MINUTES OF  MEETING:  Tuesday, July 19, 2022

                                          Editor:  Ted Morrison

Meeting Called to Order at 6:31 PM: by President Robbie Larocque.

Land Acknowledgement:

We respectfully acknowledge that we are hosting this Rotary Club of Oshawa-Parkwood meeting from land within the jurisdiction of Williams Treaties and on the traditional territory of the Mississaugas of Scugog Island First Nations, the Anishnaabe, the Chippewa, the Haudenosaunee and the Wendat peoples. This acknowledgement reminds us of our responsibilities to our relationships and the ancestral lands on which we learn, share and live.


Rotary Grace:  Linda Porritt

Toast to the Queen   David Andrews             Toast to Canada   David Andrews

 Visiting Rotarians and Guests:

Chuck Taylor, Past President Rotary Club of Uxbridge  



Since this is our first meeting back , here are just a few of our Many “Happy’s”. Our very best wishes:

Happy Birthday to Linda Porritt – July 17 and to Esther Trotter on July 25

Happy Anniversary to Robert & Caroline Kipling  - July 8 and on July 11 to Florin & Roxanne Popa and on July 11 to Colin and Elizabeth Carrie.


SGT AT ARMS:             Bob Koski

ACE OF SPADES:       Linda Porritt – did not draw the Ace of Spades

Happy Bucks:

Linda Porritt

Ted Morrison

David Penney

Bob Koski

Robert Kipling

Robbie Larocque

David Andrews

Leon Efraim


Ted Morrison announced that in the August issue of the Rotarian magazine on page 20 there is a very good one-page article on the Foundation. Everyone should read it

President Robbie:

Committee Lists being passed around. Please sign up for at least 3 committees per member. It sure helps everyone keep the work load spread among all of us.

Aug 13 – Inter Club Social  - Blue Jays Game - Join The Rotary Club of Courtice for some Inter Club fun taking in the Saturday August 13th Toronto Blue Jays vs Cleveland Guardians, 3:07 PM game.  Ticket cost is $65 per person and includes round trip bus transportation and 1 ticket in Sections 204-205 rows 4 through 8. We will be offering bus pick up from the Courtice Community Complex at 2950 Courtice Road and another pick up at the Chuck E Cheese Parking lot in Whitby, departing from Courtice at 12:30pm sharp and Whitby at 12:45pm sharp.  Please note that this is a Vladdy Victory Bobblehead Giveaway Game for the first 15000 to enter the building.  The return buses will depart the Rogers Centre at 6:15pm sharp and return you to your original pick up location. We are offering this to Rotarians and family first then we will open it up if we have extra tickets.  Don't delay sign up today!  REGISTER HERE: https://portal.clubrunner.ca/1131/Event/blue-jays-baseball-inter-club-social