Our Rotary Club meetings are open. If you would like to attend a meeting, send an email to gbrotarysecretary@gmail.com for a link to the online meeting.

August 17, 2021

Portapique - Community Build Up +
Alana Hirtle - Rotary Club of Truro

Portapique Build Up project which our Rotary Club is involved with.
In the days following the April tragedy in Portapique and surrounding areas, the Rotary Club of Truro, Nova Scotia struck a committee, “Rotary Cares” to see how we may be able to assist the community in their healing process. We have spent the last few months working with residents of Portapique; and are pleased to announce the project we’ve entitled “Community Build Up +”.


Previous Speakers

The Rotary Club of Grand Bend thanks the following speakers for taking the time to share their expertise and information with our club members.

August 3, 2021
Dr. Nick Mandrak, University of Toronto - Biodiversity and Conservation of Canadian Freshwater Fishes

Dr. Nick Mandrak from the University of Toronto is a Professor in Biological Sciences at the University of Toronto. His research interests are the biodiversity and conservation of Canadian freshwater fishes, with emphasis on endangered and invasive fishes. Nick has recently moved to Grand Bend, and is doing research on very rare fish species in the Old Ausable Channel. His research on the OAC was featured recently in a ABCA webinar.

July 20, 2021 - Lambton County Medical Officer of Health Speaks to Rotary

Dr. Sudit Ranade, Medical Officer of Health for County of Lambton brings an update to the Rotary Club of Grand Bend
Dr. Ranade received his Medical Doctorate from the University of Ottawa, and has completed training in Family Medicine and Public Health and Preventive Medicine from Queen's University. During this time, he also received Masters degrees in Public Health and Business Administration. His areas of interest include effective public health practice, decision making in public health, global health, and adolescent health.