Fund Raising
Youth Exchange Officer
Club Administration
Public Relations
Service Projects
Bulletin Editor
Lea Peacock
Club Information
Service Above Self
We meet Fridays at 11:45 AM
Harlingen Public Library
410 76 Dr
Harlingen, TX  78550
United States
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Next Meeting
Friday, Jan 11th
Dr. Guy Bailey
President, UTRGV
Dr. Guy H. Bailey
is a sociolinguist and the 1st president of the University of Texas–Rio Grande Valley. He was the president of the University of Alabama, his baccalaureate alma mater.  He was previously the president of Texas Tech University and held earlier positions at Emory University, Texas A&M University, and Oklahoma State University, prior to serving as dean of liberal arts at University of Nevada, Las Vegas. From there he became provost of the University of Texas at San Antonio. Before assuming the role at Texas Tech, he was the chancellor of the University of Missouri–Kansas City.
Invocation: Linda Hagins
Pledge: MMA Cadet
Song: Julie Ezell
Greeters: Robert Rodriguez
                  Gina Sanders
Club News
Last Meeting
Club Assembly
Congratulations Officers and Directors for 2019-2020
President – Joel Vincent
Pres. Elect – Wayne Lowry
Pres. Nominee – Lucy Cadenas
Secretary – Joseph Albury
Treasurer – Joseph Woellhof
Directors 2019-2020
Remi Gibbs
Monica Leal Clark
Chris Villarreal
Cooper Elliff
Chase Palmer
Cory Boyd
Take a look at our Upcoming Events to see what we have coming up.  Email Joel Vincent to have an item added.
$$$ Weekly Drawings $$$

Cliff Moriarty won the drawing, but did not draw the Ace of Spades. 
It leaves $70 in the pot.  Buy an extra ticket!  Sorry Cliff... Not!!!
Member Spotlight - Wayne Lowry
The Spotlight is on...
Wayne Lowry
Wayne Lowry is the Executive Director of Habitat for Humanity of the Rio Grande Valley; a Christian based non-profit organization dedicated to the ideal that everyone deserves a decent place to live. The organization has been building homes for low-income families in the Rio Grande Valley since 1988. This year, Habitat for Humanity is on pace to build 12 homes, 80 aging in place repairs, and 100 disaster repair projects.
Since December 2014, Wayne has overseen the daily operations across the four county region, including the McAllen and Harlingen ReStores, a home improvement store and donation center providing affordable material to the public in attempt to help raise funds to build more homes in the Rio Grande Valley.
Wayne is a native of Houston, TX and has resided in Harlingen, TX for the last 11 years. He received his Bachelor’s in Science and Behavioral Science at the University of Houston Clear Lake in 2007. Wayne was ordained an Evangelist with the Church of Christ in 2003 and has severed in numerous national outreach ministries. He has been married to Lacey Lowry for 15 years, and has three beautiful children.
Jan 11, 2019
Jan 18, 2019
Harlingen Area Educational Foundation
Jan 25, 2019
Innovations in Implant Dentistry
Feb 01, 2019
Discussion of the Gardens and Vegetation of Hugh Ramsey Nature Park
Feb 08, 2019
The benefits of water in attracting birds and wildlife to the Hugh Ramsey Nature Park
Feb 15, 2019
No Meeting
Mar 01, 2019
Rotary Interact
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