Posted by Tracy Tebear on Apr 06, 2021

 Rotopep Vol. 101 No. 39

Rotary Club of Evanston

April 8, 2021

 Program:  Pete Giangreco: My Time Working in Politics

Scribe:  Tori Foreman

Greeter:  Karen Danczak-Lyons

Sgt-at-Arms:  Paul Fischl

Inspiration:  Bill Logan

Meeting Location or Virtual Login details:
This will be the same meeting login for all club meetings every week including happy hour and fireside chat.
You can also join the meeting manually from your Zoom App or from, using the meeting number and password below.
Meeting ID: 896 382 967
Password: Rotary2372
Dial: +1 312 626 6799 US (Chicago)
Enter Meeting ID: 896 382 967#
Participant Number: (no participant number, so just push the # key)
Enter Password: 941281#
One-tap for smart-phone users:
+13126266799,, 896382967#,,,,0#,,941281# (US Chicago)
Visitors: Find your local number:
Please contact Jane Ricciardi at

Virtual Service Event
Thank you to all who joined us for the Happy Hour and Virtual Service Event.  The club has 2 car trunks full of pasta kits and lunch kits to donate to Hillside Pantry.  See the photos on social media.
Looking for a socially distant event?
Friday 9th April head over to the Autobarn for a drive in movie night!
"Coming to America" 
Tickets per carload are $30 to be purchased online HERE 
SAVE THE DATE: 14th April at 8am 
Join us for a joint club meeting in collaboration with Evanston Lighthouse to hear our guest speaker Rotary International President Holger Knaack.  



Looking to help with Evanston's COVID vaccination?

You can apply through Evanston Health & Human Services to volunteer a maximum of 10 hours a week.  Apply HERE

We have baseball hats!  These are black caps of washed chino twill fabric with contrasting sandwich visor, cloth strap and antique brass sliding buckle closure, embroidered with Evanston Club Logo. One size fits most, and are available for the low, low price of $11.99.
Contact Treasurer Dave to BUY YOURS TODAY!!!

Don't forget to place all your orders for Amazon through Amazon Smile--You can direct Amazon to direct a portion (.5%) of your purchase to the Evanston Rotary Club Charitable Fund.  It does not cost you anything extra, but you will be helping us help our local and international partners!  visit:, and be certain you have selected "Rotary Club of Evanston" as your choice for charity. Then always shop through vs!!