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June Rotary Theme 
Weekly Rosters and Duties
Please register guest attendance and apologies for non-attendance by 8pm on Sunday evening  to:   tawa.rotaryapologies@gmail.com,
or you can TXT before midday Monday please text to Malcolm Andrews 027 472 9837
 
Do you have job? Please check if you're on duty (list below) and arrange a substitute if you're unable to attend.
Any queries about meetings and duty rosters, please contact Malcolm Andrews 027 472 9837 or email:  ml.andrews@xtra.co.nz

 
 
 
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Last Week's Meeting 
Our guest speaker was Barbara McKerrow -  CEO of the Wellington City Council
 
Barbara gave us a very good update on the challenges and issues facing the Council.
They currently provide 400 services and employ 1800 staff.
The update was very informative and professional, I am sure everybody at the meeting would have learnt something new.
I personally found the update excellent and came away much better informed of all the work that is being done to prepare the city for the future.
 
 
 
 
   
 
Notices and Events
 
There will be no Rotary Meeting on Tuesday 22 June 2021
 
District Changeover -3rd July 2021
This year's district changeover will be held at Massey University in Palmerston North. For details, see President Elect Karyn Meade
 
Mark your diaries NOW for the Tawa Rotary Club Change over 
Tuesday 06 July 2021
more details to come 
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Snippets 
Raffle Update from Gaylene
 
 
Greetings Tawa Rotary Club members
 
I have now been given the amount the Rotary Club Raffle made on the selling of the raffle we held recently.
Total Amount $4,579.70
There were no other costs involved as all prizes were donated.
 
For that we thank, Whittakers, Mitre10, Bunnings, Twigland, Thyme Cafe, The
Warehouse, TOA (ITM), and last but by no means least
our own Lyn Calman from Ray White Real Estate to whom we owe the printing of our tickets.
Without all of these generous people the raffle would not have been possible.
 
Thank you to all the Rotarians who participated in either purchasing or
selling of the raffle tickets for us to have made this amount of money for the Youth in our area.
 
Thank you
 
Gaylene Lines
 
Book Fair 2021 Update
 
 
- Thanks for those who helped at the last Saturday working bee.
- There is another working bee coming up on a Tuesday evening before the BookFair commences - Tues 29th June.
- Check with Gaylene or the Whatsapp  group for times when the Kindy Building might be open if you’re free to help out sometime during the week.
- The crate for book deposits at New World will be removed on Sat morning 26th June before their pop up market.
 
If you haven't - don't forget to email Tony your preferred roster times.
 
Book Fair Team 
 
 

 

Pride in Work Awards 2021
 
Pride in Work Awards 2021
 
Tawa Rotary will soon be inviting nominations for a Pride in Work Award from Tawa employers who have outstanding performers in their employment.
This is the 2nd year that the Awards have been available for nominations in this format. In earlier years the Club held Pride in Workmanship Awards but after a number of years not being held it was reintroduced as Pride in Work Award by Don Rushworth in 2019.
 
After the Book Fair, the Club will start to promote the Awards with employers and the community. Nominations will close on 20 September and Awards will be presented at a dinner on Tuesday 19th October.
 
The Committee of Judith Gray and Pat Waite would welcome volunteers to help both distribute information around employers and also in the planning of the Award evening.
 
cheers Pat 
 
 
Swiss Rotary clubs help young refugees start new lives
Swiss Rotary clubs help young refugees start new lives
 

Read it all, click on this link -  here  

Great article on : Rotarians in Action 
 
 
Office Holders & Responsibilities 2020/21
2021 Directors / Committee Chairs
 
Club Service                   Malcolm Andrews / Karyn Meade
Foundation                     Richard Herbert       
Membership                   Denise Garcia                  
Youth                              Louise Munro                
Community                    Judith Gray
Vocational                      Pat Waite / Judith Gray
Public Image                  Ian Munro (Project Lead)
Fundraising                    Elizabeth Sutton (Project Lead)              
Book Fair                       Pat Waite  (Project Lead)   
 
Club Information
The Rotary Club of Tawa has been helping local and overseas communities since 1969.
Tuesdays at 6:15 PM
Tawa Bowling Club
Grasslees Reserve
Davies Street
Tawa,
New Zealand
Phone:
0274 998 885
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Jul 06, 2021
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Upcoming Events
Movie Night
Jun 20, 2021
 
Preparing for the Book Fair working bee
Jun 29, 2021
 
Tawa Rotary Book Fair
Jul 03, 2021 – Jul 11, 2021
 
Changeover
Jul 06, 2021
 
Cleaning up Book Fair working bee
Jul 13, 2021
 
Stuff the Trailer (TBC)
Jul 31, 2021
8:00 AM – 4:00 PM
 
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