Speaker Date Topic
Mark Blakeman Jan 24, 2019
McKnight Center for the Performing Arts

The McKnight Center for the Performing Arts at OSU will be a world-class epicenter for the arts, attracting celebrated national and international programs featuring notable performing arts productions and artists. The center will allow the university and the center’s supporters to express — and be recognized for — their passion for the arts on a global stage. Executive director Mark Blakeman will provide an update on construction progress and plans for the future.

Rotarian of the day: Richard Buchanan
Sergeant-at-arms: Joe Ogle
Caterer: Mexico Joe's

Kevin Richardson Jan 31, 2019
Feed the Children

Kevin Richardson, director of special markets for Feed the Children, will talk about his organization's focuses on food & nutrition security, health & hygiene, education, and economic empowerment.

Rotarian of the day: Chris Norris
Sergeant-at-arms: Chris Campbell
Caterer: Freddie Paul's

Bruce Tifft Feb 07, 2019
ASCO Aerospace USA

Bruce Tifft, plant manager of the ASCO Aerospace USA facility in Stillwater, will provide an update on plant operations.

Rotarian of the day: Butch Koemel
Sergeant-at-arms: Cade Crawford
Caterer: Eskimo Joe's

Fr. Brian O'Brien Feb 14, 2019
Saint Valentine

Fr. Brian O'Brien, pastor of St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church in Stillwater, will review the life of Saint Valentine and will describe the history/culture leading to using his name for Valentine’s Day.

Rotarian of the day: Larry Hoberock
Sergeant-at-arms: TBD
Caterer: Eskimo Joe's

Jessica Moss Feb 21, 2019
Foster Care in Oklahoma

Jessica Moss, is community liaison coordinator for TFI Family Connections in Oklahoma. TFI is a nonprofit organization that is contracted by the state to help place the thousands of foster children across Oklahoma into safe and loving homes. She will be talking about foster care, what they do at TFI, and ways we can help.

Rotarian of the day: Chris Norris
Sergeant-at-arms: TBD
Caterer: Celebrations Catering

Ben Harris Feb 28, 2019
Epic Charter Schools

Ben Harris is a co-founder of Epic Charter Schools. Epic combines the convenience of online learning with the support of one-on-one instruction from an Oklahoma certified teacher. This blended learning model allows students and families to set their own pace with the guidance and instruction from an Epic teacher who meets with them face-to-face as needed.

Rotarian of the day: Randy Wedel
Sergeant-at-arms: TBD
Caterer: Rib Crib

Kelsey Proctor Mar 07, 2019
The Saville Center

Kelsey Proctor, executive director of The Saville Centera child advocacy center that provides a warm and caring home environment for child victims of abuse. Children of all ages go to The Saville Center to speak with specially trained forensic interviewers about their experience. The Saville Center brings together all the professionals and agencies needed to offer services: law enforcement, child protective services, prosecution, mental health, medical and advocacy. This approach ensures that children receive child-focused service in a child friendly environment.

Rotarian of the day: Vicky Jerome
Sergeant-at-arms: TBD
Caterer: Mexico Joe's

Bob Ernst Mar 14, 2019
City of Perkins update

Bob Ernst, Perkins city manager, will provide an update on activities in Perkins.

Rotarian of the day: Butch Koemel
Sergeant-at-arms: TBD
Caterer: Freddie Paul's

Vic Byrd Mar 21, 2019
Oklahoma Aeronautics Commission

Vic Byrd, director of the Oklahoma Aeronautics Commission, will join us to talk about commission activities and its economic impact to the state.

Rotarian of the day: David Conway
Sergeant-at-arms: TBD
Caterer: Celebrations Catering

Kelli Rader Mar 28, 2019
Acute flaccid myelitis (AFM)

Acute flaccid myelitis (AFM) is a rare but serious, polio-like condition. It affects the nervous system, specifically the area of the spinal cord called gray matter, which causes the muscles and reflexes in the body to become weak. Of the 193 U.S. cases reported in 2018, 2 were in Oklahoma. Kelli Rader, regional director of the county health departments for Kay, Noble, Pawnee, and Payne Counties, will provide an update.

Rotarian of the day: Michelle Nabors
Sergeant-at-arms: TBD
Caterer: Eskimo Joe's

TBD Apr 04, 2019
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Caterer: Hello Catering

TBD Apr 11, 2019
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Caterer: Rib Crib

TBD Apr 18, 2019
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Caterer: Eskimo Joe's

TBD Apr 25, 2019
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Caterer: Freddie Paul's

TBD May 02, 2019
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Caterer: Mexico Joe's

TBD May 09, 2019
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Caterer: Eskimo Joe's

TBD May 16, 2019
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Caterer: Celebrations Catering

TBD May 23, 2019
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Caterer: Rib Crib

TBD May 30, 2019
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Caterer: Mexico Joe's

TBD Jun 06, 2019
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Caterer: Freddie Paul's

TBD Jun 13, 2019
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Caterer: Hello Catering

TBD Jun 20, 2019
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Caterer: Eskimo Joe's

Butch Koemel Jun 27, 2019
Rotary Year in Review

Club president Butch Koemel will provide an overview of the Rotary year.

Rotarian of the day: Butch Koemel
Sergeant-at-arms: TBD
Caterer: Celebrations Catering

TBD Jun 27, 2019
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Caterer: Celebrations Catering

Happy Independence Day! Jul 04, 2019
No meeting
TBD Jul 11, 2019
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Sergeant-at-arms: TBD
Caterer: Rib Crib