EIT Awards Night at
Patricia Emia Awardee in
Te Oranga Waka
Pettitt Awardee in Viticulture and Wine Science.
Then the Rotary Club got a
special mention. “You guys rock”.
2nd April 2016
Auction and Fair
Club's search for a profitable fundraiser may be over. Thanks to the
promotion of an idea proposed by Merv Kite and with the
support of a small and enthusiastic team, a highly successful Fair
was held in in picturesque grounds of the farm of Roger Alexander.
Early indications suggest a profit of $17,000 from the auction,
stall rentals, and sponsorship. More to
17th March 2016
Change at the Top
Because his work circumstances
have changed and he is unable to devote
the time required to Club matters, President Paul Bee has asked
Acting-President Richard Howell to assume full Presidential
duties until the end of the Rotary year. This will be only the
second time in the Club's history that a past-President has assumed
the role of President for a second time.
6th May 2016
and wife couple to join the Taradale Rotary Club.
Phil Alexander (Director of
Membership) introduces 3 new members.
Graeme (far right) and Barbara
(next to Graeme) Thomson are the first husband and wife couple
to join the Rotary Club of Taradale.The third member inducted that
night was Hamish Goodwin.
21st April 2016
Paul Harris Medal Award to PP
At a Club meeting Warren attended with
his wife Raewyn and was greatly surprised to find he was to be
inducted as a Paul Harris Fellow.Acting President RIchard Howell made
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12th May 2016
President Richard Howell presented
Peter with a Certificate in recognition of the immense contribution
he has made to Rotary over the 52 years he has been a member since
joining the Club in 1964. He was President in 1981-82 and made a
Paul Harris Fellow in 1988.
19th March 2016
Shakespeare in the Park
A good number of members turned out to
assist Graeme Duncan and the Will Power Trust put on a very good
production of Shakespeare's "Much Ado
About Nothing". The Club earned $3000 from the event.