The Quirky Traveller

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Zoe Dawes

The speaker on the Monday 8th August lunchtime meeting was Zoe Dawes aka 'The Quirky Traveller' who gave an enlightening talk entitled 'Travel Writing Tips'. In this she outlined how to become involved in creative writing with particular reference to travel.

My Job - Celia Cartwright

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Celia CartwrightThe speaker at the Rotary Club of Kendal on 1st August was Celia Cartwright, one of our newest members, who gave her 'My Job' talk.

Celia who is currently the Minister of the Unitarian Chapel in Kendal, outlined her life from when she was born in Lancashire, "at an early age" in her own words, up to the present day.

The Rotary Convention 2011 in New Orleans

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New Orleans logoOn 18 July club member Roger Siddle spoke of his visit to the 102nd Convention of Rotary International held in New Orleans. Mention was made of the effects of Hurricane Katrina when in August 2005,80% of New Orleans was flooded with some parts under 15ft of water. It was ironic that at the time of the Convention in May 2011, New Orleans was again experiencing flooding.