Bulletin No 21/16-17 (8-5-2017)

Hi reader,

It's been a busy few weeks of Rotary activities. If you haven't been to the club rooms, you are in for a treat when you attend your next meeting.

Also Janine and I represented the club for the fourth time at the MBA Master Builder's Apprentice Awards. Plus a number of members attended the PETS weekend.

See you on Tuesday - ED

Some of the Hall Rotarians at PETS with the incoming 2017-18 Rotary International President Ian Riseley and his wife Juliet.


Market Roster

The Capital Region Farmers Market Roster is on the Club Calendar.

Please view the roster on the club calendar or you may choose to subscribe to the calendar and have the club events appear in your own calendar on your phone, tablet and computer. (Recommended)


Weekly Reports

Presidents Report

Thanks to all those who put in the great work on the club room. We really do have a home now.

At he next board meeting on Monday night. We will finalise governance arrangements for the Investment Committee, discuss our priorities for major ongoing projects, arrangements for changeover and succession planning.

Please send suggestions for Paul Harris awards to myself or Ralph.

Thanks to those who helped on Saturday at the markets... Job well done!


Club Service

Reminder to check out The Club Calendar all upcoming event information should be here!

NB: Your timely RSVP by 6:00pm Sunday is appreciated. Responses after this time cause all organisers logistical difficulties and as such you may be unable to attend.


Cheque presented to Gum Tree Pies for a wheelchair for disabled athletics in Yackendandah Vic area.


CRFM Report

Our annual customer census this Saturday 13 May – At this stage, the plan is:

o   Census – from 0600-1130h:

• Team #1 – James C & Owen C (with Marta as a rotational reserve) – back gate (Watson) entrance with deck chairs

• Team #2 - Ralph S and Paul T - front entrance -  in car,

• Team #3 – Yvonne R & Janine L - front entrance near ATM - in car, and

• Roving supervising statistic collator – Clive from 0530h.

o   Hand Out CRFM ‘App’ briefing flyers to the public (plus routine rostered duties incl stallholder newsletters) – from 0800 to 1100h:

• Roger P and Vic G (separately covering each main entrance), and

• Reserve - John K.


James Coffey spoke about some of the challenges he faced on his exchange to Germany in 2016 and thanked the club for supporting him throughout the year.

James and Owen Croker then gave a presentation on their recent experience at the course for Certificate 2 in Active Volunteering held last week at Wee Jasper.


Important Links

2016-17 Board of Directors (to be a link to content on our site)
Club Management Plan (to be a link to 'members only' content)
Strategic Plan (to be a link to 'members only' content)
Funding Guidelines (to be a link to 'members only' content)

• Archive of Rotary Club of Hall Bulletins

• The latest CRFM Stallholder Newsletter

• Don't forget to update your details on the MyRotary website to be eligible for the Rotary rewards program.


Don't forget the four way test

• Is it the truth

• Is it fair to all concerned?

• Will it build goodwill and better friendships?

• Will it be beneficial to all concerned?

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