Club Executives & Directors
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Club President-elect
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Speakers
Ron Woerner, Prof Belleve U
Oct 26, 2017
Cyber Security
Pat Hines
Nov 02, 2017
Girl Scouts
Vernon Benes
Nov 16, 2017
Paddle Boat Business and Pleasure
 
Welcome to the Rotary Club of Western Douglas County

Welcome to the website of the Rotary Club of Western Douglas county, Nebraska located in beautiful Elkhorn, Nebraska.  we have recently celebrated our 25th anniversary of founding.

Our Club works to provide scholarships to High Schools in Western Douglas County including Elkhorn High, Elkhorn South and Douglas County West Schools including the Communities of Valley and Waterloo.  In addition, our club works with the Christian Outreach Project of Elkhorn  (COPE) providing services to the the community
 
Our club meetings are every Thursday morning at 7am at the Common ground Community Center on Veterans Drive, located just North of Elkhorn High School.  For those Rotarians that live in West Omaha or Western Douglas County, we welcome you to "make-up" at our friendly meetings.
 
 
 
 
 
 

Welcome to our Club

Western Douglas County

We meet Thursdays at 7:00 AM
Common Ground Comm Ctr
1701 Veterans Dr
Elkhorn, NE  68022
United States
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Club Stories
  • Dan Palmquist gave the invocation and led us in the Pledge.
  • Treasurer Rita reported #6,164.59
  • Secretary Ron reported minor corrections for the October 5th meeting minutes.
  • Jim Tomanek reported on the lunch bunch where the speaker was a Chiropractor.
  • President Mike inquired about interest in the Club having a Christmas Party this year.
  • Jim reported on the COPE raffle and announced the upcoming Bell Ringing for Salvation Army.
  • President Mike challenged our intellect again.
  • Tod Ringenberg report that County Commissioner Mary Ann Borgeson will be our October 19th Speaker.
  • Neil Kirby collected the fines
  • Mark Gleason, member in good standing, was our speaker for the day.  Mark brought along a gas furnace unit for demonstration and told about the various steps in operation and maintenance of the unit.  Such steps included filter and humidifier pad changes and positioning.  He cautioned us about starting our motor vehicles in the garage with the garage door closed and the danger of carbon monoxide left in the garage after the vehicle leaves and the garage is reclosed.  Mark answered numerous questions about furnace operation and maintenance, including positioning the carbon monoxide detector in the bed room.  (Photo of Mark below with one admirer)
 
Birthdays & Anniversaries
Member Birthdays:
  • Kenneth Melichar
    October 4
  • Robert B. Reade
    October 4
  • Roger Bettmann
    October 11
  • Douglas Cunningham
    October 13
  • Bary Habrock
    October 25
  • Diane Johnson
    October 26
Spouse Birthdays:
  • Julie Mortensen
    October 13
Anniversaries:
  • Duane Prorok
    October 12
 
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