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Rotary West Radio
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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, 3779 Grey Eagle Drive (corner of 37 St SW & Glenmore Trail)  click for directions, 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

Making Strawberry Shortcakes

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

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 February 6, 2019]

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.

Homes of Hope
home building trip to Mexico

May 3 - 5, 2019
District Conference Olds, Alberta in Olds

May 5
Feed the Hungry Feed the Hungry, 2016 at St Mary's Church

May 29
Pick up your PRE-ORDERED Plants & Veggies
11:30 am - 4:00 pm
Bishop Kidd School
1420 - 28 Street SE, Calgary NStep

June 1 - 5, 2019
Rotary International Conference Hamburg, Germany in Hamburg, Germany

Our Club

Fund Raising
Help our club help Communities

Children holding a sign saying Water is Life

Celebrate ‘Water is Life!’ Dinner & Dance

Help us raise funds to provide clean water for villagers in Honduras!

Date: March 30, 2019
Time: 6:30 – Midnight

Tickets and Details

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

CalWest Rotarians raised $350,000 for this project!

The Atrium: We Did It

We Helped Raise $1,000,000

Calgary West member Darren Grierson (L) facilitated a donation of $100,000 from the Desjardins Group to the Rotary-Atrium project. Click here for Past President Tony Knight (R) on Global News Radio 770 CHQR

Darren Grierson, Jennifer McCue, and Tony Knight

Our Newest Members

New Members' Inductions

Guest Speakers & Field Trips

Past Meetings

Rotary West at the Joyce
Glenn Street (R), founder of Street Characters Mascots, Interviews President Tim Anderson
see the photos Glen Street Interview President Tim

Lougheed House Field Trip
Excellent meal, great fellowship
Informative talk and tour with ED Kristin Evenden
read the article 4 Photos at Lougheed House

Upcoming Meetings

Monday, March 4
Monica Ercolessi
Fund Development, Sonshine Community Services
read the article Monica Ercolessi

Monday, March 11
Literacy Program with Krista Poole, CEO Can Learn read the article Krista Poole

Monday, March 18
Armstrong the Guide Dog with Bill Faulkner Bill Faulkner

Monday, March 25
Noon Assembly/ Team Meeting Club Assembly

Thursday Evening
a regular meeting at an informal venue
March 28
"Sundown Safari" from the participants who recently travelled to Africa.

Monday, April 1
Just Back from Mexico!
Homes of Hope House Building Team
15th Home Build Anniversary
Featuring those who participated Homes of Hope Build in Mexico

Monday, April 8
Gary Mar, CEO of PSAC Gary Mar and former Alberta Envoy to Asia and Washington
topic: "What's Up with China?"

Monday, April 15
Dr John Rook, Managing Director (Calgary) and
Director of Strategic Initiatives at The Mustard Seed John Rook and Author of "Beyond Shelters"
Morning Show InterviewGlobal News Logo

Monday, April 22: No Meeting, Easter Monday

Thursday Evening
a regular meeting at an informal venue
April 25
details coming soon

Monday, April 29
Fascinating Details of Gut Microbiome Science
Author, World-class Researcher
Dr Marie-Claire Arrieta, Ph.D, Assistant Professor Cumming School of Medicine, U. of C. Marie-Claire Arrieta

Monday, May 6
Meals on Wheels – A Calgary West Project

Monday, May 13
Rotary West – In House “Fun and Fellowship” Programme

Monday, May 20
No Meeting, Victoria Day

Thursday Evening
a regular meeting at an informal venue
May 23
details coming soon

Monday, May 27
Laura Pipolo - Youth Exchange - Adventures in Citizenship - RYLA

Monday, June 3
Manning Innovation Awards tentative

Monday, June 10
Dr. Phil Langill, U of C Professor, Astronomy and Astrophysics

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

Monday, June 24
Special Red & White Canada Day Programme

Thursday Evening
a regular meeting at an informal venue
June 27
details coming soon