Speaker Date Topic
Amanda & Paul McPhail Aug 21, 2018
History of the Kilt

Amanda & Paul own the McPhail Kilt Makers business in Penticton. The hand make kilts for people throughout north America. They also assisted Rotary by promoting & supplying props for the Rotary Scotch Tasting event. Amanda will give a brief history of kilts and will discuss kilt making.

No Morning Meeting Aug 28, 2018
Evening Club BBQ Social at Bodden's

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

MP Richard Cannings Sep 04, 2018
Critic for Natural Resources

Richard is our Member of Parliament and the NDP Critic for Natural Resources. Asked him to talk about his role as Critic and important issues.

Rotary Exchange Student Aaliyah Sep 11, 2018
A Year in Italy

Aaliyah was our outbound International Exchange Student for 2017-2018. She spent a year of high school in Florence, Italy. Aaliyah will give us a presentation of highlights from her Rotary sponsored year in Italy.

Club AGM Sep 18, 2018
Annual General Meeting

Sept 18th will be our AGM. 

Local Hero Sep 25, 2018
Presentation to and talk by a selected local hero!

Over the past two years, the club has selected several local hero to honour with a Paul Harris Award. On September 25th we will have a new hero to introduce and we'll also ask the "hero" to be our guest speaker.

Jorg & Anette Engel & Student of the Month Oct 02, 2018
Maple Leaf Spirits

Jorg & Anette created and own Maple Leaf Spirits Inc located on Naramata Road. They will review the history of the property, the challenges of starting the business, the distillery process, their product line, and why you shouild visit their tasting room. Maple Leaf Spirits will also be one of the sponsors of our Scotch Tasting Event.

We will also be presenting our first 'Student of the Month' award for the 2018-2019 school year.

Cal Meiklejohn Oct 09, 2018
The Meiklejohns and Penticton's architecture!

Cal will talk about the Meiklejohn's two generation local architecture firm, it's early and recent impact on Penticton's buildings, and the evolution to the firm's current status in the Okanagan.

Rotary International Exchange Student Monica Oct 16, 2018
My home on the Canary Islands

Monica is our international student from Spain and the Canary Islands. She is spending a year in Penticton, attending Pen High and staying with Rotary Host Families. She will talk about her home and family.