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PRESIDENT'S NOTE

Twenty-seven members and guests attended today’s Club meeting, the first held at Kooyong since December. Our guest speaker was Adam Wake, the CEO of Cottage by the Sea, a children’s charity in Queenscliff. 
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Cottage by the Sea

Today's speaker, Adam Wake, joined Cottage by the Sea in June 2019 after 11 years managing the Lions Village Licola. 
He found a love of working for children in need when moved from commercially based camp programs to the not for profit sector. His passion continues to be working to provide better life opportunities for children.
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The Sun Never Sets in Rotary

Rotarian speakers from Ukraine  shared their stories on Wednesday 24th February in “The Sun Never Sets in Rotary” on Zoom.
They showed us some of their projects: youth, community and international - they are caring people, just like ourselves. 
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Baguia Scholarship Program

Rotary Hawthorn funds Junior High School and Technical Trade Scholarships in Baguia, Timor Lestre: up to $2,500 per annum.

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ROTARY HAWTHORN INTERNATIONAL SERVICE 

Katrina Flinn advised that she and President Andrew attended the Morning Tea with DG on Saturday 19th February which provided details on how RAWCS can assist Rotary Clubs and Rotary Districts deliver and manage high profile projects and seek donations for the project (a number of projects were showcased as examples).

RAWCS could be handy for RCH International projects, particularly if we were seeking donations from the public.

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The Importance of Your Vocation

It is interesting to reflect on the journey we have taken that leads us to where we are today regarding our vocations.
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Prince Charles and Alternative Medicine

Prince Charles is a strong advocate for alternative medicine and is proud to be “the enemy of the Enlightenment.”
 
For the first time, Edzard Ernst told the full story of Charles’ ignorance and folly.
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Bookworms and Fixers

President Andrew has sent us a schedule of meetings of the Bookworms and Fixers to the end of June.

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AROUND THE TRAPS

What Does Quantum Theory Actually Tell Us about Reality?

Nearly a century after its founding, physicists and philosophers still don’t know—but they’re working on it.

A claim doesn’t create a reality - Matthew 7:21-23

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JEST FOR A LAUGH

What are Paraprosdokians? 
 
You may well ask: our Jesters will surely let you know.
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UPCOMING SPEAKERS

Normal meetings at Kooyong Lawn Tennis Club have resumed!
 
But keep an eye on your e-mail, to be sure . . . 
 
What has Jill Weeks teed up for our information and entertainment?
 
 
 
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FORTHCOMING  EVENTS

Taverners Raffle

Hawthorn RC Women's Day Breakfast 8th March 

Rotary Leadership Institute - March/April

SOCIAL CONNECTION 101  -  Thursday 17 March

DG Dale Hoy invites us to Albury for our District Conference being held 22nd - 24th April 2022.

Glenferrie Golf Day  -  24th May

Lift the Lid on Mental Health Lunch - 7th October 2022.​​​​​​

Rotary International Convention in 2023.

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Attendance and Apologies

Terry Kitchen always seeks to finalise numbers by Monday 8.30am Please register your attendance, or let Terry 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

 

       8th March        15th March        22nd March

       29th March

 Greeting/Badges  

     No Meeting       Kooyong LTC          By Zoom  Kooyong LTC

 Front Desk   

          Women's            Day

Breakfast

 

TBA

 

 Credit Cards

 

V Chen

 

K Flinn

 Set & Clear Up  

          

TBA

 

 

       MC       

     
 
D Shore
 

TBA

Kitchen

 

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