Charter members celebrate new Rotary Club in Elgin Posted in: Lifestyle Elgin’s new Rotary Club officially kicked off their founding with a charter celebration on Friday evening, January 21. The group, which has been meeting since last year, became official with the creation of their charter in October. The celebration at Firewild on Main included remarks from Rotary Club of Elgin President John Higgins and Rotary District Governor Beverly Luedke. Photos by Julianne Hodges ...PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!