Welcome to the Sunrise Spirit –
the Weekly Newsletter of The Rotary Club of Arcata Sunrise
Our Next Meeting
Please join us for our next meeting. We meet at the Jacoby Storehouse on the Arcata Plaza. Meetings begin at 7 am, and we’re usually done by 8 am. If you arrive a little early, we’d love to chat with you and introduce you to some Club members (aka Sunrisers).
RISE Calendar …
“Rotary Involvement Strengthens Everyone“
June 17 – RCAS Food Booth at the Arcata Bay Oyster Festival
August 13-19 – Pedal for Polio bike ride to raise awareness and funds to support Rotary’s fight against polio. Participants will ride from Crescent City to Petaluma (or portions of the route)
August 5 – Kevin Ebbert Campout – Details to be announced
August 27 – Kevin Ebbert Memorial Trail Run in Arcata Community Forest. Sign up at any HealthSport location.
Presenting the AHS Academic Top Ten Percent for 2017
Each year, the Rotary Club of Arcata Sunrise honors and celebrates the academic top ten percent of Arcata High School graduates. In the clip below, AHS Principal Dave Navarre introduces each student and gives information about that student’s plans for the coming year, and he passes on a personal message to the student’s family.
This Year’s RCAS Memorial Scholarship Winners
In this video, Jeff Stebbins and Bryan Reeser present the 2017 Rotary Club of Arcata Memorial Scholarships, which honor the memory of members of our Club whom we have lost over the years. Brooke Chalker won this year’s four-year scholarship. Other recipients are Ryan Sloane, Crmen Herrera, Jessica Smith, Phoenix Spoor, John Packer, and Vanessa Holland.
Congratulations and our best wishes to each of you!
HSU President Lisa Rossbacher’s Message
Dr. Lisa A. Rossbacher, the President of Humboldt State University, told the graduating seniors (and all of us) to”prepare to be surprised”.