this week
Melvin Sage-EL
This week, our very own Melvin Sage-EL will be discussing the civil rights movement and MLK, Jr. Foundation in the Valley.
Learn more about the MLK, Jr. Foundation of Alaska below.
Greeter: Judy Tebow
Pledge of Allegiance: John Warner
"Be the Inspiration:" 
Sgt. at Arms: Judy Tebow
Classification Talk: Sherie Viera
May: Youth Service Month
Rotary believes in helping to foster the next generation of leaders. Our programs help younger leaders build leadership skills, expand education, and learn the value of service.
Youth-centered Rotary projects like Rotaract, Interact, Rotary Youth Leadership Awards (RYLA), and Youth Exchange are programs doing just that locally, nationally, and around the world.
Learn more about Rotary's youth programs!

District 5010 assembly & conference

District 5010 Assembly & Conference was held this last weekend in Anchorage. Check out photos and updates on our Club's involvement!
The leadership of your Sunrisers and Sunsetters earn the Rotary International platinum citation for the year. 
Matt Stielstra presents the concept of the satellite club - WSRC was the first to formally create the “new club” through Rotary International. 
Our Rotary Exchange Student, Arnaud Bollens from Belgium, addresses the hundreds of attendees at District Conference. 
Our WSRC president - elect, elect Pam Hill presents her important VTT trip to Australia. Pam, thanks for all your hard work for Rotary International!
In case you missed it
Check out the most recent Wasilla Sunrise Club happenings below - or visit the Club Facebook page to see more!

Arnaud's Guitar Recital

Check out this photo of Arnaud at last week's guitar recital. Great job, Arnaud!

New club members

At last week's meeting we inducted two new members to the club!
Jasmine “Jazz” Gilpin - capital management
Michelle Sturgeon - children protection services

williwaw update

Below is the draft for the Williwaw Playground and Park. Stay tuned as this projects gets underway!

rotarian of the month

President Janet Kennedy recognized two Rotarians of the Month for the month of April: Sherie Viera for her work with youth services and Greg Brooker for his hard work in community service.

upcoming speakers

Melvin Sage-EL
Civil Rights Movement & MLK Foundation in the Valley
Terry Snyder
Mat-Su Livable Community
Lisa Catlett
Wasilla Youth Soccer Club
Stephanie Allen & Tyler Healy
Youth 360

Events & Fellowship

Rotary International Conference - Hamberg, Germany
Changing of the Guard Banquet

Pirate Club word of the week

Give no quarter (exp.):
Show no mercy.
Pirates raised the red flag to threaten no quarter.

Rotary around the valley

Tuesdays @ 7 AM
Meridian Point Bldg.
865 N. Seward-Meridian Pkwy., Wasilla
Wednesdays @ 12 PM
The Grill @ the Grandview Hotel, Wasilla
Thursdays @ 12 PM
Turkey Red Banquet Room, Palmer
Wednesdays @ 6 PM
The Sky Lounge @ the Extreme Fun Center, Wasilla
Contact Dan Kennedy
Russell Hampton
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