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PRESIDENT'S POST

Forty-three members and guests attended today’s Club meeting by Zoom to hear Professor Russell Tytler and Dr Peta White from Deakin University discuss their project 100 Jobs for The Future.’
 
Voluntary donations of $405 were received for today’s meeting bringing total Zoom meeting donations in August to $1,660 – a wonderful effort. Thank you everyone who has contributed during the month.
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100 Jobs for the Future

Ian Bentley introduced his colleagues Professor Russell Tytler and Dr Peta White, who gave us a lively tag-team presentation on “100 Jobs for the Future”. 

Their succession of slides and a Quiz kept everyone on their toes.

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Vocational Service Comment

Economic Evolution
 
This week I invite Rotarians to consider how the Australian economy has changed mainly in our lifetime.
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Community Service Projects

Chairman Denbigh Richards reported on Hawthorn Rotary Club's current and ongoing community service projects.
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International Service Report

Peter Lugg reported on the club’s ongoing International programmes. 

He described our involvement in minor and major projects in East timor, Thailand and Cambodia.

(This report was held over from last week, due to photographic “finger trouble”)

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OLD-TIME RADIO SHOWS

Who knows what evil lurks in the hearts of men?

Every fan of old-time radio, the fruit of a “golden age” on the American airwaves (which lasted from the 1920s until television took hold) can tell you the answer:

The Shadow knows. 

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AROUND THE TRAPS

rant  (Merriam-Webster Dictionary)

intransitive verb

1: to talk in a noisy, excited, or declamatory manner

2: to scold vehemently

transitive verb

: to utter in a bombastic declamatory fashion

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JEST FOR A LAUGH

 EATING IN THE FIFTIES and SIXTIES
 
Our memories of what we ate in our youth are sure to bring some smiles . . .
 
And Jane Drury has sent some last-minute Covid warnings . . . 
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UPCOMING SPEAKERS

Normal meetings at Kooyong Lawn Tennis Club may be happening soon! 
 
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

Writing Workshop with Journalist Jeanette Leigh

Burwood Brickworks Shopping Centre - Postponed

Rotary 100 Playground - Postponed

President’s Drinks Party  - Postponed

Rotary Leadership Institute

DEI Workshop

Rotary International Convention in 2023.

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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

 

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