85th Anniversary
BUILDING ON OUR PAST FOR A BETTER FUTURE
 
In 2023 the club will celebrate 85 years of doing good in our Town and around the world.
 
The Club was sponsored by the Rotary Club of Owen Sound and formally chartered on March 21st, 1938.  
The Charter was formally presented at a special dinner held at the Walker House on Thursday, May 5th, 1938.
 
A series of events and activities are being planned to celebrate this important milestone as we build on the past for a better future:
 
  • Rotary Scavenger Hunt showcasing Rotary projects in Southampton from April  22 to May 6th
  • May 5th, 2023 - A members re-enactment Charter Dinner will be held at the Walker House, Southampton at 7 pm.
  • May 6th from 11 am to 3 pm - FREE Family Fun Appreciation BBQ at Jubilee Park Southampton.
  • A Signature Community Project to recognize 85 years of service is under development.
  • Our History Team is updating the history of the club to populate the History web pages and to arrange displays.
  • Our video Team is arranging to interview members and other local people to retell stories about the club and its good work in the community.
  • .....and more...!
 
 
 
 
 
THIS PAGE IS Under construction - keep checking back.
Rotary Scavenger Hunt 
Pick up the entry form anytime from Saturday, April 22 and follow the clues around Southampton and answer the questions. Bring the completed entry form to Jubilee Park before  2 pm on Saturday, May 6th.
 
  • 3 Prizes of $85 in Chamber Bucks. (Refundable at many stores in Town)
  • 10 Gift Certificates of $8.50 each to FUN Ice Cream, Southampton. 
Entry forms will be available for download from this website and from the Southampton Art School and A Little of This And That on the High St.
Re-enactment Charter Dinner - Friday, May 5th, 2023
A members re-enactment Charter Dinner will be held at the Walker House, Southampton at 7 pm.
Family Fun Day - Jubilee Park - Saturday, May 6th, 11 am to 3 pm 
Southampton Rotary says THANK YOU.
Bring your Scavenger Hunt entries by 2 pm.
Enjoy FREE Fries, Hot Dogs, Popcorn, Soft drinks, games, and much more.
A signature Community Project
The club has a number of ideas under consideration but if anyone knows of a good cause that is in need of support we would love to hear from you by the end of February 2023.