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PRESIDENTS NOTE

It was great to see 30 members and guests filling our tables today for our lunchtime meeting. 
 
We welcomed, Speakers Martin Forrest and Terry Stephens from Hepatitis Victoria, Jane Bentley, Shinji Higuchi, Rotary Club of Osaka, Past President Chris Wang and Immediate Past President Robert Fisher from the Rotary Club of Melbourne and Tilak's guest David McNamara.
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END HEPATITIS NOW

Chairman of the day Kevin Rose walked us through the alphabet in a tutorial about Viral Disease: Hepatitis A, B and C before introducing Martin Forrest from Hepatitis Victoria. 

Martin went on to add Hepatitis D and E, before describing how  Hepatitis is endemic in Australia, affecting half a million people.

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ROTARY ANNIVERSARY

Did you celebrate Rotary’s anniversary on 23 February?

Each year, thousands of visitors to Rotary headquarters experience Room 711, a recreation of the office where, on 23 February 1905, Paul Harris met with three acquaintances to start a club based on “mutual cooperation and informal friendship.”

Celebrate Rotary’s anniversary by taking a virtual tour of the replica.

 

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WEBINAR

Rotary Public Image WEBINAR

5th March 7pm (EDT) time

Do you need some help with understanding Rotary’s ‘new’ branding and creating logos for your club? 

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The Psychology of Alternative Medicine

"Pseudoscience is popular because it confirms what we believe; science is unpopular because it makes us question what we believe.
"Good science, like good art, often upsets our established ways of seeing the world."
—Carol Tavris, social psychologist.
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THE SHADOW KNOWS

Geoff Wright described how our selected Year 11 student, Adele Papon of Auburn High School, was being sponsored by the Rotary Clubs of Glenferrie and Hawthorn to attend an “Adventure in Citizenship” seminar in ACT.

We hope to hear from Adele after she returns. 

But wait: there's more!

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JEST FOR A LAUGH

Laugh, deep down from your belly,

laugh, till your legs turn to jelly.

Laugh, and tell something funny,

laugh, and don't worry about money.

Laugh, and create joy around you,

laugh, and touch if only a few.

Miranda van den Heuvel 

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UPCOMING SPEAKERS

Mar 03, 2020  -  No Meeting
 
Mar 10, 2020    Gabe Hau  -  A Peace Builder Club
 
Mar 17, 2020   -   Daniel Bull  -  UnstoppaBULL, World Record Holder, Explorer, Adventurer
 
March 24th  - No meeting
 
Mar 31st, 2020   -   Gerry Cantwell  -  Life On The High Seas: My Sydney To Hobart Yacht Race
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FORTHCOMING EVENTS

Peace Fellowship Nominations
 
 
Donations-in-Kind      Open Day  -   Saturday 29th February
 
Kew RC Gala Day  -  Saturday 29th February
 
Woman's Day Breakfast  -  Thursday 5th March
 
District 9800 Conference 27-29th March, 2020
 
Mamma Mia  -  Saturday 30th May
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MAKE-UPS AND APOLOGIES

Kim D'Arcy always seeks to finalize numbers by Monday 8.30am Please register your attendance, or let Kim know if you can't make it.

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CLUB ROSTER

CLUB MEETING DUTIES      
If you cannot perform your duty, please find a replacement or contact Richard Logan

 

  3rd March

        10th March

      17th March

         24th March

 Greeting/Badges    

    No Meeting

N Cannon

G Wright

No Meeting

 Front Desk   

  H Drury

N McInness

 

 Credit Cards

 

S O'Donoghue

R Logan

 

 Set & Clear Up  

        

  P Stewart 

 P Stewart      

    

 MC        

       D Shore 

G Wright     

 

 

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