Masks are optional, recommended if not vaccinated..
July 20 - Eric Satterlund, Whitseidewalls, music career
July 27 - Sheriff Tracy Finch
August 3 - Wayne Norling, birds of the area; senior citizen
pontoon ride at Big Wood Lake
August 10 - Laura Neve, ADRC
August 17 - County Administrator Nate Ehalt
If you have an idea for a future program please contact
Rotarians Lynn Carlson or Gary Nelson
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Service Above Self Essay Winner
GHS graduating senior Jayden Watt won the Grantsburg Rotary Club $1,000 scholarship for her Service Above Self essay. She was one of the honored Students of the Month. Each competed in the essay contest with Rotarians judging the anonymous essays. All Students of the Month received a $100 award.
Service Above Self Award
Patricia Graves (holding certificate) was awarded the Grantsburg Rotary Club's "Service Above Self Award" at the September 1 meeting. She has worked as a Certified Nursing Asssistant at the Burnett Medical Center Continuing Care Center for 16-1/2 years. She serves on the CCC's Quality Assurance Committee and received a state honor as a CNA. CCC Director Carol Ahlquist (left) said Patricia exemplifies respect and kindness towards residents and serves with integrity. Also show in Grantsburg Rotary President Lynn Carlson.
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Tree planted in honor and memory
of Merlin Johnson
District Governor Ed Marek and Past District Governor Claire Lillis joined Grantsburg Rotarians in planting a maple tree in memory and honor of long-time Rotarian Merlin Johnson. The tree was planted at Riverside Cemetery in Grantsburg. Merlin was a 58-year member of the club and served many years as club secretary. Shown in the photo are (l-r): Claire Lillis, Ed Marek, Stan Peer, Betty Peer, Dave Huff, Justin Gross, Allan Johnson Lynn Carlson, Myron Carlson and Gordy Lewis.
Area Rotarians donate AEDs
The Grantsburg Rotary Club joined with the Siren-Webster Rotary Club to donate three AEDs (automated external defibrillators) to the Burnett County Sheriff's Department for use in squad cars. The clubs are in further discussion to raise funds the put an AED unit in the remaining eight squad cars. Members of the three clubs are shown presenting the AEDs to Sheriff Tracy Finch (back row fourth from left)..
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GHS students attend RYLA
Students of the Month
These GHS seniors have been named as Grantsburg Rotary's Students of the Month. Read more about the honored students on the Rotary News page.
Rotarian of the Month
Dr. Steve Bont
Steve has been a member of the Grantsburg Rotary Club since 2016. Read more on the Rotary News page.
Justin Gross, President
Ted Knutson, Secretary
Larry Stotz, Treasurer
Justin Gross, President
Lynn Carlson, Past President
The Rotary Club of Grantsburg, Wisconsin, USA - District 5960 - PO Box 185, Grantsburg WI 54840