Geoff’s 1-day Wonder

Geoff’s 1-day Wonder

Hello, so we do have another 3 weeks of lock-down, not unexpected, but still a very sobering prospect. But, first of all, on a lighter note, here is a picture of a Cactus in Geoff Moore’s garden which flowered on Friday last. Stunning, but by the time you read this...
Rotary Club Mallorca North East International

Rotary Club Mallorca North East International

The Rotary Club Calvía International is the Sponsor Club for the new Rotary Club Mallorca North East International, (Note the new name). This club is enjoying a very long gestation, for several reasons, but I believe that in the end, the new club will be stronger for...
Things Could Be Worse!

Things Could Be Worse!

By Geoff Moore In the catchment area of the new Rotary Club currently being formed, and sponsored by the Rotary Club Calvía International.In Son Servera, at the end of January 2020, the fiestas for Sant Ignasi commemorated the 200th anniversary of the plague that...
What do Rotarians do when they are not Rotarian-ing?

What do Rotarians do when they are not Rotarian-ing?

In Majorca, the answer seems to be “more of the same”. At least as far as some members of Rotary Club Calvia International is concerned. Here are some members of the Club at an impromptu Birthday Lunch for Rotarian Jan Siegl in Portals. Our President Ralf Jansen,...
A South American Adventure

A South American Adventure

Some weeks ago, intrepid traveller Kathy Simmonds, set off on a holiday in South America. First of all in Chile and then an Arctic cruise to South Georgia in the Falklands, flying to and from Santiago in Chile. First of all, on arrival, due to civil unrest and riots...
Dem bones, dem bones…

Dem bones, dem bones…

On the 13th of November, the club held its second meeting at the winter venue Antica Roma, Sta. Ponsa. Present: Rotarians, Gerdi Edstadtler, Ingvar Bedrot, Kate Mentink, Mike Knight, Peter de Pradines, Ralf Jansen, Ulla Jansen, Saskia Porta. Visitors; Johnny Hermann,...