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Next meeting Information:

Wednesday, January 10th, 12:15pm-1:15pm (PDT)

Please plan to show up around noon as it is anticipated we will be serving lunch prior to the meeting starting at 12:15 pm.

Meeting on-line reservations
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“The Rotary Club of Stockton Begins the 2nd Century of Service to the Stockton Community”


  • Call to Order and Welcome! President Walt calls the meeting to order

    Welcome to Stockton Rotary, a place where good people meet to do really good things for their neighbors both here and around the world and we have fun doing it!!!! RI president Gordon McInally urges us to Create Hope in the World and we are going to Reach Out to Stockton to create hope locally as well

    Meetings are brought to you live at the Stockton Golf and Country Club.

  • Pledge of Allegiance & Four Way Test
  • Time Out for Humor: President Walt and PP Bob Blower
  • Song of the Day: PP Kuy Ky
  • Thought of the day: PP Colleen Stewart
  • Special Thanks to –  Secretary Matt Grizzle, Sergeant at Arms/Ken Steele and Monie Ky, Frank Whitney Treasurer, Michael Lara our Editor for The Wheel & our Public Image Chair, and our Board of Directors and committee chairs.
  • Visiting Rotarians: Cameron Bregman from Lodi Rotary Brandon Dena from Lodi Rotary, Frank Ferrel from Hayward Rotary
  • Meeting sponsor this month: Dr. Ron Allison
  • Thanks for those responsible for this meeting: Set-up team, Secretary Matt Grizzle, Sergeant at Arms/Ken Steele and Monie Ky, Bill Alessio, Ed Snow, Imelda Guttierrez,
  • Club Service & District Calendar for 2023-2024 – Click HERE for the latest list! Don’t miss out on some great activities that may or may not happen in the near future (due to the COVID-19 virus.)

Directions for members on how to make a payment to Rotary Club of Stockton
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Rotary News

Club Announcements

  • Meeting Sponsorships: Beto Beas announcement
  • Ed Snow: Stockton Rotary Read In
  • Edith Villapudua: Board recommendations on member applications: Annie Tatarian, Lakeisha Little, Karina Valdivia and Michael Sorensen
  • Bill Brown: Community Service Event, Church St. Clean Up March 6 th .
  • Jan. 31 deadline for submitting district scholarship applications
  • Mid Year Assembly and Pre-PETS on February 3, at San Joaquin Co. Office of Education. Sign up online on DACdb. There will be a breakout session on grants.
  • District 5220 event: Night at UOP basketball, Feb. 6 th , Spanos Gym, UOP Tiger men vs. St. Mary’s Gaels
  • Ken Steele, update on the Uganda Women’s Vocational Training Grant
  • Dudley Drake Memorial Service is at 10:00AM, Saturday, Jan. 6 th , at Central United Methodist Church, 3700 Pacific Avenue.
  • Joe Serra is now back at Meadowood Rehab Hospital at O’Connor Woods
  • New Member: Maria Leon sponsored by Ed Snow


  • Laura Pinkerton $500 to TRF
  • Paul Harris Fellowships: Walter Dawson and Luis Duarte +8


Speaker Introduction: Diane Stauffer

Speaker: John McBride, Fitness Goals and Life Skills

Next Meeting: January 10th

Update on The Port of Stockton


Rotary Club of Stockton Member Files
(Logon to DACdb required to access)
Conflict of Interest Policy 2019 Updated Club Constitution
Approved 2016/2017 ByLaws


Special thank you to everyone who contributed to The Wheel…

Editor, Leena Mittal & Michael Lara

Contact Information
Attn: Matthew Grizzle, Club Secretary
1024 W. Robinhood Dr. Suite 5
Mailing address:
P.O. Box 7457
Stockton CA 95267
Phone: (209) 472-9662
Fax: (209) 472-9664

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Rotary International President

R. Gordon R. McInally

District 5220 Governor
Waqar Rizvi

District Governor Elect
Jane Winning Madera

Stockton Rotary Club President

Walt Wager

Meeting Location
Wednesdays at 12 Noon
Stockton Golf & Country Club
3800 W. Country Club Blvd.
Stockton, CA 95209