PETS Alert: Training, Training, Training
By Pat and Skip Doyle
(Updated for January 18, 2016 newsletter)
We and all of you have embarked on the adventure of a lifetime. We have attended the Rotary International Training Session in San Diego, so we are ready to help all of you become well-prepared club presidents in 2016-2017.
How can we get ready to say in July 2017 that this was the best Rotary year ever?
Please put these President Elect Training Session dates on your calendar. If this is the first time you have seen these PETS dates, please contact us so we can update your contact information, at
PETS Prep: Choose one date: Thursday, February 11 or Tuesday, February 16, from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. on both dates. Remember to bring the chair of your Rotarian Youth Leadership Awards Special RYLA training will be held at the same time. To register for the February 11 session at the DoubleTree Hotel in Leominster, click here. To register for the February 16 session at the Holiday Inn in Boxborough, click here.
PETS:  Thursday, March 10 from 4:00 to 8:00 p.m., Friday, March 11 from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., and Saturday, March 12 from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.  at the Sheraton Framingham Hotel in Framingham. In order to take full advantage of these training sessions, plan to come late afternoon on Thursday late and stay through lunch on Saturday.
Post PETS (previously, District Assembly):  Friday, April 8 from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. at a place to be determined. This is the time to bring your whole team of officers for specialized training to best-perform their office.