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Russell Hampton
National Awards Services Inc.
ClubRunner
Speakers
Dec 06, 2018
Dec 13, 2018
Holiday Party at Pete's in evening
Dec 20, 2018
His Country Presentation
Dec 27, 2018
League of Women Voters
Jan 03, 2019
Jan 17, 2019
K-9 Reading Buddies
Jan 24, 2019
Classification Speech
Jan 31, 2019
Connecting People with Purpose
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Upcoming Events
Board Meeting
Lou Malnati's
Dec 20, 2018
11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
 
Board Meeting
Lou Malnati's
Jan 17, 2019
11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
 
Board Meeting
Lou Malnati's
Feb 21, 2019
11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
 
Board Meeting
Lou Malnati's
Mar 21, 2019
11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
 
Board Meeting
Lou Malnati's
Apr 18, 2019
11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
 
Board Meeting
Lou Malnati's
May 16, 2019
11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
 
Board Meeting
Lou Malnati's
Jun 20, 2019
11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
 
Stories
Last Meeting
Last week, we heard from two of our grant recipients, Indian Trails Public Library and The Willow House.   Ryan Uden, Deputy Director of the library, told us about the Summer Lunch Program that the library offered to patrons in conjunction with the Greater Chicagoland Food Depository and with the help of volunteers, including our club members.  Our donation to them last year allowed them to buy two refrigerators needed for the program and this year they will also use those funds to expand the program.  Erin Leyden, the Executive Director of Willow House, explained that this not-for-profit organization has as its mission to develop and provide supportive services for children, teens, families, schools and communities who are coping with grief and the death of a loved one.  Peer support group services are currently provided in four locations, Arlington Heights, Chicago, Libertyville and Bannockburn, including a group for children and families grieving a suicide death and a unique expressive arts group.
Reminder About Gifts to OMNI Youth Services 
Tom Kloepfer would like to remind our members that if you picked a name for Christmas gifts when Chrissy from OMNI was at Rotary a few weeks ago, the gifts are due at OMNI no later than 12-10-18.  If you bring them to Rotary next Thursday, Tom will bring them back to OMNI.
See You at the Holiday Party - December 13
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Leslie is inviting us to our annual holiday party from 6 pm to 9 pm on December 13 at Pete's restaurant, the Continental.  Pete is guaranteeing us an amazing menu, and Leslie is promising great entertainment, prizes and holiday fun!  There will be a sign-up sheet going around at the meetings, so look for it or email Leslie that you are attending.
 
No lunch meeting that day.
Dylan News
Dylan went to a Wolves hockey game with his new host dad Eric and his host brother Griffin!  He is really enjoying his year, and if you would like to spend time with you, he would be very appreciative.  Dylan can be reached at 847-902-1244. 
Dylan's Wish List
Navy Pier
Football and Baseball Games
Museums
 
 
Duty Roster
 
December 6, 2018
Greeter: Faye Feldstein
Pledge:  Denny Snyder
4-Way Test:  Deenie Pomilia
Thought for the Day: Rob Seitz
Foundation Fact: Roger Sosa
Member Moment:  Chris Altieri
Fun & Frolics:  Shawn Collins
 
December 13 - no lunch meeting
 
December 20, 2018:
Greeter:  Leslie Forman
Pledge:  Roger Sosa
4-Way Test:  Ryan Risinger
Thought for the Day: Brian Shepard
Foundation Fact: Andy Spetter
Member Moment:  Aaron Appell
Fun & Frolics:  Dan Davis
Birthdays and Anniversaries
December Birthdays
Boundy, Darren - Dec 01
Santostefano, Melanie - Dec 09
 
December Anniversaries
Wolf, Dan - 26 years - Dec 01 1992
Carlson, Cristen - 3 years - Dec 03 2015
Kushner, Larry - 10 years - Dec 04 2008
Casstevens, Steven - 5 years  - Dec 12 2013