John Suzukida from Arden Hills Shoreview Rotary was our presenter on Friday morning. John spoke about his family history coming from Japan. Issei (Eee-say) are 1st generation immigrants, all of whom were denied U.S. citizenship due to being Japanese. Nisei (Nee-say) are 2nd generation, born in the U.S.. Both Nisei and Issei were incarcerated in…
Bruce talks about his past and tells us fun stories about his life.
Terry discusses his background including work, family, and fun stories. He made national news when he was 18 months old after falling 3 floors.
This weeks presentation is The Myths and Opportunities in the New World of Hemp by Justin Johnson. One year ago in his Junior year of college he cashed in on his Entrepreneur/Philosophy major early to pursue a dream and new opportunity to own and operate his own hemp business. His early interest in the freshly…
Jon Eisele, Enbridge Energy, presents about crude oil and renewable energy to our club. We also have a special guest, Past District Governor Paul Perez, presents our club with a certificate of appreciation for our contributions to The Rotary Foundation.
We didn’t have a scheduled presentation, so we filled our meeting with videos from Rotary District 5960 and The Rotary Foundation.
We hear from David Ulrich from Twin Metals Minnesota about the Iron Range and drilling for metals for our future. Find more about Twin Metals Minnesota at www.twin-metals.com
This week we present a Special Presentation for a Veteran and our flag program and a PolioPlus Update from Joe Stahlmann.
We hear from Judy & Ron Bonnevier about their Marvelous Mitten Maker project.
We learn from Rob Williams from Every Meal (formerly The Sheridan Story). Every Meal provides food to children who’s cannot otherwise get nutritious meals, that fall in the “Gap” of government programs. The Sheridan Story started in October 2010 at Mill City Church, serving Sheridan Elementary. It began as a response to the principal said…