Speaker Date Topic
Karen Clark Jan 16, 2018 7:30 AM
Agricultural Food Justice

Karen Clark is the Executive Director of the Women's Environmental Institute dedicated to food and agricultural justice.

The Women’s Environmental Institute (WEI) is an environmental research, renewal and retreat center designed to create and share knowledge about environmental issues and policies relevant to women, children and identified communities affected by environmental injustice; to promote agricultural justice, organic and sustainable agriculture and ecological awareness; and to support activism that influences public policy and promotes social change.


Jeanne Reeve Jan 23, 2018
Cranes of Hope
Cranes of Hope

Jeanne Reeve, founder of Cranes of Hope, will talk about this art-driven project to give encouragement to people in crisis, particularly people with cancer. https://cranesofhope.wordpress.com/


Rotary on the Road to Third Place Gallery Jan 30, 2018 5:30 PM
Wing Young Huie and Third Place Gallery

Award-winning photographer Wing Young Huie will welcome us to his Third Place Gallery to learn more about his art, his mission and passion for ping pong.

This is an EVENING MEETING from 5:30 to 6:30 pm at Third Place Gallery, 3730 Chicago Ave. S


Fred Herron Feb 06, 2018
Club Action Meeting: Fundraising
Lynette Reini-Grandell Feb 13, 2018
How To Love Poetry

Rotarian Lynette Reini-Grandell is not just an English professor -- she is an award-winning poet.

Lynette is the author of Approaching the Gate (Holy Cow! Press, 2014), which won the 2015 Northeastern Minnesota Book Award for Poetry.  Her poem "Radio Girls" appears in the anthology It's Animal but Merciful and was nominated for a 2012 Pushcart Prize.  Other work has appeared in Alligator Juniper, The Understanding between Foxes and LightMNArtists.org, Poetry MotelRevolver, Poetry City U.S.A., Evergreen Chronicles and Seminary Ridge Review, among others.  She has received grants for her work from the Finlandia Foundation (2013) and the Minnesota State Arts Board (2011).  Based in Minneapolis, she reads regularly with the Bosso Poetry Company and performs with the jazz/poetry collective Sonoglyph.  




TBD Feb 20, 2018
EVENING MEETING/ Rotary on the Road Feb 27, 2018
TBD Mar 06, 2018
Club Action Meeting
EVENING MEETING/ Rotary on the Road Mar 27, 2018
TBD Apr 03, 2018
Club Action Meeting
EVENING MEETING/ Rotary on the Road Apr 24, 2018
TBD May 08, 2018
Club Action Meeting
EVENING MEETING/ Rotary on the Road May 29, 2018
TBD Jun 05, 2018
Club Action Meeting
EVENING MEETING/ Rotary on the Road Jun 26, 2018