Programs (subject to change)

  • 5/23 - Spencer Harris - Can Game Night Save Humanity?
  • 5/30 - Matthew Stinson, MD, Jordan Valley Community Health Center - Adverse Childhood Experiences & Disease.
  • 6/6 - Vocational Service Awards (recognition of an outstanding Springfield School District teacher, an outstanding Springfield firefighter, an outstanding Springfield police officer, and an outstanding Greene County sheriff's deputy)
  • 6/13 - Jill Patterson, JD, Title IX Coordinator Missouri State - Title IX in the University Setting: It Began as Gender Equity in Sports
  • 6/20 - Recognition Luncheon (celebration of our past Rotary year and installation of our 2019-20 club officers)
  • 6/27 -  Fellowship Luncheons (meetings away from Ocean Zen at business places of several of our club members; sign-ups will be done by email and at club meetings)
  • 7/ 4 - No meeting
  • 7/11 - No noon meeting (Simpson Shrimp Feed in the evening for club members only)

Upcoming Events

  • 6/6 (Thursday) - Paul Harris Fellows reception at Gordon Elliott's home; all sustaining PHFs in our club are invited; club members' spouses who are PHFs are also invited; contact Dave Compere by email  or at (417) 425-3283 if you have questions about your Paul Harris status
  • 6/14 (Friday) - Annual float trip on the Niangua River; cost is around $65 for two floaters (including food and gas); trip will be seven miles and three to four hours from NRO to Rendezvous Point; dinner will be served following the float at NRO campground; to sign up, contact Hallie Sale by email
  • 6/20 (Thursday) - Hands-on service at The Fairbanks, a neighborhood center on North Broadway Avenue; we serve and clean up a community supper from 5:00 - 7:00; contact Past President Lori Barnes Miller about how you can get involved
  • July 11 (Thursday) - Simpson Shrimp Feed (annual club assembly) at Patrick Harrington's home; 5:00 to 8:00 p.m.; new club members will help prepare and serve the meal; club officers will lead discussions about club operations and programs