• David Ball – Spellman Museum

    The Spellman Museum is Great for ALL Ages! From Elementary to High School, and college to senior citizens, there is something at the museum for you! Programs for homeschooler families are also available. The Spellman Museum has been voted one of the three best museums for children by Nickelodeon ...

  • Bob Anthony – Adolescent Wellness

    Bob Anthony will be present to discuss Adolescent Wellness.  Bob is the president of the Wellesley Rotary and is also president of Adolescent Wellness, Inc. The Adolescent Wellness, Inc. (AWI) goal is for every youth to get through adolescence without developing symptoms of anxiety or depression. ...

  • Community forum on Opioids with James Cuddy, Executive Director of SMOC

    Join the Natick Rotary as we discuss the problem of Opioids in our community and learn ways that we can take action to make a difference.  James Cuddy will provide insight from his workings with the South Middlesex Opportunity Council dealing on the front lines of the opioid epidemic. Anyone intere...

  • Jillian Vorce – 20/20 Mindsight

    We are a team of seasoned professionals whose experience and expertise with digital marketing & public relations spans a collective four decades. In addition to traditional media, we also have exceptional resources and expertise with social media. It’s the combination of our experience along w...

  • Craig Ross – Wellness

    Dr. Ross is an entrepreneur and an award-winning researcher on faculty in the Epidemiology Department of the Boston University School of Public Health. His research focuses on emergent social and behavioral risk factors for chronic disease.

  • Dean Calivas – Stonegate Group

    Stonegate Group, LLC specializes in real estate development and property management throughout the Greater Boston area. Since 1988, we have acquired, developed, managed and leased over 500,000 sf of real estate in our almost 30 years in business.  We currently own and manage over 500 residential un...

  • Kelsey Hampton – Natick Service Council

    Kelsey Hampton is responsible for coordinating volunteer activities across all programs of the Natick Service Council, as well as maintaining the operations of the Vi Tutuny Food Pantry. Kelsey is a graduate from Providence College, and had previously worked as an Income Development Assistant the Am...

  • Dr. Brad Weiss

    Ever since idolizing his childhood pediatrician, Dr. Brad Weiss always envisioned himself as a doctor helping others feel better. He was first introduced to chiropractic health care at age eight. As an active kid and athlete Dr. Weiss used chiropractic care growing up to stay healthy and recover qui...

  • District Governor Visit – Pat and Skip Doyle

    Please join us as Pat and Skip Doyle come to visit our Club.

  • Shauna McHugh – Nutrition

    Shauna McHugh is a Massachusetts native, and has always been passionate about helping others lead healthier lives. She became interested in reading nutrition labels, and learning what certain nutrients could do for the body at a young age. Not much has changed! Shauna still spends most of her free t...

  • Tuesday Night Meeting with Josh Ostroff

    Join your friends at Natick Rotary for another weeknight meeting at the Dolphin.  this week we will be hearing from Josh Ostroff and the Cochituate Rail Trail organization.  We hope to see you there.  

  • Evening Meeting with Jen Kettell

    After caring for the Arnold Arboretum’s amazing collection for over a decade, I have busted out on my own…teaching, consulting, and peddling the best gardening tools. I spend my days sharing my passion and expertise in horticulture with homeowners and professionals. Visit jenkettell.com ...

  • Susan Nicholl

    Susan Nicholl the Executive Director of the Metrowest Visitors Bureau will be on hand to discuss issues surrounding Tourism and community outreach efforts. Launched in December of 2011, the MetroWest Tourism & Visitors Bureau stimulates economic activity in MetroWest by marketing the region̵...

  • David Xiong – Executive Mentor

  • Marg Balcom – Natick Historical Society

    The Natick Historical Society, founded in 1870, makes its mission to inspire an interest in Natick’s rich and varied history from its unique origins as a “Praying Indian Plantation” to the present day. We accomplish this through collecting and preserving artifacts, papers and materials...

  • Ralph Letner – Senior Citizens Tax Fund

    You may be eligible to receive assistance in paying a portion of the real estate taxes assessed on your residence if you meet the criteria and if adequate funding is available. Massachusetts General Law, Chapter 60 Section 3D authorizes voluntary contributions by citizens to a Tax Relief Fund. The p...

  • Lee Stone – Hope for the Children of Haiti

    THE HISTORY OF HFC The calling for the Hope for the Children of Haiti ministry began with Marion Austin, a woman of incredible courage and determination, who, at the age of 67, decided it was not too late to make a difference. After retiring from the US military with twenty years of service as a... ...

  • Phil Chernin – Music Go Round

  • Dr. Susan Swick – Child Resilience

    Susan Swick, M.D., M.P.H. is the chief of child and adolescent psychiatry at Newton-Wellesley Hospital where she also directs the Marjorie E. Korff Parenting At a Challenging Time (PACT) Program. She runs a course on parent guidance for the child psychiatry trainees at Massachusetts General Hospital...

  • Bill Newell – Vietnam Veteran

    Bill Newell, one of the last 50 marines to leave the roof of the US Embassy in Viet Nam during the fall of Saigon.  He told his story ‘Moth’ style, in a very easygoing, narrative manner.  Everyone was moved to hear him relate his experiences.  He referred to a book, “Last Men Out” by Bob....

  • Peter Golden – Israel Trip

    Peter Golden, our resident wordsmith is going to speak about his recent trip to Israel on Tuesday July 14th.  This promises to be a great event!  

  • Michelle Smith – Women of Means

    Women of Means provides compassionate and comprehensive gender-specific health care and care coordination to homeless and poor women and families on-site in 7 Boston area shelters. Personalized and tender care is delivered free of charge by teams of volunteer physicians supported by dedicated nurses...

  • David Lavalley – The Center for the Arts in Natick

    TCAN serves the MetroWest region by increasing opportunities to experience, participate in, and learn about the arts. To this end, TCAN strives to present arts programs of the highest standard that are available to everyone. TCAN dedicates its resources to providing community access to diverse arts ...

  • Temple Isreal Video / Club Assembly

    Join us as we re-screen the video that was recently shown at Temple Isreal documenting the history of  Natick’s Jewish community and the Temple from it’s beginnings to the vibrant & inclusive synagogue that it has become today. About Temple Isreal: Founded in 1944, Temple Israel o...

  • Kate Leavey – Sound and Spirit

    In 2011, a group of like-minded individuals were seeking to perform in a multi-generational choir. It was through this dedicated group that Sound & Spirit was created. With support from TCAN, Sound & Spirit found a home. With hopes of 30 members or so arriving for the first season, Sound &am...

  • Nancy Cantor The Dream Factory

    The Dream Factory Community, an educational women’s organization, trains you to be a Chief Dream Officer by giving you workshops, accountability groups, events and coaching, so you can take on your life, your work and your world.

  • Colleen Phelps Founder Strivers Runners Club

    Colleen Phelps will speak to us about Strivers Running Club, an exclusive “running club” for girls. The entire focus of our program is on building a solid foundation for a healthy, lifetime habit of running.  The focus is on girls in the 4th,5th and 6th grade girls to Strive for better athletic...

  • Josh Kraft – New England Patriots Charitable Foundation

    Josh is the President of New England Patriots Charitable Foundation where he oversees numerous initiatives, such as the Myra Kraft Community MVP Awards, License Plate Campaign and the Myra Kraft Foundation. .

  • Susan Ramsey

    Susan Ramsey, Natick’s Council on Aging Director will be joining our club to speak about the goings on at the council on aging.

  • Martha White and Jillian Wilson-Martin

    Jillian Wilson-Martin has been the Sustainability Coordinator for the Town of Natick for 2 months. This is a  job that involves reducing Natick’s energy consumption, which in turn saves the town money.   If it works for the Town, would you not want to come and hear how it may help in you...

  • Olivia Van Amsterdam – Natick InvenTeam

    Olivia with the InvenTeam Robot which has competed in many venues across the country agains many prestigious college teams and won.  All from a little town in Massachusetts called Natick.

  • Michelle Levy

    Seasoned researcher and brand strategist who leverages deep audience insight, comprehensive competitive intelligence and proven facilitation skills to develop effective brand messaging and integrated communications programs that help organizations better achieve their strategic goals. Vertical exper...

  • David Rhee on Haiti Trip

    more to come http://www.hfchaiti.org

  • Jean Patel Bushnell ITN Rides for Seniors

    Jean Patel Bushnell brings over 20 years of experience and expertise in senior services and eldercare planning, marketing and operations to her role. She has held leadership positions of Director, Channel Marketing and Communications at Lifeline Systems (now Philips Lifeline), VP, Marketing at Unite...

  • Katie Sugarman Natick Together for Youth

    Katie Sugarman, Director of Natick Together for Youth , which is a Drug-Free Communities grant-funded coalition. She has been the Director for about a year and we look forward to her insights on how Natick is progressing with bullying and substance abuse issues.

  • Jay & David Ball Ark Builders Book

        Ark Builders is a celebration of the work of a group of Jewish men at Temple Israel in Natick, Mass. It chronicles nearly three decades of design, construction and presentation to the Temple of dozens of highly artistic yet functional pieces of wooden furniture. The book traces project...

  • Jeff Buccacia 9/11 Memorial

      Jeff Buccacio is a sculptor originally from Natick.  He left the area and after college and grad school worked sculpting models and masks for various films in hollywood.  He realized he had a passion for history and has reinvented himself as a sculptor.  He recently with help of others complet...

  • Paul Castagna Revolution Martial Arts

    Sensei Paul has been training in the martial arts since 1996 and was offered his first opportunity to teach in 2000. His passion for teaching is immediately apparent in the way he interacts with his students.

  • Bob Steele Casino Expansion

    His years as a public official and civic leader, as well as his deep roots in Connecticut—including two decades living on the edge of the Mashantucket Pequot Reservation—made him uniquely qualified to write this epic story. With meticulous research concerning both Connecticut history and the imp...

  • Rabbi Harold Kushner

      Rabbi Kushner is a prominent Rabbi who served the Natick Community at Temple Israel for many years. He is also the author of “When bad things happen to good people” amongst other publications.

  • Satya Mitra – District Membership Committee Chair

    Satya Mitra, just chaired the Membership Forum for the District.  What have I done for my club?  I got a new Member!

  • Anne Lefleur The Gift of Happiness Speaker

      You Get What You Give Many of us want to be happier than we are, and the research on happiness clearly shows that having positive connections with others is essential for our well-being.  Knowing this, however, doesn’t always make it easy to create those connections.

  • Nancy Zare

    Nancy Zare will be speaking to us she teaches professionals how to generate leads and turn them into closed business. Using the B.A.N.K. Personality Sales System, we begin by differentiating 4 major decision-making styles. These types can be identified in their characteristic communication styles. I...

  • Crossroad School Speaker

    Crossroads School is an option for children with moderate to severe challenging behaviors that may preclude them from inclusion in public school environments. We are dedicated to helping our students acquire the academic, social, and vocational skills necessary to achieve their highest possible leve...

  • Jill Kovatsis – Natick Neighbor Brigade

    Jill Kovatsis started Natick Neighbor Brigade as one of the founding chapters in 2010. She joined the Neighbor Brigade mission to provide her community with a vital resource for those in need of support. To date there are over 180 volunteers ready to lend a hand! She is thrilled and inspired that Ne...