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School Students Benefit from New Tables

School Students Benefit from New Tables

Earlier this year the Rotary Club of Bishopdale Burnside through its Charitable Trust were able to assist Bishopdale Primary School. We were able to partly fund the purchase of two additional outside tables for the students to sit at during their morning, lunch and...

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On the Move – Again Back to Quality Hotel Elms

On the Move – Again Back to Quality Hotel Elms

From Monday 16th May 2022 our Club Meetings will once again be held at the Quality Hotel Elms, 456 Papanui Road, Papanui, Christchurch on Monday nights. With a focus on helping in our community, the Rotary Club of Bishopdale Burnside has been serving Bishopdale...

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BOOKarama 2022 Rescheduled to July 2022

Due to the on-going uncertainties around the current COVID19 pandemic and the restrictions for events currently in place, with no planned dates for these to be lifted, our BOOKarama organising team this week made the decision to postpone our planned event at the end...

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Rotary Interplast: Do Our Programmes Work?

Rotary Interplast: Do Our Programmes Work?

Since 1983, Interplast and Rotary have been repairing bodies and rebuilding lives across the Asia Pacific region  As a direct result of support from Rotary clubs and individual Rotarians, before the pandemic Interplast:  Worked in 17 countries across the Asia Pacific...

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Back to School with Rotary

Back to School with Rotary

Most of us know the benefits of Education in this day and age. But what happens when death, sickness, family break up or economic hardship cause difficulty for young people and their caregivers to meet the costs of their education. One man, the late Sir John McKenzie...

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Hands on with Christchurch Foodbank

Hands on with Christchurch Foodbank

Once a month a small team of members, honorary members and partners assist at Foodbank Canterbury. Foodbank Canterbury is a  food rescue organisation with a singular mission in mind: to fight hunger, feed hope and reduce food waste. As you know Covid, increased...

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New Venue from November 15 2021

New Venue from November 15 2021

From Monday 15th November 2021 due to the Elms Quality Hotel becoming a COVID MIQ facility our Club will now be meeting just down the road at the Heartland Hotel Cotswold. The Heartland Hotel Cotswold is recognised for its dististinctive Tudor style architecture and...

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Big shout out to those businesses that are supporting our BOOKarama 2022 by hosting our collection bins on their premises. Many of the staff assist our team of volunteers who are collecting books sometimes 2 or 3 times a day by advising when bins are full, carefully stacking donated books, records, dvd's, cd's or jigsaws into trolleys or boxes awaiting their collection. In addition they will bring inside at the end of the day and likewise shift the collections bins to their location.We are still seeking good quality items and our collection bins will be onsite until the 30th of June so still time to clean out the bookshelf and drop off your items.Remember our BOOKarama event is the 8th-10th July 2022 at the YMCA Recreation Centre at Bishopdale Mall. Opens 10am daily For locations of our collection bins go to bishopdale-burnside-rotary.com/bookarama-2022/ ... See MoreSee Less

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If you are in the square over the next few days why not check out the 100 years of Rotary in New Zealand display currently on at the Central Library - TūrangaThe R100 Banners, along with some extra ones showcasing significant projects in Christchurch, are on display at Turanga Chch Central Library. One Rotarian who visited said" I was amazed to learn so much more about Rotary and the great projects we have undertaken in NZ." The response has been terrific and the staff at the Library are delighted to see people taking the time to read the 15 banners. If you are in Christchurch go along and take a moment. The exhibition is on until the 24th June. You might learn something too !#Rotary #ServeToChangeLives #ImagineRotary #PeopleOfAction ... See MoreSee Less

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