Multi-district PETS – March 12-14, 2020 Mayo Civic Center, Rochester, MN - The North Central Presidents-Elect Training Seminar is an annual multi-district training event for incoming Rotary Club Presidents-Elect, and Presidents-Nominee.  Please submit the names of these officers to Nicole Rawden for marketing information will be distributed to these officers starting soon.  All are welcome to attend.  The registration cost is $245 by January 31 and $270 after January 31.  District 5610 President-Elects registration fee will be covered by District 5610.  Checkout the program agenda, speaker line-up, and videos on why you should attend at https://www.ncpets.org/.

District 5610 Conference - April 24-25, 2020 Hot Springs, SD Friday afternoon, evening and Saturday morning.  We have booked Tom Gump from Minnesota.  Tom will be speaking on the first ever Veterans Serving Veterans Rotary Club and will offer a mini-workshop on how to start a cause-based Rotary Club.  Jon Ruybalid of Whiteclay Makerspace will be speaking on our first ever effort at a host global grant project. It is a joint effort between Whiteclay Makerspace, Inc. and District 5610 designed to support Oglala Lakota artists and craftspeople with an economic and community development project.  Weather permitting, we will be offering a service project at the maker space in White Clay, NE.  Another presentation will be on our first ever Disaster Response grant to address Pine Ridge Reservation homes damaged by the bomb cyclones of 2019.  Look for more conference information in the near future on the district website and for registration and lodging information in February.