In the News

The Rotary Club of Ridgefield to participate in the Azlhiemer’s Association Walk to End Alzheimer’s

The Ridgefield Press, August 2016, click here for story.


The Ridgefield Rotary Club is again forming a team to participate in this year’s Alzheimer’s Association Walk to End Alzheimer’s at Calf Pasture Beach in Norwalk on Sunday, Sept. 18 starting at 10:00 a.m.

The Rotary Club of Ridgefield gives grant to The Ridgefield Library

The Ridgefield Press, August 7, 2016, click here for story.

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The Rotary Club of Ridgefield recently gave a $3,000 grant to the Ridgefield Library. This $3,000 is the first money raised for a new microfilm reader/printer to replace the decades-old unit that is rapidly failing. This low-tech piece of equipment is relied upon by the hundreds of researchers, students, genealogists and others to access the historical files of the Ridgefield Press back to 1875.


The Rotary Club of Ridgefield gives a grant to Meals on Wheels

The Ridgefield Press, August 2, 2016, click here for story.

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The Rotary Club of Ridgefield recently presented Meals on Wheels of Ridgefield with a grant of $1,500, a portion of which will be used to underwrite the cost of the annual complimentary winter holiday meal provided to all clients. Pictured from left: Phyllis Appel, Meals on Wheels board member, and Kristina Kelly, vice president of the Rotary Club of Ridgefield.


Joyce Ligi Honored as The Rotary Club of Ridgefield’s 2016 Citizen of the Year

Joyce Ligi & Spouse

Pictured above: Joyce and Dante Ligi

The Rotary Club of Ridgefield named Joyce Ligi as the 2016 Citizen of the Year. The Rotary Club invited community members to celebrate Joyce in recognition of her many years of service to the Ridgefield community on June 22 at 6:00pm at Stonehenge Inn & Restaurant.

Hamlet Hub, June 21, 2016, click here for story.

The Ridgefield Press, July 28, 2016, click here for story.


The Rotary Club of Ridgefield and the Lounsbury House brings the 3rd Annual Ridgefield’s Gone Country BBQ Competition & Festival

The Ridgefield Press, April 27, 2016, click here for story.

Cliff & Fred Pambiachi

Fred Pambianchi of the event’s major sponse, Pamby Motors, and Dr. Cliff Heidinger of the Rotary Club —photo Dick Truitt


Record crowd attends annual Taste of Ridgefield

The Ridgefield Press, January 31, 2016, click to read more.

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Danbury News Times, August 27, 2014, click here for story.


Justin Cahill and his daughter Maeve, 3½, of Ridgefield, fly an American flag in front of their home. Ridgefield Rotary Club’s “Fly the Colors” program allows residents, for a fee, to have a flag installed in their yard for six major holidays. The proceeds go to area veterans and their families.

Hamlet Hub, August 28, 2014

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Coverage in the Ridgefield Press June-August 2014:

Fly the Colors: click for Ridgefield PrW-Rotary-Flagsess item.



Amber Alert: click for Ridgefield Press W-Rotary-Amber-7.31item.



FI-rotary_logo-150 Sweet Suggestion: click for Ridgefield Press item.