Speaker Date Topic
Jasmine Aantjes & Colin Dacre Oct 17, 2017
A Lesson in Social Media & Social Networking

Jasmine is the General Manager & Colin is the News Director at the Penticton office of Castanet.net, an online social media outlet. Jasmine & Colin will review our internet options to market events and expand our networking capacity. 

Harry McWatters Oct 24, 2017
The wine industry in the south Okanagan & Time Winery

 Harry is the man who put BC on the international wine map! In 1980 he founded the Sumac Ridge Winery. Since that time his accomplishments have been many, including the founding chair of the BC Wine Institute, founding chair of VQA Canada, founding chair of the Okanagan Wine Festival, recipient of the Order of BC and Diamond Jubilee Medal of Queen Elizabeth II, and was name by the City of Penticton as "One of the 20 most influential people of the Century". Harry's most recent project was the Time Winery in the old Penmar Building in Downtown Penticton.

Christy Malden & Halloween Program Oct 31, 2017
A thumbnail profile from member Christy Malden and a short Halloween program.
Lloyd Higgs Nov 07, 2017
Rotary Foundation

Lloyd is our Foundation Director and November is Foundation Month. So Lloyd will provide a program of information on the good things the Foundation does for our club and worldwide.

Dorothy Tinning Nov 14, 2017
The Essential Elements of a Visual Artist

Dorothy is a long-time Penticton resident and former Mayor. She is a full-time artist who's paintings celebrate the uniqueness of our local landforms, while reflecting the beauty and mystery of the Okanagan area. Dorothy was the featured artist at the 2017 Meadowlark Festival, has been a presenter at several workshops, and recently had her own shows at art galleries in Penticton and Kelowna.

Jean Jacobson & President Alex Bodden Nov 21, 2017
Election of Officers & Club Business

A slate of officers for the 2018-2019 executive will be proposed and an election held. President Alex will also hold a club business meeting with reports from various committees.

Evening Party Dec 12, 2017
No AM meeting, but an evening party to celebrate the holidays.