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

Rotary Bethany Atrium 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 October 9/18]

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.

October 24
End Polio Day
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November 11
All Rotary Clubs Remembrance Day meeting
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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!

Dan Doherty and Clarence Buckley August 24, 2018: Dan Doherty with Clarence Buckley at the BBQ in his honour.

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
Rotarians:

Linda Anderson
Richard Dahl

  • Linda Anderson Linda Anderson
  • Richard Dahl Richard Dahl

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

Rotary Clubs Remembrance Day 2018

Rotary Remembers 2018

On November 11th, Calgary and area Rotary Clubs will remember all those who served in WWI, WWII, Korea, Afghanistan and various Peace Keeping Missions. We will honor those who paid the supreme sacrifice and those who returned with physical and other injuries.

The event will be at the Carriage House Inn and begin at 10:00 on November 11th. The program will include remarks by various dignitaries, the reading of the roll of honor, and 2 minutes of silence at the 11th hour. Our speaker will be Dr. David Bercuson. A full course meal will end the proceedings.

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Guest Speakers & Field Trips

Mary MoranOctober 15, 2018: Mary Moran, CEO of Calgary's 2026 Olympics Bid Committee  read the article

October
Economic and Community Development Month

October 22
No Meeting in favor of “All Clubs” meeting on Wednesday October 24

October 24
All Clubs Rotary “Polio Plus” Meeting
6:00 pm at the Global Cinema to celebrate World Polio Day with District 5360.

Click for tickets End Polio Now, World Polio Day

October 29
at the Danish Canadian Club
Hallowe'en Costumes, Goblins, and the Magic of Atsushi Ono

November
Foundation Month

November 5
RI Foundation and Calgary Rotary Clubs Foundation

November 11
All Rotary Clubs Remembrance Day meeting
10:00 am at the Carriage House Inn
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November 12
No Meeting, Remembrance Day

November 19
Grey Cup Programme with Tom Higgins, Keynote Speaker and CFL Head Coach, Calgary, Edmonton and Montreal

November 26
Lorelei Higgins, Indigenous Relations, Rotary Peace Fellowship

December
Disease Prevention and Treatment Month

December 3
Team Meeting

December 10
Field Trip to the New Calgary Library

December 17
St Matthews School Children’s Choir

December 24
No Meeting, Christmas Eve

December 31
Special Programme New Year's Eve Party (tentative)

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January
Vocational Service Month

January 7
Tina Varughese, Motivational Speaker

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

January 21
Special Robbie Burns Day programme with
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”

March
Literacy Month

March 4
Local Rotary Community Service

April
Maternal and Child Care Month

April 22
No Meeting, Easter Monday

May
Youth Service Month

May 20
No Meeting, Victoria Day

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Calgary West Rotary Club

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