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Volume 59 Number 05 - 30 July 2012

The Rotary Club of Kaikohe
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Dinner Meeting
Guest Speaker
6:00pm - Wednesday 1 AugustRhonda Zielinski - Public Health Nursing in Kaikohe
6:00pm - Wednesday 8 AugustCommittee Meetings

Members' Privileges

Meeting Closure
Five Minute SpeakerRaffleSergeant's AssistantStewardStewardIntroduce SpeakerThank Speaker
1 Aug Glenis SueRay Bruce KValerie SarojaBruce GJim Bill 
8 AugBruce G RayValerieJim RogerMoengaroa Keith --
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News and Notices
  • There is just one gap in the Meals on Wheels roster for this week (30 July - 3 August). If you can do the delivery on Thursday 2 August please volunteer now.
    • Link to spreadsheet.
    • Link to form to volunteer.
  • Link to Rotary District 9910 Reading Programme - Vanuatu.
  • Link to Presidential Citation requirements.
  • Subscriptions are $125 for 6 months. Subscriptions can be paid direct to the treasurer or by direct credit to bank account number 12 3097 0118980 00. Feel free to pay the full annual subscription of $250 immediately if you prefer.
  • Link to some new Dictionary Project photos from Sue.
  • Link to the evaluation of the Rotary Northtec Science Extravaganza 2012.
  • Link to Rotarians With Conviction - 2013 District Conference - Norfolk Island. Early bookings are essential.
    • If you want to do your bookings on-line you will find all you need on the website.
      • Link to the conference registration page - scroll down to fill in your details.
      • Link to travel booking form.
    • If you prefer to print out a form to fill in follow these links:
      • Link to download conference registration form (PDF 158KB).
      • Link to download conference travel and accommodation form (PDF 1,452KB).

Calendar, Comments, and Blogs (where there is always something new - check these links every week)
  • Link to the Kaikohe Rotary Club Calendar.
  • Link to Rotary District 9910's Etcetera web page for regular district updates.
  • Link to the Rotary Down Under Blog.
  • Link to the Rotary Regional Public Image Resource Blog.
  • Link to the Rotary Down Under site where you can read the latest Rotary Down Under magazine and lots of other interesting stuff that is constantly updated.

Club Bulletins
  • Link to the latest Bay of Islands Club Bulletin.
  • Link to the latest Dargaville Club Bulletin.
  • Link to the latest Kaitaia Club Bulletin.
  • Link to the latest Kerikeri Club Bulletin.
  • Link to the latest Waipapa Club Bulletin.

Regular Newsletters
  • Link to the Rotary International Weekly Update - Saving mothers' lives.
  • Link to the District Governor's Newsletter July 2012.
  • Link to Rotary International’s New Generations - Interact-Rotaract-Ryla - July 2012 - Staying connected with participants.
  • Link to Rotary International’s Youth Exchange Newsletter July 2012.
  • Link to RI Resource Extra Regional News Update Rotary International South Pacific and Philippines July 2012.
  • Link to Rotary International’s Rotary Leader June 2012.
  • Link to the latest E Mara E Pānui.

25 July Meeting Report (Reporter - Moengaroa)
  • Apologies – Stan, Tracey, Valerie, Frank, Roger, Julie, Liz, Saroja.
  • Guests – John Tapene, Richard Keepa, Tasmyn McQueen and Allan.
  • Notices.
    • Subscriptions have been set at $250.00 per annum or $125.00 per every 6 months. If this amount could be paid at the beginning of the financial year that’s great, but if not it will be okay but it will benefit the club if paid at the beginning of every year.
    • Hokianga book Festival 8 September 2012. Fund $450.00 for young writers.
    • There seems to be no interest in the toy library.
    • Meals on wheels – Don needs numbers.
    • NZ Blood service – Heather needs numbers.
    • Reminder – District Governor’s visit – 14 September.
    • Conference Norfolk- numbers need to be confirmed.
    • Elizabeth – Foundation for the blind 23-24 October – street appeal.
    • Speech contest dates yet to be confirmed.
    • Cake stall 8 August – see Bill.
    • Kaikohe to Okaihau traverse 30 September.
  • DARE programme is merging with Blue Light – Account holding $3243.19. Officers remain the same. Chair Bill, Secretary Elizabeth, Treasurer Jim.
  • John Tapene introduced the head boy Richard Keepa and head girl Tasmyn McQueen from Northland College as our speakers for the night. John told of the two heads being chosen by their peers while they were still in year 12 and they then choose their own prefects. Richard is a local boy although born in Australia. Both students have learnt to be patient and understanding. They both enjoy their roles at the school and their last year at the school.