It is obvious that I need to be replaced as Secretary of the Club as i have forgotten a few things from the August Drumbeater.
BIRTHDAY CELEBRATIONS. APOLOGIES FOR NEW MEMBERS IF YOUR NAME IS NOT ON THE LIST. IT WILL BE UPDATED ONCE I GET ALL THE PAPERWORK.
MEMBER PROFILE IS RECENT RETIREE JOHN ROETMAN
FAMILY: ...Lovely Wife Jacquie, Daughters Mercedes & Meisha with Granddaughter Natalie & Grandson Chris
OCCUPATION: .Retired Slave to the Backyard
FAVOURITE RESTAURANT: .....Raw sugar OF Coarse
FAVOURITE MOVIE: .....Les Miserables
WHAT ARE YOU READING AT THE MOMENT: ..Caravan & Camping Mags
SOMETHING NO ONE KNOWS ABOUT YOU: ........Now that would be Telling wouldn’t it.
WHY DID YOU BECOME A DRAGON BOATER? ..Great Non -Impact sport. With a great social group...
BEST TRAVEL MOMENT:. Many, Most of all meeting up with my Grandmother & Dutch Family in 1976 after 28 yrs. also traveling Europe ,over 50thousand klms in a Kombi to Norway at mid-summer down to Morocco., Also Turkey to Katmando
WORST TRAVEL MOMENT: In the Italian Alps December, camping in our Kombi with Ice forming
On the ceiling as stalactites. Never have been so cold.
MOST MEMORABLE MOMENT ABOUT YOUR TIME AS A DRAGON BOATER
Most regattas Especially the Chinese New Year
COMPLETE THIS SENTENCE:
I WISH. - All my friends are living a Happy & Healthy Life. And maybe a Win First Place at the next Chinese New Year Regatta.
MONEY, MONEY, MONEY
It is with great excitement that i announce we made a profit on our Regatta.
The Grand Total of $4,197.90
YAHOO0O. IT WAS WORTH IT.
Please read the latest Drum newsletter. We are stars in it. There is a great photo of our club at the AGM in Sydney being very social(with vino in hand),
And a photo and item about our new sister club.
DO IT IN A DRESS
In the latest Drum there is an item about a fundraiser about paddling in a dress on Oct 5/6. Please read the article. It will be discussed at our Committee meeting in Sept but I think it is a great idea.
More to follow.
AGM ON THURSDAY 19TH SEPT AT MCDONALDS MEETING ROOM, CHATHAM 6PM-6.30PM
FOLLOWED BY GENERAL MEETING 6.30-700PM
FOLLOWEDE BY DINNER AT PLATES, EXCHANGE HOTEL.
PLEASE RSVP TO ME FOR DINNER.