Upcoming Speakers
Beth Amelon
Oct 22, 2021 12:00 PM
Boys and Girls Club
Silvia Wells
Oct 29, 2021 12:00 PM
The culture, customs, and celebration meanings of the Day of the Dead
Gaelle Doucet, Ph.D. Director, Brain Architecture
Nov 05, 2021 12:00 PM
Advances in Neuroscience
Past Speakers
Damon Benning-At Cunningham's- 10904 W Dodge Rd
Oct 15, 2021 12:00 PM
My Husker Experience
Upcoming Events
Club President
Club President-elect
Immediate Past Club President
Club Executive Secretary/Director
Club Secretary
Club Treasurer
Club Foundation Chair - TRF
Club Membership Chair
Club Polio Chair
Club Public Image
Club Foundation Chair - Club Foundation
Club Information
Welcome to Omaha West Rotary! 
Omaha West

Service Above Self

We meet In Person
Fridays at 12:00 PM
Embassy La Vista Conference Ctr.
12520 Westport Pkwy
Omaha, NE 68128
United States of America
Home Page Stories
Damon Benning 
"My Husker Experience" 
Meeting will be held at Cunningham's
10904 W. Dodge St. 
Chair of the Day: Dan Lassek 
Invocator: Stacy Auman 
Greeter:  Vanessa Auman 
Cashier: Bonnie Gill 
Sgt. At Arms: Warren Whitted III 
Thank you to Mark Ellsworth and the Membership Committee for hosting a fabulous event for us last week.  We look forward to many of those guests joining us as members! 
Congratulations and thank you to Yolanda Hoffman and John Morey who received their Paul Harris+4 recognition from Rotary Foundation Committee Chair, Martie Cordaro, last week for their donations of $5000.  The Intl. Rotary Foundation supports projects around the world (and here locally) to eradicate disease, promote literacy, peace, and economic security.
Congratulations to Jill Slupe (3 years), Rodge Bickerstaff (14), and Dick Lerner (27) who were recognized by Engagement Chair John Mlarnik last week for their years of perfect attendance.
Please save the date for our October event.  October 13th at Bel Air Fashions hosted by Dick Lerner 
Invite a prospective member to get to know us!

Community Service Opportunities for Omaha West Rotarians: Oct/Nov

It’s time to restock the Little Libraries! Please help out with this project on Sat. Oct. 23 from 9-noonish). We will meet at Bonnie Gill’s on 88th and Harney, pick up books and maps of the Library locations. We will work in pairs. Please sign up at this week’s meeting or by emailing Kathy Wawers at kwawers@gmail.com
Ollie Webb has asked for Omaha West Rotary’s help with their Art of Imagination Fall Program Play. Our Grants Committee recently received a grant for this production. Ollie Web is a nonprofit organization that enriches the lives of children, adolescents and adults with developmental disabilities and their families through support, programs and advocacy. We can help at their play performances Nov. 4-7. Volunteers are needed to take tickets, pass out programs and tend bar at the wine and cheese post party. Please sign up at this week’s meeting or by emailing Kathy Wawers at kwawers@gmail.com
Thank you to Matt Merwald and Warren Whitted III of Mutual of Omaha 
for sponsoring our meetings for the month of October! 
 If you would like to sponsor a month and be featured on our website, newsletter, and at weekly meetings, please contact Jennifer.

Rotary is a worldwide organization of more than 1.2 million business, professional and community leaders.  Members of Rotary clubs provide humanitarian service, encourage high ethical standards in all vocations, and help build goodwill and peace in the world.  There are more than 34,000 Rotary clubs located in more than  212 countries and geographical areas.  Clubs are nonpolitical, nonreligious, and open to all cultures, races, and creeds. As signified by the motto Service Above Self, Rotary's main objective is service - in the community, in the workplace and throughout the world.

Keep engaged and entertained while attending Rotary Club meetings from around the Metro/District online or in-person. 
Monday:  Millard at Noon - in person, no reservations required at the German American Society 
Tuesday:  Omaha Morning at 7:00 at Happy Hollow- hybrid meetings. Click here to register. 
                  NW Rotary at noon- at La Casa Pizzaria West. 
                  Lincoln 14,  at Noon at Embassy Suites in Lincoln/also hybrid 
Wednesday: Omaha Downtown at Noon resuming hybrid meetings.  Click here to register.
Thursday:  Omaha Suburban at noon:  in person, German American Society for July/August 2021