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Volume 59 Number 45 - 20 May 2013

The Rotary Club of Kaikohe

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Dinner Meeting

Guest Speaker

Wednesday 22 May

Committee Meetings

Wednesday 29 May

To be advised


Members’ Privileges

 

Cashier

Reception
Meeting
Closure

Five
Minute
Speaker

Raffle

Sergeant’s
Assistant

Steward

Steward

Introduce
Speaker

Thank
Speaker

 22 May Don Glenis ValerieKeith StanBill Sue  -
29 MayValerieJimFrank DonLizGlenis KeithStan Bill

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News and Notices

  • Link to the Kaikohe Business Association plan for the town entrance.

  • Link to a poster for the Kohewhata Marae Hauora (Health) Day.

  • Link to Hospice Mid-Northland Car Raffle poster.

  • Link to a message from Rotary International - Updates on ShelterBox and Disaster Relief.

  • Link to a poster about the Kidney Kids Concert.

  • The Rotary Okaihau Kaikohe Traverse committee is meeting at 5:30pm, Monday 20 May, at Don’s place, 7 Rankin Street.

  • Link to District Awards 2013.

  • Link to Dancing in the Wake webpage - a new play coming to Kaikohe - 20 June 2013.

  • Link to the Otago Youth Adventure Trust - Milton Rotary Tramping Club website. Places are now available on their many trips planned for the 2014 season (and some are full already!).

  • Link to Kaikohe Rotary’s Facebook page - Go in and “Like” our page and add your comments.


Calendar and Blogs (where there is always something new - check these links every week)

  • Link to the Kaikohe Rotary Club Calendar.

  • Link to the Rotary Down Under Blog.

  • Link to the Rotary Regional Public Image Resource Blog.


Regular Newsletters

  • Link to the Rotary International Weekly Update.

  • Link to Rotary International’s Youth Exchange E-Newsletter - May 2013.

  • Link to the Rotary New Zealand World Community Service Newsletter - April 2013.

  • Link to the District Governor’s Newsletter - 28 April 2013.

  • Link to the Kerikeri Rotary Bulletin.

  • Link to the Norfolk Island Rotary Bulletin.

  • Link to the May Rotary Down Under webpage.

  • Link to Hospice Mid Northland May Newsletter.

  • Link to the latest E Mara.


15 May Meeting Report

  • Guests Louis and Sue Toorenberg.

  • Bill returns to the club after a holiday in Phuket. He brought a banner from the Patong Beach Rotary Club.

  • Notices

    • President Noel advised members that Ray Davies is in Auckland Hospital’s ward 42 recovering from open heart surgery.

    • The Hospice Shop in Kaikohe is seeking volunteers.

    • Members are encouraged to support the Community Planting Day - Monument Hill - 1:00pm - 1 June.

    • Marshalls for the Northern Crossing on Saturday 18 May - Noel to e-mail instructions.

    • Don and Glenis to attend the Leaders Elect Training in Whangarei on Saturday 18 May.

    • Incoming District Governor Phil Ashton is visiting the club on Tuesday 9 July (We agreed to change our club meeting to Tuesday so that the district Governor can attend the Kaitaia cub on the Wednesday).

  • Five Minute Speaker Jim introduced the Kaikohe Business Association’s draft plan for the park at the eastern entrance to Kaikohe.

  • Guest Speakers Louis and Sue Toorenberg

    • Louis is originally from Holland and came to New Zealand via Australia.

    • He moved to the Hokianga in 1975, and he has been at his present location at the Waiotemarama Falls Lodge since 1981.

    • Louis has always been interested in puzzles and now has 3,000 puzzles in his collection.

    • In 2007 he attended the International Puzzle Party in Australia.

    • Attractions at the Waiotemarama Falls Lodge include a maze, and the pregnant elephant.

    • Louis and Sue set up a large display of puzzles for members to peruse, and presented everyone with a free maze pass.