Scene from the 2015 installation at the Rotary Pavilion Join us on Thursday, June 22 at 5:30 pm at the Rotary Pavilion along the Shelton Riverwalk as we celebrate the end of Arlene Greco’s tenure and install incoming President Silvia Rodriguez and her cabinet to begin Derby-Shelton Rotary Club’s 91st […]

Installation Dinner set for June 22



Mark your calendars for Sunday, July 9 when the Derby-Shelton Rotary Club will be heading over to Port Jefferson. It’s been years since the club has made a trip. At one time, this was an annual club tradition with our club traveling across the Sound to visit the Port Jeff […]

Save the Date – We’re Going to Port Jeff!


Derby-Shelton Rotary is holding a food drive to fill the pantries of the local food banks during the long summer months when kids don’t have the access to free lunches as easily as they do during the school year. If you see one of these boxes please consider donating a box […]

Summer Cereal Drive


Arlene Greco, President of the Derby-Shelton Rotary Club, has announced that the Club has selected seven Derby and Shelton High School students as 2017 Rotary Scholarship winners. She said, “Our club has been awarding these scholarships to outstanding students at both schools for decades now, and we are extremely proud […]

Derby-Shelton Rotary Announces 2017 Scholarships



Smiling faces at lunch today! At the luncheon meeting on May 18, Club President Arlene Greco presented checks to three latest groups to receive Rotary grants. Those receiving grants were: American Legion, $350 for a Shelton student to attend Boys State – Walter Bills and Al Sabetta pictured with Arlene Shelton […]

Derby-Shelton Rotary Makes New Grants


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



vineyard graphic
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