FOCUS - APRIL 2018 15 GRAND OPENING WEEK 10-20% OFF SPECIALS March 31 & April 1st 183 Queen Street, Port Perry furniture * ladies & men’s apparel * shoes * western boots There’s still lots of time to support the Rotary Club of Port Perry and help make the Spring Gala a success! The event will be held at the Royal Ashburn Golf and Country Club on April 21. The evening will feature excellent raffles, including a custom-made piece offered once again by Dana’s Gold-smithing. The club is grateful to Dana Smith for her unwavering commitment to the club and the community. A fantastic array of Live Auction experiences will be offered including a custom flight with Brad Martyn to Ottawa, landing at the Rockcliff Flying Club and a visit to the Canada Aviation and Space Museum; a VIA Rail package to Quebec City with a 2 night stay at the Chateau Frontenac sponsored by VIA, Fairmont Hotels and Marlin Travel Port Perry; a 5 day stay at a Haliburton Highlands 9 bedroom cottage; a catered Prime Rib dinner for 8, and an Outdoor Pizza Oven. How about a mixed quarter of naturally raised Willowtree Farm beef and spending a half day with their seasoned butcher and learning eve- rything you wanted to know about meats, butchery, and sausage mak- ing! Ever dreamt of a 2” thick Ribeye steak? Custom cut yours during this unforgettable experience! There’s a Toronto Condo package offering a 3-night stay at a centrally located condo, gift certificate to the Elmwood Spa and gift certificates to nearby Barberian’s Steak House and an upscale Italian Bistro – Frascati’s. Also in the Live Auction - sum- mer’s coming! Create your very own backyard oasis with the simple ele- gance of an Acadia Gazebo, spacious enough for a dining or bistro set or your favourite chairs and chaises. Generously donated by Canadian Tire Port Perry, this item is made of pow- der-coated, rust-resistant steel with a black and gold finish. All money raised goes to continue Rotary’s support of international projects including building schools, drilling wells, providing shelter boxes for disaster relief and most signifi- cantly, vaccinating to eliminate polio worldwide. Locally, the club has committed $150,000 to the Oak Ridges Hospice of Durham, hosts an annual Christmas Dinner for seniors, provides educational bursa- ries, promotes literacy and breakfast programsinlocalschools,participates in the Rotary International Student Exchange Program, works with other local service clubs through Partners in Service to provide financial sup- port for Durham residents in need and supports Camp Scugog – an outdoor camping experience for chil- dren, youth and mothers affected by poverty and other barriers. How can you help? Tickets are $125 and can be ob- tained by contacting Arch Evans, 905- 982-1082 or or any member of the Rotary Club of Port Perry. If you wish to make a monetary donation or offer something for the Silent Auction, please contact Joanne Fowler at 905-985-8908 or jfowler@ The club gratefully acknowledges the support of all donors noted above and all the other generous individuals and businesses that have supported the club to make the Spring Gala an annual success. Rotary Club of Port Perry