by Florence Hui
DISTRICT CONFERENCE 21 & 22 FEB 09
THEME: MANAGE AND REALIZE CHANGE
Over 400 registrants have signed up for the Conference, including 21 members. For those who have registered already, you will receive a 30% discount on the whole price range of tickets for the ZAIA show by presenting your Conference Registration Badge to the ticketing counter.
On 25 Nov 08 a delegation led by DG Albert Wong, DGE Ada Cheng , DS Eugene Fong and District Conference Committee Chair, PP Fatima Ferreira together all Presidents of Rotary Clubs from Macao paid a courtesy visit to Rotary Club of Macau’s Honorary Member, Macau SAR Chief Executive Edmund Ho Hau-Wah to present an overview of the district’s 2008-09 service projects and introduce the 2009 District Conference.
About 60 donors supported the Macau Rotary Blood Donation Day on 8 Feb 09. Depicted is a group of supporting Rotarians.
R I & DISTRICT NEWS
DISTRICT TEAM TRAINING SEMINAR- 7 FEB 09
Photo above: The incoming District Team.
Photo below: District Leaders, incoming Assistant Governors and District Secretaries.
LET’S CELEBRATE ROTARY’S BIRTHDAY ON 23 FEB 09
(Left to right) Silvester Schiele, Montague “Monty” Bear, Paul Harris, Bernard E. “Barney” Arntzen, Rufus F. “Rough-house” Chapin, Harry L. Ruggles, and Robert Fletcher at a reunion of some of the first Rotary club’s earliest members. Comely Bank, December 1942. Appeared in the February 1943 and March 1947 issues of “The Rotarian”.
Rotary marks its 104th anniversary on 23 February so is Rotarian Thomas Reitzig who celebrates his birthday on the same day, too!