Event Types

Boys and Girls Club Presentation. Chair: Mark Mason

Joanne Thibeau, Director of Operations & Charles Thompson, President will update the club on the Blys and Girls Clubs plans.

Sep 18, 2017

Prison Fellowship. Chair: Ken Banks

Sep 25, 2017
Sep 30, 2017
5:30 PM – 11:59 PM

Guatemala Stove project. Chair: Jane Gourley-Davis

Mike will tell the group about it trip to Guatemala to help build stoves.

Oct 02, 2017
Oct 03, 2017
7:00 PM – 9:00 PM

Club Assembly. Chair: Rod Jones

Oct 16, 2017

Chair: PDG Jim Goit

Donald G. Sword
(Rotary District 7820 DG 2017-18)
Don grew up New Brunswick and Nova Scotia, graduating from Halifax West High School and earning Commerce and Law degrees from Dalhousie University.
Don practiced law in St. John’s, NL for over 33 years, 28 as a corporate counsel. He spent seven years as Legal Counsel and Corporate Secretary at Fishery Products International, and 21 years at Johnson Inc., Atlantic Canada’s largest insurance organization. Don retired as Vice President, Legal & Regulatory and Corporate Secretary in June 2013.
During his career Don was active in community volunteerism, professional associations, crime prevention organizations and industry based committees.
Don became a charter member of the Rotary Club of Avalon Northeast in 1989 and was Club President in 1993-94. Don has also served as District Secretary, Assistant Governor. Don played key roles in developing Topsail Beach Rotary Park and Manuels River Hibernia Interpretation Centre. Both projects earned RI Club Significant Achievement Awards. He also helped organize the successful A Paul Harris Fellow since 1997, Don has recognized his mother, father, wife and brother as PHF’s.
Since retirement Don has continued to be an active volunteer within and outside of Rotary. He and his wife Pat (a retired photographer) live in Conception Bay South, NL and enjoy walking the extensive trail systems in their community. Don has two adult daughters living in the St. John’s area, Kimberley (a high school teacher) and Heather (an early childhood educator).
Oct 23, 2017
Oct 27, 2017
7:00 PM – 9:37 PM

The Los Primos Experience - International Youth Exchange Program. Chair: Audrie-Jo McConkey

Los Primos is a not-for-profit organization with the following Mission...

To inspire, support and promote live music, music education and social awareness, in Nova Scotia and Cuba, through cultural exchange, intergenerational learning and the creation of environments where these elements will flourish.


Oct 30, 2017

TBA. Chair: Tom Savary

Nov 06, 2017
Nov 07, 2017
7:00 PM – 9:00 PM

Club Assembly & Ken Henderson: Heat the Historeum

Nov 20, 2017
Nov 23, 2017
4:30 PM – 5:30 PM

Chair: Ken MacDonald

Nov 27, 2017

Annual General Meeting. Chair: Kevin Quinlan

Dec 04, 2017
Dec 09, 2017
10:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Club Assembly. Chair: Larry Beasley

Dec 11, 2017

Camp Brigadoon. Chair: Tom Savary

Dec 18, 2017 12:00 PM

Chair: Ken MacLean

Jan 08, 2018 5:00 PM
Jan 09, 2018
7:00 PM – 9:00 PM

Chair: Ryan Beasley

Jan 15, 2018 12:00 PM

Camp Tidnish, Chair: Laura MacLaughlin

Jan 22, 2018 12:00 PM

Chair: Alana Hirtle

Jan 29, 2018 12:00 PM

Chair - Barbara Goit

Craig Johnson, Executive Director, CEH Hospice Society will be the speaker.

Feb 05, 2018 12:00 PM
Feb 06, 2018
7:00 PM – 9:00 PM

Chair: Judy Nicholson

Feb 12, 2018 5:00 PM

No meeting due to Holiday

Feb 19, 2018 12:00 PM

Chair - Jane Gourley-Davis

Feb 26, 2018 12:00 PM

Chair - Darlene Stevenson

Mar 05, 2018 12:00 PM
Mar 06, 2018
7:00 PM – 9:00 PM

Chair - Brian Matthews

Mar 12, 2018 5:00 PM