Assistant Superintendent Peggy O’Shea honored with Excellence in District Administration Leadership Award
Superintendent Peggy O’Shea honored with Excellence in District
Administration Leadership Award She serves as a board member for the
Rotary Club, works closely with the Capital District Psychiatric
Center in Cohoes, and is involved in several school-community
collaborations throughout the district.
The Rotary Club of Cohoes
CARLSON' S ICE RINK The Cohoes Ice Rink was established in 1892. Iver Carlson
purchased the rink in 1910 and ran Carlson's Ice Rink for 40 years.
Carlson's son, E. Iver Carlson, operated the rink for two more decades.
The rink closed in 1971.
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Robert Van Alstine Receives
Paul Harris Fellow Recognition
Club of Cohoes
awarded Robert W. Van Alstine
Paul Harris Fellow recognition.
The Paul Harris Fellow
recognition acknowledges individuals who contribute, or who have
contributions made in their name, of
$1,000 to the Rotary Foundation.
Rotary Club of Cohoes named
Robert W. Van Alstine its
2016 Rotarian of the Year.
Assistant governor for District 7190 from 2013-16,
he now leads the District IT Assistance Group,
working with clubs on use of Rotary
information and technology.
The Rotary Club of Cohoes exists to promote goodwill and better friendships through service and support to the people of Cohoes.
The Rotary Club of Cohoes is a thriving, highly visible and respected service club of involved professionals who gather in the spirit of fellowship to provide support and service to the community.
Rotary International is an organization of service
clubs known as Rotary Clubs located all over the world.
It is a secular organization open to all persons regardless of race,
color or creed. There are more than
32,000 clubs and over 1.2 million members world-wide. The members of
Rotary Clubs are known as Rotarians. The stated purpose of the
organization is to bring together business and professional leaders to
provide humanitarian service, encourage high ethical standards in all
vocations, and help build goodwill and peace in the world. Members
usually meet weekly for breakfast, lunch or dinner, which is a social
event as well as an opportunity to organize work on their service goals.
Rotary's best-known motto is
"Service above Self",
and its secondary motto is
"They profit most who serve best".
The Four-Way Test
Of the things we think, say or do
1. Is it the TRUTH?
2. Is it FAIR to all concerned?
3. Will it build GOODWILL and BETTER
4. Will it be BENEFICIAL to all concerned?
mission of Rotary International, a worldwide association of Rotary
clubs, is to provide service to others, to promote high ethical
standards, and to advance world understanding, goodwill, and peace
through its fellowship of business, professional, and community leaders.