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June is Foundation Month
Jun 30, 2019
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Aug 22, 2019 11:30 AM
Meeting to be at Cedar Rapids HIstory Center
Aug 29, 2019 11:30 AM
Voter ID, Registration, Polling Place Worker Needs
Sep 05, 2019 11:30 AM
Member Spotlight and Presentation on her trip to Nepal
Sep 12, 2019 4:00 PM
Come join us for a drink and social hour on the club!
Oct 10, 2019
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Metro North Rotary Notes:
Thursday, September 20, 2018
Prayer & Pledge: Joel Miller
Guests & Visitors:  Barb Randall (Downtown Rotary) & Brad Mohwinkle (Speaker)
  • Joke of the day: Why do only 10% of men go to heaven?  Because if they all went it would be hell!  
  • Communications committee is looking for note takers.  This is an easy way to get involved in the club.  Reply to this email if you are interested.
    • If you have any Facebook updates to share on the MNR page, you can send to TJ, Shannon, Sarah H. or Patti.
  • Mt. Vernon/Lisbon club are selling the Rotarians on the Loose t-shirts 
  • Thanks to everyone that contributed to the School Supply drive for Boys & Girls Clubs! 
  • Tom Patterson shared about a meeting held at Metro High School for future projects.  We’re still working to solidify the next project as most are expensive.
  • Join us for Rotary One Summit – October 24 at Indian Creek Country Club in Marion Dinner at 5:30pm and program at 6pm Sign up at:
    • You will…
    • 1) Be prepared to answer the question, “Why Rotary?”
    • 2) Be inspired to build membership, enhance public image, and do humanitarian service through The Rotary Foundation
    • 3) Understand the value of being a Rotarian
    • 4) Be inspired to be a part of Rotary’s Public Image campaign, People of Action
    • 5) Be the Inspiration, living out Rotary’s theme for 2018-19
    • 6) Take home a One Rotary Toolkit for use in your club
  • Prospect Meadows: Our club will be supporting the Rotary effort by seeking donations for the $500 baseball sponsorships. You will be receiving a call from a board member about supporting Prospect Meadows

Speaker: Brad Mohwinkle from Rapids Reproductions shared with us about 3D printing.  Join material to make objects from 3D models.  FDM most common type. Other types are multi jet printing and continuous fiber printing. Customers are entrepreneurs, manufactures and architects. They use different technologies of Markforged or 3D Systems. The industry trends are end use parts and short run manufacturing.


Next week’s speaker: 

Kathy Quinn Kyle, Owner Pareti Mobile Walls

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Is it the TRUTH?
Is it FAIR to all concerned?
Will it be BENEFICIAL to all concerned?
Notes prepared by: Sarah Hoeger