This week: July 20, 2018 - - Club Assembly
July 20: - Club Assembly
July 27: Molly Gimmel - National Association of Women Business Owners
August 3: Colter Burkes, Senior Urban Forester Montgomery Park’s tree inventory is being collected by the Arboriculture Section to gather information that will help our arborists to better manage trees in our developed parks throughout the County. Find out more on our tree inventory map page! The goals of the tree inventory are to:
  1. Provide long-term maintenance of trees on a regular cycle
  2. Understand tree species distribution to plan for tree planting
  3. Track and combat tree pests and diseases
  4. Increase the public’s awareness of the benefits of trees
- Montgomery County Tree Care Program
August 8: Board Meeting at Filicori , Park Potomac, 7:30 am - Board Meeting
August 10: Ronnie Teitler Davis, Rotary District 7620 Membership and Engagement Chair - Rotary Membership and the North Bethesda Rotary Club



RG is Our New DG

July 19th

Rich Glover, the new District Governor for District 7620, visited us last week and shared his vision of Rotary during the coming year. Rich is a former Navy Hospital Corpsman and healthcare executive. He began his Rotary life with the Rotary Club of Johnson County, in Olathe, Kansas. He chaired an international project to benefit Mother Theresa’s homes in Calcutta, and served as president of that club. After a move to Maryland, he joined and became president of the Rotary Club of Southern Frederick County, one of four large clubs in Frederick County. Recently, he led the effort to establish the new club—Smoketown, in Brunswick, MD. Rich’s wife Susan is past president of the Rockville Club and Chair of the District’s Youth Exchange Programs Committee. He discussed his plans for the coming year and described his fifth item for the Four Way Test: Is it Fun?


Last week: Any Ginsburg, Executive Director, Friends of White Flint

July 13th

Any Ginsburg, Executive Director, Friends of White Flint, was our main speaker last week. Amy, who has lived in this area for many years, discussed the many projects and plans along Rockville Pike and the White Flint area. Among here items…

  • Pike and Rose Center is nearly complete, with a few more buildings going up in the next year or so.
  • The old White Flint mall area is still vacant, but the Lord & Taylor store will continue to operate. The site may be part of a development plan for a new Amazon headquarters.
  • Large buildings are planned for the area around the White Flint Metro.
  • For details, visit the group’s blog at www.whiteflint.org

Golf-O-Rama

July 12th

The first of several golf lessons took place this week at the Falls Road Golf Course…Club stalwart Dave Fitzwilliam launched the golf lessons as a fundraiser for last spring’s Silent Auction and raised about $1000 in the process. The first batch of students, including Kevin Flynn and Samantha Crosby (below), showed up on a hot Wednesday afternoon the learn from Dave…Great fun was had by all!