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St Ives

Rotarians Serving Humanity

We meet Wednesdays at 6:30 PM
Peter Canisius House
102 Mona Vale Rd
Pymble, NSW  2073
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BOBBO Presentations
May 24, 2017
Wendy Carver
May 31, 2017
To be advised
Jun 14, 2017
Peter Watson
Jun 21, 2017
Lessons learned from running 57 marathons
Changeover Dinner
Jun 28, 2017
Leonie Newman
Jul 19, 2017
Fusion Energy
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Would you like to find out more about Rotary?
If you would like to visit our club or are thinking of joining a Rotary club, please come to one of our regular meetings, just let us know two days in advance so that we can organise catering for you. 
We meet on Wednesday evenings at the Peter Canisius House, 102 Mona Vale Rd Pymble at 6.30 pm, with the formal part of the meeting starting at 7.00 pm.  We usually finish at 8.30 pm. We have a two course dinner. 
The cost of dinner is $35 per person.  Please send an email to if you would like to attend a meeting. Our Club Secretary, will confirm your attendance.

The Rotary Club of St Ives welcomes Corporate Sponsors who would like to promote their businesses and help us with our service projects and charitable activities.  This website is visited by our members and the general public hundreds of times per month, and provides ongoing name recognition and contact details for our sponsors.
Sponsorship also includes advertising placement in our weekly newsletter, The Waratah, and in our public activities.
The "Silver Sponsor" package is $500 per year.
The "Gold Sponsor" package, costing $1000 per year. 
To apply for sponsorship, please click here for the application form, and send it back to the address indicated.
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The Rotary Club of St Ives is pleased to advise details of FREE Dementia Information sessions for the community scheduled for Wednesday 3rd May. See times below for website details to register.

The venue is Canisius House, 102Mona Vale Road, Pymble. To book for either session follow the details below. You can also call Tim England directly if you do not have internet access, or would like more information.

Wednesday 3rd May 12.30pm – 2.00pm -

Wednesday 3rd May 3.00pm – 4.30pm –

Wednesday 26 April 
As a special ANZAC Day focus this week Mervyn Rosen will speak about the MV Krait and the raid on Singapore. Down at the wharves of Sydney's Darling Harbour, amid the bustling crowds and high-rise buildings, an unassuming timber fishing boat is moored at the Australian National Maritime Museum.  Appearances can be deceiving though. MV Krait, as the old Japanese trawler is known, played a key role in one of World War II's most audacious and successful commando raids on Singapore Harbour on the night of 26 September 1943.
We encourage members to invited family and friends to this special evening and in addition to our door prizes of wine there is the opportunity to win a family pass to the Australian National Maritime Museum.
Rotary Down Under delivered to you this week!
Rotary Club of St Ives is pleased to promote the following workshops and asks that you share this important community service announcement with your family and friends: 
There are two FREE public lectures scheduled for 
Wednesday 12 April at 12.20pm to 2.00pm
and a repeat session
Wednesday 12 April from 3.00p, to 4.30pm
the venue is Peter Canisius House, 102 Mona Vale Road, Pymble.
If you would like to register or obtain more information please contact Tim England on 0406 764 340

The Steering Committee for the St Ives Food and Wine Festival met last week and it has been decided that time will not permit us to reschedule the festival in 2017. We will apply to Council to hold the next festival in September 2018 as March is already busy with both the Bobbo and District Conference and can be too hot. We all share a deep disappointment that our major fundraiser did not proceed and are committed to ensure that the next time we hold this event it will be even bigger and better than we had planned for this March.

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Birthdays & Anniversaries
Member Birthdays:
  • Greg Rappo
    May 11
Spouse Birthdays:
  • Daryl Coleman
    May 10
  • May 19
  • George Papallo OAM
    Cathie Papallo
    May 12
Join Date:
  • Russell Crofts
    May 1, 1988
    29 years
  • Megan Tilley
    May 27, 1998
    19 years