GALA EVENING

SATURDAY 18. 5. 2019 at 19:00

Price: 60 € / the National Bank daily exchange rate will be used if payment is in another currency

ŽOFÍN, all halls, Slovanský Island, Prague 1

This gala evening is for all participants of the District Conference, not just Rotarians.

ŽOFÍN – MAIN HALL

Welcome by District Governor Zdeňek Michálek.

20 YEARS of the re-established Czech Slovak Rotary District through the eyes and memories of those who witnessed the development

Greetings fromozdra Tomas Watzenböck Past District Governor of Upper Austrian Rotary District 1920, who in 1999, handed over the responsibility for Czech and Slovak Rotary Clubs into the care of our first District 2240 Governor Dobroslav Zeman.

A ‚thank you‘ to Rotary from representatives of 3 organisations for the many years of support and work together.

Significant Awards will be presented by Rotary International President’s Representative John Germ and District Governor Zdeňek Michálek

Message from Rotary International President, Barry Rassin, from his Representative, John Germ.

Gala Dinner

Musical interlude by students from the Jan Dejl Conservatory and Secondary School which focuses on musical education for the visually impaired. Prague Rotary Clubs provide long term support for this school in a variety of ways

Symbolic ‚hand over‘ from the present District Governor Zdeňek Michálek (RC Ostrava) to his successor Ilja Chocholouš (RC Praha City)

Greetings from MoraviaHanačky and Hanáci will perform with the dance band "Moravská beseda" under the direction of Jan Krejčí from RC Olomouc.

Music for dancing and listening by orchestra BIGBAND PLUS of Grammar & Music School, Prague, ZUŠ, whose students have been sent out for many years by Czech and Slovak Rotary Clubs to Summer Music Schools in San Diego, organised by local Rotarians.

BONI PUERI – the famous boy choir, supported by RC Hradec Králové for many years, will officially close the evening.

Midnight surprise


 

AFTER THE END OF THE OFFICIAL EVENING PROGRAMME, THE FOLLOWING WILL BE TAKING PLACE:

ŽOFÍN – MAIN HALL
Music for dancing and listening - orchestra BIGBAND PLUS of Grammar & Music School, Prague, ZUŠ, whose students have been sent out for many years by Czech and Slovak Rotary Clubs to Summer Music Schools in San Diego, organised by local Rotarians.

ŽOFÍN – SMALL HALL
Evening with DJ Vickraj Kistamah, an Englishman living in Prague since 2013, whom many know from the Music Club Prague Pub Crawl.

ŽOFÍN – KNIGHT’S HALL
Folklore music group JAVOŘINA from Rožnov pod Radhoštěm, Moravia, will play whilst you drink excellent Moravian wine and snacks.

THE GALA EVENING ENDS ON SUNDAY 19TH MAY, 2019 AT 2.00AM

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Photo: Greta Blumajerová - www.tagreta.com

Photo: Greta Blumajerová - www.tagreta.com