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District & Club Events

May 21st 2022 at 8:00 am
New Albany Founders Day Parade + Festival
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May 21st 2022 at 10:00 am
Clintonville Peace Park - Planting
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May 24th 2022 at 2:30 pm
DACdb U -DACdb New Feature - Waivers!
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May 24th 2022 at 5:30 pm
RLI Part III, Online - District 6460
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May 27th - May 31st 2022 at 6:00 pm
Field Of Heroes
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June 4th - June 8th 2022 at 8:00 am
Rotary Convention Houston
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June 5th 2022 at 4:30 pm
Zones 30-31 Houston Round-Up Fellowship Event SOLD OUT
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June 18th 2022 at 10:30 am
Columbus Pride March
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June 25th 2022 at 11:30 am
District Governor Installation & Picnic
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June 29th 2022 at 5:30 pm
RAH RAH (Rotary After Hours)
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June 30th - July 1st 2022 at 11:59 pm
Happy Rotary New Year!
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July 4th 2022 at 11:00 am
New Albany Independence Day Parade + Festival
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July 4th 2022 at 5:00 pm
Rotary Family Picnic
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July 8th - July 10th 2022 at 4:00 pm
YEP Outbound Orientation Otterbein O-E Multidistrict
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July 8th - July 10th 2022 at 4:00 pm
Parents of YEP Outbound-Orientation-Otterbein O-E Multidistrict
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July 11th 2022 at 6:30 pm
RLI Part I, Online - District 6580
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July 17th 2022 at 2:00 pm
Polo, Polos & Polio
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July 29th 2022 at 10:00 am
Rotary Club of New Albany - 8th Annual Golf Outing
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July 31st 2022 at 5:00 pm
Taste of New Albany
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September 16th 2022 at 1:00 pm
Columbus Rotary Fall Classic
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Virtual Rotary District 6690
2019-2020 Awards

Thursday, January 28, 2021
6:00 PM

SAVE THESE DATES

Rotarians on the Rise

Rotary Learning

March 24

5:00 pm Zoom
Monthly learning opportunities for everyone in the district

Membership Chat

Planning High-Impact Meetings

March 31  –  5:30pm EST
Planning High Impact Meetings

Assembly & Conference

Woo Hoo Bus

April 8-9, 2022
Cherry Valley Hotel

Combined District Assembly and Conference

“Tell Your Rotary Story”

Rotary Convention

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4-8 June 2022

Discover New Horizons Houston, TX, USA

Enjoy the exciting host organization committee events

Spring 2022 Peace Symposium

Maternal Care for Women and Children:
Reducing Infant Mortality – Local to Global

March 26, 2022, 11:00 am – 1:00 pm Eastern Time USA

District 6690 Conference

Service Project Blitz

Rotarians want to help!

As part of the District Conference, we are planning a Rotary Service Project Blitz in District 6690.

CLICK HERE TO SIGN UP TO HELP!

In the months of April and May, we would like to dispatch Rotarians to any club in the District that needs manpower help for any project. This is your opportunity to help and support a project that your club has always talked about but did not want to “bite off more than you can chew” (so to speak).

Review this list of projects that you can help with.

Rotary Youth Exchange logo

July 10-12, 2020
Outbound Orientation

Otterbein University

Home of The Youth Exchange Scholarship

UPCOMING Monthly EVENTS AND ACTIVITIES

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July 16-18, 2020

Ohio University, Athens

Rotary Clubs Sponsorship Agreement Form
due by March 15, 2020.

Our Clubs

Welcome to Rotary District 6690, consisting of 59 clubs and over 3400 members in central and southeastern Ohio.
We are neighbors, community leaders, and global citizens uniting for the common good.
With you, we can accomplish even more. Yes, you can make a difference!

Who we are

We are people of action, motivated to improve our communities by making a direct and lasting impact through service.

We are problem solvers, working together to find solutions to global challenges.

We promote integrity through our fellowship of business, professional, and local leaders.

Together we transform communities, ourselves, and the future of Rotary in many ways.

Maryjane Shackelford

Maryjane Shackelford

District Governor 2021-22
Rotary Club of Zanesville Daybreak
Woo-Hoo Service in Changing Lives

Our Causes

Rotary is dedicated to causes that build international relationships, improve lives, and create a better world to support our peace efforts and end polio forever.

PEACEBUILDING AND CONFLICT PREVENTION

Rotary encourages conversations to foster understanding within and across cultures. We train adults and young leaders to prevent and mediate conflict and help refugees who have fled dangerous areas.
Rotary encourages conversations to foster understanding within and across cultures. We train adults and young leaders to prevent and mediate conflict and help refugees who have fled dangerous areas.

DISEASE PREVENTION AND TREATMENT

We educate and equip communities to stop the spread of life-threatening diseases like polio, HIV/AIDS, and malaria. We improve and expand access to low-cost and free health care in developing areas.
We educate and equip communities to stop the spread of life-threatening diseases like polio, HIV/AIDS, and malaria. We improve and expand access to low-cost and free health care in developing areas.

WATER, SANITATION, AND HYGIENE

We support local solutions to bring clean water, sanitation, and hygiene to more people every day. We don’t just build wells and walk away. We share our expertise with community leaders and educators to make sure our projects succeed long-term.
We support local solutions to bring clean water, sanitation, and hygiene to more people every day. We don’t just build wells and walk away. We share our expertise with community leaders and educators to make sure our projects succeed long-term.

MATERNAL AND CHILD HEALTH

Nearly 6 million children under the age of five die each year because of malnutrition, poor health care, and inadequate sanitation. We expand access to quality care, so mothers and their children can live and grow stronger.
Nearly 6 million children under the age of five die each year because of malnutrition, poor health care, and inadequate sanitation. We expand access to quality care, so mothers and their children can live and grow stronger.

BASIC EDUCATION AND LITERACY

More than 775 million people over the age of 15 are illiterate. Our goal is to strengthen the capacity of communities to support basic education and literacy, reduce gender disparity in education, and increase adult literacy.
More than 775 million people over the age of 15 are illiterate. Our goal is to strengthen the capacity of communities to support basic education and literacy, reduce gender disparity in education, and increase adult literacy.

COMMUNITY ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT

We carry out service projects that enhance economic and community development and create opportunities for decent and productive work for young and old. We also strengthen local entrepreneurs and community leaders, particularly women, in impoverished communities.
We carry out service projects that enhance economic and community development and create opportunities for decent and productive work for young and old. We also strengthen local entrepreneurs and community leaders, particularly women, in impoverished communities.

PROTECTING THE ENVIRONMENT

Rotary members are tackling environmental issues the way they always do: coming up with projects, using their connections to change policy and planning for the future.
Rotary members are tackling environmental issues the way they always do: coming up with projects, using their connections to change policy and planning for the future.

OUR IMPACT

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WE CONNECT PEOPLE

WE CONNECT PEOPLE

Rotary unites more than a million people

Through Rotary clubs, people from all continents and cultures come together to exchange ideas, and form friendships and professional connections while making a difference in their backyards and around the world.

WE TRANSFORM COMMUNITIES

WE TRANSFORM COMMUNITIES

We take action locally and globally

Each day, our members pour their passion, integrity, and intelligence into completing projects that have a lasting impact. We persevere until we deliver real, lasting solutions.

WE SOLVE PROBLEMS

WE SOLVE PROBLEMS

No challenge is too big for us   

For more than 110 years, we’ve bridged cultures and connected continents to champion peace, fight illiteracy and poverty, promote clean water and sanitation, and fight disease.

TOGETHER, we see a world

where PEOPLE unite and take action

to CREATE lasting

CHANGE across the globe,

in our communities, and in ourselves.