The Rotary Spoke
Rotary Club of Minnetonka



by Tod Moritz






Happy Bucks

Jim Martin


Dr. Ellen Kennedy
Rotary Peace Fellowship



Upcoming Events


Meeting Responsibilities

Aug. 15, 2018

Russell Hampton
National Awards Services Inc.

August 8, 2018

Cathy Carlson drew card for $52 – did not win.
Chris Carr – In the final stage for Golf/Auction. If you are having problems getting golfers signing up on website – call Chris Carr or Todd Moritz.
Reminder - get your Auction Baskets ready and bring Fully Assembled Baskets to Glen Lake Golf Club Sept 13.
Katie Williams - is hosting an exchange student – Needs 1 or 2 members to take student on a day-trip Sept 21 or  22.
Chris Leick – Resource West needs school supplies (Backpacks, sharpened pencils, etc.) – can be dropped off at IKE, Cub or Resource West. She pasted around sign-up sheet for packing the supplies Aug 21 & 22 from 5:00-7:00
Mark Magney – Needs volunteers to man our booth at the Minnetonka City Open House Tue Oct 9.
Stacy Quinn - Polio Race Day is at Canterbury Park on August 10. Tickets are available from Nancy or Stacy for $10.  This buys entrance, a hot dog and soda. Proceeds come back to our club toward polio.
Nancy Davis – Polio Group is looking for folks to volunteer in India
Mac Hardin needs to know who sent him a $417 dues check with the check name Hartland....
Katie Fisek and Carolyn Anderson were inducted as new members. Glad to have you on-board! – Club size now 61.
Sara Edwards had a baby boy (maybe a future Rotarian) – Congratulations!
Note from Glen: My apologies to the other happy buck participants– too numerous to record.
Chris Carr – spent time with Jason Aldean at We Fest
Katie Fisek is glad to be a member and had fun at the Lawn Bowling event.
Roger Johnson is headed to the Rocky Mountains on his Harley.
Chris Rosenlund son made a tier 1 team and is taking daughter to college.
Bill Sorteberg is back after a week at his cabin.
Guy Marzano congratulated the 2 new club members and said there are 2 more potential members.
Todd Moritz’s Great Dane turned 4 year old
Ann Wengronowitz just got back from Las Vegas where she conducted her last association meeting as president.
Nancy Davis is heading on a bike/camping trip to Virginia, MN where she is biking over the largest bridge in MN.
Jim Martin would like to thank Tony and Gerald for their work on his family’s high school “beater” car.
Ellen J. Kennedy is the founder and Executive Director of World Without Genocide, a human rights organization headquartered at Mitchell Hamline School of Law, St. Paul, MN.
She is a past president of the University & Edina Rotary Clubs.
Rotary offers Fellowships at 6 universities through the world to promote World Peace. Through academic training, practice, and global networking opportunities, the Rotary Peace Centers program develops leaders who become catalysts for peace and conflict prevention and resolution. These fellowships cover tuition and fees, room and board, round-trip transportation,and all internship and field-study expenses.
In just over a decade, the Rotary Peace Centers have  trained more than 900 fellows for careers in   peacebuilding. Many of them are serving as leaders at international organizations or have started their own foundations. They are in over 100 countries. Each year, the Rotary Foundation awards up to 50 fellowships for masters degrees and 50 for certificate studies at premier universities around the world.
1) Master’s degree programs: Last 15 to 24 months and require a practical internship of two to three months during the academic break.
2) Professional development certificate program: For experienced professionals and lasts three months with two to three weeks of field study
New members Katy Fisk and Carolyn Anderson
Speaker Dr. Ellen Kennedy
Lawn Bowling Pros
Upcoming Events
Special board meeting with DG
Eisenhower Community Center Rm 215
Aug 15, 2018 6:45 AM
Club meeting
Eisenhower Community Center
Aug 15, 2018 7:30 AM
Board mtg
Minnetonka Commons
Aug 17, 2018 7:30 AM
Resource West Back to School
Resource West
Aug 21, 2018
Resource West Back to School
Resource West
Aug 22, 2018
Club meeting
Eisenhower Community Center
Aug 22, 2018 7:30 AM
Club meeting
Eisenhower Community Center
Aug 29, 2018 7:30 AM
Club meeting
Eisenhower Community Center
Sep 05, 2018 7:30 AM
Club meeting
Eisenhower Community Center
Sep 12, 2018 7:30 AM
Raffle Sales
Sep 13, 2018
8:30 AM – 9:00 PM
Meeting Responsibilities
Presiding Officer
Davis, Nancy
Sargeant At Arms
Carlson, Cathy
Sargeant At Arms
Babka, Frank
Sargeant At Arms
Hoppe, Karen
Juntti, Glen
Johnson, Scott
Walker, Diana
Forsberg, Mark
Happy Bucks
Millner, Jacob
Sebold, Molly
Club Information
Welcome to the Minnetonka Rotary Club !
Building Responsible Youth
We meet Wednesdays at 7:15 AM
Eisenhower Community Center
1001 Highway 7 in Room 233
( above portico entrance )
Hopkins, MN  55305
United States
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