Completed meetings and events 2017-2018
Tue 26th June 2018 TREASURE HUNTChris (Drury) is organising a Treasure Hunt this evening, detail to follow
Tue 19th June 2018 PRESIDENTIAL HANDOVER at Three ChoirsPresident Richard Brown will hand over to PE Richard Taylor
Thu 14th June 2018 District BOULES v Royal Forest of Dean (AWAY)Meet 6pm at Forest Hills Golf Club for 6.30pm start. Team: Paul (Charter), Paul (Lassman), Tony, Barrie, John (Buckley), Chris. Reserve President Richard. (Sandwiches & chips @ £5). Organiser Paul (Charter)
Tue 12th June 2018 'Who do you think you are ?'at Three ChoirsBrian Robbins will present a talk on Family Trees etc
Tue 5th June 2018 CLUB ASSEMBLY at Three ChoirsClub Assembly. (Area 7 AG Jacqui Skone may attend this meeting)
Tue 29th May 2018 NO MEETING THIS EVENINGNo meeting as this Tuesday follows a Bank Holiday Monday
Tue 15th May 2018 BUSINESS MEETING at Three ChoirsBusiness updates
Tue 8th May 2018 NO MEETING THIS EVENINGTuesday following Bank Holiday Monday
Tue 1st May 2018 ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING at Three ChoirsClub AGM to commence at 8pm approx. after Dinner
Tue 24th April 2018 RED LION at Wainlodes SOCIAL EVENINGNeil is organising this evening. 'Pie & a Pint' evening !
Tue 10th April 2018 TEAM MEETINGS at Three ChoirsTeam Leaders to discuss / plan events / activities etc with their Team members
Tue 3rd April 2018 NO MEETING THIS EVENINGNo meeting as this Tuesday follows Bank Holiday Easter Monday
Tue 27th March 2018 CPR and Defibrillator training at RODWAY GOLF CLUB, HIGHNAMAt Rodway Hill Golf Club, HIGHNAM
Meal at £15 : steak & guiness puff pastry top pie & chips, peas
followed by vanilla cheesecake & cream, tea/coffee & mints. Apologies by 23rd to John, please?
Organiser John Buckley
Tue 20th March 2018 Speaker at Three Choirs: Frances Beavis 'Newent Guides in Pune''Newent Guides in Pune':Frances will give a presentation of her visit to the World Guide Centre in Pune, India , which she visited in January, along with her daughter.
Tue 13th March 2018 Andrew Lloyd: District Boules presentation at 3 ChoirsOrganiser Paul Charter: Andrew will talk thro' the rules ,how to play the game to prepare members for the Newent Club Team that will compete in a league of 7 clubs.
Tue 6th March 2018 Ten Pin Bowling at Barnwood
Tue 20th February 2018 Speaker Evening at Three Choirs BILL ANDERTONBill will be giving a presentation about the Newent Orchestra. Brian is the organiser this evening.
Mon 19th February 2018 Round 3 District Skittles v Monmouth Club AWAYTeam to Meet 7pm for 7.30pm start at The Royal Oak, Hereford Road, Monmouth.NP25 5SR. Sandwiches & chips at £3.
Barrie is Team organiser, please confirm your availability.
Tue 13th February 2018 Isla Sutton on her forthcoming trip to Peru with Camps International.Three Choirs, Organiser Mike Cook
Tue 6th February 2018 Cooking at Newent SchoolAlways popular chance to improve our cooking skills, Ladies invited to taste later... Organiser Mike Crowther
Tue 30th January 2018 Speaker and Dinner - Three Choirs
Tue 23rd January 2018 Wine evening - LaithwaitesMeet 6.30pm at Laithwaites, Gloucester Trading Estate, Brockworth. Wine tasting plus cheese & biscuits. Organised by Tony
Tue 16th January 2018 Threatre VisitJohn B has arranged a trip to the Everyman in Cheltenham + Ladies
Tue 9th January 2018 Business Meeting - 3 ChoirsWassail cancelled - meet at 3 choirs instead
Tue 2nd January 2018 NO MEETINGNo meeting Tuesday after Bank Holiday
Wed 20th December 2017 Father Christmas visit to HIGHNAMDay 2 of our Highnam Sleigh visit: start at Playing field layby, then roads off Brimsome Meadow, roads off Williams Orchard, Turners Close, Park Brake, Farthing Croft, Beech Close, then to Over.
Tue 19th December 2017 CAROL SERVICE at Taynton ChurchPresident Richard has arranged this year's service at his local Taynton Church. Members plus WIVES & partners.
Mon 18th December 2017 Father Christmas visit to HIGHNAMDay 1 of Sleigh visit :Visit to Highnam Day Nursery at 4.45pm, then Maidenhall, the Range, roads off Limekiln, roads off Poole Ground, roads off Hillcrest, roads of Wetherleigh Drive , finish at school about 7pm approx.
Thu 14th December 2017 Father Christmas visit to NewentDay 2 of our Sleigh visit to Newent
Wed 13th December 2017 Father Christmas visits NewentRotarians & Father Christmas on his sleigh, street visits in Newent, day 1
Tue 12th December 2017 Club Meeting - 3 ChoirsOrganiser Paul Gurney
Tue 5th December 2017 PUBLIC SPEAKING Competition at Corse Lawn HotelNewent School students compete for the Annual Rotary Award.
Tue 28th November 2017 Club meeting - 3 ChoirsOrganiser John Fortnam
Mon 27th November 2017 DISTRICT QUIZ first roundNewent take on Ross & Monmouth Clubs at the Chase Hotel, Ross, with members Richard (Taylor) , Paul (Lassman), & John (Buckley) representing the Club. Meal @ 7pm (fish or meat) £10. Time keeper required, contact Dr John please. Supporters welcome!
Sat 25th November 2017 PENYARD HOUSE, Ross. Newent Club 40th CelebrationDinner dance at Penyard House nr Ross to celebrate our 40th year. Organiser President Richard
Tue 21st November 2017 BUSINESS MEETING at Three ChoirsTeam Leaders to update members after discussions with their Teams
Mon 20th November 2017 Newent School YEAR 8 CAREERS CIRCUS.Ref Pippa: The Circus activity for year 8 students is in the main hall starting 8.30am, finish at 12.45
Tue 14th November 2017 YOUNG MUSICIAN Competition EveningOrganiser Brian. Venue Sportsmans Bar, Newent School
Tue 7th November 2017 Family Bonfire Display at Clive'sClive welcomes Rotary friends & their families to a Bonfire and mega fireworks display at his home. Inner Wheel members are kindly preparing & providing refreshments for a small charge, all pay.
Tue 31st October 2017 Club SPECIAL GENERAL MEETING at Three ChoirsAt the annual SGM, members vote to accept the Club accounts , presented by Treasurer Tony. Also PE Richard will confirm his team of officers for next year, together with Conference voting delegates etc.
Tue 24th October 2017 Club Meetingdetail to follow?
Tue 17th October 2017 Club Meeting - 3 ChoirsSpeaker Mike Stratford
Tue 10th October 2017 Club Meeting - 3 ChoirsSpeaker Julie Simmons
Venue 3 Choirs
Thu 5th October 2017 Area 7 Meeting at The Chase Hotel, Ross on WyeAG Colin Hunt will chair his second Area meeting . Club members are invited to attend, please confirm via our President Richard. Many of us will be on our Peter Lane Golf Tour & so unable to attend.
Wed 4th October 2017 - Thu 5th October 2017 Club Golf Tour to DartmouthOur two day away golf tour to Dartmouth Golf Club where members will compete for the prestigious trophy & consume lots of beers etc!
Organiser & handicap officer is David
Tue 3rd October 2017 COMMITTEE MEETINGS at Three ChoirsTeam Leaders to update Meeting following discussion with Team Members
Tue 26th September 2017 OVER BARN HIGHNAM: Speaker evening, 'Flight of the Swans'+ OUR LADIESOUR LADIES are invited to join us for a speaker evening, presentation on 'Flight of the Swans' by Rob Keene. Organiser Mike Cook. BBQ @ £16 per head, please pay Mike in advance.
Tue 19th September 2017 THREE CHOIRS: Speaker Evening , Paul Lassman on AfricaOriginal speaker Zog Z unable to attend, so our own Paul L will be speaking on his travels thro' Africa, thanks for stepping in Paul.
Tue 12th September 2017 THREE CHOIRS: Social evening, maybe John will set up a Quiz.Speaker cried off, so just a social evening for members.
Sat 9th September 2017 NEWENT ONION FAYRE..........?It is the 22nd Newent Onion Fayre. Are we planning to operate our 'charity skittle alley' again this year ?
Wed 6th September 2017 INNER WHEEL visit to 'Marie's Coffee Shop'President Marie of Newent Inner Wheel has kindly invited members of the Rotary Club to join Inner Wheel members on a visit to her cottage renovation & development. Meet at the Scarr GL18 1DQ at 6pm. Please park cars in Bailey Lane End.
Tue 5th September 2017 CLUB SPORTS EVENING at Aylescroft Farm (Bruce's home)Members can try their luck at archery & rifle shooting this evening, followed by Bruce's delicious BBQ !
Tue 29th August 2017 NO MEETING THIS EVENINGThis Tuesday follows a Bank Holiday Monday, therefore no Club meeting
Tue 22nd August 2017 Club Social EveningUnfortunately the boat trip from Gloucester is cancelled due to insufficient numbers. Therefore a members social evening is being planned as alternative, President to advise detail in due course.
Tue 15th August 2017 THREE CHOIRS: CLUB BUSINESS MEETINGIndividual meetings of the quarter committees, followed by reports from Team Leaders.Organiser: President, collect money Paul Lassman
Tue 8th August 2017 DRIVERS ,TIBBERTON: BBQ @ Tony & Joanna'sMembers BBQ & fellowship at Drivers, Tibberton, courtesy of our kind hosts Tony & Joanna. Please meet asap after 6.30pm
Tue 1st August 2017 Club Speaker Meeting: A Magical EveningOur Speaker is Kerry Scorah. Organiser is Richard (Taylor) & Host is Paul (Lassman)
Tue 25th July 2017 THREE CHOIRS: DG Alan Hudson visit to Newent ClubTHREE CHOIRS: DG Alan will update members on his vision, plans, & objectives for his year.
Tue 18th July 2017 TWIN LAKES: Par 3 GOLF at South Herefordshire Golf ClubFun golf evening at SHGC on the Par 3, 9 hole course , followed by dinner. Organiser: David Rippe, collect money: Secretary.
Tue 11th July 2017 THREE CHOIRS: CLUB HANDOVER EVENINGPresident Clive will be handing over the chain of office to our President Elect Richard this evening. Dress code: black tie please. Collect money: Mike Cook
Tue 4th July 2017 THREE CHOIRS: BUSINESS MEETINGIndividual Quarter committee meetings followed by Team Leader's reports. Organiser: President, Collect money: Paul Lassman