Local Projects

Sadler’s Park Garden – Keown Street, Essex
We maintain a flower garden inside the park and several years ago we constructed a pavilion in the park. Along the walking trails is one of our little libraries we support throughout town.  Stop by one of the libraries and pickup a book to read.

Hospice Project
The Rotary Club of Essex, Ontario joined together with other local Rotary clubs and raised funds to supported a room at the Windsor & Essex County Hospice, Erie Shores campus, Leamington, Ontario.



Park Benches Program
We will soon be selecting locations for several Canada 150 Benches. Stay tuned for more info.



Family Day free skating event – 2018

On Monday February 18, 2018 Rotary club of Essex hosted the second annual free skate event at the sports complex in Essex, ON.  Many families enjoyed an afternoon of FREE skating and treats of hot chocolate, brownies and cookies to mark Family Day!  Our present Kim Spirou even got out on the ice and enjoyed herself.

Wine and Cheese Event – 2018

On January 29th, 2018 Rotary club of Essex hosted a free wine & cheese event.  We invited the public to join us at our weekly meeting to learn what Rotary is all about.  We enjoyed the time spent with the public as well as the wine and cheese.


Business Excellence Awards
Friday, October 13 at Essex United Church – Hosted by Essex Centre BIA & Rotary Club of Essex to honour several local businesses in Essex, Ontario

Meet the Teacher 2017
Wed., Sept. 20 – GNPS Meet the Teacher BBQ
Thu., Sept. 21- Essex Public School Meet the Teacher BBQ
Wed., Sept. 27 – Southwood School Meet the Teacher BBQ

Rotary Fish Fry for Hospice/ Hogs for Hospice
Fri., Aug. 4 – Rotary Fish Fry for Hospice/Hogs for Hospice

Essex Centre BIA 20th Annual Car show
July 8

Evening of the Arts/Strawberry Social
July 7

Windsor Area Street Rods Car Show
May 28