Completed meetings and events 2016-2017
Thu 29th June 2017 Practice Interviews - Buxton Community School’s 6th Form studentsplease let Rtn Richard Atherton know by Monday 22 May if you can help and on which day(s) you are available.
Wed 28th June 2017 Club Assembly - Presentation by Committee Chairmen of 2017-18 Programme for Members' Approval & Club Handover - New Officers for 2017-18
Tue 27th June 2017 Practice Interviews - Buxton Community School’s 6th Form studentsplease let Rtn Richard Atherton know by Monday 22 May if you can help and on which day(s) you are available.
Wed 14th June 2017 Meeting in Ashbourne - Pipes in the PeaksNo meeting in The Old Hall Hotel read more...
Sat 3rd June 2017 2017 Summer Fair & Charity BazaarRC Buxton's Summer Fair & Charity Bazaar, 10am-4pm, Gardens Marqueé, Pavilion Gardens, Buxton. FREE ADMISSION. Lots of interest and action for everyone in the family! read more...
Sat 3rd June 2017 EVENT NOW OVER - SUPER DAY HAD BY EVERYONE! 110 People managed to balance on a slackrack! Global Slackline Balance Challenge at Rotary Club of Buxton Summer Fair & Charity BazaarEVENT NOW OVER - SUPER DAY HAD BY EVERYONE!
Help us achieve a record total of children and adults who can balance on a slackrack (slackline 30 cm off the ground, as above) for 10 seconds during the course of the Summer Fair & Charity Bazaar (10 am - 4 pm read more...
Wed 24th May 2017 CHANGE OF PROGRAMME: Derbyshire Quiz - Rtn David Hopkins
Wed 10th May 2017 Speaker - Buxton Freemasons over the last 150 years - Bill Weston.
Fri 5th May 2017 - Sun 7th May 2017 RYLA (Rotary Youth Leadership Award) WeekendFor School Students 14 - 16 yrs. (yr. 10+11) at White Hall Education Centre, Buxton
Mon 1st May 2017 BUXTON SPRING FAIR: Rotary Gazebo, Spiral Well & Whack The RatClub Event
Sat 29th April 2017 Free Blood Pressure Measurements for the Public in The SpringsRotary/Stroke Association partnership offering free blood pressure measurements to members of the public to prevent strokes. High blood pressure is a significant risk factor for stroke.
Fri 28th April 2017 Free Blood Pressure Measurements for the Public in The DomeRotary/Stroke Association partnership offering free blood pressure measurements to members of the public to prevent strokes. High blood pressure is a significant risk factor for stroke.
Wed 26th April 2017 Annual General Meeting - Committee Reports on 2016-17 Programme & Events
Wed 12th April 2017 Business Meeting - Visioning Report Discussions by Members
Fri 7th April 2017 - Sun 9th April 2017 Rotary in Great Britain & Ireland 2017 Conference, ManchesterBook before 30th November 2016 to receive Early Bird discounted registration rate of just Â£75 per person (standard full registration fee is Â£80 per person). read more...
Wed 29th March 2017 District 1220 Paul Harris Lunch (times to be confirmed)Sunday 19 March 2017 - District 1220 Paul Harris Lunch - Young Musician Concert - Palace Theatre, Mansfield read more...
Thu 23rd March 2017 Entertaining at Haddon Hall Care HomeRotarian Lyn Noble with local musician Robin Bower will provide banjo & guitar entertainment to Haddon Hall residents and Macular Society (Buxton) members
Wed 22nd March 2017 DOME RESTAURANT TONIGHT! Speaker: Liz Mackenzie - Progress Report on The CrescentThis Club Meeting is at THE DEVONSHIRE DOME RESTAURANT - NOT AT The Old Hall Hotel
Wed 8th March 2017 Speaker: Ecclesbourne Railway - Eric Boultbee
Tue 7th March 2017 - Sun 12th March 2017 Practice Interviews - St Thomas More SchoolLet Rtn John Drury know by Friday 10 February latest if you can help read more...
Fri 3rd March 2017 LAST DAY FOR ENTERING TEAMS IN OUR 11th MARCH 50:50 SWIMATHONTeam Entry Forms & Parent Consent Forms need to be delivered to Buxton Podiatry Practice, 1A The Savoy, Hall Bank, Buxton, SK17 6EW (t: 01298 23715) by 5pm Friday 3rd March. There are also PRIZES. read more...
Wed 22nd February 2017 Bruce Thomson & Alan Thompson - Rotary Matters (Update)
Fri 17th February 2017 10 Pin Bowling with Buxton Lions - Macclesfield Superbowl
Wed 8th February 2017 Speaker: Randall Shannon - Buxton Festival
Wed 25th January 2017 Speaker: Cycling in Cambodia & Vietnam - Steve Cummings
Wed 11th January 2017 Half-Year Review of Club 2016-2017 Programme & Events
Sat 17th December 2016 Singing SantasMeet at Turner's Memorial at 1 pm with clothing to suit the weather!
Tue 13th December 2016 Singing Santas at the HawthornsMembers meet at the Hawthorns at 2.30 pm
Sat 10th December 2016 - Wed 14th December 2016 Singing SantasMeet at Turner's Memorial at 1 pm with clothing to suit the weather!
Wed 7th December 2016 Club Christmas Party
Wed 7th December 2016 2016 Presidents' Evening Christmas Party at The Old HallParty time on 7 December at "˜Presidents"™ Evening"™ in the Old Hall Hotel with Christmas crackers, party hats, magic, and carols. read more...
Thu 1st December 2016 Entertainment & Tea for the Visually Impaired People (VIP) Group at Haddon HallBuxton Rotary arranged entertainment by Alan & Gynis Wells at Haddon Hall Care Home for the VIP Group and residents.
Wed 23rd November 2016 Co-President Andrew Mathews - A Night of Magic (members to bring a Magic Trick to do)
Fri 18th November 2016 - Sun 20th November 2016 RYLA (Rotary Youth Leadership Award) WeekendYear 11 Students sponsored by Derbyshire Rotary Clubs undertake leadership and team-building activities at White Hall Centre, Buxton. Rotary Club of Buxton sponsored three students from Chapel-en-le-Frith (cost Â£450).
Fri 18th November 2016 - Sun 20th November 2016 RYLA November 2016 Weekend At White Hall Outdoor Education CentreThree students from Chapel-en-le-Frith were sponsored by the Club to attend this event. read more...
Thu 17th November 2016 Practice Interviews - Buxton Community School 5th FormInterviewers are in pairs for student half-hour interviews (20mn interview+5mn assessment+5mn feedback) from 6.15pm (briefing) to 9pm finish.
Tue 15th November 2016 Practice Interviews - Buxton Community School 5th FormInterviewers are in pairs for student half-hour interviews (20mn interview+5mn assessment+5mn feedback) from 6.15pm (briefing) to 9pm finish.
Mon 14th November 2016 Practice Interviews - Buxton Community School 5th FormInterviewers are in pairs for student half-hour interviews (20mn interview+5mn assessment+5mn feedback) from 6.15pm (briefing) to 9pm finish.
Sun 13th November 2016 Remembrance Sunday - Wreath & MarshallingBuxton Rotarians join other helpers to marshal at The Slopes and surrounding roads. Co-President Andrew Matthews lays the Rotary Wreath on the Memorial.
Wed 9th November 2016 Special General Meeting (SGM) + District Governor Colin Gell Official Visit
Sat 5th November 2016 Buxton Community Bonfire & Fireworks DisplayHelping out Buxton Lions with perimeter marshalling as the queues form to enter the Park
Sat 29th October 2016 - Club Quiz Night - Burbage Institute7pm PROMPT start at Burbage Institute. read more...
Wed 26th October 2016 NO CLUB MEETING AT OLD HALL HOTEL Club Visioning Exercise - Cavendish Golf Club. D12220 Team. All Buxton Rotarians are requested to attend prompt at 6pm.
Sun 16th October 2016 Andrew Heywood Memorial Fell Race (Windgather)Registration times and other details on Macclesfield Harriers Website www.macclesfield-harriers.co.uk
Wed 12th October 2016 Speaker: David Poppitt MSc - 25 Years at Christies Hospital & Fundraising with the stars
Fri 30th September 2016 - Sun 2nd October 2016 District 1220 Conference, ScarboroughRegistration Friday: Golf Comp. 10 am; 10-pin Bowling Comp. 1.30 pm (pre-book for both) read more...
Wed 28th September 2016 Speaker: Jane Collier - Mary Queen of Scots: A Captive Queen
Sat 24th September 2016 District 1220 Membership SeminarPresentations on all aspects of D1220's flexible approach to Rotary membership. Venue: To Be Decided.
Wed 14th September 2016 Speaker: Mike Monaghan - Buxton Civic Association (BCA)
Wed 24th August 2016 Speaker: Ros Hoyes - Benefits of Pilates
Wed 10th August 2016 Why Rotary? - Bruce Thomson
Wed 27th July 2016 SCATTER NIGHT. No Club Meeting at Old Hall HotelMembers make visits other Rotary Clubs.
Wed 27th July 2016 - Fri 5th August 2016 Volunteer Driving by members for Buxton Summer Club
Fri 15th July 2016 Ten-Pin Bowling RC Buxton vs Buxton Lions
Wed 13th July 2016 Meeting at CAVENDISH GOLF CLUB Tonight! Speaker: Stuart Fletcher - Illustrated roam around ScotlandTonight's Club Meeting is at CAVENDISH GOLF CLUB!