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Aug 13, 2015
Gerry Ryan
A Parnters Night: A debate night the Club is sponsoring 2 Male Captains (1 from each school)
Oct 01, 2015
DG Jane Cox
Official District Governor's Visit - A Partners night
 
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Raglan House, Raglan St.
Maryborough, Victoria  3465
Australia
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What's Happening at Maryborough Rotary?

 
 
Week 6: August 6, 2015
 
Greetings Rotarians,
Another busy week with Rotarian Mary-Anne Head from NZ returning and Louise Hanby D’Wynn back again. Troy Butler also came to have a look at our Club. A good contingent from MEC visited to speak about the BEACON program. Terry Hillier – BEACON Coordinator, Sam Handley on the BEACON team, David Sutton, new Principal, Katherine King, Deputy Principal and Sharine student participant. A very interesting presentation.
The next invitations for Guess Who’s Coming to Supper have gone out for Friday 7th.
Three members from Maryborough attended PP Val Nicholson’s funeral on Monday there was about 200 people, including many Rotarians, sent her off right royally.
And we found Kimberley Gehan from Stawell RC who will go to the Rotary Success conference in Canberra in September in my place. This is good news because Stawell has about 8 effective Rotarians and need help finding more members.
I feel for the clubs with only a few members and would like to find ways to help them.
I remember when Maryborough was down to 38 members and that was looking dire, but with good leadership this was turned around. Now the enthusiasm is palpable and shortly we will have 12 women which is about 25% and Well done everyone!
PP Garry is speaking at the Family Violence Royal Commission this week. Will be good to hear his report.
If you have any program ideas, please contact Matt whilst Alison is away, till September 24
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Thea
 
 

 
The speakers and members at this week's Beacon Foundation Night
 

 
The new Principal of our local Government school, David Sutton.
 

 
Rotarian Murray in full costume delivers an International Toast to a Club in Cornwall
 

 
This is Peppa, with her Dad, Rotarian Harold Breitinger, at the recent Sleeping Stars production.
 

 
 
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