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Volume 61 Number 10 - 8 September 2014

The Rotary Club of Kaikohe Bulletin

Dinner Meeting
Wednesday 10 September - Combined Meeting with Okaihau Lions - 7:00pm at the Okaihau Hall - Speakers - Jim and Noel - the Okaihau Kaikohe Traverse.
Wednesday 17 September - Committee Meetings.

Members’ Privileges (Be sure to arrange a replacement if you are unable to take up your privilege)

Date

Cashier 

Five Minute Speaker 

 Introduce Speaker

Raffle 

Reception Meeting Closure 

Reporter 

Sergeant 

Sergeant's Assistant

Steward 

Steward 

 Thank Speaker

10 SepElizabeth----NgaireRay----
17 SepJimDon-DonnaJohn VRaySueBillHelenNoel

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News and Notices

  • Remember that we have a Combined meeting with the Okaihau Lions at the Okaihau Hall this week - 7.00pm, Wednesday 10 September. be sure to advise Noel if you are unable to attend, or if you are bringing a visitor. Speakers are Noel and Jim and the topic is the Traverse.

  • Link to the Okaihau Kaikohe Traverse 2014 page. Forty-one registrations received so far.

  • Link to a notice about the Area One Dinner - Paihia - 20 November.

  • Kaikohe Rotary Club 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.

  • The 2014 Blood Pressure Awareness Campaign in conjunction with St Johns and New World is on Saturday 4 October.


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

  • Link to the Kaikohe Rotary Club Calendar.

  • Link to Kaikohe Rotary’s Facebook page.

  • Link to the District Facebook page.

  • Link to the District What’s On Calendar.

  • Link to the Rotary Service Connections Blog.

  • Link to Monita's Facebook page.

  • Link to the Rotary Voices Blog.

  • Link to the Rotary Down Under Blog.

  • Link to the Rotary Regional Public Image Resource Blog.

  • Link to Rotary International’s Member News.


Regular Newsletters

  • Link to Rotary Weekly - 5 September 2014.

  • Link to download the District Governor’s Newsletter - September 2014.

  • Link to Rotary Leader - September 2014.

  • Link to Rotary - Young Leaders in Action - August 2014.

  • Link to download the Rotary Global History Fellowship “Our Foundation Newsletter” - September 2014 (it is a 1.5MB PDF so might take a while to download. Unfortunately it can’t be viewed online).

  • Link to the latest Kerikeri Club Bulletin.

  • Link to the latest E Mara E Pānui.


3 September Meeting Report (Reporter - Valerie)

  • Apologies were Helen and John, Ngaire, Glenis, and Donna.

  • Guests were John Coleman and Heather Ayrton.

  • Notices etc: People to chase up prizes in town for the Traverse

  • Combined meeting with Okaihau Lions next Wednesday, 7pm official start at Okaihau Town Hall. Jim and Noel the guest speakers.

  • Email from Paul Donaghan - Challenge camp donation if no child - $330. Challenge camp is May next year.

  • 21 September is Peace Day - notify the world.

  • Monday 10 November - Sailability Dinner - Auckland.

  • Entertainment from Pure Ngapuhi - 3 Northland College girls, Brooke, Honey and Brucelia, with Shelley Tau.  Heavenly voices, looking at entering a competition in Parramatta this year, need some funding. Left a CD with 2 songs with us.  

  • Guest Speaker: Murray Jamieson, Chair of Northland College Farm.

  • 45 years old, left school at 15, and made his first $M at 23.

  • Employed by the Ministry of Primary Industries, and is part of Lincoln University.

  • Called on to do a 360 review of the farm originally, made 11 recommendations, a board to run it was put in place. 1 year on - all 11 recommendations ticked off.  

  • Board also 11 (the magic number) business people, bankers, farmers. Internal vote: number reduced to 5, but all 11 voted for chairman.

  • All staff dismissed, interim manager appointed - as per school wishes. Their other wish: A sustainable farm.