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Check out this year's Festival of Lights - click photo below

The Rosary High School (Aurora, IL) and Marmion Academy Interact Clubs went Trick-or-Treating for Between Friends Food Pantry of Sugar Grove last night! What an awesome display of service from our High School Students. Aurora Rotary Club IL is very proud to sponsor both Interact Clubs. Thank you to everyone who supported and participated in this event. This is the second year all three clubs have participated in this event and we hope the tradition will continue. Great Job!

Rotarians Volunteer at Harry Potter Fest on "Platform 9 3/4" 

July 30, 2017

Rotary Volunteers helped muggles and 
witches board the Hogwarts Express during the Aurora Harry Potter Fest.

President Ball Installed

June 26, 2017

The Rotary gavel was passed from Scot Thurmond to George Ball as the new Rotary year begins with the theme of Rotary:  Making a Difference

Mutual Fund Club Service Project

May 12-13, 2017

Aurora Noon Rotary joined forces with Aurora Sunrise, Oswego and Montgomery Rotary Clubs donating funds and labor to renovate Mutual Ground offices in Aurora, IL for the club spring service project. 

Aurora High School Students Visit Aurora Noon

spring, 2017

Pictured: Aurora high school students representing Aurora Central Catholic, Aurora Christian, IMSA and West Aurora visited Rotary on May 8, 2017 to be ambassadors from their schools and to learn about Rotary. President Scot Thurmond invites them all to consider joining Rotary in the future. 

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:
IN2 logo
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.