Completed meetings and events 2017-2018
Sun 24th June 2018 Holiday Inn Bag PackHoliday Inn Team bag Pack at B & M
Sat 23rd June 2018 Rotary Club of Birtley 40th Charter & President's NightAt The Angel View, Eighton Banks
Mon 18th June 2018 Weekly MeetingPlease note that we will not be holding our regular weekly meeting this evening
Thu 14th June 2018 Albany Village 'Clean Up Day'Despite the challenging conditions presented by Storm Hector, three members from Washington Forge Rotary joined other volunteers this morning for an area clean-up in Albany Village. Great effort and commitment from all involved - well done
Mon 11th June 2018 Weekly MeetingGeneral Meeting
Mon 4th June 2018 Club AssemblyDiscussing our plans for 2018-19
Mon 28th May 2018 - No Club MeetingNo meeting - late May Public Holiday
Sun 27th May 2018 Holiday Inn Bag PackHoliday Inn Team bag Pack at B & M
Mon 21st May 2018 Weekly MeetingClub AGM
Mon 21st May 2018 - Thu 24th May 2018 Purple4Polio Grand TourDistrict Check-In Location is Beamish Museum read more...
Sat 19th May 2018 Houghton-le-Spring Rotary 'President's Night'Ramside Hall Hotel, Durham
Mon 14th May 2018 Weekly MeetingGeneral Club Meeting
Mon 7th May 2018 - No Club MeetingEarly May Public Holiday
Thu 3rd May 2018 District AssemblyBeing held at The Dryden Centre, Low Fell, Gateshead
Mon 30th April 2018 Weekly MeetingPartners and guests evening. Speakers were Tom Coltman and Ryan Anstey - Special Olympics World Games read more...
Fri 27th April 2018 Rotary Washington 'Bop at the Biddick'At the Biddick Social Club
Mon 23rd April 2018 Weekly MeetingClub Meeting. Guest speaker will be Stephanie Corbett
Mon 16th April 2018 Weekly MeetingGeneral Club Meeting and a New Member joins Washington Forge read more...
Mon 16th April 2018 District Council MeetingIn the Northumbrian Room, Lancastrian Suite, Dunston
Sat 14th April 2018 National 'Know Your Blood Pressure' DayIn support of the work of the Stroke Association we offered free blood pressure checks in The Galleries, Washington. Saturday 14th April 2018 - 10.00am to 4.00pm read more...
Wed 11th April 2018 Rotary 2 - Club Action SeminarHallgarth Manor Hotel, Pittington, DH6 1AB
Mon 9th April 2018 Weekly MeetingMonthly business meeting
Sun 8th April 2018 Washington DuathlonCompetitors faced a 'Run - Bike - Run' Challenge' read more...
Sat 7th April 2018 Sunderland Rotary President's NightBeing held at The Marriott Hotel, Seaburn
Fri 6th April 2018 - Sun 8th April 2018 RIBI ConferenceRiviera Conference Centre, Torquay
Mon 2nd April 2018 - No Weekly MeetingEaster Monday
Thu 29th March 2018 Clean Up in Donwell VillageWell done to all of the volunteers who came together to carry out a clean up in Donwell Village
Mon 26th March 2018 Our Washington Warblers EntertainVisit by members of Donaghadee Rotary. Partners and guests night. read more...
Mon 26th March 2018 Reception with the Deputy Mayor of the City of SunderlandOur visitors from Donaghadee Rotary in Northern Ireland were welcomed to the area by the Deputy Mayor of Sunderland, Cllr Lynda Scanlan.
Sun 25th March 2018 Holiday Inn Bag PackHoliday Inn Team Bag Pack at B & M
Sun 25th March 2018 Presidents Elect Training Seminar (PETS)At the Marriott Hotel, Seaburn
Sat 24th March 2018 - Tue 27th March 2018 Visit from DonaghadeeWe look forward to the visit of our friends from Donaghadee Rotary Club in County Down
Mon 19th March 2018 Weekly MeetingGeneral Meeting
Mon 19th March 2018 Durham Bede Indoor Games NightAt the Durham Indoor Bowls Centre, Pity Me read more...
Fri 16th March 2018 Barmston Area Clean UpSupporting Gentoo in a general clean-up/litter pick in Barmston Village read more...
Thu 15th March 2018 Best of Wearside AwardRotarian Firefighter part of the team winning the 'Local Hero' Award read more...
Wed 14th March 2018 Groundwork for 'Nest & Rest' GardenPreparation of ground as part of the garden project at Grace House North East read more...
Mon 12th March 2018 Weekly MeetingGeneral Club Meeting
Fri 9th March 2018 Rotary Washington President's NightAt the Mercure George Washington Hotel
Mon 5th March 2018 Weekly MeetingClub Business Meeting
Mon 5th March 2018 Rotary Seaburn Club DinnerAnnual Club Dinner at the Sea Hotel, South Shields
Mon 26th February 2018 Weekly MeetingPresentation about the recent trip to Kerala, Southern India read more...
Sun 25th February 2018 Holiday Inn Bag PackHoliday Inn Team bag Pack at B & M
Thu 22nd February 2018 'Keep Washington Tidy' Group MeetingAn informal meeting at the Millenium Centre about the future of KWT
Thu 22nd February 2018 Community Clean UpRotary Washington Forge was again out this afternoon in Oxclose Village to participate in an area clean up. This was part of our on-going commitment to look after our environment
Mon 19th February 2018 Weekly MeetingGeneral Meeting
Mon 12th February 2018 Weekly MeetingLearning more about Rotary Club Central, Rotary Showcase, and our club website and Facebook page
Mon 5th February 2018 Weekly MeetingClub Monthly Business Meeting
Thu 1st February 2018 Washington Clean & GreenLitter pick and clean up - Albany Village read more...
Mon 29th January 2018 Weekly MeetingGeneral Meeting
Sun 28th January 2018 Holiday Inn Bag PackHoliday Inn Team Bag Pack at B & M Bargains
Mon 22nd January 2018 Weekly MeetingGeneral Meeting
Thu 18th January 2018 Washington Clean & GreenLitter pick and clean up - Barmston Village
Mon 15th January 2018 Weekly MeetingGeneral Meeting and quiz
Mon 15th January 2018 - Wed 31st January 2018 Club Trip to IndiaVisit to Kerala
Mon 8th January 2018 Weekly MeetingMonthly business meeting
Mon 1st January 2018 No meeting - New Years DayOur next meeting is on the 8th January 2018
Mon 25th December 2017 No meeting - Christmas DayOur next meeting is on the 8th January 2018
Mon 18th December 2017 Club Christmas NightPartners and guests join us for Christmas Fayre and entertainment read more...
Thu 14th December 2017 'Food for Christmas' Appeal 2017We are running our annual appeal again this year and will be collecting food in the Washington area for distribution through The Salvation Army to families in need read more...
Mon 11th December 2017 Weekly MeetingGeneral Club Meeting
Thu 7th December 2017 'Food for Christmas' Appeal 2017We are running our annual appeal again this year and will be collecting food in the Washington area for distribution through The Salvation Army to families in need read more...
Mon 4th December 2017 Weekly MeetingClub Special General Meeting
Mon 27th November 2017 Weekly MeetingOur speaker was Sophia Stovall, Development Manager at Durham Cathedral. This was a partners/guest evening. read more...
Mon 20th November 2017 District Council MeetingNorthumbrian Suite, Old Federation Brewery, Dunston
Sun 12th November 2017 Remembrance Day 2017Members of the Community come together for Remembrance Sunday read more...
Fri 10th November 2017 Fundraising 'Race Night'We held our annual fundraising Race Night in The Penshaw Suite at the Nissan Sports & Leisure Complex.
Tue 7th November 2017 Sulgrave Area Clean UpThis morning we joined with other 'Washington Clean & Green' supporters in the Sulgrave area. Overgrown vegetation was cut-back to open up the footpaths and a general clean up/litter-pick was carried out. A great bunch of volunteers.
Mon 6th November 2017 Weekly MeetingMonthly Business Meeting read more...
Mon 30th October 2017 Child Health AfricaDr's Wariyar and Coulthard visited our meeting to tell us about the 'Child Health Africa' Project. This was a partners/guests evening read more...
Tue 24th October 2017 Planting Crocus Corms on World Polio DayLocal scouts and cubs joined Rotary members and volunteers from Washington Village in Bloom to plant purple crocus corms in the village green to mark World Polio Day read more...
Mon 23rd October 2017 Weekly MeetingOfficial visit by DG Len Burns.
Mon 16th October 2017 Weekly MeetingGuest speaker is Sarah Williamson from the Washington Clean and Green Project
Mon 9th October 2017 Weekly MeetingGeneral Club Meeting
Sat 7th October 2017 'Know Your Blood Pressure'In support of the work of the Stroke Association, we are again offering free blood pressure checks and advice in The Galleries, Washington
Fri 6th October 2017 - Sun 8th October 2017 District ConferenceAt the Majestic Hotel, Harrogate
Thu 5th October 2017 Litter pick - Oxclose VillageWe are again joining up with the Washington Clean and Green Team to carry our litter picking in Oxclose Village
Mon 2nd October 2017 Weekly MeetingClub Business Meeting
Mon 18th September 2017 Weekly MeetingGeneral Club Meeting
Thu 14th September 2017 Environmental Clean UpMembers joining 'Washington Clean & Green' Team for a litter pick and clean up in Albany Park.
Mon 11th September 2017 Weekly MeetingGeneral Club Meeting
Mon 4th September 2017 Weekly MeetingClub Business Meeting
Mon 28th August 2017 No Club MeetingThere is no weekly meeting due to the Bank Holiday
Mon 21st August 2017 Weekly MeetingPartners/guests meeting. Our guest speakers were Rotarians Jim Greensmith and Laurie Turner on the Rotary Club of Durham 'Nepal Global Grant' Project. read more...
Wed 16th August 2017 District Council MeetingNorthumbrian Suite, Old Federation Brewery, Dunston
Mon 14th August 2017 Weekly MeetingGeneral Meeting
Mon 7th August 2017 Weekly MeetingClub Business Meeting
Wed 2nd August 2017 Litter Pick in Princess Anne ParkWorking together with other community groups read more...
Mon 31st July 2017 Weekly MeetingClub Meeting - Partners and guest evening. Speaker will be Ronnie Monaghan, Tyne and Wear Fire and Rescue Service
Sun 30th July 2017 Rotary Dragon Boat RaceA fantastic day today at the Rotary North East Dragon Boat Races and Hetton Festival at the Hetton Lyons Country Park. read more...
Mon 24th July 2017 Weekly MeetingGeneral Club Meeting and Fun Quiz
Mon 17th July 2017 Weekly MeetingWe were delighted that a new member joined our group this evening. A warm Rotary welcome to Ronnie Monaghan
Sun 16th July 2017 Charity Swimathon 2017This year's Swimathon was held again at the 'Everyone Active' Washington Leisure Centre. This year our headline charitable cause was 'T1KZ' - assisting children, young people and families living with Type 1 diabetes in the North East read more...
Mon 10th July 2017 Weekly MeetingGeneral Club Meeting
Mon 3rd July 2017 Club Handover MeetingOur official Presidential handover meeting read more...
Sun 2nd July 2017 District Handover LunchRamside Hall Hotel, Durham read more...