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The year of 2020!! What a year…….to forget? Or to never forget. As a poker player would say… You cannot predict or help that hand that you are dealt, but it’s up to you how you play that hand. A great hand can be messed up with poor decision making. Just as a poor hand can be turned around and with enough skill and determination be turned into a winning one. And this year as Tablers, as friends, as families, as business owners, as employees we were all dealt a rough hand. Not one that we planned or could foresee. Everyone was under pressure and stressed. So many things were unsure and caused much havoc. But if you choose to look on the bright side it also forced us to have a review of how we live. What is important and more specific to us, at how we Table. We have all heard by now how amazing we as an association has done in terms of raising funds and serving the communities. Going above and beyond and being more relevant than ever before. But we also went back to basics. Looking after one another. In our businesses and work life we looked at the fundamentals we have built on. And our families grew stronger and closer. At first we were forced to stay home and spend all our time confined to our houses. But many have realised how important it is and if at some point we let some of our home lives move to second on our priority lists, it is now firmly back at the top. I would like to take this opportunity to thank each and every Tabler and their families for staying strong and still, after all this uncertainty and discomfort, still found it in their hearts to serve others. To keep doing more and being the change. The effort put in by each and every member to drive impactful change through 2020 has been mind blowing and humbling at the same time. Thank you Round Table Southern Africa. You are all magnificent young men and all your communities thank you as well. Now it is time to rest. We are still going into an uncertain December, with cases spiking again and our President wanting to address us every week. But take this time to be with your families and friends. Savour the little moments and take full advantage of the time with the ones that are special to you. 2021 will have new challenges and we will find new reasons to serve and drive Impactful Change. But for now, from myself and my family to yours, have a very Merry and special festive season. May you all be blessed and renewed to come back refreshed in the New Year. Yours in Table

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Gonubie 182 – Steak and Bowls Day PE West 142 – Blast from the past Kenton 210 - Alan’s advice – How to understand Sergeant at arms Pretoria 19 – Aj Brits Barbeton 67 – Italian Dress Up Welkom 40 – Night Golf Maclear 178 – Janique Fundraiser Pretoria 87 – Dads and Lads Golden East 181 – Stands Up Welwitschia 213 – Walvis Bay 36 Induction Dinner NSCA Area – Tri Conference Douglas 224 – Skiet Dag Walvis Bay 36 – Raid Pretoria 136 – Power of a Letter Barberton 67 – Community Feeding Project Villiersdorp 227 – Apples Project Yzerfontein 276 – Charter Meeting Welwitschia 213 – Jolie Olie Kenton 210 – Alans Advice – How to Understand quoroms Stutterheim 103 – Steak Night Kenton 210 - Rugby Golf Kenton 210 - Rugby Golf Stutterheim 103 – Old Age home Tea Walvis Bay 36 – Movember Social South Cape Area – The original Buffalo Area Pretoria 19 – Covid 19 Relief Welwitschia 213 – Raid Sandown 150 – Protecting the Vulnerable Pretoria 87 – We did it Again Kenton 210 – Alans Advice – How to Treat Ladies properly Pretoria 19 – Shadow waiters and Fat belly dancers Welwitschia 213 – Raid Kenton 210 – Alans Advice –How to pack your formal wear The is me – Werner Swanepoel Kenton 210 – Blast from the Past Yzerfontein 276 – WP Conference Villiersdorp 227 – Lucky Ducky Race Walvis Bay 36 – Area Visit Yzerfontein 276 – SPCA Welwitschia 213 – Summer Conference Villiersdorp 227 – Handbags for Success Windhoek 34 – This is who we are White River 64 – R10.00 Project Yzerfontein 276 – Standing behind the community Villiersdorp 227 – Bloedskenk Walvis Bay 36 – Blood donation Middelburg 126 – Twizza Project

-To develop fellowship among young men through the medium of their professional and business occupations; -To emphasise the fact that one’s calling offers an excellent medium of service to the community; -To cultivate the highest ideals in business, professional and civic traditions; -To recognize the worthiness of all legitimate occupations and to dignify each his own by precept and example; -To foster responsible citizenship and loyalty to their Country; -To further the establishment of peace and goodwill in international relationships; -To further these objects by meetings, lectures, discussions and other activities

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On 2 November 2020, Gonubie Round Table 182 hosted their annual Steak ‘n Bowls day at Gonubie Bowls Club. This year Gonubie 1 82 opted to do the food as well, and what a success! With over 10 teams entered on the day, bowlers and non-bowlers, it was fantastic to see the camaraderie between all. Initially some of the non-bowlers were hesitant when they saw the competition of the bowlers but were soon set at ease when they bowlers gave them some tips and showed them the ropes. This brought some of the non-bowler teams into contention. With prizes sponsored by Buco Beacon Bay, and Lord Selborne, there were some good prizes up for grabs. It was also great to see some of the other Tables in the area show support, that even created some in-table battles to see who the best is. Let’s just say, the hosting table won, and the other tables consider the matter not solved… till next time they said! All in all, it was great to see the Gonubie community come together, and the interest that was shown by some young men that are eager to join Round Table. The money that was raised will be set out to assist families that are in need within our community and has already served a purpo se to a family that had a newborn in and required necessities. #impactfulchange

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Blast from the Past Some Say His testicles are made from Titanium and that his under-pants are carbon-fibre Some say, he's actually dead... But the Grim reaper, is too scared to tell him... All we know is, he's called…. Adrian Bester! LOL! This was the first thing that I saw when I went through my old Round Table stuff to look for some pictures and memories….this was one of them…It was for a function that I had to introduce him….….he’s a 41’er…Just like me….Can’t walk past the bathroom without thinking “I may as well pee because I am here now, or when I have a really big sneeze, I cross my legs and hope for the best……. Such is the thing of getting older…not old, just older. Age is just a number.The nice thing about getting older, is that you tend to gain more experience and, have more memories of the things, especially the ones that you will carry with you forever. Such was Round Table: I have many fond memories, and a couple of them stands out. ARTSA that we had in Port Elizabeth in 2008, and then before that, the trip that we also took to the Natal North/South Coast Tri Area Raid to promote the up and coming ARTSA in PE. I believe that the guys went up this past weekend, and I am sure that it was a huge fellowship opportunity like we had! The traveling that we did is also something that I will never forget. It includes all the Area Conferences that we had all over the province, the CVC’s, the raids, the out of area raids to Border and Western Cape, but I think the most memorable travels, would have been the ARTSA’s! Bella Bella, Rustenburg, Ballito, George and East London. All of those were ones for the book! Memories and friends were made that will never go away! That is why it is so important to, if you are able, to travel as much as you can. I also had the honor to be on the EP AREA Exec for 2 years, as well as Table Chairman a couple of times, and all of those instances helped me to learn and experience new things that I will carry with me for the rest of my life. Whether that be personal or business, Round Table teaches you so many things that you do not even know of. And that is what “Developing young men” actually means.

I must also say that I am extremely proud of what the EP AREA has accomplished over the last 10 or so years. We have had numerous ARTSA PRESIDENTS as well as numerous EP members on National. I truly feel that the core of ARTSA comes from the Tablers in EP Area, and there is still so much more to come! Also, I am also EXTREMELY proud for what the PE WEST 142 guys have achieved. I think that every outgoing Chairman thinks and believes that he has done so much in his year, but since I have left as a 41’er, the 142 guys have just gone from strength to strength! They have exceeded with ease, that I though in my time was a challenge. They have held, are still holding, and will still do so in the future, numerous seats on EP Exec. This in itself is a very good resume for what the 142 guys are capable off and of their commitment to RTSA. They have also done EXTREMELY well during the lockdown to reach so many people in need, and doing it without being selfish, and thinking about other people first. That is what Round Table is all about. Yes, we party hard, and that will and must never change, but…..we work hard as well. Round Table is a very “satisfying” organization to belong to….the feeling that you get when you give someone food, when they have not eaten in days, or the time when you have to walk away where nobody can see you, to shed a quick tear, when you give a child a bed and some blankets in the middle of the winter…the thankfulness in their eyes…..THAT….is what Round Table is all about, and I will forever pride myself to make it known that I am a PROUND member of Round Table, and will be, till the day that I die! Yours In Tabling Paul Nel 41’er PE WEST 142

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Sergeant-at-Arms have been employed in meetings since at least 1415, when armed men were used to control discipline in the House of Commons in England. The word is derived from the Latin “serviens” which means “servant”, and these men waited on the monarch as armed men. In most Parliaments of the world, the modern Sergeant is seen carrying a large ceremonial Mace, which traditionally was used as his weapon. The modern Sergeant-at-Arms is employed by a Chairman to control etiquette and decorum in his meeting. They ensure that discipline is enforced, and that the Chairman is respected. Sometimes the Sergeant will enforce fines for those members who have misbehaved or have not obeyed etiquette during the meeting, and this can be in the form of a monetary fine, a drink to be consumed, an unpleasant sample of food or a combination of these. The Sergeant must ensure that his duties are carried out in an orderly and non-discriminatory manner, and whilst adding a moment of light relief in the meeting, must not detract from the meeting’s procedures.

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Round Table Pretoria 19 has recently had the Honour (some might say miss-fortune) to Induct AJ Brits into our beloved organization. AJ has become a well-known face in and around Round Table Circles in the greater Pretoria areas. He is known for his ability to always work very hard when we are doing projects. The other thing he is very well known for is the fact that he develops a very high voice volume and a peculiar side step anything after 20:00 at night.All jokes and deserved mocking aside‌.. Welcome to RTSA AJ! We know you will enjoy every moment, and that you will make us proud.

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Barberton 67 definitly know’s how to dress up and show up. Tabling and fellowship events during this year of 2020 has been difficult because of the covid situation we were in , but that did not stop Barberton 67 to dress up and show up! On the 24th of October our vice chairman had his fellowship event for the month and we all were given a dress code with a theme. The dress code and theme was Italian and Pizza for the evening. We were all welcomed to a Party decorated with Italian decor and a real Pizza oven with fresh home made Pizza’s. The lapa was decorated with selfie stands and Italian cultlery with Italian table cloths , that made it feel even more Italian.Our table all tried making their own pizzas and it was a great success. We were all eager to go out and have a party that was long overdue. A new clubhouse beer challenge was demolished by our chairman Stephan De Witt drinking a total of 22 beers in just over 2 hours, the previous record stood for over 4 years, luckily he did not drive home! The Italian evening was a great success with a full table and their wifes and children being there. A fun night with good company and Tablers that know how to party made it GREAT. Thank you Barberton 67 for always attending our fellowship events and leading by example in our community. Thank you Barberton 67 for always being able to assist! #AlloutCompassion #Alloutfellowship #TotalRoundTable YIT, Andre Visser Barberton 67 Vice Chairman

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Welkom 40 has truly shown that, no lockdown or global pandemic will stop their spirit to raise funds, to serve their community. On 30th of October Welkom 40 hosted their second Night Golf. Compared to last year’s turnout it almost doubled. More than a week before the event all the four balls were sold out. One would think that an event like this will only attract wacky golfers but to the contrary some serious Goldfields golfers showed up to show that they too play as well at night at they do in the daytime. This golf day has been written into future Welkom 40 calendar events. The event has also become a great Welkom 40 fellowship event with partners and family, because it being a Friday night and all just want to let go. Kids can play around the golf clubhouse, sons or daughters can play a round of golf with their parents or those ‘not’ so into golf can relax and just socialize. Welkom 40 was able to give out prizes to a total worth of R7000 and raised about R15000 with the live auction after the golf day. Hennie Breytenbach and Stephan Theunissen truly made this event one for the history books.

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“Round Table Maclear 178 raise funds for Janique” On Saturday, 1 August 2020, Round Table Maclear 178 hosted a Take-Away Steakhouse and Online Shave-athon to raise funds to assist in sending Janique to America for cancer treatment. On the 5th of June 2018 she was diagnosed with cancer (neuroblastoma). She has been in and out of hospitals for treatment since she was 6 months old. To date, none of the chemotherapy treatments available have been effective. Unfortunately, surgery has never been an option, as the placement of the tumour makes removing it a life-threatening operation. Janique is now 2 years old, and is reported to be an absolute star, having learned the procedures that need to be regularly done, keeping count of plasters that get applied when replacing a Hickman line, and high-fiving the doctors upon completion. She has not yet given up her fight against the cancer, and is an inspirational to all who hear her story. Having exhausted all possible options for treatment which are available in South Africa, the family have stumbled upon the Burzynski Clinic in Houston, Texas, where gene targeted therapy is used through antineoplaston therapy to treat neuroblastoma with highly promising results. This treatment could just be the answer to Nadine’s (Janique’s mother) prayers! But this treatment is not without great financial cost, which has been estimate at around R140 000 ($8250) just to get the process started. A brief estimate for a medication deposit is up to R600000 ($35000), monthly case management at an estimated R120000 ($7000) and monthly medication costs of up R430000 ($25000). At this point in time, all amounts quoted are estimates which are likely to change according to Janique’s specific treatment requirements and exchange rates. All this excludes any flight and accommodation costs. All of this led to Brendon Wicks (Chairman of Round Table Maclear 178) and Audrey Britz (Janique’s aunt) deciding that they wanted to take part in a shave-athon to be able to assist in the fund-raising efforts that the family had already put in place. Brendon offered his beard, and Audrey all the hair on her head! To quote Audrey Britz: “When you have someone in your family with cancer, vanity is not an option!” At the start of the evening, sitting at around R1500 pledged, reminders were sent out via Facebook and Whatapp, requesting that people make donations, with the target being set at R5000. But it wasn’t long before pledges started coming in thick and fast! By the time the shaving was done, funds pledged were standing at R29000! Nearly 6 times the target! People from all over the country tuned in to watch Brendon and Audrey get their shave on. Not only contributing to the funds raised, but also spreading awareness of Princess Janique’s cause! At time of going to print, exact figures regarding the monies raised were unavailable. But it is clear that much more money will be needed to get Janique to the USA. Round Table Maclear 178, Audrey Britz, Janique and her family, would like to express their sincerest thanks and appreciation to everyone who donated towards the cause on Saturday, and those who have already donated via other platforms or who are still going to be making a contribution. Every single contribution, regardless of size goes a long way

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Ek en Lori tesame met Marius en Heinrich het Vrydag middag 06 November aangemeld by die oord ten einde genoegsame oewer spasie te reserveer vir die projek. Tevrede met die area wat Marius vir ons gereserveer het, het ons vinnig kamp opgeslaan, vuur aangesteek en die stokke gelaai met bloekom mielies en sô het die naweek dan ook amptelik momentum aangeneem. Ongelukkig kon die co convener van die projek as gevolg van swak beplanning eers die volgende oggend by ons aansluit") en daar is selfs n onvoorsiene fooitjie bewillig aan die plaaslike bestuur vir Jannie Venter van Pretoria 19 wat sy "am" met sy "pm" omgeruil het... Daar is lekker gekuier om die kampvuur en daar het selfs n lastige snuff gun n paar keer sy verskynsel gemaak. Daar is heelwat groot vis deur die nag aan wal gebring wat die verwagtinge vir die naweek se visvang op nuwe hoogtes geplaas het. Die volgende oggend het Lori my wettige getroude vrou en staatmaker gereed gestaan met die goodie bags vir die kinders en ek en Marius het die diegene wat die projek ondersteun het sowel as tien jong manne tussen die ouderdomme van ses en elf jaar oud asook hulle voog van die Louis Botha kinderhuis by die hek ingewag. Groot was die opgewondenheid veral onder die seuns van die kinderhuis toe hulle ontmoet is met n goodie bag wat almal se verwagtinge oortref het! Ek en Marius moes selfs vir Jan Nel gaan uit bail het by die ingang met n bottel hand sanitizer... Twee weke voor die projek het ek dmv Lori se netwerk van besigheids kontakte n brief opgestel en aangestuur en in ń baie kort tyd is ek vêr bô verwagtinge oorweldig met n gesamentlike kontant donasie van R3500-00. Andre Munnik het die grondvoer tesame met ander lekkergoed geborg wat deel uitgemaak het van die goodie bags sowel as die visvang emmertjie. Marius Meiring was ook instrumenteel in die maak en borg van die stroppies wat deel uitgemaak het van die emmertjies. Hannes de Beer van die Pretoria 41'ers klub het ook inkleurboeke, kruite, sonbrille, lip ice en ander items geborg wat deel uitgemaak het van die reeds oorvol goodie bags.

Die jong manne is elkeen voorsien van n vistok en sommer vroeg het, ek Andre en Hannes ons hande vol gehad om aas aan te sit, in te gooi en groot en deels koeke uit te sorteer want daai outjies wil net self ingooi en mekaar se lyne in katrol, ons het omtrent ons hande vol gehad! Ek hoor nogsteeds "Oom Sarel help my asseblief" "Oom Sarel die visse het my kos op ge eet" "Oom Sarel moet by my kom staan" Oom Sarel, Oom Sarel, Oom Sarel..... Na Marius vir die jong manne gedurende middagete met n boerewors rol of twee bederf het het Christoff en Cindy-Lee Timmer verder waarde aan die dag geheg met die boeresport aktiviteite wat hulle gefasiliteer en aangebied het. Van die kantlyn af het dit gelyk asof Oom Christoff self n paar uitdagings geniet het met die jong manne. Oom Christoff moes ook n paar keer sy "Pappa het klaar gepraat" stem gebruik en selfs Lee-Anne en Mila-Lee het hulle gewig ingegooi om daai jong manne se opgewondenheid in toom te hou. Die aktiviteite was aangebied in die vorm van n aartapelresies, sakresies, driebeenresies, water balonne vang en my hoogtepunt, om n appel uit n emmer raak te byt en agterna n beloning uit n bak koekmeel te moet optel met jou mond... ons het natuurlik ons eie pret daarmee gehad om seker te maak daai outjies gaan diep in ek skeep nie af nie... Ongelukkige het nie een van die jong manne die dag n vis gevang nie maar dit was duidelik dat hulle n onvergete ervaring gehad het wat hulle nie gereeld indien ooit aan blootgestel word nie. Een van die hoogtepunte vir my was toe die jong manne almal saam in die dam geswem het en mekaar met modder gegooi het terwyl Tannie Lori bont gestaan het met die sonbrandroom! Die jong manne is later die middag doodmoeg, vol koemeel en modder met hulle geel emmertjies en goodie bags daar weg en hulle kon nie genoeg dankie sê nie. Daar was tot n paar "lief vir jou Tannie's"van n paar vuil bekkies vanuit agter uit die bussie gewees vir Lori, Charlene, Cindy-lee en Rachelle gewees. Die jaar se Dads & Lads projek het twee komponente bevat wat die welsyn sowel as ons algemene fonds gedek het en ons is sô geneig om die waarde van ons projekte te koppel aan ń geldelike waarde sonder om soms net stil te gaan sit en te besef hoeveel waarde n geleentheid soos die vir tien doodgewone jong seuns wat uit gebroke en soms baie hartseer omstandighede uitkom kan beteken. As gevolg van swak bywoning het die projek nie die gewenste fondse ingebring die jaar nie maar die waarde wat ons toegevoeg het aan die jong manne se opbrengs het die geldelike waarde hiervan vêr oorskry. Oor die laaste drie jaar het ons die projek op verskeie maniere probeer aanbied ten einde die projek te formuleer tot n projek wat lewensvatbaar kan wees en ek is van oortuiging dat ons op n punt gekom het waar ons die basiese raamwerk begin raakvat het, soos met alles in die lewe is daar ook n paar lesse geleer maar meer belangrik is daar ook wysheid bekom om beter besluite te neem en Pa te staan vir die gedeelte van ons samelewing wat of nie in staat is om dit te doen nie of verkies om nie betrokke te wees in die klomp jong manne se lewens nie. Na die jong manne daar weg is het die kinders wat agter gebly het krieket in die stofpad gespeel en daar is toe hier en daar ook n vis aan wal gebring. Met vure wat hoog gebrand en met seer rooi gebrande lywe het die dag tot n einde gekom en is gebruiklik afgesluit met n paar koues. Sarel Ras Pretoria 87

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Golden East 181 and its past chairman Mr Robbie Petrapaulo recently teamed up for a day of impactful change within our local community. The request came from Robbie to assist him and his Move one Million team in doing an awareness day within the Daveyton community. We were asked to feed the 500 children that would be attending the day and being the standup gents that we are accepted and stepped up to the challenge. We approached the local Ladies Circle Benoni 25 (in formation at time of article) to help out with hands on the day to which they jumped at the opportunity to work side by side with us, something we hope to continue with in 2021. We had 4 tabler’s and 4 circler’s man the hotdog stand and serve up 500 hotdogs in just 3 hours. The day was a great success, the Move One Million team were organised, prepared and on point. There was an MC who kept the kids busy playing various games and a local rapper providing live entertainment. Move One Million provided jumping castles, face painting, handed out T-shirts, Coldrinks and sweety packs. The pink drive was there on the day to get all the children registered on the missing persons database. They also donated a chest freezer to the Stand Up Daveyton Committee to go into their kitchen for the feeding scheme they run. Special thanks to our sponsors and partners on this project: Benoni Ladies Circle 25 for the lady power on the day, The Berliner for the 500 sausages, Pick n Pay for the 50% discount on rolls, Sean and Blaise Dunn for the use of the Hotdog trailer and accessories & Move One Million for giving us the opportunity to serve our community.

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WELWITSCHIA 213 Induction Dinner at Walvis Bay 36 It might sound strange but Wel213 attended the Walvis Bay 36 induction dinner on the 7th of November 2020. Yes an induction dinner at almost the end of the year. RTNAM had only one induction dinner for the year which was Hochland 154 way back in March just before covid and its regulations struck. The rest of the 4 clubs where unable to host Induction dinner because of the Lockdown and regulations that ensued. Walvis Bay 36 had decided that even if there’s only a few months left of the year they had 41’ers whom they wanted to give a proper sent off to and after being locked down for a longer period than the rest of Namibia (about 2 months longer) that a good induction dinner was just the thing to raise the spirits a little more. WB36 had a whirlwind of a time with the Twaloloka Project they had started in June and are still busy with. The induction dinner was a great way to thanks the gentleman of the club and those who supported them throughout the year. The induction dinner venue at the Dockside restaurant looked stunning and might I add not being able to see so many people at a time according to lockdown the 45 people at the induction dinner felt like a Mini RTSA Presidential Banquet. The Master of Ceremonies Leigh Westerdale made sure that no time was wasted and made the evening even more enjoyable with some great humor. The outgoing Chairman Steven Peake made an excellent speech and noted that he probably had the upper hand as he had written his speech in March 2020 and was able to adapt till November which he definitely did. A full house representation by Namibia area with WHK34 Werner Wormsbacher, Swakopmund 145 Harry Rence, Hochland 154 Eduard Gouse and Welwitschia 213 Me attending the dinner. The Area Chair Loubser Rousseau and Vice Area Chair Jens van Vuuren also in attendance and a lot of WB36’s 41’er which is always great to see and the Chairman of the 41ér club Richard van der Meer who delivered the reply from the 41’ers. Like I said it felt like a mini Pres banquet… It is always sad to see tablers getting sent off into the abyss that is the 41’ers road of darkness where ever that might be…this one especially when tablers become friend and family and you have so goodbye because they turned he ripe age of 40. Steven “spongebob” Peak and Ricardo “Italian Stallion” von Stein are both tablers who have given their all and will for many years to come have the footprints in the sand a heartfelt farewell to you upstanding Gentleman please don’t forget how to use your phones… The Chairman Byron Westerdale had his speech and was able to state fact on how WB36 had taken the fight to covid and also to the devastation the fires reeked at twaloloka an informal settlement in the coastal town. WB36 has much to be proud of and myself and the rest of Namibia Area take our hats off to you gentlemen who gives true meaning to “TEAM WORK MAKES THE DREAM WORK” The evening drew to a close as some regulations where still applicable like the 10pm closing times of establishments that serves alcohol. This did not damper the mood one bit as we all had a direct line to the Chairman’s house Byron Westerdale and the fun and fellowship continued there. Our better halves where a bit tired and we left early in the morning and had a couple of night caps at Leigh’s Bar before we retired. Thanks to Walvis Bay 36 for an Awesome induction dinner it was just what the doctor ordered for the Covid Blues…

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Saturday morning early bells, when only the dairy farmers and their staff were up, I headed off to my very first Round Table Tri Area Conference. I was accompanied by our Sani Round Table Chairman, Andrew Craig and his constitutional advisor, Alex McArthur. We left Sunrise farm around 5am after I arrived a fashionable 30 minutes late – a direct consequence of a late afternoon work function followed by arrival of visiting family. Nonetheless, we were on our merry way to Mtunzini, KZN. Chairman Andrew Craig were the designated driver seeing he was the most experienced as he totaled no less than two Fortuners in level 1 of Lock Down. We tried some light adjustments to facilitate the chairman’s long legs, but we decided it was easier to take out the front seat. Traffic was light so we could stop for the best Steers burger and chips, according to experts, in the Southern Hemisphere. We arrived at Mtunzini Country Club, where the function was held, around 08:30am and waited to meet up with other areas. Despite everyone being dressed in their no 1’s, it was clear that those who arrived on Friday, had a good dose of arrival aggression the night before. The Natal Tri-Area Conference includes Natal South Coast Area, Natal North Coast Area and Drak Area. The meeting opened just after 9am, with introduction of the RTSA executive council which was well represented. The opening was held on the veranda with an awesome sea view. On this high razed deck was where I realized that us Underberg folk have absolutely no place in the hot Mtunzini sun – hydration was of utmost importance. During this semi-grand opening Sani Round Table was awarded, the first ever for a table, Impact Award by the RTSA president Christo Bezuidenhout. This award is given when a person or in this case, a table, made a considerable change or impactful change in their community #impactfulchange. For our project run during lockdown and raising R1.5 million this year so far. It must be said, this award also belongs to the UFA and the whole of the greater Underberg Community. No doubt that without your contributions, this would not be possible. Many thanks! After the opening the 3 areas adjourned for their respective area meetings. Natal South Coast Area, very fortunate to get the air-conditioned basement hall. During this meeting we discussed the happenings of each table and what is to come. Sani Round Table was fortunate to win yet some more awards. The Bakgat Award – the best chairman and best table in the area – as well as – the best project. The sergeant, Terence Hartwanger, kept things very tidy with product you will only find in a witch’s bag in the 1600’s. Meal worms, chilies, earwax jellybeans – it was really a case of trick-or-treat. In my opinion the meal worm was a better take than the chilies, which took 3 beers and a slap to get under control. The meeting ended around lunch time. After lunch and some good chats with fellow tablers, we headed off to our guest house. As per usual custom in Underberg, Vodacom signal was down, and left us stranded in the middle of the town. We decided to wait it out in the town park, which ended up being in the same street as the guest house. At the guest house we met with our landlord who quickly counted we were three and not two that arrived. After quick negotiations and an additional R300, we were granted access. It was clear as day that we all could do with an afternoon nap but decided to rather have some sundowners at the pool – what a pleasure indeed. The pool cascades flowed into the evening fellowship. What a great experience to meet so many like minded people. Everyone I met felt like we knew each other for years. We indulged in an absolute cracker of a roast served at the country club and it was just about then when I thought “magies vol, ogies toe”. But the Bulls gave me the great inspiration I needed, by beating the sharks 41 – 14, for me to carry on. I was not firing on all cylinders though due to a heartburn out of hell. Luckily, Alex organized me the last ever Eno in Mtunzini which got me well fired up again and we could carry on having great fellowship. As the gentlemen that we are, the represented Sani members help close the country club. Before bed we stopped for a quick midnight snack which was, at the vary best, questionable chicken wings. The green russians were not recommended. Thanks to the organizers for such a great Tri-Area conference.

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Op 24 Oktober hou Douglas 224 sy eerste skietdag op Vaallus net buite Douglas. Die dag sou aanvanklik in April gehou word maar weens die Covid pandemie moes dit ongelukkig uitgestel word tot later in die jaar tot die grendel vlakke uiteindelik gelig is. Daar was groot pryse op die dag insluitend ‘n gelukkige trekking vir die hoof prys vir ‘n nuwe HOWA 30-06 jaggeweer geborg deur GWK. Looitjie verkope is lank voor die dag oopgemaak en is letterlik wêreldwyd verkoop. Die dag is verdeel in twee afdelings. Die handwapen afdeling bestaan uit ‘n baan van 5 teikens en ‘n “gong” waar skootplasing teen tyd gemeet word. Hier maak Attie Scholtz skoonskip met ‘n 11 perfekte skote in ‘n tyd van 19.8 sekondes. Die veldskiet is verder opgedeel in. ‘n enkele koue-loop skoot op ‘n gong, ‘n 5 skoot groepering, 5 skote op ‘n bok teiken en 5 “gong” skote vir ‘n totaal van 16 skote – alles gemeet teen tyd. Hier verower JC Smith die titel.Die prysuitdeling vind plaas op die wal van die Vaalrivier waar die tafelaars worsrolle en verversings verkoop. Dit vat 'n klomp mense om so gedoente aanmekaar te sit. 'n spesiale dank aan Attie en Barend vir die baan en die reëlings, die “legs” wat heeldag die hitte en wind aangedurf het om die snoepie te behartig. En dan natuurlik ons borge! Ons is julle ewig dankbaar. Oppidraai Boerdery - Barend Cilliers Jakes Tyres MAN Truck and Bus Kimberley Douglas Spar & Tops GWK BayAgro - Willie Botha Attie Scholtz Rovic Leers Christo en die baanbeamtes Cecile Shreuder vir die noodhulp

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RT36 were missing our brothers across the river to the south and decided we needed to pay them a visit. Tradition is that we always celebrate our arrival in Swakop with a round of drinks at the Tavern. This night was no different other than the Tavern having a live band performing (not arranged just for our benefit unfortunately). Pre-drinks were had and then the matter of raiding Swakop’s meeting commenced. Me, Byron, Juan, Jacques, Brian and Jens all arrived at the Swakopmund clubhouse and were welcomed by the Sergeant Berthus Venter with a round of onion water. RT36 was hosting their very delayed (due to Covid 19) induction dinner the next day and so the Chairmen of the Windhoek clubs, who were in the area anyway, were also in attendance. A very pleasant coincidence. The raid was a great success, RT36 offering a good balance of constructive dialogue at the meeting table and disruptive background noise from our peanut gallery at the bar. Of course Swakopmund 145 returned the items they had raided from us previously and of course we returned the favour by raiding a number of their items.

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PRETORIA 136 The Power of a Letter

Round Table Krugersdorp 48 in late September 2020 posted several letters on Facebook that they received after they assisted at a soup kitchen at a primary school that one of their own Tabler’s kids attends. However, one letter from a grateful Mom stood out! In it she stated how thankful she was for the help but that ultimately she had failed as a mother because she wasn’t able to look after her own two kids they way that she should and that she wasn’t even able to buy a birthday cake much less even a birthday gift for her daughter during lockdown.

Moved by her honest yet brutal mindset as a loving parent, we as Pretoria 136 sprang into action. We immediately contacted Gerhard van der Berg from Krugersdorp 48 and who also currently serves as the Round Table Gauteng Area Chairman to get more information. We were in luck that he knew the desperate and broken Mom and that, Krugersdorp 48, had also been moved by her letter and was also contemplating ways to assist. The Pretoria Collective was privileged that during lockdown we were able to partner-up with Brooklyn Mall who availed a R100 000 in vouchers, for use by Tablers, in an effort to assist the community. We asked Brooklyn Mall for R3 000 in vouchers which in itself was broken up into R2 500 for groceries and R500 for a belated Spur birthday party. On Sunday, 11 October 2020, Gerhard and his family picked up the Mom, her daughter and a friend of her daughters for what would turn out to be a very big surprise for them. Needless to say when the family arrived at Brooklyn Mall and were informed of what was about to happen, they were overwhelmed – we immediately proceeded into Checkers were essentially, more Gerhard and my, great trolley dash began. The family’s humbleness was moving – the Mom would take a small 500g sugar from the shelf and place it in the trolley…Gerhard would take it out and replace it with a 5kg sugar…the Mom would take a single pack of pasta and put it in the trolley…Gerhard would then proceeded to put his arm behind two rows of pasta on the shelf and scrape everything into the trolley. Pretoria 136 also allocated R1 500 from our general projects fund to assist the family to buy much needed basic clothing at the Pick & Pay Clothing Store in Brooklyn Mall. Four trolleys full of groceries and clothing later we were off to the Spur for a Birthday Party of note! Obviously, the kids (including my own who joined us at that stage) barely sat down before they headed off to the Play Area for some fun. Cheese Burgers and pink milkshakes were the favourites of the day and it wasn’t long before the infamous Spur Birthday song was sung by the friendly waiters of Spur! Whilst the song was being sung, admittedly, both Gerhard and I were suddenly finding the roof of Spur very interesting, both misty eyed, as we at that moment again realised the privilege afforded to us by Round Table to drive #impactfulchange and what that stupid Spur song actually can mean to someone! Yours in Table Arno Kotze

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Barberton 67 leading by example. 2020 has been a rough and tough year for Barberton 67 with very little sponsors and projects to fund our Table. Barberton 67 has an annual Golf day to raise funds to give back to our community and so we did. Covid 19 has been difficult on our community this year with lots of job losses and the crime rate climbing. We have been helping where we can with food distributions and blankets for our winter knights projects. Our funding has not been great at all but we have decided not to worry too much about our funding because we serve an almighty God and that he will be looking after us. Facebook has been an awesome intermediate page for us where the community has the opportunity to ask and give assistance where necessary. Our page has been busy with requests during lockdown and we are grateful to say that we have been helping every single person asking for a necessity. We gathered groceries to take out to the community in Barberton where we have noticed and been informed that there are families without food. Reaching out these people in need ensured that we keep on making a difference and we keep the Round Table fire alive in Barberton.

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For the past decade and more, Villiersdorp Round Table has been involved with a project called the apple project. It involves approaching the farmers in the community for a donation in the form of their third grade fruit and what amount of bins they wish to donate to Round Table. This year we collected over 600 bins and this will go a long way in helping people in need in our community. Amidst the pandemic, we were also able to give the farmers a thank you steak dinner and we presented them all with a canvas print of the Theewaterskloof Dam, as the drought in this area has been broken. Feel free to follow and join us on Facebook: ‘Villiersdorp Round Table 227’ Written by Mel Elliott 19 | P a g e

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What a journey its been so far. From where the idea started off 16 months ago till where we are today. The weekend started off on the Thursday where some Tablers arrived. As we did not have an ARTSA this year, the Tablers were very keen to get together. Great fellowship we had indeed as the fire was going with amazing Crayfish and wine just the way we do it on the west coast. Friday morning was exciting times as we had a bus on the way to fetch the President and first lady from the air port and the masses of tablers arriving.Most tablers got together at YzerBru, where we gathered and had some amazing fellowship.The time arrived for us to get ready and head on over to our Club house where the Charter meeting was held.The time was here, I couldn’t believe it my heart was pounding out of my chest, we are almost a Table. The meeting was run by our WP area Chairman “Arno on Fire”, what a great meeting I must say.We had the privilege that our President, Christo Bezuidenhout and Vice Stefan Grobler handed us our Charter Certificate, what an honor.We had an honor of having most of the ARTSA Exec and a lot of different area Chairman’s present, I do thank you. The evening we headed off to Strandkombuis where we had our Charter dinner.What an evening with great friends, Yzerfontein received their Trophies and we announced our Office bearers for 2020/2021. Everyone had an amazing time and danced the night away. Yzerfontein 276 wants to thank everyone who cam and made this special event possible and we can’t wait to grow our beautiful Table.

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Wel213 got an invite to attend the WHK34 social meeting and obliged with a Raid. Thanks to Mark Kissler who extended the invitation for the social meeting of WHK 34 and Jollie Ollie which was held at his house in Windhoek. My wife and I jumped at the chance to socialize with WHK34 and ensured the babysitter knew we won’t be home early. Windhoek 34 had started with its monthly social meeting and had 2 guests at the table. Amongst the discussion points was a few projects and clarify on some plans for December. It was great to see their pipliner running his own project with assistance of a tabler and this I feel is the best way to see if your pipeliners and guests have what it takes to become a tabler and where you as a club can help him to grow and improve. The social meeting was called to an end with a few pictures to commemorate the meeting. My 1st Jollie Ollie what a great experience was great last month but I also learned a few things like the JO that needs to a separate event from a social meeting. Thanks to the gents agreeing to the fact that the year has forced quite a lot on us as tablers and allowing for changes because of circumstance it was agreed that rule can be bent to accommodate the fast approaching years closure, I was able to attend my second Jollie Olie combined with the WK34 social. The ladies and gents of WHK34 as always made my wife and I feel like part of the club which makes us part of he 34 family by extension and we thank them for that. There was an added bonus for me personally when the host Mark Kissler had invited a friend of his who he found out also knew me. It was great to see Faith a person I had grown up with in Walvis bay and hadn’t seen in at least 20 years. Thanks Mark it means a lot to both of us that we could make contact again and at a table social even better. Wel213 was a bit late to the social so it was just right to be the last to leave with a last-minute steak on the fire and last cold beverage it was time to leave. Thanks, WHK34 and Mark for the invite and allowing us to be part of your special occasions.

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It happens to most Chairmen at one stage or another—you set up a Table meeting and at the last minute you realise that there won’t be enough of you present to form a Quorum. The definition of the word Quorum is: fixed number of members whose presence is necessary to transact business Basically, each Club and Area have its own by-laws and rules regarding quorums at meetings, but when nothing is written down, the general rule is a Majority of your current members, not including 41’ers or Honorary Members. So if your Club has 9 members, and 5 are present at the meeting, you have a quorum. Any less and you don’t. So what happens if you don’t have a quorum? The Round Table Handbook states you have three options: 1. You close the meeting, and decide on a date & venue for a replacement meeting 2. You carry on, but the meetings’ decisions must be ratified at the next meeting 3. Hold informal discussion, but defer all important issues to the next meeting

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Stutterheim Round Table had their first steak evening this month. As it is difficult to host big events like we normally do, we decided to do a smaller fundraiser along with one of our local business' golf day. With Newden being so kind to let us use their golf day to host our steak night it surly help to atleast have the golfers supporting the event. With all the fellowship around the fire cooking all the steaks we managed to sell 107 steaks that night. We need to thank all the sponsors that made it possible to have had such a successful project. Stutterheim County Club for cooking all the chips and venue, JC Scholes and Son for tables and chairs, Amabele Poles for firewood and definitely Newden for letting us use their golf day. All proceeds will go to local charities in the community. 23 | P a g e

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2020 has been the year to remember, mostly for all the wrong reasons but, it is also the year where we saw the birth of a new kind of event, RugbyGolf. With that said, it was a very busy time in everyone’s calendar to run such an event as the coastal community pushes to prepare for the December holiday season. It has been an extremely difficult year for our Business Community and I have to give a special note of thanks to the following sponsors who made the event possible. We would not have been able to do this without your support. • • • • • • • • • • •

BUCO Kenton on Sea Sibuya Private Game Reserve Pam Golding Properties Kenton on Sea Kenton Eco Estate Ultra Express Robby’s Van Wyk & Associates Financial Planning – Old Mutual Carriage Rock College SAVEMORE Alexandria Adelaide Round Table and Nico Schneider Holsboer Vacations Cape Eastern Livestock

For those that are not familiar with RugbyGolf, it works as follows; Each hole is started by means of a Place Kick from the Tee Box, if the ball lands in the rough or a sand bunker one is only allowed to drop kick. If you are fortunate enough to find yourself on the fairway, any form of kick is permitted however, water hazards will add an additional kick to your score. When your ball rests on the green you are permitted to throw the ball into the hole. The 9th hole was the last hole of the circuit and doubled as the “longest place Kick” which meant that for you to qualify one had to “place kick” over rugby polls 20m away, this ultimately sounds easier than what it was. We were blessed with a fantastic day with the participating field split in two. One group starting at the Clubhouse with the added pressure of some crowd noise in the background and the second group starting at the 9th hole to challenge for the longest place kick. Important to note that an ex-front rower held the lead for the longest legitimate place kick for some time before being robbed of the ultimate glory by a backline player.

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To our surprise we had a Lady enter the competition as well leaving some of the male dominated field in her dust with some finely judged kicks. To make your walk feel shorter you were also able to rent a BUCO branded wheel Barrow to make the carting of refreshments a lot easier. It also became evident early in the proceedings that not everyone is blessed with long hamstrings. All this took place under the Hawk like eyes of two roaming referees waiting to swoop down on unsuspecting transgressors that found themselves guilty of offenses namely “lack of effort, bad sportsmanship, disturbing the wildlife” to mention but a few. I would like to thank two of our 41’rs, Eugene Catherine and Fabrizzio Altichiero for assisting us with the Referee duty. The Prize Winners are as follows; 

1st Prize Sibuya Private Reserve Day Trip for 2 Went to Llewayne van Rensburg and Dewaldo Jacobs with a team total of 120kicks  2nd Prize sponsored by Buco Kenton on Sea Went to Zane van Rensburg and Dylan Bond  3rd Prize sponsored by Adelaide Round Table and Nico Schneider Went to Nolan and Xavion Gunn The Longest Place Kick Dewaldo Jacobs Best dressed Thomas Sutherland and Jason Hill Best Lady in the Field Amy Sparg Medic Prize for the Longest walk of the day Guillym Theron and Chris Ovens Profits raised at this year’s event, will be distributed to the Dias Old Age Home in Alexandria. We look forward to hosting our 2021 edition of RugbyGolf and continue building on an amazing outdoor event for the whole family. YIT Jacques van Wyk Project Convener Round Table Alex/Kenton210 25 | P a g e

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Old Age Home Tea Due to covid regulations at Stutterheim's local old age home, Amatole Haven, Round Table Stutterheim's ladies could not have their normal tea and entertainment with the residents of the home. So they had to adopt a new plan, adapt to the current regulations and improve the way we do things. All the ladies contributed to making personalized treat boxes for all the residents and platters for the staff. So each resident received a treat boxes with a muffin, mini cupcake, cheese sticks, cookies and diabetic rusks for the diabetics. Sometimes it is not about how much money you make, but about the smile that you can put on someone's face. #impactfulchange

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The term Movember was coined in Australia in 1999. That’s right, if Movember was a person it would be an adult this year. The official movement took off in 2004 and has since been a worldwide annual event raising funds and helping create awareness around male-specific health issues, prostate and testicular cancer being among the most common issues. This year Walvis Bay RT36 decided to take part and grow our facial hair to try and help generate funds for the Cancer Association of Namibia. The idea being a clean shaven mug on the 1st of Movember and neatly trimmed moustaches on the 30th. Fortunately for us the 1st of Movember fell on a Sunday so this was an opportunity for us to get the guys, wives and children together for a breakfast social at the clubhouse before the men shaved their faces for the clean start. Music, friendly banter and the sounds of eggs, bacon, onion and steak sizzling broke the silence that would normally envelope the clubhouse on a Sunday. One by one the guys would be off to the toilet with razor and shaving cream in hands and five minutes later they walked out looking years younger with their cleanly shaven mugs. Joining in a movement like Movember means different things to different people. It could be a reminder of a battle against testicular or prostate cancer that you’ve had to fight. You could be doing it to show support to a mate who’s currently going through these kinds of issues. Whatever the reason you take part, it’s good to know that you’re helping out somewhere and it’s a strong reminder that even small gestures can make big differences. Watch this space for the end of Movember mo photos!

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It is believed that the origin of the legendary buffalo stems from the Wild West, where it was vital to have your pistol hand at the ready at all times. It was crucial not to drink with the hand you normally shoot with, giving birth to the rule of drinking with your non-dominant hand. The rule based on a life or death principle was instilled for life. During the Gold Rush era, famous pioneer & legend among men, Chris Jones, perfected the buffalo rule as a drinking game & used it to his advantage by intoxicating rival prospectors & stealing their gold. The rules of the Buffalo Club adopted by Round Table states that you must drink with your left hand (98% of people are right-handed), giving left-handed Tablers quite the advantage. In 1992 South Cape Area Chairmen, Ola Grinaker (92/93) & Trevor Griffin (95/96) introduced the Buffalo Club to Round Table Southern Africa at ARTSA 92 held in Port Elizabeth. As a pilot run, a 1000 pins were made with some 800 being sold in two days at the South African assembly. The official & iconic gold pins feature the Cape buffalo by design, either a full-body buffalo or a buffalo head pin.

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Since the introduction, Round Table South Cape Area has been the sole custodian of the Buffalo Club both nationally & internationally (RTI). Rikus "Running Bare" Badenhorst, past RTI President, played an instrumental role in promoting & implementing the Buffalo Club as an international movement. Badenhorst also ensured that the Club is synonymous with Southern Africa & more specifically the South Cape Area. The next time you hear the words "Buffalo!" when a member drinks with their right hand, take a minute to appreciate the origin of this beloved Round Table tradition. Article adaption by Paul Hoeksema, Source: Jaco Hanekom


I don’t have to explain to anyone here what the situation with regards to COVID 19, and it’s devastating consequences to families all over the world has been thus far. We can all tell a story about someone we know who has been severely affected by this pandemic. We all know of the hungry and hopeless families who’s lives has been drastically affected by this pandemic. Today I want to tell you about the hope and dignity that we as Tablers can bring to people. Sometimes we think that the little we do does not make an impact, but I am telling you now……We don’t only preach #impactfulchange we bring it to hundreds of families, children and older people within our communities. 19 had the privilege to this year to assist more than 150 families with assistance in the form of Food and Groceries far exceeding R100 000.00. We assisted more than 80 families in the West of Pretoria with food parcels including Fresh Meat, Vegetables, Maize meal as well as a variety of sanitary products. The Via Nova School in Northern Pretoria was another of our beneficiaries this year. They also received food parcels from 19 for at least 50 families in need. 19 also helped Irene Homes (A haven for intellectually challenged ladies) by donating 100 Litres of hand sanitizer as well as a bakkie load of cleaning materials. We had no idea how dire the situation was until we went to deliver these much needed essentials. I am very proud to say that although Covid curt railed quite a few of our projects, somehow we still managed to make plans to help those who cannot always help themselves. Most importantly…. We did this all by ourselves. There was no piggy backing to speak of. We just started making plans. This proves to me that the 13 odd guys with the 19 and a rondel on their shirts are true….proud….awesome Tablers.

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Wel213 like all other clubs in RTSA have not been able to raid and visit as often as we would like because of covid regulations. Since Namibia’s relaxing of the lockdown regulations Wel213 had taken a decision to raid and visit as much as we can for the remainder of the year. WHK34 had their 10th BM on the 2nd of November and Wel213 raided this business meeting. What made this raid and BM special was the amount of 41’ers who came out of the woodwork and joined in the meeting. WHK34 had four 41’ers in the form of Christoff Niewoudt, Jaco Engelbreght, Philip Barnard and Frikkie Engels. Hochland 154 had a surprise guest as well 41’er Gerhard van Eeden. I planned to only stay for an hour but with these guys present I just couldn’t leave… The meeting went as smooth as can be expected with all five 41érs present being named SGT’s for the night. The SGT’s had all you could think off for their poisons each SGT getting a chance to obtain their weapons of choice and it was a bit concerning when all they needed was 2 min to raid the 34 and 154 cupboards and their weapons table was filled. This as you can imagine had created an awkward silence in the meeting…but I digress… Chairman Werner Wormsbacher had tried to ensure that the choices he made didn’t back fire on him but it was not meant to be… Windhoek 34 had inducted a new pipeliner that night in the form of Riaan Stadler who has shown his worth to the table already throughout these covid struck months. What a great guy and I hope all goes well for him to be inducted as a member. It is always great for me to see a new pipeliner being attached to a club and eventually being inducted it allows for those small hindrances in any tables mind regarding the future of table to just disappear or at the very least provide solace. Wel213 was invited to the next Social Meeting for the 11th of November 2020 well have to see if time allows for it. It was a bit saddening to see how covid had hampered some of WHK34’s projects for the year but as all tablers and tables do they adapted to the situation and adopted the circumstances they were in and improved on the status as far as their club is concerned with regards to projects by adding one Big project and pulling all the stops to ensure that it is as big as it can be. For this project and details on it I will not spoil the surprise and wait for WHK34 to promote and advertise as they see fit. As stated above Wel213 after being freed from the chains of lockdown and its regulations decided that where we are able we will raid as far and wide as possible…Thanks WHK34 for always having us and for the invite to your social.

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We are experiencing a global Pandemic like we have never seen in our lifetime, and along with it comes uncertainty, fear, worry and extreme anxiety. No one has experienced this more so than the vulnerable groups in our society, to whom it is proven that COVID-19 is a lot more deadly. Groups who show higher mortality rates are the aged and those with co-morbidities. For this reason, Sandown 150 embarked on a campaign to protect these vulnerable groups through the identification of homes and organisations in our communities and providing them with enough hand sanitizers to last them for months. In total, 3000 bottles of hand sanitizers were distributed to organisations that are pillars in their communities. These organisations include Ekklesia Park Home and Retirement Village, Cresset House for Adults with Intellectual Disabilities, Footprints Special Needs School, and Abraham Kriel Children’s Home in Nylstroom. We look forward to providing as much assistance as possible to these highly impactful organisations going forward.

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At Round Table Pretoria 87 we strive to donate blood as often as we can. On five separate occasions this year various members,Pipeliners, guests and immediate family members of Round Table Pretoria 87 contributed to the much needed blood supply of the SANBS. The donations took place at the SANBS bloodbank branch in Atterbury Pretoria as well as the Montana branch. We continue to be actively involved in this project and remain fully committed to continue the tradition. This initiative also forms part of our ongoing commitment to the Bushveld Area alliance area project.Adopt-Adapt-Improve

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It sounds so old-fashioned, but being a Gentleman is not automatic if you are a man. The rules were put in place to ensure that everyone knew how to behave, and to level the playing field for everyone. Some tips, in particular when in contact with Ladies: A lady is to be treated respectfully and looked after. If a lady walks into a room, stand up to acknowledge her. Offer your lady a drink when you go to the bar for yourself. Offer to carry her parcels/bags for her. If a door opens towards you, open and hold it for the lady to pass through first. If the door opens away from you, open and go through to hold it open for her. When walking on the street, always walk on the vehicle-side of the pavement to protect her from possible injury. Offer the lady your arm to lean on when crossing the street and place yourself in-between her and the oncoming traffic. Never raise your voice to a lady. Never discuss a lady in conversation with other men. If you ask a lady to dance with you, make sure that you return her safely to her seat after the dance, and thank her. And remember—even if she doesn’t act like a lady herself, always be the bigger person and treat her like a lady!

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PRETORIA 19 Shadow Waiters and Fat Belly Dancers… All for a good cause RT 19 in conjunction with Ocean Basket Menlyn Maine had one hell of an event a couple of week ago. With the Covid 19 restrictions, 19 was not able to do our annual Golf day. Our Golf Day is our big project and we usually retain 20% of all the profit made on the day for our admin account. This year was a different story… Although we were able to raise and distribute a substantial amount of money to various beneficiaries thus far, our Admin Account took a nasty beating. Something had to be done. We decided to host a shadow waiter evening where a share of the Restaurant profits would go to our admin fund. Wessel Wors Kruger with the help of our chairman Wynand Swart pulled of a great evening. The Restaurant owner organised a Belly Dancer (very modestly dressed one) who entertained our guests. The even offered free lessons and one would never have guessed that guys like Christo (RTSA President) Bezuidenhoud, DJ Top Tits Kotze, Antonie Los Heup Smit and the rest of the 136 crowd would so enthusiastically jump to this opportunity. After all said, it was a very successful evening supported by our table brothers and legs from RT 87 as well as RT 136. I have included a few pics for the reader’s entertainment.

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Its has been a while since Wel213 had been able to raid or visit any coastal tables and the opportunity presented itself on the weekend of the 6 th – 9th of November. The Chairman’s of the Windhoek clubs made decision to attend the BM of SWK145 on the 6th of November. We were supposed to drive out only the gents in one car but you know when the family hears it’s the coast we all lost the battle’s at home and ended up driving in our own cars with our families. This had its perks as we all now had DD’s for the Friday night. One realizes how much you miss the open roads even when they are filled with trucks and interlinks but just being able to get into your car with your family and drive down to the coast is something quite remarkable we don’t always realize it but lockdown has helped to gain some perspective of what is really important and enjoy the smaller things in life, (like Amia our daughter telling us to change to another song and the odd are we there yet…) one begins to appreciate these things. We had a leke drive and I ended up a bit early for the SWK145 meeting but that gave me some time to go through the agenda again. The Chairman of SWK145 didn’t make me wait to long and a quick chat and a cold one was the 1st thing we did when the clubhouse doors opened. I must say that we in Windhoek have not seen most of the Coastal gents in a stretch of about 7-8 months with regulations prohibiting travel and it was great to see my tablers without the distortion of a Zoom screen. The rest of the Windhoek gents arrived and the meeting started, we were missing WB36 but we later realized why…SWK145 has come along way from 1-2 members now standing 4 members strong and a pipeliner in the process of becoming a tabler. The meeting was ruled with an Iron grip by the Chairman and the SGT well done on having a olderly and structured meeting alas it was short lived when WB36 arrived with the chairman of WHK34. The 36 boys have their own tradition as mentioned by arriving a bit late at the meeting and ensuring a bar break is called to be welcomed properly before the meeting could commence. When looking around at the clubhouse during the meeting it felt like a council meeting and or Area as each club is represented with their chairman and the Area Chairman also being present. The 145 gents had an array of project that was canned because of regulations but that didn’t stop them from coming up with a new one’s that will be held just before end of the year. The SWK145 gents had also entered a team for the rough and tough that was held in October and the stories of the event you’ll need to hear form them, but well done on venturing into something unknown and taking table and the rondel with.The meeting drew to a close and some valuable inputs and much needed praises from the Area Chairman Loubser who ensured all chairman’s present of his pride of how we handled covid and the regulations that ensued.

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Some tips on keeping your formal wear looking crisp despite travelling: •

Turn your jacket inside-out, folding the shoulders together then folding in half

Always do up the top button on shirts to keep the shape of the collar

Use a small piece of paper under a paperclip to keep a winged collar looking crisp

Put your bow-tie, cufflinks, gloves, and Chain of Office in a zip-lock bag

Keep your suit shoes in a small bag, or even a Sunflower Day Tope, to stop getting polish on your clothes

Ensure your clothes can’t move around in transit – this will cause wrinkles to form

When you get to your destination, unpack as soon as possible. Hang the jacket, trousers and shirt up in the bathroom – the steam from the shower or bath will help un-wrinkle the creases.

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This is me Werner Swanepoel Current Table Portfolio? - Joe Tabler - Whiteriver 64 Current Portfolio Outside of your own Table? - Branding Manager RTSA  Portfolio that taught me the most: Branding & Strategic coordinator , it’s been one crazy ride, being at the strategic end of this amazing organization has opened my eyes to all the different aspects, areas, tables and projects that we are all running simultaneously. It’s so humbling to be part of this organization and a real honor and privilege to wear the rondel with pride.  In your opinion, what is the most important aspect of Round Table and Why? To create impactful change, in the lives of our Tablers, friends, family and the community. This can’t be done without fellowship, charity and self development. These for me are the most important aspects of Round Table.  What do you aim to achieve in Round Table? To leave Table in a better position than what I found it. To ensure I bring all my skills and expertise to the “table” and hopefully in some small way help Table to live on and give my son the opportunity to be part of this amazing organization.  

 Best / funny and most heartwarming story of table. — so many to choose from but I’ll choose my trip to Europe and visiting 6 countries with my wife all being hosted by Tablers we’ve never met only spoke on the phone. Arriving at each of them and immediately being part of the family just because of the Rondel. It’s amazing, I love every aspect of it. And we left being brother for life. Only Round Table can do that. I love it!! 37 | P a g e

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Blast from the Past

Alexandra-Kenton 41er

I was inducted into Round Table Grahamstown 11 in 2001. In 2009 I transferred to Alex Kenton 210 where I became a 41’er in 2011. I was Grahamstown 11 Chairman in 2004, Eastern Province Area Chairman in 2007, Artsa Vice President in 2008, Artsa President in 2009 and, as I was reminded when I was inducted that this was the most prestigious position, Alex Kenton 210 Chairman in 2010. There were other portfolios in between all of these as well. One of the privileges I had in Table was traveling, not just around the country, but around the world. From Area conference in the Northern Cape to RTI World meeting in Thailand. From the Fishing Boogie in Namibia to a RTBI agm in Harrogate, England. There are way too many stories and memories to recall in my 10 years of Tabling, but I’ll give it a bash. In 2008 EP was hosting ARTSA in Port Elizabeth and we decided that it would be promoted like none before it. In 2007 We spent 18 hours in a Hi-Ace traveling to the first ever Tri Area in Dragons Peak in the Drakensberg. It took so long not because it was so far but because there were about 10 of us in the Hi-Ace with the average weight per person about 120kg. Not enough power in the poor engine to get us there quickly. Another trip promoting ARTSA was to Hermanus to attend the WP/Southern Cape Bi Area on the weekend of the Rugby World Cup Final. You can imagine the party after we beat England. In 2010, ARTSA was held in the Southern Cape, and as President I traveled the country attending area conferences, together with my sidekicks for the year, ARTSA Convenor, Jaco Hanekom and EP Area Chairman, Johan Lindeque. All the traveling paid off and we had an ARTSA at Hartenbos that was attended by over 1100 people, with more than 110 International Tablers. Some other travels that I done were to the RTEA agm in Mombasa, Kenya, in 2008 and in Nairobi in 2009. I travelled to Pataya, Thailand, in 2008, for the RTI agm and to Alkmaar, Netherlands, in 2009. In 2010 I had the privilege of attending the RTBI agm in Harrogate in England. What was supposed to have been a weekend in England turned in to a longer then planned stay thanks to the ash cloud that was floating around Europe at the time. I must say the most memorable international trip I had was in 2009 when myself and Muranda-Lynn, together with 11 other Tablers and wife attended the German Pre-Tour for a week and then renting a combi and driving through the Netherlands for another week, being hosted by Tables and ending with the Dutch AGM. In 2013, as a 41’er, myself, Alan Malan, Eugene and Dee Catherine, and Wayne and Leza Stevenson attended a Tri-Area somewhere in Kwazulu Natal. That weekend saw the birth of Tourist 276. A “Table” dedicated to travel around the country, with our ultimate aim to travel internationally. Sadly, this never materialized. We could never save up enough money. In 2009, Myself, Johann “Woof” Lindeque and Jaco Hanekom, South Cape ARTSA Convener, came up with a great idea of getting Buffalo tattoos. The reasoning behind this was so that we would never have to win a pin again and anyone who was within 500m of us would get Buffaloed. Eugene Catherine and Riaan Labuschagne joined us as well, and the Extreme Buffalo club was born. Not mean local Tablers have taken up the challenge, but the Extreme Buffalo Club has exploded internationally. What a privilege and honor it was to be a Tabler and as a young Tabler I was always told you need to travel to get the most out of Table. I never quite understood what it meant until I started attending Area Conferences and ARTSA’s. You meet people for the first time, and you can’t wait until you see them again. I know it’s a cliché but get involved, travel, raid, home host, anything to meet as many Tablers as possible. You’ll have friends and family for life. Thank you for allowing me to share some of my experiences with you and I look forward to sharing many more with young Tablers around a braai fire or in the pub. Yours in Table Fabrizio Altichiero 41’er and past everything.

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On Saturday morning the October Conference was held at Strandkombuis. As the new Area Chair had his first conference the excitement levels were high. The meeting was held in Great Spirit and a lot of ideas and plans were discussed. The beautiful ladies went on their Ladies tour, where they went on a Game drive. The girls loved it as they had the opportunity to see some of the Big 5. The evening we had a dress up party where the tablers got dressed up, just the way Tablers know how to get dressed up. It was a great success and all present had a great time. Well done WP jou lekker ding!

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Off the back of a successful ‘Lucky Ducky Race’ last year, in aid of drought relief, where Villiersdorp Round Table, raised and pledged over R100.00 towards farming communities in South Africa, whom were experiencing difficulties with the drought, VRT 227 went at it again in 2020. On Sunday the the 22ndof November 2020, Villiersdorp Round Table 227, ‘floated’ over 300 plastic ducks down the Eelands River for all to view. The little plastic ducks went on sale at R50.00 per duck and first prize for the first contestant home, was R10 000.00. Many people came out to support the event and so much fun was had by all. Villiersdorp Round Table has pledged to match the profits from this event (if not more) and then decide as to which farming area in South Africa is most in need of these funds. Last year we contributed substantial funds to the Calvinia, Steytlerville and Willowmore areas, and we encourage any other ‘Table’ in South Africa to jump on board and feel free to add to this. We say watch this space for next year and thank all those whom supported this drive. Feel free to follow and join us on Facebook: ‘Villiersdorp Round Table 227’ Written by Mel Elliott

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Hochland 154 hosted the Namibian Area Meeting for November 2020 in Windhoek. Walvis was represented by their Chairman and Vicechairman, unfortunately attendance by RT36 was low as this has been a difficult year and travel funds were low. I was home-hosted by Ian and Tamara-Lee Pienaar. This was my first time being home-hosted and it is definitely recommended. It is an excellent opportunity to spend time with people outside of Table events and you also build a better bond with them than you would sitting in meetings. The weekend started with a pub crawl on Friday evening. Round Table Namibia painted the town red until 10pm at which time all the bars had to close due to Covid 19 regulations. After that we all met at Eggi’s B&B. I made sure Swakopmund 145’s Bertus Venter didn’t have an easy route to the Last Man Standing Trophy and only let him have it after 3:30am. Saturday morning saw the Area Meeting at the Lion’s Club Windhoek’s clubhouse, shared meeting venue of 34 and 154. The ladies went on their Lady’s tour. Dirkie Baard from Swakop 145 was inducted. Trophies were awarded and our own chairman taking the Digger trophy and the Slapgat trophy. Bertus was awarded Last Man Standing trophy which was almost immediately raided. After the meeting a poitjie kos competition was held at Eggi’s B&B. Swakopmund cooked up a German style poitjie, Welwitschia 312 went with French, Hochland 154 coked up a spicy Srilanka style poitjie and Windhoek 34 made Indian style. All the poitjies were well prepared and significant efforts were made with presentation. Swakop were the eventual winners, just edging Welwitschia out with the extra effort put into their outfit and table decorations.

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What an amazing evening. RT276 decided to give a helping hand and turned a social event in to a fund raiser.We donated 15 20kg bags of dog food to the SPCA. We also sold raffle tickets and raised a total of R4200 that we donated to the SPCA. The evening was well supported and filled with grate laughter and a span on fellowship. We are very excited to see the locals of Yzerfontein support us as Round Table, as a lot of them did not know what we were all about. We cant wait to have the next function and see the locals support us even more. #impuctfulchange

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Wel213 attended the Round Table Namibia Area Summer Conference from the 13-15th of November 2020 held in Windhoek and hosted by Hochland 154. This Area was highly anticipated as it was shifted a couple of times to ensure that we fall in line with the regulations. Hochland 154 took a chance and changed the normal routine of Area’s and introduced a Mini Put Put most gents knows what im talking about for those who don’t let me explain. Registration was done at Old Brewers Market in Town the Friday from 18h00 till 19h00 then a DD took us to the next location which was Handle Bar /Action Arena from 19h00 to 20h00 and from there we were taken to Andy’s a regular spot for the Hochlanders till the bar was closed at 22h00 and we were off to Eghard Vissers guest house where the coastal guys were booked in for a night cap or 12. The following morning it was a quick Breakfast and Meeting started the last man standing had a ruff time with SGT but it was worth it as the Area Chair awarded him Bertus Venter with a trophy to keep for last man standing. The SGT made sure the meeting was not to long and with a few bar breaks the meeting was done congrats to Nam Area for doing a full Area Meeting on the New Online reporting system still a few bugs but it has the potential to streamline all area reporting. Wel213 was represented on the table by our newest Member Chesley Saal because the Chairman of Wel213 area portfolio’s to fill. We had couple of rounds of Knobble while we waited for the ladies who had strangely taken most of gents cars keys with them to the ladies tour but left the cars at the meeting venue. It was time for the Potjie kos Competition and Wel213 had decided on France and made a traditional French Potjie called COQ AU VIN that dates back to the time of Julius Cesar in Gaul… Wel213 chose this for a bit of a challenge as non-of us ever made the dish before and we wanted to keep it as true to the region of Chagny in France as possible. We had our French attire on and worked together to make something we never even tasted…now that was a challenge not know how it should taste…we combined on the day with WB36’s Byron and Jo-Marie and made one team. The Judges 41érs of Hochland 154 Eghard and Alwyn had started with Wel213’s and WB36’s potjie for judging with a presentation on the history of the pot a couple of French words thrown around it was great fun and the judging went on to WHK34, SWK145 and lastly Hochland 154. It was great fun seeing SWK145 and WHK34 dressed up as India and Germany respectively and Hochland 154 doing a casual Sri Lanka for their country. The fellowship was off the charts as we had few opportunities to come together as an area and that was apparent when looking at the fellowship between the gents and the ladies. It was time for boat races and the Wel213 team was supplemented with one of the Hochland 154 guest but alas we where out downed by the Hochland 154 gents and Stefan Du Raan of 154 also took the men’s individual. The ladies boat races was a similar affair with Wel213 ladies Lana and Geraldine supplemented by 41ér wife Tania De Wet taking the ladies teams and Lana Adams for Wel213 taking the Ladies Individuals…The Judges where finally done with their debates and very professionally came to their decision. It was a tight race with Hochland 154 coming at 4th place as the hosts of the Area with their Sri-Lankan lamb potjie , WHK34 in 3rd place with their Indian Lamb curry potjie, Wel213 taking a close 2nd place with the French Coq au vin and SWK145 taking 1st place with their German Pork potjie. This was one of the best attended area’s held in Windhoek and goes to show it not always needed to be out of town for it to be attended well. I take my hat off to Hochland 154 who convened the Area and for all the small details they have not overlooked that made this Area a special one. Sunday Breakfast was not so well attended but this is expected as the party only stopped at about 4 am the Sunday morning. A huge thanks to Eghard for allowing us to use his guest house, and for both Eghard and Alwyn for their phenomenal hosting and Hochland 154 for hosting a great area. It was one for books and one Wel213 is glad it didn’t miss. Till the next one lets go bigger and better…

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Viliersdorp Round Table 227 embarked on a new project this year called ‘Handbags For Success’. The project entails collecting old handbags from the community and filling them with some nice personal goods for ladies in grade 12 in various schools around the community. Something to make the grade 12’s feel special and spoilt. Over 150 handbags were collected and filled with essentials for young ladies. So far we have done two drives and drop offs. They were exceptionally well received and impactful change was made in the lives of those whom don’t always have access to these kind of things. Attached are some photos from the project. Feel free to follow and join us on Facebook: ‘Villiersdorp Round Table 227’ Written by Mel Elliott 44 | P a g e

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Tabling in Namibia goes a long way back, all the way to 1956 with the Charter of Windhoek 34 on the 26th of May.To understand the unique spirit of 34, one has to know about the unique way the club was chartered.Round Table Windhoek 34 was founded with-out a sponsor table and with blatant disregard to the rules of the Association.In 1955 a group of six young men living in Windhoek – by name Hans Berker (a young attorney of note who would later become the first Judge President of Namibia), Mac Magnus, Joachim “Pix” von Prittwitz, David Gamsu, Helmuth Hoffmann and Erno Muhr – came to hear about the Round Table organization and recognized the need for such an organization to serve the Namibian community. They discussed the matter and decided to go ahead in founding a club. After constituting themselves as an active club and following the principles of Round Table, the founders of our Table met regularly (every alternative Monday at 20:00 either at the Windhoek Club or Tabler homes) and engaged in fellowship and community service – as is still the case. They called the club the Windhoek Round Table.Soon there-after they were contacted by the ARTSA president, informing them they could not just up and start a club because there was a whole process leading up to chartering. In the meantime John Newman who lived in Walvis Bay and was a Tabler in Cape Town 9, had also started a Table in Walvisbay. This encouraged a visit from ARTSA president, Hugh White.The Club, ably led by Hans Berker (appointed chairman 1955) proceeded to explain to ARTSA that ARTSA could do what they liked. That they had already started the table and did not need anyone’s permission to do what was already done. What they need was a number as there were only 33 other tables in ARTSA they would become Windhoek 34.History does not record but it is probable that after a couple of cold ones with the ARTSA committee that this was decided to be an excellent solution. They then fell under the care of Cape Town 9 who acted as sponsor Table.Since then the Table has seen its ups and downs in membership (with current members at 14) but has never lost its spirit and in that lies its strength. Windhoek 34 has been responsible for some special projects over the years. Starting with the initial projects be-ing “Prisoner’s Rehabilitation” and “Children’s Home”. Most memorable was those first “Pubnightes” being held in the Cohen Hall (near the Polytechnic) when the Tablers and ladies had to sing live with or with-out a microphone and the audience was provided with peanuts to stimulate those singers who were false to get in tune.Rednose Day, the first area project to break the quarter million dollars mark in funds raised was a Windhoek 34 inspired project from the mid 90’s. In the mid 2000’s it was the very successful “Day at the Races” followed by “Black Bra” which won the area trophy for “Project of the year 2010”. Service to the community while enjoying fellowship has always been a hallmark of Windhoek 34 Tabling and this tradition will surely carry on into the future.At the same time Windhoek 34 has contributed significantly to Tabling in the area and at ARTSA level. 34 has delivered numerous Area Chairman and other ARTSA office bearers and can be very proud of the three ARTSA Presidents who come from the table namely John Kirkpatrick (1962), Peter Bottger (1977) and Danie Greeff (2008). John Kirkpatrick continued to progress to Chairman of World Council. Not only has the table provided leaders. It can be really proud of the Fishing Boogie which now going into its 25th year is surely one of the longest running non-stop projects in the Tabling world. And with the latest Boogie carrying on the great tradition it is likely to continue even when there are no more fish to catch, because fellowship is fellowship.May the spirit of Windhoek 34 continue to be strong and deliver young men who make a difference to their community. (Any errors in the above can be blamed on old age and a fading memory) Yours in Table

Koos du Toit Chairman 1995

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Projects done by your Table for September, October and November - With Pictures  I helped Brian Rossouw with his R10.00 project. This project was to benefit families and feeding schemes in the local area to assist with food and necessities. Photos attached 2. Article of yourself with a photo of yourself answering the following questions  What Portfolio are you in currently? No profile – Sabie Tube Race 2021 convener  Which Table do you represent? White River 64  What Portfolio have held in your Table Career that taught you the most ? Clubhouse convener  In your opinion, what is the most important aspect of Round Table and Why? Fellowship and giving back to others. Nothing better than brothers standing together for the greater good.  What do you aim to achieve in ROund Table? To achieve a a better understanding of the need and suffering of the people and community in and around our table. TO assist these needy people with what we have to give.  Your best/funny/heartwarming memory of Round Table. All the charitable things we have done, from giving food to people that have not eaten in 3 days, to just helping the local old age home on National Braai day. 3. Why would you recommend Round Table to anyone you know? Because it is the best way to meet single minded men that want to do good. The best way to do good on a big scale. 4. Tell us one of the best stories you know of Round Table AGM's that you know in crippling detail. Our 2018 AGM. Lets just say red Zappa and a feminine hygiene product!!! 5. What Traditions do you know of in Round Table and which one is the Tradition you hope will carry on for generations to come? The Sargent at arms tradition 6. What have you learned as the DO's and DON'T 's in Round Table? Don’t get mad at meetings if you don’t get your way. Know you constitution, support your brothers. More people less work. 7. What was the BEST ARTSA for you and why? N/a 8. If you could choose to be a part of any Table in SA, which one would it be and why? White River 64. Family is family 9. Have you traveled internationally for Table? Where and tell us more about all of your experiences. N/a 10. What event in Round Table World stands out for you the most and why? 11. Tell us more about how events, handouts, give away, meetings and fellowship happens in your Table? We do it as a table. We try and support each other, as well as try and support their families by doing events together, getting together gor give ways and trying to be at every meeting. Fellowship is always a beer away. 12. Tell us how the first Physical Meeting after lockdown went. Let’s just say when the casts not home the mouse will play! Pinado!!!

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On Saturday the 14th of November the RT276 team got together, packed the bakkies and drove out to one of Yzerfontein event place called Yzervark. We participated in a potjiekos competition to promote and support the CANSA foundation and to get the Rondel out there. It was a great day filled with laughter, joy and a lot of fellowship. A total of R17 00.00 was raised by auctioning of a “Large Potjie� that was given to the CANSA foundation. Well done to everyone involved, it was a great success Yours in Table Cois van der Merwe

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For the past fifteen years Villiersdorp Round Table 227 has been working in close association with the Western Province Blood Transfusion Service to help create blood donating awareness amongst the community and to increase the number of donors. We have been the recipients of the Delaray Trophy (awarded for remarkable service to the community in this field), and this year we have hosted over ten of these drives for the WPBTS. We also have an initiative where any donor can pledge their pint of blood to a school of their choice, and Villiersdorp Round Table will fit the bill for this and donate a monetary amount to the various schools that are nominated. So as to try and get matric pupils and the staff at those schools to donate as well. We look forward to hosting the last one in December in our town. Feel free to follow and join us on Facebook: ‘Villiersdorp Round Table 227’ Written by Mel Elliott

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According to the Namibian Blood Transfusion Services apparently only 0.8% of the Namibian population donates blood. That works out to approximately 20500 people. Walvis Bay 36 is proud to be part of that small group. November was the fifth time this year when we were able to donate blood and the timing could not have been better as NAMBTS had been sending out notices that they were running critically short on supply. Every donation of blood has the potential to save or improve the life of up to three people. What better reason is there to donate blood than that? Unfortunately, some of our regulars were unable to donate due to health issues as well as some of them getting new tattoos, but they will all be looking forward to doing their part again next year. Blood donations: Martin Degele (Tabler) Jacques Lottering (Tabler) Altus Viljoen (41’er) Eugene Wolff (Pipeliner)

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In these difficult times, it's an honour to be able to spread some joy among the disadvantaged community of Middelburg. Round Table 126 and Middelburg, Twizza came together for a project that definitely managed to give a reprieve from the monotony of lockdown. Round table 126 delivered 3000 2L cold drinks to the community which included Wonderhoek Children's Home, Health Corner Rehab Centre, Koppies Straat Housing Project and Bathesda House of Hope. We as Round Table Middelburg 126 would like to thank Twizza for their generous donation and we are looking forward to next project with them. #impactfulchange #Twizza #roundtablempumalanga #RTSA #middelburg126

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