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In the diary...
- Letchworth Garden City 91st Charter Dinner (14.10.2015)
- District Foundation Meeting (15.10.2015 19:00)
- MKGU Barn Dance (16.10.2015 19:00)
- Watford Rotary International Evening for Mary's Meals (20.10.2015 18:30)
- District Foundation Rally (22.10.2015 19:30)
- Biggleswade Ivel Race Night (23.10.2015 19:00)
- Rotary Peace Fellows Bill Huntley Memorial Seminar (31.10.2015)
- Community Half-year meeting (03.11.2015 19:30)
WANTED: Hospitable Rotarians
Rotary has always prided itself on its international hospitality, so please show that 1260 is no slouch in the hospitality stakes.
Rotarians from our District were wonderfully hosted inSouth Australia in January, and a larger group goes to Auckland next February,and our travellers will of course be themselves hosting when the Aussies & Kiwis return next May and June, BUT in both cases we are hosted in 3 places, so will need extra hosts to welcome the incomers, especially as we have had requests for stay in two places.
The obligation is not great - to host a delightful rotarian couple for B & B for 5 nights with a couple of evening meals. Of course, there will be a programme of visits which hosts will be welcome to take part in, and we will probably have a couple of evening meals together, and visitors are almost certain to want to join in your club meeting if it is while they are with you, but the minimum is the B & B.
We nearly have a team for another exchange to eastern Canada - the maritime provinces, which would probably be in September 2009. Do let me know if you are at all interested. These visits have no "presentation" requirements, though of course we attend local meetings, and introduce ourselves if asked.