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Feb 18, 2021
Blue Star Recyclers / Grant Recipient
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Upcoming Events
Board Meeting
Lou Malnatis
Feb 18, 2021 1:30 PM
 
Board Meeting
Lou Malnatis
Mar 18, 2021 1:30 PM
 
Board Meeting
Lou Malnatis
Apr 15, 2021 1:30 PM
 
Board Meeting
Lou Malnatis
May 20, 2021 1:30 PM
 
Board Meeting
Lou Malnatis
Jun 17, 2021 1:30 PM
 
Board Meeting
Lou Malnatis
Jul 15, 2021 1:30 PM
 
Board Meeting
Lou Malnatis
Aug 19, 2021 1:30 PM
 
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Stories
Thursday's Meeting is Remote
Please see President Melanie's email regarding the remote meeting on Thursday that contains the Zoom link. Our speaker is Raul Guzman from Blue Star Recyclers, one of our grant recipients.
 
 
 
Wheaton Club's Trivia Night February 27
Here is a chance for our Buffalo Grove Rotarians to show our trivia expertise at a virtual trivia night hosted by the Wheaton Rotary Club on February 27 from 7-9 pm.  See below for details.  Team members, up to 10, will be assigned chat rooms to discuss answers and then submit them.  Please contact Jing O'Brian to sign up.  She will register and you can pay her later ($10 per person for a team of 10). Should be fun!
District 6440 is Offering Vocational Scholarships

District 6440 is offering 10 vocational scholarships in the amount of $1,500 each and our club can sponsor two applicants for consideration.  Click here to see the media coverage of this opportunity.   Applications must be sent to the Rotary Club of Buffalo Grove by March 22, 2021.  We have the information and the fillable application on our website and use this link  bgrotary.org/v-scholarship to go directly to the information.

Guatemala March 2021 Service Trip Postponed
From Dan Wolf:
 
Regretfully, circumstances require that we cancel our March 2021 trips to Ak’ Tenamit scheduled for March 5-14 and March 19-28.
 
Given the hopeful news about vaccines, we are targeting October 2021 for a possible reboot.  Details will follow as we learn more.
Dan Wolf's Story About His Passion in Rotary
Club member Dan Wolf has recorded his story about what he is passionate about as a Rotarian.
 
Clink HERE to hear Dan's words, and also like it and share it on Facebook.
Duty Roster
February 18, 2021
Pledge: Shannon O'Connor
4-Way Test: Brett Robinson
Thought for the Day: Lisa Siwek
Ricky D. Corny Joke of the Day: Cathy Splett
Foundation Minute: Steve Balinski
Member Moment: Dan Davis
Fun & Frolics: Tom Kloepfer
 
February 25, 2021
Pledge:  Pete Panayiotou
4-Way Test:  Melanie Santostefano
Thought for the Day: Deb Smith
Ricky D. Corny Joke of the Day: Chad Waynee
Foundation Minute: Dane Bragg
Member Moment:  Bill Donahue
Fun & Frolics: Larry Kushner
 
 
Birthdays and Anniversaries
February Birthdays
Balinski, Steve - Feb 02
Balling, William - Feb 10
Splett, Cathy - Feb 14
O'Brien, Jing - Feb 24
 
February Anniversaries:
Meier, Glenn - 43 years - Feb 01 1978
Rylko, Michael - 36 years - Feb 01 1985
Snyder, Denny - 34 years - Feb 01 1987
Johannes, Pat - 7 years - Feb 06 2014
Balinski, Steve - 20 years - Feb 15 2001
Amazon Smile Link for our Rotary Foundation
Our treasurer went through the process of setting up Amazon Smile for the Rotary Foundation.   Here is the link if you want to check it out:  https://smile.amazon.com/ch/36-3653525
 
It's a great way to support our Foundation any time you are ordering from Amazon!