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Rotary Club giving away pair of tickets to Poverty Bay Blues & Brews Festival!

Rotary Club giving away pair of tickets to Poverty Bay Blues & Brews Festival!

In anticipation of the 8th Annual Poverty Bay Blues & Brews Festival, The Rotary Club of Des Moines/Normandy Park is giving away a FREE pair of tickets! Just click below to enter: https://goo.gl/q52DAc This... [Read more]

South King Media’s Scott Schaefer awarded ‘Paul Harris Fellow’ by Rotary

South King Media’s Scott Schaefer awarded ‘Paul Harris Fellow’ by Rotary

South King Media Founder/Publisher Scott Schaefer was honored Wednesday (April 5) with a Paul Harris Fellow award from the Rotary Club of Des Moines/Normandy Park, WA. The award was presented at the Rotary... [Read more]

Proceeds from March 3 & 4 Poverty Bay Wine Festival will go to Music4Life

Proceeds from March 3 & 4 Poverty Bay Wine Festival will go to Music4Life

Wine, music and a great cause – the annual Poverty Bay Wine Festival – presented this year on Friday, March 3 and Saturday, March 4 at the Des Moines Beach Park Event Center – is proud to be donating... [Read more]

Rotary Club of Des Moines & Normandy Park Food Drive is Saturday, Dec. 3

Rotary Club of Des Moines & Normandy Park Food Drive is Saturday, Dec. 3

The Rotary Club of Des Moines & Normandy Park will be again helping the Des Moines Area Food Bank in their ‘Square Meal Partner Fund Drive,’ which will be held on Saturday, Dec. 3 at the... [Read more]

REMINDER: Blues & Brews Festival is SATURDAY at Des Moines Beach Park!

REMINDER: Blues & Brews Festival is SATURDAY at Des Moines Beach Park!

Poverty Bay Blues & Brews Festival from Olav on Vimeo. REMINDER: The 7th annual “Poverty Bay Blues & Brews Festival” is this SATURDAY, Aug. 27, at Des Moines Beach Park. The event will... [Read more]

7th Annual Poverty Bay Blues & Brews Festival concert will be Saturday, Aug. 27

7th Annual Poverty Bay Blues & Brews Festival concert will be Saturday, Aug. 27

Poverty Bay Blues & Brews Festival from Olav on Vimeo. Grab your sunscreen, dust off those dancin’ shoes and get ready – the 7th annual Blues and Brews festival at Des Moines Beach Park is... [Read more]

SAVE THE DATE: 7th Annual Poverty Bay Blues & Brews Festival will be Aug. 27

SAVE THE DATE: 7th Annual Poverty Bay Blues & Brews Festival will be Aug. 27

Poverty Bay Blues & Brews Festival from Olav on Vimeo. SAVE THE DATE: The Rotary Club of Des Moines and Normandy Park is rallying its members, sponsors and the surrounding communities for the annual... [Read more]

Burien/White Center Rotary awards $10,800 in scholarships to local students

Burien/White Center Rotary awards $10,800 in scholarships to local students

Burien/White Center Rotary President, Pam Romine (front left) and Scholarship Chair, Dave Hawthorne (right rear) congratulate all the exceptional students who received Scholarships and Service awards at... [Read more]

CONTEST: Win 2 tickets to the 12th Annual Poverty Bay Wine Festival!

CONTEST: Win 2 tickets to the 12th Annual Poverty Bay Wine Festival!

Win 2 tickets to the 12th Annual Poverty Bay Wine Festival! The Rotary Club of Des Moines & Normandy Park is proud to present the 12th Annual Poverty Bay Wine Festival at the Des Moines Beach Park... [Read more]

Rotary Club of Burien/White Center Installs Julie Nelson as New President

Rotary Club of Burien/White Center Installs Julie Nelson as New President

Last Thursday, June 21, the Rotary Club of Burien/White Center installed Julie Nelson as its 58th President. Previous club presidents Barbara Maurer, Chuck Cox, Helen Clement, Tony Sims, Rick Jump and... [Read more]

Burien/White Center Rotary Awards $10,500 in Scholarship Money

Burien/White Center Rotary Awards $10,500 in Scholarship Money

Last week, the Rotary Club of Burien/White Center awarded $10,500 in Scholarship money to local students at a special luncheon. In all, some 15 scholarships were handed out in a ceremony at Angelo’s... [Read more]

Roxbury Lanes & Casino Check Will Help Rotary Club Buy Dictionaries For Kids

Roxbury Lanes & Casino Check Will Help Rotary Club Buy Dictionaries For Kids

Roxbury Lanes & Casino GM Ron Davenport, left, hands Burien/White Center Rotary President Bob Wray a regular-sized, negotiable check for $1,762. The money will be used to purchase dictionaries for... [Read more]

There Are Two Ways To Help The Highline Music4Life Program This Month

There Are Two Ways To Help The Highline Music4Life Program This Month

Two major events for the Highline Music4Life program are being held in the area this month: The Poverty Bay “Blues & Brews” Festival will be this Saturday, Sept. 10th at the Des Moines Beach... [Read more]

Here Are Over 200,000 Reasons To Attend The Poverty Bay Wine Festival

Here Are Over 200,000 Reasons To Attend The Poverty Bay Wine Festival

By now, you have probably seen the wine-colored posters displayed in the windows of literally every business in Des Moines and have read multiple articles on The Waterland Blog about the upcoming... [Read more]

Local Rotary Clubs Present $10,000 Check To YMCA

Local Rotary Clubs Present $10,000 Check To YMCA

The Rotary Clubs of SeaTac, Burien/White Center and Southcenter presented a $10,000 check to the YMCA last Thursday at a joint meeting of the three clubs held at Cedarbrook Lodge in SeaTac.

Poverty Bay Blues & Brews Festival Is Saturday At Des Moines Beach Park

Poverty Bay Blues & Brews Festival Is Saturday At Des Moines Beach Park

REMINDER: The first annual Poverty Bay Blues & Brews Festival runs Saturday (Sept. 25th), from Noon – 7pm at Des Moines Beach Park, with lots of great live music and microbrews. It’ll be held... [Read more]

Burien/White Center Rotary Honors Founding Member Walt Carsten

Burien/White Center Rotary Honors Founding Member Walt Carsten

by Ralph Nichols Rotarian extraordinaire Walt Carsten received a standing ovation at the Sept. 16 Burien/White Center Rotary Club meeting when Deputy Mayor Rose Clark presented him with a city proclamation... [Read more]

Rotary Club Presenting Rockin' Valentine's Dinner & Dance Feb. 13th

Rotary Club Presenting Rockin' Valentine's Dinner & Dance Feb. 13th

The Rotary Club of Burien/White Center is pleased to announce that this year’s major fundraiser will be a “Rockin Valentine’s Dinner and Dance” on Saturday, Feb. 13th at South... [Read more]

Des Moines Rotary Holds Kick-Off Meeting For 2010 Poverty Bay Wine Festival, Seeks Sponsors

Des Moines Rotary Holds Kick-Off Meeting For 2010 Poverty Bay Wine Festival, Seeks Sponsors

The Des Moines Rotary kicked off their 2010 Poverty Bay Wine Festival sponsorship drive with an evening gathering at Des Moines’ historic Landmark on the Sound last Thursday night (Sept. 24th). The... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Scenes From The Poverty Bay Wine Festival

PHOTOS: Scenes From The Poverty Bay Wine Festival

Some scenes from Saturday’s festivities at the Poverty Bay Wine Festival, which continues through Sunday at the gorgeous Landmark on the Sound in Des Moines: The Des Moines Rotary Club Poverty Bay... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Scenes From Friday’s Poverty Bay Wine Festival

PHOTOS: Scenes From Friday’s Poverty Bay Wine Festival

Friday night’s “Gala of the Gods” fundraiser auction at the Poverty Bay Wine Festival attracted dozens of glamorous, well-dressed area locals, who sampled great wines and bid on auction... [Read more]

Rotary Club Seeking Donations For Annual Auction Feb. 7th

Rotary Club Seeking Donations For Annual Auction Feb. 7th

The Burien/White Center Rotary Club will host their 2nd Annual Casino Night & Auction at the Brockey Center at South Seattle Community College (map below) on Saturday, February 7th at 4:30pm. Tickets... [Read more]

UPDATE: Weather Will Not Stop Rotary Club Concert!

UPDATE: Weather Will Not Stop Rotary Club Concert!

Just got off the phone with Erin Collins of Collins Chiropractic, who wanted to remind BTB Readers that tonight’s 7pm Rotary Club Holiday Concert will go on as planned at the Highline Performing... [Read more]

Rotary Club Holiday Benefit Concert Is Dec. 15th

Rotary Club Holiday Benefit Concert Is Dec. 15th

The poster above pretty much says it all – the Burien/White Center Rotary Club is holding its annual Holiday Benefit Concert on Monday, Dec. 15th, starting at 7pm at the Highline Performing Arts... [Read more]