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Service Above Self

We meet Thursdays at 12:00 PM
Holiday Inn
4601 Calumet Avenue
Manitowoc, WI  54220-9205
United States
District Site
Venue Map
Home Page Stories
October 26, 2017
Ron Kalista
speaking about his career in Rock and Roll
and the Vic Ferrari Band
October 19, 2017
Greg Buckley
City Manager of Two Rivers
A visit from Jim Niquette our clean water advocate.
One Rotary Summit is  Wednesday October 4, 2017 evening at 5:30 p.m. at Pine Hills Country Club, Sheboygan.
Oct. 5: Business Meeting with committee and team updates and more!
Don't be left out in the cold. Come to our October 5th to hear the Big Announcement of our new fund raiser, sure to melt the hearts of Manitowoc County Residences. Don't miss the big announcement at our October 5th meeting; what a great way for our club to raise cold hard cash! What am I talking about, come to our October 5th business meeting to find out! What a big breakthrough for our club's fund raising activities. Don't miss our October 5th business meeting to hear more.
Other Club News
Kringles Sale (in partnership with Manitowoc Sunrise Rotary) with proceeds to support the World Affairs Seminar student scholarships (order form attached and extras in your briefcase). Orders are due to our Kringle Queen, Brittany Schuh-VanderWeele by Oct. 19. Kringles will be delivered at the Oct. 26 meeting by Paula Feest from the Sunrise Club.
Meeting Calendar For Manitowoc Noon Rotary
September 28-Mayor Justin Nickels
October 5-Business Meeting
October 12-Firefighter of the Year
October 19-Greg Buckley, Two Rivers City Manager
October 26-Ron Kalista from the band Vic Ferrari
November 2- Business Meeting
November 9-TBA
November 16-State Senator Devin LaMahieu
November 23-No Noon Meeting Thanksgiving
November 30-No Noon Meeting 5th Thursday of the Month Evening Social
December 7-Business Meeting
December 14-Christmas Program
December 21-TBA
December 28-TBA

What do you say when someone asks you what Manitowoc Noon Rotary is all about?
Here is a quick answer you can use. 
We Scan The Globe
Strengthening Community, Addressing Nations






Manitowoc Noon Rotary
P.O. Box 385

Manitowoc, WI 54221-0385
Welcome  to Manitowoc Noon Rotarywh-4p

Rotary International is the world's first service club organization, with more than 1.2 million members in 33,000 clubs worldwide. Rotary club members are volunteers who work locally, regionally, and internationally to combat hunger, improve health and sanitation, provide education and job training, promote peace, and eradicate polio under the motto Service Above Self.

The Manitowoc Noon Rotary Club was formed in 1919.  Today The Manitowoc Noon Rotary Club meets every Thursday noon at The Holiday Inn in Manitowoc, Wisconsin, on Calumet Avenue. Contact us at P.O. Box 385, Manitowoc, Wi 54221  We practise the Four way Test of the things we think, say or do

First... Is it the TRUTH ?


Third ...Will it build GOOD WILL and BETTER FRIENDSHIPS?

Fourth ...Will it be BENEFICIAL to all concerned?

And our own Fifth rule

Fifth ...Is it FUN ?


Manitowoc Noon Rotary
Thursday September 7, 2017
Off Site at the Wisconsin Maritime Museum
Picnic Lunch On The Rooftop
Monthly Business Meeting
In case of rain we will meet inside the museum
See you at the place to be Thursday Noon
Manitowoc Noon Rotary
Bob Welnetz
April 17, 1939-August 27, 2017
A great Rotarian, a great photographer, a great man.
Bob captured all of us with his camera over the years.  He also captured our hearts with his kindness and spirit.
Nick Baumgartner, US Snowboard Team Olympic Medalist
Manitowoc Noon Rotary Schedule
July -September 2017
July 6-President Lori Kirby's First Business Meeting
July 13-Amy Meyer-Manitowoc Historical Society
and Kids From Wisconsin as our lunch partners
July 20-Jeff Reed District Governor
July 27-Nick Baumgartner, US Snowboard Team Olympic Medalist
August 3-Business Meeting
August 10-Janelle Krizek Manitowoc County Fair Update
August 17- NO NOON MEETING- Corn Roast at The Bouril's Estate
August 24-NO NOON MEETING Fair Week, we will be working the gates.
August 31- NO NOON MEETING 5th Thursday of the month Evening Social
Pay Attention for more details
September 7-Business Meeting
September 14-World Affairs Students
September 21-TBA
September 28-Mary Lindemann-Pine River Dairy History
Mark Your Calendars
October 12 Firefighter of the Year
Changing of The Guard
June 22, 2017
Thank you to Barry Nelson for two years of service as our Club President
Welcome Lori Kirby as our
President for 2017-2018
June 2017 Schedule
June 1-Business Meeting
June 8-Nilaksh Kothari Manitowoc Public Utilities
 June 15-Abby Quistorf and Karen Nichols Manitowoc County Chamber of Commerce
June 22-Changing of the Guard
June 29-Evening Social at the Courthouse Pub
No Noon Meeting
Scholarship Chair Jill Hennessey presents our 2017 scholarships to
Crystal Whatley attending LTC
Noah Liermann attending Silver Lake College and also a Kid From Wisconsin
Jeremy Fessler attending UW-Manitowoc
MAY 25, 2017
Take 5's are members taking 5 minutes to tell their story.
You will be amazed who our members are.
Join Dr. Michael Zimmer
(son of Manitowoc Noon Rotarian John Zimmer)
Speaking about Internet Privacy issues
Michael suggests the following links for more information.
66 Ways to Protect Your Privacy Right Now (Consumer Reports)
EPIC Online Guide to Practical Privacy Tools
EFF’s general privacy page

Michael Zimmer, PhD, is a privacy and internet ethics scholar, most notable for his work in online privacy, the ethical dimensions of social media & internet technologies, libraries & privacy, and internet research ethics.

Dr. Zimmer is an Associate Professor in the School of Information Studies at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, where he also serves as Director of the Center for Information Policy Research.

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