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Community Service: Greenbank Farm

Fence posts are going up at Greenbank Farm in preparation of the privacy screen being built by Whidbey Westside. Gordy Edberg, Ed Halloran, Jerry Morrison, and Gwen Jones gave of their time and talents on Saturday morning to get all 6 posts in the ground. The rest of the project will be completed later this month.

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Meals on Wheels 5k

We had a great group of Rotarians come out and volunteer their time to organize the Meals on Wheels 5 k held at Greenbank Farm. The weather was a little dreary, but everyone who came out was in great spirits as they supported this great organization.

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Where will RC Whidbey Westside be in 2019?

That was the question proposed to our entire club this past Monday as we took part in a club Visioning workshop. Facilitators Carl Garrison, Ajay Caleb, Pat Bond, and Linda Murray walked our club though a three part exercise to help us discover how working together, we can become a club worthy of the “Distinguished Club Medallion” in 2019. Some club members had a lot of ideas, others took it all in, but we all had a great night of visioning a better club–with the help of our facilitators, we created a roadmap to get us there.

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Featured Project: Enso House

Enso houseWe recently helped out this great local organization by cleaning up their property, pulling thistles, weeding, painting, planting, and performing some maintenance on their buildings. To cap off this wonderful evening, we enjoyed refreshments outside before heading over to Mo’s Pub in Langley to have dinner.

http://www.ensohouse.orgAt mo's Pub

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Service Above Self: Road Cleanup

photo 4One of our monthly service projects is to clean up a stretch of HWY525. Our designated cleanup area starts north of Freeland, and stretches well past the Island Recycling center. This is just one way that give back to our community, and it truly does make a difference. You’d be surprised what we find sometimes…slide-3