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Welcome to our Club!
La Crosse East
Service Above Self
We meet Mondays at 12:00 PM
Piggy's Restaurant Upstairs
501 Front St. S.
La Crosse, WI  54601
United States
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Stories
February Programs
February Programs
 
February 5
Patt Boge, Community Relations Coordinator
La Crosse Public Library
 
February 12
NO MEETING
Join us for the Club Social Thursday, February 15
 
February 19
Alex Riley
Classification Speech
 
February 26
Ann Kappauf, Executive Director
New Horizons
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Club Service Assignments
Program Chairs
 
Attention Program Chairs!
Please email a copy of the speaker's presentation to Spencer Niebur prior to the meeting. This will help eliminate any last minute technology issues. Thanks!
 
February
Mary Thompson
 
March
Rita Gasterland
 
April
James Strack
 
May
Jessie Storandt
 
June
Karla Stanek
 
Rotorooter
 
February
Jessie Storandt
 
March
James Strack
 
April
Jodi Ehrenberger
 
May
Tom Weber
 
June
Catherine Lavallée-Welch
 
Club Response
 
February
5 - Kimberly Johnson
12 - No Meeting
19 - Jahnna Johnston
26 - Erica Knerzer
 
March
5 - Bill La Rue
12 - Jason Larsen
19 - Catherine Lavallée-Welch
26 - Jonathan McKenzie
 
April
2 - Tom Mickelson
9 - Kathi Millard
16 - Terry Miller
23 - No Meeting
30 - Rebecca Naugler
 
May
7 - Wayne Oliver
14 - Natalie Olsen
21 - Sheri Ross
28 - Tim Schadeberg
 
June
4 - Jeff Sexauer
11 - Walt Smanski
18 - Karla Stanek
25 - Pat Stephens
 
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What's Cookin' with Lobsterfest?
Sponsorship Opportunities!
 
Did your company sponsor Lobsterfest last year? Do you know someone that would be interested in sponsoring this year?
 
Many sponsorship opportunities are available, ranging from $250 to $4,000.
Depending on their level, sponsors receive:
* Tickets to Lobsterfest
* Recognition on event banners
* Company logo on event posters
*Sponsorship mentions during the event
 
We are activley seeking sponsorships NOW and we need YOUR help. Please see Spencer for more information.
 
St. Patrick's Day Parade
 
 
Join us in promoting Lobsterfest in the St. Patrick's Day Parade!
 
We'll gather Friday night, March 16 at Spencer Niebur's house to prep the float, then meet at 11 am Saturday, March 17 for the parade step-off. Come for one or both events!
 
What you need to know:
- The parade is 10 blocks long
- We go, rain, shine or snow
- We'll hand out save the date cards and candy
- Sign up sheets for both events (float-building and parade) will be circulated at Monday meetings
- Bring your spouse/partner/kids - it's a great family event
- It's a really fun time!
 
VOLUNTEERS NEEDED!
 
 
Volunteers are needed Thursday, Friday and Saturday, June 14 - 16, to assist with set up, the big event, and clean up.
Please mark your calendars and begin thinking about how YOU can contribute!
Family members and friends are encouraged to attend.
 
There's something for everyone! Volunteers are needed for:
 
- Set up/decoration
- Food prep
- Ticket Sales
- Greeters
- Food line workers
- Lobster boilers
- Cracking lobster tails
- Wristbanding
- Lobster costume
- Photographer
 - Beverage servers
- Bussers
- Runners
- Floaters
- Clean up
 
Please think about how you'd like to contribute! Volunteer sign up sheets will be circulated.
Contact Natalie or Spencer with questions.
 
Thank you!
 
BBBB Chili Slam 2018
 
Wayne's lobster chili was a huge hit at the Beer By Bike Brigade's Chili Slam January 13.
We had a great time promoting Lobsterfest and serving up chili for a great cause!
 
 
 
 
 
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Mark Your Calendar
Mark Your Calendar!
 
 
Rotary East Social
Thursday, February 15
5:00 - 7:00 p.m.
Senior Villa, West Avenue, La Crosse
 
STAR Meeting
Thursday, March 8
Radisson Hotel
7:00 - 8:00 a.m.
 
St. Patrick's Day Float Building
Friday, March 16
5:00 - 7:00 p.m.
Spencer's house
 
St. Patrick's Day Parade
Saturday, March 17
11:00 a.m.
Downtown La Crosse
 
Social Splash
Thursday, April 26
Time TBD
Pearl Street Brewery
 
District 6250 Conference
May 3 - 5
Wisconsin Dells
 
LOBSTERFEST SET UP
Thursday, June 14
5:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Colgan Air, Hangar #4
 
LOBSTERFEST
Friday, June 15
8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. Set Up
4:00 - 10:00 p.m. Event
Colgan Air, Hangar #4
 
LOBSTERFEST CLEAN UP
Saturday, June 16
9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Colgan Air, Hangar #4
 
Rotary International Convention
June 23 - 27
Toronto
 
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Rotary Events
 
TRICON 2018
 
 
 
TriCon 2018 Wisconsin is a Rotary District Conference for Rotarians in District 6220, District 6250 and District 6270.  All Rotarians from Wisconsin, the Upper Peninsula of Michigan and eastern Minnesota, with their significant others and families, and other Rotarians and friends of Rotary are welcome.
 
 
 
RYLA

RYLA Dates for 2018: May 18-20, 2018 at Camp Upham Woods, Wisconsin Dells, WI

What Is RYLA

Established as a Rotary Structured Program in 1971, Rotary Youth Leadership Awards (RYLA) is Rotary's leadership training program for young people.

The Rotary District 6250 RYLA program is a camp designed to build future leaders and Rotarians who exemplify the four way test.
 


What is the cost?

The cost to attend the camp is:

  • $200 if complete paperwork is submitted by April 1, 2018 and is paid by the local Rotary Club.
  • $225 for any registrations with paperwork arriving after April 2, 2018 - April 13, 2018
    • Please Note:  Due to club response and camp limits we will be at a a maximum occupancy this year.  Availability will be on a first apply, first filled basis.  All paperwork must be submitted to guarantee a spot.  
    • Please note that transportation is the local Rotary Club’s responsibility.  
 
Learn about RYLA 
Click here to learn more about RYLA.
 
 
Rotary International Convention
 
There's a world of opportunity waiting for you at the Toronto Convention
 
 
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Celebration Time!
Wedding Anniversaries
 
Jamie & Dena Durocher - February 20
 
 
Rotary Anniversaries
 
Natalie Olsen - February 12, 2015
3 Years
 
Rita Gasterland - February 13, 2017
1 Year
 
Lori Terry - February 17, 1997
21 Years
 
Walt Smanski - February 20, 2012
6 Years
 
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