Upcoming Speakers
Martin Segger
Apr 17, 2024
Centennial Square initiative
Centennial Square initiative

Martin Segger’s administrative and academic career has included the positions of Director of Art Galleries and Collections at the University of Victoria, and adjunct professor in the Department of History in Art, Faculty of Fine Arts. He holds a B.A. in English Literature and a Diploma of Education (Secondary Curriculum) from the University of Victoria, and a Master of Philosophy in Renaissance Cultural Studies from the Warburg Institute, University of London, where he studied under Prof. Sir Ernst Gombrich. In 1982 he was elected a fellow of the Royal Society of Arts, and 1999 a Fellow of the Canadian Museums Association.

He has served as president of the Society of Architectural Historian, Pacific North West Chapter and President of the Commonwealth Association of Museums. He has consulted and taught historic preservation planning in South America and Africa. His areas of academic research, teaching and curatorship are architectural history and decorative arts, also heritage and museums studies.

Current research projects include 19th colonial architecture in India and the impact of international cultural conservation protocols on museum management practice in the developing world. He has lectured widely and written numerous books, exhibition catalogues, film scripts, and articles.

Bill Lewis
Apr 24, 2024
Hotel Industry in Greater Victoria. STR Impact
Matt White, CEO Victoria Symphony
May 01, 2024
Building Community through Music
May 08, 2024


Typical MeetingOne of the best ways to find out more about Rotary is to attend a meeting. We meet Wednesdays at the Union Club of British Columbia at 805 Gordon St, Victoria, BC V8W 1Z6.   Use main Gordon Street entrance up the stairs,  here is a map to Union Club.  

We also offer Hybrid-Zoom attendance.  Details here.

We start to gather at 6:30am, breakfast starts at  7:00 sharp. Guests are always welcome. Feel free to text or email us for more information.

What To Expect At Our Meeting

Attending our morning meeting is a great way to start your day. We begin our meeting with a breakfast. This will give you an opportunity to chat with our members and get to know our club better. After breakfast, we have a speaker then we discuss club events. Meetings usually last 1.25 hours. We look forward to welcoming you to the Rotary Club of Victoria Harbourside.