Photo Albums
Christmas Party 2016
New member Miki Mankin inducted
New member Miki Mankin, SVP - Business Banking Area Manager at Amegy Bank was inducted on 1/4. Miki is a returning member to RERC seen here together with her sponsor Karen Ellis.
Scholarship recipient HeeJin Shin visits our club
Our scholarship recipient HeeJin Shin who attends UTD visited our club to give an update on her college experience so far.
Per Treven receives Paul Harris Fellow recognition
Per Treven received a Paul Harris recognition for his contributions as a sustaining member.
December Board Meeting Highlights
December 13, 2016
December Board Meeting Highlights
•    Bill Zeigler, President, Called the vote on state of officers for 2017 year’s offices for approval. – Marcus King is going to assume the role of Club Service Director for the balance of the 2016-17 Rotary year.  In that role he will oversee the following service committees: Club Service, International Service, Youth Service, & Vocation Service.  For the balance of the year, the Signature Project Committee will continue to report through the Past President, Bruce MacPherson.  
•    D. Schieferstein, President Elect, Nominating committees and names were be submitted by December 31, 2016 to the district. John McFadden’s Fundraiser position is being elevated to Director.  
•    Ted Ellis, Treasurer, CCCC food contract expired December 31st.The Country Club is revising lunch meals to buffet style. May be a price increase 
•    Bruce McPherson, Past President, Signature Project – Council needs to be briefed and approve the signature project’s participation from the City.  Kendra Scott store in Allen to host a fundraiser for Signature Project in March or April. - Club gets 20% of sales towards fundraiser..
•    Scott Zimmerman, Provided fundraising update. RERC needs to make firm commitment to sell fundraiser event tickets.. 
•    Leave of absence requests: 
    Bill Kruger – Pending Written Requests 
    Tom Brooks – Requested leave of absence 
    (effective January 1, 2017 – June 30, 2017)
    Steve Hull – August 30th removed from the roll
•    Resignations: 
· Bill Latham  
· David Loughridge 

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Bulletin Ad Spots Available
 At least two advertising spots will be open next quarter for ad slots in the Register, our printed bulletin that is available at all meetings. Ads are $25 per quarter and are billed in advance with your regular quarterly billing. Let Bill Walker, bulletin editor, know if you are interested. Email Bill at or phone at 214-552-4572.
Scottish Rite Playground Visit
Members of the Signature Community Service project committee recently visited the Inclusive Playground at Scottish Rite Hospital for Children. The hospital gave the group a presentation on the planning process and goals and then took the group outside to experience the playground first-hand. Richardson East Rotary Club is collaborating with the City of Richardson to bring an inclusive playground to the city.  Pictured are (L-R), Club President Bil Zeigler; Paul Nassauer (Richardson Parks Dept.); Drew Hayes (RERC member); Tom Brooks (RERC); Lori Smeby (director, Richardson Parks & Recreation); Karen Ellis (RERC); Tom Hummel (RERC); Dana Dempsey (director of Therapeutic Recreation, Scottish Rite); Michael Black (park designer, La Terra Studio); Alan Gatton (Richardson Parks Dept.); and Dan Baker (Richardson Parks).
A sneak peak at the new

In January, visitors to will discover a new, contemporary site that tells Rotary’s story in a fresh and exciting way. Rotary staff offer a look at the site’s features: a modern design, increased use of imagery and graphics, and better organization to help readers – especially newcomers – find out who we are and what we’re doing.

Club Information
Welcome to our Club!
Richardson East
Service Above Self
Wednesday at 12 Noon (Except 2nd Wed - Evening Social - Check with Rotarian for Location)
Canyon Creek Country Club
625 W Lookout
Richardson, TX  75080
United States
DistrictSiteIcon District Site
VenueMap Venue Map
Russell Hampton
National Awards Services Inc.
Aug 23, 2017
Overview of the Richardson Fire Department
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Upcoming Events
Board Meeting
Credit Union of Texas (3rd floor)
Sep 12, 2017
6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Site Pages
2013-2014 Board of Directors
Committee Pages
Avenues of Service
About Our Club
Casino Night 2013
2012-2013 Board of Directors
Community Service
Networking Teams
Did you know this about Richardson East Rotary Clu
Art Lover's Tour
Scholarship information
Nascar Car Experience
Napa Valley Wine Country Experience
Gorgeous mountain home at Snowmass (Aspen)
The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas
Networking teams round two

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The Register was the District 5810 Bulletin of the Year for mid-sized clubs for the past two years.