Speaker Date Topic
David Hogg Feb 20, 2020
Monarch Butterfly Presentation

Rotary Member & Entomologist Dave Hogg will give a public presentation on his recent trip to the Monarch wintering Sanctuary in Mexico.

Todd Schmidt Feb 27, 2020
State of the Village

Village Administrator Todd Schmidt will give an update on the Village of Waunakee

Joe Salmons Mar 05, 2020
Wisconsin English

This presentation, including plenty of audience participation, will explore the kinds of English spoken in our state, including pronunciation, words and word forms, and grammar. We’ll look at how key features of Wisconsin English have developed over time – and how remarkably recent they are – and how they are changing and becoming more distinct today.

Club Assembly Mar 12, 2020
Becky Schigiel - US Census Update

Becky Scheigel, Partnership Specialist with the US Census Bureau, will give an update on the 2020 Census and discuss ways in which Rotary members & business owners can help promote census participation

Rob Kaas Mar 19, 2020
Opioid Epidemic

Rob Kass is a pharmacist at Walgreens and Waunakee resident who will discuss the current opioid epidemic we are experiencing and what we as a community can do to help

No speaker Scheduled Mar 26, 2020
Randy Hoffman Apr 02, 2020
Viewing Natural Phenomenons

 Waunakee Resident and retired DNR  State Natural Areas Ecologist Randy Hoffman will present to the group on his book “When Things Happen – A Guide to Natural Events in Wisconsin”

Club Assembly Apr 09, 2020
Mike Adler Apr 16, 2020
Kindness Revolution

The Kindness Revolution is a national non-profit initiative with the mission to raise the awareness of kindness in our communities and schools. Local advocate Mike Adler will present to the group about this mission and how everyone can help.

Laura Sowinski Apr 23, 2020
English Group

A volunteer group in Waunakee that assists non-native English speaking parents in the community with their English skills

Nicki Venendall Apr 30, 2020
Cell Phone Security

Nicki is President of Mobile Life, Inc. (Waunakee Verizon Store) and will present to the club regarding cell phone security

Ken Yuska May 07, 2020
Wisconsin Chamber Orchestra

Members of the Wisconsin Chamber Orchestra will present about their Organization

Club Assembly May 14, 2020
Chuck Murphree, Brett Wheeler & Waunnkee Students May 21, 2020
Waunakee High School Black Student Union

Facilitators & Members of the newly formed Black Student Union at Waunakee High School will present to the club about the groups mission and the impact it is making on the members and community

Deborah Gilpin May 28, 2020
Madison Children's Museum

Executive Director of MCM will present on the Museums impact on the community and why it matters 

Brett Bennett Jun 04, 2020
Skygen International Foundation

The Skygen International Foundation (headquartered in Menomonee Falls, WI) is a non-profit charity providing over 110,000 free vision tests and (over 26,000 pairs of) free eyeglasses to the poor and underserved population of Tanzania, Africa, since July, 2018.

Scott Russell Jun 18, 2020
EMS Transition
Melanie Juds Jun 25, 2020
Downsizing: Small Steps, Big Results

Melanie Juedes is a professional organizer in the Madison and south central Wisconsin area. Her presentation will focus on two perspectives of the same project. How to help someone (i.e., a parent) move on to the next chapter of their lives, but also how to let someone (i.e., a grown child) help you downsize for an upcoming move.