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Rotary Club of Papakura Inc.
2018-2019 

September 13 2018 | Issue 12

 
From the President's Desk

Hello fellow Rotarians and other readers,
 
Well this will be the last bulletin for 2018!
 
Firstly, thank you all for giving me the support you have over the last 6 months. You have all made my job so much easier than it could have otherwise been and it is greatly appreciated! We have had another outstanding fundraiser, some great fellowship events, worked hard at making a real difference to our community with numerous projects  and made a really good effort at increasing our profile and sharing our stories. I am proud of what we have achieved as a club and looking forward to the second half of my Presidential year.
 
We have the Choral Society coming on Thursday to sing Christmas Carols as a 'Thank You' for us getting their Piano repaired, so make sure you come along. It would be really nice to have partners join us too as we get in the Christmas spirit.
 
I  really enjoyed listening to the Education Trust scholarship recipients speeches, hearing how their first year had gone and from those about to embark on their first year in tertiary education in 2019.  I look forward to it each year and still believe this is one of our best nights of the year.
 
So that’s a wrap on 2018. Tracey and I wish you all a Merry Christmas and a fantastic New Year.
 
 
Quote of the week;
“Service is the rent we pay for a living. It is the very purpose of life, and not something you do in your spare time.”  Marian Wright Edelman
 
Till next Year,
Cheers
Jon.
 
 
 
The Travelling Wilson’s
 

 

 
Anyone for carrots?
 
Read on the hear the latest news from George and Lyn about the adventures in Zimbabwe.
 
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Fellowship Event - Pot Luck Dinner

Please remember to accept or decline your email invitation to the dinner. So far, we have 15 people registered to attend.
District News
 
 
Rotary District 9920 Alumni
District Committee wishes to establish a District Alumni group of former participants in the following Rotary programmes:
 
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Bookarama
 
Howick Rotary are having a Book Fair starting on October 9th. We can support by donating some books, tapes or CD’s etc. This our AG Bill Charkow’s Club.
 
Blood Pressure Checks

 
Rotary E-Bike Safari

 
International Service Information Evening
 
Roger That!
Many receive advice, only the wise profit from it.

Meeting:

Thursday 13 December 2018

Papakura RSA 

5.30pm for Dinner @ 6pm

Meeting @ 6.45pm

 

 

Meeting Responsibilities

Duty Committee: Community

Greeting: Community

Attendance: Robin

 

 

 

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