A view of the Broads-  Upton Family Day and Charity WalkCountdown to: Upton Family Day and Charity Walk - Sun 20th May at 09.00

Sponsored walk for various charities starting from Upton Village Hall

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About us

Norwich Centenary - the Rotary Club with the reputation for having fun. Here we are pretending to be twitchers at a summer night out at the RSPB's Bird Reserve at Strumpshaw Fen



We are probably the only Rotary Club to ever get a visit from Miss England  

Norwich Centenary Rotary Club is the youngest of Norwich�s six Rotary clubs. It was formed in 2005, the centenary of the world�s first Rotary club founded in Chicago, USA.

Norwich Centenary Rotary Club meet every Wednesday at Mercure Hotel on Boundary Road NR3 2BA in Norwich at 6.15pm for 6.30pm

See below our 3 latest members, Chris, Ros & Brin, with President Rosemary

The accent is on informality and fun. Our meetings start with a one-course meal, sometimes followed by a speaker. Meetings last around 90 minutes.

Like all Rotary clubs, Norwich Centenary has an active social programme and we raise thousands or pounds each your for a variety charities, many of them in the local area (see Charities Helped). We support mant local charities including EACH, The Wherry School, 

We organise an annual quiz on behalf of local charity Sing Your Heart Out. Here's what the charity has to say about us...

"The quiz was fantastic. Everyone had a great evening � and the outcome in money terms is better than I could have hoped for. All of your Rotary colleagues were lovely � and everyone I spoke to said so, and how nice it was that you all seemed to be having fun too.You know that SYHO is aimed primarily at people with mental health problems � this is still such a stigma in our society, and having Rotary stand up and say this is a cause that matters is equally important to us as the money. THANK YOU SO MUCH!" - Maggie Wheeler (Former Chair Norfolk & Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust)

We always invite prospective new members to try a couple of meetings before being joining.


You are sure of a very warm welcome!

Happening soon...

Meetings and events happening soon

Wednesday 25th April 18.15

First Round of District Quiz

Club team of 6 against a team from Norwich RC

Wednesday 2nd May 18.15

Business meeting & final planning for Upton Walk

Discuss past month & review future plans plus planning for Upton Walk on 20.5

Wednesday 9th May 18.15

"The Realities of Social Work research"

Talk from Jenny Wilding & Mark Barton

Wednesday 16th May 18.15

Events planning

Last meeting before Upton Walk on 20.5 plus discuss Charter Night on 20.6

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Meetings & Venue

Where and when:

We meet on Wednesdays at 18:15 for 18:30
(We often arrange "away" meetings on any fifth Wednesday of the month. Call Secretary on 01603 701164 to check our plans.)
Mercure Hotel
121-131 Boundary Road
Norwich NR3 2BA

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