At the August 24th meeting, the Derby-Shelton Rotary welcomed it’s newest member, Joanne Solemene.  Joanne was sponsored by her long-time friend of Ernie Louise.  Please join us in welcoming Joanne to our Rotary Family!

Welcome New Member: Joanne Solemene


Shawna Vallilo who coordinated the drive is pictured making a delivery at Spooner House. Derby-Shelton Rotary held 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 […]

Summer Cereal Drive – a Big Success


July marks the start of a new Rotary and with it the new administration for the 2016-2017 Rotary Year. The Derby-Shelton Rotary Club celebrated another fantastic year and thanked Arlene Greco for her outstanding leadership throughout the year and welcomed Sylvia Rodriguez in as the new president as the Derby-Shelton […]

New Year – New Officers & Committee Chairs



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


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



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