What's New?
In this episode, Karyn sits down with Volunteer Manager, Lindy Engelken, of DARTS - an organization dedicated to enriching the lives of our aging community. Lindy outlines the history of the DARTS, the variety of services they provide to senior citizens, the need for volunteers, and how you can help.
 
 
 
Our club was recognized as a ShelterBox Hero for our contributions to their organization. 
 
In this episode, Karyn sits down with Gina Lindquist, Executive Director of The Drawer in Eagan, MN to discuss their mission to bring warmth and dignity to the homeless, underserved, and underprivileged. 
 
 
In this episode, Karyn sits down with Issac Russell - Public Policy Expert and Candidate for Ward 3 for the St. Paul City Council - to discuss his journey from homelessness to leadership. Issac is currently the Director of Public Policy for the Center for Economic Inclusion, and has nearly 10 years of legislative and policy leadership. He intends to use this foundation to serve the St. Paul, MN community and further the city's initiatives
 
 
 
Join us at the Med Cafe tomorrow (12/12) at 12pm to hear Karen Richter, Past President of the National Pork Board, help us rethink food myths. 
 
In this episode of The Rotary Round Table Karyn sits down with Steve Stoutenburg, the Director of Student Engagement for Destiny Rescue - an organization dedicated to the rescue and rehabilitation of children enduring sexual exploitation and slavery. We touch the tip of the iceberg on human trafficking, how it happens, where it happens, what Destiny Rescue is doing to help, and how you can help too
 
 
 
Join us at the Med Cafe today (11.7) at 12pm to hear Tim Mulcrone, Polio Chair of District 5950, tell us more about the foundation and Polio Plus programming. 
 
Join us at 12pm today at the Med Cafe to hear Bob Nicholas, Head Coach of the Burnsville Mountain Bike Club, share about the club mission, his coaching experiences, and how cycling helps kids build courage and resilience.
 
Join us today (10/17) at 12pm at the Mediterranean Cruise Cafe for a visit from Meet the MN Makers Founder, Michelle Sharp. 
 
Join us tomorrow (10/10) at 12pm at the Mediterranean Cruise Cafe for a visit from Birnamwood Golf Course Superintendent, Daniel Rootes. 
 
Jeff Mortensen, President & CEO of 360 Communities, sits down with Karyn in the this episode to share about how his team gets into the gemba with violence prevention, school success, and community stability. 
 
 
Join us at 12pm at the Med Cafe for a visit from National Speaker, Cozy Wittman, from the College Inside Track. 
 
The Rotary Round Table 
 
It's official - we have a podcast! Join us for new episodes every other Tuesday on The Rotary Round Table, where we discuss missions, narratives, topics, and stories that intersect with the Rotary adage- Service Above Self. 
 
Check out our first episode featuring Dan Kealey, the Board Director & President of the Burnsville Festival & Fire Muster. 
 
 
Join us at 12pm tomorrow at the Med Cafe for our Alumni Lunch & special visit from our District Governor, Lloyd Campbell. 
 
What is Burnsville Rotary, anyway? Find out by watching this short video.