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Speakers
Feb 13, 2020
2020 Census Presentation
Feb 20, 2020
Exchange Student’s Experience
Feb 27, 2020
Blue Star Recycling
Mar 05, 2020
Mar 12, 2020
Crescendo for a Cause
Mar 19, 2020
The Bridge Over Troubled Water
Mar 26, 2020
Classification Speech
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Upcoming Events
Board Meeting
Lou Malnatis
Feb 20, 2020 1:30 PM
 
Board Meeting
Lou Malnatis
Mar 19, 2020 1:30 PM
 
Board Meeting
Lou Malnatis
Apr 16, 2020 1:30 PM
 
Board Meeting
Lou Malnatis
May 21, 2020 1:30 PM
 
Board Meeting
Lou Malnatis
Jun 18, 2020 1:30 PM
 
Board Meeting
Lou Malnatis
Jul 16, 2020 1:30 PM
 
Board Meeting
Lou Malnatis
Aug 20, 2020 1:30 PM
 
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Stories
Last Week's Speaker
Last week we held our monthly Business Meeting.
 
 
Exchange Student
Meet our newest exchange student, Veronica or Vero.  She is from Venezuela, and we jointly sponsor her with the Fox Valley Sunset Club.  Veronica attends Dundee Crown High School. She would love to join our club members in activities, so please contact Denny Snyder, denny.snyder@gmail.com to arrange it. 
 
Here is a list of Veronica's desired activities,
 
See Chicago Skyscrapers / Skydeck. 
Go to a country concert.
Do winter sports.
Ride a horse.
Go to a ballet performance.
See a theater performance.
Go to a basketball game.
Go to a football game.
Go to a hockey game.
Go to a baseball game.
Play golf.
Go to Feed My Starving Children.
Go to Medieval Times.
Go to a concert.
Walk the Magnificent Mile. 
See Chicago monuments. 
Drunk Shakespeare. 
Go to a comedy show.
The escape game.
PanIQ Room Chicago. 
Indoor Skydiving. 
Karaoke
Maggie Daley Park.
Whirlyball Chicago. 
The iO Theater 
Chicago Observation Deck.
Go to the planetarium and museums.
Go to the gateway arch.
The Branson Sawmill.
Go to a national park. 
Camping
Go to an amusement park. 
Kayaking
Water skiing
Ziplining
Ballooning
 
 
 
Upcoming Events
Random Acts of Kindness Day - February 17
 
Trivia Night - March 7
The Buffalo Grove Park District's Friends of the Parks Foundation will be hosting their 3rd annual Trivia Night on Saturday, March 7 at the Community Arts Center.  If interested, look for a sign up that will be circulating at an upcoming Rotary meeting.
 
Bridge Youth and Family Gala - April 18
See Melanie for details on this event.
 
Buffalo Grove Rotary Open House - April 23
5-7 pm
This is an opportunity to present the club, and all the things we do, to the local community.  President Donahue has sent a separate email with more details and will be reaching out to individuals separately.
 
Bowling Buddies - April 30
Our annual Buddy Bowling event has been confirmed for April 30, 2020.  Please mark your calendars.  Bo will have more details as we get closer to the date.
 
Teatro Zinzanni - April
$125-150 per ticket includes dinner (looking for at least 10 people for group rate) 
Thinking of sometime in April…Thurs/Fri/Sat? 
Take limo/bus down from BG. 
Tom, Denny, Stephen, Deb and Rob so far. 
Let Rob Seitz know if you are interested.
 
 
Amazon Smile Link for our Rotary Foundation
Our treasurer, Brian, 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!
 
 
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 - 42 years - Feb 01 1978
Rylko, Michael - 35 years - Feb 01 1985
Snyder, Denny - 33 years - Feb 01 1987
Johannes, Pat - 6 years - Feb 06 2014
Balinski, Steve - 19 years - Feb 15 2001
 
 
Duty Roster
Please note that our Foundation Chair, Tom, will email the person doing the Foundation Minute with the information to be read at our meeting.
 
February 13, 2020:
Greeter: Stephen Legge
Pledge:  Cathy Splett
4-Way Test:  Dan Schimmel
Thought for the Day: Deb Smith
Ricky D. Corny Joke of the Day: Greg Pike
Foundation Minute:  Dan Wolf
Member Moment:  Darren Boundy
Fun & Frolics: Adriane Johnson
 
February 20, 2020:
Greeter: Shannon O'Connor
Pledge:  Chad Waynee
4-Way Test:  Rob Seitz
Thought for the Day: Eric Smith
Ricky D. Corny Joke of the Day: Deenie Pomilia
Foundation Minute:  Lisa Siwek
Member Moment:  Dane Bragg
Fun & Frolics: Rich Klein