Charter No. 1058 - District 7120


Club News
Student of the Month Awards

Watkins-Montour Rotary Club honored Erin Kleist as its November Student of the Month from Odessa-Montour High School. Counselor Holly McNelis described Kleist -- president of the school's National Honor Society and a member of the Interact Club and Student Council -- as "determined to succeed" and "tireless." Among Erin's outside interests: a job at Burger King in Watkins Glen, where she was recently promoted to Team Leader, a management position. She plans to attend college to pursue a career as a veterinarian. Erin, said McNelis, "is a true treasure within the Odessa-Montour family." Erin thanked Rotary for all it does for the community.


Watkins-Montour Rotary Club honored Jackson Dunham as its December Student of the Month from Watkins Glen High School. Teacher, Kelsey Wood described Jackson as a standout lacross player, mature, dedicated, professional, and hard working. Jackson recently completed his Eagle Scout project (a flagpole in Burdett). He plans to attend college this Fall to purseue a business degree in marketing and management. His first choice is University of Maryland. Jackson thanked his teacher for nominating him, his parents, and Rotary.

Photos compliments of The Odessa File


Youth Exchange Students

Our new inbound exchange students, Beatriz Silva from Brazil and Arnaz Bhoruche from India. Beatriz is attending Odessa-Montour HS and Arnaz is attending Watkins Glen HS.
The Club is sponsoring two outbound exchange students. One of those students is Lydia Myers, seen here with Michelle Benjamin. Lydia willl travel to Brazil August 6th.

Pasta Night, 2013

Thanks to Don Stocum, Jim Bacalles, Judy Phillips, Glenda Gephart, and Bill Phoenix for being our celebrity chefs and for all our members who joined us at Pasta Night. We brought in 51 people!

Antique Show, 2010

Top - The morning crew takes a picture break between antique dealer arrivals. President Glenda and Rotarian & Interact Director Nancy "guard" donuts, while hauling crew members carefully study items before selecting what they'll carry.

Roadside Trash Pickup, May 2010

Half of the roadside trash pickup crew gather for a picture after the cleanup task was completed.