Maryborough Rotary
November 2014

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Maryborough, Victoria  3465
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What's Happening at Maryborough Rotary?

Hi Rotarians,
Due to the inability of our guest speaker to attend, this provided an opportune moment for all members to be updated of what is happening in and around the club; and believe me there is plenty.
Committee Chairs provided a summary of current happenings within their respective portfolios:-
  • Get up and Go” Family Fun Day – Sunday, October 26, featuring: “Spring into Summer” Stroll around Lake Victoria, come and try Physical Activity Expo and Goldfields Hunt for the Golden Shoe.
    Rotary assisted by providing a healthy BBQ lunch
    On Tuesday morning 28th as part of the HALT Program, Rotary served the local Tradies with a BBQ Breakfast at PJ’s Timber and Hardware – HALT (Hope Assistance Local Tradies – Mental Health Program).
  • On Wednesday 29th Oct the Family Violence Awareness Committee Strategic Planning second session occurred. Focus on Community Awareness and final version of Plan will be ready mid November.
    Oaks Day at the Highland Society next Thursday, Nov 6– all welcome in your finery and frippery. Annual event which is a highlight of the local social calendar with funds to Chaplaincy
  • Combined Rotary Clubs of Ballarat have invited Maryborough to display /promote our SayNO2FamilyViolence campaign during “Springfest” on Sunday 2nd Nov.
  • Pyrenees Magic Bike Ride Sunday 9th Nov.
  • Meeting of Thursday, November 13, will now be held on the Saturday evening 15th at the Highland Society, as part of the club hosting the Outbound and Inbound Youth exchange students.
  • RACV Energy Breakthrough Weekend 21st – 23rd Nov Marshalling and BBQ
  • District Conference – whilst not happening until March 2015 planning activities and formation of committees for all aspects of the Conference is really starting to ramp up and will involve all members. The Town Hall is a great venue for our conference, but it does have limitations in terms of available space for some aspects of the conference. The use of Tren Du Bourg Hall to alleviate congestion in and around the Town Hall is being examined.
  • A quote related to “light” to reinforce the International theme of “Light Up Rotary.”
  • “You can't have a light without a dark to stick it in”.  ~ Arlo Guthrie


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