Rotary Club of Wilmette Harbor
April 11, 2021 Bulletin
Weekly Update  April 10, 2021

Last week's meeting

For our first Wednesday evening meeting we welcomed back Bill Norris, CIBC Bank to discuss the economy.  Bill's outlook was positive and his presentation is available in case members missed the meeting.  Thank you again Jacky Boland for sponsoring our speaker. 
This week's meeting 
1.) Rick Olson - Nakivale Refugee Settlement in Uganda
Rick will share details of the Global Grant 2122662 Providing Safe Drinking Water in Nakivale Refugee Settlement, Uganda. 
2.) Monthly Club Forum: Discuss membership, DEI and other club business
Other News:
  • Remember our club will host a clean up event on April 24th - 10 am to 12 noon at the Elmwood Dunes park to recognize Earth Day 2021.  Maureen Barry and George Pearce are helping organize Rotary Club events for the district including ours on the 24th.
  • Yard candidate signs can be dropped of for recycling behind the Village Hall.   Look for a Village pick up truck close the the large cell tower.
  • April Club Board meeting is Monday April 12th at 5 pm. 
  • 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 Grant
    • 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
Birthdays & Anniversaries
Member Birthdays
Sue Watson
April 12
Puran Stevens
April 18
Hank Hufnagel
May 17
John Glasgow
May 31
Spouse Birthdays
Julie McDowell
April 4
Dick Watson
April 11
Herbert McDowell
Julie McDowell
April 1
Jim Waite
Marie-Francosie Waite
April 8
Jim Bowman
Mary Bowman
May 10
Join Date
George Pearce
April 1, 1991
30 years
Beth DeWall
May 5, 2005
16 years
Gil Gilbert
May 22, 1990
31 years
Heidi Voorhees
May 22, 1990
31 years
Herbert McDowell
May 22, 1990
31 years
John Glasgow
May 22, 1990
31 years
John Kessler
May 22, 1990
31 years
John Wertymer
May 22, 1990
31 years
Upcoming Events
Club April Board Meeting
Apr 12, 2021
5:00 PM – 6:30 PM
Earth Day - Elmwood Beach Clean Up
Apr 24, 2021
10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
First Wednesday of the Month Evening Meeting
May 05, 2021
5:00 PM – 6:30 PM
Wilmette Harbor Member - Club Bios
May 12, 2021 7:00 AM
First Wednesday of the Month Evening Meeting
Jun 02, 2021
6:30 PM – 7:45 PM
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Apr 14, 2021 7:00 AM
Nakivale Refugee Settlement in Uganda
Apr 21, 2021 7:00 AM
Club History and Recent Rebuilding Project
May 26, 2021 7:00 AM
Community Update
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Rotary District 6440
Executives & Directors
President Elect
Sergeant at Arms
Immediate Past President
Community Service Chair
International Service
Membership Chair
Web Site Coordinator
Club Foundation Chair
Grants Chair
Virtual Meeting Coordinator
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