Bakersfield Breakfast Rotary Club members are People of Action!
Find out more and join us "in real life" Wednesdays at 6:45 a.m. at the Broken Yolk Cafe, 3300 Buena Vista Rd, Bakersfield or on Zoom.
The District 5240 District Conference is Coming to a Computer Near You Soon!
The District 5240 Virtual District Conference is November 6-8, 2020; registration is now open. You can find more information and a registration link at

Here are some highlights:
  • Friday evening opening celebration: Party for Polio! Featuring Jim Messina of Loggins & Messina, Buffalo Springfield, and Poco
  • Saturday and Sunday morning General Sessions with incredible keynote presenters.
  • Saturday Breakout Sessions – choose your own training opportunity.
  • Virtual Project Expo
  • Networking, virtual meetups, and more!
  • Only $25 for Rotarians & guests, $10 for Rotaractors, and free for Interact members or youth under age 18.
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Upcoming Meeting Speakers
Mari Pérez-Dowling, Pres and CEO
Sep 23, 2020 6:45 AM
United Way of Kern County
United Way of Kern County
DG Deb Linden
Sep 30, 2020 6:45 AM
Join us on Zoom with DG Deb!
Jeremy Tobias, CEO
Oct 07, 2020 6:45 AM
Community Action Partnership of Kern
Supervisor Mike Maggard
Oct 21, 2020 6:45 AM
Mike's words on Kern County
Craig Smith
Oct 28, 2020 6:45 AM
The Mission of the Kern River Parkway Foundation
Upcoming Events
Meeting Duties
September 23, 2020
Williamson, Jason
Wilmot, Mindy
Wooldridge, Frank
Flag Salute
Alexander, Jacqueline
Visiting Rotarians
Ashcraft, Chelsea
September 30, 2020
Baker, Stephanie
Blunt, Darin
Berry, Kathy
Flag Salute
Bender, Dale
Visiting Rotarians
Bensusen, Connie
October 7, 2020
Bryant, Harry
Buoni, Marianna
Flag Salute
Burke, Thomas
Visiting Rotarians
Collup, Athena
October 21, 2020
Desme, Greg
Duerksen, William
Guerard, John
Flag Salute
Haynes, Denise
Visiting Rotarians
Heise, Marlene
Bakersfield Breakfast Rotary Club

We meet In Person
Wednesdays at 6:45 AM
Broken Yolk Cafe
3300 Buena Vista Rd
Bakersfield, CA 93311
United States of America
Meetings are also on Zoom. Email for link
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If you want to change the world, first try to improve and bring about change within yourself. That will help change your family. From there is just gets bigger and bigger. Everything we do has some effect, some impact. -Dalai Lama