Welcome to Meeting No. 192 of the Rotary eClub of Latitude 38 

President's report

We have come to the end of the Rotary year and on Monday next we celebrate by holding our changeover meeting (Monday 1 July 2019 at 7.30pm). District Governor, Adrian Froggatt will be present to preside over the changeover so we look forward to welcoming him.
The link is in the calendar on this page and is  https://zoom.us/j/158370559
Please join us.
Have a good week.
Brian Norris

This week's meeting material

History of the Rotary Bell

Click here to read a short article on the history of the Rotary Bell

In Vietnam, private efforts to open community libraries resisted by legal regulations

There are a little more than 100 privately-owned libraries built to promote reading habits in rural areas in Vietnam, but many of them may fail to obtain official permission to remain open if a bill on library management, with many stringent requirements, becomes law. Click here to read the article from a local Vietnamese newspaper

Ride on time: Recycled bikes get Myanmar kids to school

Another story from a Vietnamese newspaper about a donation of pushbikes from Singapore and Malaysia for Myanmar children. Click here to read the story

Latitude 38 Changeover

Our clubs changeover will be held on will be held on Monday 1 July 2019 at 7.30pm online. Zoom link: https://zoom.us/j/158370559

Board Meeting.

The next General Meeting will be on the 08 July 7:30 PM. Zoom link: https://zoom.us/j/625567489

Rotary Training

Our next Rotary Training session will be on the 22 July looking at the Rotary Foundation. Zoom link: https://zoom.us/j/713656102 

Facebook Updates

Keep posting your updates to Facebook or email them to me and I will add them. If you have more photos or info for our current projects please send them to me so I can update our projects page.


This officially ends meeting No.192. Let me know on our Facebook group what you thought of the meeting material. Serious, leave a comment. It helps to get some feedback on the meeting and also to hear your thoughts and ideas. For club members go to the closed group here Closed Group Facebook page and for non members please leave a comment on our Public Facebook page, like, and share.


If you have an interesting topic, or project to share please contact Pete at pete@showell.com.au

Thank you for joining us, we appreciate your feedback, hope you will return soon and invite a guest.

Pete Showell