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Events

Rotary District Foundation Centennial Gala Dinner

Date: Wednesday May 31, 2017, 6:30 pm

A celebration of 100 years of the Rotary International Foundation.  A fundraising dinner plus entertainment to mark a very special milestone for our Foundation.

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Ladies Night at Blue Illusion

Date: Thursday Jun 8, 2017, 7:00 pm

The ladies will gather for a Fashion Parade and chance to purchase the items shown.  Proceeds will go towards the Club's "Days for Girls" project.  

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Club Changeover Function

Date: Sunday Jul 2, 2017, 12:30 pm

A special Club function to say thank you to the current President and Board and welcome in the next President and new Board.

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Meetings

Weekly Thursday Meeting

Date: Thursday May 25, 2017, 6:30 pm

Our Guest Speakers are Fiona Read and Caroline McClean from the City of Boroondara speaking on The Northeast Hub.

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Weekly Thursday Meeting

Date: Thursday Jun 1, 2017, 6:30 pm

As the end of the year creeps closer here is a chance to hear about all the projects that were undertaken throughout the last 12 months.

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Weekly Thursday Meeting

Date: Thursday Jun 8, 2017, 6:30 pm

Our Guest Speaker is Peter Stewart speaking on "High On Vision" - the Sumba Eye project

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Weekly Thursday Meeting

Date: Thursday Jun 15, 2017, 6:30 pm

Wine, wine, wine!!!!  Darren O'Hara will speak about wine appreciation and bring some different wines for tasting.

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Weekly Thursday Meeting

Date: Thursday Jun 22, 2017, 6:30 pm

Our own Imre Lele will update the club about our international projects.

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Weekly Thursday Meeting

Date: Thursday Jun 29, 2017, 6:30 pm

No meeting this week due to our Changeover on Sunday 2 July.

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Latest News

Happy Birthday!!

The Club celebrated its 37th Birthday at the meeting on 4 May with a wonderful evening of entertainment by Brian Nankervis, recollections by our first President and some jokes by members (in deference to world laughter day coming up soon).  Three members were recognised with sapphires to their existing Paul Harris Fellow Awards.  A delicious cake was cut and enjoyed by all.  A very happy night!!

Solomon Islands

A Team from the Club recently returned from a visit to the Solomon Islands where they undertook instruction in sewing machine maintenance and sewing techniques.  Many machines were repaired and much knowledge imparted.

Mens Shedding

Being a bloke generally means you don’t discuss your feelings or deal too well with your physical, mental and spiritual health. This was identified as a serious issue during the 90s in Australia, and the Men’s Shed Movement emerged sprouting thousands of sheds across Australia and the world. Now Rotary Club of North Balwyn (RCNB) has taken its angle grinder to the workbench to build a men’s shed on North Balwyn Bowls Club land.

“We know that older men who’ve become disconnected from community life through factors such as retirement, illness, disability or unemployment, have poorer health outcomes than those who enjoy close community connections. We are excited to launch this project in conjunction with the City of Boroondara,” says Tony Hart, Chairman of RCNB Men’s Shed Project.

The shed opens September 2017 and RCNB welcomes donations and handymen who would like to be involved. Please Garth Symington on 0419 519 899 for more information.

 

 

Mongolian Peace Camp - A Youth Exchange Experience

An exciting inaugural program will see nine secondary students from the Boroondara area having an enriching three weeks in Mongolia. In July, the students will travel with two RCNB members to be immersed in the culture in Mongolia’s capitol city, Ulan Bataar, and various regional areas. One week will be spent at the Mongolian International Children’s Camp where they will foster connections with students from many other countries and engage in activities focused on promoting world peace. This is run in conjunction with the National Authority of Children under the auspices of the Mongolian Government. A reciprocal visit is planned for Mongolian students to visit Melbourne in January 2018. 

Venue

DINNER MEETINGS

Every Thursday 6:00pm for 6:30pm

VENUE

Kew Golf Club
Belford Road, Kew East
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ATTENDANCE

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