Speaker Date Topic
David Simmer, 2019-20 Rotary District 5495 Governo Oct 22, 2019 12:15 PM
The Organization that Binds
The Organization that Binds

Our District 5495 Governor, David Simmer, energizes every audience that has the opportunity to hear him speak.  He encourages each member to become the best Rotarian they can be.  If you are thinking about joining Rotary, this is THE speaker you need to hear!  Join us for lunch and an inspirational presentation.

Joe Bill - Ftn Hills Dark Sky Discovery Center Oct 29, 2019 11:30 AM
The vision for the Dark Sky Discovery Center
The vision for the Dark Sky Discovery Center

The Fountain Hills Dark Sky Association is dedicated to educating the community about the advantages of smart lighting and protecting our unique dark sky. With your help, light pollution and light trespass can be minimized so that we and future generations can enjoy the wonders of the nighttime universe.

Fountain Hills stands apart from other communities for a number of reasons: its signature fountain, its geography and scenery, its small-town feel in the corner of a major metropolitan area, its adjacency to parks, preserves, and national forest, and its dark skies.

Dean Kidd, Junior Achievement of Arizona Oct 29, 2019 11:30 AM
News from Junior Achievement
Spooner and Shaft Physical Therapy Nov 05, 2019 12:15 PM
Staying flexible for a lifetime
American Television Host J.D. Hayworth Jr Nov 12, 2019 12:30 PM
To be announced
To be announced

John David Hayworth Jr. is an American television host and former politician. He served as a Republican member of the United States House of Representatives from 1995 to 2007 from Arizona's 5th Congressional District. 

Dennis Haberer - The Rotary Vocational Fund of AZ Dec 03, 2019 11:30 AM
Vocational Scholarships that change lives!

Dennis Haberer has been a member of Scottsdale Sunrise Rotary Club since March, 2002. He has served as their Club Secretary, and served two terms each as Vocational Service Chair and Club President. Dennis has served two terms as Vocational Service Chair for District 5510. Dennis retired in 2006 from a 40-year career in sales and sales management, primarily in the ophthalmic industry.

In 2009, Dennis joined the board of The Rotary Vocational Fund of Arizona (TRVFA). Dennis says, “I am passionate about The Rotary Vocational Fund of Arizona because we are so fortunate in this state to have the opportunity to direct a significant amount of our state tax liability to help educate those less fortunate with vocational skills that will provide financial stability for them and their dependents. Unlike so many charities, TRVFA provides skills for a life time rather than a temporary fix. It is so gratifying to see how so many of our grant recipients use their TRVFA assistance to propel them in their chosen 

NO SPEAKER - MEMBER PARTY Dec 17, 2019 11:30 AM
NO MEETING - CHRISTMAS BREAK Dec 24, 2019
NO MEETING - NEW YEAR'S CELEBRATION Dec 31, 2019
John Kavanaugh, Arizona House of Representatives Jan 07, 2020 11:30 AM
Update from the State Capital

John Kavanagh is an American politician and a Republican member of the Arizona House of Representatives representing District 23 since January 14, 2019. He previously served in the Arizona State Senate from 2015 to 2019.

Steve Chucri, Maricopa County Supervisor, District Jan 14, 2020 11:30 AM
Update from the County Supervisor's Office
Jan Lenox Gruel Jan 21, 2020 11:30 AM
The importance of lighting the right ... inside and out
The importance of lighting the right  ... inside and out

Janet Lennox Moyer, FIALD, COLD, an internationally known lighting designer and recipient of many design awards, lived and worked on the West Coast for nearly 20 years before moving back to the East Coast in 1997. She has judged lighting competitions, been published extensively in magazines, newspapers, and books. She has taught all over the world since serving as teaching assistant for her undergraduate lighting course at Michigan State University. Ms. Moyer’s practice has included interior, commercial, and residential lighting, but her emphasis shifted to landscape lighting in 1983.

Jan taught landscape lighting at UC Berkeley and Rutgers University in the Landscape Continuing Education departments during the 1980s and the 1990s. Jan studied plant identification, plant propagation and pathology, garden design and layout at UC Berkeley, Merritt College, and local Extension courses for years. Jan became interested in plants while in college at Michigan State University, while working in the greenhouses. She developed a cactus and succulent greenhouse and garden on her property in Northern California.

Representative East Valley Institute of Technology Jan 28, 2020 11:30 AM
Trends in Vocational Education

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