Completed meetings and events 2016-2017

Wed 14th June 2017 Croquet vs Yelverton

£10 inc pasty & glass of wine, at Plymouth Croquet Club

Mon 5th June 2017 Meal, and Margaret Stenning on 'Homestart'.


Mon 22nd May 2017 Meal and talk by Graham Reed on 'Glass'


Mon 15th May 2017 Meal & launch of Dementia Awareness Cards & Bracelets

in Bedford Hotel's Gallery 26 Function Suite. Family & Friends welcome.

Mon 8th May 2017 Business meeting


Mon 1st May 2017 NO MEETING as is Monday Bank Holiday !!


Mon 24th April 2017 Meeting and talk by West Dartmoor U3A

Meal 6.30pm

Mon 17th April 2017 Easter Monday NO MEEETING !!


Mon 10th April 2017 Business Meeting after a meal

Mon 3rd April 2017 Meal, and talk by Paul on 'Defibrillator'


Mon 27th March 2017 Our SVP Guru guides us through The Local Plan


Mon 20th March 2017 Red Flowers and a Bag of Old Bones

by Barry Picken

Fri 17th March 2017 for 7.30pm Skittles Area Final at The Westward Inn, Lee Mill

vs Ashburton Rotary Club

Mon 13th March 2017 Business Meeting after a meal


Mon 6th March 2017 Devon Country Youth Band


Mon 27th February 2017 Meal with Partners & Guests. Cheque for P H Leukaemia Fund to Adrian Copplestone

A cheque to pay for one of the pumps for use for Patients on the ward.
Please inform President Catherine as to whether you can attend, with or without Partner/Guests

Wed 22nd February 2017 Youthspeaks Senior Area round at Mount Kelly Senior School


Tue 21st February 2017 Youthspeaks Junior Area round at Mount Kelly Senior School


Mon 20th February 2017 Tamar Valley AONB Corinna Woodall

= Area of Oustanding Natural Beauty!

Thu 16th February 2017 Lion's Quiz, joint social event with Rotary

At Tavistock Golf Club. £5 inc. a buffet supper.
the quiz will be very different from the average pub quiz and as quoted from Steve Hipsey ' The questions involve a lot visual and aural clues and questions & lots of tactics reqd. Should be fun!

Mon 13th February 2017 6.30 meal and business meeting


Sat 11th February 2017 Barn Dance, Yelverton Rotary Club's event.

Come & enjoy a lively evening!

Wed 8th February 2017 Quiz at The Whitty

Come & enjoy a convivial evening, & help raise funds for Rotary at the same time.

Mon 6th February 2017 Peter Hearn on 'silver greyhounds'


Tue 31st January 2017 Poetry Evening with Partners and Guests at Tavistock Golf Club

The Thespians are ready!

Mon 23rd January 2017 U3A. Starts 6.45pm!! after YouthSpeaks at Mount Kelly School from 4.30pm

details to follow

Mon 23rd January 2017 YouthSpeaks Intermediate & Senior Teams 1st round

at Mount Kelly Senior School, in the Library.

Tue 17th January 2017 Youthspeaks, Junior Local round at Mount Kelly Junior School

nine teams entered (by mid November).

Mon 16th January 2017 Alison Fenn of Chicks: From Warmonger to Chugger

talk after meal and meeting.

Mon 9th January 2017 1st meeting of 2017. Business and Fellowship.


Mon 2nd January 2017 NO MEETING TODAY ! !


Mon 19th December 2016 meal and fellowship


Mon 12th December 2016 Meal, Special AGM then business meeting

Special AGM = Election of Officers for 2017 - 18.
Please send your reports or AOB to the Secretary by Friday 9th Dec

Sat 10th December 2016 Chicks Santa Run, 1.5 miles, start in Bedford Square, Tavistock

Runners get a free Santa Suit! Visit
If you want to be a runner, please contact

Tue 6th December 2016 - Wed 21st December 2016 All Dec: Santa sleigh round Tavistock

Started 2nd Dec. The Christmas Collection raised £3,134 total! Fantastic! Thankyou for help from The Inner Wheel, Morrisons and Tesco Stores, and the generous donations from many many people. read more...

Mon 28th November 2016 5pm tour of Guildhall, guided by Andrew Thompson, then 6.30pm meal with DG Stephen Lay and his wife Carol. Book in for your meal before going over to The Guildhall please!

Private tour arranged of The Guildhall with the plans for renovation. Then over to The Bedford Hotel for the 6.30pm meal. Please book in with The Bedford Hotel before going over to The Guildhall !

Fri 25th November 2016 Tavistock Dickensian Evening

Rotary will host Father Christmas for children to visit

Wed 23rd November 2016 Christmas Tree decoration at St Eustachius Church

for our entry for the Competition. Then you can vote for the best decorated tree! All Members welcome to work or 'comment'...

Mon 21st November 2016 From Behind the Camera James Bird

our Tavistock Times Photographer

Thu 17th November 2016 - Sun 20th November 2016 Thurs, Sat & Sunday: Rotary Grocery Draw ticket sales at Morrisons

on Thursday, Saturday and Sunday.
Prize is £250 of Morrisons Groceries, draw itself in December

Mon 14th November 2016 Business + AG Wally Lake with DG's video message

due to DG being unable to visit at present

Sun 13th November 2016 Remembrance Sunday

Meet outside the arch for the Service and wreath laying.

Mon 7th November 2016 Fellowship & memories of the last 70 years

Our celebration of the 70th anniversary of the Club's founding

Wed 2nd November 2016 Quiz Night at The Whitty

Tables of up to 6 people.

Mon 24th October 2016 Adrian Copplestone on Leukaemia treatment locally

Leukaemia treatment at Derriford Hospital, and fundraising for this

Wed 12th October 2016 Goosie Fair - setting up from 7am, opens 9ish

Stall selling books & 'this&that' just up from The Bedford Hotel, and 'guess the weight' of the two geese on the grass of Abbey Surgery read more...

Mon 10th October 2016 Meal, business meeting & fellowship


Wed 3rd August 2016 Quiz at 'The Whitty'

= The Whitchurch Inn, in aid of a Rotary Charity.

Mon 18th July 2016 Meal & Fellowship


Sun 10th July 2016 Tavistock Rotary 5 Mile Run and Junior Fun Run

Roatarians encouraged to either run or help with Stewarding the race!
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