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Russell Hampton
National Awards Services Inc.
Sage
ClubRunner
Speakers
Oct 12, 2017
Video Gaming
Oct 19, 2017
Erie Health Reach Center of Northern Illinois
Oct 26, 2017
Salute, Inc.
Nov 02, 2017
Ak’ Tenamit
Nov 09, 2017
Nov 16, 2017
Government Benefits
Nov 30, 2017
Classification Speech
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Upcoming Events
Bulls Game
Oct 13, 2017
 
World Polio Day/Bill Reid Award
50 Raupp Boulevard
Oct 16, 2017 7:30 PM
 
One Rotary Summit
Harper College
Oct 21, 2017
8:00 AM – 3:00 PM
 
Celebrate World Polio Day
Oct 24, 2017
 
Fundraiser to Benefit Ak'Tenamit
Continental Restaurant
Nov 01, 2017 6:00 PM
 
Healthrays Fundraiser at Pinstripes in Northbrook
Nov 03, 2017
 
Holiday Food Basket Distribution
Nov 18, 2017
8:30 AM – 12:43 PM
 
Stories
Last Week's Meeting
Last week we had a Business Meeting and our Duck Race Celebration where our sponsors (left), our ticket sales winners (middle) and a third place winner (right) Steve Antman were acknowledged.  Congratulations to all who participated in the duck sales, to the duck committee, and to Captain Quack, Bill Donahue.
               
One Rotary Summit - Oct. 21st
Have you signed up for this great event? 
A day of transforming individuals, building leaders, discovering passions and strengths -focusing on what Rotarians want to do in Making a Difference in the World
 
 
Who should attend: Enthusiastic Rotarians and Rotoractors
 
What is it: One Rotary Summit – joining together Rotary Leaders to exchange ideas on energizing and boosting your club for Growth, Service and Public Interaction. Engage fresh new thinking and take home Hands-On Tools to strengthen Membership, Public Image and involvement in Foundation Programs.
 
When is it: Saturday, October 21, 2017. Registration begins at 8am, programs start at 8:30am. Harper College (Wojcik Convention Center) 1200 W. Algonquin Rd  Palatine, IL  60067.  See more information here: http://rotary6440.org/event/one-rotary-summit-1/   Not just for leadership, this exciting hands-on opportunity is for all Rotarians.  It will change the face of your Rotary Club and your community! 
 
No Breakfast
Outdoor BBQ picnic at lunchtime.  Bring the family!  All are welcome. 
Ak' Tenamit Fundraiser on Nov. 1st
We will welcome Steve Dudenhoefer, the founder of Ak’ Tenamit, and Graciela Coy, the president of Ak’ Tenamit, at a celebratory dinner on Wednesday, November 1, 2017 at Continental Restaurant. 
 
The dinner is a fundraiser for Ak' Tenamit.   We are inviting all Ak' Tenamit project alumni, as well as family, friends and other Rotarians.  Steve and Graciela will give a presentation about Ak' Tenamit.  There will have a 50/50 raffle, as well as a drawings for a variety of Guatemalan handicrafts. 
 
The cost is $40/person.  Cash bar will open at 6:00pm, followed by dinner at 7:00pm.  Please see either Dan Wolf or Stephen Legge about this exciting event!
Please Attend the October 16 Village Board Meeting!!
On Monday, October 16, join us at the Village Board meeting at 7:30 PM at Village Hall, where the Village Board will proclaim World Polio Day (October 24) and our own Steve Balinski will be presented the Bill Reid Award.
Public Meeting for Lake Cook Corridor Planning Oct. 12
Lake Cook RoadThird Public Meeting (OPEN HOUSE) is Scheduled for Oct 12th
The third public meeting for the Lake Cook Corridor Market Study and Plan will be held on Thursday, October 12th between 6:00 pm and 8:00 pm.  The meeting will be held in an open house format; so stop by anytime starting at 6:00 pm.
 
Come join us as the project team reveals the draft vision for the Lake Cook Corridor that was shaped by YOUR feedback and ideas! This is a DRAFT vision– and we would like to hear your feedback.
 
Meeting details are as follows:
 
Third Public Meeting – OPEN HOUSE
Thursday, October 12, 2017
6:00 PM-8:00 PM
Community Arts Center
 
 
                                For more information about the project and to sign up for the project’s mailing list, visit the website at www.vbg.org/LCC.
 
Gabriel's Wish List
Gabriel has given us his wish list for his year with us - these are things he would like to experience.  Please see if you can grant a wish for him!
 
Baseball game - Denny is taking him to a White Sox game, already been to a Cubs game
Chicago Bulls Game - the club is taking him on Oct. 13
Chicago Bears game with face painting
Shedd Aquariam
Field Museum
Museum of Science and Industry 
 
Follow Michelle During her exchange in Brazil!
You can follow Michelle (Jing's daughter and our outbound exchange student) during her exchange in Brazil.  Click here for her blog!! https://iminbrazilexchange.wordpress.com/author/moobrien/
 
Holiday Baskets Committee News
Denny Snyder reminds the club about the following dates for the food distribution:
 
November 15 and 16, if needed - 4 pm - 8  pm, packing and sorting food boxes at the former Arlington Toyota, 935 W. Dundee Road, Buffalo Grove  for the food distribution on Nov. 18
 
November 18 - Food Basket Distribution from the former Arlington Toyota, 935 W. Dundee Road, Buffalo Grove, 8:30 am -12:30 
 
Duty Roster
Duty Roster
 
October 12:
Greeter:  Shawn Collins
Pledge:  Larry Kushner
4-Way Test: Deenie Pomilia
Thought for the Day:  Dan Schimmel
Foundation Fact:  Roger Sosa
Member Moment:  Dan Wolf
Fun and Frolics:  Steven Casstevens
 
October 19:
Greeter:  Dennis Depcik
Pledge:  Stephen Legge
4-Way Test:  Ryan Risinger
Thought for the Day:  Rob Seitz
Foundation Fact:  Andy Spetter
Member Moment:  Neil Zweiban
Fun and Frolics:  Megan Clark
 
Birthdays & Anniversaries
Member Birthdays
Rick Drazner
October 4
 
Brian Hicks
October 10
 
Richard Klein
October 18
 
Adriane Johnson
October 24
 
Thomas Kloepfer
October 27
 
Join Date
Leslie Forman
October 1, 2015
2 years
 
Jing O'Brien
October 4, 2007
10 years
 
Rick Drazner
October 9, 1994
23 years
 
Neil Zweiban
October 19, 2012
5 years
 
Dennis Gilbert
October 21, 1999
18 years