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Rotary Club of Bathurst Travel Draw results for October 2020

1) Trip to Times Square, New York City, $3,400 + $500, Winner- Michelle Haché, Petit Rocher
2) $500 Winner- Clinton Jagoe, Clifton
3) $244 Winner- Monique & Don Lafolley, Bathurst
4) $125 Gift certificate Captain’s Cabin, Winner – Dr. J.F. Goulard, Bathurst
5) $100 Gift certificate Cast & Crew Pub & Grill, Winner- Giselle Robichaud, Caraquet
6) $100 Gift certificate Atlantic Host, Winner- Janet Ramsay, Sormany
7) $100 Gift certificate Nectar Restaurant. Winner- Ann McLean, Bathurst
8. $100 Gift certificate Nepisiguit River Co. Winner- Rachel Guidry, Bathurst
9) $100 Gift certificate North Shore Laundry. Winner- Joan & Phillip Roy, South Tetagouche
10) $50 Gift certificate Towers Jewellers. Winner- Nancy & André Arseneau, Bathurst
11) $50 Gift certificate Chicken King & Chinese Restaurant, Winner – Cindy & Lester Sullivan, Janeville
12) $50 Gift certificate Catherine & Co. Winner- Dr. Byron Barnhill, Bathurst
Congratulations to all the winners. As always, all prizes will be sent by mail in the form of a signed voucher.
Please note: Any discrepancy between this posting and the official draw results shall be ruled in favour of the official draw results.

Over $1,000 worth of vegetables from Rotary Garden donated to the Bathurst Food Bank

Our final harvest for the season is complete.
Kudos to our head gardener, Irenée Robichaud (pictured at left, below, with Bob Comeau), for all his efforts.
Our final harvest included 63 pounds of cabbage, 52 pounds of carrots and 44 pounds of turnips.
Overall this season we were able to donate over $1,000 worth of vegetables to the Bathurst Food Bank.
A HUGE thanks to Irenée and all of our volunteers – both ‘Rotarians’ and ‘Friends of Rotary’!

Rotary Club of Bathurst Travel Draw results for September 2020

1) Trip to Las Vegas $2500 + $500, Winner- Alison Smith, Bathurst
2) $500 Winner- Carmel Hickey, Bathurst
3) $244 Winner- Ralph Duguay, Bathurst
4) $125 Gift certificate Captain’s Cabin, Winner – Patrice Godin & Charlene McCaffrey, Beresford
5) $100 Gift certificate Cast & Crew, Winner- Clarence Bastarache, North Tetagouche
6) $100 Gift certificate Atlantic Host, Winner- Dale Branch, Big River
7) $100 Gift certificate Nectar Restaurant. Winner- Francis & Brenda Pitre, Bathurst
8. $100 Gift certificate Nepisiguit River Co. Winner- Jean Fontaine, Bathurst
9) $100 Gift certificate North Shore Laundry. Winner- Terrance Spence, South Tetagouche
10) $50 Gift certificate Towers Jewellers. Winner- Hazen Peters & Monica Doucet, Bathurst
11) $50 Gift certificate Chicken King & Chinese Palace. Winner- Dr. Goulard, Bathurst
12) $50 Gift certificate Catherine & Co. Winner- Michelle Haché, Petit Rocher
Congratulations to all the winners. As always, all prizes will be sent by mail in the form of a signed voucher.
Please note: Any discrepancy between this posting and the official draw results shall be ruled in favour of the official draw results.
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Ribfest returns for Year 4!

It will be different (but then again isn’t everything in 2020!) but Ribfest is back in Bathurst in an all new format!  DETAILS BELOW – including menu and site map:

(LE FRANÇAIS EST CI-DESSOUS) Ce sera différent (grâce à Covid 19!). Mais le Rotary Ribfest est de retour à Bathurst dans un tout nouveau format! DÉTAILS CI-DESSOUS:

Please note photos of ribbers at the grill are from last year’s event.

Veuillez noter que les photos des ribbers au grill proviennent de l’événement de l’année dernière.

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The Rotary Club of Bathurst will be hosting a drive through RibFest on the 25th, 26th and 27th of September 2020.
1. We will have two ribbers this year;
Texas Rangers and,
Crabby BBQ Shack.


2. Open from 11 am to 8 pm on 25 and 26 September, and from 11 am to 6 pm on 27 September.
3. COVID 19 measures will be in place to protect your, and our, health.
4. Vehicles will need to depart the parking lot immediately after purchases are made.
5. The location for the Ribfest will be as in previous years, the parking lot between Harbourview Boulevard and Cunard St, Bathurst.

 


6. Menus for both ribbers are included with this post. It is suggested you decide what you wish to order beforehand. The ribbers will be accepting cash, debit and credit cards. All prices include taxes.


7. As the ribbers are not selling pop or water, Rotarians will be selling these at $2 each. CASH ONLY. Please have your toonies or correct change available so that we can expedite the traffic flow and reduce currency handling.
A traffic flow map has been added.
The Rotary Club of Bathurst wishes to extend a big thank our sponsors from previous years. Our success would not have been possible without your support.
Nouvelles du Ribfest:
1. Nous aurons deux ribbers cette année;
Texas Rangers et,
Crabby BBQ Shack.


2. Ouvert de 11h à 20h les 25 et 26 septembre et de 11h à 18h le 27 septembre.
3. Des mesures COVID 19 seront en place pour protéger votre santé et la nôtre.
4. Les véhicules devront quitter le parking immédiatement après les achats.
5. L’emplacement du Ribfest sera comme les années précédentes, le stationnement entre le boulevard Harbourview et la rue Cunard, à Bathurst.


6. Les menus pour les deux ribbers sont inclus avec ce poste. Il est suggéré que vous décidiez à l’avance de ce que vous souhaitez commander. Les ribbers accepteront l’argent, les cartes de débit et de crédit. Tous les prix incluent les taxes.


7. Comme les ribbers ne vendent pas de boissons gazeuses ou d’eau, les Rotariens les vendront à 2 $ chacun. EN ARGENT SEULEMENT. Veuillez avoir vos toonies ou la monnaie correcte à disposition afin que nous puissions accélérer le flux de trafic et réduire le traitement des devises.
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Le Club Rotary de Bathurst tient à remercier chaleureusement nos commanditaires des années précédentes. Notre succès n’aurait pas été possible sans votre soutien.

Keeping the Tradition Alive

Club President adds name to the list!

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Bathurst Rotary Club President Peter Assaff adds his name to the plaque that lists all the Presidents in the history of the Bathurst Rotary Club.  The list dates back over 80 years and is displayed at the Atlantic Host, where the club meets each week.

An interesting note – Peter joins his brother Keith on the board, as Keith was President of the Rotary Club of Bathurst a little over a decade ago.  Their sister Vicki White is a proud member of the club too – maybe she’ll add her name to the list someday!  All three follow in the footsteps of their Grandfather A.J. (Tony) Assaff, who was a member of the club more than 50 years ago.

It’s Harvest Time!

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Volunteers (Rotarians and Friend’s of Rotary) have been busy harvesting vegetables from the Rotary Club of Bathurst’s Community Garden in Coronation Park.

Thanks to all the volunteers for their hard work this summer.

Especially our ‘Garden Expert’ Irenee.

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What we harvest goes to the Bathurst Volunteer Centre’s Food Bank.

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Bathurst Rotary Club World Travel Draw – August 2020

Rotary Club of Bathurst Travel Draw results for August 2020

1) Trip to Ottawa, Fairmont Le Château Montebello, $3,800 + $500, Winner- Karine LeBlanc, King Ave, Bathurst

2) $500 Winner- Keith DeGrace, Bathurst

3) $244 Winner- Cindy Robbins, Bathurst

4) $125 Gift certificate Captain’s Cabin, Winner – Rod & Jeannine Vienneau, Chamberlain Settlement

5) $100 Gift certificate Cast & Crew, Winner- Linda Vienneau, Beresford

6) $100 Gift certificate Atlantic Host, Winner- Denis Roussel, St. Raphael, NB

7) $100 Gift certificate Nectar Restaurant. Winner- Noel Eustace, Fredericton

8. $100 Gift certificate Nepisiguit River Co. Winner- Jean Guignard, Bathurst

9) $100 Gift certificate North Shore Laundry. Winner- Rita McGrath, Bathurst

10) $50 Gift certificate Towers Jewellers. Winner- Terry Babin, Bathurst

11) $50 Gift certificate Chicken King & Chinese Palace. Winner- Hanson Miller, Salmon Beach

12) $50 Gift certificate Catherine & Co. Winner- Sylvie Aubé, Middle River

Congratulations to all the winners. As always, all prizes will be sent by mail in the form of a signed voucher.

Please note: Any discrepancy between this posting and the official draw results shall be ruled in favour of the official draw results.