Registration of the 2018 Rotary Charter Night celebration is now open.  (Click here for the registration page)  Please register for tickets to the event via the Members or Guests buttons. Note:  Non-members of the Rotary Club of Truro may register using the "Guests" button.
The special guest speaker will be Maggie MacDonnell, the 2017 Global Teacher of the Year and is sure to inspire you.   Check out the web page on her prize and be sure to watch her videos.
There will also be several Rotary awards presented including the Community Service Award and Rotarian of the Year and Paul Harris Recognition. 
Come out, bring a friend and help celebrate 92 years of Rotary in Truro and area. 
The Rotary Club of Truro was pleased to induct two new members at their Feb 26th regular meeting.
  • Andrea Jackson has been Branch Manager Community Credit Union Truro since 2017. Before that she as with CEED (Center for Entrepreneur Development) in Halifax and the Nova Scotia Cooperative Council in Turro. Andrea and Scott live in Valley and have  three children and a rescue dog.  Andrea's sponsor is Wayne Gillis
  • Jim Harman is a Rotarian, formerly with the South Hampton Rotary Club in Ontario.  He is a retired elementary school teacher who relocated to our area a few of months ago.  He and his partner Kyle live in Maitland and have visited the club several times.  Jim enjoys gardening, traveling, volunteering with equestrian special needs people and painting with watercolours and acrylics. Jim's sponsor is Jim Goit.
Welcome to the Rotary Club of Truro Andrea and Jim.
President Alana Hirtle formally induct Anna Rutherford into the club as an active member at the club's regular meeting on February 5, 2018. 
Anna was born and raised in the Truro area.  Her grandfather was Dennis Wright, a member of the Club in the 1990's. 
After working in western Canada for a few years after graduation, Anna returned to our area and is now Community Relations Coordinator with Big Brothers Big Sisters of Colchester.
Anna was presented with her pin and material by her sponsor Brian Matthews.
Anna told the group she looked forward to being a Rotarian and getting to know everyone in the club.
Welcome Anna.
The Rotary Club of Truro was recognized by the Rotary International Foundation for contributions to the End Polio Now Campaign last year.
The certificate was presented by Assistant Governor Jim Gould to President Alana Hirtle.
The Rotary Club of Truro was pleased to receive a Certificate of Appreciation from Easter Seals for its continuing support of Camp Tidnish and their programs for Nova Scotians with disabilities.
The spring Rotary Leadership Institute (RLI) session is being held in Dieppe NB on Saturday April 7, 2018 at the CCNB Campus,  505 Rue du College  located off Champlain St in Dieppe, NB. The sign in desk opens at 8:15 am and the sessions will run from 9:00 am to about 4:00 pm. 
The basic RLI program consists of series of three one day Parts.  The material in each part is organized to gradually increase the participants Rotary knowledge and leadership skill and are taken sequentially over a period of time. An overview of the RLI program  and the three parts can be found on the RLI page of the Website.
All three Parts of the program will be offered.  The cutoff date of Mar 21st however space is limited in each part, so don't delay in registering if you want to attend.
Registration is all done on-line by clicking this link. The fee payable by cheque (or cash) at the door is $125.  Breaks and lunch are included in the fee. When you register, indicate you are paying by cheque.
The Rotary Club of Truro will support members who want to attend by paying the registration fee. 
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Monday at 12:00 pm except 2nd Monday of the month at 5:00 pm
Best Western Truro - Glengarry
150 Willow St.
Truro, NS  B2N 4Z6
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Rotary Club of Truro
PO Box 115
Truro, NS
B2N 5B6


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March 2018
Speaker: Lech Krzywonos - NSCC
Mar 26, 2018 12:00 PM
Chair - Wayne Gillis
No Truro Rotary Meeting - Easter Monday
Apr 02, 2018 12:00 PM
No meeting due to Holiday
Supper Meeting Speaker: David Gillis, Kinsmen Club
Apr 09, 2018 5:00 PM
Chair - Tom Savary
Speaker: Paul Graham - Genrus United
Apr 16, 2018 12:00 PM
Chair - Ted Jordan
Speaker: Mayor Christine Blair
Apr 23, 2018 12:00 PM
Chair - Mike Dolter
Speaker: Jeff Simms, Railyard Bike Trail
Apr 30, 2018 12:00 PM
Chair - Christine Blair
Speaker: TBA
May 07, 2018 12:00 PM
Chair - Sharon Corcoran
Supper Meeting Speaker: Dr. Karen Ewing, Peace
May 14, 2018 5:00 PM
Chair - Jim Goit PM meeting Dr. Ewing was awarded a Peacekeeping Award. She will share her story!
No Truro Rotary Meeting - Victoria Day
May 21, 2018 12:00 PM
No meeting due to Holiday
Speaker: Carol/Greg Jones Cdn Grainsbank
May 28, 2018 12:00 PM
Chair - Joanna McGovern
Speaker: TBA
Jun 04, 2018 12:00 PM
Chair - Kevin Quinlan
Supper Meeting Speaker: TBA
Jun 11, 2018 5:00 PM
Chair - Alana Hirtle
Speaker: Warren Meek - Tanzania Project
Jun 18, 2018 12:00 PM
Chair - Judy Nicholson
Semi Annual General Meeting
Jun 25, 2018 12:00 PM
Chair - Lydia Sorflaten
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