Club Executives
President Elect
Vice President
Immediate Past President
Director Term End 2020
Director Term End 2020
Director Term End 2021
Director Term End 2021
Club Admin/Coordinator
Club Protection Officer
Community Service
Communications - PR External
Communications - WJ Bulletin Editor
Constitution/ByLaws Chair
Fund Raising Co-Chair
Fund Raising Co-Chair
Good Cheer Chair
International Service Chair
Invocation Chair
Meeting Day Chair
Membership Chair
Music Chair
New Mainers Initiative Chair
Program Co- Chair
Program Co-Chair
Opioid Task Force Co-Chair
Opioid Task Force Co-Chair
Rotary Foundation Chair
Sergeant -At-Arms
Web Administrator
Web Administrator Assistant
Youth Service Chair

The Windjammer

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Welcome to the
Rotary Club of Portland, Maine!

Portland Rotary

Service Above Self

We meet Fridays at 12:15 PM
The Clarion Hotel
1230 Congress Street
Portland, ME  04102
United States of America
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Portland Rotary
will meet
Friday, October 18, 2019
at The Clarion Hotel
1230 Congress Street, Portland
This Week at Rotary
Aimee Petrin is the Executive & Artistic Director of Portland Ovations, an 89-year-old multidisciplinary presenter. Since her 2006 arrival, Petrin has led the organization through three exhaustive strategic planning processes; launched a new arts education and community-based outreach program; secured major funding from Jane’s Trust and a new dedicated Endowment; led Ovations’ first commissions of new works; introduced an expanded contemporary dance series and is actively building audiences in dance, contemporary chamber music and culturally specific art forms. These advancements culminated in the highly successful renaming and rebranding of the organization. In 2010, ‘The Portland Phoenix’ named her one of Portland’s Most Influential People. She is active in the field, participating in regional and national grants panels, showcase juries, curating excursions, and panels; and is committed to initiating and supporting regional performing arts projects. The 2014 commission and stage presentation of Daniel Sonenberg’s “The Summer King,” which went on to enjoy national productions. Petrin is a member of the University of Southern Maine Board of Visitors and is an Advisor to the National Dance Project a program of New England Foundation for the Arts. Previously, she has served on the board of Association of Performing Arts Presenters, the Bates Dance Festival Advisory Board and the Maine Arts Commission and as an international delegate for New England Foundation for the Arts. Petrin was previously at the Flynn Center in Burlington, VT. She graduated with honors and Phi Beta Kappa from the University of Vermont.
Her topic is “Backstage at Portland Ovations.” She plans to talk about programming, performers and personalities, as well as operations.

If you would like to mark your calendars,
we are scheduled at the following locations
through December 2019:

Oct 18 - The Clarion
Oct 25 - TBD Service Project

Nov 01 - The Clarion
Nov 08 - Seasons Event & Conference Ctr
            Ramada Plaza, 155 Riverside St, Portland

Nov 15 - The Clarion
Nov 22 - The Clarion
Nov 29 - NO MEETING - Thanksgiving 

Dec 06 - The Clarion
Dec 13 - The Clarion
Dec 20 - The Clarion
Dec 27 - NO MEETING - Christmas

Blue BOLD dates are scheduled Board meeting days.

Any questions, please contact Loretta at:

The meeting minutes for Portland Rotary Club's Board of Directors are posted on our website the month following their approval. From the "Home Page," click on the "Board Meeting Minutes" in the listing at the left and then the date of the minutes you would like to review. 

Veteran's Appreciation Lunch 2019-Register Here
Volunteer Opportunities
Cultivating Community - Community Service Program
Oct 25, 2019
62 Elm Street, Portland
Bob Johnson, Scratch Bakery
Nov 01, 2019
Starting Various Businesses
Mike Fortunato
Nov 15, 2019
D-Day - World War II
Troy Moon, One Climate Future
Dec 06, 2019
Action For Climate Change
Dec 13, 2019
Jim Ciampi, Musician
Dec 20, 2019
Holiday Program
Currently on our Facebook Page...


Missed a program/speaker?
You can watch our recent Portland Rotary Club speakers on the Community Television Network website click HERE.