Rotary Club of Troon - welcome! Please scroll/swipe down through this page to find out more about us, in addition to the pages linked in the menu, top-left.
Rotary's own charity - Foundation - End Polio Now
For every dollar Rotary raises the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation will add two dollars more. Donate today http://www.ribi.org/what-we-do/RIBI-projects/polio-eradication/how-to-donatedetails
Do you or your group need funds? Apply here. Troon Rotary Community Support.
Each month the club donates 200 pounds to an applicant from TROON or DUNDONALD. We raise funds and allocate money to be paid out at 200 pounds a month.details
Welcome to Rotary in Troon, Ayrshire
Our main aim is to enjoy friendship, networking and to plan projects that will benefit the lives of others. We meet in the Piersland House Hotel, Troon on a Tuesday from 6pm until 8pm. Visitors are very welcome.details
Welcome from President Jyl
The Rotary Club of Troon
The Rotary Club of Troon is based in the seaside town of Troon, Ayrshire on the west coast of Scotland, UK. Weekly meetings are held in the Piersland House Hotel, KA10 6HD (01292 314747) on Tuesday evenings at 6pm for 6.15pm. Contact name: Margaret Weir (Secretary) 01292 312388. Visiting Rotarians are very welcome.
We are a group of men and women who serve the people of Troon and Dundonald. There are currently 29 active members. The Rotary Club of Troon is one of 49 clubs in District 1230.
Rotary is a volunteer organization with more than 32,000 clubs in over 200 countries and geographical areas. It initiates humanitarian projects that address challenges affecting the world today, such as hunger, poverty, and illiteracy. Rotary International is the worldwide association of Rotary clubs united under a motto of Service Above Self. SC013460
What do we do in Rotary? Take a look......2017-18
August 26th We have an evening of fellowship with friends at a BBQ.
September 30th to October 1st The annual 1230 District Conference is to take place at the Golden Jubilee Conference Hotel. This is a great fellowship opportunity where members learn about the work that Rotary is undertaking in our local communities and at national and International level.
November 7th We are helping with collection in Morrisons for Poppy Scotland.
November 19th Wintertainment is a town event where Rotarians offer community service by stewarding parades and events throughout the day. We also get to meet Santa!
November We are holding our fifth Young Musicians Competition. This vocational service encourages youngsters to participate. The winners of the two sections will be entered into the District competition to be held in the Royal Conservatoire, Glasgow.
December Throughout November and December we will be collecting new cosmetics and toiletries. These will be packaged as gifts to be donated to Women's Aid locally. This vocational project supports the group in our community. Many thanks to friends for donations.
December 12th Our Annual Christmas Dinner is to be held in the Piersland House Hotel, Troon where we will enjoy fellowship.
December 30th Bag Packing at Morrisons, Troon. We fundraise for our community fund at this event. Troon Rotary Community Support fund (TRCS) has donated £200 to many local groups in Troon and Dundonald month by month. This event is where we raise the funds to support that giving.
January 16th An evening of fellowship is planned as we celebrate a Taste of Burns.
January 22nd A Jean Armour Night will be held in Lochgreen House Hotel to mark the life of the wife of Robert Burns.
February 16th We are planning a Fiddlers'
Concert starring The Tourie Band and the 1st Troon BB Pipe Band in Troon Concert Hall. Jim McColl MBE from the
Beechgrove Garden TV programme has been invited to be our compere for the evening. This community event starts at 7.30pm and there is
a licensed bar.
March The Troon
Primary Schools' Quiz will be held in Marr College where all of the local
schools will be represented. This community venture has been a great success in recent years.
March Our District Young Musician of the Year competition will be held in the Royal Conservatoire, Glasgow. Two Troon finalists will take part.
April Our annual Beach Clean will see us removing litter from the shoreline between Barassie and Troon. Volunteers are welcome to join us in this community project.
May 18th is the date for the 11th Rotary Ball. This Year’s Themed Ball takes place in Lochgreen Hotel where 140 guests and friends will enjoy an evening of splendid food, music and fellowship. This is our main fundraiser for the year and proceeds will support Rotary projects (Local, National and International) as well as selected charities (tbc).
June We have our fellowship Safari Supper where members share a fellowship meal together in each other’s homes.
July 3rd The End of Year Handover Dinner.
Meetings and events happening soon
Tuesday 17th October 18.00
District Governor's visit
Tuesday 24th October 18.00
'Climb Every Mountain@ - Nigel Marshall
Tuesday 31st October 18.00
Tuesday 7th November 18.00
Digital Wills - Alastair Reid
Sunday 12th November 10.00
Tuesday 14th November 18.00
Ceramic Art - Richie Cameron
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