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Rotary After Hours

Rotary After Hours

Are you interested in service? Does Rotary appeal to you? Is getting out to Monday noon meetings a hassle?

Check out Rotary Calgary West After Hours. This vibrant group meets in a casual setting twice a month to connect and to make a difference supporting causes they are passionate about. Learn More

Welcome, Tim Anderson

The Calgary West Rotary Club is a group of like-minded people who have a passion for making a difference and having fun while doing it. We are leaders committed to the ideal of serving others in our community and internationally.

Why not check us out? We meet Mondays at 12:10 noon at the Grey Eagle Hotel and visitors are welcome!

  • A Safe Place for Leaders
  • Meetings offering value, relevance
  • Interesting, informational and educational speakers
  • Connect with positive People
  • Mentor and be mentored
  • Engaging local and international service projects
  • Fun and fellowship

Photos, Fundraisers & Events

Halloween Magic photos in Pictorials

Emma Raleigh-SmithOur 2018-19 outbound student is Emma Raleigh-Smith, a Grade 12 student at Bishop Carroll High School. Emma is going to Brazil. [updated November 8/18]

Laura PipoloOur inbound exchange student, Laura Pipolo has arrived from Brazil, and is attending St. Mary’s High School. [updated Sept 21/18]

Visit our Youth Programmes page [updated June 1/18]  for links to our Rotary Youth Programmes, and to read articles and reports from our Youth Reps.

2019

May 1 - 3
District Conference in Olds

May
Feed the Hungry

June 1 - 5
Rotary International Conference in Hamburg

Our Club

We meet for lunch on Mondays at 12:10 pm

at the Grey Eagle Hotel, 3779 Grey Eagle Drive (corner of 37 St SW & Glenmore Trail)  click for directions

Rotarians who bring guests are asked to please email Jessica Presnail, Catering Manager at: jpresnail@greyeaglecasino.ca by the Thursday before the meeting to register so the Hotel can prepare the proper number of meals. Thank you!

Marlene and Dan Doherty We are the proud home of District 5360 Governor Dan Doherty and his wife Marlene.

Calgary West member Darren Grierson (L) facilitated a donation of $100,000 from the Desjardin Group to the Rotary-Atrium project. Past President Tony Knight (R) appeared on Global News Radio 770 CHQR with Gord Gillies and Sue Deyell to break the news about the donation and to describe the Atrium and why it is important. Jennifer McCue, President and CEO of Bethany (C) received the cheque.

Darren Grierson, Jennifer McCue, and Tony Knight

Click here for Morning News Podcast
Global News Radio 770 CHQR

Welcome Newest
Rotarian:

Linda Anderson

  • Linda Anderson Linda Anderson

Local Community Service in action

Rotary Employment Partnership from Allan (Al) McMillan
Please have a look at the REP Newsletter as well as this Video highlighting Geologic Systems Inc. work with the Rotary Employment Partnership.

Habitat for Humanity

Guest Speakers & Field Trips

Atsushi OnoOctober 29, 2018: Atsushi Ono, Illusionist Extraordinaire,  see the photos

November
Foundation Month

Rotary Remembers Ceremony

Calgary West well represented on the platform at citywide Rotary Remembers on November 11, 2018.

November 19
Grey Cup Programme with Tom Higgins
Tom Higgins Grey Cup winning head coach and Keynote Speaker

November 26
Lorelei Higgins
City of Calgary Indigenous Relations Strategist Lorelei Higgins 2019 Rotary Winner of Peace Fellowship Certificate Program at Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand. Read about Rotary Peace Fellowships

December
Disease Prevention and Treatment Month

December 3
Team Meeting Team Meeting

December 10
Field Trip to the New Calgary Library
New Calgary Library

Thanks to Bill Tapuska and Gerry Meek we will have lunch in the new restaraunt followed by a guided tour. WORLD-CLASS!

December 17
St Matthews School Children’s Choir Singing Children

December 24
No Meeting, Christmas Eve

December 31
No Meeting, New Year's Eve

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January
Vocational Service Month

January 7
Tina Varughese, Motivational Speaker Tina Varughese

Tina will make you laugh, cry, and rethink how you communicate across cultures.

January 14
Keith Blake, Chief of Police, Tsuut’ina Nation Keith Blake

January 21
Special Robbie Burns Day programme with
Bagpipes Dominik Diamond of Jack FM

January 28
Stuart Cullum, President of Olds College

February
World Understanding Month

February 4
World Community Service, HEDC Programme

February 11
Special Programme Valentine's Day

February 18
No Meeting, Family Day

February 20
Evening Meeting “Rotary West Radio LIVE”

February 25
Field Trip Lougheed House
Kristin Evenden
Executive Director

March
Literacy Month

March 4
Local Rotary Community Service

March 25
Noon Assembly/ Team Meeting

April
Maternal and Child Care Month

April 22
No Meeting, Easter Monday

May
Youth Service Month

May 20
No Meeting, Victoria Day

May 27
Youth Program: RYLA, Adventures in Citizenship, YEX

June
Rotary Fellowship Month

June 17
Gavel Turnover, Tim Anderson to Gerry Meek – Team Meeting

June 24
Special Canada Day Programme

More News and Photos on
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Calgary West Rotary Club

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