The 2nd annual Rotary Food Drive is ready to go!  We are calling it "Cans for a Cause."  All 4 Rotary clubs in Norman are joining forces to benefit The Salvation Army, Pantry Partners, Food & Shelter, and Aging Services.  Donate your time, donate your food, donate your $$, and tell your friends!  Our goal is 5770 items (for District 5770).  We can do it!
 
 
The Norman Cross Timbers Rotary Club will award one or more scholarships of up to $2,000 to graduating high school seniors in the Norman area. 
 
Scholarship Qualifications:
  • GPA of 2.5 or higher GPA
  • Student plans to continue his/her academic education at an Oklahoma college, university, or technology center certification training during the 2022-23 academic year.
  • Student must live in Cleveland County and attend either Norman High School, Norman North High School, Noble High School, Lexington High School, Little Axe High School, Community Christian School, or be home schooled and live within the attendance boundaries of one of these schools. 
 
Application Due Date:
Completed applications received no later than Monday, May 16, 2022 at midnight.  DEADLINE EXTENDED TO MONDAY, JUNE 13!
 
Please submit questions to rnorman@cheekfalcone.com.
Members of the Norman Cross Timbers Rotary Club participated in the Day of Service organized by the City of Norman, to commemorate Martin Luther King, Jr. Day on January 17, 2022.  Rotarians cleaned up June Benson Park by picking up trash, limbs, and raking leaves.  Members were joined by District Governor Elect (and Past President of Cross Timbers) Conni Eckstein. 
Given the increases in things that are concerning (infections, hospitalizations, etc), and based on a recommendation from George Mauldin (Cleveland County Emergency Services Director...who presented a program about Covid to our club a few weeks back), we are cancelling our meeting on January 18.  George was to be our program guest, but we will reschedule him for a future meeting.
 
Toward the end of the month, we will reassess the situation and decide about the February 1st meeting.
 
With the Day of Service activity on Monday being outdoors, there is less concern, so we will still be doing our part on that day.  Let me know if you can help us then!
 
In the meantime, stay safe!
 
Phil
The Norman Cross Timbers Rotary Club is sponsoring an ART OF PEACE contest for middle and high school students in the Norman area. The contest will be held on Friday evening, February 11, 2022 at The Well in Norman.
Peace and Conflict Resolution is one of the Areas of Focus for Rotary, the world’s largest service organization, with over 1.2 million members in over 200 countries. The Norman Cross Timbers Rotary Club recently was designated as a Peacebuilder Club by the Rotary Action Group for Peace.
Students are invited to submit artwork that depicts what the student visualizes as peace in the school, neighborhood, community, state, country, or world.
 
It's that time of the year again!
We are ringing bells for The Salvation Army at The Wal-Mart Neighborhood Market located at 3571 W Rock Creek Rd, Norman, OK 73072.
 
The date is December 11. Times start at 10:00 am and end at 5:00 pm. Joe and his Interact students will take the last 3 hours.
 
Be sure to take lots of photos of club members ringing the bells and post them on our Facebook page.
 
Click Here to go to the sign up sheet. Enter your name and phone number in the time slot you want to volunteer for.
This year, the Norman PD organized an event at the Sooner Mall Parking Lot (NE corner) for National Night Out.
 
Our club had a space, and  a canopy set up, with a table, a club banner, some printed materials, candy to give out, and stories to tell about how our club does good in the world!
 
Our program last night was brought to us by our very own Marilyn Kaplan.
 
Marilyn gave us a brief history of Polio and how it has infected millions of people.
She brought us to today when there has been reported a total number of 2 new cases THIS YEAR! 
One in Pakistan and one in Afghanistan. 
The slide show was very good showing us how the number of cases have decreased since Rotary and The Bill Gates Foundation got involved.
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Speakers
Norman Care-A-Van
Jun 07, 2022
Phil Moss
Jun 21, 2022 6:00 PM
Cross Timbers 25th Anniversary
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