Rotary Club of Wilmette Harbor
January 31, 2021 Bulletin
Weekly Update  January 31, 2021

Last week's meeting

We responded to a last minute cancellation of our speaker by sharing Rotary Club President Holger Knaack's presentation to the Elgin Club.  We learned how Holger's priorities align with our club's and our districts goals for this Rotary year.   
This week's meeting
First Wednesday Social Evening;   Book Club Discussion - The Warmth of Other Suns by Isabel Wilkerson
Join us on ZOOM at 6;30 pm for a discussion regarding the book.
Other News:
  • Good news!  Beth DeWallBrent Hendricks and Jack Close worked together to provide an an online capability to pay Rotary dues.  Beth shares
    • Go to Club website
    • Member login
    • Find Membership Dues -  right side of the Home page under Club Links
    • This link goes to the page with the dues options listed.
    • Please note that there is a small service fee that PayPal charges and that is included on the PayPal payment page
      Big thanks to Beth, Brent and Jack for their efforts to create this helpful new feature.
  • Our January Book Drive in support of Open Books-Chicago took place this Saturday morning, January 30th at Hong Kong Auto Service.  We collected over 1,200 books.   John Glasgow won the "Most books donated" and "best packed"  awards.  Thank you to club member volunteers, George Pearce, Ben Ivory, Jim Waite, Frank Hussey, Jim Bowman, John Wertymer, Mike Bailey, Jacky Boland, Beth DeWall.  Also big thanks to Ben Chung and his wife Sanny, son's Mason and Dixon and Ben K. Ivory for helping.   
Birthdays & Anniversaries
Member Birthdays
Gil Gilbert
January 9
Maureen Barry
February 6
Chris Simcox
February 26
Spouse Birthdays
Cathy Murray
January 4
Sarah Oliver
January 2
Join Date
Corinne mcClintic
January 1, 2019
2 years
Chris Kondos
January 15, 2013
8 years
Jeffrey Krupp
January 17, 2003
18 years
Maureen Barry
January 26, 2005
16 years
Keith Dronen
February 3, 2010
11 years
Jack Close
February 18, 2014
7 years
Ben Ivory
February 21, 2010
11 years
Upcoming Events
Book Club Discussion - The Warmth of Other Suns
Feb 03, 2021
6:30 PM – 7:45 PM
Club Forum
Feb 17, 2021
7:30 AM – 8:30 AM
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Feb 10, 2021 7:30 AM
Solar Energy Updates
Feb 24, 2021
Evanston Reparations Program
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Rotary District 6440
Executives & Directors
President Elect
Immediate Past President
Sergeant at Arms
Membership Chair
Web Site Coordinator
Community Service Chair
International Service
Club Foundation Chair
Grants Chair
Virtual Meeting Coordinator
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