West Bay Rotary
Camden, Maine
Camden Congregational Church
55 Elm Street, PO Box 1033, Camden, ME
Every Thursday, starting at 7:30am
Past Speakers
Rob Hyssong
Feb 02, 2023
Program Coordinator at the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at the University of Southern Maine.
Eric Belley
Jan 26, 2023
President and CEO of the Penobscot Bay Chamber of Commerce
Lauren Bateman
Jan 19, 2023
Classification Talk
Christian Cotz
Jan 12, 2023
First Amendment Museum in Augusta.
Weekly Greeters
Jan 05 - Laurent Batemen
Jan 12 - Debbi Hitchings
Jan 19 - Robert Williams
Jan 26 - Trina Kuykendall
Feb 02 - Joan LeMole
Feb 09 - Mary Sargent]
Feb 16 - Laura Evans
Feb 23 - Tim Dresser
Mar 02 - Sheila Davenport
Mar 09 - Chum Berry
Mar 16 - Kim Milton
Mar 23 - Tom Albertson
Mar 30 - Mimi Edmunds
Apr 06 - Mary Beth Thomas
Apr 13 - Gwen Clemens
Apr 20 - Dawn Harlor
Rotary Information
Life during wartime: a frontline report

As the first anniversary of Russia’s invasion of Ukraine approached, a firsthand account shows how Rotary members are responding to this humanitarian crisis.

Rotary projects around the globe - February 2023

Learn how Rotary clubs are taking action in the United States, Bolivia, the United Kingdom, Spain, and Malaysia.

Remembering Jewish Salonica

Albert Bourla's story of how his parents survived the Holocaust provides a vivid picture of the Jewish experience in Thessaloniki. His story has important lessons today for all of us in our very troubled world.

Second woman nominated as Rotary International president

Second woman nominated as Rotary International presidentEVANSTON, Ill. (January 24, 2023) — Stephanie Urchick, member of the Rotary Club of McMurray, PA, USA, will become the second woman to take office as president of

Leveraging expertise: Shelterbox

ShelterBox: A desire to help, a global relief partner, opportunities to respond after disastersShelterBox, an internationally known disaster relief organization and one of Rotary's key partners, originated as a Rotary club

West Bay Rotary Charitable Foundation

Grant Applications are available twice per year; in April and October for the June and January grant distributions.


Click Here for Application

Make a Donation to our Charitable Foundation
Club Executives & Directors
President Elect/Charitable Foundation Chair
Interact Chair
Satellite Club Chair
Vice President/Club Administration
Immediate Past President
Executive Secretary/Director
Community Service
International Service
Membership Co-Chair
Membership Co-Chair
Public Relations Co-Chair
Public Relations Co-Chair
Rotary Foundation
Vocational Services
Youth Exchange

Club Committee Contacts

WBR Club Meetings
Every Thursday, starting at 7:30am
Camden Congregational Church
55 Elm Street, Camden, ME
Community Service
Tim Dresser, Co-chair
2nd Tuesday held Monthly
7:30 am @ Midcoast Recreation Center
Rotary Youth Exchange
George Forristall, Chair
Congregational Church Parlor
7:00 AM
International Committee
Susan Dorr, Chair 
Meetings held as necessary
Vocational Committee
Jim Potter, Co-chair
Tim Dresser, Co-chair
Meetings held as necessary
Public Relations Committee
Mimi Edmunds, Co-Chair
John Viehman, Co-Chair
Meetings as needed
Membership Committee
Gwen Clemens, Co-chair
John Stokinger, Co-chair
Meets as necessary
Sponsorship Committee
Bruce Peel, Chair
for Annual or Event
Sponsorship Opportunities
Fellowship Committee
Barbara Heard, Chair
Contact Barbara with ideas for 
fellowship, including hosting
Sunset Satellite Club
Sarah Ruef-Lindquist, Chair
Meets 2nd and 4th Thursdays
each month, starting at 5:15pm
@ Flatbread Pizza, Rockport
Birthdays & Anniversaries
Member Birthdays:
  • Heidi Karod
    February 3
  • Janice Abendroth
    February 12
  • Kristen Lindquist
    February 20
  • Peter Lindquist
    February 21
  • Ken Gardiner
    February 5
  • Mike Moore
    Carolyn Moore
    February 12
  • Bob Rosenberg
    Hillary Waterman
    February 17
Join Date:
  • Lisa Dresser
    February 2, 2012
    11 years
  • MB Thomas
    February 17, 2022
    1 year
  • Jodie Heal
    February 18, 2016
    7 years
  • Laura Evans
    February 27, 1997
    26 years