2017-2018 Schedule

September 2017
On-Line Orientation Meeting
TBA

September 2017
Leadership Beyond the Club
Faculty: PDG Chuck Fitzgerald
A basic overview of District, Zone and International structures of Rotary.

October 2017
Understanding and Utilizing the Rotary Foundation
Faculty: PDG Ernie Montagne
An overview of The Rotary Foundation for District leaders: spending Foundation $, giving, reports, goals, recognition, and resources you can use in your District.

November 2017
Collaboration and Funding to Meet Needs
Faculty: PDG Art Harrington
Helping leaders to think outside the box regarding tackling and funding larger needs that are beyond the abilities and resources of a single club, and often require extending beyond a single Rotary year.

December 2017
No class.
December 15, 2017:  All 1st Semester course work is due

January 2018
Building on a Heritage of Leadership and Accomplishments
Faculty: PDG Dan Messersmith for District 5495, and PRID Phil Silvers for District 5500
A review of who our District leaders have been and what we have accomplished thus far as a District for the Rotary World.

February 2018
Club Membership Growth and Retention
Faculty: Jay McCall
Examining what attracts people to Rotary, and the dynamics that build Rotary Clubs and keep members interested and active.

March 2018
Rotary’s Fiduciary Responsibilities, and Youth Protection
Faculty: PDG Sandy Goodsite
What are a Rotary Club’s responsibilities to its members, its contributors, its community, the government and to Rotary International?  How can liabilities be evaluated and minimized?

April 2018
No Class.

April 15, 2018:  All 2nd Semester course work is due

May or June 2018
Graduation
At Appropriate District Event