Speaker Date Topic
Barre City Police Chief Braedon S. Vail Jul 17, 2024
Update from Barre City Police Department
Update from Barre City Police Department

Join us as we host BCPD Chief Braedon Vail for an update from our folks in blue.  

Chief Brad Vail has 34 years of law enforcement experience and has been with the Barre City Police Department for two years. He previously served with the Hartford Vermont Police Department for 29 years, and with the Hardwick Vermont Police Department for three years where he began his law enforcement career. Chief Vail holds a master’s degree in business management and public safety leadership. He is also a graduate of the FBI National Academy.  

Major Joe Bosley - Civil Air Patrol Jul 24, 2024
Learn about this Auxiliary to the US Air Force
Learn about this Auxiliary to the US Air Force

Please join us as we welcome Major Joe Bosley, Squadron Commander of the VT-033, Civil Air Patrol based in Berlin, VT.   Learn about this fascinating auxiliary to the US Air Force. 

Major Joe Bosley is the Commander of Capital Composite Squadron located in Berlin, VT.  He leads the squadron’s members in fulfilling the U.S. Air Force Auxiliary’s congressionally chartered missions of Emergency Services, Cadet Programs, and Aerospace Education.

Maj. Bosley is a native of Vermont, growing up in Colchester.  He first joined CAP in the spring of 1985 as a cadet attaining the rank of Cadet First Lieutenant.  After a long break to serve in the U.S, Army, Maj Bosley returned to Civil Air Patrol in the summer of 2019.  Since then, he has served in multiple roles at the squadron and wing level including the Vermont Wing Director of Cadet Programs and Director of Education and training.  He holds Master ratings in Cadet Programs, Aerospace Education, and Professional Development. His CAP awards include the Commanders Commendation, Disaster relief Ribbon with “V” Device, and the Gill Robb Wilson Award.

Maj, Bosley retired from the U.S. Army after 21 years of service as an Infantryman.  During his time in the Army, he completed multiple tours in the Middle East in both Operation Enduring Freedom and Operation Iraqi Freedom.

Outside of Civil Air Patrol, Maj. Bosley works for Norwich University as a member for the Commandants Professional Staff where he coaches and mentor’s young men and women to become the leaders of tomorrow.  He has a Master of Organizational Leadership and Master of Military History from Norwich University. He lives in Northfield, VT with his wife Kelli.  Together they have 3 daughters.

Club Assembly Jul 31, 2024
Check In on Projects & Initiatives
Check In on Projects & Initiatives

Join us for our 1.5 hour Club Assembly, where we'll discuss current & future projects as we strive to impact positively our community & our world.  

Service Project to Benefit RBCC & GSH Aug 07, 2024 5:00 PM
Sorting & Packaging Toiletry Supplies for Distribution to Rainbow Bridge & Good Samaritan
Sorting & Packaging Toiletry Supplies for Distribution to Rainbow Bridge & Good Samaritan

Join us today as we sort & package individual sample sized toiletries to benefit the Rainbow Bridge Community Center in Barre & the Good Samaritan Haven in Barre/Berlin!  We have been soliciting donations from our members & the community for the past two months & today we'll be packaging those up to distribute to these two worthy local non-profit organizations. Please note that this service project will occur from 5-6 pm in the Second Floor Reading Room at the Aldrich Public Library.  This Service Project will be in lieu of our regular noontime meeting.  Have Fun.  Do Good.  

Doug Bullett Aug 21, 2024
Rotary Action Group for Peace & Partnership for Peace
Rotary Action Group for Peace & Partnership for Peace

Rotarian Doug Bullett presents today on his membership in the Rotary Action Group for Peace & the Rotary/Returned Peace Corp Volunteers Partnership for Peace.  Learn how Rotarians, like Doug, change our world.  Doug is a graduate of UNC, Chapel Hill, and a US Navy Veteran who retired with the rank of Commander.  He capped his civilian career as a Senior VP of his bank in credit risk management.  He has most recently been a member of the Rotary Club of Bon Air, VA, and is a member of the RAG for Peace, a member of the Rotary Partnership for Peace, and the Chairman of that Club's Charity Committee. 

District Governor Kelly Drew Aug 28, 2024
Welcome to DG Kelly!
Welcome to DG Kelly!

Join us for this 1.5 hour Club Assembly, as DG Kelly Drew shares with us her vision & initiatives for our District this Rotary year! 

New Member Nick Marinelli Sep 11, 2024
Classification Talk: What Makes Nick Tick?
Classification Talk:  What Makes Nick Tick?

Barre Rotary loves to hear from its new members!  Who are they?  Where do they come from?  What are their dreams, goals, aspirations?  

We do know that Nick grew up in Barre, and after high school he left Vermont to spend the next 5 years in the Air Force. Nick then returned to attend UVM where he earned a B.S. for Parks & Recreation Management. Then he received an MBA with a graduate certificate in accounting from Plymouth State University. Nick is now a Financial Advisor for Baystate Financial. He lives in Barre Town with his wife Julia and golden retriever Murray.

Join us today as we learn even more about Nick Marinelli!  

Club Assembly Sep 25, 2024
Current & Future Projects
Current & Future Projects

Join us for our 1.5 hour Club Assembly, where we focus on how to create positive impact & change in our community & the world!

Foundation Presentation & Social Event Oct 02, 2024
Fun & Foundation !
Fun & Foundation !

Please join us at 5 pm today (in lieu of our usual noontime meeting) for a presentation on the Rotary Foundation from our powerhouse team of  Louisa Tripp, Tony Campos & Angélina Debeaupuis!  We will combine this with a fun social event - details to follow.  Put a hold in your calendar now for a terrific evening!  

Club Assembly Oct 30, 2024
Join Us To Have Positive Impact!
Join Us To Have Positive Impact!

Make sure to attend this 1.5 hour Club Assembly so that you can share your thoughts & ideas for our Club activities & projects.  

Club Assembly Nov 20, 2024
Happy Holiday Cheer & Ideas!
Happy Holiday Cheer & Ideas!

Join us for merry ideas & project updates in this 1.5 hour Club Assembly.  

No Meeting Today - Happy Thanksgiving! Nov 27, 2024

May all of our members & their families enjoy a peaceful & bountiful Thanksgiving!  

No Meeting Today-Merry Christmas & Happy Holidays! Dec 25, 2024
Peace to the World & Joy in 2025!
Peace to the World & Joy in 2025!