by Lucie Roy
The Rotary Club of Morinville recognized their members at their year-end meeting. The meeting was also an opportunity to pay tribute to Linda Kilian, a charter member who passed away on May 6.
The meeting was held with COVID measures in place with social distancing and masks on site for those wishing to wear one.
Members thanked outgoing President Carol Haley for her year at the helm and welcomed new President Pat Tighe.
Haley was presented with a gavel in recognition of her outstanding leadership and dedication during her term as Club President.
Numerous awards were presented for those in Club Service, Vocational, International, Community and Youth.
The President Award was presented to Simonne Chevalier in appreciation of her untiring efforts and devotion to the club and community and Rotary way of life.
The Rotarian of the Year Award was presented to Joe Dwyer.
The Rotary Club of Morinville #31669 is a member of Rotary International District #5370.
The Rotary Club of Morinville was chartered in 1996 and will be celebrating its 25th next year.