President Alana Hirtle formally induct Anna Rutherford into the club as an active member at the club's regular meeting on February 5, 2018. 
 
Anna was born and raised in the Truro area.  Her grandfather was Dennis Wright, a member of the Club in the 1990's. 
 
After working in western Canada for a few years after graduation, Anna returned to our area and is now Community Relations Coordinator with Big Brothers Big Sisters of Colchester.
 
Anna was presented with her pin and material by her sponsor Brian Matthews.
 
Anna told the group she looked forward to being a Rotarian and getting to know everyone in the club.
 
Welcome Anna.
 
The Rotary Club of Truro was recognized by the Rotary International Foundation for contributions to the End Polio Now Campaign last year.
 
The certificate was presented by Assistant Governor Jim Gould to President Alana Hirtle.
 
 
The Rotary Club of Truro was pleased to receive a Certificate of Appreciation from Easter Seals for its continuing support of Camp Tidnish and their programs for Nova Scotians with disabilities.
The spring Rotary Leadership Institute (RLI) session is being held in Dieppe NB on Saturday April 7, 2018 at the CCNB Campus,  505 Rue du College  located off Champlain St in Dieppe, NB. The sign in desk opens at 8:15 am and the sessions will run from 9:00 am to about 4:00 pm. 
 
The basic RLI program consists of series of three one day Parts.  The material in each part is organized to gradually increase the participants Rotary knowledge and leadership skill and are taken sequentially over a period of time. An overview of the RLI program  and the three parts can be found on the RLI page of the Website.
 
Depending on there being enough people who register in advance, all three Parts of the program will be offered.  If there are not enough registered for any of the Parts before the cutoff date of Mar 21st, that Part will be cancelled. 
 
Registration is all done on-line by clicking this link. The fee payable by cheque (or cash) at the door is $125.  Breaks and lunch are included in the fee. When you register, indicate you are paying by cheque.
 
The Rotary Club of Truro will support members who want to attend by paying the registration fee. 
 
The Rotary Club of Truro was pleased to induct two new members at their December 11, 2017 meeting.
 
Darlene Stevenson spent 28 years in the public service, recently retiring from ACOA. She lives in Masstown with her husband Sid Peters, Chief of the Glooscap First Nation.  Her son Dylan works in financial services and daughter Joecy is in grade 12, looking at going into chiropractic. Darlene is an avid horsewoman and is Secretary of the NS Pony Club.  She looks forward to learning more about Rotary and expanding her range and options for community service.  Darlene is sponsored by president Alana Hirtle.
 
Youwei Chen grew up in Fujian, China and came to Canada in 2008. He graduated from Dalhousie University with a B.Sc degree in Agricultural Economics. He spent a few year working in the food industry as supervisor, restaurant owner and now have moved on as an entrepreneur in B2B and B2C E-commerce.  He also looks forward to learning about Rotary and engaging with the community. Youwei is sponsored by PDG Jim Goit.
There was another great Rotary Family Christmas Brunch held on Saturday Dec 9th at the Best Western Truro - Glengarry.  With a total of 84 in attendance including 25 children a great time was had by all. The group with entertained by the Fiddling McConkey brothers.  Santa made his usual visit however this year the role was played by Jim MacLean as Santa Ed was not back from Florida yet.  
 
 
 
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Welcome to Our Club!

Truro

Service Above Self

Monday at 12:00 pm except 2nd Monday of the month at 5:00 pm
Best Western Truro - Glengarry
150 Willow St.
Truro, NS  B2N 4Z6
Canada
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Rotary Club of Truro
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Speakers
Speaker: Wayne Gillis, RCT & Children First Fdn.
Feb 26, 2018 12:00 PM
Chair - Jane Gourley-Davis
Speaker: Terry Hearn - United Way of Colchester
Mar 05, 2018 12:00 PM
Chair - Darlene Stevenson
Supper Meeting Speaker: Mayor Wendy Robinson
Mar 12, 2018 5:00 PM
Chair - Brian Matthews
Quarterly Club Meeting
Mar 19, 2018 12:00 PM
Chair - Pastor Ken Banks
Speaker: Lech Krzywonos - NSCC
Mar 26, 2018 12:00 PM
Chair - Wayne Gillis
No Truro Rotary Meeting - Easter Monday
Apr 02, 2018 12:00 PM
No meeting due to Holiday
Supper Meeting Speaker: David Gillis, Kinsmen Club
Apr 09, 2018 5:00 PM
Chair - Tom Savary
Speaker: Paul Graham - Genrus United
Apr 16, 2018 12:00 PM
Chair - Ted Jordan
Speaker: Mayor Christine Blair
Apr 23, 2018 12:00 PM
Chair - Mike Dolter
Speaker: Jeff Simms, Railyard Bike Trail
Apr 30, 2018 12:00 PM
Chair - Christine Blair
Speaker: TBA
May 07, 2018 12:00 PM
Chair - Sharon Corcoran
Supper Meeting Speaker: Dr. Karen Ewing, Peace
May 14, 2018 5:00 PM
Chair - Jim Goit PM meeting Dr. Ewing was awarded a Peacekeeping Award. She will share her story!
No Truro Rotary Meeting - Victoria Day
May 21, 2018 12:00 PM
No meeting due to Holiday
Speaker: TBA
May 28, 2018 12:00 PM
Chair - Joanna McGovern
Speaker: TBA
Jun 04, 2018 12:00 PM
Chair - Kevin Quinlan
Supper Meeting Speaker: TBA
Jun 11, 2018 5:00 PM
Chair - Alana Hirtle
Speaker: TBA
Jun 18, 2018 12:00 PM
Chair - Judy Nicholson
 
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