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Rotary Club of Laverton Point Cook Membership has really taken off in recent months at the Rotary Club of Laverton Point Cook with membership up by 40% since May 2011.People from a variety of age groups, ethnic backgrounds and vocational backgrounds have been joining in response to the many benefits that come with Rotary membership. The club’s revamped program has proven to be a real winner with a more flexible meeting program and more regular activities that provide its members and supporters with opportunities to find enjoyment and fulfilment in its various activities. These activities are helping ‘build a better local community’, which is the club theme for the year. Recent and planned activities in the Point Cook, include tree planting near Jamieson Community Centre, participation in the Point Cook Fiesta, toys purchased for Little Buddies Toy Library, participation in the Point Cook Senior College Careers night, scholarships for local schools and support for disadvantaged youth via the Les Twentyman 20th Man Fund. Rotary of today no longer has the stringent requirements of yester year and is far more accommodating to your family and work situation in our time poor modern world So if you would like to make new friends and find fulfilment in helping others then Rotary is for you. To find out more about us please go to our website at or contact Frank Spiteri m 0412361 144 Chris Egger

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Issue 21


QUOTES A diplomat is a man who always remembers a woman's birthday but never remembers her age. [Robert Frost ]

A budget tells us what we can't afford, but it doesn't keep us from buying it. [William Feather] ***

*** A man growing old becomes a child again. [Sophocles ]

"Cannibals" prefer those who have no spines. [Stanislaw Lem]



A man paints with his brains and not with his hands. [Michelangelo ]

Dream in a pragmatic way! [Aldous Huxley] ***

*** A mistake is always forgivable, rarely excusable and always unacceptable. [Robert Fripp]

Beauty is a fragile gift. [Ovid]

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Community newspaper Issue 21, October 2011