Wed Jan 16 Luncheon - Update on River Rock Casino Resort by Chuck Keeling 

Chuck Keeling is the Vice President, Stakeholder Relations and Responsible Gaming, at the Great  Canadian Gaming Corp.

He oversees the company’s relations with government, communities, charities, and the media, as well as oversee the company’s responsible gambling programs. He sits on multiple non-profit boards.

Chuck literally grew up in the horse racing/gaming industry. His family and outside partners owned several race tracks. Read more...  

Hilton Vancouver Airport 
12:15 to 1:30 pm
5911 Minoru Blvd (map)
Three Weeks away from Chinese New Year Dinner!
Dinner Tickets - Members, please report your ticket sales and submit cheques to Jacqueline as soon as possible, we have 27 tables reserved and how many are sold???
Silent and Live Auction Items -  Members, Ex-members and friends, we are seeking items and services donations for the auction, Please contact Dean, Bill Lau or Becky. Thank you 
Gateway Theatre
Gateway Theatre is a non for profit organization that provides creative theatrical entertainment and training in the City of Richmond.  They feature about 6 performances during the year, which are enjoyed by the local community.  Whilst they do charge for their performances, they do depend on sponsorships, donations and support from the City.   Our guest speakers today were Elizabeth Ho, Development Manager and Ruth McIntosh, Education Manager, who presented a brief background on the Gateway Theatre as well as an introduction to the various programmes and services they provide. Find out more....
The Rotary Club of Richmond has used the Gateway for various fundraisers and has also contributed to the Gateway Academy for the purpose of training youth in theatre and theatre production. 
Visitors today were Assistant Governor Wayne Connorton and David Li Rong. David is Investment Advisor for GF Securities Co. Ltd. He wants to find out what Rotary does and also introduce Rotary to his clients. We love to see more of him in the future. 
Nice to see Claudette and Chris at the luncheon, Dalphne, Cindy, Ibrahim are currently away, best wishes to Eva, get better and see you soon. For the members who are busy at work and cannot make it to the meeting regularly, we miss you and love to see you soon. 
Upcoming Events
Wed Luncheon - Chuck Keeling
Hilton Vancouver Airport
Jan 16, 2019
12:15 PM – 1:30 PM
Jan Board Meeting
Youneed/uKnead Massage Chair
Jan 16, 2019
6:30 PM – 8:30 PM
Wed Luncheon - Dragon Dancing by Ken Low
Hilton Vancouver Airport
Jan 23, 2019
12:15 PM – 1:30 PM
Wed Luncheon - Charmaine Hammond
Hilton Vancouver Airport
Jan 30, 2019
12:15 PM – 1:30 PM
Chinese New Year Dinner
Continental Seafood Restaurant
Feb 02, 2019
6:00 PM – 9:30 PM
Russell Hampton
National Awards Services Inc.

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