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03/10/2019: "Rotary Spelling Bee Winners"


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(L to R: Mary Sliger, Paul Mayer, Mrs. Hallock, Haley Rennick & Eve Hulse - IG photo)


The 2019 winners of the San Juan Island Rotary Club were Eve Hulse, first place, and Haley Rennick, second place. Both Eve and Haley represented Paideia Classical School; both are members of Mrs. Hallock’s 8th grade class.

This was the Rotary Club’s 14th Annual Spelling Bee, which included students from Friday Harbor Elementary School, Friday Harbor Middle School, and Paideia Classical School. All island schools were invited to participate.


The annual contest is open to 4th through 8th graders. The first place winner received a trophy and a check for $100. In addition, a check for $200 was awarded to the winner's class, and $300 to their school. Second place winner received a trophy and a check for $75, and they also received $150 and $200 for the school. All students received a medal in appreciation for their participation.

Rotarians Mary Sliger and Carla Wright once again served as judges. Rotary Interact Club members were greeters, and Rotarian Bob Jarman was the emcee -and calmer of nerves. Rotarian Cyndy Gislason presented the participant medals, and Carol Linde was the pronouncer.

WHAT IS ROTARY?

Rotary Club of San Juan Island was established in 2004 by community members who embraced Rotary International’s mission of service above self, gathering monthly to discuss community and international needs, find solutions and address them.

Community Service: Rock the Dock (1993-2013) Concours d’Elegance, 36 Weekends, Spelling Bee, Knowledge Bowl, Student Bus Shelter, bike turnout.

International: Wheelchair distribution in Trinidad,.Solar panels for Haiti learning center, IPA: combine resources of Rotary Clubs in the Northwest WA to build relationships and sponsor projects in Copan, Honduras, PolioPlus Fund, ShelterBox.

Literacy: Distribution of dictionaries to 3rd, 4th, 5th graders, Free Children’s Library at Fair Grounds (Roche Harbor pending).

Youth Services: Interact Club at FHHS, YAIL & RYLA events, Youth Exchange (every 2 yrs).

Rotary meets Wednesdays at the Friday Harbor House meeting room, 8 " 9 AM. Guest speakers.
https://www.facebook.com/TheRotaryClubOfSanJuanIsland

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