Coming up this Week  4/30/21
Renee Black
planit, inc.
"The Return of Large Events" 
Chair of the Day: Michelle Schrage 
Invocator: Vanessa Essono 
In-Person Greeter: Jill Slupe
Zoom Greeter: Volunteer needed 
Cashier: Zane Parkhurst 
Walk in to Rotary 
You can now walk-in to the meeting and pay. No pre-registration required.  Thank you to our volunteer cashiers! 
Menu is:  salad, apricot chicken with herb roasted potatoes, vegetable medley, and dessert
Sign up for Meal Packaging
Saturday, May 8th from 8am-1145. Friends and Family Welcome.  3 shift. The Family Room at 8333 Fort St. To benefit the Food Bank of the Heartland. 
Greeters/Invocators needed 
We are need of volunteers to invocate (can be on Zoom or in-person) and greet members (online and in-person) for each week's meeting.  Please consider volunteering for a date. Thank you.  
CLICK HERE to sign up. 
Save the Date! 
for our next Family of Rotary event on May 19th at Big Canvas Improv (3624 Farnam St.) Cost is $10 (pay that night) with half going to our local West Rotary Fd. and the other half to Big Canvas.  7pm. 
New Member Proposal
Name:  Courtney Frerichs
Classification: Mental Health
Company: Envision Counseling Center
Proposer: Yolanda Hoffman 
 Any objection to this proposal must be in writing to the Board of Directors at within one week. 
 Meeting Sponsor
Thank you to the Omaha Storm Chasers and Union Omaha for sponsoring our meetings for the month of April.  If you would like to sponsor a month and be featured on our website, newsletter, and at weekly meetings, please contact Jennifer.
Rotary Youth Leadership Awards (RYLA)
All Rotarians are invited to join in RYLA, Saturday mornings from 9am to noon on May 1 -June 12, 2021.  You MUST register at by April 23 to receive a link for any/all mornings.  Pre-registration is important.  It's ok if you cannot make it, yet it is easier for the committee to plan if you pre-register now.
Follow us on Instagram at #RYLA5650
The full syllabus is on the website.
Calendar dates:
April 12-23 - take your Top 5 Strengths Assessment if you wish to join the May 1 RYLA "Unpacking your Top 5 Strengths" presentation.
Until April 23 - RSVP to attend any RYLA class discussion or presentation.
May 1, 9:00 am - noon - RYLA kick-off and "Unpacking Your Top 5 Strengths" presentation.
May 2 - 8, TBD Miss Representation Evening Watch Party
May 8  - 10:30 am Discuss Miss Representation
May 9 - 14, TBD The Mask You Wear Evening Watch Party
May 15 – 10:30 am Discuss The Mask You Wear
May 22 –  10:30am - Extreme Event Activity, need ten volunteers, please inquire.
May 29 – 9:00 am - noon, Leadership and Ethics (Interactive session led by the Business Ethics Alliance)
June 5 – Guest Speakers
            10:00 am - From Israel, Interactor Ofek Nuriel, Hear My Story Project
            10:40am - From Chile, Rotaractor Ignacio Gonzales, My Rise in Rotary
Contact Lori Benton for more info,
How to Join Us on Zoom
The Zoom link remains the same each week.  Please plan to join us this Friday at noon for our regular meeting.  Please make sure your name is on your Zoom profile so we can let you in the meeting.  We are no longer recording meetings nor streaming to Facebook. 
 There are 3 ways to participate:
Visit Other Clubs 
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- virtual only.  Click here to read more on website. 
                  Lincoln 14,  at Noon  on Facebook live:
Wednesday: Omaha Downtown at Noon resuming hybrid meetings.  Click here to register.
Thursday:  Omaha Suburban at noon:  in person, no reservations required at Anthony's. 
May 07, 2021 12:00 PM
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Upcoming Events
May 01, 2021
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Sr. Recognition Day
May 07, 2021
12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
Meal Packaging
Family Room Church
May 08, 2021
8:00 AM – 11:45 AM
May 08, 2021
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Board Meeting
May 12, 2021
12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
May 15, 2021
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Big Canvas Improv Night
May 19, 2021
7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
May 22, 2021
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
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Interested in being a sponsor?
Download the website sponsorship guide
Russell Hampton
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Member Birthdays
Richard Diamond
April 7
Martie Cordaro
April 8
Rodge Bickerstaff
April 11
Ron Niederhaus
April 17
Gordon Sepich
April 20
Yolanda Hoffman
April 23
Laura Thomas
April 30