Lawyer Kathryn Vennard gave an inspired talk on Wills and Estate Planning at Monday's meeting. She emphasized the three areas of importance of Estate Planning for everyone:  a Will, a Power of Attorney,  and a Health Representation Agreement. 
District Governor Peter Schultz visited the club on Monday. He met first with the Board, and then addressed the regular meeting with his message of  Rotary's Core Values of Fellowship, Integrity, Diversity, Service, and Leadership.  Here he is seen with club members Ross and Fiona Harris. 
On Monday 15 July, Pat & Coleman Graf presented a program on RI's Convention in Hamburg, Germany, which they attended in early June.  They spoke about the huge venue, the convention program, whose theme was Rotary's core values,  and the fellowship of meeting and talking to people from all over the world.  
Our newest member Kathleen Jory joined our club on  Monday 8 July.  Kathleen is accompanied by President Christina and AG Norm Brown, who had the honor of installing her. 
On 20 June, Aaron Parker attended the Okanagan College Awards Ceremony, where he awarded to Rotary Bursaries to two deserving students.  On the left is Ashley Tronson, a mature student who has returned to school to get her BBA and plans to become a CPA. She has a 94% average after her first year. She is part of Enactus and will be the VP next year.  To Aaron's right is Sarah deHoog, who has just completed the first year of her arts degree with a 91% average. Sarah works three part time jobs, takes karate and skating classes and teaches Sunday School.  (Picture courtesy of Kristal Burgess)
The Club had a celebratory year-end BBQ Monday June 24.   AG Norm Brown installed the incoming board. Board members in attendance were President Christina Lutterman, Past President Patrick Webb, Secretary Isabel Reinertson, and Directors Rob Marshall, Warne Lynd, Lynda Stepura and Pat Graf. Board members not able to attend were Treasurer Jessica Wan, Sterling Land, Maureen McTavish and Marvel Holmes. 
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The Rotary Foundation tops the list of the 10 Best Charities Everyone's Heard Of:
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Nicole Marshall, wife of Rotarian Rob Marshall, was awarded a "Spouse of the Year" citation by the club for her work alongside Rotarians in helping refurbish the outdoor sitting area and gardens at Bastion Place. 
On Mon 22 July, District Governor Peter Schultz awarded to Coleman Graf the "Rotarian that Connects the World"  Citation for his work in International Service.  Through his efforts, our club is connected to three  Canadian clubs ,  two US clubs, and nine overseas countries through Global Grant Donations for Humanitarian Service. 
Seen here with President Christina Lutterman, Sponsor Lynda Stepura and AG Norm Brown, our newest member Sapphire Games was inducted into the club on Monday 15 July. 
President Patrick presented Isabel Reinertson with her Paul Harris + 5 pin at the June 17 meeting. 
Here's Deb Archambault, already inducted as a new member, getting her certificate from Sterling Land, past Assistant District Governor.  It's great having you with us Deb - she already helped out at the Bastion Place garden clean-up last week!
Rotarians had a fun time serving smokies to customers at MIDTOWN AUTO in Salmon Arm. Thanks for letting us come along, Midtown, and we're happy about the donations we got from your customers for the smokies.
Thanks to our wonderful donors and to members of the community who came out to bid on items, our Silent Auction event was a great success this year (May 2, 3, & 4).
Thanks also to Piccadilly Mall for letting us set up and run the auction at their location.
Club Executives & Directors
Immediate Past President
President Elect
The Rotary Foundation
New Generations Service
Upcoming Events
Pete Deisroth, Maurice Wright
Aug 19, 2019
Fraud Awareness and Prevention
Tracey Kirkman
Sep 23, 2019
Seniors' Wellness Centre
Sherry Chamberlain
Oct 21, 2019
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