Our Weekly Speaker Program and Field Trips

Cameron Diggon

March 9, 2020: Cameron Diggon, Homes for Heroes   read more

Court Ellingson

February 24, 2020: Court Ellingson, City of Calgary’s Economic Development Department   read more

Bonnie Johnston

February 10, 2020: Bonnie Johnston, Human Trafficking: “Not in My City”   read more

Wendy McDonald

January 27, 2020: Wendy McDonald, Inclusion Alberta / Rotary Employment Partnership   read more

Community Hubs Initiative

January 20, 2020: Jena Rampp, Rumnik Maker, and Ben Sargent, from the Community Hubs initiative.   read more

Vicki Vause

January 13, 2020: Vicki Vause, "Never Too Late"   read more

Deepak Saini

January 06, 2020: Deepak Saini, a Health, Performance and Longevity Coach   read more

Jeff Davison

December 2, 2019: Jeff Davison, Calgary Ward 6 Counsellor   read more

John Bender

November 18, 2019: Grey Cup Special: John Bender, past-Stampeder.   read more

Robert Wong

October 28, 2019: Hallowe'en Special: Robert Wong, Magician.   read more

Christine Rendell

October 21, 2019: District Governor Christine Rendell, official club visit.   read more

John Bossuyt and Sharon Fraiman October 7, 2019: Club Members John Bossuyt and Sharon Fraiman on each of their charitable associations.   read more

Matt Mosteller

September 30, 2019: “Powder" Matt Mosteller, adventurer, ski bum, journalist, wild water, grizzly bear fighter…   read more

Catherine Ford

September 23, 2019: Catherine Ford, Author, Journalist, Calgary Herald Columnist.   read more

Big Rock Brewery

September 9, 2019: Field Trip to Big Rock Brewery   read more

Tom Keenan

August 26, 2019: Tom Keenan, U of C Professor, Author, Commentator.   read more

Anne Brunet-Burgess

August 19, 2019: Anne Brunet-Burgess, General Manager, Canadian Cattle Identification Agency.   read more

Craig Button

August 12, 2019: Craig Button, TSN Commentator on Hockey.
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Manon Mitchell

July 29, 2019: Manon Mitchell, "From Cambodia: a Child's Future".
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Melody Chardon

July 22, 2019: Melody Chardon, Loss and Life Transition Coach.
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Tom Leppard

June 24, 2019: Dr Tom Leppard, Special Red and White Canada Day Programme.  read more

Phil Langill

June 10, 2019: Dr Phil Langill U of C Professor, Astronomy and Astrophysics.  read more

John Syratt

June 3, 2019: John Syratt, Antiques and Collectables dealer, collector, and appraiser.  read more

Kayam Khalfan

May 27, 2019: A presentation from Kayam Khalfan reporting on his "Adventures in Citizenship".  read more

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May 27, 2019: A presentation from RYLA participants Zachary Smith, Cassie Hall, and Claire Martin  read more

Laura Pipolo

May 13, 2019: A presentation from YEX Students: Lisa from Finland, Laura from Brazil, and Enya from Germany.  read more

Stephanie Ralph

May 6, 2019: Stephanie Ralph, Marketing Manager for Calgary Meals on Wheels  read more

Marie-Claire Arrieta

April 29, 2019: Dr Marie-Claire Arrieta, Author, Assistant Professor at Cumming School of Medicine, U of C  read more

John Rook

April 15, 2019: Dr John Rook, Managing Director (Calgary) and Director of Strategic Initiatives at The Mustard Seed  read more

Gary Mar

April 8, 2019: Gary Mar, CEO of PSAC and former Alberta Envoy to Asia and Washington  read more

Homes of Hope

April 1, 2019: A Calgary West Presentation Homes of Hope, annual housebuilding trip to Mexico  read more

Bill Faulkner

March 18, 2019: Armstrong the Guide Dog with Bill Faulkner, “He is my four legged soulmate.”  read more

Krista Poole

March 11, 2019: Krista Poole CEO of CanLearn, Improve Family and Adult Literacy  read more

Monica Ercolessi

March 4, 2019: Monica Ercolessi Fund Development for Sonshine Community Services  read more

Kirstin Evenden

February 25, 2019: Field trip to Lougheed House, with Kirstin Evenden  read more

previous years' speaker write-ups are archived on the ClubRunner site