Completed meetings and events 2019-2020

Thu 26th March 2020 Crazy Whist Evening

A play on the 'Whist Drive' game but without the serious, studious element! A modest charge is made to include for a 'finger buffet'.

Tue 3rd March 2020 Council Meeting

Matters relating to the smooth efficient running of the club are tabled for discussion.

Tue 3rd March 2020 Fellowship Evening

The club weekly meeting after the night of the 'President's Gala Evening' so there will be much to discuss.

Sat 29th February 2020 - Sun 1st March 2020 President's Gala Evening

An evening of food, fun, fund-raising and dancing. Attendees dress in more formal attire and chance their luck at a well-stocked Tombola Stand and will also try for the winning Ballot Ticket in the President's Prize Draw - a vey, very special prize!

Tue 25th February 2020 Club Meeting - Fellowship Evening

An open meeting with the opportunity to discuss a variety of topics over and after the ensuing meal.

Tue 18th February 2020 Club Meeting - Fellowship Evening

An open meeting with the opportunity to discuss a variety of topics over/after the ensuing meal.

Tue 11th February 2020 Business Meeting

Members hear reports from Council and Committee Convenors. There is opportunity to discuss project developments and future meetings/events.

Tue 4th February 2020 Council Meeting

Matters regarding the efficient running of the club are discussed and if necessary recommendations agreed for presentation at a following Monthly Business Meeting.

Sat 1st February 2020 District Council Meeting - Louis Fitzgerald Hotel, Dublin

Club representatives/members gather for the second District Council Meeting of the Rotary Year. District Officers (the Executive) report on projects with presentations from clubs and invited speakers.

Tue 28th January 2020 Rotary Basics

Vocational Service provide some 'Rotary Education' - the Rotary International Presidential Citation. Also the message of Rotary's 'Vision Statement'.

Tue 21st January 2020 Business Meeting

Members hear reports from Committee Convenors and the previous Council Meeting. They have opportunity to suggest aspects in relation to the improvement of the activities of the club.

Tue 14th January 2020 Council Meeting

Matters pertaining to the efficient running of the club are discussed and any necessary recommendations agreed for presentation at the following Monthly Business Meeting.

Tue 14th January 2020 Fellowship Evening

Over a meal members have the opportunity to discuss and share developments on current and upcoming club/district projects.

Tue 7th January 2020 New Year Message

Rev David Kale delivers an inspirational talk at this the first club meeting of 2020.

Tue 31st December 2019 Holiday

No club meeting.

Tue 24th December 2019 Holiday

No club meeting.

Tue 17th December 2019 Club Christmas Party Evening

A fun evening of Christmas fare, Quiz and Ballot of various prizes.

Tue 10th December 2019 Business Meeting

Reports received from recent Council Meeting and Service Committee Convenors.

Tue 3rd December 2019 Council Meeting

Matters pertaining to the efficient running of the club are discussed and any necessary recommendations agreed for presentation at the following Monthly Business Meeting.

Tue 3rd December 2019 Fellowship Evening

Whilst sharing a meal, members have opportunity to discuss Rotary matters and impending meetings.

Tue 26th November 2019 Business Meeting & Special General Meeting

Reports from recent Council Meeting and Service Committee Convenors are received at the Business Meeting. The SGM includes the club accounts for Year End 30 June 2019 and the election of various club officers for Rotary Year 2020/21.

Tue 19th November 2019 President-elect Ken Nixon - Rotary Club Belfast

Retired Resident Magistrate Ken Nixon shares some of his more memorable experiences as both a County Court Judge and Resident Magistrate.

Tue 19th November 2019 President-elect Ken Nixon - Rotary Club Belfast

Retired Resident Magistrate Ken Nixon shares some of his more memorable experiences as both a County Court Judge and Resident Magistrate.

Tue 12th November 2019 Council Meeting

Matters pertaining to the efficient running of the club are discussed and any necessary recommendations agreed for presentation at the following Monthly Business Meeting.

Tue 12th November 2019 Fellowship Evening

Members, over the meal, share information on a variety of topics.

Tue 5th November 2019 Away Evening - Academy Restaurant, Ulster University

A fun occasion for a change of venue with no formal meeting procedure and an opportunity to invite guests, prospective members

Tue 29th October 2019 Travels in Australia & New Zealand

Member Rotarian Peter Watson presents a Rotarian's perspective of travels he and his wife Catherine undertook to Australia & New Zealand

Tue 22nd October 2019 Job Talk - Rotarian Chi-Wai Chan

Chi-Wai is a lecturer at Queen's University Belfast in mechanical engineering and has a particular interest in the welfare and well-being of the universities international students

Tue 15th October 2019 President of Newtownabbey Probus Club

President Noel Lamont reported on the well-being and activities of the Newtownabbey Probus Club

Tue 8th October 2019 Business Meeting

Reports and discussion on business from Council Meeting and committee chairpersons

Tue 1st October 2019 Council Meeting

Matters pertaining to the efficient running of the club are discussed and any necessary recommendations agreed for presentation at the following Monthly Business Meeting.

Tue 1st October 2019 Fellowship Evening

No specific business but an opportunity for updates on current and future projects

Fri 27th September 2019 - Sun 29th September 2019 District Conference 2019: Hilton Hotel, Templepatrick, Co. Antrim

A week-end of fun and fellowship (not to mention some sharing and learning) that brings Rotarians from all over Ireland and indeed beyond the island. It culminates with a grand evening on the Saturday.

Tue 24th September 2019 Professor Michael Kerr - "Thatcher - The Hunger Strike"

Michael Kerr is professor of Conflict Studies at the Department of War Studies and Director of the Centre for Study of Divided Societies

Tue 17th September 2019 No Club Meeting

Members invited to attend multi-club meeting hosted by Rotary Club Carrickfergus for visit of District Governor William Cross

Tue 10th September 2019 Business Meeting

Reports are received on outcomes of Council Meeting and from committee chairpersons

Tue 3rd September 2019 Council Meeting

Matters pertaining to the efficient running of the club are discussed and any necessary recommendations agreed for presentation at the following Monthly Business Meeting.

Tue 3rd September 2019 Fellowship Evening

Opportunity for discussion of projects, current and proposed

Tue 27th August 2019 Fellowship Evening

Open discussion of ongoing and upcoming projects

Tue 20th August 2019 Fellowship Evening & Induction

New member Rotarian Roland Bailie inducted on transfer from Rotary Club Belfast Fortwilliam

Tue 13th August 2019 Business Meeting

Several reports received: outcome of recent Council Meeting; and committee chairpersons provide updates

Tue 6th August 2019 Council Meeting

Matters pertaining to the efficient running of the club are discussed and recommendations may be agreed for presentation at a following Business Meeting.

Tue 6th August 2019 Fellowship Evening

Opportunity for free discussion - ongoing and upcoming projects

Tue 30th July 2019 Business Meeting

Reports received from Council and Committee Chairpersons together with any other appropriate business

Tue 23rd July 2019 No Club Meeting

Holiday

Tue 16th July 2019 No Club Meeting

Holiday

Tue 9th July 2019 No Club Meeting

Holiday

Tue 2nd July 2019 Council Meeting

Matters pertaining to the efficient running of the club are discussed and recommendations agreed for presentation at a following Business Meeting.

Tue 2nd July 2019 Change-over & President's Address

Installation of President Iain Patterson, Officers and Committee Chairpersons
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