March 13 Meeting

Brandy Spurling from the Columbia Chamber of Commerce will speak about Multi-generational Workplace Strategies.  

March 6

Annual Visitor’s Day!  Please invite prospective new members.  The program for the day will focus on what it means to be a Rotarian.  If you are planning to bring someone, please RSVP to Victoria Brees by February 27.

February 27 Meeting

Sarah Read will speak to members about Rotaract.  Tim Sullivan will serve as our weekly greeter.  Shawn Barnes will present our invocation, lead members in the pledge and provide a fundraising opportunity.

Meet the Managers

The next Meet the Managers session will be held February 26 at the Family Impact Center.  Local community youth are invited to receive assistance with their resumes, job searches, scholarship applications and have any questions answered.  The event begins at 4:30 […]

February 6, 2019

Rev. Clyde Ruffin spoke to members about the life of John William “Blind” Boone.

Annual Visitors Day is March 6

On March 6, members are encouraged to bring prospective new members to our weekly luncheon.  The program for the day will focus on Rotary, what it means to be a Rotarian and what is expected of members.  If you are […]

February is Peace and Conflict...

Last year, conflict and violence displaced more than 68 million people, and half of those were children.  Rotarians do not think this has to be the norm, which is why one of the six areas of focus of Rotary is […]

February 20 Meeting

Michael Sweeny & Mary Ellen Lohman will speak to members about the State Historical Society of Missouri and provide a Bicentennial update.  Tatha Todd will serve as our weekly greeter. 

January 23, 2019

Nattawat “Gont” Kullachanun, an inbound Youth Exchange Student from Thailand, spoke to members.

Board of Directors Meeting

The Metro Board of Directors will meet on February 13 at 1:00 p.m. at the Columbia Country Club.  All members are welcome to attend.

January 16, 2019

Teri Walden and Kyle Boffa spoke to members about EnCircle Technologies.

February 13 Meeting

Member will learn about the City of Refuge.  Tom O’Connor will serve as our weekly greeter.  Rob Christensen will present our invocation, lead members in the pledge and provide a fundraising opportunity.

February Social

Metro’s next monthly social will be held February 7 at Room 38 (38 North 8th Street) beginning at 5:00 p.m.  Please invite a friend, a colleague or a family member to join in the fellowship event. 

February 6 Meeting

Clyde Ruffin will speak to members about the Blind Boone Home & Gala.  Jim Cherrington will present our invocation, lead members in the pledge and provide a fundraising opportunity.  

RYLA Applications

Applications for the 2019 RYLA Academy are now being accepted.  If you know of a student entering or exiting his/her sophomore year of high school and interested in community service, please consider nominating him/her.  The form to nominate someone can be […]

January 2, 2019

Jim Cherrington provided a historical overview of our club.

January 30 Meeting

Brandy Spurling, from the Columbia Chamber of Commerce, will speak to members about multi-generational Workplace Strategies.  Jim Stock will serve as our weekly greeter.  Norm Benedict will present our invocation, lead members in the pledge and provide a fundraising opportunity.

January is Vocational Service ...

As you know, Vocational Service is one of Rotary’s Avenues of Service.  Vocational Service calls for every Rotarian to:  1) aspire to higher ethical standards in his/her occupations; 2) recognize the worthiness of all useful occupations; and 3) contribute his/her […]