Rotary Club of Windsor (1918) 7911 Forest Glade Drive, Windsor, Ontario N8T 3R7
Tel: 519-253-6382  Fax: 519-253-7723  
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Meeting Time: 11:45 PM - 1:30

Place: Caboto Club, 2175 Parent Ave. Windsor, ON N8X 4K2

Today's Program:

Centennial Kick-Off Luncheon: This Monday luncheon will be the kick-off to our 100-year anniversary. We are celebrating all year long and this event will highlight the important celebrations and community events that will happen throughout 2018. Don’t miss this great way to start off the new year! Please pre-register at:

For Today's Meeting 

Reporter: TBD
Registrars: Brenda Cohen et. al
Front Door Greeter: Julia Lee 
Back Door Greeter: Emma Bufton
Invocation: Jennifer Charron
Four-Way Emma Bufton

Upcoming Meetings:

January 15: BANA/Children's Fest Report
January 22: TBD‎
January 29: Reflections of Rotary by Past President Lex McCrindle - Past Presidents Day

Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays! Last meeting, we held our annual Christmas Luncheon. It was a full program, and even Santa (aka our own Tom Goebel) made an appearance! Nick Bibic went over the Pigout for polio results, confirming the event is raising more money each year. Alene Abati and Niklas Pizzolitto from our Rotaract Club of Windsor (1918) spoke about some of their successful initiatives, Brianna Kormendy-Ramirez gave a speech about her RYLA experience and Ryla certificates were handed out. 

Upcoming Events

Centennial - Kick-Off Luncheon

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January 8th, 2018
11:45 AM – 1:30 PM
Caboto Club

Global Education Development Fund Dinner

Contact Clinton at or

(519) 890-0472

January 13th, 2018
6:00 PM
RCIC: 5420 Empress St, Windsor, ON

Centennial Speaker #1: Peace & Conflict Resolution

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February 5th, 2018
6:00 PM – 7:30 PM
Caboto Club

Centennial Speaker #2: Water & Sanitation

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April 9th, 2018
6:30 PM – 8:00 PM
Caboto Club

District Conference 2018

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May 03, 2018 – May 06, 2018
Grand Hotel
286 Grand Ave
Mackinac Island, MI  49757
United States

Centennial - Gala

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May 12th, 2018
6:00 PM Reception
7:15 PM Dinner and Program
Caesars Augustus Ballroom
Members celebrating birthdays within the next 3 weeks:
  • Mike Drake
Members celebrating their Club anniversaries within the next 3 weeks. Thank you for your commitment:
  • Edward Viselli (8 years)
  • Renee Pare (8 years)
  • Dave Sundin (4 years)
Message from Dr. Clinton Beckford:
Fellow Rotarians,
My World Community Service project, Global Education Development Fund is fundraising for their ‘Tanzania Textbook Project’. We are having a fundraising dinner on January 13, 2018 (see attached below). Tickets are $25.00. You can support the project by buying a ticket or by purchasing a book, or two, or three….. For just $10.00 you can buy a textbook for a Primary School child in Singida, Tanzania!!!! If you are a member of an organization or company please consider purchasing a block of 10 tickets or making a donation to a worthy cause. Please contact Clinton at or (519) 890-0472. You may also make donations to WCS through Brenda (call 519-253-6382) or donate on-line at and select "Global Education Development Fund".
Thank you.
Be a part of the Club's 2nd major fundraiser. To volunteer please contact Coordinator Walter Willms at 519-966-7150 or He, or a designate, will be in attendance at every bingo.
2018 8:15 to 2:30 10:00 to 4:15 (Payout Duties) 11:30 to 4:15
Fri. Jan 19 Filled Filled Filled  
Wed. Feb 21 Filled Filled Filled Filled
Sun. Mar 25 Filled   Filled Filled
Thur. Apr 12 Filled Filled Filled Filled
The net revenue for the November Bingo was $1,037.76, making a total of $5250.05 for the first half of the current Rotary year.

Membership Dues

Invoices for the January to July 2018 period will be at the Caboto in December for easy pickup and thus save on mailing costs.

Battery Box Program

The Battery Recycle Box Program is active. Please drop your used batteries, light bulbs, ink cartridges and other recycle items in the battery box at the back of the room.

The link for to see Club pictures for 2016 and 2017 is:

On-Line Make-Ups

To do an on-line make-up, go to:

Record Your Make-Ups On-Line

If you've completed a make-up (engagement activity), please report it using the on-line form:

Upcoming Committee Meetings

To have your meeting posted, contact the Rotary Office at 519-253-6382 or