Birthdays & Anniversaries
Member Birthdays
Art Galli
March 3
Carolyn Roofener
March 8
Sharon Reardon
March 10
Jeffrey Pierson
March 12
Kenneth Mihelich
March 13
Jane Condon
March 18
George Buck
March 21
Miriam Merrill
March 23
Join Date
Michael Trafton
March 1, 2016
1 year
Art Galli
March 2, 1999
18 years
Diane Habiger
March 2, 1999
18 years
Lisa Morel Las
March 2, 1993
24 years
Peter Nichols
March 5, 1968
49 years
William Lauer
March 12, 1964
53 years
Benjamin Stortz
March 17, 2009
8 years
Kathleen Zydek
March 17, 2009
8 years
Laurie Rambo
March 17, 2009
8 years
Jen Howard
March 18, 2013
4 years
Damon Sloan
March 20, 2012
5 years
John Rossi
March 31, 2015
2 years
Mar 14, 2017
Scott Slocum Digs into Local Politics
Mar 28, 2017
The music of the Blues: A discussion and performance of the Blues
Apr 18, 2017
Illinois State Senate Report
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Upcoming Events
Joliet Rotary Club Youth Leadership Conference
Victorian Ballroom at the Jacob Henry Mansion Estate
Mar 21, 2017
12:15 PM – 1:15 PM
Joliet Rotary Board Meeting: March
Lincolnshire Business Center
Mar 28, 2017
7:30 AM – 9:00 AM
Joliet Rotary Board Meeting: April
Lincolnshire Business Center
Apr 25, 2017
7:30 AM – 9:00 AM
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ROTARY Does Dictionary Day!
Wednesday March 8, 2017 was Rotary Dictionary day in Joliet. All fourth graders were presented with hard copy dictionaries with the 4-way test printed inside. Many thanks to coordinating volunteer Rotarian Dan Mihelich and all the 2017 Rotary School Dictionary Project volunteers. 

Meeting Reminder - March 14, 2017

PROGRAM:   Scott Slocum Digs into Local Politics
SPEAKER:   Scott Slocum, Program Director at WJOL AM 1340 Radio
INTRODUCTION:  Dan Malinowski


50/50 RAFFLE:  Jane Condon & Cheryl McCarthy

GREETERS:  Paul Gantzert & Porscha Johnson
MENU:   Chicken Alfredo; Penne Pasta; Broccoli; Warm Rolls; Butter; Soup of the Day; Full Salad Bar & Dressings; Assorted Beverages;
NEXT WEEK, March 21:  MEETING LOCATION CHANGE!!  Jacob Henry Mansion, 20 S. Eastern Ave., Joliet, IL 60432

Upcoming Meeting Volunteers

For those of you willing to serve, please contact President Dan or any member of the Board.
50/50 TIX
Mar 21
at Jacob Henry Mansion
Larry Johnson & Ines Kutlesa
Mike Trafton & Bob Filotto
Bruce Konzelman
Tim Brophy
Mar 28
Bob Filotto &  ?
Carolyn Roofener & Mark Inserra
Sue Bebar
Vol needed
Apr 04
Pete Nichols & ?
Brian Hopkins &  ?
Jen Howard
Theresa Rouse
Apr 11
Joe Hammer & Kristi Mulvey
Lisa Las
Brian Benton
Apr 18
Bob Kase
Duffy Blackburn
Apr 25
Brad McCann & ?
Damon Sloan
Vol needed
May 02
 Jeff Tyner
Jeff Budz
May 09
Todd Kochl
Vol needed
May 16
Jane Hopkins
Mark Griglione
May 23
Sue Bebar
Howard Hamilton
May 30     Barry Kolanwoski  
Jun 6     Jackie McTee  
Jun 13     Jeff Pierson  
Jun 20     Judy Mitchell  
Jun 27     Bob Filotto  

News From District 6450

  • The District Conference Is Coming:   Any and All Rotarians are welcome to attend! Your District Conference Committee is working to make sure that this year's event is great!  You will not want to miss participating in all or part of the weekend's events--so sign up now!.  Hotel rooms are going to be limited! If you are going to stay with us at the Oak Brook Hills Hotel on May 5, 6 and 7, be sure to make your hotel reservation too.  Click here. District Conference 2017
  • Give the World Peace Conference a Try:  The Annual World Peace Conference will be held in Ann Arbor, Michigan from March 30 through April 1.  This is a special opportunity to attend because it is so close to home.  Click here to learn more and register.

Nominate a New Member

What a privilege it is to belong
Your Club needs your leadership!
Invite a qualified guest
Nominate a new member today
Lead the way!
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

Board Meeting Dates

All Rotarians are invited to attend the meetings of the Board of Directors. And doing so counts as a meeting make-up!
These take place at Lincolnshire Business Center, 1000 Essington Rd., Joliet on the last Tuesday of each month. Meeting begins at 7:30 a.m. on the following 2017 dates:
Mar. 28th
Apr. 25th
May 30th
Jun. 27th
Come see how your fellow members manage the affairs of your Rotary Club. Doing so counts toward your attendance stats.