Gyro International
District VII
District Convention

2017 District 7 Convention

Spetember 14-17 - Thunder Bay, ON

Hosted by the Port Arthur Gyro Club

2080 Hwy # 61, Thunder Bay Ont       1-807-473-9123

The theme will be CANADA 150 with activities and experiences provided by our community Thunder Bay for you to enjoy during your stay.

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Recent District 7 Conventions


The 2016 Dictrict 7 & Gyro International Convention was hosted by the McKenzie Island Gyro Club in Red Lake, Ontario. It was held July 11-17.

See the photos on the D7 Facebook page


The 2015 District 7 Convention was hosted by the North Star Gyro Club. It was held at the Inn on Lake Superior in Duluth, located on the Lake Superior shore in Canal Park, October 1-4

See the photos on the D7 Facebook page.

winnipeg The 2014 District VII Convention was hosted by the Winnipeg Gyro Club August 21-24. Headquarters was the Delta Winnipeg Hotel.
tb The 2013 District VII Convention was held at the Airlane Hotel in Thunder Bay, ON. The convention was hosted by the Fort William Gyro Club, with help from the Port Arthur and NorWest clubs.
McKenzie The 2012 District 7 Convention was hosted by the McKenzie Island Gyro Club. The theme was ‘Gilligan’s Island’. Attendees came dressed as their favourite character from the show. Click here to see the photos on the District 7 Facebook page.

Click here to view a recent article about Ed Fahlgren, one of the founders of the McKenzie Island Gyro Club, a Past Governor of District 7, and Past International President (1971-72).

The 2011 District 7 Convention was hosted by the Metro Gyro Club of Minneapolis. It was held at the DoubleTree Hotel in Bloomington, MN. Activities included tours of the MN Landscape Arboretum and the Minneapolis Institute of Arts, both led by Metro Gyro members who volunteer at these great facilities.

In 2010, District 7 hosted the Gyro International Convention in St. Paul, lead by the Oryg Club. The convention theme was "Rollin' on the River". The convention was held at the Crown Plaza Hotel overlooking the Mississippi river in downtown St. Paul. Friday evening festivities took place aboard a riverboat cruising on the river.

The 2009 District 7 Convention was held in Thunder Bay, August 20-23, with the Fort William, Port Arthur and NorWest clubs teaming up to host. The NorWester Resort Hotel served as convention headquarters.

The 2008 District Convention was hosted by the Minneapolis North Star club. We gathered at the Inn on Lake Superior in Canal Park in Duluth, September 4-7. Click here for photos .

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