Christine's prediction was 2:36 pm. Prize $1170.00
Lorenzo Durante presenting cheque to Christine Hoey.
ICE OUT WINNER 2019-05-13 05:00:00Z 0
Everyone welcome
India Presentation and Pizza night, by Sylvie MacDonald on Thursday March 7 at 6:30pm. Come hear about her personal experiences, Rotary projects, historical events and current events, all in one!
Sylvie's Friendship Adventure in Inda Susan Barclay 2019-03-04 06:00:00Z 0
Lobsterfest 2018-08-30 05:00:00Z 0
Thanks to all who helped: Lorenzo Durante, Collin Hochestedler, Wendy MacDonald, Bill and Susan Hochestdler, Kirk and Sylvia Drew, Greg and Sylvia Davis, Elaine and Ed Thompson, Reg and Edna Drew, Phillip Drew, Peter and Susan Barclay, Rotary District 5550, Rotary Club of Sioux Lookout, Fresh Market Foods, Guardian Eagle Lodge, Municipality of Sioux Lookout Recreation Department and all the host families.
Successful Annual Wilderness Canoe Camp Susan Barclay 2018-07-19 05:00:00Z 0
One Exchange Ends...Another Begins 2018-06-21 05:00:00Z 0
The Sioux Lookout Rotary Club was pleased to have Assistant Governor Fred Wright at tonight’s meeting! He presented President Susan  Barclay with a certificate to honour our club’s 75th year! He also updated us on what’s been going on in the district! Thank you for your visit Fred, it’s always a pleasure to have you among us.
Recognizing 75 Years of Rotary in Sioux Lookout 2018-02-08 06:00:00Z 0
2018-19 RI President Barry Rassin wants Rotary members to Be the Inspiration 2018-02-07 06:00:00Z 0
Snow is on the ground and weather is getting colder. The Community Ice Candle Service is being held Friday, December 22, 2017 beginning at 6:00 pm at St. Andrew's church
Candles can be placed in memory of your loved one(s) at any of the cemeteries, at one of the churches in town.
How do you get your Candles? Candle order forms are available at Fresh Market or email

Rotary will also be at the Chamber Last Minute Market on December 16 at the Sunset inn & Suites taking orders for candles.
Annual Memorial Candle Service 2017-12-07 06:00:00Z 0
Monster Bingo December 14 2017-12-01 06:00:00Z 0
Almond Sale sb 2017-11-09 06:00:00Z 0
Sunset at Rotary Park 2017-10-29 05:00:00Z 0
Partnership With Dryden Rotary Radio Bingo 2017-10-06 05:00:00Z 0
Lobsterfest Thank You 2017-10-04 05:00:00Z 0
It’s that time of year again! Lobsterfest is fast approaching. We sell out every year so get your tickets quick. There is a choice of Lobster or ribs, a silent auction, a penny auction, 50/50 draw, and a prize for best decorated table!

To reserve seats text
(807) 629-1145
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Our Rotary Club would like to wish these two a great adventure abroad, Ben will be going to Italy and Clara will be in Sioux Lookout from Belgium, both will experience a year as an Exchange Student miles away from their homes!
Youth Exchange 2017-18 2017-09-05 05:00:00Z 0
The Rotary Club of Sioux Lookout presented the Jack McKenzie Memorial Award to the the Nordic Nomads Ski Club. For the excellent work they do in creating and keeping the Xcountry ski trails in our community. In particular the award recognizes the work of Ron Laverty and John Davies over the last 5 decades.
Jack McKenzie Memorial Award 2017 2017-08-05 05:00:00Z 0

   International Dinner 2017

The international dinner was a fantastic way to end their trip, they  have built wonderful memories which will last a life time and learned to work well together in Ontario's wilderness north land covering 160km and 6 portages! Way to go Taiwan, Spain, Turkey, Czech Republic, Russia, Belgium, Poland, Slovakia, Italy and of course our leaders from Canada!
International Dinner 2017 2017-07-18 05:00:00Z 0
Rotary Exchange Students with their counsellors, parents and the District Youth Exchange Team gathered in Russell Manitoba for the weekend. The Outbound students in their brand new red jackets include Ben Martin from the Rotary Club of Sioux Lookout and in the front right corner, proudly displaying her Spanish flag is Rebeca Lopez our Inbound Student this year.
Rotary Youth Exchange Weekend in Russell Manitoba 2017-05-01 05:00:00Z 0
Inspiring Sioux Lookout Youth Exchange Student  2017-04-29 05:00:00Z 0
Rendezvous With Rebeca
The Rotary Club of Sioux Lookout is working with our Rotary Exchange Student, Rebeca, to help her raise funds for a Shelter Box. A fun filled day at Dick and Mary McKenzie's camp is being planned for March 25.
Raising Funds for Shelterbox 2017-02-25 06:00:00Z 0
Tri Club Meeting on Hockey Day in Kenora 2017-02-19 06:00:00Z 0

Lobsterfest 2016 was a success! Thank you to everyone who made this event possible.

Lobsterfest Fact: The steamer for the Lobsters is brought from Kenora by the Rotary Club of Kenora and they even cook them for us! Thank you to the Volunteers who made the drive up!

A very Successful Lobsterfest 2016-09-25 05:00:00Z 0
Rebecca with counsellor Sylvie
Thursday night we formally welcomed our exchange student! This is Rebecca. She is from Spain and I'm sure over the next year we will be learning much more about her. Thank you to Sylvie for all that she has done and thank you to the host families that make this program possible!
Welcome Rebecca 2016-08-27 05:00:00Z 0
Save the Date - Lobsterfest 2016 2016-08-20 05:00:00Z 0

Posted with permission from The Sioux Lookout Bulletin.

Tim Brody - Associate Editor
Leading the committee to help an Eritrean refugee family find a new home in Sioux Lookout has earned Michela Pauselli Salter the 2016 John Alexander “Jack” McKenzie Memorial Award.
Presented each year by the Rotary Club of Sioux Lookout during the opening ceremonies of the Blueberry Festival, the award recognizes outstanding contributions to the community made by local volunteers.
From left: Award winner Michela Pauselli Salter, nominees Nancy McCord and Dorothy Broderick, Rotarian Susan Barclay. Shayla Bradley / Bulletin Photo
Jack McKenzie Award Presented to Michela Pauselli Salter 2016-08-03 05:00:00Z 0
Posted with permission from The Sioux Lookout Bulletin.
Tim Brody Associate Editor
Ten young people from all over the world took the trip of a lifetime in our backyard.
For the 25th year, the Rotary Club of Sioux Lookout hosted the Rotary District 5550 International Camp which took the international teenagers on a seven day, 180 kilometres loop through a series of lakes north of Sioux Lookout.

Front from left: Rotary president and trip leader Kirk Drew, Jesper Kamp, Killian Bock, Samuel Kuo and Vicky Chen. Back from left: Assistant District Governor Fred Wright, Michael Lannoo, Jacopo Di Bello, Timothey Lefebvre, Einar Gjerde, trip leaders John Bath and Jennifer Hancharuk, Petras Slekys, Rotary District Governor Rod Riopel, Kenora MP Bob Nault.  Tim Brody / Bulletin Photo

Rotary Club Offers Trip of a Lifetime for International Youth 2016-08-03 05:00:00Z 0
25th Annual International Youth Camp a Success! S Barclay 2016-08-01 05:00:00Z 0
Posted with permission from The Sioux Lookout Bulletin
Tim Brody - Associate Editor
The Rotary Club of Sioux Lookout has officially kicked off and is championing a fundraising campaign to raise the local share for a cafetorium multi-use space in the new high school being built in Sioux Lookout. Rotary Club of Sioux Lookout president Clifford Mushquash made the announcement at the April 20 municipal council meeting at which council directed staff to apply for funding from the provincial and federal governments for the project.
Rotary Club championing cafetorium for new high school 2016-04-27 00:00:00Z 0
Posted with permission from The Sioux Lookout Bulletin 
Tim Brody - Associate Editor
A house, centrally located in town, has been obtained for the Eritrean family that will be coming to Sioux Lookout.
As the house is being set up for their arrival, the Rotary Club of Sioux Lookout is helping make that house a home for the new arrivals.
On April 21, members of the Rotary Club presented members of the Sioux Lookout Refugee Sponsorship Group with two complete bed packages for the family.

From left: Bill Hochstedler – Rotarian, Sylvie MacDonald – Rotarian, Clifford Mushquash – Rotary President, Lynn Martin and Michela Salter – refugee sponsorship group, and Dick MacKenzie – Rotarian. Tim Brody / Bulletin Photo
Rotary Club helping make refugee family comfortable 2016-04-26 00:00:00Z 0
Program Recap (January 28) - Mayor Doug Lawrance: The Municipality of Sioux Lookout Strategic Plan 2016-02-04 00:00:00Z 0
Program Recap (January 14): Sylvie MacDonald "This Is Me" 2016-01-17 00:00:00Z 0
Program Recap (January 7): Sioux Lookout Refugee Sponsorship Group 2016-01-08 00:00:00Z 0
The Rotary Club of Sioux Lookout participated in the Sioux Lookout Chamber of Commerce Annual Santa Claus Parade on Sunday, December 13!  Thank you to our wonderful community for all your support and encouragement this year. 
We wish you very Happy Holidays!
Getting in the Christmas Spirit 2015-12-14 00:00:00Z 0
Posted on Dec 10, 2015
On Thursday, December 10, our club had the pleasure of welcoming Trish Hancharuk as the meeting’s program.  Trish, who happens to be a former Rotary Exchange student to Brazil, now works for the Sioux Lookout Firsts Nations Health Authority (SLFNHA) as the Program Manager for the Regional Wellness Response Program (RWRP).
Program Recap (December 10): Regional Wellness Response Program 2015-12-11 00:00:00Z 0
Posted on Dec 05, 2015
On Saturday, December 5, 2015, District Governor Ken Krebs proudly graduated President Clifford Mushquash, and President-Elect Kirk Drew from the Rotary Leadership Institute (RLI).
RLI is a three-module leadership development program, which provides Rotarians with a quality education in Rotary knowledge and leadership skills.
In addition to President Clifford and President-Elect Kirk, District Governor Ken graduated 14 other Rotarians from District 5550.  RLI Modules 1-3 were completed throughout the fall in Winnipeg, Manitoba.
Congratulations to all RLI graduates!
President & President-Elect Graduate 2015-12-06 00:00:00Z 0
Africa goes one year without a polio case EndPolioNow 2015-08-11 00:00:00Z 0