Birthdays & Anniversaries
Member Birthdays
Nadene Barish
August 9
Darrin Hallman
August 10
Marla Shelby-Drabner
August 16
Richard Schwartz
August 28
Spouse Birthdays
Kevin Madisyn (daughter)
August 2
Lisa Branum
August 25
Arthur Haines
Arthur Haines
August 5
Bill Reetz
Sandy Reetz
August 8
Glenn Artist
El Artist
August 25
Ed Sappington
Linda Sappington
August 31
Nadene Barish
August 31
Join Date
Henry Franz
August 21, 2014
7 years
Dave Ramos
August 30, 2018
3 years
Michael Branum
August 30, 2018
3 years
Upcoming Events
Dixie Drive Clean Up
Sep 11, 2021
7:30 AM – 9:00 AM
2021 Intermountain Healthcare IRONMAN 70.3 World
Sep 17, 2021 8:00 AM –
Sep 18, 2021 5:00 PM
September 2021 Food Bank - Distribution St George
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
Sep 28, 2021
8:30 AM – 11:00 AM
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Bloomington Country Club
3174 S Bloomington Dr
St George, UT 84790
United States of America
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Welcome to the 2021-2022
Rotary Year!
President, Charlotte Shelley 
and members of our Club
welcome you to breakfast with 
The Rotary Club of
Dixie Sunrise!
September 2, 2021
President Elect, Dave Nelson Conducting
As we begin our meeting:
Henry Franz will lead us in
 The Pledge of Allegiance
Glenn Artist will lead us in
The 4 Way Test 
Dave Higbee will offer a blessing. 
This week we will hear from 
Court Pendleton, the Southern Outreach Manager for the Department of Veterans and Military Affairs for the State of Utah. 
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Other upcoming meetings:
The Service Committee will meet September 7th at 5:30 at the Schwartz home. 
The Board will meet on Tuesday, September 14th at 1:00 for a half day strategic planning session.  Details to follow.
Literacy Committee will meet on Thursday September 16th at 1:30 in the Root for Kids Conference Room.



Dictionary Distribution!

After our meeting this week, Darrin will lead the parade to visit the outlying schools for Dictionary Distribution.

This has been a project of this club for years and it is a really neat experience.  Come join the fun and see the children's reaction!  

Please RSVP to Darrin if you are able to participate.



Are you free Saturday morning?  Do you have a paint brush?  Would you like to help paint the Little Libraries?  Let's make them fun and inviting for children, seniors and anyone just wanting to grab a book.  We will meet at the Schwartz home at 9:00.  Alicia has details.





Richard Schwartz has volunteered to get us organized and out on Dixie Drive to do our Fall Cleanup!  

The plan is to meet at 7:30 a.m on Saturday, September 11th at Tonaquint Park. Breakfast will be available afterward at DeDe's 


Are you signed up to help with 

Aid station 4 - OUR SPOT - needs your help.  It is great fun. Please see Dave Nelson's invitation for details. 



Mobile Food Bank project:
Please note, the Food Bank packing and distribution will follow a slightly different format this month.
Packaging will take place at the Food Bank on Tuesday, September 28th.
Distribution on Wednesday the 29th and
Thursday the 30th.
Please sign up via the e-mail you received from Dave Nelson.
Come lend a hand if you can!
We are invited to join other local Rotary Clubs in helping with the massive effort of putting together the welcome packets for the Huntsman Games. Many hands will make the work go quickly.
September 28th and 29th at The Dixie Center



As you are aware, our Club sponsored the Rotary Satellite Club of Southern Utah Veterans.

We are happy to see members of their club joining us from time to time and hope perhaps some of you would like to attend a meeting with them.  

They meet on the 2nd Thursday of the month at 5:30 at the Elks Lodge.


Our Club Officers and Directors
President:   Charlotte Shelley
President Elect, Dave Nelson
Immediate Past President, Suzanne Leonelli
Secretary:  Ayanna Franzen
Treasurer: Steve Quinn
Club Administrator:  Marla Shelby
Our meetings currently are in-person only.  The Zoom option has been discontinued as the demand for virtual coverage has waned. Should it be necessary to reinstate that format the Board will consider that possibility.


Photo Albums
Mobile Food Bank
Suzanne Leonelli Induction Dinner
Washington County Fair Beer Garden Aug 2020
August Mobile Food Bank