John Georges, publisher and CEO of The Advocate, will speak to the New Orleans Rotary Club at noon Wednesday in the Vieux Carre meeting room on the second floor of Harrah’s Hotel at 228 Poydras St. in New Orleans.

Georges will discuss his role as a community leader and his decision to purchase The Advocate.

Mayor Mitch Landrieu will the Aug. 21 speaker, discussing budget plans and city politics.

Visitors and prospective members can attend.