Event Types

We have scheduled Andy Schwab to discuss the Fintry Queen & his goal to relocate the ship to Penticton. The meeting will also feature our Student of the Month for February.

Andy Schwab & Student of the Month
Feb 06, 2018
Unsung Citizen Program & Business Meeting
Feb 13, 2018

Manisha will discuss the Okanagan Similkameen Neurological Society's functions and new projects.

Manisha Willms
Feb 20, 2018

Ian is the City of Penticton's Engineer. He has just finished working with consultants on an updated strategy for the Penticton Creek. This is a high profile project that should be of interest to all of us.

Ian Chapman, City Engineer
Feb 27, 2018

The Okanagan watershed straddles the international border, requiring joint water management to meet the various needs for a clean, sustainable supply. This is done by the International Osoyoos Lake Board of Control (IOLBC). Anna is the Executive Director of the Okanagan Basin Water Board and sits on the IOLBC. She will outline issues and the new documentary "A River Film" which showcases the Okanagan Watershed, its people, the various competing needs for water, and how this is managed.

Anna Warwick Sears, ED Okanagan Basin Water Board
Mar 06, 2018

Anthony Haddad is the Director of Development Services for the City of Penticton. Anthony has assisted a Task Force with the development of a new plan for economic development. He, and a member of the Task Force, will attend the March 13th meeting to outline the main focuses of the strategy.

Anthony Haddad, Director of Development Services
Mar 13, 2018

Jean is traveling to Guatemala to participate in a Rotary funded literacy project. She also hopes to make contact with Guatemala Rotary Clubs for a possible future international project with our club. Jean will prepare photos and story about her trip and the project.

Jean Jacobsen
Mar 27, 2018
Apr 02, 2018 10:00 AM –
Apr 07, 2018 6:00 PM

This will be Cheryle's final report to our club as she is wrapping up her final year of a 3 year AG term.

Cheryle King
Apr 03, 2018
Student of the Month & Club Business
Apr 10, 2018

Liquid biopsies are ultrasensitive blood tests that promise to revolutionize cancer detection, diagnosis and treatment. Mac Paterson has dedicated a lifetime of work in cancer research in Canada, Singapore and the Middle East. Mac is also a member of the Penticton Sunrise Rotary Club.

Dr. Mac Paterson
Apr 17, 2018

Ian will provide an update on and overview of the YES youth initiatives.

Ian Gerbrandt
Apr 24, 2018

Lyndie Hill is the Manager of the Hoodoo Adventures Company of Penticton. Lyndie has a presentation on the company’s programs, corporate events, and clubs. We will also have our student of the month presentation.

Lyndie Hill & Student of Month
May 01, 2018

Jayme has a presentation on the Meadowlark Festival. We are sponsoring a couple of the 2018 festival events.

Jayme Friedt
May 08, 2018
May 12, 2018
8:00 AM – 12:00 PM

This is a home-away-from-home for out-of-town families of patients in the Kelowna General Hospital. Could be of huge benefit to Penticton residents.

Chandel Schmidt
May 15, 2018

Rotarian Linda Ruby will give an overview of her life story. Directors will discuss club projects and business.

Linda Ruby
May 22, 2018

We are arranging several presentations on youth services and the student exchange, promoting Rotary International's theme for the month of May which is Youth Services.

Youth Services Leaders
May 29, 2018

Dori will review her year in Canada and preparations for returning home to Hungary.

International exchange student Dori
Jun 12, 2018

The installation will take place in the evening at the Linden Gardens in Kaleden. This is a great night shared with club members and spouses.

Installation Night
Jun 19, 2018
Jun 22, 2018 12:00 PM –
Jun 24, 2018 12:00 PM

In-coming President John will give a thumbnail talk outlining his personal history. Also an opportunity for directors to review club projects & areas.

John Pethybridge
Jul 03, 2018

Several club members will present on their experiences at the June 23-27 international convention in Toronto. The next convention is set for June 1-5, 2019 in Hamburg, Germany.

Club Members
Jul 10, 2018

Dennis has been the museum curator for several years. He will discuss changes, current programs, and possible goals for the museum programs & space.

Dennis Oomen (tentative)
Jul 17, 2018

There will be no morning meeting as an evening potluck BBQ and social is planned.

No Morning Meeting
Jul 24, 2018
Aug 04, 2018
9:00 AM – 5:00 PM