Offering a blend of traditional and modern, based at the Riviera Conference Centre Torquay. The opportunities are endless so join us for a weekend of: Fellowship, Entertainment, Motivation, Engagement, Education. And most of all FUN!
Motivational speakers include: –
Gloria Barnett, Marine Biologist. talking about the wonders of the Oceans, has also addressed several Rotary Conferences. She will be talking about the challenges the oceans are facing because of climate change.
Lydia Slack. The daughter of a Derbyshire hill farmer she gives a very amusing slant on growing up in that environment. Currently doing post graduate studies at Oxford.
Helen Rees, probably better known as Helen Young, BBC TV weather presenter and ultimately Head of this service. about climate change and global warming.
Aldo Crisci, Founder of the Clink Charity, a novel approach to prisoner rehabilitation. The Clink has several restaurants open to the public which are inside the prison and run by the prisoners. They encourage prisoners to take NVQ’s and then help them find jobs on their release. Their success is evident by the low rate of reoffending post release.
Plus, Simon Weston in his honorary role as president of Debra Simon takes the opportunity to convey his story to inspire, motivate and encourage those, who like him, want to move on to the next goal. Whatever it may be! Simon believes that only obstacles created by yourself will limit you reaching your desired targets and successes in life.
The Showcase Exhibition Highlighting the work we do on a local, national and international level, and will offer ideas that promote opportunities to engage with the public potential Rotarian’s and volunteers. Exhibitors include: –
Child Aid Lanka,
Children in Need,
Global Sight Solutions
Purple Community Fund,
Zanzibar Schools Project,
Eva Rose Trust,
A W Matthews Ltd,
Rotary Shoebox Scheme,
Days for Girls,
The Medaille Trust,
The Children’s Society,
Saturday evening allows us time with our Rotary family to build on friendships new and old. After Dinner entertainment will be provided by Mike Osmond, impressionist and entertainer. followed by music and dancing with John Brewer Sound Disco. We will also be joined by fellow Rotarians from District 1175.
So why not take Can this opportunity to book your place at this year’s D1145 Showcase