Presentation – North High Show Choir

Rotarians enjoyed our annual North High Show Choir experience. Kim Alswager leads the choir as they amaze their audience with the band playing in the background and the show choir singing and dancing. The show is very fast paced and action packed with very little or no time between songs and costume changes. Some students…

Camp Enterprise – EJ

EJ is one of the students we sponsored to go to Camp Enterprise this year. EJ’s team were tasked with creating a mobile app for personal training. He explained how is team worked together and came in second place. Camp Enterprise is an incredible opportunity that can change your life! Sponsored by the Rotary Clubs…

Speaker – Brian Peterson – Minnesota Assistance Council for Veterans

Brian Peterson from Minnesota Assistance Council for Veterans presented on their new property for female veterans in Maplewood. Minnesota Assistance Council for Veterans’ mission is to End Veteran Homelessness by providing housing, employment, and legal services. We accomplish our mission by providing these services directly and in collaboration with community partners. Homelessness and its consequences…

Speaker – Jennifer Griggs-Andress

Jennifer is the Partnership Specialist for the School District 622, North St. Paul, Maplewood, and Oakdale. Her team has been working to create a database of volunteers and to create a consistent application and screening for volunteers. The goals include Volunteers that are trained and have knowledge of issues our students face, have clear expectations, have a contact person…

New Member – Mayra

On October 26, 2018, we had the pleasure to induct a new member to our club. Please welcome Dr. Mayra Oberto-Medina to our club with her sponsor Noemi Trevino. A request from Mayra: We are getting close to the race on November 3, 2018. As the Medical Honoree for the Arthritis Foundation this year during the…

Bruentrup Heritage Farm

Bruentrup Heritage Farms original homestead was established in 1891 by William Bruentrup and his wife, Ida. At one point the farm was 175 acres and incorporated the land that is now Maplewood Mall and surrounding area. In 1997, the farm property was bought by developers and, in 1999, the city moved the house and remaining…