Birthdays & Anniversaries
Member Birthdays
Larry Johnson
January 11
Howard Ellison
January 12
Jeff Budz
January 17
Jacqueline McTee
January 18
Joe Hammer
January 25
Howard Hamilton
January 29
Join Date
Michelle Balog
January 19, 2009
9 years
Dolores Zemont
January 20, 2017
1 year
Porscha Johnson
January 20, 2017
1 year
John Greuling
January 21, 2004
14 years
Kathy Giegerich
January 21, 2004
14 years
Lauren Las
January 26, 2016
2 years
Jim Glasgow
January 27, 2015
3 years
Bradley McCann
January 28, 2013
5 years
Jan 23, 2018 12:15 PM
Learning to Ski in the Swiss Alps and other Adventures!
Jan 30, 2018 12:15 PM
Calling it like I see It, My Life as a Major League Umpire
Feb 06, 2018 12:15 PM
How to Nail the Interview: on both Sides of the Table
Feb 13, 2018 12:15 PM
St. Joseph's Medical Center
Feb 20, 2018 12:15 PM
Malawi Education and Water Initiative Project Update
Feb 27, 2018 12:15 PM
Meet some of our Newest Members: Red Badge Rotarian Day!
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Board Meeting
Joliet Twp. H.S. Administrative Center
Jan 30, 2018
7:30 AM – 9:00 AM
Board Meeting
Joliet Twp. H.S. Administrative Center
Feb 27, 2018
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.

2018:  Jan 30; Feb 27; Mar 27; Apr 24; May 29; and Jun 26th.

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

Regular Meeting Reminder- JAN
30, 2018

50/50 Raffle Tickets:   ED DOLLINGER & DAN MIHELICH
Pledge/Invocation:  JACKIE MCTEE
Menu:    SLICED BEEF WITH AU JUS; Warm rolls; Mac & Cheese; Cauliflower; Full Salad Bar & Dressings; Soup; Beverages & Desserts.
Sergeant-At-Arms:  SADDI PERZEE
Program:  Calling it like I see It, My Life as a Major League Umpire
Speaker:   Mark Carlson, Major League Umpire
Introduction:  Dan Malinowski


Global Grants Training & Development Seminar
WHEN:  Sat. Feb. 3, 9:00 a.m. until Noon.
WHERE:  Primera Engineers, 650 Warrenville Rd., Lisle, IL

Please contact us with any questions.

We also invite you to like us on Facebook at

Rachel Ossyra, District Grants Committee Chair,

Chuck Corrigan, District Rotary Foundation Chair,

Registration:  In advance on line at:  Global Grants Training & Development - 2/3/2018

Registrants and Fees:  No Fees.

Join us for an inspiring morning discussing Rotary Global Grants and how we can Make A Difference Together!


Upcoming Meeting Volunteers

In an effort to be FAIR TO ALL CONCERNED,
Greeters and 50/50 Ticket Sellers have been
Please seek substitute if you cannot honor your assignment.
50/50 TIX
Feb 06Lori Gehrke & Pete NicholsHoward Ellison & Ken MihelichDiane DeVriesAmanda Quinn
Feb 13Kathy Giegerich & Erin O'BrienVol needed & Jennifer MillsMark GriglionePhil Ferguson
Feb 20Jim Glasgow & Vol neededBob Filotto & Bret MitchellArvid JohnsonJeff Budz
Feb 27Marc Gorsch & Ann O'NeillGary Fuqua & Judy MitchellMarc GorschLauren Las
Mar 06John Greuling & Pete Paros
Bro. James Gaffney &
Kristi Mulvey
Greg Peerbolte
Barry Kolanowski
Mar 13
Mark Griglione &
Greg Peerbolte
Art Galli & Mike MurrayRobert Erickson
Gloria Dollinger
Mar 20Diane Habiger & Greg PeylaPaul Gantzert & David NelsonKen MihelichVOL NEEDED
Mar 27Howard Hamilton & Tom PhelanLori Gehrke & Pete NicholsDiane CepelaVOL NEEDED
Apr 03Joe Hammer & Jeff PiersonKathy Giegerich & Erin O'BrienTroy CiceroVOL NEEDED
Apr 10Pam Heavens & Laurie RamboJim Glasgow & VOL NEEDEDSandi PerzeeVOL NEEDED
Apr 17Larry Hemdal & Sharie ReardonMarc Gorsch & Ann O'NeillDiane HabigerVOL NEEDED
Apr 24Brian Hopkins & Mike RittofJohn Greuling & Pete ParosDan AdlerVOL NEEDED
Rotary District News


  • Polio - Iron Lung: the district is a sponsor for an Iron Lung, purchased by District 6440.  It will be available for outdoor "Rotary Days" and events.  Click here to read about.
Yours in Rotary Service,
Scott McAdam
District Governor 2017-2018

Nominate New Member

What a privilege it is 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 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
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: