Completed meetings and events 2017-2018

Tue 5th December 2017 Guest Speaker - Rod Parker

By Michael Gäbler, CC BY 3.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=19294564 Bee Keeping - Why are bees so important? Why is honey so good for you? Why are bee numbers decreasing and what can we do about it?
Buy some Hertfordshire honey on the night.

Thu 30th November 2017 - Sat 23rd December 2017 Santa Sleigh Collections around Hemel Hempstead until 23 December

Santa Sleigh Hemel Hempstead Rotarian Weekday evening collections, weekends static collections at Marlowes 2nd December, Bunnings 3rd December.

Thu 30th November 2017 - Santa Sleigh Collections around the Town

RCHH working with the local Community to generate funds to support local charities

Tue 28th November 2017 Youth Speaks

Debating Competition entered by local Schools to stimulate and develop intelligent minds.
Cuthbert Mayne School to host this years event.

Mon 27th November 2017 Blind Club

By Campbell, Sir Francis J. (Chisholm, Hugh, ed.) - Encyclopædia Britannica 1911, Public Domain, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=38691922 Transport, Entertainment and Refreshment provided for the Blind Club of Hemel Hempsead

Tue 21st November 2017 Business Meeting

Rotary Logo Club to discuss current projects

Tue 14th November 2017 Guest Speaker - Sarah Marshall

By Australian Paralympic Committee, CC BY-SA 3.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=16477270 Winning the Gold Medal in South Africa. Blind bowler Sarah Marshall from Berkhamsted makes a return visit.

Wed 8th November 2017 Young Chef Competition

By Matt; cropped and edited by Daniel Case - One of the hot chocolate chefs, CC BY-SA 2.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=3231856 Local schools compete for a place in the Regional Finals. Venue Kings Langley School

Tue 7th November 2017 Guest Speaker - John Waller

By Unknown - Ms 6 f.243 Battle of Agincourt, 1415, English with Flemish illuminations, from the 'St. Alban's Chronicle' by Thomas Walsingham (vellum), English School, (15th century) - Lambeth Palace Library, London, UK / The Bridgeman Art Library, Pu John's ancestor Richard was a hero at Agincourt.

Tue 31st October 2017 Christmas Sleigh Arrangements

Rotary Hemel Hempstead Sleigh Attributed to Diane Bremner 24122016 Finalising Arrangements for the forthcoming Season's Collection

Tue 24th October 2017 Guest Speaker - MP Sir Mike Penning

UK Home Office -Sir Mike Penning MP We welcome the return of The Rt Hon Mike Penning MP for Hemel and formerly Minister of State for the armed forces 2016 - 2017.

Mon 23rd October 2017 Blind Club

By Campbell, Sir Francis J. (Chisholm, Hugh, ed.) - Encyclopædia Britannica 1911, Public Domain, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=38691922 The Club to provide transport, refreshment and find entertainment for the local Blind Centre.

Tue 17th October 2017 Business Meeting & Guest District Governor

Rotary R.I.B. i. Logo Cheryl Law District Governor visinting our Club

Sat 14th October 2017 Rotary Quiz

By Pauline Eccles, CC BY-SA 2.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=13781713 In Aid of Charities Supported by Rotary. JFK School 7.30 pm prompt start. Tickets £12.50 includes food platter. Cash bar/ Raffle/Heads and Tails.

Tue 10th October 2017 Club Speaker - Des Knowles

By Brad Fergie - Own work, CC BY-SA 3.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=17826938 As an avid afficinado of the Edinburgh Fringe, member Des will tell us all about this year's activities in the capital of Scotland.

Tue 3rd October 2017 The Samaritans - Suzanne and Rachel will speak.

By Mike Kirby, CC BY-SA 2.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=13641512 Guest Speakers - Suzanne and Rachel will talk about the Samaritans

Tue 26th September 2017 Partners Evening

By Puressentiel - Own work, CC BY-SA 3.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=27058264 Special Guest Speaker - A Study of Oils

Mon 25th September 2017 Blind Club

By Campbell, Sir Francis J. (Chisholm, Hugh, ed.) - Encyclopædia Britannica 1911, Public Domain, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=38691922 Entertainment and Transport organised by the club

Tue 19th September 2017 Business Meeting

R.I.B.I. Logo Chairmen and Committee to discuss and plan projects

Tue 5th September 2017 Guest Speaker - Deputy Lord Lieutenant Derek Townsend

Former Mayor of Dacorum Derek Townsend, a long standing public servant in the Borough, will speak to the Club

Tue 22nd August 2017 Business Meeting

R.I.B.I. Logo Committees to discuss their progress

Tue 15th August 2017 Joint meeting with Berkhamsted Bulbourne Rotary Club

At Berkhamsted Cricket Club Kitcheners Fields. Entertainment, bar and cold buffet

Tue 8th August 2017 Bio Markers - a talk by Dan Garcia-West

All you need to know about measuring stuff in your blood stream which might provide insight into potential problems.

Tue 1st August 2017 Guest Speaker - Wilson Chu

Rotarian Wilson Chu will talk about his work

Tue 25th July 2017 Business Meeting

R.I.B.I. Logo Chairmen and women to discuss the forcoming years projects.

Tue 18th July 2017 Bowls Evening - Berkhamsted Bowls Club

By John S Turner, CC BY-SA 2.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=13689212 Social gathering of members and partners.
Food Provided.

Tue 11th July 2017 Guest Speaker - David Brown

By paul dickson, CC BY-SA 2.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=13371717 Bowls & Bowling

Sun 9th July 2017 President Tony Williams Farewell Tea

By Kanko from Nagasaki, Japan - Lunch Time / in Afternoon Tea, CC BY 2.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=2213598 To be held at Gaddesden Place

Tue 4th July 2017 Guest Speaker - Geoff Spring

Gas at the battle of Loos 1915
future calendar district events local events