Completed meetings and events 2017-2018

Thu 28th June 2018 Handover

David White passes the baton, or rather the chain, to Prema Dorai.

Fri 22nd June 2018 Rotakids - Halifax Primary School

Fortnightly meeting

Thu 21st June 2018 Club Assembly

The year ahead.....

Thu 14th June 2018 World / parochial problems and where they may lead us

Views from member Toby Sellers

Fri 8th June 2018 Rotakids - Halifax Primary School

Fortnightly meeting

Thu 7th June 2018 New War Memorial - Capel St. Mary

Gary Bunkell is our speaker

Thu 31st May 2018 No Meeting - Suffolk Show Scatter

Attend another club this week, then enjoy the Suffolk Show on Wednesday / Thursday.

Tue 29th May 2018 Shadow Council

Time tbc

Thu 24th May 2018 The Battle in the Clouds

A WW1 story - Tony Pittacio

Thu 24th May 2018 Rotakids - Hillside Primary School

Meeting of our sponsored club.

Fri 18th May 2018 Rotakids - Halifax Primary School

Fortnightly meeting

Thu 17th May 2018 Bernie Aldous - My Job Talk

Bernie will let us into some of his working life.

Tue 15th May 2018 Club Council

Meeting of officers

Thu 10th May 2018 Rotakids - Hillside Primary School

Meeting of our sponsored club.

Fri 4th May 2018 Rotakids - Halifax Primary School

Fortnightly meeting

Thu 3rd May 2018 - Thu 29th March 2018 Business Meeting

Update from Club Council

Sat 28th April 2018 Wind / Accordion Concert

Duo Soinua present a musical banquet at Museum Street Methodist Church Ipswich.
A diverse selection of classical music from old to new. Francesca Clements and Erica Roozendaal.
Tickets £15.00 from Wolsey Theatre 01473 295900 or www.wolseytheatre.co.uk

Thu 26th April 2018 Rotakids - Hillside Primary School

Meeting of our sponsored club.

Thu 26th April 2018 Norman Lloyd - Elmer’s Big Parade

As Campaigns Manager for St. Elizabeth Hospice Norman will explain this year's big fund raising event.

Fri 20th April 2018 Rotakids - Halifax Primary School

Fortnightly meeting

Thu 19th April 2018 Annual General Meeting

The year gone by....

Tue 17th April 2018 - Tue 10th April 2018 Club Council

Meeting of officers

Sat 14th April 2018 Stroke Awareness Blood Pressure Monitoring

Venue: Unit 24 or Unit 39, Sailmakers Shopping Centre, Tavern Street, Ipswich

Thu 12th April 2018 Alex Casey - tbc

tbc

Thu 5th April 2018 Gorilla Trek Uganda

Klaudia Sosnowska on fundraising for East Africa playgroups.
https://www.eastafricanplaygrounds.org/Pages/Category/uganda-gorilla-trek

Thu 29th March 2018 Business Meeting

Update from Club Council

Thu 22nd March 2018 James Dingley

Subject tbc

Thu 22nd March 2018 Rotakids - Hillside Primary School

Fortnightly meeting

Tue 20th March 2018 Club Council

Meeting of officers

Tue 20th March 2018 Club Council

Meeting of officers

Fri 16th March 2018 Rotakids - Halifax Primary School

Fortnightly meeting

Thu 15th March 2018 Graduate Chef Lunch - the winner caters

Venue - Shelley's Restaurant at Suffolk New College for winning chef to feed us.

Thu 15th March 2018 Graduate Chef Lunch - the winner caters at Shelley's

Suffolk New College Shelley's restaurant to sample the winning entry from this year's competition.

Thu 8th March 2018 Rotakids - Hillside Primary School

Fortnightly meeting

Thu 8th March 2018 tbc

Details being arranged

Fri 2nd March 2018 - Fri 9th February 2018 Rotakids - Halifax Primary School

Fortnightly meeting

Thu 22nd February 2018 Rotakids - Hillside Primary School

Fortnightly meeting

Thu 22nd February 2018 David Simpson DGE

David will outline his plans for his DG year 2018/2019

Thu 22nd February 2018 Marie Curie Collecting

Tesco Copdock Mill

Thu 15th February 2018 Business Meeting

Update from latest Council meeting

Tue 13th February 2018 Club Council

Meeting of officers

Fri 9th February 2018 Rotakids - Halifax Primary School

Fortnightly meeting

Thu 8th February 2018 Stag Beetles and Ash Dieback

Speaker - Colin Hawes

Sat 3rd February 2018 Old Folks' Party

Holiday Inn - Orwell

Thu 1st February 2018 Rotakids - Hillside Primary School

Fortnightly meeting

Thu 1st February 2018 River Gipping Trust - the first 10 years

An update on the progress made.

Fri 26th January 2018 Rotakids - Halifax Primary School

Fortnightly meeting

Thu 25th January 2018 Journeys through India on a bicycle - Chris Jeffery

Mon 22nd January 2018 Fund Raising Meal

Our annual visit to Manik's Maharani Restaurant

Thu 18th January 2018 Rotakids - Hillside Primary School

Fortnightly meeting

Thu 18th January 2018 Business Meeting

Tue 16th January 2018 Club Council

Meeting of officers

Thu 11th January 2018 Youth Speaks Seniors

youth speaks logo Venue: Royal Hospital School, Holbrook

Thu 11th January 2018 Inside Out Community

Peter Watkins, co-founder of this mental health charity

Thu 4th January 2018 Palawan Trust - "Socrates in Palawan"

Louis Deliss, Chair of Palawan Trust

Thu 21st December 2017 Christmas Meal

Purdis Golf Club will be our venue once again.

Wed 20th December 2017 Christmas Collection

Santas will be out in force at Ipswich rail station!

Tue 19th December 2017 Club Council

Meeting of officers

Thu 14th December 2017 Christmas Lunch

Fellowship time as part of preparations for Christmas

Fri 8th December 2017 Rotakids - Halifax Primary School

Meeting at school in Prince of Wales Drive

Thu 7th December 2017 What was MOOT VI all about?

moot logo David Clements updates us on the Scouting extravaganza from earlier in the year.

Wed 6th December 2017 Red Riding Hood panto at Wolsey Theatre

Joint event with other Ipswich Rotary clubs

Thu 30th November 2017 David Thompson – previously journalist for The Daily Mirror

An opportunity for insight into the media!
Evening Meeting at Claydon Country House Hotel

Thu 30th November 2017 - Sat 2nd December 2017 Tesco Fareshare Collection

Working with Inner Wheel, Interact and other clubs in support of FIND

Fri 24th November 2017 Rotakids - Halifax Primary School

special meeting with Maureen Reynal

Thu 23rd November 2017 Interact and Rotakids - Stoke High, Halifax and Hillside Schools

Club Presidents and teachers will talk about the projects they are involved in

Sat 18th November 2017 Fund Raising Event in memory of Stan Johnson

Joint with Inner Wheel and some Stan's family for this fun event at 13th ipswich Sea Scouts, Rushmere Road, Ipswich

Thu 16th November 2017 SGM (Peter Summers, ADG in attendance)

Nominations for next year's officers needed!

Tue 14th November 2017 Club Council

Meeting of officers

Thu 9th November 2017 Colin Daines - Rotary Club of Manningtree - Spending time in the Glasshouse

Lunch and Speaker

Thu 2nd November 2017 Richard George - Federation of Small Businesses

Federation of Small Businesses logo Lunch and Speaker

Thu 26th October 2017 RYLA Candidates' Presentation

Our returning participants reflect on their experiences and put new found presentation skills into action.

Thu 19th October 2017 Business Meeting / Orford Ness presentation

Meeting with a slight difference - business and a presentation!

Tue 17th October 2017 Club Council

Meeting of officers

Fri 13th October 2017 - Mon 16th October 2017 Mediaeval Weekend - France

Another Alain Lenain voyage of discovery

Thu 12th October 2017 Christian Youth Ministries (CYM) - Simon Scott

CYM CYM has long had a presence in schools, and is now enhancing this with chaplaincy - find out more from Simon.

Thu 5th October 2017 "My Job" talk by Luke Morris

The ordeal for all new members!

Thu 28th September 2017 Dr. Krissy Wilson - University of Suffolk

Return visit for Krissy.

Thu 21st September 2017 Business Meeting

Monthly update on club happenings

Fri 15th September 2017 Charity Golf Day - Fynn Valley Golf Club

Our annual event but in its new September date and venue

Thu 14th September 2017 Greenfingers Charity - Rachel Knight

Rachel will be accompanied by Sarah, but both are familiar with Holiday Inn as they work there!

Thu 7th September 2017 Bumblebee Children's Charity - Alison Stonham

Talk on President David's charity for the year.

Sat 2nd September 2017 - Sat 9th September 2017 RYLA - Grafham Water

Annual course for developing young leaders

Thu 31st August 2017 PHOEBE - Mollin Delve

Talk on this Ipswich based charity

Thu 24th August 2017 Suffolk MIND - Ginny Idehen

Talk from Ginny on her role and the place of Quay Place in her life and the life of Suffolk MIND

Thu 17th August 2017 Business Meeting

Thu 10th August 2017 Paul Seymour - Livelihood creation in Zambia

Thu 3rd August 2017 Bob Mawkes - Community monitoring of speeding motorists in Bentley

Thu 27th July 2017 Country Markets - Sandra Meyrick

country markets logo

Thu 20th July 2017 Business Meeting

Mon 17th July 2017 Club Council

Monthly governance meeting

Sat 15th July 2017 Young Carers' Day

Our annual gift to Young Carers of a day out at Hallowtree Scout Centre

Thu 13th July 2017 Patsy John Cisse - Fresh Start, New Beginnings

Wed 12th July 2017 Rotary Mastermind

Annual inter Ipswich Rotary clubs quiz event.
St. Raphael Club, 26 Highfield Road, Ipswich IP1 6DA

IPP Merv from RC Ipswich on "Offshore Radio - when pirates ruled the waves"

Sun 9th July 2017 President David's Afternoon Tea

Join with David and Jean to welcome David as our new President at the Avenue Theatre Gippeswyk Avenue Ipswich.

Thu 6th July 2017 Joe Homan Trust

Jo Homan Charity logo Steve Millar will update us on the plans to grow the trust which is one of our supported international initiatives.
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