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In This Issue
Announcements
Book Of The Week
Guests & Visitors
Officers of the Club
President's Corner
Speaker's Corner
'Round the Room'
The Four-Way Test:

 

In everything that we think, say or do:  

 

Is it the TRUTH?

  

Is it FAIR to all concerned?

  

Will it build GOODWILL and BETTER FRIENDSHIPS?


Will it be BENEFICIAL to all concerned?

 


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Announcements

 

Mark Your Calendars:

 

Upcoming Speakers and Events

 

July 22nd:  Michael Oki, President, Atlanta Silverbacks

 

July 29th:  
District Governor Margie Kersey comes to Decatur!

 

August 4th:  
First Thursday Socials continue at Parkers on Ponce 5:30-7:00 PM
Members are encouraged to bring prospective Rotarians.  Food and first drink will be covered by the club!

 

August 5th:  Dr. Rosenberg, Task Force Global Health

 

August 6th:  Rotary Foundation Seminar in Columbus, GA (Registration is open on District Website)

 

October 15th:  SAVE THE DATE!!!  Decatur Rotary Foundation fundraiser to be held at the Greek Church on Clairmont.  Entertainment will be a roast of our member, John Adams, Jr.
The State has been set for the 2011-2012 Decatur Rotary Year!  

If you need to know who the club leadership is, please visit our website: www.decatur-rotary.org. for a complete listing of Directors and Committee Chairs.  


Decatur Rotary is now on Facebook.  Check out the page for updates and become a fan. View the Decatur Rotary Facebook Page here.

Decatur Rotary is now onl LinkedIn. Check our page for updates and to join our group. View the Decatur Rotary LinkedIn Group here. 
 
NEW!!
Link to the most recent District 6900 Newsletter:
District Newsletter
Book Of
The Week
 
Reading With The Stars
by Leonard Kniffel

 

Invocation 

 

David Hughes

 

    

Guests

 

Ernie Barnes, Guest of

John Robinson

 

Natalie Stephenson, Guest of J. Tom Morgan

 

Dan Ciarametart, Guest of John Drake 

 

Visiting Rotarians

 

Trace Haythorn from the Atlanta Club

 

Matt Hoofs from the Midtown Club

 

 

  

Officers of the Decatur Rotary Club:

 

President:
Jason Conn

President-Elect:
Eric Norwood

Past President:
C.J. Becker
 
Secretary:
David Hughes

Treasurer:
John Bennett

Sergeant-at-Arms: Bedros Sharian III

District Governor:
Margie Kersey

July 15, 2011 Meeting

Please note that we're now including the meeting announcements along with the weekly newsletter.  If you have anything you would like to include in the directory, please e-mail Brock Peyer at brock.peyer@lionbank.com

 

Brock Peyer

Bulletin Committee Chair

 President's Corner
 
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President Jason Calls the meeting to order.  
 

Speaker's Corner

 

Speaker David Faulds,  

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Betty Willis introduced our speaker,  David Faulds, MARBL Curator (Manuscripts, Archives, and Rare Books Library), Emory University.

Originally from Scotland, he has been at Emory 10 yrs, has worked at Oxford and Yale, and he is a Librarian specializing in Rare Books

 

Our Emory Library is a World leader in having rare materials digitalized

 

MARBL's collections include:
1.  A Military collection
2.  African American History and Culture
3.  Southern history & Literature and Confederate Imprints
4.  19th Century British Literature

 

It is an internationally renown library.

 

Currently there is little internet access to the collection - small amounts due to copyright laws.

 

 

 

 

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The meeting was adjourned.

 

Reporter - Brock Peyer

Photographers - Mark Hastings and Mark Burnette

 

 

 

Sincerely,

The Rotary Bulletin Committee
Decatur Rotary Club
 
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