Completed meetings and events 2014-2015

Tue 30th June 2015 6:30pm Guest Night (6:30, NOT 7:30 START!)

New born at Mother  of Christ Hospital A report on Rotary projects in Nigeria will be given by the President elect Dr Mark Townsend, who has recently travelled there to assess a joint project. read more...

Sun 28th June 2015 Rotary Walk

This is our second inter club walk. Partly preparing for Nepal, but mainly as a fun day out for all club members read more...

Sun 28th June 2015 Car Boot Sale at Tesco Portland

Helpers required. Hope weather will be better than the last two!

Tue 23rd June 2015 6:30pm Information evening. 7pm start

An open evening and buffet to showcase rotary to a wider audience. An outline of rotary will be made by Keith Barnard-Jones.
Brief presentations on some of our committees
Then Buffet and mix with our guests read more...

Sat 20th June 2015 'Chesil Rocks'.

A charity day at Langton Herring, with various bands playing on the lawn of Mr and Mrs T Warren. All proceeds to go to the Samaritans charity. Our club will help with the car parking.

Tue 16th June 2015 6:30pm Club Assembly

when the plans for the forthcoming year will be revealed. read more...

Sat 13th June 2015 Table top sale

Royal Manor Theatre at Community 2000, Easton. An event to support the Royal Manor theatre

Wed 10th June 2015 'Kids out' to Crealy park.

Annual day out for regional disadvantaged children to go to Crealy park, Devon as a treat from the local Rotary clubs. 48 children from Westfield school will be sponsored by this club.

Tue 9th June 2015 6:30pm Business Meeting

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Tue 2nd June 2015 6:30pm Committees, and Council.

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Sun 31st May 2015 Car boot sale, Tesco's Easton

Fri 29th May 2015 Gardeners' question time

Stratton village hall. An event to support the water projects in Nepal. read more...

Tue 26th May 2015 6:30pm Guest Night

to meet at The Swan, Weymouth for a meal of your choice, then to walk to the 10-pin bowling alley to play two games from 8pm.

Sun 24th May 2015 Club Walk

The first Rotary warm up walk, partly for Nepal, but mostly as a club social event, was a great success. read more...

Sun 24th May 2015 Nepal visit acclimatisation.

The first of a series of walks to get those people due to visit Nepal later in the year, fit and ready for purpose. read more...

Sun 24th May 2015 Club Walk

Portland, Casterbridge, Poundbury and Melcombe Regis were all represented along with the Okhle Village Trust.

From Portland we had Bruce, Carolyn, Rosemary and Peter, Ruth and Clive, Judith and Mark and our long standing friend Celia. Richard Brind cam The first Rotary warm up walk, partly for Nepal, but mostly as a club social event, was a great success. read more...

Tue 19th May 2015 6:30pm Business meeting and AGM

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Fri 15th May 2015 Weymouth rotary ladies night

to be held at The Rembrandt hotel

Tue 12th May 2015 6:30pm 'Job talk' by vice-president Dave, then Council

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Sat 9th May 2015 District Assembly

to be Held at Street; also club table top sale at Community 2000 for Portland town youth football team.

Tue 5th May 2015 6:30pm Committees

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Sat 2nd May 2015 - Mon 4th May 2015 Kite festival

at Weymouth beach read more...

Tue 28th April 2015 7:30pm Guest Night

Guest Night with Speaker Mike Davies JP. Chairman of the Bench. read more...

Sun 26th April 2015 Car boot sale

to be held in Tesco's car park. Setting up of pitches from 09.00

Sat 25th April 2015 Police Officer of the Year Awards

to be held at the Merrick centre, Christchurch road, Boscombe.

Sat 25th April 2015 Coach trip to Bath

for your opportunity to shop, or simply take in the sights for the day.

Thu 23rd April 2015 RIBI President's visit

Athelhampton House. Dinner at the Tudor Hall read more...

Tue 21st April 2015 6:30pm Business Meeting

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Sun 19th April 2015 One voice choir event

'Let there be Peace on Earth'. All Saint's church, Portland Road, Wyke Regis

Tue 14th April 2015 6:30pm speaker followed by Council.

James BISHOP, who we have sponsored in the past as a junior sailor, is coming along to update the club with his progress. read more...

Sat 11th April 2015 Table top sale

at Community 2000. Open to the public at 10.00

Tue 7th April 2015 6:30pm Committees

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Tue 31st March 2015 6:30pm 'Call my Bluff' evening

which member can mislead the others the most? read more...

Tue 24th March 2015 7:30pm Guest Night

with Phil Traves of Duke's auctioneers read more...

Thu 19th March 2015 District Quiz

to be held at Frome Market

Tue 17th March 2015 Business Meeting

The business meeting will be held tonight and the Menu will reflect St Patrick's Day read more...

Sat 14th March 2015 Table Top sale

to be held at Community 2000 hall, Easton

Tue 10th March 2015 6:30pm Gamekeeping talk followed by Council.

Harry WARR will talk about his experiences as a Gamekeeper read more...

Tue 3rd March 2015 6:30pm Committees

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Sat 28th February 2015 Membership seminar

District seminar concerning membership

Tue 24th February 2015 7:30pm Guest Night

Guest Night with Speaker Mats Hansson (Chiropractor) read more...

Fri 20th February 2015 Samaritan's Quiz

to be held at the Willowbed Hall, Chickerell. £6 per head to include ploughman's supper.

Wed 18th February 2015 Friendship cup competition

this year to be darts. read more...

Tue 17th February 2015 6:30pm Business Meeting

Business Meeting read more...

Sat 14th February 2015 Table Top sale

to be held at the Community 2000 hall

Tue 10th February 2015 MEETING CANCELLED

Due to a large group of residents staying at the Aqua hotel, this week's meeting is cancelled. Council will however meet at Queen Anne house at 7.00pm courtesy of Margaret.

Tue 3rd February 2015 6.30pm Committees

Presentation Evening to the winners of the Music and Technology awards followed by Committees read more...

Wed 28th January 2015 Skittles

Next round of the District skittles event is to be held at the Lugger at Chickerell vs Casterbridge read more...

Tue 27th January 2015 7.30pm Guest evening with speakers David Read, and Tony Poole

to speak about the 'Heartworks' project read more...

Sat 24th January 2015 Burns night

celebrations 7 for 7.30pm. To be held at the Jubilee hall, Easton. Tickets £19.50 to include meal.

Tue 20th January 2015 Business Meeting

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Fri 16th January 2015 Visit to the Houses of Parliament

via coach, leaving London late, allowing visitors to enjoy a meal in town and perhaps a show of their choice. read more...

Tue 13th January 2015 Weekly Meeting - Speaker & Council

Our venue liaison officer Margaret Dunlop will tell us about herself, and may dispell some myths !! read more...

Sat 10th January 2015 Soup Supper

Stan & Sarah's Soup Supper read more...

Tue 6th January 2015 Weekly Meeting - Committees

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Tue 30th December 2014 No meeting

Tue 23rd December 2014 No meeting

Mon 22nd December 2014 Santa's sleigh tour

This is a 'standby' evening for Santa and his elves in case one of the other tours are cancelled due to bad weather.

Sun 21st December 2014 Teddy Tombola

Santa and his sleigh will be at Tesco's, Easton. His elves will be running their Teddy Tombola.
From 6pm he will be touring the Underhill areas of Portland, if the weather permits.

Sat 20th December 2014 Children's Christmas Party

to be held at the St George's centre, Reforne

Fri 19th December 2014 Santa's sleigh tour

Weather permitting Santa and his elves will bring their sleigh round to the Grove/Easton/Wakeham areas of Portland this evening

Thu 18th December 2014 Santa's sleigh tour

Weather permitting, Santa will be visiting the Weston/Haylands areas of Portland with some of his Elves for children to visit him and put in their orders.

Wed 17th December 2014 Teddy Tombola

Teddy Tombola at Tesco's Portland.

Tue 16th December 2014 Weekly Meeting - Business Meeting

also to incorporate the SGM to elect future club officers, and to accept the annual accounts read more...

Fri 12th December 2014 Easton Christmas Promise

to be held in the grounds of Community 2000. Santa and his Sleigh will be in attendance

Tue 9th December 2014 Weekly Meeting - Speaker & Council

Mark Townsend will give an update on the Nepal water projects following his recent visit there read more...

Sat 6th December 2014 Christmas Party

to be held this year at the Aqua hotel read more...

Tue 2nd December 2014 No Weekly Meeting

Due to the upcoming Christmas Party, the monthly committees will be held in members' houses.

Sat 29th November 2014 Melcombe Regis club's Ladies' night

to be held at The National Sailing Academy, Portland. read more...

Tue 25th November 2014 Guests evening

Maria Cole will talk to the technophobes amongst us; demonstrate the correct way to use your iPad and talk to the unsure about computing in general. read more...

Mon 24th November 2014 Skittles

the battle for the plate! To be held at The Giant Inn, Cerne Abbas in competition with the Sherborne rotary club.

Fri 21st November 2014 - Sat 22nd November 2014 Ben Waters in Concert

at the Royal Manor Theatre. Doors open 1900 concert starts 1930. See the Royal Manor theatre site http://www.royalmanortheatre.co.uk

Tue 18th November 2014 Weekly Meeting - Business Meeting

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Fri 14th November 2014 Samaritan's Quiz

to be held at their usual venue of the Willowbed Hall, Chickerell. Teams welcome, individual attendees will be matched up with a team.

Thu 13th November 2014 IPACA awards presentation evening

to be held at the Royal Manor Campus. read more...

Tue 11th November 2014 Weekly Meeting -

guest speaker Bill Rose from the Royal British Legion, Portland branch, followed by Club Council.
Partners and Guests welcome to the meal and speaker. read more...

Sun 9th November 2014 Rememberance Day parade

This year's parade will muster at the Drill Hall and March to the Cenotaph for the Ceremony of Rememberance

Sat 8th November 2014 Table top sale

at Community 2000 Easton read more...

Tue 4th November 2014 Weekly Meeting - Committees

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Tue 4th November 2014 Summer evening buffet

An evening buffet to raise funds. This will be held at the new abode of last year's President Stan and Sarah, unless there are too many people, in which case a hall will be booked. An early indication of numbers is therefore essential.

Tue 28th October 2014 Partners evening

with guest speaker Sean Webb from 'O3' talking of his ambition to form a man made reef near Ringstead to attract marine life. read more...

Tue 21st October 2014 Weekly Meeting - Business Meeting

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Fri 17th October 2014 - Sun 19th October 2014 District 1200 Conference

based at the Bristol Marriot complex

Tue 14th October 2014 Weekly Meeting - Speaker & Council

Hilary Churchouse from "Read Easy, Weymouth & Portland read more...

Sat 11th October 2014 Table top sale

at Community 2000 Easton to benefit The Friends of Victoria and Easton Gardens read more...

Wed 8th October 2014 Skittles

-first round of the District knockout competition, to be held at the Swan inn at Abbotsbury. Opposition : Crewkerne rotary club.

Tue 30th September 2014 Guest evening with speaker

Clive Davies, who will speak on the subject of John Denver read more...

Fri 26th September 2014 Wine Tasting event

to be held at the Mission Hall, Sutton Poytz. read more...

Tue 23rd September 2014 Club open discussion and Visioning

to plan the next 6 months of club activities read more...

Tue 16th September 2014 Business Meeting

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Sat 13th September 2014 Table top sale

at Community 2000. This month to benefit Rotary's Nepalese water project. Also there is a District meeting at Street. read more...

Tue 9th September 2014 Member talk and Council

Mark Townsend will introduce himself, and give a talk to the club. read more...

Tue 2nd September 2014 Committees

all members' attendance imperative to formulate the club programme and events read more...

Tue 26th August 2014 Weekly Meeting With Speaker

Cliff Elliott will give a presentation of the re-vamping of Santa's sleigh, and his recent trip to the orient read more...

Tue 19th August 2014 Business Meeting

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Sat 16th August 2014 Table top sale

at Community 2000 Easton to benefit the Portland Gig rowing team read more...

Tue 12th August 2014 Club speaker and Council;

secretary John MacKenzie will regale some ripping yarns of courtroom battles won and lost read more...

Sat 9th August 2014 Easton Gardens annual fete

Details to follow

Tue 5th August 2014 Committees

all members' attendance imperative to formulate the club programme and events read more...

Fri 1st August 2014 Teddy Bear's picnic

The annual picnic organised for the local teddy bears takes place today in the Victoria Gardens. read more...

Tue 29th July 2014 Weekly Meeting With Speaker

Boots Coman talking about how he became interested in the Theatre, and a member of the Royal Manor theatre read more...

Sun 27th July 2014 - Sun 3rd August 2014 Lifeboat week

co-ordinated by the RNLI

Sun 27th July 2014 Car Boot sale

at Tescos, Easton

Sat 26th July 2014 Spirit of Portland week

events begin at the promenade area of Chiswell. read more...

Tue 22nd July 2014 Weekly Meeting With Speaker

Chris Hornby, who will be speaking about Butterflies on Portland. read more...

Tue 15th July 2014 District Governor visit and business meeting

District Governor Judy Barnard-Jones will join the club for this evening's meeting.
NOTE CHANGE OF TIME DUE TO UNFORSEEN CIRCUMSTANCES read more...

Sat 12th July 2014 Table top sale

at Community 2000. read more...

Tue 8th July 2014 'Job talk' and Club Council

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Sun 6th July 2014 Steam Fair and Samaritan's event

second day of the annual Steam Fair event.

Sat 5th July 2014 Portland Steam Fair.

The annual steam fair takes place this weekend at Chickerell. read more...

Fri 4th July 2014 Race night

Hosted by the Harbourside rotary club at Pilgrim House, Weymouth 7.00 for 7.30 start read more...

Tue 1st July 2014 Committees

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