Kinderhook Tri-Village Rotary

We’re a service club, one of 36,000 local Rotary Clubs world-wide belonging to Rotary International. We’re part of Rotary's network of 1.2 member volunteers in 200 countries who provide humanitarian support for our communities, our nation and the world. We meet Wednesdays at 6:15-7:15 PM at the Valatie Senior Center, 3302 Williams St. in Valatie, NY, 12184.

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Columbia County Rotary Ride

Join us for Columbia County Rotary Ride, our signature fundraiser, on Sat., August 16, 2014! Free cookout and tee-shirt for registrants. All skill levels welcome. Proceeds will benefit local activities and charities and help extend Rail Trail. The trail will link our Tri-Village communities with an all-season path for pedestrians, equestrians and users of non-motorized vehicles. And with you, we can do more.

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What is Rotary?

We are 1.2 million neighbors, friends, and community leaders who come together to create positive, lasting change in our communities and around the world. Our differing occupations, cultures, and countries give us a unique perspective. Our shared passion for service helps us accomplish the remarkable.Rotary is an international network of volunteers who promote world peace and

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Clean-Up Project a Success

Yesterday Project Chairman Dennis Knoll and fellow club members dispersed along  a part of the Route 9 Valatie-Kinderhook corridor for the club’s road clean-up activity.  Kinderhook Town Councilman Peter Bujanow  coordinated the group with Dennis and advised members on safety.   Armed with yard tools and “grabbers” the grouped work in teams to to rid the roadside […]

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CAUTION: Rotarians at Work

We’re canceling our Weds., Sept. 17, 2014 meeting in favor of a fresh air “working meeting”  –  with rakes and trash bags.  Our club is adopting a 2-mile stretch of Route 9, from the Valatie Medical Arts building to Kinderhook Village square.  At least four times a year for the next two years (at least) we’ll don our […]

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Aug. 16, 2014 Columbia County Rotary Ride

PERFECT WEATHER  predicted for Sat., Aug. 16th for our fundraising Columbia County Rotary Ride! Wow!  We’ve been lucky weather-wise for four years now.  We have three routes  laid out to accommodate all skill levels. If you need minor repairs or medical help there are 3 SAG (“Support and Gear”) vehicles patrolling the routes at all times.  You […]

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Rotary Ride in High Gear

Columbia County Rotary Ride originator and our Club President Garrick Dardani  (left) is making sure members have every detail in place for August 16th and our 4th Annual Columbia County Rotary Ride.  You may see Garrick and his wife Martha around the County as they stencil the 10-30-60 mile routes with the Rotary Wheel logo. This is one […]

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Rotarian in the Fast Lane

Club member, Director and recent Speaker Matt Mooradian’s avocation is speed!  He grew up racing go-carts, bicycles, dirt bikes and motorcycles.   This summer Matt’s building and racing motorcycles and stock cars.  He’s raced at Lebanon Valley Speedway at up to 90 mph. He’s raced “wing carts” which are low to the ground, small and fast, up to […]

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Pictured l to r: Jane Knoll, Rosemary Palmquist, Bruce Narramore, Rahma Marikar Mustapha, Dennis Knoll.

KTV Rotary Club helps at Kinderhook’s “Food Truck Night”

Kudos to the KBPA (Kinderhook Business and Professionl Association)! Very successful event. Why? KBPA identified a community need for a casual family-friendly activity with reasonable prices, foodie fun and music. Very well publicized. Scheduled on last day of school — families could celebrate summer. Excellent selection of area bands, food trucks and _weather_. This is […]

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Kinderhook Tri-Village Donates to Food Pantry

One of Rotary’s goals is to ease hunger. To this end we’ve used club FUNdraisers, the weekly meeting’s Deck of Luck card game and raffles to support the Valatie Ecumenical Food Pantry.  Members make direct contributions as well. Everyone living in the Ichabod Crane School District is eligible to receive food once every thirty days if they […]

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