May Red Badge Training to be held May 19, 2015.
May 2015 - Cornelius, NC
The May 2015 edition of Red Badge Training will be held at The Wine Cellar in Cornelius on Tuesday May 19, 2015 from 5:30 - 7:00pm. All Rotarians are invited. Contact Tricia Sisson for more information.
May Rotary After-Hours and Service Project to be held at Alton's - May 14, 2015
May 2015 - Cornelius, NC
The May 2015 edition of Rotary After-Hours will be held at Alton's Kitchen and Cocktails in Cornelius on May 14, 2015. This edition of Rotary After-Hours will coincide with a Service project event for Big Brothers Big Sisters and Big Day at the Lake 2015.
Our members will be challenging members of other local Rotary Clubs to raise money in a Celebrity Bartenders Event. Tips will be donated to Big Brothers Big Sisters and Big Day at the Lake 2015. The event runs from 5pm - 9pm on Thursday, May 14, 2015. We look forward to seeing you there!
2015 Sam Wilson Memorial Pancake Breakfast Scheduled for February
December 8, 2014 - Cornelius, NC
This years Pancake Breakfast planning is underway, and will be held February 21, 2015 at Bethel Presbyterian Church.
The Pancake Breakfast is one of North Mecklenburg Rotary's largest and longest running fundraisers. Each year, the event raises funds to help support our local charity projects.
As with most Rotary fundraisers, Pancake Breakfast relies heavily on volunteer support. Please start making plans now to attend, and determine how best you can provide your time and talent to the club to make this year's Pancake Breakfast the best yet!
As you probably know, North Mecklenburg Rotary lost a member and dear friend last year in Sam Wilson. Sam's commitment to the Pancake Breakfast over the years was a testament to his heart for for the event and the club. In honor of Sam Wilson, the Pancake Breakfast will be named The Sam Wilson Memorial Pancake Breakfast beginning this year and going forward.
Rotary Club of North Mecklenburg Mourns the Loss of Sam Wilson
September 22, 2014 - Cornelius, NC
Samuel Moore Wilson, Jr., 71 of Huntersville died September 21, 2014 at Carolinas Medical Center. He was born on October 1, 1942 in Mecklenburg County to the late Samuel M. Wilson,Sr. and Frances Christenbury Wilson. Sam was the retired owner of Wilson’s Meat Market and owner of the West Huntersville Storage Center. He was a member of the Chamber of Commerce, had perfect attendance for 25 years in the N. Mecklenburg Rotary Club and was a mason in the Long Creek Masonic Lodge. His involvement in community service demonstrated Sam’s giving personality. Sam loved spending time with his family and friends and help create special memories for them.
Survivors include his son, Gene Wilson of Charlotte; daughters, Donna Scott of Encino, CA and Paige Hybarger of Denver, NC; their mother Frances Lancaster and her husband Al of Huntersville; sister, Linda Smith and husband Harry of Huntersville; grandchildren, Heather and Harleigh Hybarger and Max and Frank Scott; and fiancé Deana Carlyle.
A funeral service will be held at 1:00 PM Wednesday, September 24, 2014 at Hopewell Presbyterian Church, 10500 Beatties Ford Road, Huntersville. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. Visitation will follow in the Family Life Center.
Memorials may be made to the Shriner’s Children’s Hospital (Attn: Keystone Cops), 950 West Faris Road., Greenville, SC 29605.
James Funeral Home of Huntersville is serving the family.