Attention all Rotarians and friends of Rotary in District 6540.  For your convenience, online registration is available to sign up to attend the 2013 Rotary District Conference Celebration to be held at the Radisson Star Plaza in Merrillville, IN, April 26 & 27.  For additional information about the District Conference celebration, click (here) to review the upcoming events, breakout session topics, guest speakers and much more.  You can also go to the District Events column on the right side of this homepage, then click on the 2013 District Conference Celebration.  Then go to the bottom of the map page to click and enter the registration process.

Get energized, inspired and motivated - come to the 2013 District Conference Celebration!

On Friday, April 26th and Saturday, April 27th, we will be presenting keynote speakers, breakout sessions, and a variety of related activities to help get your Rotary club revitalized and growing.

Topics such as:  "Understanding and Managing Generations in the Workplace";  "The Four Horsemen, Facebook, Twitter, Google+, and LinkedIn";  "Our Members are Our Customers"; Servant Leadership: Living the Life".  These are all valuable tools not only for Rotary clubs, but for the workplace and for any situation that involves people.

Breakout sessions will extend these topics allowing for interactive activities.

Plenary (General) Sessions will include a delicious meal and two hours of continued activity with speakers, videos, music, awards, and more.

House of Friendship will be an area for your club to “Tell its Rotary Story in Pictures.”  Contact Bill Deibel at to reserve your club display table, as soon as possible.

Conference Literacy Project is for attendees to bring a 12” stuffed animal (reading buddy), along with your favorite children’s book for children ages 6 - 8.

National Awards will be there so you can purchase Rotary apparel and items.

ClubRunner will have a representative present to answer your questions and offer ideas to assist your club and membership.

Registration provides many options to give you an opportunity to participate:  1.) The complete conference celebration – all Friday and all Saturday sessions;  2.) Only Friday sessions or Saturday sessions;  3.) Four ala carte choices - each including a General Session, Meal & Breakouts.

Register online at: www.rotary6540.orgThe deadline for all registrations is Tuesday, April 23rd, at 6:00 PM (EDT).  Walk-ins will not be accepted, so please register in advance.

We look forward to seeing you at the 2013 Rotary District 6540 Conference Celebration!