Upcoming Rotary Programs:..
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July 28 - Domestic Sexual Abuse
August 4 - Richard Hartmann, Burnett Co. Economic Development
August 11 - Atty, Todd Anderson, Estate Planning
August 18 - Club Assembly, Avenues of Service
August 25 - Grantsburg Police Chief Dan Wold
September 1- Rock Roesser, NW Regional Planning
September 8 - Field of Dreams baseball, Pete Johnson
September 15 - Burnett Dairy Cooperative
September 22 - Lynn Giles, PTSD
September 29 - Melissa Rapp, Community Referral Agency
October 6 - Tyler Myers, Grantsburg Performance & Fitness
October 13 - September-October Sudents of the Month
October 20 - Joe Cremin, Cinecermatolography
October 27 - Mike Amundson, GHS Atheletiic Director
November 3 - Warren White, Development of Frisbee Golf
If you have an idea for a program please contact Rotarian Lynn Carlson
Don't forget to read "The Rotarian" magazine each month
Shown above is Grantsburg Rotary President Steve Bont presenting the Teacher of the Year award to Barb Anderson (left). Helping hold the certificate in Elementary Principal Ibby Olson.
Barb Anderson named
"Teacher of the Year"
The Grantsburg Rotary Club honored Barb Anderson recently as the Club's Teacher of the Year. Barb has been a Little Pirates and Early Childhood teacher since 1998. She began her career in Rush City, MN. In addition to providing educational and other activities for the students she is a facilitator for her 4K team. She creates weekly agendas, leads book studies, and conducts a weekly meeting with her team. She is also a special education case manager and is a part of the Nelson School and Elementary School leadership team. She and her husband Dean have two sons: Brett and Luke.
Service Above Self Award
Becky Tessman (holding plaque) was awarded the Grantsburg Rotary Club's "Service Above Self Award" at the February 11 meeting. Becky has served as Food Service Director at Burnett Medical Center for many years. Shown presenting the award are Rotarians Gordy Lewis and Lynn Carlson along with Carol Ahlquist, director of BMC's Continuing Care Center.
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If you use Facebook you'll want to keep up with happenings of the Grantsburg Rotary Club on the new Facebook page. Go to "Grantsburg Rotary" and "like" the page. You will then be informed when any changes or additions are made. It's a good quick way to keep up with what's happening.
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Donation made to GRO
The Grantsburg Rotary Club made a $1,000 donation to the Grantsburg Revitalization Organization (GRO). Shown making the presentation to Nicki Peterson of the GRO is Rotary Treasurer Larry Stotz and Rotary Foundation Chair Greg Peer. The GRO has several projects underway including a splash pad at the Grantsburg Swimming Pool.
Students from Coast Rica visit Grantsburg Rotary
Again this year a group of students from Costa Rica are spending a week in Grantsburg attending classes at Grantsburg High School and partaking in something new for them: winter activities. They are enjoying snowmobiling, ice fishing, skating, and sliding along with just being outside enjoying the snow and cold. They visited the Grantsburg Rotary Club at the January 21 meeting.
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GHS students attend RYLA
Students of the Month
Two 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
Allan has been a member of the Grantsburg Rotary Club since 2014. Read more on the Rotary News page.
Steve Bont, President
Ted Knutson, Secretary
Larry Stotz, Treasurer
Roger Inouye, Past President
The Rotary Club of Grantsburg, Wisconsin, USA - District 5960 - PO Box 185, Grantsburg WI 54840