Doug Simms speaks on antique bottle collecting and America’s first industry – glassmaking

Rotarian Doug Simms presented on antique bottle collecting and the history of glass making as America's first industry on January 16th. He used many examples from his collection to describe the techniques and craftsmen involved in producing early glass in America, from the first glass house at Jamestown, VA in 1608 through the invention of [...]

2020-01-22T13:10:36-06:00January 17th, 2020|

Andy Steinhauer, Partner and Manager of Montgomery Multisport, speaks at our December 5th meeting

Andy Steinhauer, Partner and Manager of Montgomery Multisport, gave our Rotary group a great presentation on the importance of activity and fitness and his background in the sports and fitness business leading to his current position with Montgomery Multisport. Andy was instrumental in our recent procurement/donation of two bikes to the Mount Meigs Boys & [...]

2019-12-11T08:16:59-06:00December 11th, 2019|

Paul Aehnlich, Herb Manig and Mel Capell receive their Paul Harris Plus 2 Awards

Joe Hamilton recognizes Paul Aehnlich, Herb Manig and Mel Capell for receiving their Paul Harris Plus 2 awards during the October 3rd meeting.

2019-10-04T14:50:23-05:00October 4th, 2019|

Coach Alvin Briggs, Associate Executive Director of the Alabama HIgh School Athletic Association, speaks on 3 October

Coach Alvin Briggs, Former Auburn University and now Associate Executive Director of the Alabama High School Athletic Association, speaks to the Montgomery Capital Rotary Club on October 3rd. The conversation covered a wide variety of Alabama sports history and current issues in high school sports.

2019-10-04T14:46:13-05:00October 4th, 2019|

Dr Rick Chappell, Vanderbilt University Research Professor of Physics and former Chief Scientist at NASA’s Marshall Space Flight Center, speaks at our 23 May meeting

Dr Rick Chappell treated Montgomery Capital Rotary members to a lively and interesting discussion of America's space program, focusing on rapid technology advances and upcoming Mars missions.  Dr Chappell is a Research Professor of Physics at Vanderbilt University.  He has been involved in teaching and research and is active in science communication, outreach and education. [...]

2019-05-29T15:54:09-05:00May 29th, 2019|

Montgomery Capital Rotary makes annual contribution to The Salvation Army of Montgomery!

The Montgomery Capital Rotary Club makes annual charitable contribution to The Salvation Army of Montgomery, Alabama! Pictured in photo — Club President, Debbie Lynn and Lt. Bryan Farrington, Corps Officer.  Every year, we volunteer to be "Bell Ringers" around Montgomery over the holidays.

2019-01-25T16:04:58-06:00January 25th, 2019|