Meeting notices

Coming Programs


Coming Programs

January 24th – Dominic Lesnar - Asheville Astronomy Club


January 31st - Community Talk by local

Author Terry Roberts

January 31st - 5:30pm - Community Talk

at Mars Hill Library – Terry Roberts, on

novel The Holy Ghost, Speakeasy Revival

February 7th - Club Assembly to talk about

committees and positions in the club

February 14th - Awards & Shop Talk

January is Vocational

Services Month

Hot Doggett

 Thanks to all of the great volunteers who helped us have another successful Hog Doggett. You are the best!  We could not have done it without you. Mark your calendars for next year's ride, July 13th, 2019.

More News & Events

Passing the Gavel



The club's installation dinner was held on June 26th at Papa Nick's. In the photo above outgoing president Rick Molland is passing the gavel to new president, Sandy Stevenson. The incoming officers and directors are:

Len Jones President-Elect

Fifi DeGroot Membership Director

TBD President-Nominee

Becky Webb Secretary

Rick Molland Treasurer

Becky Webb Club Services Director

Larry Burda Sergeant-At-Arms

Maxine Brown Community Services Director

Larry Peek Vocational Service Director

Reich Gardner International Service Director

Mike Stevenson Youth Services Director

Ed McNally Bulletin & Public Image Coord.

Barbara Shepard Recording Secretary

Neil St. Clair Assistant District Governor

Mike Morton CART Director

Barry Rassin Rotary International President

Isaac Owolabi District Governor

Mike Stevenson Assistant District Governor

Len Jones District Treasurer

Rosenwald School Rehabilitation


This photo shows the packed crowd for the latest community talk sponsored by Madison County Libraries and the Rotary Club of Madison County. 

Willa Wyatt gave an update on the progress toward rehabilitation of the historic Mars Hill Anderson Rosenwald School.

Built in 1928, this school is the last one standing in Western North Carolina of the over 5000 Rosenwald schools built throughout the southeast to serve segregated African American students. 

When completed, the building will serve as a community cultural center and an interpretative museum to enhance education and understanding of black history.

Library Project


On Saturday, October 27th the club celebrated the dedication of the Bird Garden at the Marshall Public Library, recognizing the Rotary Club of Madison County as a partner in establishing the native plants on the library grounds. Also included were a tour of all the library's grounds followed by a morning of maintenance. Thanks to all that helped and  especially to Ed McNally for organizing the event.