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Rotary Club of Chatham Sunrise

Service Above Self

We meet Tuesdays at 7:30 AM
Smitty's Restaurant
307 Grand Avenue West
Chatham, ON  N7L 1C3
Canada

Phone:
(519) 354-5172
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What's New At Rotary Sunrise
 
Surprise!! December 4th was a  Surprise Celebration recognizing Paul Roy as a leader and one of the  founding members of Rotary Sunrise 20 years ago on March 20th, 1998.
Rotarians, friends and family  were there to congratulate Paul as he was named an Honorary Rotarian. The Club honoured Paul with a Park Bench to be place in Howell Park in the Spring.
Merci Beaucoup Paul!! 
At a recent meeting, we went on a field trip to Ross' Nurserymen to learn about how they grow their poinsettias.
The work involved in this process was fascinating!
Thanks to Bill Ross and staff for having us.
 
Welcome to new Members - Scott Burke and Danielle Hunter.
 
Mike Genge from Chatham-Kent Children's Treatment Centre
shared an update on the Butterfly Building campaign.
Susan Stevens-Bechard thanked Mike with a book donated to the Library in his name.
200 CKSS students had their pinkie finger nail painted purple for Polio.
Free Pizza was provided by to all the students who supported World Polio Day on October 24th.
We work hard, we play hard! Spending our Saturday night with friends at our Rotary Sunrise Christmas potluck.
Raising of the Flag at the Parkfield Restaurant today. Thank-you to Community Living for allowing us install the new flagpole and plant 500 of the Canada 150 Tulips for a spring bloom. We were able to exchange club banners with Dhairya, from India.
 Congratulations and a well-done to John Lawrence, a Rotary Sunrise member. He has been such a great contributor to the benefit of the community.
"John Lawrence and Darcy McKeough are the first to be named to the Chatham-Kent version of the YMCA Wall of Distinction – the highest award the association can bestow on an individual, which represents those that have been instrumental in shaping the 'Y'."
 
October 24th was World Polio Day, and Our Club President, Linda Goldsmith, Past President, Mary-Francis Kluka, with Assistant District Governor Don Leonard, spent the morning at CKSS. They presented the Interact club with a new Banner for their meetings and presented the club instructor/teacher, Jen Rankin, with a Paul Harris Fellow award, for her involvement with the Interact Club over the last 10 years. Pizza was brought in for Pizza for Polio, and the students learned about the efforts to eradicate Polio worldwide.
Ian, a Chatham Rotary Exchange Student to South Korea, was our guest speaker today. We saw a great slide show of his 10 months away. He is pictured with Ivan.
A beautiful day to plant a garden at Howell park. It was a big job, but we had lots of help from our Rotary international Exchange Students. Thank-you for all the help!
Oct 12th -  Here we are planting 500 bulbs of the Canada 150 Celebration tulips for spring of next year at the Parkfield Restaurant around a newly installed flagpole base. Thank-you to the two volunteers from Community Living for the help.
Our 2nd Rotary exchange student has arrived from India. Welcome to Canada, Dhairya
 
 
Club Executives & Directors
President 2018-19
Vice President
Secretary
Past President
Treasurer
Program Chair
Sergeant-at-Arms
Rotary Foundation
Membership Chair
Bingo Chair
Director # 3
Director # 1
Director # 2
Website Administrator
Bulletin Editor
Executive Secretary
Exchange Chair
Interact Chair
Polio Chair
 
 
Upcoming Events
Rachel & Quinn, Co-Chapter Leaders
Apr 30, 2019
100 Women Who Care Chatham-Kent
Jennifer & Barry White
May 07, 2019
Jan 2019 Rotary's Visit to Nairobi
students of CKSS - Interact Club
May 14, 2019
RYLA 2019
no meeting today
May 21, 2019
Celebrating the long May Weekend!
Gail Hundt, President & CEO
May 28, 2019
Chatham Kent Chamber of Commerce
Danielle Hunter
Jun 04, 2019
A Rotarian's Classification
Phillip Mock
Jun 11, 2019
Chatham Kent Prosperity Roundtable
President Kelley
Jun 18, 2019
her Swan Song!
cancelled
Jun 25, 2019
No meeting today -we're having a party on Thursday!
Rotary Sunrise Social for Year-end
Jun 27, 2019
Hosted at Kelley & Derek's
President Kate takes the gavel!
Jul 09, 2019
Rotary Connects the World!
David French & Ken Corlett
Jul 16, 2019
The role of the District and the Governors Assistants
Peter Tanner
Jul 23, 2019
RACHEL project