Potsdam Rotarians to honor owners of Sergi’s Pizzeria
Sunday, June 5, 2011 - 5:35 pm

POTSDAM -- The Rotary Club of Potsdam will honor Sam and Carmela Spagnolo with the Service Above Self Award, and Shawn Seymour with the Paul Harris Award at its annual dinner on Wednesday, June 29, at the Cheel Campus Center at Clarkson University.

Lowell Warner will be installed as 2011-2012 president, while Neal Zirn will be honored as outgoing president.

The club will honor the Spagnolos, owners of Sergi's Restaurant in Potsdam, with the service award in recognition of their outstanding contributions to the Potsdam community.

Seymour, Rotarian and chief accountant at Clarkson University, will be honored for his commitment to the goals and purposes of Rotary and "in appreciation of their tangible assistance given for the furtherance of better understanding and friendly relations among peoples of the world."

All Rotarians, and family, friends and colleagues of the honorees are invited to attend.

A social hour with hors d’oeuvres and a cash bar gets underway at 5:30 p.m. Musical entertainment will be provided by pianist Kyle R. Tupper.

A buffet dinner will be served at 6:30 p.m.

Tickets are available by advance purchase through June 22 only for $35 per person.

Checks can be made out to “Potsdam Rotary” and sent to Potsdam Rotary, PO Box 912, Potsdam, NY 13676.

Call Michael Griffin at 265-5584 with questions.