Rotary Club of Faribault

Posted by Murray Hanson
1971-2017 Flag Donation
Rod Mahler led a large group of Rotarians on a bus trip to a North Stars Hockey game.
The club visited Shattuck for lunch and was treated to a demonstration by the famous Crack Drill Team.
There was a program on the proposed ultra-modern Zoo to be located on a choice 470-acre tract in Apple Valley.
The club’s annual Rotary Scholarship Awards Banquet was held at Bethlehem Academy.
A brand-new American flag was donated to the club by Rod Mahler and replaced by him again in 2017. ( See photo!)
The fellowship tradition of introducing guests by stating their name and having everyone shout out their name by saying “hi “was brought back after many years and is still in practice today.
Our club’s 51st president in 1970-71 was Erwin Sorenson.