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Wednesdays at 12:15PM except 3rd Wednesday, 12:15 at Il Porto, Lake Mohawk, Sparta
PORTOFINOS
5129 Berkshire Valley Road
Oak Ridge, NJ  07438-9703
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Golfers and Sponsors needed. 

Help us raise scholarship funds for Jefferson and Sparta high school students. 

Monday, September 18th, 2017 at 8:00 AM at Rolling Greens Golf Club (Newton-Sparta Road) 

Event is rain or shine. 
Carts are included! Breakfast + Lunch Breakfast at 8AM. 

Tee Time 9:30AM $99.00 per Golfer includes Cart and Great FOOD! 

For more information, contact Russell Wilhelmsen at 973-202-8726
 

The Rotary Club of Jefferson/Sparta NJ is bringing the Kelly Miller Circus to Jefferson to entertain children of all ages.

 

When: Thursday, June 22, 2017.  

       Two performances at 4:30 PM and 7:30 p.m.  Rain or Shine.

 

Where: Fireman’s Field on Route 15 South, Lake Hopatcong

 

Tickets are available by calling Russ at 973-202-8726 or at the following locations:

  • Jefferson Dairy - 741 Route 15 North, Lake Hopatcong 
  • Lakeland Bank -  5729 Berkshire Valley Road, Oak Ridge
  • Crossroads Deli - 5726 Berkshire Valley Road, Oak Ridge
  • Working Deli - 5561 Berkshire Valley Road, Oak Ridge
  • Rose City Framemakers - 19 Main Street, Sparta
  • First Hope Bank - 220 Woodport Road, Sparta

 

Advanced ticket cost:       $6 for children (age 2-11)   Under 2 - free
                                           $12 for adults

 

Tickets cost at gate:          $8 for children (age 2-11)   Under 2 - free
                                          $16 for adults 

                 

Sponsorships of groups are encouraged by the Rotary to bring underprivileged kids, families and community groups to the show.  Community groups include school sports teams, boy and girl-scout troops, senior groups, church group and the such. To sponsor a group, please call Russ at 973-202-8726. 

 

Everyone is invited to come and watch the animals being unloaded and fed and witness the raising of the giant big top at 9 a.m.  Guides will be furnished for school groups and anyone attending.  

Come out for a fun filled day and to help the Jefferson/Sparta Rotary raise money for their scholarship program for Jefferson and Sparta high school students, and for their other charitable donations and projects.

Monday, May 15th, 2017 at 8:00 AM at Rolling Greens Golf Club
(rain or shine)
 
Raffle and Prizes
Carts are included! Breakfast + Lunch Breakfast at 8AM - Tee Time 9:30AM
 
Sign UP NOW! Fax or Mail the completed application
 
$99.00 per Golfer includes Cart and Great FOOD!
 
Call Russ Wilhelmsen for more information. 973-202-8726
 
Click link below for Golfer and Sponsor Sign Up Forms.
 
 
 
 

 

The Jefferson/Sparta Rotary club is proud to welcome the following new members:

  • Kelly Evans, owner of Signs Etc. in Sparta
  • Bill Askin of the law firm of Askin & Hooker LLC Attorneys at Law in Sparta
  • Nicole Francoeur, owner of Rose City Framemakers in Sparta
  • Frank Brunke, real estate agent with Caldwell Banker Residential Brokerage

The four new members were installed on January 18 at Il Porto Restaurant by Margit Rahill. Margit is not only a member of the Jefferson/Sparta Rotary Club, but is currently serving as the District Governor of Rotary District 7470.

The Jefferson/Sparta Rotary Club was started in 1965 and currently has 26 members. The mission of the Jefferson/Sparta Rotary Club is to provide community service for the betterment of each town.

The club meets on Wednesdays at 12:15 p.m. at Portofinos Restaurant, except every third week the club meets at Il Porto Restaurant in Sparta. Guests are always welcomed to attend the meetings.

Thanks to a great team of groups and programs our club has recently engaged in a very worthwhile endeavor!  Project Welcome home is a program launched by our Club in conjunction with the Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 327 in 2015. 
 

District Governor Frank Geraghty was on hand at Portofino's Restaurant on July 1st to induct our two newest members. Kathleen (Kate) Perlett sponsored by  Alice Szigethy,  and Mendi Asani sponsored by Margit Rahill became the first two inductees for the 2015- 2016 Rotary year.  Mendi is the owner of Portofino's, while Kate whose office is in Sparta works in the home health field.  We look forward to our newest members becoming an integral part of our club, working on our future projects. 

 
 
This month, the Jefferson Township Rotary Club was proud to award 2 scholarships at both the Jefferson Township High School and at the Sparta Township High School.
 
Each scholarship was for $500.00 and awarded to 1 student from each school.
 
The Jefferson Township Rotary Club has been awarding scholarships since 1965.

We are always looking for new ways to get involved with the community.  The attached article tells about our latest charitable endeavor.
 
Our thanks to Keith Butler, Acting Commandant of the Lieutentant Corporal Robert J. Slattery  Detachment of the Marine Corps for speaking to us about the "Virtual Baby Shower" project. 
 
Our thanks also to John Luciano and AIM Jefferson for the attached article.
 
 
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