Apr 23, 2018
Movie evening: "The Amazing You"

This is a movie about ordinary people who, by following their passion in life and doing the work, became extraordinary. 

The official trailer:


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Upcoming Events
Life & Music of Vera Lynn
Avalon Pavilion
Apr 13, 2018
2:00 PM – 3:30 PM
Car Rally
Avalon Pavilion
Apr 15, 2018
10:30 AM – 2:00 PM
Poppy Collection Day
Countdown Supermarket
Apr 20, 2018
Committee Dinner
To be advised
Apr 26, 2018
Rotary Brunch
Norma Blue Cafe
May 03, 2018
10:45 AM – 12:00 PM
Guess Who's Coming to Dinner
Avalon Pavilion
May 04, 2018 – May 06, 2018
District 9940 Conference
Conference & Function Centre
May 11, 2018 – May 13, 2018
District Conference - 9940
May 11, 2018 – May 13, 2018
Board Meeting
Avalon Pavilion
May 14, 2018
7:50 PM – 8:50 PM
General Notices:
* Reminders:  
Friday 13th April - Vera Lynn Concert - please keep selling tickets!!   
Sunday 15th April - Car Rally (details above) - note, this is a date change!! 
* Funds Raised: Sergeants Session/Sunshine Fund: $111.60; Vera Lynn Concert $225; Duffy Books $681.50; Produce $13.00
Scheduled for 11-13 May, District Governor, Mitch Brown’s Rotofest Event promises to be a lively affair and it would be great to have a good turnout from our club.  Last count there were 15, so there is room for many more!!
Click HERE for the programme details and the Earlybird Registration is $245.
Various Rotary Links
9940 District Website
District Activity & Training Programmes
RI Convention - Toronto
General Info
Civil Defence site
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Last Meeting: Alison Hobcraft from Earthlink
Earthlink is a multifaceted business operation and one of those areas is training in employment skillslead by Alison.  90% of their clients are beneficiaries wanting to enter or re-enter the workplace.  They conduct training sessions on health, safety, and wellness in readiness for entering the workforce. Funding of wages is generated from the other operations, including WINZ and the DHB.
This was a highly entertaining evening!  Alison and her daughter had everyone present involved doing 2 practical exercises....and we literally got tied up in knots. Alison delivered information with such good humour that we ended up feeling Earthlink clients were in very good hands.  They have a wonderful service. 

Week's Parting Thought:

10th April 2018 marks the 50th anniversary of the Wahine Disaster, the sinking of the ship Wahine in Wellington harbour, with the deaths of 51 people.
Community & Member Activity
Duffy Books
An expectant “Hush” had just fallen over this Assembly at Rata Street School as children waited for the arrival of this term’s Duffy Books Role Model and the presentation (courtesy of Eastern Hutt and Hutt Valley Rotary Clubs) of 2 books to every child.

Bulletin Contribution

Lower Hutt today
The most recent GDP figures for the Lower Hutt economy highlighted on your front page last week have been a long time coming and could do with a bit of historical perspective. The whole thing didn’t get conjured out of a hat.

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Visitors and prospective members always welcome.  
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