Speakers

Speaker Date Topic
Dr. Carl Good Oct 24, 2017
ROTARY POLIO DAY: Update on Where Polio Plus Stands

Carl has been quite active in our District Polio Plus Activities, and will give us an update on where Polio Plus stands in the year 2017. We know that there are only several countries who have not been Polio free for the minimum of a year, but now we will get all the details!

 
Carl's background:

District 7910 Polio Chair at Rotary International

 

Matt Ward Nov 07, 2017
Solving the Procrastination Puzzle By Taking Charge With Chocolate!

Matt is a keynote speaker at Breakthrough Champion.

 

His topic is: “Solving the Procrastination Puzzle by Taking Charge with Chocolate”. So, this clearly will be a fun presentation. 

 

See  http://www.breakthrough-champion.com for more details!!

 

PDG Dick Manelis Nov 14, 2017
Update on Dick's Service Trip To Guatamala in March 2018 To Install Sanitation Units

e will be traveling to Guatemala in March 2018 (17 of us) and working with an organization called Worthy Village.  Started by a Rotarian in Panchal (formerly from Massachusetts).  

We will be travelling daily by boat to various villages around the lake and installing individual water units and teaching basic sanitation.  The units cost $60 each and we will install 50 of them.  I plan to raise $3000 between now and the end of February.

**ANNUAL THANKSGIVING DINNER AT WELLESLEY ROTARY Nov 21, 2017

Our annual joint meeting at the Wellesley Rotary Club will be held at 6:00 pm with both the Needham and Wellesle High Schools Football teams. This is in lieu of our regular noon time meeting.

**NO MEETING AT NOON: HOLIDAY PARTY INSTEAD** Dec 12, 2017
Our Annual Holday Party will be held at Marty's home 121 Village St., Dedham at 6:00 pm
Barbara Dury Jan 09, 2018
Her Contributions To The Education System in Uganda

Barbara, a friend of Kathy Whitney, will speak about the education system in Uganda and the role she is playing in a small village there.​