Derby-Shelton Rotarians are gearing up once again to deliver a powerful learning tool to every third grader in Shelton and Derby schools. This annual program sends Rotarians into each of the grammar schools in each of the towns to deliver a dictionary to each and every third grader.  More than […]

Rotarians Delivering Words!


We want to thank everyone including those who attended and those who worked so hard for another successful Shelton Day.  We want to especially thank Carolyn Dow and Drew Scott for their leadership of this great community event.

Thanks for Supporting Shelton Day 2019


    Thanks to all who made Saturday, September 7 a very successful day for Derby-Shelton Rotary Club’s Annual Hoptoberfest. This fun afternoon (1-5 PM) along the Riverwalk in Shelton was full of beer, food and live music and the proceeds help support the charitable activities of the Club.   […]

Hoptoberfest 2019



Though weather delayed it for two weeks, the Derby-Shelton Rotary Club Installation of officers for 2019-2020 finally took place at Brownson Country club on July 11 and a great time was had by all present. Outgoing president Jen Champagne started the program by presentingPaul Harris Awards to Cindy Fitch, Judy […]

Tom Wilson and Cabinet Installed for 2019-2020 year


As the 2018-2019 Rotary year drew to a close, the club announced a total of $11,7000 in community grants. This Rotary grants program is designed for Nonprofit, 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organizations and public agencies that serve or are within the towns of Derby and Shelton. Funds for the program come from […]

Derby-Shelton Rotary Grants 2018-2019


(L-R) Chris Clouet, Carolyn Schweyer, Wendy Stone, Jen Champagne and Mike Cannici. The Derby-Shelton Rotary Club has presented two very special Paul Harris Fellow awards in recognition of outstanding community Service to the Shelton Intermediate Schoo’s School of Innovation and to Mike Cannici of Derby. Rotary President Jen Champagne made […]

Rotary Club Present Special Paul Harris Fellows Awards



(L-R) Zachary Kozlowski, Logan Flanigan, Angelica Sampson, Ambarlyn Angeletti, Stephanie Schofield and Andrew Connelly Derby-Shelton Rotary is pleased to announce the winners of its 2019 scholarship program for students from Derby and Shelton High Schools. The Club offers a wide variety of scholarships highlighted by this year’s Chromik/Turaj Scholarship to […]

Rotary Announces 2019 Scholarship Winners


Kentucky Derby Auction
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. The Derby-Shelton Rotary is bringing the fun to the Brownson Country Club in Shelton. Of course, the race can be […]

2019 Kentucky Derby Party & Auction


Kim Ryan-Caro is once again coordinating Derby-Shelton Rotary’s participation in the Read Across America program. Many members are involved in visiting elementary schools in Derby and Shelton to read the books pictured above and to then donate the books to the schools. This is an annual event for Derby-Shelton Rotary […]

Derby-Shelton Rotarians Participating in Read Across America