10/23/19 – 7a Breakfast at Waynesborough – Guest Speakers: Tom Hogan, District Attorney and Mike Noone, 1st Asst DA of Chester County PA will join us for an overview and discussion about the opioid epidemic in our country and local county.
Wed 10/30/19 – 6p Happy Hour upstairs at LaCabra Brewing in Berwyn – Join us for networking and fellowship. We’ll be around the upstairs bar. Our Board will meet at LaCabra at 4:30p in the upstairs meeting room prior to Happy Hour, all members are welcome to attend our Board meeting as well.
Wed 11/6/19 – 7a Breakfast at Waynesborough – Guest speaker: Michael Duncan, President/CEO, Chester County Hospital will share about the breadth and depth of the current expansion at Chester County Hospital, and what this major makeover means for area residents and for Chester County as a whole.
Wed 11/13/19 – 7a Breakfast at Waynesborough – Guest speaker: Dr Wallace, a fellow Rotarian (Wilmington Downtown Club), share about his PhD research on the importance and value of intergrating social responsibility into business decisions and how that can lead to maximizing profits and purpose.
Wed 11/20/19 – 7a Breakfast at Waynesborough – Guest speaker: Meagan Hopkins-Doerr, Penn State Master Gardener, will teach us about the Spotted Lantern Fly and the latest efforts to control it.
Sat 11/23/19 – 9a -12:30p Service: Food Pantry Thanksgiving at Good Sam Church 212 W Lancaster Ave, Paoli, PA 19301 – We will be helping in the food pantry at Good Sam from 9am to 12:00pm. Volunteers will escort people through the pantry, help fill shopping carts, and assist them getting the bags into their vehicles. Wear comfortable shoes — you will be on your feet the whole time! This is an important project helping food-insecure families right here in our community. Also, Good Sam has been very supportive of us using their field every year for Oktoberfest. Let’s make sure we have a big Rotary presence at Thanksgiving to support Good Sam and people in our community who need help! Volunteers please RSVP to Stacey Ballard.
Wed 11/27/19 – The day before Thanksgiving. No Happy Hour planned.
Wed 12/4/19 – 7a Breakfast at Waynesborough – Members of our club will talk about their avocations and careers.
Sat 12/7/19 – 7:30a -Noon Service: Breakfast with Santa at the ARC, 900 Lawrence Dr, West Chester, PA 19380 – Along with our special guest Kris Kringle (President of the Rotary Club of the North Pole) we’ll be serving up a pancake breakfast for families who are impacted by disabilities. The Arc of Chester County is a fantastic organization that provides services to people with developmental and intellectual disabilities and their families. This annual event is always a lot of fun–join us! Breakfast starts at 8:30am. If you can, it would help to arrive around 7:30a for setup. Volunteers please RSVP to Stacey Ballard.
Wed 12/11/19 – 7a Breakfast at Waynesborough – Guest speaker TBD
Wed 12/18/19 – 7a Holiday Breakfast at Waynesborough – We’ll enjoy a special hot breakfast buffet. No agenda, just food and fellowship. Bring family and friends!
Wed 12/25/19 – Christmas Day. No Rotary activity planned.
Wed 01/08/2020 – 7a Breakfast at Waynesborough – District Governor Visit: Peter Mardinly, District Governor, Rotary District 7450, will join us for our first meeting of the New Year.