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The 4-Way Test
For Rotary, The Four-Way Test is the cornerstone of all action. It has been for years, and it will be in the future. Of the things we think, say or do
1. Is it the TRUTH?
2. Is it FAIR to all concerned?
3. Will it build GOODWILL and BETTER FRIENDSHIPS?
4. Will it be BENEFICIAL to all concerned?
Recent Sunrise Club News
Tom Glasgow was the Master of Ceremonies extraordinaire at the April 18, 2017 new member induction ceremony. Sunrise Rotary officially welcomed Joel Arnone (sponsored by Tom Defayette), Jeff Prescott (sponsored by Jim Snook) and Eric McDowell (sponsored by Randy Giltz) as new members of the club.
The following is a letter from Zoe Taber, our Youth Exchange student in Japan, sent just after the New Year's holiday...
明けましておめでとうございます (translates to: I wish you a Happy New Year),
Happy New Years from Japan! It has been a great start to 2017. As Japan's biggest holiday, New Year's greetings and celebrations have lasted through this whole month. I started 2017 with my host family on a trip to a small and rural island off the coast of Osaka.
Cornell Cooperative Extension of Clinton County (CCEC) held its annual meeting on October 18, 2016 at the Adirondack Room at the Butcher Block in Plattsburgh. Two organizations, Mountain Lake PBS and Rotary Club of Plattsburgh Sunrise, were recognized as 'Friends of Extension'. Sunrise Rotary President Joanne Dahlen was on hand to receive the award at the dinner meeting.
The following is a monthly report from Zoe Taber, the Plattsburgh Sunrise Club Youth Exchange Student in Japan...
こにちわ、(translates to "Good Day" or maybe "Hello")
It's been two months now and it still feels like I just got here. At the same time, it feels like years ago that I said goodbye to my family and friends in New York and got on the plane — what strange feeling! This last month has been a very good one.
Thank you to Kerry Taylor for hosting an awesome Awards Dinner for the Sunrise Rotary Club in June of this year.
Jim Snook is named "Rotarian of the Year" at Sunrise Rotary's Annual Dinner. Congratulate Jim on this well deserved award!
Jessica Sears recieves Rotary's highest honor - the Paul Harris Fellow Award - at Sunrise Rotary's Annual Dinner earlier this summer. Congratulate Jessica!