Rotary Club of Invermere

The Rotary Club of Invermere Welcomes You

Welcome to our Club!

Invermere

We are a club that has fun by serving our community and the world with meaningful projects

We meet Wednesdays at 11:45 AM
Invermere Curling club
509 13th Street
Invermere, BC  V0A1K0
Canada
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Current Events and News
Come and join other members of Rotary District 5080 in Nakusp from May 12-14, 2017
at the District Conference
 
 
On Saturday, June 25 the three Rotary clubs of the Columbia Valley (Golden, Radium Hot Springs and Invermere) and a number of Rotary dignitaries including incoming District Governor Kees van der Pol came together to learn more about each other, Rotary International and to vision joint projects for the future.  It was a wonderful day held at the Radium Golf Course. 
 
                                                                                                                    
 
Rotary Club of Invermere
Citizen of the Year 2015
 
 
The Rotary Club of Invermere And Board of Directors
hereby recognizes and thanks
 
Ray and Janet Brydon
 
For their dedication and years of Service
To their Community and Public at Large.
Both are shining examples of Rotary’s Principle
 
“Service Above Self”
Our newest member: Steve Ladas. Married to Lori. New owners of Sobey's
 
You know Spring has sprung when you see Rotarians busy raising the flags of our Nation....
Invermere Hospital Auxiliary presents Rotary Club of Invermere with a cheque for $3000 to help launch phase 1 of the Life Kit program...  If you need a brochure or data sheets, go to the download files to the left and save them to your computer.  they are in PDF format and safe to download!
 
 
2015 Citizen of the year
 
For more than thirty-two years the ROTARY CLUB OF INVERMERE has sought the assistance of the residents in the Region (Canal Flats to Spillimacheen) to recognize an individual for having made a significant contribution to our community, quite possibly in a quiet way, with little or no fanfare.
 
Urgent: Please register before the end of February.

SUCCESS!!

Full house of find food, fellowship, jovialities, music, and Christmas cheers.

The seniors loved it – full of compliments all ‘round, and we had a blast too!

A couple of pictures to enjoy…

 

Drug And Alcohol Resistance Program.   Funding the local program at the grade 5 level. Staff sergeant Marko Shehovak thanks the club for their continued support of the detachment and the community. 

DG Mike Dalessi and spouse Mary Ann met with the board on Tuesday and visited with the Club at the regular Wednesday meeting.  Except it was not a regular meeting at all....
 
Mike inducted a new member, Bonnie Bavin represented the new corporate member Bavin Glassworks.
 
 
Our new logo! Please visit us at www.loopthelake.bc.ca
 
The people in Nepal need our help. The Rotary Club of Invermere is working through Rotary's Disaster Aid Canada. 
 
 
 
The Rotary Club of Invermere selected Doug Leibel as Citizen of the Year 2014 and presented Doug not only with this award but also made Doug a "Paul Harris Fellow"
 
 

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