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Rotary Theme 2017 
Rotary's Four-Way Test
of the Things we Think, Say, or Do...
1) Is it the Truth?
2) Is it Fair to All Concerned?
3) Will it Build Good Will and Better Friendships?
4) Will it be Beneficial to All Concerned?
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Check out this year's Festival of Lights - click photo below

The Rotary Club of Aurora
Chartered in 1923

ROTARY MOTTO: "Service Above Self"
Regular Meetings: Mondays at 12:00 noon (National Holidays excepted)
at Two Brothers Roundhouse, 205 N. Broadway in Aurora, IL 60505
Join us for fellowship and service to our community.  New members always welcome!
Winter Festival Dinner 
Celebrating the 10th Anniversary of the Aurora Festival of Lights
Singing Reindeer
Tuesday November 1, 2016 @ 5:30 pm
Aurora Country Club
Deadline to RSVP:  October 24, 2016
Top Golf Multi-Rotary Outing on September 25, 2016
Featured Aurora Rotary Grant:
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IN2, located at the Illinois Mathematics and Science Academy, is Illinois' first secondary school innovation center. Click HERE to visit their website.

Featured Aurora Rotary Grant:
Simply Destinee
Simply Destinee is a youth inspired Dance Team that promotes suicide awareness in Memory of Destinee A. Oliva. Click HERE to visit their website.

Contribution to Aurora VNA Health Center: Aurora Rotarian Dr. Bill Lowry is thanked for his $5,000 gift to our local VNA Health Center by Crissy Howorth as Club President Scot looks on. Dr. Lowry made an open gift to the Club Foundation along with a challenge to our Board of Directors to identify a local charity as recipient. This gift will help to fund a VNA program serving first time parents. Dr. Lowry delivered thousands of babies during his great career as a local physician.
Paul Harris Fellowship Honorees: At our August 22, 2016 meeting pictured from left; President Scot Thurman, Aurora University President Dr. Rebecca Sherrick, Executive Assistant to the President of AU Maggie Sharrer, and Ron Hem. Ron as a long time member of both the Aurora Rotary Club and the Board of Directors of Aurora University conferred Paul Harris Fellowship on our two distinguished guests.
Aurora Rotary Club
Club President
Scot Thurman
Byron Saum
Kathy Tollaksen
Immediate Past-President
International Service Director
Lane Allen
President Elect
Club Service Director
Festival of Lights Manager
George Ball
Community Service Director
 Charlie Zine
New Generations Director
Mart O'Connor
Vice President
Vocational Service 
Sherman Jenkins
Membership Chairman
Judd Lofchie
Club Environmentalist
Davis Offutt