Greg resigned last year because his work commitments don't allow him much free time, but he promised to carry on helping out with the New Dawn Golf Day, a promise he has kept.
Between Greg and Mike MacDonald they reported that we more or less have 23 4-balls (92 players) in the bag (pun intended). There is also a possibility of even more players joining in.
|Partners in crime ... Mike MacDonald and Greg Smith are spearheading the Golf Day|
The list of hole sponsorships is also growing while PDG Jankees Sligcher and his company, Pas Reform, are sponsoring the Halfway House to the tune of R5000.
Greg says he'll once again organise goodie bags to welcome the players and help with the allocation of prizes on the day.
|The Parkview Golf Course sets the scene for the Golf Day|
The shiny new wheelbarrow for the Barrow of Booze, first prize in the raffle, has been bought and awaits contributions from members. Although we already have a fair amount of bottles, the barrow needs to be full to overflowing, so please bring your contributions.
|Go Bokke! The team supporting the Springboks at Giles last Friday. We were joined by Debby Nagy and an old friend of the club, Anke McSweeney, on her way to visit her children and grandchildren in Australia|
It's safe to say that Italy might have given the world pasta, pizza, Lamborghinis and Ferraris, but certainly not rugby expertise as the Boks slaughtered them. A good time was had by all.
|Karlien Kruger and Carl Chemaly at the meeting|
Members are welcome to invite friends and family and anyone else who they believe might want to get involved.
|Advocate Mothusi Tsineng|
And speaking of Italian food, don't forget the pizza evening next Wednesday (16 October) at the home of Hannes and Katya Dressler in Parktown West. Joan has sent out the invitation, so please reply and pay up as soon as possible.
|Samantha Deverneuil and Stella Dees brought a touch of youth to the meeting last week|
Those people who want to help at Winex, please remember to give your name and times that you can help, to LindaVink.
We're still looking for someone to arrange a table at the Rotary Club of Johannesburg Quizz Night on Friday, 25 October. Linda has the details, which were also published in the blog of 16 September.
A Thought for the Week: To begin, begin. - William Wordsworth (1770 - 1850)