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January 11
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January 17
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January 18
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January 25
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January 29
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Michelle Balog
January 19, 2009
10 years
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January 20, 2017
2 years
John Greuling
January 21, 2004
15 years
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January 21, 2004
15 years
Lauren Las
January 26, 2016
3 years
Jim Glasgow
January 27, 2015
4 years
Bradley McCann
January 28, 2013
6 years
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Jan 22, 2019
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Jan 29, 2019
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Feb 05, 2019
Joliet Alternative Water Study
Feb 12, 2019
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Holiday Inn, (I-80 & Houbolt)

1471 Rock Creek Blvd., Joliet                    

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

Meeting Reminder JAN 22, 2019

Greeters:  Phil Ferguson
& Tom Phelan
50/50 Raffle:   Todd Koehl
& Nick Weis
Pledge/Invocation:  Phil Ferguson
Menu:   Mostaccioli &
Green Beans
Sergeant-At-Arms:  Todd Koehl
Program:  Joliet Police Citizen's
Speakers:  Officer Rob Hall
Introduction:  Bob Filotto

Upcoming Meeting Volunteers

Please seek substitute if you cannot
honor your assignment.
50/50 TIX
Phil Ferguson &
Tom Phelan
Todd Koehl &
Nick Weis
Phil FergusonTodd Koehl
JAN 29
Bob Filotto &
Amanda Quinn
Barry Kolanowski & Dolores ZemontJames Watts
Tricia Simpson
FEB 05
Gary Fuqua &
Mike Rittof
Bruce Konzelman & Kathleen ZydekDan KuskaDiane DeVries
FEB 12
Art Galli &
Graham Rogers
Dan Adler & 
Dan Kuska
Kristi MulveyMark Griglione
FEB 19
Paul Gantzert &
John Rossi
Michelle Balog & 
Ines Kutlesa
Mark GriglioneJeff Budz
FEB 26
Kathy Giegerich &
Theresa Rouse
Susan Bebar &
Lauren Las
Nick WeisJulie Wilkinson
MAR 05
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

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.


    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.

Rotary District News


See all the District events at the following link:




Chuck Corrigan, District Governor Nominee, is chairing the Board Nominating Committee. There are two at-large Board positions that need to be filled for 2019-20. Both positions are for two-year terms. Rotarians may serve two consecutive terms as at-large Directors.

Members interested in being an at-large director on the district board can download and complete the application below and submit to Chuck for the committee's consideration. 

Deadline to apply: February 20, 2019

All candidates must be Rotarians in good standing with their Clubs.
Desired qualifications include leadership experience, strong belief in Rotary, and willingness to share ideas and time to assist building vibrant Rotary Clubs in our District.

The committee may interview the candidates in person or by phone.

If interested in serving Rotary as an at-large Board member, please complete this application and return to Chuck Corrigan by February 20, 2019.

The names of the candidates selected by the Committee will be presented to the Board for approval at the March Board meeting.

Board of Directors Application 2019-20

The application form is a fillable pdf document. If you have any questions or any issues with opening or completing the document, please contact Chuck:
cell: 630.853.9461


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