Archive for September, 2012

Sasa Designs by the Deaf

September 29, 2012

Sasa Designs by the Deaf from Megan MacDonald on Vimeo.

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Coolamon Rotary News Bulletin #12

September 26, 2012

Coolamon Rotary News Bulletin #12 MEETING September 24th. 2012 We had the pleasure of our local Federal Member of Parliament The Hon. Michael McCormack as our guest speaker tonight.  Ten members were present with some 13 guests from Coolamon and Ganmain.  Michael spoke well and entertained us all with is recollections of his time playing … Read more…

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Wagga Wagga Peace Conference Continued 3rd Royce Abbey Oration

September 23, 2012

The Royce Abbey Oration by Bill Boyd The best was kept to last with Past Rotary International President Bill Boyd presenting the third Royce Abbey Peace Oration.  This was held in the Wagga Wagga Civic Theatre. PRIP Bill spoke so well sitting on his stool and had us all intent on hearing what Bill had … Read more…

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Wagga Wagga Peace Conference Continued Inter Faith Service

September 23, 2012

The Kapooka Military Band warm up. Sunday Morning we visited Rotary Peace Park in Wagga Wagga where we had an inter-faith peace service.  Music provided by the Kapooka Military Band.  There was a Peace Flag raising as well as the planting of a tree by PRIP Bill Boyd, Mayor Kerry Pascoe and PDG Fred Loneragan. … Read more…

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Wagga Wagga Peace Conference Continued Dinner

September 23, 2012

In the Mirage Room Saturday night we had dinner and great fellowship at he Wagga Wagga RSL Club. The dinner speaker was Bob Fels from the Rotary Foundation Rotary International Studies in Peace and Conflict Resolution. Dinner was great and the decorations by Rae Loneragan were well done subtle and peaceful. DG Greg Brown and … Read more…

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Wagga Wagga Peace Conference Continued Day 2

September 23, 2012

PDG Ray King and Dr. Keith Suter Club of Rome It has been another almost 2 days of this wonderful Peace Conference in Wagga Wagga this weekend. Saturday had many excellent speakers and we met some outstanding Rotary Peace Fellows. Dick Jennings and Paul Weston Richard Wainwright Photojournalist and Peace Fellow PDG Fred Loneragan, Geoffrey … Read more…

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Wagga Wagga Peace Conference

September 21, 2012

Past RI President Bill Boyd and PDG Henry Gardiner Today being International Peace Day 2012 was a fitting way to start the Wagga Wagga Peace Conference.   We had three members form Coolamon Rotary attend, Neil Munro, Dick Jennings and John Glassford.  Presentations today included welcome to Wiradjuri Country by Elder Uncle Stan Grant.  Mayor … Read more…

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Bath Time

September 18, 2012

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Coolamon Rotary News Bulletin #11

September 18, 2012

Coolamon Rotary News Bulletin #11 MEETING September 17th. 2012 DISTRICT GOVERNOR VISITS COOLAMON ROTARY Today DG Greg Brown and his wife Lyn Brown paid us a visit for the annual Governor’s visit. L-R Mark Reardon, Christine Atkinson, John Burns, AG Alan Sharp, Grahame Miles, Garth Perkin, Paul Weston, DG Greg Brown, Lyn Brown, Ian Jennings, … Read more…

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Never Too Old to Work or to Join Rotary.

September 15, 2012

The average age of the employees at the Vita Needle Company, a needle and tubing factory near Boston, is an amazing 74 years. Vita Needle Web Site Rosa is now 100 years young and still working at Vita Needle!

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