Tuesday, 19 May 2015

This Week's Chronicle: Friday 22nd May

Title: A Social Revolution for story tellers, poets,                  writers and authors

Speaker: Gertrude Matshe



Roster:

  • Setting Up: Stephen DB.
  • Projector: Brian F.
  • Host Visitors: Marten Y.
  • Grace: Norma P.
  • List Visitors: Jean P.
  • Intro: Brian K.
  • Thanks: Ben B.
  • Last Word: Don L.

Notices



There is no lunchtime meeting next week 
(Friday 29th May) because of Queen's Birthday


Next Meeting - Friday 5th June

Title: Major Flaws in Earthquake Strengthening Regime
Speaker: Ian Harrison




Roster:

  • Setting Up: Bernard W.
  • Projector: George B.
  • Host Visitors: Don L.
  • Grace: Yvonne DS.
  • List Visitors: Jean P.
  • Intro: Bede C.
  • Thanks: Paul C.
  • Last Word: Arthur Y.

Please Note:
  • If you are rostered on and have a task at the next meeting but cannot make it, please arrange your own replacement and let Kraft DS know.

Many thanks for your cooperation.

Tuesday, 12 May 2015

This Week's Chronicle: Friday 15th May

Title: "This is My Life"

Speaker: Wellington City Councillor Nicola Young



Nicola is a dynamic speaker! 

If you are interested in the future growth of Wellington,
then come, listen and learn what Nicola has to tell us!

Roster:

  • Setting Up: Colin C.
  • Projector: Stephen DB.
  • Host Visitors: Marten Y.
  • Grace: Nicola B.
  • List Visitors: Bernard W.
  • Intro: Wayne M.
  • Thanks: Ben B.
  • Last Word: Jean P.

Last Week's Meeting - Friday 8th May

Title: The Future of Rotary in Aotearoa
Speaker: District Governor Elect Simon Manning



Visitors: Dexter B., Carol J. and Linda R.
Apologies: John C., Bernard W., Howard M., Henk R. Bede C., Dave & Mary E., Stephen DB., Nicky B.


Next Week's Meeting - Friday 22nd May

Title: A Social Revolution for story tellers, poets, writers and authors
Speaker: Getrude Matshe



Roster:

  • Setting Up: Stephen DB.
  • Projector: Brian F.
  • Host Visitors: Marten Y.
  • Grace: Norma P.
  • List Visitors: Jean P.
  • Intro: Brian K.
  • Thanks: Ben B.
  • Last Word: Don L.

Please Note:
  • If you are rostered on and have a task at the next meeting and cannot make it, please arrange your own replacement and let Kraft DS. know.

Many thanks for your cooperation.

Wednesday, 6 May 2015

This Week's Chronicle: Friday 8th May

Title: The Future of Rotary in Aotearoa

Speaker: District Governor Elect Simon Manning



Roster:

- You cannot afford to miss this one Team!
  • Setting Up: Ern P.
  • Projector: Bede C.
  • Host Visitors: Dave E.
  • Grace: Len K.
  • List Visitors: Ben B.
  • Intro: John M.
  • Thanks: George B.
  • Last Words: Stephen DB.                      
                                                        

Last Week's Meeting - Friday 1st May

Title: Rotary 9940 District Update
Speaker: John Moriarty


To make a donation for Nepal: https://www.redcross.org.nz

Friends of Rotary: Norma P.
Visitors: Dexter B., Getrude M.
Apologies: Bryan H., Bede C., Brian F., Nicky B., Marten Y., Mary E., Gladwyn G.

Next Week's Meeting - Friday 15th May

Title: "This is My Life"
Speaker: Wellington City Councillor Nicola Young



Roster:

  • Setting Up: Colin C.
  • Projector: Stephen DB.
  • Host Visitors: Marten Y.
  • Grace: Nicola B.
  • List Visitors: Bernard W.
  • Intro: Wayne M.
  • Thanks: Ben B.
  • Last Word: Jean P.

Please Note:
  • If you are rostered on and have a task at the next meeting and cannot make it,  please arrange your own replacement and let Kraft DS. know.

Many thanks for your cooperation. 

Tuesday, 28 April 2015

This Week's Chronicle: Friday 1st May

Title: Rotary 9940 District Update

Speaker: John Moriarty 


President Elect John Moriarty will talk about the work being done at District Level and how it can assist our Clubs.

Courtenay Place has two of its members on the District Club Development Committee, the purpose of which is to provide Club Boards of Directors with resources and ideas that can help improve:

  • Membership
  • Fellowship 
  • Service to the community.  

What is in it for Courtenay Place and how can our Club benefit from the work of this Committee?

This is a great introductory presentation for District Governor Elect, Simon Manning's address next week. 

Roster:

  • Setting Up: John C.
  • Projector: Colin C.
  • Host Visitors: Len K.
  • Grace: Don L.
  • List Visitors: Marten Y.
  • Intro: Jean P.
  • Thanks: Nicola B.
  • Last Word: Linda R.

Last  Meeting - Friday 17th April

Title:  The Challenge of Strengthening St Mary of the Angels Church                                 to meet Current NZ Seismic Code Requirements


Speaker: Brian McGuinness



Visitors: Linda R., Fr Barry S., Dexter B.
Friends of Rotary: Mary E. and Norma P.
Apologies: Gladwyn G., Marten Y., Don L., Paul C., David G., Arthur Y.

Notices



Next Week's Meeting - Friday 8th May

Title: The Future of Rotary in Aotearoa
Speaker: District Governor Elect Simon Manning




Roster:

  • Setting Up: Ern P.
  • Projector: Bede C.
  • Host Visitors: Dave E.
  • Grace: Yvonne DS.
  • List Visitors: Ben B.
  • Intro: John M.
  • Thanks: George B.
  • Last Word: Stephen DB.

Please Note:
  • If you are unable to attend, please send your apology to President Bryan or Secretary Bernard.
  • If unable to fulfill your roster duty, please arrange your own replacement.
  • Any notices or Chronicle inclusions, please send to the Editor no later than Sunday lunchtime.

Many thanks for your cooperation. 

Tuesday, 14 April 2015

This Week's Chronicle: Friday 17th April

Title: The Challenge of Strengthening St Mary of the Angels Church                  to meet Current NZ Seismic Code Requirements

Speaker: Brian McGuinness


Roster:

  • Setting Up: Dave E.
  • Projector: Nicky B.
  • Host Visitors: Yvonne DS.
  • Grace: George B.
  • List Visitors: Jean P.
  • Intro: Ben B.
  • Thanks: Bede C.
  • Last Word: Bernard W.

Last Week's Meeting - Friday 10th April

Title: How Valid is Your Will?
Speaker: Alan Knowsley 



Visitors: Tristan B., Mary E., Norma P., Linda R.
Apologies: Gladwyn G., Marten Y., Ron H., Brian K., Brian F.

Notices



    

Next Week - No Meeting




Tuesday, 7 April 2015

This Week's Chronicle: Friday 10th April

Title: How Valid is Your Will?

Speaker: Alan Knowsley



 Roster:

  • Setting Up: Ern P.
  • Projector: Stephen DB.
  • Host Visitors: Len K.
  • Grace: Don L.
  • List Visitors: Ben B.
  • Intro: Colin C.
  • Thanks: David E.
  • Last Word: Arthur Y.

Last Week - Friday 27th March: Trip to Zealandia

The following 17 members visited Zealandia and had lunch at the Zelandia Cafe:

  • Nicky B.
  • Colin C.
  • John C.
  • Bryan H.
  • Len K.
  • Brian K.
  • John M.
  • Wayne M.
  • Linda R.
  • Bernard W.
  • Raymond Arthur Y.
  • Marten Y.
  • Jean P.
  • Dave & Mary E.
  • Brian & Margaret F.
            

Apologies: George B., Don L., Ben B., Yvonne & Kraft DS., Gladwyn G., Stephen DB.


 Notices



Members from our Club had a most enjoyable evening occupying Table No.1 
at the Goal Setters Awards Dinner at the Intercontinental Hotel 
on the evening of the 1st April.

Worthy recipients spoke very eloquently to thank Rotary for
 encouraging their motivation, learning and changing their lives.

Next Week's Meeting - Friday 17th April

Title: The Challenge of Strengthening St Mary of the Angels Church 

                  to meet Current NZ Seismic Code Requirements


Speaker: Brian McGuinness



Roster:

  • Setting Up: Dave E.
  • Projector: Nicky B.
  • Host Visitors: Yvonne DS.
  • Grace: George B.
  • List Visitors: Jean P.
  • Intro: Ben B.
  • Thanks: Bede C.
  • Last Word: Marten Y.

Please Note:
  • If you are unable to attend, please send your apology to President Bryan or Secretary Bernard.
  • If unable to fulfill your roster duty, please arrange your own replacement.
  • Any notices or Chronicle inclusions, please send to the Editor no later than Sunday lunchtime.

Many thanks for your cooperation.

Tuesday, 24 March 2015

This Week's Chronicle: Friday 27th March

Zealandia Trip


Last Week's Meeting - Friday 20th March

Title: Doing Better for Children in NZ
Speaker: Dr Amanda D'Souza



In her PhD Research, Amanda is considering how the effects of:
  • Political Systems
  • Economic Circumstances
  • Cultural Inheritance
  • Socio Economic Pressures
affect the health of children and what can be done to help families and improve the wellbeing of children.

Visitors: Dr Amanda D'Souza (Speaker), visiting Rotarian Dave B.
Apologies: President Bryan H., Dave & Mary E., Nicola B., Paul C., Stephen DB., Ern & Norma P., Gladwyn G., Jean P., Marten Y.,  Howard M.

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Wairarapa House & Garden Tour