On 6th December, members of Johnsonville Rotary assisted the Institute of Engineering and Technology (IET); one of the premier professional engineering bodies in hosting a fun Robotics Workshop at Newlands College School. 20 Year 9 students from the college got an opportunity to personally transform a set of electronic components into a Robot using a […]
Wellington Regional Councillor Chris Kirk Burnnand was a guest speaker at the club on 8th November. Chris outlined his career explained how he is using his community and business experience to use this to get things done in Wellington.
Due to the cancellation of the 2021 Johnsonville Christmas Parade we unfortunately lost the venue for the Johnsonville Christmas market being held at the same time. So, instead we are running a Virtual Christmas Market instead, hosted on the website and providing direct links to stall holders. More information on this soon. In the meantime […]
Johnsonville Rotary’s Fun Day for families with young children – Teddy Bears Picnic was on 14th March at Rewa Rewa School. Teddies brought their families for a fun day out. The event was opened by Greg O’Connor our local Member of Parliament who also was part of the judging panel to choose the winners of […]
On Saturday 12th December 2020 the club celebrated Christmas and the end of Rotary Club program for the year with a Christmas Party for members, gusts and friends. It was a special meeting as it also saw the induction of new member Maria Reyes. The club also welcomed Maria’s family as guests to the dinner.
Johnsonville Rotary Club would like to thank all stallholders and all visitors for coming to the Johnsonville Christmas market on Saturday 6th December. Despite the cold blustery windy weather the market was busy especially after the finish of the Johnsonville Christmas Parade. Nearly 30 stalls were represented at the market selling a wide range of […]
The Johnsonville Rotary’s Christmas Market will return on Saturday December 5 2020 – the same day as the Johnsonville Christmas Parade. The market will be located at Countdown Supermarket on Johnsonville Road next to the Christmas parade route and promises to be bigger and better than in previous years. If you would like to run […]
Johnsonville Rotary hosted a women’s networking event on 28 September 2020. COVID-19 is affecting many people. Thousands are losing their jobs, mostly women, and many small businesses are struggling. The talk on Mon 28 Sept hosted by the Rotary Club of Johnsonville was a timely reminder that the Venus Network, a charitable trust active in […]
The Rotary Club of Johnsonville has donated $9,000.00 to charities in May 2020. News of the donations by the Rotary Club of Johnsonville was reported in the Independent Herald Newspaper on the 4th June 2020. The donations were to assist members of the local community impacted by financial strain due to the Covid 19 lockdown […]