Pulse for the Week of March 20, 2023

Back to His Roots Jim Cooper served two terms in the California Assembly, but the job he really wanted all along was the one he won in last June’s election to succeed Scott Jones as Sacramento County Sheriff. Cooper had a highly decorated, 30-year career in the Sheriff’s Department before losing to Jones back in […]

The Pulse for the Week of March 14th, 2023

This Bank is Not Under Water What’s a water bank? Does it have a drive-thru? ATMs? Does it have an app? How do we make withdrawals? Next week’s guest speaker, Sacramento Regional Water Authority Executive Director Jim Peifer, will answer those, and much more pertinent questions, at our meeting on Tuesday, March 21st, at noon […]

Pulse for the Week of March 6, 2023

Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with Kelly Perennial club favorite Kelly Brothers will join us next Tuesday for our weekly meeting. A popular local radio and TV personality as well as the former partner of a wealth management firm he co-founded, Brothers will regale attendees with stories of his family’s migration from Ireland to the U.S. […]

Pulse for the Week of February 27, 2023

  Will It Still Be the Sacramento Zoo? It appears that the day is not far off when the Sacramento Zoo will be moving. Is the move a done deal? And if it moves to Elk Grove, will it still be the Sacramento Zoo? Find out the answers to those and other questions at next […]

Pulse for the week of February 13, 2023

Pulse for the week of February 13, 2023 Flying at the Speed of Life Legendary pilot, author and nationally known inspirational speaker Brian Shul will share his remarkable story in a special presentation to Rotary Club of Sacramento at its regular weekly meeting at noon on Tuesday, February 28th, in the auditorium of the Annunciation […]

Pulse for the Week of February 6, 2023

The Pulse for the week of February 6, 2023 You’ll Love Hearing from Kitty! Broadcasting personality KITTY O’NEAL is a very public figure, whether smiling for the TV cameras while wearing fabulous evening gowns on Academy Awards red carpet, or dressed a bit more casually while behind the microphone anchoring the KFBK Radio afternoon news. […]

RCOS Newsletter for January 31-February 3, 2023

Pulse for the Week of January 30th, 2023 Brown Bag Day Next Tuesday There is no regular Rotary Club meeting next week. It is Brown Bag Day, and you will be going to the BBD session for which you registered (hopefully). Look for an email on Friday with the details for your Brown Bag meeting. […]

RCOS Newsletter for January 23-27, 2023

  Be Passionate About Our Reunion! With the pandemic in our rear-view mirror, now is the time to get long-time friends back together. And what better way to do that than by holding a Rotary Reunion—and combining it with our traditional Passions Day on January 31st? Also, don’t forget to sign up for Brown Bag […]


OUR NEXT SPEAKER HAS A FAMILIAR LAST NAME There is no Rotary meeting on January 17th because we will be honoring the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. When we reconvene on January 24th, our guest speaker will be someone whose last name also was often in the national spotlight in the turbulent 1960s. […]


Rotary Meeting, November 29, 2022 Greeters STEVE HUFFMAN (retired Huffman Strategy) and JUDY KJELSTROM (Director Emerita of the Bio-Tech Program, U.C. Davis) greeted our Rotarians returning from their Thanksgiving celebrations. The wine was poured by CLAYTON LEE (Real Estate) and NORM MARSHALL (President Headwaters Construction) and photography was provided by JOHN SWENTOWSKY (Swentowsky Photography).  JOHN […]