Completed meetings and events 2013-2014
Wed 25th June 2014 Lunch Meeting at 1.00pm -CANCELLEDMeeting today has been cancelled due to the funeral of Past President Brian Mylchreest which will be held at 11.30am at Kirk Braddan.
Wed 18th June 2014 Archery NightCome and try your hand at Archery with the IOM Archery Club.
Wed 18th June 2014 Lunch Meeting at 1.00pm
Wed 11th June 2014 Evening Meeting at 6.00pmAs well as being a Business Meeting at the Grill in the Park, tonight we have the pleasure of listening to Adrienne Burnett, Head of Ballakermeen School give a talk entitled 'High Hopes'. This is certain to be entertaining and challenging. Guests welcome.
Tue 10th June 2014 Council Meeting at 6.00pmFinal meeting of Outgoing Council.
Wed 4th June 2014 NO MEETINGNo meeting due to TT Race Week
Wed 28th May 2014 Lunch Meeting at 1.00pm at the Mount Murray Golf ClubLunch is again being held at the Mount Murray Golf Club. £10 for a 2 course meal!This is the last lunch meeting before TT Week. No meeting next week!! Meetings resume on the evening of the 11th June back at the Grill in the Park.
Wed 21st May 2014 Lunch Meeting at 1.00pm at the Mount Murray Golf ClubToday's lunch will be held at the Golf Club at the Mount Murray Hotel. Cost is just £10 for a 2 course lunch.
Of most importance today is the holding of the CLUB AGM!
Wed 14th May 2014 Lunch Meeting at 1.00pmLunch meeting at the Grill in the Park. Please note this is a LUNCH meeting and not an evening meeting as previously scheduled.
On the menu today is Mulligatawny Soup followed by Pork Schnitzel.
Mark Pearce will be doing his MY JOB talk - at last!
Fri 9th May 2014 Visit to the Mayor's ParlourThe Mayor of Douglas has once again kindly invited members of our Club to visit the Mayor's Parlour and enjoy a tour of the Council Chamber followed by light refreshments.
Wed 7th May 2014 Lunch Meeting at 1.00pm - Presidents' Lunch.Business Meeting and lunch with President and members of Douglas Inner Wheel Club.
Tue 6th May 2014 Council Meeting at 6.00pmMonthly Council Meeting and quarterly meeting of Lockington Marshall Trustees.
Thu 1st May 2014 - Fri 2nd May 2014 Visit to HorwichOn 1st May 2014 6 members from RCO Douglas (President Mike Priest, VP Kevin Kneen, Howard Callow, Mark Pearce and Bob Dowty Senior and Junior) and RCO Rushen & Western Mann President John Quaye travelled to Horwich. read more...
Wed 30th April 2014 Lunch Meeting at 1.00pm
Thu 24th April 2014Annual Inter-Club Quiz being held once again in the sumptuous Braaid Hall. Will this be the year when our Club finally wins?
Start is 7.00 for 7.30. Cost is £12.50pp which includes a supper. Bring your own drinks! There will be a raffle with great prizes
Wed 23rd April 2014 Lunch Meeting at 1.00pmLunch meeting at the Grill in the Park at 1.00pm
Wed 16th April 2014 Lunch Meeting at 1.00pmLunch meeting at The Grill in the Park
Wed 9th April 2014 Lunch Meeting at 1.00pm - Business MeetingWeekly lunch meeting - not an evening meeting due to Charter Night on 4th April.
Lunch will be at the Grill in the Park.
Fri 4th April 2014 90th Charter AnniversaryBlack Tie Dinner to be held at the Palace Hotel & Casino.
Wed 2nd April 2014 Pistol ShootingThere will be a social evening of pistol shooting at Laxey to which all are invited. No experience necessary.
Tue 1st April 2014 Council Meeting at 6.00pmMonthly Council Meeting at 6.00pm at the Sea Terminal
Wed 26th March 2014 Lunch Meeting at 1.00pmWeekly lunch meeting being held at the Grill in the Park.
Thu 20th March 2014 Junior Schools Public Speaking CompetitionThe competition will be held at Cronk y Berry School at 6.00pm and 9 teams have entered. Be sure to arrive early as there is bound to be a full audience.
Wed 19th March 2014 Lunch Meeting at 1.00pmWeekly lunch meeting being held at the Grill in the Park.
Wed 12th March 2014 Lunch Business Meeting at 1.00pmPlease note this is a Lunch meeting due to the previous week's Charity Night and is being held at the Grill in the Park.
Fri 7th March 2014 Charity Night!Our annual fund raising event. A fantastic evening of fun and entertainment is guaranteed, this year with a definite Gallic influence - Ohh La La!
Tue 4th March 2014 Council Meeting at 6.00pmMonthly Council Meeting at 6.00pm
Wed 26th February 2014 Lunch Meeting at 1.00pmVenue is Grill in the Park and there will be a special purple themed lunch to celebrate End Polio Day and join in The Greatest Meal in the World. We will be looking to raise funds for End Polio so please bring as many guests as possible.
Wed 19th February 2014 Lunch Meeting at 1.00pmMeeting at the Grill in the Park again, at the usual time of 1.00pm.
Speaker today is Rotarian John Beckett who will give a talk on the progress of the 'Swallows' Charity which he founded and of which our Club is the Patron.
Wed 12th February 2014 Evening Meeting at 6.00pmVenue is the Grill in the Park and this a new member night when everyone should bring along guests who may be interested in hearing about Rotary and our Club.
Menu is Tomato & Basil soup followed by Chicken & Mushroom Pie.
Wed 5th February 2014 Lunch Meeting at 1.00pmVenue is the Grill in the Park.
Business Meeting with reports from Committee chairmen.
On the Menu today is Fish and Chips followed by Banoffee Pie at a cost of £11.
Tue 4th February 2014 Council Meeting at 6.00pmMonthly Council Meeting and quarterly meeting of Lockington Marshall Trustees
Wed 29th January 2014 Lunch Meeting at 1.00pmLunch will again be at the GRILL IN THE PARK.
On the menu is Baked Brie Tart followed by Bangers & Mash with onion gravy and all for just £11.
The winners of the Senior Public Speaking Competition Castle Rushen High School will be our guests.
Wed 22nd January 2014 Lunch Meeting at 1.00pmLunch will again be at the GRILL IN THE PARK.
Today's menu is Beef Stroganoff followed by Cheesecake at a cost of just £11.
Fri 17th January 2014 Magic NightAn evening of magic delivered by the Magic Club
Wed 8th January 2014 Lunch Meeting at 1.00pmBusiness Meeting and New Year's Message. Please note this meeting will be held at the GRILL IN THE PARK.
Lunch will be Garlic mushrooms followed by oven-baked Salmon at a cost of just £11.
Tue 7th January 2014 Council Meeting at 6.00pmCouncil Meeting at 6.00 pm at the Derby Lounge, Palace Hotel.
Wed 1st January 2014 NO MEETINGHappy New Year to all members of Rotary
Wed 18th December 2013 Lunch Meeting at 1.00pmChristmas Lunch with all your festive favourites.
We shall be joined by members of Douglas Inner Wheel and please bring along friends, spouses or whoever to enjoy what is always a fun meal.
Thu 12th December 2013 - Sat 21st December 2013 Rudolph Christmas Visits 2013Rudolph will be visiting mores schools than ever this year and will finish his travels in Strand Street on 21st December.
Wed 11th December 2013 Evening Meeting at 6.00pmTonight's menu consists of Haddock in a white wine and mushroom sauce followed by ice cream.
We will also be holding tonight the reconvened AGM for the Charitable Trust company and an EGM for the Club to appoint various Club officers for 2014/15.
Wed 4th December 2013 Lunch Meeting at 1.00pmBusiness Meeting at which we also have with us DGE Stuart Sawle.
Tue 3rd December 2013 Council Meeting at 6.00pmMonthly Meeting of Rotary Council to be held at the Derby Lounge, Palace Hotel at 6.00pm
Wed 27th November 2013 Lunch Meeting at 1.00pmToday's lunch is Steak & Kidney Pie followed by Tea/Coffee.
Our Guest Speaker today is Cardinal Napier.
Thu 21st November 2013 Christmas Lights Switch OnThe Douglas Christmas lights will be formally switched on tonight at 6.30 pm with Santa and his Rotary sleigh in attendance. Venue is Douglas Town Hall, Ridgeway Street.
Wed 20th November 2013 Lunch Meeting at 1.00pmFoundation Lunch. Please note venue today is Douglas Golf Club!!
Wed 13th November 2013 Evening Meeting at 6.00pmOur Speaker this evening is Jo Chapman from Housing Matters who will also be presented with a cheque from the proceeds of this year's Charity Night.
Supper will be Supreme of Chicken with Sage, Cream & Onion followed by Ice Cream, Tea/Coffee & Mints
Wed 6th November 2013 Lunch Meeting at 1.00pmBusiness Meeting.
Today's lunch is traditional Fish & Chips, with mushy peas followed by tea/coffee.
Tue 5th November 2013 Council Meeting at 6.00pmMonthly Council Meeting and Quarterly Meeting of Lockington Marshall Trustees.
Wed 30th October 2013 Lunch Meeting at 1.00pmAGM of the Rotary Club of Douglas Charitable Trust.
Lunch today will be Braised Lamb Shanks with Root Vegetables followed by Tea/Coffee.
Wed 23rd October 2013 Lunch Meeting at 1.00pmNB! Lunch today will be at the Douglas Golf Club, Pulrose. Usual time of 1.00pm.
Wed 16th October 2013 Lunch Meeting at 1.00pmChange of Venue!! Lunch today will be held at the Grill in the Park, Douglas at 1.00. Plenty of free parking. Soup, Lasagne & Chips and only £11pp. Please come and try this potential new long term venue.
Wed 9th October 2013 Evening Meeting at 6.00pmSpecial guest is DG Ged Heatherington and we will also enjoy the company of members from RCO Douglas Bay
Thu 3rd October 2013 Apple OrphanageVisit the Apple Orphanage at The Lynague and learn all the secrets of cider and apple juice production followed by supper at Peel Golf Club. Cost is only £15 per person. Guests welcome.
Wed 2nd October 2013 Lunch Meeting at 1.00pmBusiness Meeting
Tue 1st October 2013 Council Meeting at 6.00pmMonthly Council Meeting at the Derby Lounge, Palace Hotel
Wed 25th September 2013 Lunch Meeting at 1.00pmInternational Lunch.
CHANGE OF VENUE!! Please note that today's lunch will be held at L'Experience Restaurant - same time but only £5 for Club members (£12.50 for guests).
Wed 18th September 2013 Lunch Meeting at 1.00pmLunch today will be Loin of Pork Chasseur.
Anyone wanting a vegetarian choice as an alternative please let John Grace not less than 24 hours in advance.
Wed 11th September 2013 Evening Meeting at 6.00pmThe meal this evening is Chicken Curry perfumed with coconut cream.
Tue 10th September 2013 Visit to DEFAVisit to the new DEFA headquarters at St. John's followed by a meal at the Hawthorn Pub
Wed 4th September 2013 Lunch Meeting at 1.00pmBusiness Meeting.
Today's lunch is Roast Loin of Pork with all the trimmings
Tue 3rd September 2013 Council Meeting at 6.00pmMonthly Council Meeting
Wed 28th August 2013 Lunch at 1.00pmLunch today is Poached Cod with Mornay sauce.
Wed 21st August 2013 Lunch at 1.00pmLunch today is Chicken Supreme with shallots and bacon sauce
Wed 14th August 2013 Evening Meeting at 6.00pmBusiness Meeting.
Tonight's meal is Chicken & Mushroom Pie with mushy peas.
Wed 7th August 2013 Lunch Meeting at 1.00pmLunch will be Lasagna with a side salad, tea & coffee.Vegetarian option should be advised to Attendance Officer John Grace no later than 24 hours in advance.
Tue 6th August 2013 6.00pm - Council at Palace HotelMonthly Council Meeting and quarterly meeting of Lockington Marshall Trustees
Wed 31st July 2013 Lunch at 1.00pmLunch today is Baked Fillet of Cod OR Beef Stroganoff follwed by Peach Melba
Wed 24th July 2013 Lunch at 1.00pmMenu today is Cornish Style Fishcakes followed by either Honey Roast Ham OR Thai Green Curry
Wed 17th July 2013 Lunch at 1.00pmLunch today is Medallions of Pork OR Gumbo Creole followed by Victoria Sponge with Custard
Wed 10th July 2013 Evening Meeting at 6.00pmMeal this evening is Ham & Cheese Souffle, Pasta Bolognaise OR Fillet of Cod and Lemon Cheesecake
Wed 3rd July 2013 Lunch at 1.00pm - Business MeetingClub Assembly with special guest the DGE. Menu today is Garlic Mushrooms followed by either Steak & Kidney Pie OR Baked Salmon
Tue 2nd July 2013 6.00pm - Council at Palace HotelFirst Monthly meeting of Club Council for 2013/2014 Rotary Year.