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Villa Park
Service Above Self
We meet Tuesdays at 12:15 PM
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105 E. North Ave.
Villa Park, IL  60181
United States
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Meeting recap from 5/10/16
Greetings fellow Rotarians,
Here is a brief recap from today's meeting:
  • We welcomed a visitor today from Addison Trail High School.  Community Liaison Marco Gasca, spoke briefly about the annual Salt Creek clean-up. This event is scheduled to be held on Saturday, May 14 from 8am-12pm, pending the weather. Marco thanked our club for sending students to RYLA. He also shared information about a Latino Fiesta scheduled for Saturday, November 12, 2016 from 11am-3pm.
  • President Pavelchik announced that the Villa Park Police Explorer Pancake Breakfast will be held on Saturday, May 14 at the VFW from 8am-1:30pm.  For more details, please visit the Village of Villa Park's website:
  • Next week's meeting (Tuesday, May 17, 2016) will be held at School District 45's district office.  The meeting will begin at 12:15pm. The address is: 255 West Vermont St. in Villa Park. Please use entrance #1, located at the northeast corner of the building.  Door #1 is the Admin offices.
  • Bill Schewe offered up an idea for a suggestion for a social event. He proposed an event at Hofbräuhaus Chicago in Rosemont.  There is a band that plays weekdays at 5pm and weekends at 6pm. Reservations are required on Saturday nights.
  • Two raffle drawings were held for today and next week.  The winners were...Jan for this week and Jay for next week.  Congratulations to you both!
Today's presentation was given by Sue Linden from the Salvation Army in Oakbrook Terrace.  She spoke about the organization's day camp, which will be held from June 13 - July 29, 2016. The camp runs $23 per child, per day.  There is also a before care and after care program for working families. The Salvation Army also partners with the Elmhurst Jaycees to host a pancake breakfast. This year's event is scheduled for Saturday, May 14 from 7:30am-11am a the Elmhurst Family Restaurant located at 441 West Lake Street. She spoke about partnerships that are available to our club, including the ability to sponsor a kettle during the holidays. They are also hosting a charity golf outing on Friday, September 23.  Please visit their website at for more details on their programs.  Our club also made a small donation to the day camp program.  The check was presented to Sue at today's meeting.
Respectfully submitted,
Kandice Krettler, Secretary