Thought for the Week
The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched - they must be felt with the heart.
What lies behind you and what lies in front of you, pales in comparison to what lies inside of you.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Adventures & Wine Auction - September 19
Adventures & Wine Auction is September 19. Always a special night, this year's Adventures & Wine Gala will open at 5:30pm with music by Dream and the Dreamer! We will have tickets at Thursday's lunch meeting.
We are coming down the home stretch and need your active support! As with our Fair Booth, the Adventures & Wine Auction requires full support of our Club. All members are to serve on an active action team. Day of activities are especially important. If you have not signed up for a role day of, please review the signup sheet and contact Carolyn to indicate your assignment preference.
Please take careful note of all the businesses and professionals listed in our program. I encourage all
of us to go out of our way, make a special stop, just to say thank to all for their generous donations!
And THANK YOU!
Sol Henson, Education Coordinator with Sierra Streams Institute returns to Nevada City Rotary to present Watershed Science in Nevada County Schools. Join in a special welcome for Sol. Our Club knows Sol for his wonderful work as part of our Uganda Project.
One Stop Business & Career Center
Christine and Amie, Business & Career Center Managers discussed the many ways the One-Stop Business & Career Center is partnering with local businesses and government agencies to provide enriched employment opportunities to job seekers and hiring managers. The center also provides training and human resource assistance to local businesses. As such, the Center offers valuable services which enhance the economic wellbeing of our community and local opportunities. Thank you One Stop Business & Career Center! Most of us were impressed by the extent of their services.
Amazon Smile for Nevada City Rotary
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.
Friendship Club Mini Car Races and MiniGolf
Treasurer Ellen Davis is organizing two MiniGolf Teams for our Club to play in the Friendship Club tournament on Monday September 22 at 4pm. See Ellen if you can join us on a team! A fun event for a great cause!
Nevada City Board Meeting Change to 3rd Tuesday
PLEASE NOTE: Nevada City Rotary Board of Directors Meeting is shifting to the 3rd Tuesday of the month starting in October. Meetings are at 5:30pm at Nevada City Winery until other notice.
Word from Area 4 Rotary Clubs
Penn Valley Rotary is hosting its DeLightFall Festival and Road Rally October 4 from 9am to 4pm. Fun for all the family! Robin has raffle tickets. See PV Fall Festival flyer and Road Rally Flyer for more information.
Grass Valley Rotary is challenging our Club, 49er Rotary, Penn Valley and Nevada County South to a Turkey Shoot (skeet or trap shoot that is) on November 2nd at Nevada County Sportman's Club. Winner gets a frozen turkey. See 2014 Turkey Shoot flyer attached for more information or contact Steve Sauer at (530) 274-2211 or email@example.com
Nevada County South Rotary - Tuesday breakfast Club is moving locations to 151 Union Building on Main Street in downtown Grass Valley. The Club had been meeting at Alta Sierra Country Club.
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