Want to make a difference?

Contact Jim Hopper, Membership Co-Chair to learn more about joining the Rotary Club of Bainbridge Island. We hold a Friends of Rotary Reception every other month on Friday evenings from 6:00 to 8:00. These social gatherings are a fun way to learn about our club. Read more about joining.

Upcoming Committee and Board Meetings

  • May 4, 2017
    Membership Committee Meeting – John L Scott Conference Room (2nd Floor) – 8:00 am to 9:00 am
  • May 8, 2017
    Finance Committee Meeting – HomeStreet Bank – 8:00 am to 10:00 am
  • May 8, 2017
    Fellowship Committee Meeting – St. Barnabas Episcopal Church – 11:00 am to 11:45 am
  • May 11, 2017
    Board Meeting – Waterfront Park Community Center – 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm
  • May 18, 2017
    Membership Committee Meeting – John L Scott Conference Room (2nd Floor) – 8:00 am to 9:00 am
  • May 22, 2017
    Emergency Preparedness Committee Meeting – St. Barnabas Episcopal Church – 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm
  • June 1, 2017
    Membership Committee Meeting – John L Scott Conference Room (2nd Floor) – 8:00 am to 9:00 am
  • June 8, 2017
    Board Meeting – Waterfront Park Community Center – 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm

Read the latest issue of the Bulletin, our weekly newsletter!

The Bulletin 4_17_17

Recent news

What a Plan! Youth Services Agenda for 2015-16

by Mark Costa, Director, Youth Services Healthy Youth The Healthy Youth Campaign began in the summer of 2013.   Jim Parsons, Ludi Garvin and I started a Healthy Youth Committee because we were concerned about the risky behaviors we saw escalating in the annual healthy youth survey report.  Dan Bacon, Adrian Sawyer, Shannon Evans and Aaron […]

Africa Reaches Important Polio Milestone

 A full year has passed since Africa’s last reported case caused by the wild poliovirus. Somalia was the last country to identify a new case, which occurred on 11 August 2014. While Africa has achieved an important public health milestone, the job is not yet finished. To end polio forever, all countries – both endemic […]

Rotary in Action – An Autumn Walk in the Pumpkin Garden for Children

by Nancy Filsinger The Bainbridge Island Rotary, alongside many other volunteers and non-profit organizations, was happy to participate in the 22nd annual Pumpkin Walk hosted by Bainbridge Gardens.  The event is a family-oriented function benefitting the Bainbridge Island Boys & Girls Club.  The Boys & Girls Club enhances the lives of children by providing hope, […]

Rotarian Sees a Need and a New Committee is Born

by Pam Perry On April 25, 2015 when the earth shook in Nepal, my heart shook too. After five weeks of intensive fundraising to support relief efforts to meet the immediate needs of thousands of displaced Nepali people, the monsoons started and relief and rebuilding had to be temporarily put on hold.  Nearly 9,000 people […]

Island Time Activities Thanks Rotary

The grant application process for monies from the Bainbridge Rotary Auction & Rummage Sale fund is a lengthy one, ensuring that distributed funds will be wisely applied to viable and sustainable community enriching endeavors. The approval process takes 3-4 months after applications are received in October and November. Bainbridge Island Rotary is proud that Island Time Activities was […]

InsideBainbridge: Thank You, Rotarians

InsideBainbridge.com: Letter to the Editor: The Rotary Auction & Rummage Sale Truly Takes a Village Posted to InsideBainbridge.com on July 12, 2015, Author Ron Peltier Last week the Bainbridge Rotary announced its earnings for this year’s auction and rummage sale: $480,099.67. Every cent will go back into the community as grants, charitable programs, and scholarships. To generate this […]

KING 5 Covers Auction & Rummage Sale

IT’S A MAD DASH FOR DEALS KING 5 covers Bainbridge Island Rotary Auction & Rummage Sale posted on KING5 June 25, 2015 Bainbridge Island Auction & Rummage Sale, Mad Dash: www.king5.com/ [ Back to Table of Contents -> ]  

Visitors are welcome!

Community members and friends are warmly encouraged to join us for a meal and see what we're all about! Meetings are held on Mondays. Lunch meetings are from 11:30 am to 1:00 pm. Dinner meetings are from 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm. Please see below for the upcoming meeting schedule and locations. Your first visit to Rotary is complimentary; thereafter we ask for $15 to cover your catered meal. Vegan and gluten-free options are always available.

St. Barnabas Church is at 1187 Wyatt Way NW.
Wing Point Country Club is at 811 Cherry Ave NE.

Speaker Information
Vicki Evans: Africa Trip Report
04/17/17 Dinner St. Barnabas
US/Russia Outlook
04/24/17 Lunch St. Barnabas
Rotary Auction 2017
05/01/17 Dinner Wing Point
Scholarship Presentations

Thanks to our sponsors!


Website Sponsor Patti Shannon Windermere Real Estate


Modern Collision Rebuild & Service

Website Sponsor Creative Marketing & Design