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The Derby-Shelton Rotary club was one of the first in the state to establish an Internet presence in the late ’90’s. Originally, it was just a single page on the Electronic Valley website that was a part of a community planning project called Healthy Valley 2000. Recognizing the importance of […]

Derby-Shelton Rotary Website Has a New Look



Jack Walsh
Derby-Shelton Rotarian Jack Walsh has joined a list of Club members named as recipients of Valley United Way’s prestigious Charles H. Flynn Humanitarian Award. Our club has a history of Flynn award winners including Ernie Luise, Dave Grant, Jack Ribas, Diane Stroman, Bill Nimons, Ed Strang and George Berman. Walsh […]

Another Rotarian Named Flynn Humanitarian Award Recipient


Kentucky Derby Flyer 2017 revised
The Kentucky Derby is the most famous race in America and also one of the biggest social occasions not only in the state of Kentucky, but all across the country. For the third straight year, the Derby-Shelton Rotary is bringing the fun to the Brownson Country Club in Shelton. Of […]

2017 Kentucky Derby Party & Auction


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Derby-Shelton Rotarians are in for a special treat on Sunday, May 28 when club members will head off to the Haight-Brown Vineyard in Litchfield for a day of wine tasting and fun. Reservations are required and can be made very conveniently below. The total cost will depend on the number […]

Trip to the Vineyard



Chris Clouet
Derby-Shelton Rotarians went back to school for the month of March by spending time in Derby and Shelton classrooms reading to students in Kindergarten through third grade. The Club purchase a variety of grade appropriate books for the Rotarians to read to the students. At the end of the sessions, […]

Rotarians “Read Across America”


Four Way Test Speech 2017
Manny Louime and Meghan Pineau with Rotary President Arlene Greco. Derby-Shelton Rotary had two outstanding speakers for its annual Four Way Test speech contest on March 16. The contest is held annually with the winner advancing to the Rotary District 7980 Regional competition which will be held on April 1. […]

Four Way Test Speech Contest


Derby-Shelton Rotary President Arlene Greco has announced the donations listed below made on behalf of the Club. The donations were made to the individual organizations during a couple of weekly meetings held during January. The donations support a wide range of programs that were reviewed by the Rotary board before […]

Derby-Shelton Rotary Donations Announced



Following the weekly meeting on December 8, several Rotarians began the annual Sand for Seniors project by loading buckets of sand to be delivered to needy seniors in the two communities to help them deal with snow and ice on their sidewalks this winter. Years ago, towns put large drums […]

Sand for Seniors


Liberty Bank & Rotary
The Liberty Bank/Derby-Shelton Rotary Thanksgiving Dinner Drive to benefit Spooner House and St. Vincent DePaul food banks raised over $12,500. The Liberty Bank Foundation add 25 cents to each dollar collected. The Friend A. Russ Fund, PerkinElmer and the Living Springs Fellowship also contributed to the effort.

Rotary & Liberty Bank Support Thanksgiving Food Drive