Sunday, March 17, 2019

Water & Sanitation - Everyone's Right - March 18 to 24, 2019

Welcome to this week's meeting of
The Rotary E-Club of Canada One
For the week beginning March 18, 2019

Guests wanting to do a Makeup 
Prospective Members doing their Required Attendance
should scroll down to attend our weekly meeting and
Complete the Guest Attendance form at the end of the meeting.

Guests attending this meeting  will have a chance to
WIN a CDN $100 donation to the Foundation in your name
(click 'Read More'  on the ClubRunner home page for details on make-ups and winning credits)

Rotary E-Club Members
Please CLICK HERE to report a make-up or volunteer hours for qualifying activities
or scroll down to attend this meeting and submit the attendance form towards the end of the meeting

Looking for an Archived Meeting from February 4th, 2019 and on?
Just scroll to the very bottom!!


Water and Sanitation

Everyone's Right


Greeter this week
Rotarian Keith Evans

Theme for March – Water and Sanitation

Consider joining the Water and Sanitation Rotary Action Group


March 22, 2019

What is World Water Day? 
World Water is fast approaching! 

Your club and district can help celebrate World Water Day. It focuses on the approximately 1.8 billion people worldwide who must rely on water contaminated with feces, putting them at risk of contracting cholera, dysentery, typhoid, polio and other waterborne diseases.

The UN's Sustainable Development Goals, launched in 2015, include a target to ensure everyone has access to safe water by 2030, making water a key issue in the fight to eradicate extreme poverty. 

In 1993, the UN General Assembly designated March 22nd as World Water Day.  It is now a globally recognized event. 

Inspirational moment
Sweden Recycles

Log Cabin POW Project – Bowmanville

Comments from our guests and members

Members and guests attending our weekly meetings are very important to us. Based on your comments we are able to produce many more educational, inspiring and entertaining weekly meetings.

Following are some of the comments we have received. Would you please send us your comments?   

Interesting TED talk by AJ Jacobs to thank everyone involved in making his morning coffee available. And the realization as to how much we all rely on humanity as a whole to assist in our daily lives. 
-- David Werrett, Rotary E-Club of Canada One, D-5370

Enjoyed the Change for a Dollar inspirational message. It is truly an example of how small funds and insightful thoughtfulness enables many to move forward in big steps in their lives.
-- Lynne Ternosky, Passport Club, D-6330

My daughter works in the field of autism, and this Silberman's synopsis of the history of the condition and its diagnosis was much appreciated.
-- Bruce Kleeberger, Rotary E-Club of Canada One, D-5370

I enjoyed seeing the interview of Malala, the young woman who showed her bravery to defy the Taliban by attending school. 
-- Steve Sandlin, RC of Decatur Daybreak, D-6860

Archived Meetings
  • For meetings before February 2019, please click HERE.
  • For meetings starting February 2019, scroll to the bottom of this blog screen.



The multi-faceted harbour metropolis invites you to the Rotary International Convention from June 1 to June 5, 2019.

Take the opportunity to meet Rotarians from all over the world in a unique atmosphere.

Actively shape the future of Rotary and be inspired at the same time.


Rotary Global Rewards Video from Raus Mktg Rivera on Vimeo.
Please click HERE for more information on Rotary Global Rewards
Material Suggestions and Greeter Messages Always Needed!

Do you have a Rotary story that you'd like to share with the Rotary World?

Please feel free to forward an approx. 150 - 200 word message or any material suggestions in an e-mail, or in a Word document, along with a JPeg picture or two, to E-Club Administration Chair, Jim Ferguson.

We'd love to hear from you!

Your attendance could earn you Paul Harris Points

The Rotary E-club of Canada One is excited to announce that all of our attending guests who make a donation to our club in lieu of a meal, fines or happy bucks, will have the opportunity to have their name entered in a quarterly draw in support of the Rotary Foundation.

For more information, please click on the READ MORE link at the top of the weekly meeting.

Real-time meetings

Each 3rd Tuesday of the month from 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm (MDT) is our Fellowship Assembly, and we often invite interesting speakers or Rotary Leaders for this entertaining, educational fun event.

Each Thursday Morning from 8:00 am to 8:30 am (MDT) we host a casual FellowSIP Coffee Chat. 

Everyone is welcome to attend and we encourage your participation.

Please click our Event Calendar for details and access Link.

For further inquiries or suggestions please contact:

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How do you support our club?

In order for our club to continue its much-needed projects helping others, your contributions are critical.  You may use either:
  • The Paypal button on our ClubRunner Home Page
  • The donation button on the attendance form, or 
  • Send a cheque to:

The Rotary E-Club of Canada One
Apt. 1708
1108 6th Avenue SW
Calgary, AB
Canada   T2P 5K1


A little humour
Who's on First?

New members' corner 
Rotary minute 
Paul Harris Remembers - Part 3 of 4

Food for thought 

  • Explore rhino poaching statistics:  
  • Learn more about each rhino species:  
  • Find out why rhinos are threatened:  

Rotary Jukebox 

For a small donation, your favorite musician will be featured on one of our next e-meetings for everyone to enjoy.

Every week we'll have a draw and the lucky person will see their song featured

Marcin Patrzalek guitar – Beethoven's Fifth Symphony

This week, donated and submitted by Rotarian Kitty.

Speaker Program 

Water and Sanitation - Everybody's right

Four-way Test to close our meeting

To close the meeting, Rotarian Peter Denooy leads us in the Rotary Four-way Test of the things we think, say, or do:

This officially ends this week's meeting.

Thank you for joining us.  We appreciate your feedback and hope you will return and invite a guest.  

Please Click HERE to leave us a comment or send a message.

Please support our club!

Donate For the Meeting You Have Attended.

Please consider making a small donation in lieu of a meal 
to help us help those in need.  

We thank you very much!

Program Donations

Our E-Club is a dynamic club comprised of ordinary working and retired people who acknowledge that Rotarians are people who are generous with their time and their resources. 

Our club and the program you have just enjoyed, either as a member or a visitor, is funded only by donations.

We are developing ideas for fundraising with our members who are scattered across Canada, USA, Central America, and Europe, but we do need your help.

As you have not had to buy lunch or travel to attend this program, please make a donation of a minimum of $10.00, considering you're saving in time and cost in appreciation for the experience you have enjoyed. 

Important Links

Complete the attendance/donation form to have your attendance recognized.
  • Visiting Rotarians and guests  -  Click HERE.
  • Members of Rotary E-Club of Canada One  -  Click HERE.

Confirmation of your attendance will be sent to your e-mail address promptly.

Join Us!
Interested in providing Rotary Service? Unable to attend terra club meetings? 

Contact our membership chair for information or
click HERE for e-club Active Membership application.
or HERE to learn about Associate Membership

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