Future meetings and events

Fri 21st September 2018 at 12.45 - 14.00 Weekly Club Meeting - Informal

Informal meetings are held every 6 weeks and allow club members to gather in fellowship without a speaker or top table.
Members are encouraged to sit in their committees to discuss committee business. Top table Officers will sit among the membership

Fri 28th September 2018 at 12.45 - 14.00 Weekly Club Meeting

Speaker: District Governor Agnes Ritchie PHF

Fri 5th October 2018 at 12.45 - 14.00 Weekly Club Meeting

Speaker: Colin Crosbie - “A Return to Auchincruive via Windsor and Wisely” details

Tue 9th October 2018 at 17.30 - 19.00 Monthly Council Meeting

Fri 12th October 2018 at 12.45 - 14.00 Weekly Club Meeting

Speaker: Colin Vooght, President of The Rotary Club of Ayr - “Armed Forces Covenant”

Sun 14th October 2018 at 13.45 - 16.00 Cycle Path Clean Up

The Rotary Club of Dumfries via it's Community & Vocational Committee adopted a mile of Dumfries & Galloway's Cycle Paths a few years ago and have committed to cleaning up this community facility twice a year. details

Fri 19th October 2018 at 12.45 - 14.00 Weekly Club Meeting

Speakers: Bill Lawson & Bill Meadows - “Cruck Cottage” details

Wed 24th October 2018 - 23.55 World Polio Day 2018

One of the biggest dates in the Rotary Calendar. One of the best opportunities to tell the Rotary Polio Story. details

Fri 26th October 2018 at 12.45 - 14.00 Weekly Club Meeting

Speaker: Michael Cook - “St John of Jerusalem Eye Hospital” details

Fri 2nd November 2018 at 12.45 - 14.00 Weekly Club Meeting - Informal

Informal meetings are held every 6 weeks and allow club members to gather in fellowship without a speaker or top table.
Members are encouraged to sit in their committees to discuss committee business. Top table Officers will sit among the membership

Fri 9th November 2018 at 12.45 - 14.00 Weekly Club Meeting

Speaker: David Dutton - “Armistice Day 1918” details

Tue 13th November 2018 at 17.30 - 19.00 Monthly Council Meeting

Fri 16th November 2018 at 12.45 - 14.00 Weekly Club Meeting - Business Meeting

In Rotary a business meeting relates to the business of the club. Generally held twice a year, business meetings are led by the club president who invites the convenors and club officers to discuss their area of business for the benefit of club members.

Fri 23rd November 2018 at 10.00 - Sat 24th November 2018 - 16.00 Rotary Christmas Bag Packing Fundraiser

Members of The Rotary Club of Dumfries offer a Bag Packing Service to customers in the Food Hall of M&S Dumfries for a donation... details

Fri 23rd November 2018 at 12.45 - 14.00 Weekly Club Meeting

Speaker: Toby McCartney - "Plastic Roads" details

Sat 24th November 2018 at 10.00 - 16.00 Rotary Christmas Bag Packing Fundraiser

Members of The Rotary Club of Dumfries offer a Bag Packing Service to customers in the Food Hall of M&S Dumfries for a donation... details

Thu 29th November 2018 at 14.00 - 16.30 Rotary's Young Musician Competition, Dumfries (Local) Heat

Share your gift of song or mastery of a musical instrument in Rotary's Young Musician competition details

Fri 30th November 2018 at 12.45 - 14.00 Weekly Club Meeting

Speaker: Greg Cameron - “Project Search” details

Tue 4th December 2018 at 11.30 - 14.00 Rotary Kids Out Festive Fun Day

Building on the success of the National Rotary KidsOut Day, a second annual big day out for the same groups. Taking place on the first Tuesday in December each year

Fri 7th December 2018 at 12.45 - 14.00 Weekly Club Meeting

Speaker: Joe Woollcott, Fundraising Manager for Brain Tumour Research in Scotland. details

Tue 11th December 2018 at 17.30 - 19.00 Monthly Council Meeting

Fri 14th December 2018 at 12.45 - 14.00 Weekly Club Meeting - Christmas Lunch

Fri 21st December 2018 at 12.45 - 14.00 Weekly Club Meeting - Informal with Christmas Message

This meeting is an informal meeting during which a Christmas message will be delivered to the club membership by The Reverend Janice Aiton of St John’s, Dumfries

Fri 4th January 2019 at 12.45 - 14.00 Weekly Club Meeting

Speaker: Frazer Donaldson- “The role of Podiatry” details

Tue 8th January 2019 at 17.30 - 19.00 Monthly Council Meeting

Fri 11th January 2019 at 12.45 - 14.00 Weekly Club Meeting

Speaker: Jake Anderson - “International Fire and Rescue Association” details

Fri 18th January 2019 at 12.45 - 14.00 Weekly Club Meeting

Speaker: David Reid - “Dumfries & Galloway Aviation Museum”

Tue 22nd January 2019 at 18.30 - 20.30 Rotary's Primary Schools Speechmaking Competition.

This is the first round of the competition... details

Fri 25th January 2019 at 12.45 - 14.00 Weekly Club Meeting - Informal

Informal meetings are held every 6 weeks and allow club members to gather in fellowship without a speaker or top table.
Members are encouraged to sit in their committees to discuss committee business. Top table Officers will sit among the membership

Fri 1st February 2019 at 12.45 - 14.00 Weekly Club Meeting

Speaker: Karen Smith, Governor HMP Dumfries - “Your Local Prison” details

Fri 1st February 2019 at 19.30 - 21.30 The BIG Rotary Quiz

Four Fridays fundraising via a team quiz.
More detail to follow...

Fri 8th February 2019 at 12.45 - 14.00 Weekly Club Meeting

Speaker: Linda McLachlan - “Soul Soup” details

Fri 8th February 2019 at 19.30 - 21.30 The BIG Rotary Quiz

Four Fridays fundraising via a team quiz
More details to follow...

Tue 12th February 2019 at 17.30 - 19.00 Monthly Council Meeting

Thu 14th February 2019 at 19.30 - 21.30 Rotary’s Young Musician Competition. Area Final

Share your gift of song or mastery of a musical instrument in Rotary’s Young Musician Competition details

Fri 15th February 2019 at 12.45 - 14.00 Weekly Club Meeting

Fri 15th February 2019 at 19.30 - 21.30 The BIG Rotary Quiz

Four Fridays fundraising via a team quiz.
More details to follow...

Fri 22nd February 2019 at 12.45 - 14.00 Weekly Club Meeting

Fri 22nd February 2019 at 19.30 - 21.30 The BIG Rotary Quiz

Four Fridays fundraising via a team quiz.
More details to follow...

Fri 1st March 2019 at 12.45 - 14.00 Weekly Club Meeting

Fri 8th March 2019 at 12.45 - 14.00 Weekly Club Meeting - Informal

Informal meetings are held every 6 weeks and allow club members to gather in fellowship without a speaker or top table.
Members are encouraged to sit in their committees to discuss committee business. Top table Officers will sit among the membership

Fri 8th March 2019 at 12.45 - 14.00 Weekly Club Meeting - Informal

Informal meetings are held every 6 weeks and allow club members to gather in fellowship without a speaker or top table.
Members are encouraged to sit in their committees to discuss committee business. Top table Officers will sit among the membership

Tue 12th March 2019 at 17.30 - 19.00 Monthly Council Meeting

Fri 15th March 2019 at 12.45 - 14.00 Weekly Club Meeting - Business Meeting

In Rotary a business meeting relates to the business of the club. Generally held twice a year, business meetings are led by the club president who invites the convenors and club officers to discuss their area of business for the benefit of club members.

Tue 19th March 2019 at 18.30 - 20.30 Rotary's Primary Schools Speechmaking Competition.

The Final! details

Fri 22nd March 2019 at 12.45 - 14.00 Weekly Club Meeting

Speakers: The Winners of Rotary’s Primary School Speechmaking Competition

Fri 29th March 2019 at 12.45 - 14.00 Weekly Club Meeting

Speaker: Tony McIlwrick - “Full Circle English-style Ringing” details

Fri 5th April 2019 at 12.45 - 14.00 Weekly Club Meeting

Tue 9th April 2019 at 17.30 - 19.00 Monthly Council Meeting

Tue 9th April 2019 at 17.30 - 19.00 Monthly Council Meeting

Fri 12th April 2019 at 12.45 - 14.00 Weekly Club Meeting

Fri 19th April 2019 at 12.45 - 14.00 Weekly Club Meeting - Informal with Easter Message


Fri 26th April 2019 at 12.45 - 14.00 Weekly Club Meeting

Speaker: Tom Aitken, Past President of The Rotary Club of Dumfries - “Memories of the Yangtze Incident 1949” details

Fri 3rd May 2019 at 12.30 - 14.00 Weekly Club Meeting: Annual General Meeting

The Annual General Meeting is led by the club president and they invite the various convenors and club officers to discuss their areas of business for the benefit of the general club membership.

Fri 10th May 2019 at 12.45 - 14.00 Weekly Club Meeting

Tue 14th May 2019 at 17.30 - 19.00 Monthly Council Meeting

Fri 17th May 2019 at 12.45 - 14.00 Weekly Club Meeting

Fri 24th May 2019 at 12.45 - 14.00 Weekly Club Meeting

Fri 31st May 2019 at 12.45 - 14.00 Weekly Club Meeting - Informal

Informal meetings are held every 6 weeks and allow club members to gather in fellowship without a speaker or top table.
Members are encouraged to sit in their committees to discuss committee business. Top table Officers will sit among the membership

Fri 7th June 2019 at 12.45 - 14.00 Weekly Club Meeting - Club Assembly Meeting

In Rotary a club assembly is when the members get together to discuss the status of the club.
The incoming president will offer an insight to the coming year, reveal the new convenors, committees and some of the events/items upcoming for their year.

Tue 11th June 2019 at 17.30 - 19.00 Monthly Council Meeting

Wed 12th June 2019 at 11.00 - 14.00 Rotary Kids Out National Fun Day

The biggest single outing for disadvantaged children in the UK. The National Day Out is run nationally in conjunction with Kids Out 'the fun & happiness" charity and is always on the second Wednesday in June.

Fri 14th June 2019 at 12.45 - 14.00 Weekly Club Meeting

Fri 21st June 2019 at 12.45 - 14.00 Weekly Club Meeting

Wed 26th June 2019 at 08.00 - 16.00 Annual Charity Am Am Golf Tournament

The 29th year of this fundraiser...

Fri 28th June 2019 at 12.45 - 14.00 Weekly Club Meeting