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Come one come all to Fall Training  

When: October 25th from 9am-12:30pm

Where: Doubletree Hotel, 1909 Spring Rd, Oak Brook  

Who: any and all Rotarians

Why: learn more about Rotary strategies and best practices and ramp up your leadership and public speaking skills


There will be a plenary session with lots of great content for everyone - My Rotary, how we communicate, District Conference, Paul Harris Home, leadership development, youth exchange and more.


Presidents-elect will meet with District Governor Elect Osei during a breakout session, we will have ongoing Secretary/Treasurer training and we would like the Rotaract/Interact/EarlyAct liaisons to meet each other and share ideas.  The rest of the breakouts are geared toward all Rotarians.  


Share Membership strategies and best practices, work on your club identity, learn more about Rotary history and structure, start collaborating on community and international projects, and hone your public speaking, conflict management and mentoring skills.  


There’s lots to learn and do so join us for Fall Training.


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Wednesday, august 27

Cosmopolitan Night, August 27

Parthenon Restaurant in Greek Town, Free Valet Parking
Wednesday evening, 6:30 - 7:30 program; no cost, cash bar.  Social to follow.

Cosmopolitan Night: Matt Link, Global Youth Leadership Institute - 8/27/2014  

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 Annual Rotary Sailing Reception, September 4

Columbia Yacht Club
Come on out Thursday, September 4th for the annual and FUN Sailing Reception.  6:00 - 7:30 Reception; 7:30 Sail (optional).  $35 per person (Rotary Easy Pay, $5 for member, $35 for guest).  Rotary Sailing Reception - 9/4/2014       


Rotary Planning Session, September 6

Union League Club
An input session is being held on Saturday, September 6 on Rotary's goals and objectives.  All Welcome. Please register in advance:  Rotary Planning Session - 9/6/2014

Member Orientation - Learn about Rotary and the Club, September 9, 5:30 to 7:30
Offices of Pedro Cevallos-Candau
Membership Committee is sponsoring a learning/orientation session for new members (all welcome).  Please register in advance.
Online: New Member Orientation - 9/9/2014
Email: RSVP@RotaryOne.Club  
Cosmopolitan Night - Fundraiser for STEM at the Adler (rescheduled to October 7)
Adler Planetarium
Proceeds to benefit the Adler STEM Scholarship program.
Online: Cosmopolitan Night - Adler Planetarium - 10/7/2014
Email: RSVP@RotaryOne.Club
Second, Third and Fourth Tuesdays, 12:10 to 1:30 PM
Union League Club   65 West Jackson Blvd. Chicago, IL 60604

Dress Code: Business or Business Casual
Luncheons are $35.00 per person

First Tuesday and Fourth Wednesday Evenings, 6:00 PM
6:00 PM Social (Cash Bar)
6:30-7:30 PM Meeting (No Charge)
Most Fridays at Noon at the Union League Club 
Social/Networking with Rotarians and Friends

Second Wednesday Evening, 5:30 PM
Various venues around the city, see calendar.
 Luncheon Reservations must be received by 3:00 each Monday
Online - Click on Meeting Date.
Luncheon reservations via voicemail: (312) 857-3161

Rotary Club of Chicago
Founded 1905
65 West Jackson Blvd.    Chicago, IL 60604  USA
Virtual Office: (3 1 2) 3 7 2 - 3 9 0 0 (not located at ULC)

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Rotary Club of Chicago

65 West Jackson Blvd. Chicago, IL 60604

Virtual Office

A Virtual Office - Please leave your number and reason for the call.
Luncheon Reservation & Voice-mail: (312) 857-3161
Rotary Cell Phone: (312) 372-3900

Email: Office@RotaryOne.Club

Pedro Cevallos, club president

David Phelps, chief administrative officer

Moya Belcaster, accounting, senior financial consultant

Nancy Phelps, member services

Member Weekly Meeting Assignments
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Rotary was founded on February 23, 1905.  Leaders of the Rotary Club of Chicago went on to establish Rotary International in 1910. 

Club Leadership

2014-2015 Board of Directors and Committee Chairs (co-Chairs)

Pedro Cevallos, president
Jodi Santeford, secretary
Matt McNulty, treasurer 
Cheryl McIntyre, president elect

Paul McConville, president nominee

Khaled Akkawi, fellowship
Vanessa Allmon, director
Eric Cempel, director & grants co-chair
Conor Gee, public relations & membership

Gus R. Noble, director
Pancho Nunez, director
Marshall Schmitt, service director
Mike Faris, nominating chair
Don Garner, program chair
Peter Schmitz, community co-chair
Kevin Swan, international chair
Phil Zaczek, community co-chair


Foundation Board of Trustees


Arol Augsburger, chair

Andrea Luehmann, vice chair

Jim Buik, treasurer

Gail Anderson, secretary

Robert Knuepfer

Paul McConville
Cheryl McIntrye
Ted Nebel
Mohan Rao

Meeting Times and Locations

Weekly Meetings

Tuesdays, 12:00 to 1:30 PM

*Note: The first Tuesday of each month is Rotary After Work at 5:30 and may be at other venues.


Union League Club

65 West Jackson Blvd. Chicago, IL 60604

Dress Code:

Business or Business Casual

Luncheons and Rotary After Work are $35.00 per person

Reservations, please make a reservation by 3:00 each Monday

Online - Click on meeting date.

Email: RSVP@RotaryOne.Club

Luncheon Reservations on voicemail: (312) 857-3161

Second and Fourth Wednesday Evenings
6:00 PM Social (Cash Bar)
6:30 - 7:30 PM Meeting (No Charge)

O'Brien's Restaurant - 1528 N. Wells Street, Chicago, IL

Online reservation - please see Event Calendar.

Chicago Expansion Clubs


Rotary Club of Chicago Financial District  

Thursday 12:15 p.m.,

Union League Club

65 West Jackson Blvd  

Reservations for Lunch, please e-mail:

Rotary Club of Chicago Near South

- Wednesday 12:15 p.m.
 IIT Campus 3201 S State St

Rotary Club of Chicago Lakeview

- Thursday 12:15 p.m.
 2960 N. Lake Shore Dr

Rotary Club of Chicago Far North

- Tuesday 7:15 a.m.
 5333 N. Sheridan

Rotary Club of Chicago Northwest

- Thursday 7:15 p.m.
 3210 W. Irving Park Rd

Rotary Club of Chicago Southeast

- Thursday 6:15 p.m.

 7801 South State Street 

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