Completed meetings and events 2014-2015
Tue 30th June 2015 Installation of PresidentInstallation of President
Tue 23rd June 2015 Foundation/Youth CommitteeRotarian Finlay Sim will give a job talk.
Fri 19th June 2015 Indian NightRotarians and friends will enjoy an evening of Indian food and fellowship in the Lyle Kirk, Newark St, Greenock. Tickets are Â£10 each and it is a BYOB event (Beer and wine only please)
Tue 16th June 2015 International CommitteeThe speaker will be David Shaw, the owner of the local cinema.
Wed 10th June 2015 Kids Out11 pupils and 5 staff from Craigmarloch school enjoyed a trip to Kelburn Country Park. The weather was kind and the pupils were able to enjoy the Pony Rides and the Secret Forest.
Tue 9th June 2015 Comm/Voc CommitteeThe speaker will be Ann Thomson on the subject of the Royal Scottish Country Dance Society
Tue 2nd June 2015 Club AssemblyThe Club Assembly will take place on 2nd June 2015.
Tue 26th May 2015 Monthly Meeting
Mon 25th May 2015 5:30pm - Council at Tontine Hotel
Sat 23rd May 2015 An Evening with The WherriesJoin us on 23rd May 2015 for an evening with The Wherries. The venue is the Lyle Kirk (former Finnart St Pauls Church)Newark Street, Greenock. BYOB ( Wine or Beer only please) £10 pp. Profits will be used to support the Marys Meals Backpacks read more...
Tue 19th May 2015 Foundation/Youth CommitteeThe speaker will be Pamela McLean, Learning Services Librarian at Inverclyde Libraries whowill talk about the 'My Inverclyde' project and other aspects of her job including the use of new technology. Introduction will be by Val Boa.
Tue 12th May 2015 International CommitteeSpeaker will be Sue Robinson
Tue 5th May 2015 Visit to Rotary Club of GlasgowMembers of Greenock Rotary will visit the Rotary Club of Glasgow at Pollok House.
Tue 5th May 2015 Comm/Voc CommitteeThe speaker will be Stewart Anderson of the Stroke Association.
Sat 2nd May 2015 Stedfast Band ConcertThe Stedfast Band will play in the Westburn Church, Nelson Street, Greenock from 7.30pm. Tickets are priced £7.00.
Tea and Coffee will be available after the event.
Profits will be in aid of End Polio Now.
Tue 28th April 2015 Monthly Meeting
Tue 21st April 2015 Foundation/Youth CommitteeSpeaker will be Andrew Hemphill who will deliver an update on the Container Terminal. Introduction by Bill Dempster.
Mon 20th April 2015 5:30pm - Council at Tontine HotelPlease note the change of date for the next Club Council which will be at 5.30pm in the Tontine Hotel.
Sat 18th April 2015 Know Your Blood PressureMembers of the public will be given the opportunity to have their blood pressure taken in the Your Voice premises, Clyde Square, Greenock
Tue 14th April 2015 AGMThe AGM will take place on this date.
Wed 8th April 2015 Inverclyde FoodbankMembers of Greenock Rotary donated items to the Inverclyde Foodbank.
Tue 7th April 2015 International CommitteeThe speaker will be Adam Kelly whose topic will be Action on Hearing Loss. Kenny Melville will introduce Adam
Tue 31st March 2015 Monthly Meeting
Mon 30th March 2015 5:30pm - Council at Tontine Hotel
Fri 27th March 2015 Greenock Rotary Annual Burns SupperThe Annual Burns Supper took place on Friday, 27th March 2015 in the 175 Club, Kelly Street, Greenock.
Tue 24th March 2015 Comm/Voc CommitteeThe speaker will be Stephen Leighton whose topic will be the Property Market. Introduction by Ron Gray.
Tue 17th March 2015 Fellowship Meeting
Tue 10th March 2015 International CommitteeThe speaker will be Isobel Kerr whose topic will be the 'Parkinson's Group'. Isobel will be introduced by Ann Lockhart.
Tue 3rd March 2015 Club Services CommitteeThe speaker will be Jim Ferris whose topic will be the OBU (Old Boys Union). Jim will be introduced by John Morrison.
Tue 24th February 2015 Monthly Meeting
Mon 23rd February 2015 5:30pm - Council at Tontine Hotel
Tue 17th February 2015 Foundation/Youth CommitteeSpeaker: Derek Watters, Professional, Gourock Golf Club will speak on his experiences at the 2014 Ryder Cup.
Tue 10th February 2015 End Polio NowGreenock Rotary participated in the World's Biggest Meal, raising Â£400 for End Polio Now. Topped up with Â£800 from the Gates Foundation, this is enough to deliver 3000 oral or 1800 IM vaccines. read more...
Tue 3rd February 2015 International CommitteeThe Speaker will be Professor Douglas Paul whose topic will be Nanotechnology in your pocket
Tue 27th January 2015 Monthly Meeting
Mon 26th January 2015 5:30pm - Council at Tontine Hotel
Tue 20th January 2015 Comm/Voc Committee
Tue 13th January 2015 Club Services Committee
Sat 10th January 2015 Greenock Rotary Coffee MorningAnnual Coffee Morning. Details to follow.
Tue 6th January 2015 Foundation/Youth CommitteeA post Christmas Quiz
Tue 30th December 2014 No Meeting
Tue 23rd December 2014 No Meeting
Tue 16th December 2014 Christmas LunchThe speaker will be the Rev. Andrew McLean.
John Mundell,Chief Executive of Inverclyde Council will be a guest. Entertainment will be provided by the Hospice Choir.
Tue 9th December 2014 International CommitteeThe speaker will be former DG Alex Blair who will talk about 'Lord Thomas Cochrane, Earl of Dundonald'.
Introduction will be by Ann Lockhart.
Mon 8th December 2014 Carol SingingCarol Singing in Inverclyde
Sun 7th December 2014 Ardgowan Hospice Carol ConcertMembers of Greenock Rotary lend a hand at the Ardgowan Hospice annual Carol Concert in Greenock Town Hall
Tue 2nd December 2014 Comm/Voc CommitteeThe Speaker will be Sandra Downie who will share her experiences as a Clydesider in the front line of the badminton competitions.
Tue 25th November 2014 Monthly Meeting
Mon 24th November 2014 Greenock Rock Choir ConcertGreenock Rotary presents the Greenock Rock Choir in Westburn Church, Nelson Street, Greenock. The entertainment commences at 8pm. Entrance is free and there will be a retiring collection in aid of Mary's Meals response to Ebola in Liberia. read more...
Wed 19th November 2014 5:30pm - Council at Tontine HotelClub Council will meet on Wednesday, 19th Nov at 5.30pm
Tue 18th November 2014 Club Service CommitteeDeclan Bolster and George Smith will speak about their experience in achieving the G&D Explorer Belt.
Tue 11th November 2014 Foundation/Youth CommitteeThe speaker will be Tarun Ghosh who will be introduced by Anne Hill. Tarun will speak on Osteoporosis: a brief overview
Wed 5th November 2014 Greenock Rotary Annual QuizREMEMBER, REMEMBER THE FIFTH OF NOVEMBER.
Start swotting folks.
The Greenock Rotary Annual Quiz is scheduled to go off with a bang on Guy Falkes Night.
Tue 4th November 2014 SGM
Tue 28th October 2014 Monthly MeetingThis is an open meeting to introduce interested members of the public to Rotary. The meeting is scheduled at 6.30pm for 7pm and tea and biscuits will be supplied. read more...
Mon 27th October 2014 7pm - Council at Tontine HotelCouncil will meet at 7pm.
Tue 21st October 2014 International CommitteeRotarian Mike Kimpton will speak about social media and Rotary.
Tue 14th October 2014 Comm/Voc CommitteeThe speaker will be Anne McGregor. Anne will be speaking about her experience as a Clydesider at the Commonwealth Games.
Tue 7th October 2014 Club Service CommitteeThe speaker will be a representative of The Samaritans. Bill Knox will perform the introduction.
Tue 30th September 2014 Monthly Meeting
Mon 29th September 2014 7pm - Council at Tontine HotelNote the change of time
Tue 23rd September 2014 International CommitteeMike Kimpton will give a presentation on the subject of Facebook and Greenock Rotary Club.
Tue 16th September 2014 Foundation/Youth Committee
Tue 9th September 2014 Comm/Voc CommitteeThe Speaker will be Carol McLaughlin who is the Outreach Worker for Inverclyde Women's Aid. Carol will be introduced by Lynne Chambers.
Fri 5th September 2014 Lisburn Diamond JubileePresident Anne Hill attended the Lisburn Rotary's Diamond Jubilee celebrations. She was accompanied by Sylvia Kelly, President Elect Bill Knox and his wife, Ann. read more...
Tue 2nd September 2014 Club Service CommitteeThe funds raised by Greenock Rotary during the Diamond Jubilee year will be disbursed to the charities chosen by the members.
Tue 2nd September 2014 Happy Smiles on Disbursement DayGreenock Rotary Disbursement Day read more...
Tue 26th August 2014 Monthly Meeting
Mon 25th August 2014 5:30pm - Council at Tontine Hotel
Tue 19th August 2014 Fellowship MeetingThe Endeavour Shield will be presented during the meeting.
Tue 12th August 2014 DG Waddell visits Greenock RotaryDistrict Governor John Waddell visited Greenock Rotary where he was greeted by President Anne Hill.
Tue 5th August 2014 Foundation/Youth CommitteeThe speaker will be Norman McCarey whose topic will be 'Gideons'.
Norman will be introduced by David Stirling.
Mon 4th August 2014 - Mon 1st December 2014 2014 Shoebox ProjectDonations to the 2014 Shoebox Project are now being collected by members of Greenock Rotary Club.
Details of the scheme can be found at http://www.rotaryshoebox.org/ read more...
Tue 29th July 2014 Monthly Meeting
Mon 28th July 2014 5:30pm - Council at Tontine Hotel
Tue 22nd July 2014 Comm/Voc CommitteeOpen Meeting.
Tue 15th July 2014 No Meeting
Tue 8th July 2014 No Meeting
Tue 1st July 2014 No Meeting