Rotarians are strongly encouraged to attend the fantastic one-day district conference on May 28. There is also an opportunity to attend just the keynote address and cocktail hour, where speaker Neil Dunsmore's book sales will benefit The Grove Youth Wellness Hubs.
As you know the up and coming 7080 District Conference - TOGETHER- will be held just down the road at Bingemans on Saturday May 28th from 9am to 5pm. There is a fabulous program planned with highlights featuring:
  • Dr “Bowtie” Jenkins reflecting on why Diversity and Equity are not enough without Inclusion
  • The Making Box from Guelph will host a fun-filled improvisation session helping us unlock the magical power of team!
  • Community mental health champion Neil Dunsmore will share excerpts from "Reflections in a Ripple", the story of his journey on foot from Elora to Ottawa.
  • Not to mention amazing food and fellowship throughout the day
Tickets are still available for the whole day event at
For those who are unable to commit to join for the full program, but would still like to participate and attend part of it, $25 tickets for Neil’s keynote followed by a networking cocktail hour can be purchased from
  • 3pm-4pm Keynote
  • 4-5pm Cocktail hour
Ticket proceeds will go to the District Conference. 
Neil will be selling his book with all proceeds from sales on that day benefitting The Grove Youth Wellness Hubs. 
Speaking Out for Mental Health
Neil Dunsmore is a published local author, award-winning Toastmaster, and Paul Harris Fellow. Join us as he shares excerpts from "Reflections in a Ripple", the story of his journey on foot from Elora to Ottawa. Be prepared to laugh and cry as Neil reflects on the challenges and life changing learnings from his incredible trek.