Rotary Family Fun Day Returns

Area families are invited to enjoy two days of fun-filled activities at the annual Family Fun Day. The event, organized by the St. Maries Rotary Club, is Saturday and Sunday in conjunction with the Benewah County Fair. “We are really hoping for a lot of participation,” Carol Humphrey said. “We want to grow this event every year. It’s old fashioned family fun for all ages, so get the family together.” The cost to attend is $35 for a family of […]

Rotary Family Fun Day Joins Fair

This year’s Mid-Summer Family Fun Festival will boast more activities, games, contests and food than previous years. The St. Maries Rotary Club’s annual event, which caters to families, will coincide with the Benewah County Fair this weekend. “We really hope by combining the two events it will increase attendance for both and encourage those who may not attend the fair to come check it out,” Carol Humphrey said. The majority of the events will take place Saturday and Sunday, Aug. […]

Get to Know: Family Fun Day and the Junior Show

Carol Humphrey, from Rotary of St. Maries, and Nancy Malensky, of the Benewah County Junior Show and Sale, discuss their combined events, the Family Fun Day and the Benewah County Fair, August 14 – 17. 1. How did the idea to combine the Benewah County Fair and the St. Maries Rotary Club’s Family Fun Day come about?  Just in conversation with Rotary members and Junior Show and Sale members. Both events are beneficial to the community, so it seemed like […]

Amphitheatre Fundraising a Community Effort

The St. Maries Rotary Club has released a drawing of the community amphitheatre proposed to be built in city park next year. Several copies of the sketch will be placed throughout town including the Chamber of Commerce, City Hall and several of the banks. With a request from the Paul Bunyan Days Committee and $4,500 in seed money, local Rotarians took on the task of fundraising for a community building to be built in the upper portion of city park. […]