Birthdays & Anniversaries
Member Birthdays
Diane DeVries
July 2
Peter Paros
July 7
Bradley McCann
July 8
Judy Mitchell
July 12
Pam Heavens
July 14
Jack Rogers
July 17
Join Date
Frank Simmons
July 24, 1973
44 years
Jane Hopkins
July 27, 1999
18 years
Marilyn Farmer
July 27, 1999
18 years
Ted Kanellakes
July 27, 1982
35 years
Kevin Blackburn
July 28, 2015
2 years
Jul 25, 2017
Pledge of Allegiance: Lightning Rod of Freedom
Aug 01, 2017
Joliet Central Engineer Club - Prosthetic Hand Project
Aug 08, 2017
Illinois Prescription Drug/Opioid overdose epidemic
Aug 15, 2017
Rialto on the Verge of a New Beginning
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Upcoming Events
Board Meeting
Joliet Twp. H.S. Administrative Center
Jul 25, 2017
7:30 AM – 9:00 AM
Board Meeting
Joliet Twp. H.S. Administrative Center
Aug 29, 2017
7:30 AM – 9:00 AM
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All Welcome to attend Board Meetings!

All Rotarians are invited to attend the meetings of the Board of Directors. These take place at JTHS Administrative Center, Board Room, 300 Caterpillar, Joliet, IL 60436. Meetings begin at 7:30 a.m.

July 25; Aug 29; Sep 26; Oct 31; Nov 28; and Dec 19, 2017

Also, Jan 30; Feb 27; Mar 27; Apr 24; May 29; and Jun 26, 2018

Come see how your fellow members manage the affairs of your Rotary Club. Doing so counts toward your attendance stats.

Meeting Reminder -  July 25, 2017

Greeters:  Ann O'Neill & Miriam Merrill
50/50 Raffle:  Gary Fuqua & Vol Needed
Pledge/Invocation:  Dan Kuska 
4-Way Test:  Jackie McTee
Menu:  Salisbury Steak; Mashed Potato & Gravy; Green Beans; Warm dinner rolls; Soup of the Day; Full Salad Bar & Dressings; Beverages & Desserts.
Sergeant-At-Arms:  Kathleen Zydek
Program:  Rotary Round Table Discussions
Speaker:  President Cheryl McCarthy

Upcoming Meeting Volunteers

In an effort to be FAIR TO ALL CONCERNED,
Greeters and 50/50 Ticket Sellers will now be AUTOMATICALLY ASSIGNED!
Gary Fuqua has been tasked with making the schedule. All Rotarians will
be included. Please seek substitutes if you cannot honor your assignment.
Thank you.
50/50 TIX
4-Way Test Leader
Aug 01H. Hamilton & B. KonzelmanDamon Sloan & Jim WattsRon BrayBob FilottoVol Needed
Aug 08VOL NEEDEDLauren Las & Diane HabigerLarry JohnsonGeorge Sturh"
Aug 15Paul Gantzert & Vol neededMichelle Balog & Vol neededCarolyn RoofenerTodd Koehl"
Aug 22  Jeff BudzDiane DeVries 
Aug 29  Dan MalinowskiJanet Markelz 
Sep 05  Arvid JohnsonC. Roofener 
Sep 12  Tricia Simpson  
Sep 19  Bret MitchellN. Jaworski 
Sep 26  Brad McCannLauren Las 

News From District 6450

SUPPORT Our Vets and Ending Polio
Plus Have Fun!!
The 2017 White Sox 
Rotary Fun Day
Tuesday, August 1st
On Field Parade - 6:00 PM
For Group Order Tickets - Order by June 16th to assure adjacent seating.
Individual and groups of five or less must order by July 21st.

 2017 Ballgame Group Order Form

2017 Ballgame Ticket Order - 5 or Under

Online Ordering 5 Tickets or Less; More Please Mail the Form
Joliet Rotary Business Group Meeting Open!
All Joliet Rotarians are invited 
to networking breakfast meetings.
Date:  2nd and 4th Thursdays of each month
Time:  7:30 a.m.
Place:  Diamand's Restaurant, 3000 Plainfield Rd., Joliet, IL 60435
Cost:  $0. (breakfast on your own.)
For more information contact:  Brian Hopkins:

Nominate New Member &/or Honorees

What a privilege it is to be a Rotarian!
Lead the way--Invite a guest and/or
Nominate a new member today!
You are a loyal Rotarian who enjoys the Club. Now invite someone else! It's easy and it is the privilege of EVERY current member. Start with an invite as a guest to lunch. If there is mutual interest, the application for members to nominate a potential new Joliet Rotary Club member, is available in the DOWNLOAD FILES section of the e-Wheel newsletter and the Joliet Rotary Club website at
Rotary Silver Eagle Nominees Welcome!
Honor a significant community volunteer with Rotary recognition.
Senior Citizen extraordinary volunteerism is recognized by the Rotary Club of Joliet Silver Eagle Award. Many local seniors provide volunteer services, hours &/or efforts so extraordinary they deserve notice. You are welcome to nominate these fellow citizens.
For more information, please contact Rotarian Bruce Konzelman at (815) 726-7331.