Weekly Newswire from Peter Race 15 May 2018
Ripon Rotary Club Weekly News
Mavis Eyes welcomed.
Speaker Richard (pictured with Rodney) traced the involvement of the East India Company as an agent of British imperialism from the early 18th Century. Links with the past remain with the East India Company Club in St James's Square in London
Congratulations to all who contributed to the highly successful Bike Ride - particularly Chris E. 484 riders registered and 431 took part. Barclays are match funding £1,500.
Planting is taking place this Thursday - contact Bill S for detail. Geoff pictured working on the millstone on Rotary Way.
Sea and Sky Concert this Friday. Poster pictured.
Pateley Bridge Theatre visit on May 22nd and Himalayan Gardens visit on May 29th.
The North Stainley sponsored walk is on May 30th with a 10am start. Six members are taking part so far.
Chairs of committees are asked to submit plans for 2018-19 to David W before the end of the month.
International Committee Tombola is at the Racecourse on June 20th
The Choir for the Joint Presidents' service are to have three rehearsals - all starting at 6pm on June 26th, 28th and 29th. Members are asked to attend at least 2 out of 3.
Contact Rodney if interested in attending the Test Match on June 3rd