Bowen Island Council appro...

At the Bowen Island Municipal Council meeting on Monday, January 11, Rotarians Bawn Campbell, supported by Denis Lynn, Dai & Wendy Roberts, and Robert Ballantyne, proposed that Council support Bowen Rotary’s project to install publicly available automated external defibrillators (AED)…

October Devoted to Polio P...

By Patricia Boston, Ph.D Clinical Professor, Faculty of Medicine, University of British Columbia   In honour of World Polio Day on October 24th, 2015, members, families and friends of The Rotary Club of Bowen Island will be devoting the month of…

BowenRotary site update ...

As a matter of policy, the site web-masters like to keep the elements of this site up-to-date. That includes the WordPress platform, the plugins, and the current theme. Mercifully, WordPress now updates automatically. Today I (Robert Ballantyne) noticed that the…

ShelterBox in Nepal (recen...

ShelterBox: Supporting Medicine in Nepal Video published on Jun 29, 2015. Shortly after the devastating earthquake on 25th April 2015 in Nepal and with response teams working across the country, two of our emergency responders, Nicola Hinda and Mike Peachey…

Site growing pains

From the public’s point-of-view, this site now has the navigation (menu structure) implemented, and most of the blank pages have a first draft of content. Since no web site is ever complete, we have taken the wraps off and we…