We meet Fridays at 12:00 PM

JW Marriott SM Le Merigot
1740 Ocean Ave., Santa Monica, CA 90401

Link to our main RCSM website

Link to our Club Guide

Club Office: (310) 917-3313 RotaryClubofSantaMonica@verizon.net

Click HERE for YouTube Channel!

Mailing Address: PO Box 586, Santa Monica CA, 90406

Venue Map

Duty Roster

Club Bulletin

District Site

RCSM Resources
The Rotary Club of Santa Monica contributes thousands of hours and millions of dollars to help people locally and around the globe. Check out our impact!
The Rotary Club of Santa Monica is committed to providing an environment that is free of unlawful sexual harassment, harassment, discrimination, retaliation or bullying. In furtherance of that commitment, we have drafted the policy here
Are you looking to hire an an employee? Do you need to buy or sell a used car? Another Rotarian may be able to help! Email the details to Savi at rotaryclubofsantamonica@verizon.net and we will post them here. Drive requests are listed here as well! 
You can help us grow our membership! Here's how:
  1. Bring a prospective member to lunch. If they are interested in becoming a member, their first luncheon is on us!
  2. Distribute Rotary business cards to anyone who you think might want to learn more about Rotary. If you don't have the Rotary business cards, please ask Savi to provide some to you.
  3. Share our eblasts or Facebook posts about upcoming speakers and service events to your friends and colleagues.
  4. Please click here to download a list of the professions from which we are especially interested in recruiting people to be Rotarians.
Interested in getting to know your fellow Rotarians better? Here are some of the activities we have planned that can help you!
First Tuesday: Mix and mingle opportunity with fellow Rotarians and guests. Held every first Tuesday of the month at different local restaurants. 
Twilight Tennis and Dinner: Held every 2nd Friday of the month at the Riviera Country Club
Healthy Living Activities: Physically oriented and interesting or educational social outings (e.g., trip to Catalina, kayaking, hiking, walking tour, etc.) – 4 times a year; usually on Saturdays
Dining Club: Dinner groupings of four couples (4 Rotarians with one guest each) where each participant will host one dinner and attend three others during the year. A great way to learn more about fellow club members. 
Networking Club: Different networking groups of three or more Rotarians who get together each quarter to become better acquainted with each other’s professional lives and interests.
International Wine Festival: Afternoon/evening of delicious food, wine and live jazz music. This year it is on Sunday, November 10. 
FARF (First Annual Rotarian Function): Party with delicious food and card playing (e.g., poker).
Holiday party: December time for the holidays
Spring Fling: Spring party at a member’s home
Rotary Circles: An informal (i.e., not official) way for Rotarians to get together to have fun!
Looking for a hands-on service opportunity? Here are just a few of the options we have planned for the remainder of 2019:
September 19 – Meals on Wheels West Rotary Route - Sign up here
September 22 – Walk to End Alzheimer’s in SM (team formed in July)
September 28 – Habitat for Humanity (10 spots)
Wednesday, October 2 – Boys & Girls Club Guest Speaker Career Series  - Real Estate (1 spot). Sign up here
Saturday, October 12 – Assemble Toiletries Kit with West Coast Care at Le Merigot
Saturday, October 26 – District 5280 Camp Pendleton Visit – Help play games, decorate pumpkins, and serve lunch to military families that live at Camp Pendleton.
Wednesday, November 6 – Boys & Girls Club Guest Speaker Career Series - Financial Advisor (1 spot). Sign up here
Thursday, November 21 – Meals on Wheels West Rotary Route - Sign up here
Thursday, November 28 – Feed the Police on Thanksgiving 
Wednesday, December 4 – Boys & Girls Club Guest Speaker Career Series - Medical (1 spot). Sign up here.
Saturday, December 7 – Angel City Celebration – Health Fair/Book Fair/serve pancake breakfast, toy shopper, blood donation
Thursday, December 19 – One Voice Food Packing
Mid-December (Date TBD) - Toy drive for Connections for Children Holiday Angels and Children’s Hospital of LA  
Mid-December (Date TBD) - Salvation Army's Red Kettle Day 
December (Date TBD) – American Red Cross of Santa Monica Blood Drive

Image  Image

Contact Us:

Rotary Club of Santa Monica
P.O. Box 586
Santa Monica, CA 90406
(310) 917-3313

RotaMonica Editor & Webmaster
Savi Labensart

Iao Katagiri


Need to make up a Meeting?

Check out one of these local clubs:

Rotary Club of Pacific Palisades

Club Meetings, Thursdays at 7:15 AM

925 Haverford Ave
Pacific Palisades CA 90272


Rotary Club of Westwood

Club Meetings, Thursdays at Noon

UCLA Faculty Center
480 Charles E. Young Drive East
Los Angeles, California 90095


Rotary Club of Malibu

Starting July 1, Club Meetings Wednesdays at Noon

Pepperdine Waves Cafeteria

Pepperdine University Drescher Graduate Campus

Villa Graziadio Executive Center/LC 152

24255 Pacific Coast Hwy

Malibu, CA


Online makeup:


(two per year)


Special Santa Monica Makeups:

Rotary First Tuesday

(one per year)

Any hands-on service activity