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5.31.18 - Ben Wickstrom

May 31 @ 12:00 pm

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3.1.18 – SPOKES Notes

SPOKES Notes written by Shannon Kolarik

Welcome Governor Rick Snyder!

John Zwarensteyn greeted Governor Rick Snyder and led him through the crowd of applause commencing our meeting on Thursday. Renwick Brutus then took the podium to go over the 4-Way …

2.15.18 – SPOKES Notes

SPOKES Notes written by Roger Morgenstern

Meeting Review
• It was very clear that the Honorable David Murkowski, chief judge of the Kent County Probate Court, knows both his court’s colorful history as well as how today’s modern court …

2-22-18 SPOKES Notes

SPOKES Notes written by Paul Arnold

Four Interact Students from Grand Rapids Christian were introduced: Harold Gee, Anya Potter, Tim Van Beek and Mac Wyn.
Niel Marchand promoted the Service Above Self Award Dinner honoring Shelly Erwin.

Rotarian Chuck Stoddard, …

2.8.18 – SPOKES Notes

SPOKES Notes written by Roger Morgenstern

Meeting Review

  • Health care is certainly a hot topic for the Club! Extra tables were rolled in to accommodate 30 additional attendees for our Feb. 8 presentation by Tina Freese Decker, executive …

1.11.18- SPOKES Notes

SPOKES Notes written by Paul Arnold

Four new members were inducted into the club:
Terry (TJ) Cappon – Account Executive, Lighthouse Insurance Group, James Gill – President/CEO, Gerald R. Ford International Airport, Jennifer Deamud – COO/Associate State Director, Michigan Small …

Rotary International 2018 Rose Bowl Parade Float

Rotary won the Princess Award
Most beautiful float 35′ and under.
Rotary Rose Parade Float Committee, Inc.
Doing Good in the World

The following is  the explanation of the Rotary Float.   Rotary: “Planting the Seeds of Service.” At a glance, …

11.16.17 SPOKES Notes

SPOKES Notes written by Roger Morgenstern

On Nov. 16, we welcomed Dr. Peter Y. Hahn, chief medical officer at Metro Health, who has been intimately involved with Metro Health’s recent alliance with University of Michigan Health. He provided several key …

11.9.17 – SPOKES Notes

SPOKES Notes written by Teresa Schaal

  • President Renwick Brutus welcomed everyone and made announcements of upcoming events
  • Jason Webb led us in song
  • Kris Palosaari provided the invocation
  • Leslee Fritz introduced guests

11.02.17 – SPOKES Notes

SPOKES Notes written by Paul Arnold

The late afternoon gathering took place at the University Club with about 35-40 people attended. Chelsea Dubey presented the invocation and initiated a moment of silence for Lorna Powell. Others at the gathering contributed …

10.26.17 – SPOKES Notes

SPOKES Notes written by Tom Mathison

The Rotary Club of Downtown Grand Rapids gathered at noon at the University Club for its regular meeting. President Renwick Brutus called this meeting to order at noon by welcoming everyone and announcing the …

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