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“A Twist on Tasting” Apr 20, 2013

| March 15, 2013 | 0 Comments

The most fun tasting event in the Okanagan takes place from 7 – 11 p.m. on Saturday, April 20, 2013 at the Lion’s Hall in West Kelowna. The “twist” is that guests are organized into groups to go from one table to the next and the tastings are timed in five-minute intervals.  Like speed dating, […]

Twist on Tasting 2012

| January 9, 2012 | 0 Comments

Mar. 3, 2012 – Come to our wine tasting party at the Lions Hall, 2466 Main Street, West Kelowna from 7 – 11pm! This fun evening includes tastings from 6 local wineries, hearty appetizers, a souvenir wine glass for every guest, fabulous silent auction items and entry into the grand prize draw for an iPad! […]

World Polio Day

| November 21, 2011 | 0 Comments

Oct. 24, 2011 – West Kelowna Daybreak and Westbank Rotarians joined forces to wave “End Polio Now” signs during the morning rush hour in West Kelowna. The two clubs had a dozen members participate and were located along Highway 97 near MacDonalds from 7:30 – 8:30am. Thank you to MacDonalds for providing coffee afterward to […]

Paul Harris Fellow Presentations

| November 21, 2011 | 0 Comments

Oct. 20, 2011 – Dave Cousins receives his first Paul Harris Fellow award and Sandy Gilfillan receives her Paul Harris Fellow x 4 pin from Gord Milsom, with District Governor Garry Hollingshead congratulating the two.

Prize money presentation

| November 21, 2011 | 0 Comments

Sept. 22, 2011 – Scott Kehler, BMO branch manager and “Fall on the Fairway” fundraiser chairman, presents 1st prize of $7,000 to Jim Horn and 2nd prize of $2,000 to Riley Johnson. Rotary Club President Maureen O’Hanley Doucette congratulates the winners. The 3rd prize of $999 was won by Dr. Adam Lyle.

“Fall on the Fairway” golf ball drop

| November 21, 2011 | 0 Comments

Sept. 9, 2011 – Our 1st Annual “Fall on the Fairway” fundraiser was a HUGE success and thank you to all our sponsors, supporters and those who purchased golf ball tickets. We sold almost $20,000 in tickets with $10,000 worth of prize money given away. Profits will be used in West Kelowna and stay tuned […]

Welcome Stephen Maser

| November 21, 2011 | 0 Comments

Aug. 11, 2011 Stephen joins the West Kelowna Daybreak Rotary Club and brings his experience as a Rotarian in Medicine Hat. Stephen was sponsored by Andrew Pitre of Hecht & Associates, and will be mentored by Paula Garrecht of Capri Insurance. Welcome, Stephen!

Happy Canada Day!

| July 1, 2011 | 0 Comments

July 1, 2011 – West Kelowna Daybreak Rotarians fired up the car-beque to serve hotdogs and hamburgers to the crowds at the Canada Day festivities in West Kelowna. Special thanks to Brad Shave at Kelly O’Bryans (our favourite almost-member!) for arranging the food and Kevan Springford for coordinating all the details for another successful fundraiser! […]

Waterpark officially begins

| June 30, 2011 | 0 Comments

June 27, 2011 – The official sod-turning ceremony to start the construction of the Westbank Centre waterpark took place with representatives of the District of West Kelowna council, Westbank Rotary Club, West Kelowna Daybreak Rotary Club, Waterplay, Kids Care and Westbank First Nations in attendance. The concept for the park originated in 2007 with the […]

Rotary New Year

| June 30, 2011 | 0 Comments

June 21, 2011 – The Rotary year starts July 1 and West Kelowna Daybreak Rotary celebrated the contributions of the 2010/11 Board and welcomed the new Board at a dinner celebration at 19 Restaurant. The new District Governor for our area, Garry Hollingshead, kindly attended to induct the new Board and to present our Club’s […]