Last week's meeting

Edie Rowell - of the Wilmette Woman's Club provided us a detailed history of the 130 year old club and an overview of the recent renovation project.
 
 
This week's meeting 
 
Aauron Buehler of the Arlington Height Rotary Club will share details of the Tecnodomo - Innovation and Technology Center in Colombia. 
 
Other News:
 
  • Thank you Maureen Barry, George Pearce and Chris Simcox for celebrating Earth Day with a cleanup morning at Elmwood Dunes.  They had a good turnout of volunteers and decent weather.    
  • We have confirmed our first Monday evening meeting on Wednesday, May 5th will take place outdoors on the upper deck of the Wilmette Harbor Club from 5 to 7:30 pm.  Mark your calendars.
  • From our DG: Two important events coming up: 
    • April 28th: Protecting the Environment – Opportunities for Rotary and the Planet: Join Ian Riseley, Past RI President and Chair of Rotary’s Environmental Issues Task Force, to hear the background of this new Area of Focus and learn which activities are fundable with Global Grants.
    • May 1rst:  International Service Summit:
      • Meet and Network with People and Teams Performing Service Work Throughout the World.
      • View Informative Presentations from Experienced Leaders in International Service
      • View Exhibits from Non-Profits, Service Organizations, Religious Groups, and Supporting Vendors
    • May 15th: District 6440 Spring Training Assembly
      • ​​​​​​​Opportunity for club officers and leaders to prepare for the upcoming year.  Registration required.