The Foundation Dinner is This Week!
Rotary Foundation Dinner is Thursday evening at Miner's Foundry with Jean Irwin as our guest speaker. We have 20 Rotarians and guests from our Club signed up for what will be a very special evening! Social hour begins at 5:30pm and our Program at 6:30pm.
Remember we have MOVED Club meeting to Foundation Dinner and we will NOT be meeting at noon!
'Tis the Season for Gifts and Holiday Merry Making!
Remember Amazon Smile gives .5% of every purchase to Nevada City Rotary if you are signed up!!!
Sign up through http://smile.amazon.com/ to earn money for our Club while you shop on Amazon.com. You will need to specifically select "Rotary Club of Nevada City Foundation" under "Pick Your Own Charitable Organization". Shopping is done via Smile.Amazon.com rather than Amazon.com but the items and buying experience are exactly the same.
We are especially mindful for those who are less fortunate. This holiday season our Club will be collecting non-perishable foods to deliver to our local Food Bank. Bring your donations of canned or other non-perishable foods to Club meetings through the month of December. Each week as donations warrant, we will deliver locally.
Welcome Gerry Duffy as our newest member! A Retired Port Captain, Gerry moved to our community this summer. His wife Jay Warner is a long time resident who works for Ensemble Designs.
Anthony Halby gave a timely update on Medicare Open Enrollment Period and the Affordable Care Act.
Mystery Rotarian ~ from Cathy Wilcox-Barnes, Club Services
Robin and Cathy had some chuckles with a few of the guesses that came in for last week's Mystery Rotarian who was none other than President Robin! The Mystery Rotarian is stimulating personal conversations and helping us all become better acquainted as fellow Rotary Members.
With Foundation Dinner, Thanksgiving and our Christmas Dinner ahead, Mystery Rotarian is taking a break until the week of December 11. We will be back with another Mystery Member for you! In the meanwhile, continue to take those special moments to share and listen! Enjoy the process!
Nevada City Rotary Fireside Chat
Join us Wednesday December 17 at 5:30pm for a Nevada City Rotary Fireside Chat. A welcoming gathering for sharing Rotary fundamentals and history with our newer members. All members are welcome! If you have never participated in a Club Fireside Chat, this gathering is especially for you! We will meet at Cheryl Rellstab's beautiful home at13840 Altair Dr at the top of Banner Mountain.
Word from District and Area 4 Rotary Clubs
ROTARY ACADEMY IS NOW AVAILABLE
Enrollment in online the Rotary Academy is now available. Participate in a comprehensive study of the Rotary Club and Rotary International from your home. This 10-lesson correspondence course covers the essentials of Rotary. To see the flyer click HERE. For complete information click HERE. Great for new members and seasoned members too!
Rotary Leadership Institute (RLI)
Mark your calendar Rotary Leadership Institute (RLI) in Grass Valley Jan 24, 8:30-3:30pm
Rotary District 5190 Webinars
You can register at www.district5190.org or by contacting Ginny Lewis at firstname.lastname@example.org
Thought for the Week
“There is no exercise better for the heart than reaching down and lifting people up.” ― John Holmes
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