Future meetings and events

Thu 24th May 2018 at 09.00 - Mon 28th May 2018 - 20.00 2018 Wells Cathedral to Notre Dame, Paris - Charity Cycle Ride

Day 1: Wells - Salisbury 47.5 miles, 2: to Portsmouth 48 miles + Le Havre Ferry, 3: to Evreux 66 miles, 4: to Vernon 19.5 miles, 5; to Notre Dame 54 miles details

Mon 4th June 2018 at 17.30 - 20.00 Committees (5.45) and Dinner

AGM and Business Meeting

Mon 4th June 2018 at 20.00 - 21.00 Club Council Meeting at the Swan

Sat 9th June 2018 at 19.00 - 23.00 The Divine Oscar

Oscar Wilde, the wit and humorist A special one-man show, by Peter Gilchrist, of the Wit, Wisdom and World of Oscar Wilde, performed as part of a fundraising evening for the Indian charity Reach The Unreached, in the Wells Little Theatre. details

Mon 11th June 2018 at 13.00 - 14.00 Lunch & Speaker from Heads Up charity in Wells

Mon 18th June 2018 at 18.30 - 21.00 Dinner and Club Assembly

Club Assembly and Handover

Mon 2nd July 2018 at 17.30 - 20.30 Committees (5.45) and Dinner

Mon 2nd July 2018 at 20.30 - 21.00 Club Council Meeting at the Swan

Sun 8th July 2018 at 08.00 - 16.00 Boules tournament 2018

A president at play Knockout competition held in Wells Market Square, in aid of charity, particularly the Dorset and Somerset Air Ambulance. Organised by the Wells and Avalon Rotary Clubs.

Mon 9th July 2018 at 11.30 - 12.30 Mock Interviews at Blue School

Mock interviews for youngsters, organised by the school as part of their citizenship programme

Mon 9th July 2018 at 13.00 - 14.00 Lunch & Speaker, Kathryn Lander introduces herself

Mon 16th July 2018 at 18.30 - 21.00 Dinner (6.45) and Speaker, Alice Rose - 'Life after RotEx'

Alice went to Ecuador with a Rotary Exchange programme in September 2003, living with a number of Rotarian families and attending a local school and activities, before returning in July 2004 a very different young woman. Find out more.

Mon 6th August 2018 at 17.30 - 20.30 Committees (5.45) and Dinner

Mon 6th August 2018 at 20.30 - 21.00 Club Council Meeting at the Swan

Mon 13th August 2018 at 13.00 - 14.00 Lunch & Tim Lethaby from Reach plc

Tim will be seeking to provide some useful tips for Rotary to make best use of the local journals, both to generate interest in projects and to report on our outcome.

Sat 18th August 2018 at 08.00 - 09.00 Meet the Sikhs

Bishop Peter enjoyed the day Opportunity to meet 'Good men in turbans' and experience the dance and food of Sikhs who work to help others

Mon 20th August 2018 at 18.30 - 21.00 Dinner (6.45) and Speaker, Roger Eggleton - 'What is a MAT'

Mon 27th August 2018 at 10.30 - 16.30 Palace Moat Boat Race

Rotarians do not normally get involved in the water fights but the occasion provides good Rotary exposure and contributions to Rotary charities. Rotary runs a stall at this noisy, popular, wet event at the Bishop's Palace.

Fri 31st August 2018 at 18.00 - Sun 2nd September 2018 - 13.00 Rotary Visit to St Austells

A visit by Rotarians to fellow Rotarians in St Austells, following a successful visit to Wells in November.

Mon 3rd September 2018 at 17.30 - 20.30 Committees (5.45) and Dinner

Mon 3rd September 2018 at 20.30 - 21.00 Club Council Meeting at the Swan

Mon 10th September 2018 at 13.00 - 14.00 Lunch & Speaker, Jane Gibbs, ADG - 'What is the point of Rotary District 1200?'

Mon 17th September 2018 at 18.30 - 21.00 Dinner (6.45) and Speaker

Mon 1st October 2018 at 17.30 - 20.30 Committees (5.45) and Dinner

Mon 1st October 2018 at 20.30 - 21.00 Club Council Meeting at the Swan

Mon 8th October 2018 at 13.00 - 14.00 Lunch & Speaker, a new member introduces themself

Mon 15th October 2018 at 18.30 - 21.00 Dinner (6.45) and Speaker, Dean John Davies

Mon 5th November 2018 at 17.30 - 20.30 Committees (5.45) and Dinner

Mon 5th November 2018 at 20.30 - 21.00 Club Council Meeting at the Swan

Mon 12th November 2018 at 13.00 - 14.00 Lunch & Speaker

Mon 19th November 2018 at 18.30 - 21.00 Dinner (6.45) and Speaker

Sun 2nd December 2018 at 11.00 - Thu 13th December 2018 - 13.00 Annual Reindeer Parade

Santa Claus is pulled through the streets of Wells, drawn by live reindeer.

Mon 3rd December 2018 at 17.30 - 20.30 Committees (5.45) and Dinner

Mon 3rd December 2018 at 20.30 - 21.00 Club Council Meeting at the Swan

Mon 10th December 2018 at 13.00 - 14.00 Lunch & Speaker

Mon 17th December 2018 at 18.30 - 21.00 Christmas Dinner (6.45)

Mon 7th January 2019 at 17.30 - 20.30 Committees (5.45) and Dinner

Mon 7th January 2019 at 20.30 - 21.00 Club Council Meeting at the Swan

Mon 14th January 2019 at 13.00 - 14.00 Lunch & Speaker, - 'Update on Reredos Project in St Cuthberts'

Mon 21st January 2019 at 18.30 - 21.00 Dinner (6.45) and Speaker, Helen Mullinger - 'Life as a Junior School Head'

Mon 4th February 2019 at 17.30 - 20.30 Committees (5.45) and Dinner

Mon 4th February 2019 at 20.30 - 21.00 Club Council Meeting at the Swan

Mon 11th February 2019 at 13.00 - 14.00 Lunch & Speaker

Mon 18th February 2019 at 18.30 - 21.00 Dinner (6.45) and Speaker, Daphne Rose - 'Living in a National Trust property'

Mon 4th March 2019 at 17.30 - 20.30 Committees (5.45) and Dinner

Mon 4th March 2019 at 20.30 - 21.00 Club Council Meeting at the Swan

Mon 11th March 2019 at 13.00 - 14.00 Lunch & Speaker

Mon 18th March 2019 at 18.30 - 21.00 Dinner (6.45) and Speaker, Martin Jones - 'Modern day slavery in Britain'

Mon 1st April 2019 at 17.30 - 20.30 Committees (5.45) and Dinner

Mon 1st April 2019 at 20.30 - 21.00 Club Council Meeting at the Swan

Mon 8th April 2019 at 13.00 - 14.00 Lunch & Speaker

Mon 15th April 2019 at 18.30 - 21.00 Dinner (6.45) and Speaker

Mon 13th May 2019 at 17.30 - 20.30 Committees (5.45) and Dinner

Mon 13th May 2019 at 20.30 - 21.00 Club Council Meeting at the Swan

Mon 20th May 2019 at 18.30 - 21.00 Dinner (6.45) and Speaker

Sat 1st June 2019 at 09.15 - Wed 5th June 2019 - 17.15 Rotary Conference in Hamburg

The Rotary International Conference for 2019 is being held in Hamburg and this provides an opportunity to see how RI operates as an international entity

Mon 3rd June 2019 at 17.30 - 20.30 Committees (5.45) and Dinner

Mon 3rd June 2019 at 20.30 - 21.00 Club Council Meeting at the Swan

Mon 10th June 2019 at 13.00 - 14.00 Lunch & Speaker

Mon 17th June 2019 at 18.30 - 21.00 Club Assembly and handover with Dinner