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Rotary Theme 2017 
Rotary's Four-Way Test
of the Things we Think, Say, or Do...
1) Is it the Truth?
2) Is it Fair to All Concerned?
3) Will it Build Good Will and Better Friendships?
4) Will it be Beneficial to All Concerned?
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Check out this year's Festival of Lights - click photo below

The Rotary Club of Aurora
Chartered in 1923

ROTARY MOTTO: "Service Above Self"
Regular Meetings: Mondays at 12:00 noon (National Holidays excepted)
at Two Brothers Roundhouse, 205 N. Broadway in Aurora, IL 60505
Join us for fellowship and service to our community.  New members always welcome!

Waubonsee Community College Honors Aurora Noon Rotary

February 27, 2017

Waubonsee Community College Dean for Workforce Development, Lesa Norris, honored Aurora Noon Rotary as part of their 50th Anniversary year "for your support of public higher education, for your leadership, and for the positive impact you have had on our community's quality of life." 


2016 Ted Brattin Awards
December 5, 2016 
2016 Ted Brattin Awards
Area high school student leaders were honored by President Scot Thurmond with the Ted Brattin Award at the 2016 Aurora Pearl Harbor Day luncheon.
Rotary Winter Dinner Highlights
November 1, 2016
Celebrating 10th Anniversary of Festival of Lights
Aurora Rotary celebrated the kickoff of the 10th Anniversary of the Festival of Lights held at the Aurora Country Club. Thank you to all who attended the event and purchased silent and live auction items to support our continued work in the community.
Rosary & Marmion Halloween Food Drive - October 31, 2016
1,375 pounds of food, valued at about $2,400 was collected by Interact students from Marmion Academy and Rosary and donated to the Marie Wilkinson Food Pantry on November 2. 
President Scot Thurman honors Mayor Weisner as he retires from public service to the City of Aurora. 
Thanks Mayor Weisner!
Top Golf Multi-Rotary Outing on September 25, 2016

Featured Aurora Rotary Grant:
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IN2, located at the Illinois Mathematics and Science Academy, is Illinois' first secondary school innovation center. Click HERE to visit their website.

Featured Aurora Rotary Grant:
Simply Destinee
Simply Destinee is a youth inspired Dance Team that promotes suicide awareness in Memory of Destinee A. Oliva. Click HERE to visit their website.

Contribution to Aurora VNA Health Center: Aurora Rotarian Dr. Bill Lowry is thanked for his $5,000 gift to our local VNA Health Center by Crissy Howorth as Club President Scot looks on. Dr. Lowry made an open gift to the Club Foundation along with a challenge to our Board of Directors to identify a local charity as recipient. This gift will help to fund a VNA program serving first time parents. Dr. Lowry delivered thousands of babies during his great career as a local physician.

Aurora Rotary Club
Club President
Scot Thurman
President Elect 2017-18
George Ball
Nominee 2018-19
 Charlie Zine

Vice President Vocational Service

Sherman Jenkins


Director New Generations Service

Mart O’Conner



Immediate Past President International Service

Lane Allen



Byron Saum



Kathy Tollaksen


Sergeant of Arms

Davis Offut