Brookline, Massachusetts

Brookline Rotary Weekly Newsletter May 1, 2017

President's Elmon Hendrickson's Message
Please remember we have one regular meeting this week, Thursday, May 4, 2017 at 12:15 PMBrookline American Legion/VFW Post
Club Med Raffle - Brookline Rotary is selling raffle tickets for a Club Med getaway.  Tickets are $20.  Please let me know if you are interested in purchasing a ticket.
Our Guest Speaker on May 19, 2017 at Brookline Rotary meeting will be Alexandra Dobell, The Borgen Project: Poverty and Hunger
There will be a Rotary Leadership Institute on Saturday, May 6, 2017 7:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. The fee is $90.  If interested, please contact me for more information.  Thank you. 
The Honorable Nancy Gertner & John Reinstein invite you to an evening remembering President John F. Kenndy, with Special Guest Stephen Kennedy Smith, author of JFK: A Vision for America, Thursday, May 18, 2017, 6—8pm
Meet & Greet Rotarians from Districts 7910 & 7930 who are attending 2017 International Conference at Hilton Garden in Waltham on Tuesday, May 23rd from 5:30 - 7:30 p.m.  If you would like additional information, please let me know.  Thank you.
Join District 7910 for its Million Dollar Journey Dinner, a gala event in honor of the centennial of The Rotary Foundation, on Thursday, May 25 from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. at Mechanics Hall in Worcester. The cost of the Million Dollar Journey Dinner, which is open to both Rotarians and non-Rotarians, is $75 per person, and includes dinner.
Rotary International President Elect Ian Riseley to address 2017 World Affairs Seminar - "Education & Social Justice:  Shaping the World You Will Inherit", Monday - June 26, 2017 at Carroll University.  All members are invited to attend.
Save the Date - Club Installation Celebration for Karin Gaffney as Rotary District 7910 2017-2018 District Governor and Mary Garcia, President of Rotary Club of Nashoba, will be held Saturday. July 15, 2017 5:30 p.m., Littleton, MA. 
Please remember to bring your food donations to the Post.
Upcoming Meetings
The next meetings will be on Thursday May 11, 2017 at 7:00 AM 12:15 PM Brookline American Legion/VFW Post

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 “Friendship is a natural and willing servant....There is no reason...why the great power of friendship should not be harnessed to do its part in the world’s work.”
        — Report of the President, 1912 Rotary Convention, Duluth, Minnesota, USA
My next newsletter will be coming out on May 8, 2017.  If you want to submit any items, please be sure to give them to me by Sunday, May 7, 2017
Elmon Hendrickson
2016-2017 President