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Rotary Notes April 20
7:15 Open
Welcome Guests
Larry did Why Rotary & Meditative Moment
Stays involved because of the “characters” and “character” or Rotary.
Sir Richard Branson – Train people so they are well  
Randy won the 50/50 and Marietta won the draw for queen of hearts but lost to 3 of spades
Happy dollars
Janine suggested the Rotary Networking Plus
Rotary activities and events – Apr 22 Earth Day – 10:30 creek rehabilitation and salmon release
Saturday May 13 – pancake breakfast – need 5-7 volunteers – see Janine
Tuesday May 30 – new member event – tickets are $20
Paul Harris presented to Doug Waymark – Paul Harris plus 3
Sassy Awards Friday May 12 – no meeting May 11
Allan did Sassy Awards Presentation
Friends of Sassy Campaign – talk to Charlotte
Golf Links – all on our website now thanks to Allen.
Jim Binden from Peace Arch Hospital Foundation receiving cheque for $20,785. Stephanie Beck gave her regrets for not being present.
New emergency room fundraising is completed.
Major capital projects at the moment – Residential care facility – facility open by 2020 – groundbreaking by end of year.
Construction of 5 new operating suites at the hospital.
Two other initiatives with thepPhysical literacy program – supporting the idea of wellness and healthy living and the building of an “Allabilitie Park”.
Jim and Larry update on golf tournament. Major changes to golf tournament – no calcutta and it is being held at Morgan Creek. Coming up soon – 9 weeks and counting! Minimum of 136 golfers for the Texas Scramble. Golf day – bag drop being handled by Morgan Creek so will need less volunteers in previous years. Wine board – so bring your bottles of wine. Stan C coordinating. 12 – 15 teams already signed up – if you know of a team let Doug B or Larry W know. Linda spoke to sponsorship. $32000 in committed sponsor dollars and $7000 in kind. Silent Auction prizes for during dinner – Scott Ellis is coordinating.
Price change this year is to $395 includes tax receipt for approx ½. Reduced rate for foursome $1500 for friendly foursome and $2000 for corporate team. 
Speakers
Sep 21, 2017
The Center for Epilepsy
Sep 28, 2017
Shanti Uganada Update
Oct 05, 2017
Fish and Fences Program
Oct 12, 2017
Child Development Foundation
Oct 19, 2017
Preventing Trash from Reaching our Oceans
Oct 26, 2017
Write to Read
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Need to do a meeting make-up?
 
The following are the local club times and locations.
 
Rotary Club of White Rock: Tuesday at 12:00 PM,
Ricky's Country Restaurant, 2160 King George Blvd, Surrey, BC

Rotary Club of South Surrey: Wednesday at 7:00 AM,
Pacific Inn & Convention Centre, 1160 King George Highway, Surrey, BC

Rotary Club of White Rock Peace Arch: Monday at 12:00 PM,
Hazelmere Golf & Country Club, Surrey, BC

Rotary Club of White Rock Peninsula: Tuesday 6:30 PM,
Pacific Inn & Convention Centre, 1160 King George Highway, Surrey, BC
 
How about a virtual on-line make-up? Go to:
www.rotary.org/RIdocuments/en_pdf/eclub_list.pdf
 
You will find links to the following list of chartered Rotary e-clubs who are participating in the Rotary E-Club Pilot Project. Clicking on the name of the club will direct you to its site.