District Governor Ed Marek

Rotary District 5960 Governor Ed Marek made his scheduled visit to present on his goals, the Districts goals, and Rotary International President Holger Knaack’s goals for the Rotary year 2020-2021. Ed was a member of the Shakopee Rotary Club and the Eden Prairie Rotary Club in District 5950 from 1990 – 1996. He left Rotary…

YMCA Neighborhood Centers

As we transition to virtual meetings because of COVID-19 we start to figure out the ways we can still provide for our communities. The YMCA has six neighborhood centers that help families right in their apartment or closeby. Kate Whitby and Kristin Poffenberg talk about YMCA Neighborhood Centers and how our club can support by…

Alex Haley – Center for Well Being

Alex Haley, Assistant Professor, Earl E. Bakken Center for Spirituality & Healing. THE UNIVERSITY of Minnesota’s Earl E. Bakken Center for Spirituality & Healing enriches health and wellbeing by providing exemplary interprofessional education, conducting rigorous research, delivering innovative engagement programs, and advancing innovative models of care. It is our vision to advance the health and wellbeing…

Monique Hammond – Hearing Loss

Monique Hammond, Registered Pharmacist, Public Speaker, Hearing Loss Consultant and Author. A loud noise exposure contributed to my hearing loss, which eventually cost me my job. I speak from personal experience. People are introduced to how we hear and where, how and why loud sound damages hearing – both on and off the job. In…

Northern Lights Show Choir

On Friday, December 13th, we had our club meeting at North High School joined by the Norther Lights Show Choir, led by Kim Alswager. They put on their 2019 show with many costume changes, songs, and solo’s. It was a wonderful show. This school year, the choir will be in a competition. Find their schedule…