Our guest speaker at this meeting was Mindy Blake from the Regional Transit Authority. Mindy updated us on the voter approved 2006 RTA plan. The $2.1 billion, 20 year plan includes roadway, transit, safety, environmental and economic vitality improvements. For more information you can visit their website at http://RTAmobility.com.
Today was our club assembly where we get reports from our committees. Here's a brief recap of those reports.
Our speaker today was Sydney Devlin, the Program Coordinator from the U of A Garden Kitchen. The Garden Kitchen offers seed-to-table gardening and cooking education, which means families learn about every step of bringing a healthy meal to the kitchen table — from growing and purchasing to preparing and storing. The is a real asset to the community helping low income families learn how to grow and prepare healthy meals for the whole family. For more information you can check out the website at www.thegardenkitchen.org or contact Sydney at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Sydney was also a Rotary Youth Exchange Student when she was in high school. We really enjoyed hearing about her experience of traveling to Australia and how much it changed her life. For more information about Rotary Youth Exchange check out this website.
Today's speaker were Janelle Briggs and Ryan Egan from Stackhouse. Stackhouses are made from shipping containers that are eco-friendly, cost-effective, and easy transportable housing solutions.The shipping containers that are then stacked into a high-rise frame to make something similar to apartments. For more information you can find them at www.stackhouse.life
Our speaker today was Mike Ritz from the Tucson Festival of Books. There is a lot of additional information about the Festival on our Facebook page, or check out their website.
We apologize, our LIVE MEETING got divided into 2 videos. Sorry for the inconvenience.
Another fabulous meeting with a very interesting and informative speaker, Don McNeill, about mentoring. After seeing this, if you’re interested, you can contact Don at email@example.com or call 520-624-4765 x2. Or check out their website at mentoringtucsonkids.org.
Our first Facebook LIVE meeting. We have room to improve, but you get a good idea of what happened at this meeting.
Our speaker today at Pantano Rotary Club was Judith Blair. "Rise and Shine!" she says. "Every morning is a fresh start. What are the areas in your life where you need to 'Rise and Shine'?" We were very happy to have her here today and strongly recommend her as a speaker for all Rotarians in Rotary District 5500. Viva Rotary!