Lewiston - On Thursday, May 11, at the Ramada Inn, Lewiston, Juliana L’Heurex, will be the featured guest speaker at the LA Rotary from noon to 1 p.m. On May 23, 2017 the Franco-American Collection at the University of Southern Maine Lewiston Auburn College (USM LAC) on Westminister Street in Lewiston is hosting an exhibit and community presentation to highlight the contributions of veterans to our nation's wars and military campaigns. Juliana L'Heureux is an FAC Board member and chair of the May 23, veterans exhibit and program. She has written about Franco-Americans for 30 years through newspaper articles and published essays. Her on line blog on the Bangor Daily News website is titled "Franco-American News and Culture". She served on the Franco-American Task Force appointed by the Maine Legislature and was recognized in the Franco-American Hall of Fame. As a member of the Rotary Club of Portland and a Rotarian since 1998, she enjoys speaking to our colleagues about "Service Above Self" and supporting our role as Community Service leaders. A keynote presenter at the May 23 program is Colonel Donald Dubay, USA-Ret, a native of Lewiston who grew up in Auburn, now living with his family in North Carolina. Colonel Dubay will be the guest on May 23, to speak about his diplomatic career in the Middle East. Mrs. L'Heureux is a resident of Topsham. Reservations are not required to attend the Rotary meeting. Lunch is available for $10 in the Fusion Restaurant at the Ramada, 490 Pleasant Street, Lewiston. FMI on future Rotary speakers, contact President-Elect and Program Chair, Monica Millhime, 753.9040 or email email@example.com.