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Rally 2009
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Hosted by:
Limerick 922 Probus Club
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Chair of organizing committee:
Aidan O'Connell,
Tel:   (+353) (0)61 336 958 (home office)
         (+353) (0)86 386 6350 (mobile)

Limerick 922 Probus Club

May 20th - 21st, 2009

Radisson SAS Hotel & Spa,
Ennis Road,
Hotel Web Site
Wednesday May 20th - Network Evening
  • From 4.00pm - Registration in Main Lobby, Radisson SAS Hotel
  • 7.30pm - Network Buffet Dinner in the Ryan Room, Radisson SAS Hotel
  • 10.00pm - Musical Evening in the Ryan Room featuring
    • The Limerick Gospel Choir
    • The McCormack Singers
    • Informal Music from George Mulcahy
Thursday May 21st - Conference & Conference lunch
  • From 9.00am - Registration in Main Lobby, Radisson SAS Hotel, with moring tea/coffee and scones in the Ryan Room
  • 10.45am - Accompanying persons coach tours
  • 11.45am - Formal Assembly in the Ryan Room, Radisson SAS Hotel
  • 12 noon - Welcome by Mr Bobby Byrne, President of Limerick 922 Probus Club, Welcome by the Deputy Mayor of Limerick, Cllr Maria Byrne
  • 12.15pm - Address by the Guest Speaker - Dr Roger Downer, Emeritus President, University of Limerick
    The delegates gave Dr Downer a standing ovation at the conclusion of his address.
  • 1.00pm - Lunch
  • 2.30pm - Rally Business
    • Report on 2008 PROBUS Rally held in Kilkenny -
      Pat Nolan, Kilkenny Probus Club
    • Presentation of the Edwin A. Dunlop Perpetual Cup -
      by Past District Governor Rotarian Edwin Dunlop, for the Probus Club with the best attendance combined with distance travelled to the Rally. This was won for the second year running by Portadown Probus Club.
    • Reports by the Rotary District Probus Liaison Officers -
      North: Rotarian Mary Sinnamon - Past Pres Rotary Club of Carrickfergus
      South: Rotarian Paul Hillis - Past Pres Rotary Club of Dublin Viking
    • Invitation to the 2010 Rally to be held in Ballymena -
      Mr Maurice Livingstone, Ballymena Probus Club
      The Rally will be hosted by all four Probus Clubs in Ballymena
    • Probus Information Centre UK -
      Louise Harper & Michele Ford
    • Address by Rotary District Governor Paul Hutchinson
    • Vote of thanks and conclusion of the Rally Business 4.00pm