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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, 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

Photos: District Conference in Olds

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

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

June 19
President's Ball at the Ranchmen's Club

4-Way Test

Jakob HettingaOur 2019-20 outbound student is Jakob Hettinga, a Grade 12 student. Jakob is going to Belgium in August. [updated March 28, 2019]

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 April 23, 2019]

Laura PipoloOur inbound exchange student, Laura Pipolo has arrived from Brazil, and is attending St. Mary’s High School. [updated May 21, 2019]

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.

Our Club

Fund Raising
Help our club help Communities

2019 Stampede Parade & Gourmet Breakfast

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Photos of the Calgary Stampede Parade

Photos of our Parade Breakfast

Buy Tickets for the Calgary West Rotary Club's 26th annual Stampede Parade Gourmet Breakfast

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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

see photos of the New Members' Inductions

Guest Speakers & Field Trips

Past Meetings

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

Thursday Evening
see the photos

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

Gary Mar, CEO of PSAC
and former Alberta Envoy to Asia and Washington
read the article Gary Mar

Dr John Rook, Managing Director (Calgary) and
Director of Strategic Initiatives at The Mustard Seed
read the article John Rook

Dr Marie-Claire Arrieta, Ph.D, Author, Assistant Professor Cumming School of Medicine, U. of C.
read the article Marie-Claire Arrieta

Stephanie Ralph, Meals on Wheels
read the article Meals on Wheels

Upcoming Meetings

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

Monday, May 27
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
Rotary Fun and Fellowship – 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

Monday, July 1
No meeting, Happy Canada Day

Monday, July 8
“Stampede Yahoo”

Monday, July 29
Manon Mitchell, Cambodia – A Child’s Future

Monday, August 5
No meeting, Happy Heritage Day

Monday, September 2
No meeting, Happy Labour Day

Monday, October 14
No meeting, Happy Thanksgiving

Monday, October 28
Hallowe'en Magic, Treats and Goblins

Monday, November 4
RI and Calgary Rotary Clubs Foundations

November 11
All Clubs Remembrance Day Meeting
No meeting at Calgary West

Monday, November 25
Aaron Goodarzi, U of C Professor – “Evict Radon”