August 1, 2017 – Dariusz Dziewanski: Normalization of Violence in Cape Flats Gangs

Reporter: Janette Photos: Tom Croft; Bob Schelle Alex Vidal introduced Visitors and Guests: Visiting Rotarian: Craig Billis, District Governor Elect, from Campbell River Daybreak; Darius Dziewanski – Guest Speaker; Maya McIntyre, Anne’s daughter. Announcements: Banner will be circulated for signature and gift to last year’s president. District Governor Tom Carroll will be at the Gorge […]

July 18, 2017 – Sam Owori’s passing, new member and two significant birthdays

Reporter: Lorna Curtis President Wendy opened the meeting with a remembrance of Rotary International President Elect, Sam Owori, who unexpectedly passed away.  Wendy talked about Sam Owori’s accomplishments and aspirations. President Wendy introduced guests: Gary Lunden (guest for the last time today) Darius – Ambassadorial Scholar The group sang happy birthday to Lorna, as today […]

July 4, 2017 – Misa Hasan Adventures in Citizenship

Reporter: The Reverend Wynn Taylor President Wendy opened the Meeting and Sean Donnelly delivered the invocation. Don O’Coffey introduced the Visiting Rotarians and Guests: Jill Moore  and  Johannes Steinmann  from the Rotary Club of Tsawwassen; Graham Hill, guest of Ron Cooley President Wendy awarded Theme Pins (Making a Difference) to: Jim Force for his work […]

JUNE 27, 2017 – Board and Committee Chairs 2017

Reporter: Alyx Vidal Wendy led us in a loud O’Canada. Ron Cooley gave us grace and a joke. Turnout is good (not quite standing room only, yet!). Guest Introductions: Joan Peggs welcomed our visiting Rotarians and guests: Gary Lunden from Walla Walla: Ben Smillie and Jim Hicke from Royal Oak; Bruce Willats from Laguna Beach; […]

June 20, 2017 – Sommelier Earl Wilde

Reporter: Alyx Valdal Photos: Bob Schelle Lori’s last meeting started off with a great a cappella of O Canada. Announcements:  Please remember to hand in your $220 annual membership dues  to Vicky before July 1st. Club in a Pub is June 29th at The Penny Farthing at 5pm. Next week’s meeting (June 27th) is the installation of the new […]