Speaker Date Topic
Meeting changed to Glenn Massey Theater Apr 25, 2018 6:30 PM
Rock the Resilience Concert
Rock the Resilience Concert

In support of Wasilla Sunrise Rotary Club's "No More Mat-Su" efforts, Susitna Rotary is changing it's meeting on Wednesday, April 25th, to their "Rock the Resilience".  This concert is a free community event to raise awareness and build connections that features performances by local high school students.

Chas St. George May 02, 2018 6:00 PM
Iditarod 2018
Iditarod 2018

Chas St .George, Chief Operations Officer at Iditarod Trail Committee, will present an insider's view of the 2018 Iditarod Trail Race.

 

Big Lake Clean-up Project May 09, 2018 5:00 PM
Mat-Su Day of Caring

In lieu of our regular meeting, club members and friends are invited to help clean-up the grounds at the Big Lake Library as part of our contribution to the Mat-Su Day of Caring.

Bring gloves, rakes, hoes, shovels, etc.to weed, trim, pick-up trash on the library grounds.

Amy Lalor May 16, 2018 6:00 PM
Big Brothers Big Sisters
Big Brothers Big Sisters

Amy Lalor, Community Director of Big Brothers Big Sisters of Alaska, will discuss the organization and it's mission in Alaska.

"Changing perspectives. Changing lives.

For more than 100 years, Big Brothers Big Sisters has operated under the belief that inherent in every child is the ability to succeed and thrive in life. As the nation’s largest donor and volunteer supported mentoring network, Big Brothers Big Sisters makes meaningful, monitored matches between adult volunteers (“Bigs”) and children (“Littles”), ages 6 through 18, in communities across the country. We develop positive relationships that have a direct and lasting effect on the lives of young people. 

The Big Brothers Big Sisters Mission To provide children facing adversity with strong and enduring, professionally supported 1-to-1 relationships that change their lives for the better, forever.

The Big Brothers Big Sisters Vision is that all children achieve success in life."

Big Brothers Big Sisters 

Samantha "Sam" Oslund, Alaska Dept. of Fish & Game May 23, 2018 6:00 PM
Closure on the Susitna River drainage to the harvest of king salmon
The Alaska Department of Fish and Game (ADF&G) recently released its Run Forecasts and Harvest Projections for 2018 Alaska Salmon Fisheries and Review of the 2017 Season Report.  On March 13th, they issued Emergency Order Number 2S-01-18 closing the entire Susitna River drainage to the harvest of king salmon.  Sport fishing for king salmon will only be allowed in the Deshka River and Yentna River system.  These drainages will be restricted to catch-and-release only for king salmon; no harvest will be allowed.
 
Join us this week to hear Sam Oslund, Assistant Area Management Biologist, to learn more about how ADF&G operates and the long term forecast for salmon stock.
Club Assembly May 30, 2018
Planning for the annual Little Su Clean-up
Tentative Date for Changing of the Guard Jun 27, 2018
No Meeting - Happy 4th of July! Jul 04, 2018