Brookline, Massachusetts


Speaker Date Topic
John Dempsey Feb 07, 2019
A Visit with Lincoln

John Dempsey is former principal of the Devotion School and past Dancer with Danicng witht he Brookline Stars.  

John Bach Feb 21, 2019
"Peacemaking and Jail Breaks: Liberation in Captivity.”

The week of 2/17/19 is the anniversary of the founding of Rotary.  In honor of that anniversary, Brookline Rotary is hosting a special Peace Speaker.  John Bach is the Quaker Chaplain at Harvard University.  He spent 3 years in federal prison as a war resister during the American war in Vietnam, and has tried to remain faithful to that trajectory.  If attending, please RSVP to

Dr. Cara Tobin Mar 21, 2019
Dealing with water scarcity in the Arab States: Best practices and lessons learned in the field

Dr. Tobin is a water resources engineer who has worked with the United Nations securing millions of dollars in public funds for water projects addressing climate change and water scarcity in Africa, Central Asia and the Caribbean.