Morning Meeting:
Jessica LaBumbard, Executive Director
Wildwoods Wildlife Rehabilitation
Join us Wednesday morning at 7:30am in our new club location - the Kitchi Gammi Club, Great Hall - 2nd Floor, 831 E Superior St, Duluth, MN 55802! We will hear from Jessica LaBumbard, Executive Director of Wildwoods.
Wildwoods is a nonprofit wildlife rehabilitation organization in Duluth, Minnesota. They work to help orphaned, sick, and injured animals return to their natural lives. They also strive to be a resource for people who find these animals, and to educate people on ways to reduce human/wildlife conflict. Their mission is to promote understanding, appreciation, and well-being of wildlife and the world we share through compassion, care, and community involvement. 
Executive Director, Jessica LaBumbard, will share more about Wildwoods and the ways in which they serve animals and our community. 
BINGO Night - Club Social
SAVE THE DATE, and join us on Wednesday evening, August 10th for a night full of fun!
We'll start the night at Kraus-Anderson for a Bike Fest Trailer Clean-up hands-on opportunity. We'll be organizing and cleaning up the equipment used for the Bike Fest weekend. Unable to volunteer for the Bike Fest weekend? This is a great opportunity to contribute to the event!
Kraus-Anderson Construction Company
3716 Oneota St, Duluth, MN 55807
5:00pm - 6:30pm
NEXT, we'll head over to Wild State Cider for FREE BINGO (7:00pm - 8:30pm)! Order delivery from any local restaurant for dinner while we sip local cider and play free BINGO for a chance to win prizes! 
Wild State Cider
2515 W Superior St, Duluth, MN 55806
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Can't make it to both events? No problem! Join us when you can for however long you can. We can't wait to see you for a night full of Rotary fun.
Now Open (Or Damn Close): Wild State Cider in Duluth

Hermans Golf Outing Recap
It was a day of sunshine, fellowship and GOLF of course!
Thank you to the sponsors and participants of the annual Harbortown Charitable Foundation golf event at Ridgeview Country Club. 
A full recap of the event including contest winners will be included in next week's Scuttlebutt.
A HUGE thank you to golf committee for their organization of yet another successful event!
Photo Credit: CE Golf Design

Bike Fest Volunteering!
The Bike Duluth Festival is still in need of volunteers!
Please sign up and encourage friends and family to do the same. This great fundraising event will not happen without folks like you to make it happen.
Follow the link below to save your spot today while you still have your choice of spots! 
Questions? Contact Carl Maki (218.481.4200).

Upcoming Program Duties
If you have an upcoming program duty (please check the upcoming duty roster), please be sure to secure a speaker and provide notice to Chloe Strand ( as soon as that speaker is confirmed. If you are unable to confirm a speaker, please contact Rick Oase ( or Stephanie Judd ( for help, consider other program ideas like a Ted Talk, presenting yourself on a relevant topic or your business, or creating some excitement for a community organization you are passionate about. It is your program, so think about what is interesting and engaging to you and share it with others! 
If for some reason you are unable to switch duties with another member or you have simply exhausted all efforts to find a speaker, please notify Rick or Stephanie no later than 3 business days before the meeting (the Friday before the meeting your program is scheduled).
President Mary Durward is bringing her laptop to the Kitchi Gammi Club for weekly Harbortown meetings. Presenters may bring a USB drive with the PowerPoint presentation (or whatever is wanted to be shown on the projector while speaking). Please share this information with your program's presenter.
Thank you for your help and thank you to all who are working hard to find engaging content for our upcoming sessions!
Upcoming Program Duties:
11.06 - Rotary Hands On Project 
11.16 -  Rotary Foundation Day - Amber Sadowski
11.23 - Rob Haglin
11.30 - Tony Dierckins: Duluth's Grand Old Architecture - Mark Erickson
12.07 - Holiday Party (No Morning Meeting)
12.14 - Heather Salfer
12.28 - Jason Watt

Harbortown News
For news, announcements, event promotion, social media, media releases, and more, please contact Charity Johnson (  /  218-788-7288) and Chloe Strand (  /  218.340.2531).
For Scuttlebutt: If you are hosting the program speaker, please copy Chloe on the speaker's name, organization, and email. If you are the chair of a Harbortown Committee, please update Chloe on relevant information regarding grants and awards, meetings or news. Chloe and Charity will use this information to create more dynamic and engaging content to share with potential club members and on social media!
It is our goal to continue to share the good work that Harbortown Rotary is doing in our community, so your help and support is greatly appreciated! Thank you!
Harbortown Rotary 2022
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