District Governor Charles Deiner Visits

The District Governor's visit is an annual highlight where the Knights Pendragon Rotarians get to showcase the variety of project they have executed in the past Rotary year and what is planned for the current Rotary year.  This year, Knights were treated to a most pleasant afternoon and evening where we talked about many aspects of Rotary, our club, the district, Rotary International, membership and our local communities needs, with a down to earth, interesting and inspiring Rotarian, District G...
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KNIGHTS WELCOME SPRING WITH FELLOWSHIP

Saturday, 1st September 2108, produced a lovely warm Spring day with a pleasant breeze and the Knights Rotarians, their families and some friends from toastmasters got together to welcome Spring with a braai, good fellowship, networking and great conversation. The chosen venue at Fish Eagle Dam, Modderfontein  Nature Reserve, lived up to its name with a pair of fish eagles periodically treating us to their iconic call as the cruised overhead or called from a dead tree across the dam. In a...
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September Rotary Theme – Basic Education & Literacy Month

Rotary supports activities and training to improve education for all children and literacy for both children and adults. THE ROTARY FOUNDATION AREAS OF FOCUS STATEMENT OF GOALS AND PURPOSE The Rotary Foundation (TRF) enables Rotarians to ensure that all people have sustainable access to basic education and literacy by: 1. Involving the community to support programs that strengthen the capacity of communities to provide basic education and literacy to all; 2. Increasing adult literacy in...
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Geraldfitzpatick Home for the Aged – Christmas in July

On 14th July 2018, Knights Pendragon with the support of sponsors and friends gave the ladies resident in the Geraldfitzpatrick Home for the Aged, a traditional "Christmas in July" lunch. The occasion, complete with gifts, Christmas cake and entertainment, in the form of a large band and singing ensemble, provided for a great afternoon of fun.  
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Andy Stevenson inducted as Knights 29th President

The Rotary Club of Knights Pendragon recently inducted Past President Andy Stevenson as their 29th President for the 2018-2019 Rotary year at a gala dinner at the Knights meeting venue, the Belgravia Bowling Club, Bedfordview. Founded on 29th June 1989 with a founder membership of ex-Round Tablers, the Rotary Club of Knights Pendragon, shares its induction date with the Rotary clubs of Warsaw and Moscow. Over the past 29 years the club has executed a significant number of successful fundra...
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FUN AND LEARNING AT THE YOUTH LEADERSHIP TRAINING CAMP

Knights Pendragon held their 26th annual Youth Leadership Training camp the Scripture Union, Kadesh Barnea camp in Skeerpoort, Magaliesburg, in mid-May. The Training camp was attended by 65 grade 11 learners from 21 schools from the East Rand and Johannesburg. Each school is asked to choose the learners they send based on their leadership potential and such that this potential can be further developed. During the 3 day camp learners are taught a variety of leadership and teamwork skills b...
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Rotary Club of Knights Pendragon Celebrates 29th Anniversary

The Rotary Club of Knights Pendragon was chartered on 29th June 1989 with 33 founder members, the same day as the new Rotary Clubs of Warsaw and Moscow were chartered. The club members celebrated their 29 years of service to the community with a dinner off the same menu as that of the Club's charter meeting and with the same presiding officers and speakers. While the club's original address was in Knights, Germiston, it now meets at the Belgravia Bowling Club, Befordfiew, has 19 membe...
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Rotary International 2018-19 Theme – Be the Inspiration

Barry Rassin, Rotary International President for the 2018-2019 year has chosen as his theme for the Rotary year as "Be the Inspiration". Barry encourages all Rotarians around the globe to behave in this manner as they go about their lives and Rotary activities. In the words of Rotary's founder, Paul Harris, “Rotary is a microcosm of a world at peace, a model which nations will do well to follow.” To Barry Rassin, Rotary is not only a model but an inspiration. It shows us what is possible, inspi...
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Garden Benches for Cresset House

With financial sponsorship and organisation by the Rotary Club of Knights Pendragon, supplemented by a matching corporate donation, a number sturdy garden benches have been built and installed in the gardens at Cresset House for the use of the residents. Cresset House in Glen Austin, Midrand, is a community providing a safe, nurturing and stimulating home for adults with intellectual disabilities. To learn more about Cresset House please visit their website  
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