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                      Welcome to our Club!

We meet Thursdays at 12:15 PM
Jimmy's Charhouse
1180 W. Devon Avenue
Northeast Corner of Rohlwing & Devon
Elk Grove Village, IL  60007
United States
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The Elk Grove Rotary has a tradition of almost thirty years of hosting a lunch for local children signed up with NWSRA and NEDSRA.  These are two special recreation organizations that give children with challenges an opportunity to get out and enjoy many different experiences.  On June 12, three hundred kids and counselors visited the Rotary Fest Grounds for a lunch donated by Tasty Catering and Dilly Bars donated by Dairy Queen of Elk Grove.  We also invited the organization Costumers with a Cause to entertain the kids.  The Kids then went on the rides for a couple of hours.  The kids look forward to this event every year and had a blast.
Happy Birthday to the Rotarians celebrating their Birthdays in June.  Pictured Below John Bourke, Brian Pfister, Bill Beaupre and Steve Pickett.  Not Pictured is Nick Olsen.
Da Fish Guy, Steve Silic was kind enough to stop by lunch and fill us in on the incredible Musky population in Busse Woods Forest Preserve.  Steve is the Cook County Forest Preserve Fish Biologist.  The Forest Preserve has been releasing an Illinois breed of Musky into the Busse Woods reservoir since 2007.  Approximately 800 12-14 inch Musky per year.  The population has thrived and there are several 40 plus Musky in the waters today.
Steve Schmidt was the guest speaker at our regular Rotary Lunch.  Steve is an Honorary Rotarian of the Club after being an active member for several years prior.  Steve is the retired Elk Grove Police Chief and is the newly elected Trustee.  Steve is extremely active in the Sister City's and is still a teacher at Harper College.
It's that time of year again and Rotary fest is fast approaching and once again the Rotary Fest Car Show will be a highlight of the event.  The Car show will take place on Saturday afternoon June 15 form 3:00 pm until 7:00 pm.  There is a $20 entry fee for cars which will go to help the Mead Jr. High and Elk Grove Town Ship Food Pantries.  Each Car entered will get a raffle ticket and a have a chance to win some great prizes including a Black Hawks Corey Crawford signed Puck.  If you do not have a car stop by have some fun and help vote for a winner.  Check out the trophies below.  There are five judges this year including Mayor Johnson, VFW, Elk Grove Rotary Club, Elk Grove High School,  and the Fan Favorite.  This is a fun event for all.  More info at elkgroverotary.com
Rotarian/Elk Grove High School Principal Paul Kelly and Rotarian/Elk Grove High School Assistant Principal Bob Murphy both showed up at the annual scholarship dinner to show support for the students. Pictured with Elk Grove Rotary President Bill Beaupre.
President Bill Beaupre surprised Scholarship recipient Jack McCabe at a local McDonalds with his award.  The whole place really got a kick out of it. Congratulations Jack and Good Luck in the Future.
Frank Ramljak
Jun 20, 2019
Know Your Rotarian
Installation Lunch
Jun 27, 2019
No Meeting at Jimmy's Charhouse
Jul 04, 2019
Raymond Bertino
Jul 11, 2019 12:00 PM
Marijuana use and legislation
Lillie Zahn
Jul 25, 2019
RYLA Recipient shares her story
Bill Beaupre
Jul 25, 2019 12:00 PM
Know Your Rotarian
Megan Van-Treeck
Aug 08, 2019
Knowing Your Passion
Davis Crowell
Aug 15, 2019 12:00 PM
Kenneth Young Centers
Club Assembly
Aug 22, 2019 12:00 PM
Dave Simmons
Sep 12, 2019
Friends of Cycling In Elk Grove
Linda Borton
Sep 19, 2019
Zbig Skiba
Oct 10, 2019
Your Personality and how it affects your daily actions
Club Assembly
Oct 17, 2019
Get the opportunity to give an update on your committee
Ben Curcio
Oct 24, 2019
Get to know the Elk Grove Park District
Nov 28, 2019
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