This coming Tuesday, October 15th will be the last day to purchase tickets for the Rotary and Rotaract October 18th 50’s rock and roll dinner and dance, featuring “Freddy Vette and the Flames”. This well-known Ontario group last performed in North Bay at the Capitol Centre in November of 2008. There will be spot dances and prizes for those who come in their 50’s getup. The function is taking place at the North Bay Best Western, starting at 6:00 pm.
The evening includes honouring 2 local citizens – Chief Paul Cook and Andrew Hazlewood, Nipissing Parry Sound Catholic School Board – with a Paul Harris Fellow (PHF) from The Rotary Foundation, for their outstanding service and dedication in the community and abroad. The PHF award is the highest honour a Rotary club can bestow on an individual.
The Rotaract Club of North Bay-Nipissing, will also be presenting their “Honourary Rotaractor” award for 2013-2014 to Jacques Lacourse, Clarion Resort Pinewood Park, for his active role as a liaison with their club.
Tickets are $75 each or 2 for $140 and may be purchased by contacting the Rotary club at firstname.lastname@example.org or the Rotaract club at email@example.com. Additional information can be found at www.rotaryclubofnorthbay.org or www.rotarctnbn.com.
The Rotary Foundation, established in 1917, is a not-for-profit corporation of Rotary International, and is supported solely by voluntary contributions from Rotarians and friends of the Foundation who share its vision for a better world. For more information visit – www.rotary.org.