Posted on Nov 18, 2020
Announcements:
  • Santa Claus Parade on November 22nd.  Rotary will be in a prominent position as cars enter the Quinte Sports Centre for the drive-by parade.  Please give Peter Malone a call if you can help set up the Rotary Reindeer display or if you can help with handing out hot chocolate.  A special day for the children in the community.
  • District 7070 have planned "Tuesdays Talks" during this Rotary Year, scheduled on the 2nd Tuesday of the month from 7 - 8 p.m.  The December 8th session will be on Global to Local:  Climate Solutions in Action From Around the World with Dr. Elizabeth Bagley, Director of Drawdown Learn at Project Drawdown, one of the world's foremost resources for climate solutions.  Dr. Bagley has vast experience in connecting people with the most impactful climate change solutions.
  • District 7070 Conference - April 9 - 11, 2021 at the Pan Pacific Hotel (formerly Westin Prince) in Toronto.  Your accommodation can be booked through the District website.
  • As Christmas approaches and we are thinking of gifts for family and friends, please consider purchasing books online from Indigo-Chapters. The Rotary Clubs of Belleville, Brighton, Campbellford, Quinte Sunrise, Stirling, Trenton and Wellington have entered a fundraising initiative with Indigo Chapters where a 20% of each purchase is collected for the Inter-Rotary Spelling Bee.  Please see participation instructions from Karen Baker below.
    To participate, 
  • click on find a fundraiser
  • enter Inter-Rotary Spelling Bee 
  • go to shop on-line
  • enter the team code - 5ZJPM9
  • do your Christmas shopping
You can also do the following:
  • go to indigo.flipgive.com/login 
  • login with your own e-mail address and password 
  • enter the team code.  
  • do your Christmas shopping.