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Kamloops Aurora 100

Youth, Education & Environment

We meet Tuesdays at 7:00 AM
Flavours of India Restaurant
610 West Columbia Street
Kamloops, BC  V2C 1L1
Canada
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More proceeds from the RCMP Musical Ride were distributed at last week's meeting. Cheques were presented to Dallas Elementary, Marion Schiller Elementary, Operation Red Nose, United Way and Kamloops Therapeutic Riding Association  for their worthy projects.  
 
 
 
Nolan Belbin from Brocklehurst was our student of the month.  Nolan, who was joined by his parents and teachers, shared details on his education and school interests including composting and food preparation/preserving.
 
 
 
 
 
 
Nov 21st meeting     Guest Speaker Judy Nolan, Inclusion Kamloops
Nov 25th AM            Santa Claus Parade
Nov 25th evening     Club Social
Dec 2nd 10 AM         BC Wildlife Park - Wildlights decorating
Dec 5th                   AGM 
Dec 24th                 PIT Stop
 
Cheques have been presented to seven worthy organizations from funds raised at this year's RCMP Musical Ride. In total $35,000 was distributed to he Kamloops Therapeutic Riding Association, TRU Endowment Fund, the Starfish Backpack Fund, Developing World Connections, Wildfire Recovery Fund and the Rocky Mountain Cadets. Congratulations.
 
 
A huge welcome to our newest members.   We are pleased to have Ab Ashok (sponsored by Nandi Spolia) and David Lang (sponsored by Kristen Hamilton) join our Club.
 
 
 
 
Join us for an all clubs happy hour social in recognition of World Polio Day. 
 
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Join us for an all clubs happy hour social in recognition of World Polio Day. 
 
October 24th  4-6pm at Nandi's Flavours of India
 
Nandi will donate $3 for every pint from 4pm until closing to Polio eradication. 
 
This is a great opportunity to invite friends into the fellowship of Rotary!
 
 
Thank you to everyone who was able to volunteer this weekend at Ribfest.  I am sure that your help was greatly appreciated by Daybreak and by all the visitors to Ribfest.  Thanks also to those who sat and sold tickets for the RCMP Musical Ride at Ribfest. 
 
 
 
If you haven't checked this out, you should.  Kristen did an excellent job presenting details of the upcoming Musical Ride at Ribfest this past weekend. Thanks Kristen!
 
 
 
There will not be a morning meeting this Tuesday.  Instead we will have an evening social 
 
TIME:   5 PM
PLACE 1:  Red Collar
PLACE 2:  Music in the Park (Artist: Scott Cook - High Tech Hobo)
 
Don't forget to respond to the attendance survey when it hits your inbox.
 
 
 
 
 
The Interact Club will be fundraising on Monday June 5th with their annual Chili Cook Off.  Come out to Flavours of India at 6:30 PM to support Interact's efforts. Tickets are just $20 per person - you'll get to sample 4 delicious chili recipes.  Please plan to attend. 
 
 
For those of you who were unable to attend this week's meeting, you missed a rousing rendition of the conclusion of Queen's University traditional cheer. Here is a part of the cheer performed by Queen's University Alumni,  our President Chris de Haan and TRU Dean of Science Tom Dickinson.  If you cannot see it below, check it out on Clubrunner at https://portal.clubrunner.ca/1516 
 
 
 
Congratulations to Lindsay Veale, our Student of the Month.  Thank you for coming to share your accomplishments and aspirations with us this morning.
 
 
Congratulations to this year's Spelling Bee Team.  The Result?  13 correct out of 15.  
 
 
Thank you to everyone who made it out to the 2017 Spring Rotary Clubs Food Drive.  Approximately 54,000 pounds of food was collected from throughout the city as part of Saturday's event.
 
 
There is no morning meeting tomorrow.  Instead we will have a vocational tour of Lee's Music/Riversong Guitars.  Meet at 450 Lorne Street at 6 PM.  
 
The Spring Food Drive is next Saturday - April 22nd.  We will meet at the Tim Horton's at the top of Columbia at 9:30 AM.  If you have a truck that can be used, please contact Aaron Krausert.  
 
 
 
Last Wednesday's Family Dinner was a great success.  Thanks to everyone for coming out to help with this worthy cause.  So much fun!
 
photo by C. Seguin (Facebook)
 
Mike Dedels, Assistant District Governor, presented recognition to four Paul Harris Sustaining Members who have contributed $100 US for the Rotary Year.
 
 
pictured above are Sherry Maligaspe, Donna Gibson, Mke Dedels, Karin Sykes and Sally Wanless
 
Dorys Crespin-Mueller, Sherry Maligaspe and Mike Dedels have returned from their International Trip to El Salvador and Guatemala. They distributed backpacks in El Salvador and visited Guatemala to see the eco-stove project in action.  They also attended Rotary meetings while away.  
 
 
 
 
Dorys, Sherry and Mike will make a presentation at a later date to share their experiences with the Club.
 
 
 
 
 
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