You may ask, "Why October?" 
Well, we are having the Rotary International Convention in June of 2022 so we thought it better to move our District Conference to the fall.
Learn more about the 2022 Rotary International Convention in Houston!  Visit www.HoustonRI2022.org!  
READY FOR BLASTOFF?  
REGISTER NOW & MAKE HOTEL RESERVATIONS!
 
Star Commander DGE Michelle Bohreer
Flight Commander PDG Lisa Faith Massey, District Conference Chair

join Us on october 14-17, 2021!

 
OUR HOTEL:  Hilton Orrington in Evanston (click to see hotel)
Hotel Room:  $149/night and $189/night
Rotary Group Code:  R5890
(There are a limited number of rooms at $149 so book now to make sure you get this rate.
 
CONFERENCE REGISTRATION: 
$270 (Now thru June 30, 2021
$295 (July 1 thru October 1, 2021)
 
STAR COMMANDER MICHELLE IS TAKING US TO INFINITY, AND BEYOND! 
WATCH THIS VIDEO  FOR  A SNEAK PEEK ABOUT WHAT TO EXPECT!
 
 
Out Of This World Opportunities To Promote Your Business - Be A Sponsor Or Advertiser!
Expect FUN, "FUNK" & ENERGY, At This Conference! 
Michelle's Theme Song, Uptown Funk, Shows That She Brings Energy, Passion & Fun In All She Does For Rotary, & Life!
 
IT'll BE A DISTRICT CONFERENCE UNLIKE ANY OTHER!
 
Rotary started with the vision of one man — Paul Harris.  The Chicago attorney formed the Rotary Club of Chicago on February 23, 1905, so professionals with diverse backgrounds could exchange ideas and form meaningful, lifelong friendships.
 
At this conference, you'll learn about Rotary's global activities, explore interactive exhibits, and be inspired to take action.  You'll be immersed in the humanitarian history and magic of Rotary and you'll realize that YOU are Rotary's future!
OUR DESTINATION:  THE HISTORIC HILTON ORRINGTON IN EVANSTON, IL
The Hilton Orrington is located in downtown Evanston which is just 15-minutes from Chicago O'Hare Airport and a short, 2-block walk to Rotary International's World Headquarters at One Rotary Center.  You'll love this historic Hilton hotel. 
 
Hotel Room:  $149/night and $189/night
(NOTE:  There are only a limited number of rooms at $149 so book now to make sure you get that rate.
 
Click button below to reserve your hotel room. Use our Rotary Group Code:  R5890
COME EXPERIENCE THE MAGIC OF ONE ROTARY CENTER WITH US!

 

To understand where you're going, you need to experience where it all started in 1905! Rotary Headquarters awaits us!
 
Millions have traveled from around the globe to visit, and now it's YOUR TURN! 
 
Our District Conference Plenary Sessions will be held at One Rotary Center, and we're making sure it will be an experience like you've never had at any previous district conference! 
 
 
 
We'll also take a tour of One Rotary Center!
  • Explore , a reproduction of the site of the first Rotary club meeting
  • Visit the Arch Klumph Society gallery, featuring information about The Rotary Foundation and an interactive display that honors major contributors
  • See the elegant Rotary International Boardroom on the 18th floor with views of the downtown Chicago skyline
  • See the offices of Rotary’s senior leaders
  • Enjoy sweeping views of beautiful Lake Michigan
  • Visit the One Rotary Center gift shop to purchase a souvenir of your visit
THURSDAY NIGHT  "ROTARY DISTRICT 5890 STREET FAIR" INCLUDING OUR
WORLD'S LARGEST CREAM PIE FIGHT TO END POLIO NOW!
 
Join the fun!  Meet great Rotarians & Rotaractors in the local Rotary districts! 
They're our Rotary Family & are looking forward to meeting their"Southern Cousins" from Rotary District 5890! 
Together, we're going to help END POLIO NOW!
 
DGE MICHELLE'S GOAL: Break a world record by having the World's Largest Cream Pie Fight!  And how about this...DGE Michelle has arranged for the street in front of Rotary's World Headquarters to be closed down for our Rotary District 5890 Street Fair! 
 
What will it take to break the world record?  1,300 cream pies!!!
 
Interested in Sponsoring a Cream Pie?  To make a $100 donation to The Rotary Foundation's "End Polio Now" program (a 501(c)(3) organization), please see button below.
 
Spend Bill Gates' money with a 2-For-1 Match! 
The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation will match your donation $2-for-$1 getting us even closer to a polio-free world! 
EXPERIENCE FUN & UNIQUE EVENTS!

our plenary sessions WIll be HELD AT one rotary center!

Yes, our Plenary Sessions to be held at Rotary's World Headquarters! 
We'll have great speakers including a member of Rotary's Senior Management Team, Brian King, Director of Membership Development.  Brian, and other great Rotary International speakers & staff, will share details about some exciting Rotary initiatives!

eAT!  dRINK!  hAVE fUN!  friday night is "Restaurant Night!"

What an opportunity to eat & drink!  Experience amazing restaurants in Chicago and Evanston...we'll make the reservations for your group!  You'll pay for your food & beverage while enjoying the excellent opportunity of tasting outstanding local cuisine.
 
Stay tuned for more information! 

Private Event at the paul harris home!

Rotary's founder, Paul Harris and his wife, Jean, hosted Rotarians from around the globe at their home.  The Paul and Jean Harris Home Foundation has been restoring the home to its condition in 1947 when the Harris’ lived there.   

a private Rotary Foundation reception

Experience "Rotary's Hall of Honor" area at the top of One Rotary Center featuring the Arch Klumph Society Gallery during a private reception for Arch Klumph Society Members, plus Rotary Foundation Major Donors and Bequest Society Members.  Want to become one of these donor levels?  Contact DGE Michelle!

EXPLORING MUSEUMS, landmarks, RESTAURANTS & SHOPPING!

We're looking forward to experiencing all the sights, sounds, food, and unique opportunities to soak in the local attractions! 
 
As we get closer to the conference, we'll have more details about these opportunities.
 

saturday night "gangster-themed" governor's dinner

We're make you an offer that you can't refuse!  You're invited to "Join The Family" on Saturday night, because we're going to have a roaring good time!  So wear your "glad rags" (fancy apparel), for DG Michelle's "wingding" (a celebration in the style of old Chicago)!