Rotary International Director Events and Leadership Week
March 9, 10 and 11
For details click on the flyer.
March 9 & 10 Evening
March 10 Afternoon
March 11 - Morning
Speaker Jan. 30, Lori Kearney, Wellness Educator
Lori Kearney is a Certified Integrative Nutrition Health Coach and Wellness Educator who teaches busy professionals how to stay energized, reduce fatigue, and improve brain clarity, and overall health and outlook on life.
Lori has founded two companies: Mindful Health, conducting Wellness Workshops, meeting with clients one-on-one for health coaching and facilitating an online whole foods cleanse program, and, a done-for-you immersion course to guide health coaches through details about how to run a successful wellness workshop.
Lori thrived in hotel and Convention & Visitors Bureau industry for over 25+ years before switching careers to become a Wellness Educator and Health Business Coach.  Lori is a graduate of the Institute for Integrative Nutrition, the world’s largest nutrition school. In addition, she has a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology and Business.
Lori’s loves to help others develop energy, confidence, and enthusiasm - with a spirit of good health that is contagious to others.
Today is Rotary Happy Hour, Wed., Feb 5
The next Rotary Vocational Development Group Happy Hour will be Wednesday, Feb. 5 from 5:30 to 7:00 pm at The Mezz within Lund's and Byerlys in Edina.  Edina City Manager and Rotary Club of Edina member, Scott Neal, will be our speaker for the evening. 
Once a month, Edina Rotarians have a chance to connect with other club members, and any guests, at the happy hour. These casual meetings feature a brief presentation from a fellow Rotarian, plus time for introductions, networking and questions. The Rotary Club of Edina and EMRC collaborate on this event.
Interact Club of Edina to Host Skate to End Polio - Feb. 14
The Interact Club of Edina will host a “Skate to End Polio” 8:30 to 10 p.m. Friday, Feb. 14, at Braemar Outdoor Arena. Tickets will be available for purchase at the Feb. 6th and Feb. 13th meetings. See the front desk for details. Mark your calendars and bring your Valentine!
Rotary Bowling Night is  Saturday, Feb. 22

The 2020 Rotary Bowling Night will be Saturday, Feb. 22. 

Lace up those stylish shoes and polish up your personalized bowling ball and come join your fellow Rotarians for a fun-filled evening of bowling! The evening will feature friendly competition, door prizes, fine dining and liquid refreshments. See the details, register and pay by clicking HERE.

Chair of the event is Rotarian Sutton McGraw, please contact her if you have any questions. 

Mar. 11 Leadership Breakfast - Early Deadline
Hosted by the Rotary Club of Edina and Edina Rotary Morningside Club, Stephaine Urchick, will be speaking at a breakfast meeting on Wednesday March 11. Doors open at 7:30 am with program at 8:30 am. This event will be held at the Interlachen Country Club, 6200 Interlachen Blvd, Edina MN. Cost will be $19 per person and registration is open to outside club members and the general public. Please register and pay by clicking HERE.
Save the Date. April 16 is the Walker Art Center Tour
Small group tours of the Minneapolis Sculpture Garden & permanent collection exhibition, 5 Ways In with a curator.  Details to follow. See Renee Harberts with questions or additional information.
The Rotary Foundation Sets A 100% Goal
As your TRF (The Rotary Foundation) Director, I want to inspire you to participate in our TRF campaign.  Our goal is 100% participation.  So, everyone of us counts! Please give within your means.  You should know that we are one of the top districts and clubs in the world in our long time giving and participation in TRF. We could be number 1 with just a little help from you. So, let’s make this happen.
City of Edina to Host Salting Certification Program
The City of Edina will host a free Smart Salting Certification program for property managers 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 11.

Upcoming Club Events and Next Speaker

February 6 -- Speaker, Preeti Mathur, From Seven Rivers to Ten Thousand Lakes: Minnesota’s Indian American Community
February 5 --Rotary Happy Hour - The Mezz at Lund's & Byerlys
February 14 -- Skate to End Polio - Interact Club of Edina
February 22 -- Rotary Bowling Night
March 9 -- Fireside Chat w/Stephanie Urchick, Hosted by Tom & Catherine Gump
March 10 -- Sip & Serve w/Stephanie Urchick
March 10 -- Rotary Leadership Speaker, Michael Angelo Caruso 
March 11 -- Leadership Breakfast with Stephanie Urchick
April 16 -- Walker Art Center Tour and Social
April 17-21 -- RYLA Camp
Notes of Appreciation
In Review - Jan. 23 Meeting by Dan Hennen
President Josh Sprague and Edina High School Varsity Girls Hockey Coach, Sami Reber.
Coach Reber was the guest speaker at the Jan. 23 meeting.
President Josh Sprague kicked off the first prospective member meeting of the year with introducing everyone to a Rotary video showcasing the benefits of Rotary and our service projects.
Upcoming Events
Skate to End Polio - Interact Club of Edina
Braemar Outdoor Rink
Feb 14, 2020
8:30 PM – 10:00 PM
Rotary Club of Edina Board Meeting
Washburn-McReavy Edina Chapel
Feb 19, 2020 7:30 AM
Rotary Bowling Night - Park Tavern
Feb 22, 2020
6:00 PM – 10:00 PM
Edina Rotary Foundation Board Meeting
Edina City Hall
Feb 26, 2020 7:30 AM
Happy Hour/Vocational Development
Lunds & Byerlys The Mezz
Mar 04, 2020 5:30 PM
Leadership Breakfast with Stephanie Urchick
Mar 11, 2020
8:30 AM – 11:00 AM
Rotary Club of Edina Board Meeting
Washburn-McReavy Edina Chapel
Mar 18, 2020 7:30 AM
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Executives & Directors
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Club Service (Administration)
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Community Service (Projects)
International Service
Public Image
The Rotary Foundation
Youth Service
Club Administrator
Annual Gala
Annual Gala
Meeting Duties
Front Desk Administration
Michalski, Rebecca
Front Desk
Kvale, Deirdre
Greeter 1
Milota, Bill
Greeter 2
Gable, Gregory
Hykes, Dennis
Guest Introductions
Johnson, Jake
Speaker Introduction
Moore, Terry
Thank the Speaker
Mazzara, John
The Barker Writer
Thommen, Wade
Carlson, Rick
Rotary Birthdays
Member Birthdays
Deirdre Kvale
February 2
Greg Hanks
February 4
Sue Spalding
February 4
Rebecca Michalski
February 7
John Solberg
February 9
Jennifer Hendrickson
February 12
Bradley Hepp
February 15
Elizabeth Anderson
February 15
Sarah Aydinalp
February 15
Steven Veker
February 15
Lloyd Pearson
February 20
Harold Hanson
February 21
Renee Harberts
February 24
Susan Johnson
February 24
Sharon Chandler
February 25
Mike Martiny
February 26
Mike Kallas
February 27
Steve Buettner
February 28

Our February 6th menu options are Classic Lasagna or Southwest Chicken Salad.

The Rotary Club of Edina's Administrator, Becci Michalski, works part time and will respond to your inquiries within 24 hours. 

Contact her at or leave a voicemail or text message at 612-234-7390.