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Members Orest Balytsky and Pamela Valdez attended the Ukrainian Food & Harvest Festival October 29 at Deerfield Ranch Winery in Kenwood.  In the photo, from left, Orest, Natalia Balytsky, Pamela and Joshua Shapiro supporting the fundraiser for Ukraine.
Everyone feated on food from various regions of Ukraine.  There were many vendors from Ukraine selling beauitful items.  Entertainment was provided by Erratic City, Acapella, Ivanna Tarantulo Filipenko and the Juggs.
Membership Chair, Kristen Myburgh inducted Phil Henry (left) and Jeff Dorais (center) in September.  
Phil is a former member of the Rotary Club of Berkeley where he served as club president in 2012-2013.  Our club reaps the benefit of Phil's retirement and relocation to Petaluma.  Phil, an architect and his wife Anna moved to the area to be near their daughter and grandchildren. 
Jeff Dorais, a realtor with Luxe International enjoys spending time with his wife Donna and their dog Parker as well as cooking, playing the drums, Pickle Ball, tasting wine and travel.

Another great day at the Petaluma Golf and Country Club!  Members and guests gathered for delicious tri-tip sandwichs before teeing off at 1 pm.  Throughout the day golfers took advantage of the beautiful weather to turn in low scores.  
Congratulations to the winning foursome -  Gary Brodie, Bill Tomrose, Steve Henris, Bob Bailey
Exchange Bank Putting Contest Champion:   Bill Tomrose 
Martin and Sigge Stengard, father and son, were visiting from Sweden recently and
shared their inspiring story at the newly-renovated Polly Klaas Community Theater
( at a Petaluma Rotary meeting on July 20 th .
Together they told their story of when the family received the devastating diagnosis for
Sigge of Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy (or DMD) when he was about 2 ½ years old.
His twin sister, Hedde, was not affected as DMD primarily affects males.
DMD is a progressive muscle disease that slowly breaks down all the muscles in the
body leading to a significantly shorter life. There have been many advances in the
management of DMD, but there is currently no cure.

Petaluma Rotary Welcomes Lori Matthews Into The Club.

Taking the reigns at his first regular meeting, new president Mike Ferris inducted Lori Matthews in the club.  Lori was raised in San Francisco graduating from Santa Clara University.  Moving to Petaluma over 25 years ago, she has been actively involved in our community. 
Membership Chairperson, Kristen Myburgh presented Lori with her Rotary pin and membership pack.  Welcome Lori!  We look forward to your involvement in the club!
Disaster Relief

Rotary helps disaster victims

The Rotary Foundation and Rotary clubs are helping communities battered by severe weather and earthquakes.


Fund-a-Teen in Need
The Rotary Club of Petaluma is looking for partners for the Fund-a-Teen in Need initiative. Our goal is to provide assistance for teens whose home support system is unable to provide the everyday necessities that being a student in today's society requires. Fill out the form below if you are interested in learning more or supporting this important effort!
About Our Club
Welcome to our Club!

Service Above Self

We meet In Person
Thursdays at 12:00 PM
Petaluma Golf and Country Club
1500 Country Club Drive
Petaluma, CA 94952
United States of America
We meet approximately three Thursdays each month for lunch and one Thursday evening for a club social. For specific meeting dates and speakers, please go to our calendar tab.
Upcoming Events
Upcoming Speakers
Upcoming Speakers
DARK - No Meeting
Dec 07, 2023
Members Holiday Party 12/2/23 at Petaluma Yacht Club
Dan Osterman, Petaluma City Schools
Dec 14, 2023
Work Based Learning
DARK - No Meeting
Dec 21, 2023
Winter Holidays
DARK - No Meeting
Dec 28, 2023
Happy New Year!
Local High School Girls Basketball Varsity Coaches
Jan 04, 2024
State of Prep Basketball
Past Speakers
Club Field Trip
Nov 30, 2023
Brooks Note Tasting Room
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