1/18 - Dan Reiter, general manager, Springfield Cardinals
1/25 - Tom Dicke, peak flu season and history
1/18 (Thursday) - Hands-On Service Project at The Fairbanks, 4:45 to 7; setting up tables and place settings, serving dinner, and cleaning up; contact Jennifer Baker or Carl Hutchinson.
3/19, 3/20, 3/22 - Rotary and Rotaract basketball tournament to benefit Special Olympics; Springfield Southeast players practice Sundays from 3:30 to 5:30 until March 18, except for Super Bowl Sunday, Feb. 4, at Drury University's O'Reilly Family Event Center; contact Marc Mayer for more information
4/20 - 4/21 - Rock 'n Ribs Barbecue Festival, Ozark Empire Fairgrounds (This event, which is sponsored, organized and staffed by the Rotary Clubs of Springfield, raises funds for several nonprofit organizations that benefit children in the Springfield area.)