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Art Galli
March 3
Jeffrey Pierson
March 12
Kenneth Mihelich
March 13
Jane Condon
March 18
George Buck
March 21
Miriam Merrill
March 23
Join Date
Art Galli
March 2, 1999
20 years
Diane Habiger
March 2, 1999
20 years
Lisa Morel Las
March 2, 1993
26 years
Peter Nichols
March 5, 1968
51 years
Graham D Rogers
March 6, 2018
1 year
Nick Weis
March 6, 2018
1 year
William Lauer
March 12, 1964
55 years
Benjamin Stortz
March 17, 2009
10 years
Kathleen Zydek
March 17, 2009
10 years
Jen Howard
March 18, 2013
6 years
Damon Sloan
March 20, 2012
7 years
Mary Sheehan
March 27, 2017
2 years
John Rossi
March 31, 2015
4 years
Mar 05, 2019
Old Joliet Prison Burnt District Artists
Mar 12, 2019
Sharefest of Will County
Mar 19, 2019
Rotary Youth Leadership Conference 2019
Apr 02, 2019
JCA Championship Football Team & Coaches
Apr 09, 2019
Public Speaking into your Business
Apr 16, 2019
Peace Studies Program
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Special News To Know

For more information, contact
Dr. Cheryl McCarthy, 815-727-6970
Applications being accepted for annual
Joliet Rotary Scholarships
Six scholarships to be awarded to
students of Joliet high schools
JOLIET – The Rotary Club of Joliet
is seeking applications from
students in the Joliet school
district for six $1,000 scholarships. 
These scholarships may be used for
tuition only at any accredited college
or university.
Students who attend Joliet Catholic
Academy, Joliet Township High
School, Central Campus, and Joliet
Township High School, West Campus
are eligible to apply. 
Any student wishing to apply for these
scholarships should request an
application from their school counselor
beginning February 22, 2019. The deadline
for submission is Friday March 22, 2019. 
Completed scholarship applications
may be delivered in person to the
regular Rotary Club meeting,
12:15 pm on Tuesdays at the
Holiday Inn and Suites
Joliet-Rock Run Convention Center,
1471 Rock Creek Boulevard,
Joliet, Illinois 60431
or they can be mailed to: 
Rotary Club of Joliet,
Attention:  Dr. Cheryl McCarthy,
Past President/Scholarship Committee Chair
P.O. Box 225, Joliet, IL 60434.
Coming soon!!
Rotary Youth Leadership Conference
March 18th and 19th, 2019.
Tuesday's regular Joliet Rotary Club
meeting and lunch will be at the
Jacob Henry Mansion with the students.
For info, contact:
Jen Howard,
Sergeant At Arms Report
Sergeant At Arms (SAA) in the Rotary Club
of Joliet is the chief enforcement officer of
Club rules and customs. Members are
encouraged to:  attend meetings; wear
Rotary pin; participate in Club and
community projects; and share in fellowship.
Weekly SAA duties include checking member
attendance, and raising funds for the Charitable
Grants committee through happy dollars and fines
for:  member public accomplishments; member
newsmakers; other methods.
To volunteer, please contact Jackie McTee or
Diane Habiger. Thank you to those who have
volunteered lately:
AMT. Raised
Phil Ferguson
$ 125.00
Jeff Budz
$ 71.00
Todd Koehl
$ 42.00
Tricia Simpson
$ 54.00
Diane DeVries
Mark Griglione
Jeff Budz

Meeting Reminder MAR 05, 2019

Greeters:  Veronica Gloria
& Charles Rubovits
50/50 Raffle:   Brian Benton 
& Lisa Las
Pledge/Invocation:  Michelle Balog
Menu:  Turkey; Mashed Potatoes; 
Pumpkin Soup; Apple Pie.
Sergeant-At-Arms:  Val Devine
Program:  Old Joliet Prison
Burnt District Artists
Speakers:  Kayla Zigrossi &
Sue Regis

Upcoming Meeting Volunteers

Please seek substitute if you cannot
honor your assignment.
50/50 TIX
THIS week
Veronica Gloria &
Charles Rubovits
Brian Benton & 
Lisa Morel Las 
Michele BalogVal Devine
MAR 12
Marc Gorsch &
Joe Salmieri
Duffy Blackburn & Jake MahalikMary SheehanMeg Shuler
MAR 19John Greuling & Mary Frances Seeley
Ron Bray &
Rudy Mahalik, Jr.
Todd KoehlSue Bebar
MAR 26Marg Griglione & Mary Sheehan
Tim Brophy &
Biff Mahoney
Laura DaleyDan Kuska
APR 02Diane Habiger & Kristin Short
George Buck &
Dan Malinowski
Sue BebarCharles Rubovits
APR 09Howard Hamilton & Tricia Simpson
Jeff Budz &
Shawn Marconi
Sandi PerzeeGreg Peerbolte
APR 16Joe Hammer & Damon Sloan
Tom Carstens &
Brad McCann
Cornel Darden
APR 23
Pam Heavens &
Jim Smith
Brian Cedergren &
Cheryl McCarthy
Dan Malinowski
APR 30
Brian Hopkins &
John Spesia
Diane Cepela & 
Jackie McTee
Howard EllisonPaul Schrik
MAY 07Jan Hopkins & Ben Stortz
Troy Cicero & 
Miriam Merrill
Gary Fuqua
May 14
Jen Howard &
George Stuhr
Jane Condon &
Dan Mihelich
Julie WilkinsonMarron Mahoney
May 21
Mark Inserra &
Dave Thornton
Deb Condotti &
Ken Mihelich
Dan Mihelich
May 28
Mary Jaworski &
Laura Daley & 
Megan Millen
Diane DeVries

Nominate New Member

It is a privilege to be a Rotarian!
Lead the way--Invite a guest and/or
Nominate a new member today!
Someone thought enough of you to invite you into the Club.
Each of us is charged with doing the same!
It's easy and it is the privilege of EVERY current member.
Start with an invite as a guest to lunch. If interested,
the application for YOU to nominate a potential
Joliet Rotary Club member is available in the
DOWNLOAD FILES section of the e-Wheel newsletter
and the Joliet Rotary Club website at
All New Member applications go to:
Michelle Balog in person
or at

All Welcome to attend Board Meetings!

All Rotarians are invited to attend
the meetings of the Board of Directors.
These take place at:  Holiday Inn, Joliet.

TUESDAYS:  FEB 26; MAR 26; APR 30; MAY 28

Come see how your fellow members

manage the affairs of your Rotary Club.

Doing so counts toward your attendance.

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2018-2019 Club Grants for Membership Development

The District Board has grants to support membership development. Clubs may complete a form for a new member promotion, event, etc. and request up to $250 as a match for the cost of the activity.   Multiple Club events may request up to $500.  Steps:  1) complete the top half of this form and submit to Upon submission of the request you will be informed of your grant status. 2) then hold your event. 3) complete a report of your event, bottom half of form by June 1, 2019 and submit to
Grants will remain available until all available funds have been designated.

Club Grants for Membership Development

Yours in Rotary Service,
Pedro Cevallos-Candau
District Governor 2018-2019