Completed meetings and events 2015-2016

Tue 28th June 2016 6:30pm Guest Evening. Jill Matthews, Nurse Pratitioner on the Weymouth Minor Treatment Unit

Foundation Month read more...

Sun 26th June 2016 Rotary Walk

A walk past stone circles read more...

Tue 21st June 2016 6:30pm Business Meeting

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Sun 19th June 2016 Planned Father's Day Walk

For Prostate Cancer
The Rodwell Trail from Abbotsbury Road to Ferrybridge
3.5 km from 10.00 to 16.00

Sat 18th June 2016 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 14th June 2016 6:30pm Speaker & Council

Foundation Month. Peter Kirkbride, Guitarist will be coming to talk to us and play the guitar. Followed by Council read more...

Sat 11th June 2016 Casterbridge Summer Ball

Athelhampton House read more...

Sat 11th June 2016 Monthly Table Top Sale

The Beneficiary is TBC for this event. Please check later for further details. read more...

Wed 8th June 2016 Presentation on Nepal water projects at Swanage

By the team that went to Nepal last year

Wed 8th June 2016 Kids Out

Crealy Park

Tue 7th June 2016 6:30pm Club Assembly

Foundation Month read more...

Sun 5th June 2016 Great Dorset Bike Ride

Casterbridge are requesting our help in the event read more...

Sat 4th June 2016 CANCELLED Casino Night

Another Casino Evening at the Aqua by popular request read more...

Tue 31st May 2016 6:30pm Guest Evening

The report on our visit to Nepal in November last year read more...

Tue 24th May 2016 6:30pm Extra meeting

Youth Month read more...

Thu 19th May 2016 Friendship Cup

Darts at the Eight Kings Southwell is postponed for the moment

Tue 17th May 2016 6:30pm Business Meeting & AGM

Youth Month read more...

Sat 14th May 2016 weymouth Rotary Clubs Ladies Night

Sat 14th May 2016 Monthly Table Top Sale

This event is to benefit the Southwell WI, and they work they do locally and for their organisation. read more...

Tue 10th May 2016 6:30pm Speaker & Council

Youth Month
Jayne is going to give us a job talk!
We are going to be joined by members of huntingdon Rotary read more...

Sat 7th May 2016 District Assembly

"‹Strode Theatre Street
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Fri 6th May 2016 Brit Valley President's Night and 25th Anniversary

Weymouth and Portland Sailing Centre

Tue 3rd May 2016 6:30pm Committees

Youth Month read more...

Sat 30th April 2016 Bingo!

At All Saints Church to raise money for our Youth Projects. read more...

Tue 26th April 2016 6:30pm Guest Evening

Anne-Marie Jarvis will explain her personal battle with cancer, and the success to date of the mistletoe extract used to treat her.
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Sat 23rd April 2016 Coach Trip

April 23rd - Coach Trip to Bath, raising money for Portland Rotary and our projects both local and international. Seats open to the public.

Tue 19th April 2016 6:30pm Business Meeting

Membership Month read more...

Sat 16th April 2016 Monthly Table Top Sale

This event is to benefit the Drop-In Centre for young people, based at the Methodist's Chruch in Easton. read more...

Tue 12th April 2016 6:30pm Speaker & Council

Membership Month
Job talk by Garry read more...

Sat 9th April 2016 President's Night. Sadly cancelled due lack of support

Tue 5th April 2016 6:30pm Committees

membership Month read more...

Tue 29th March 2016 Guest Evening - Speaker from Dorset Advocacy

See inside for full details read more...

Tue 29th March 2016 6:30pm Guest Evening

Community Month read more...

Tue 22nd March 2016 MEETING AT AQUA CANCELLED - SOCIAL AT BALTI HOUSE INSTEAD

Community Month - Guests and Partners are welcome to attend, this is a purely social event. read more...

Sat 19th March 2016 District Meeting

"‹Strode Theatre Street
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Tue 15th March 2016 6:30pm Business Meeting

Community Month read more...

Sat 12th March 2016 Monthly Table Top Sale

This event is to benefit the Alzheimer's Association, who run a local group "Singing for the Brain". read more...

Thu 10th March 2016 District Quiz

Annual quiz held at Frome Conference Centre, Standerwick, Frome

Tue 8th March 2016 6:30pm Speaker & Council

Community Month - Mark Townsend to talk about his trip to Ethiopia. Guests and Partners are most welcome to attend. read more...

Tue 1st March 2016 6:30pm Committees

Community Month read more...

Thu 25th February 2016 Visit to Water Survival Box

Chelwood Bridge to help pack boxes read more...

Tue 23rd February 2016 6:30 Guest Evening

International Month
Jane Burnett read more...

Tue 16th February 2016 6:30pm Business Meeting

International Month read more...

Sat 13th February 2016 Monthly Table Top Sale

This event is to benefit the Rotary run Charity WATER BOX. We need extra helpers and raffle prizes, please contact Janet. read more...

Tue 9th February 2016 Job Talk by Andrew & Council

International Month read more...

Tue 2nd February 2016 6:30pm Conference 2016 presentation then Committees

International Month read more...

Tue 26th January 2016 6:30pm Guest Evening

Eye witness account of the Japanese surrender by Mr Frank Hamblin
Foundation Month read more...

Sat 23rd January 2016 Burns Night

Portland Rotary Club are organising a Burn's Night Celebration, to carry on the proud tradition started by the Friends of Chernobyl Children.
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Tue 19th January 2016 6:30pm Business Meeting

Foundation Month read more...

Sat 16th January 2016 Soup Supper

Members only and guests read more...

Tue 12th January 2016 6:30pm Alistairs's Mum & Council

Foundation Month read more...

Tue 5th January 2016 6:30pm Committees

Foundation Month read more...

Fri 25th December 2015 Santa Christmas Day Deliveries

Parents may request a delivery of a present on Christmas morning read more...

Tue 22nd December 2015 Christmas Drinks

Ian and Jenny would like to invite all members to their house for pre Christmas drinks
Note our normal meeting is cancelled read more...

Sat 19th December 2015 Childrens Christmas Party

St Georges Centre

Wed 16th December 2015 Island Sleigh Tour to Underhill

Tue 15th December 2015 6:30pm SPECIAL GENERAL MEETING

- Community Month read more...

Mon 14th December 2015 Provisional Island Sleigh Tour (One of 5 possible days)

As this is weather dependent, the route and actual days will be posted neared the time. The tours will be on the best 3 days of the 5.

Sun 13th December 2015 Provisional Island Sleigh Tour (One of 5 possible days)

As this is weather dependent, the route and actual days will be posted neared the time. The tours will be on the best 3 days of the 5.

Sun 13th December 2015 Teddy Bear Tombola

At Tesco. Sleigh will be there

Sat 12th December 2015 Christmas Party

Our annual Christmas Party at the Aqua with a Disco!

Sat 12th December 2015 District Meeting

"‹Strode Theatre Street
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Fri 11th December 2015 Christmas Promise

All Saints Church
Rotary Santa Sleigh will be there

Thu 10th December 2015 One Voice Christmas Carol Concert

"Christmas Time is here", at All Saints church, 1 Straits, Easton. Free entrance. Mince pies, tea, and coffee at the interval. Collection taken.

Tue 8th December 2015 6:30pm Speaker & Council

Community Month
Laura Kelly Community Fundraiser for Dorset and Somerset at Alzheimer"™s Society. read more...

Tue 8th December 2015 Teddy Bear Tombola

At Tesco

Tue 1st December 2015 6:30pm Committees

Community Month read more...

Sat 28th November 2015 Melcombe Regis Ladies Night

At Weymouth Golf Club

Sat 28th November 2015 Dorchester Casterbridge Race Night - Sadly Cancelled

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Tue 24th November 2015 Guest Night

Youth Month
Jane Walker from Philippine Community Fund read more...

Tue 17th November 2015 6:30pm Business Meeting

Youth Month read more...

Sat 14th November 2015 Table top sale

at Community 2000, Easton. To support the Friends of Victoria Gardens.

Tue 10th November 2015 6:30pm Council

Youth Month read more...

Sun 8th November 2015 Remembrabce Day

Cenotaph on Portland 10.30
Service at the Methodist Church in the evening

Tue 3rd November 2015 6:30pm Committees

Youth Month read more...

Fri 30th October 2015 - Mon 16th November 2015 Visit to Nepal

Joint trip with Dorchester Casterbridge and Poundbury clubs along with Okhle Village Trust to visit our completed and proposed water projects

Tue 27th October 2015 6:30pm Guest Night

Rod Wild Portland Town Mayor read more...

Sun 25th October 2015 Rotary Walk

The last Rotary Walk this Year read more...

Tue 20th October 2015 6:30pm Business Meeting

Membership Month read more...

Sun 18th October 2015 Annual Community Tea

Our annual Community Tea for the elderly in conjunction with Dorchester Casterbridge and Bridport Rotary Clubs.

Wed 14th October 2015 Visit to Abbotsbury Gardens

Martin Clunes is turning on the lights read more...

Tue 13th October 2015 6:30pm Open Forum then Council

Is this the correct Forum? Open Forum organised by Membership read more...

Sat 10th October 2015 Table top sale

sea cadets At Community 2000, Easton, benefitting the Portland Sea Cadets.
Please let Rachel know if you are able to help.

Fri 9th October 2015 - Sun 11th October 2015 District Conference weekend

Tue 6th October 2015 6:30pm Committees

Membership Month read more...

Tue 29th September 2015 6:30pm Guest Night

International Month
Dr Bob Ward will be talking to us about his experiences of Sailing Across the Pond. Presentation of Community Award. read more...

Sun 27th September 2015 Ceremony of the Keys

at All Saints Church read more...

Sun 27th September 2015 Car Boot Sale at Tesco Portland

Helpers required. Last sale of the year.

Wed 23rd September 2015 Skittles Match

Rotary Skittles Knockout - against Bridport. More details to follow

Tue 22nd September 2015 Quiz evening

Organized by Dorchester Poundbury for our joint Nepal Water Project read more...

Tue 22nd September 2015 6:30pm Meeting cancelled

International Month
This is due to a lot happening over the weekend of the Vire Visit
However.... there is a quiz night.......

Fri 18th September 2015 - Sun 20th September 2015 Vire exchange weekend

This year we will be having seven guests from Vire et le Bocage Normand read more...

Tue 15th September 2015 6:30pm Business Meeting

International Month read more...

Sun 13th September 2015 Rotary Walk

Our 5th Rotary Walk this year starting from Ringstead read more...

Tue 8th September 2015 Jayne Urquhart-Sims on...... & council

Jayne, our newest member will give us a short presentation. And all on Induction Day too!
International Month read more...

Sat 5th September 2015 District Forum

"‹Strode Theatre, in Street.
This is recommended to any club member who has not been before, as it gives wider viewpoints, ideas and contacts with other clubs in our area.
(Rachel would like to go.)
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Tue 1st September 2015 6:30pm Committees

International Month

Sun 30th August 2015 Car Boot Sale at Tesco Portland

Helpers required. Lest hope the weather is better than the last four!.

Tue 25th August 2015 No Meeting

To enable all members to attend the District Governor on Monday 24th at Pilgrim House read more...

Mon 24th August 2015 District Governor Visit

Bob Acland our District Governor will be visiting the Weymouth and Portland Clubs at Pilgrim House read more...

Sat 22nd August 2015 Table top sale

ica At Community 2000, Easton, benefitting Island Community Action (ICA).
EXTRA HELPERS NEEDED, as Rachel will be away for this event.

Wed 19th August 2015 Weymouth Carnival

May be a request for help, in previous years we have sold programmes. Club decided to offer assistance on individual basis if requested.

Tue 18th August 2015 6:30pm Guest Evening {and Presentation of Community Award}

Wayne Ingram - My week in a Liferaft
Foundation Month read more...

Sun 16th August 2015 Rotary walk

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Tue 11th August 2015 6:30pm Business Meeting

Foundation Month read more...

Sun 9th August 2015 Wine Afternoon

A Wine and Buffet Afternoon and Evening, raising money for Nepal. read more...

Sat 8th August 2015 Easton Gardens Summer Fete

Volunteers will be required for general assistance and to provide a Rotary presence.
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Help requested at 8:00am (2/3 people) to move stuff from hall into gardens, and then again at 4pm to help take down.
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Helpers = Rachel + .... read more...

Tue 4th August 2015 6:30pm Committees and Council

Foundation Month read more...

Sat 1st August 2015 Southwell Village Fete

COMMUNITY EVENT LOGO Our club has been asked to hep at this community event, to steward + monitor road closure + safety.
Sessions to be covered =
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12pm - 2pm (Carolyn + Sheila)
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2pm - 4pm (KBJ + Rachel)
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4pm - 6pm (Mark + Pat)
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Tue 28th July 2015 6:30pm Guest Night - (6:30, NOT 7:30 START!)

Graham Butler - Service above Self read more...

Sun 26th July 2015 Car Boot Sale at Tesco Portland

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

Sat 25th July 2015 Greeters + Steward at the Spirit ot Portland Opening Event

Jayne and Pat covering the morning shift 10:30-11:30, showing people where to go, watching vehicles arrive.


Dave and Rachel to do the afternoon shift 3:30-4:30, watching cars leave safely. read more...

Fri 24th July 2015 Teddy Bear Picnic

Friends of Victoria Gardens.
Volunteers = Julia,Sarah C, Dave, and Jayne. (As at 19/07/215) read more...

Tue 21st July 2015 6:30pm Business Meeting

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Sun 19th July 2015 Rotary walk

This is our third walk, this time in the Purbecks. read more...

Tue 14th July 2015 6:30pm Speaker followed by Council

President elect Dave will give a short 'job talk' about his time as a NHS paramedic. read more...

Sat 11th July 2015 Table top sale

table top scouts At Community 2000, Easton, benefitting the The Weymouth and Portland 2nd Scouts.
Please let Rachel know if you are able to assist on the day
- so far it's Rachel, Dave and Carolyn.

Sat 11th July 2015 Coach Trip To Exeter

coach Janet is organising another of her fundraising Coach Trips for Rotary - Tickets may or may not have sold out, please contact Janet. Raffle Prize Donations would be much appreciated.

Tue 7th July 2015 6:30pm Committees

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Sun 5th July 2015 Handover

To be held at 85 Wyke road, during the afternoon and evening. Retiring Club President Stan will hand over the reins to the incoming President Mark. read more...
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