The Jacksonville Rotary Club meets every Friday at Hamiltion’s, located at 110 North East Street in downtown Jacksonville, Illinois. Social time begins at 11:30, and the meeting begins promptly at 12 noon and ends no later than 1pm. Meetings typically last one hour. Lunch is available for purchase from 11:30 until 12:30 for $9, checks made payable to the Jacksonville Rotary Club, cash also accepted. No credit cards accepted at this time but there is an ATM located in the building.
Occasionally, meetings are cancelled due to holidays or other conflicts. Please check with the club calendar or club president (see club leadership) to confirm.
Typical meetings include:
– Opening Pledge of Allegiance, song, and invocation
– Announcements – Singing
– Guest introductions and songs of welcome
– Recognitions and Rotations
– Guest speaker
– Recitation of the Four Way Test.
Meetings are casual, with most members arriving during their work lunch hours. Dress is Business to business casual, as each member is typically dressed in their work attire.
The group often meets on the first Monday of each month at 5:00 at Bahan’s in downtown Jacksonville. This is a social get-together for club members and their guests. Check the club calendar for the next scheduled social.
Visiting Rotarians are always welcome. Non-Rotarian visitors are by invitation, and are accompanied by a host. If you are interested in attending a meeting, contact a club member, or contact the Chair of the membership committee, the current president elect.