Completed meetings and events 2016-2017

Tue 27th June 2017 Installation of President

Tue 20th June 2017 Fellowship Meeting

Mon 19th June 2017 Club Council

Club Council will meet at 6.30pm on Monday, 19th June 2017 in the Tontine Hotel.

Wed 14th June 2017 Kid's Out

Local children will take a trip to Kelburn Castle, Largs

Tue 13th June 2017 Foundation Committee

Tue 6th June 2017 Club Assembly

Tue 30th May 2017 Monthly Meeting

During the Monthly Meeting, a new member will be inducted to the Rotary Club of Greenock. Rtn. Barclay Smith will read the Objects of Rotary and Rtn John Paul will perform the introduction.

Tue 23rd May 2017 Club Service Committee

The speaker will be Martin McAdam, CEO, Ardgowan Distillery Co Ltd.
Intro and VOT to be confirmed.

Mon 22nd May 2017 Club Council

Club Council will meet at 6.30pm on Monday, 22nd May 2017 in the Tontine Hotel.

Thu 18th May 2017 Afternoon Tea at Gourock Golf Club

AG and President of Kilmarnock Rotary, Iain Shaw joined the group with his wife, Lynn/ Rotarians, family and friends enjoyed afternoon tea at Gourock Golf Club. read more...

Tue 16th May 2017 AGM

Tue 9th May 2017 Fellowship Meeting

Tue 9th May 2017 Paul Harris Fellowship Award to Eleanor Robertson

Eleanor Robertson PHF with Rtn. Mike Kimpton and President Loraine Guest Eleanor Robertson is presented with a Paul Harris Fellowship Award

Tue 9th May 2017 Fellowship Meeting

An external PHF will be awarded on this date.
Mike Kimpton will present the reasons why the recipient has been chosen to receive the award.

Tue 2nd May 2017 Comm/Voc Committee

Tue 25th April 2017 Monthly Meeting

Mon 24th April 2017 Club Council

Club Council will meet at 6.30pm on Monday, 24th April 2017 in the Tontine Hotel.

Sat 22nd April 2017 Know You Blood Pressure

Members of the public will be invited to have their blood pressure taken by medical professionals within the Your Voice premises, Clyde Square, Greenock.
Exact times to be confirmed.

Tue 18th April 2017 International Committee

Kenny Melville will arrange a quiz for this meeting.

Tue 11th April 2017 Fellowship Meeting

Today, Rotarians are asked to bring their donations for the URC Foodbank read more...

Tue 11th April 2017 Collection for URC Foodbank

Bring along donations for the URC Foodbank
Top ten useful items are :
UHT Milk
Tinned Fruit
Tinned Carrots
Tinned Peas
Tinned Potatoes
Tinned Macaroni Cheese
Tinned Rice Pudding
Tinned Custard
Fray Bentos Pies (or similar)
Baked Beans read more...

Tue 11th April 2017 David Chambers becomes an Hon. Rtn.

David Chambers is appointed an Honorary Rotarian David receives a certificate to acknowledge his appointment to Honorary Rotarian by the Rotary Club of Greenock. David was accompanied by his proud wife, Rtn. Lynne Chambers PHF read more...

Tue 11th April 2017 - Fri 14th April 2017 Rotarians donate to the URC Food Angel Foodbank

With the donations delivered to the Food Angels,  Betty and Elma lend a helping hand to  Rev. Branwen to restock the shelves. Members of Greenock Rotary brought along donations to the Food Angel Foodbank which is operated by the United Reform Church in Port Glasgow. Rtn. Branwen Rees is the minister in charge of the URC. read more...

Tue 4th April 2017 Foundation Committee

The speaker will be Pam Shaw from Ocean Youth Trust Scotland. Bill Dempster will introduce Pam. VOT to be agreed.

Tue 28th March 2017 MonthlyMeeting

Mon 27th March 2017 Club Council

Club Council will meet at 6.30pm on Monday, 27th March 2017 in the Tontine Hotel.

Fri 24th March 2017 2017 Burns Supper

Rotarians and their guests at the start of the 2017 Burns Supper Tickets : £16pp
Venue: 175 Club, 10a Kelly St, Greenock read more...

Tue 21st March 2017 Club Service Committee

The speaker will be Isabel Lind OBE on the subject of The Burns Federation Inverclyde Schools Competitions.

Barclay Smith will introduce Isabel and Sylvia Kelly will deliver the VOT.

Tue 14th March 2017 Fellowship Meeting

Janette McKenzie is presented with a Paul Harris Fellowship Award in honour of her contributions to society. Today, I had the pleasure of presenting Janette McKenzie with a Paul Harris Fellowship award for the long list of contributions which she has made over the years to society.

Sat 11th March 2017 Stedfast Band Concert

The band will perform a concert in Westburn Church, Nelson Street, Greenock

Tue 7th March 2017 Greenock Rotary Coffee Morning benefits Beatson Cancer Charity

President Elect Ron Gray presented the cheque to Jen Lindsay Jen Lindsay, Community Fundraiser, Beatson Cancer Charity addressed the members before being presented with a cheque. read more...

Tue 7th March 2017 Comm/Voc Committee

Rtns. Mike Kimpton, Ann Lockhart and Allan Morrison with Jen Lindsay, Fundraiser for the Beatson Cancer Charity. The speaker will be Jen Lindsay, Community Fundraiser, Beatson Cancer Charity. read more...

Thu 2nd March 2017 World's Greatest Meal and Surprise for Rtn. John Paul

Dr. John Paul receives a Paul Harris Fellowship award The Rotary Club of Greenock celebrated the World's Greatest Meal at West College Scotland. read more...

Tue 28th February 2017 Monthly Meeting

Tue 21st February 2017 Club Council

Club Council will meet at 2pm on Tuesday, 21st February 2017 in the Tontine Hotel.

Tue 21st February 2017 International Committee

The Rotary Club of Greenock and representatives of the Presbyterian Women's Guild present a cheque and around 1500 pairs of pants to the Smalls for All charity Mrs Bobby Lundy spoke about the Small for All charity and received the contributions.

Tue 21st February 2017 Smalls For All

This regular meeting will involve the handover of the donations by the Presbyterial Women's Guild

Fri 17th February 2017 Mexican Themed Night

An evening of Mexican food, music and quizes for Rotarians, their friends and families.
The event will be in the Lyle Kirk Hall. Tickets are £10pp and it is a BYOB event (Wine and beer only please)

Tue 14th February 2017 Foundation Meeting

The speaker will be Tom Johnston

Tue 7th February 2017 Club Service Committee

A meeting to discuss the Club committees for the Rotary year 2017-2018

Tue 7th February 2017 Burns Supper Meeting

Discuss outstanding issues

Tue 31st January 2017 Monthly Meeting

Tue 31st January 2017 Club Council

Club Council will meet at 11am on Tuesday, 31st January 2017 in the Tontine Hotel.

Tue 24th January 2017 Club Service Committee

P.E Ron will lead a discussion on the format which members wish in the 2017-2018 Rotary Year.

Sat 21st January 2017 Coffee Morning in aid of the Beatson Cancer Charity

The Coffee Morning took place in Westburn Church. The event included a Boom Stall, Baking Stall and entertainment by young people from Clydeview Academy.

Tue 17th January 2017 Comm/Voc Committee

Speaker : Rtn. Margaret Weir
Topic: Small Community Awards Scheme
Intro|: Mike Kimpton

Tue 10th January 2017 Fellowship Meeting

Tue 3rd January 2017 No Meeting

Tue 27th December 2016 No Meeting

Tue 20th December 2016 No Meeting

Tue 13th December 2016 Christmas Lunch

Tue 13th December 2016 Christmas Lunch

The speaker will be Jack Glennie. Rotarians are requested to bring along their gifts for the homeless. Please note: Due to restricted places, this is a ticket only event.

Tue 6th December 2016 International Committee

Tue 29th November 2016 Monthly Meeting

Mon 28th November 2016 Club Council

Club Council will meet at 7pm on Monday, 28th November 2016 in the Tontine Hotel.

Tue 22nd November 2016 A Tourist View of Greenock

Members of Greenock Rotary will join a conducted bus tour of Greenock to see the sights which we normally overlook.

Tue 22nd November 2016 Foundation Committee

Tue 15th November 2016 SGM

Tue 8th November 2016 Fellowship Meeting

Wed 2nd November 2016 Annual Quiz

Greenock Rotary Annual Quiz - details to follow

Tue 1st November 2016 Club Service Committee Meeting

Rtn. Sylvia Kelly will deliver a presentation about Visits to War Graves.

Tue 25th October 2016 Monthly Meeting

DG Bill Campbell visited Greenock Rotary and presented Long Service Awards to IPP Bill Knox, Craig Speirs and Bob Burns.  Rtn. Barclay Smith was unavailable on the day and received his award at a later date. DG Bill Campbell will attend this meeting.

Fri 21st October 2016 Cinema Night - Jack Reacher in Never Go Back

Rotarians, friends and family are invited to a private showing of Never Go Back on the release date.
Ticket only access
http://www.jackreachermovie.com/

Tue 18th October 2016 Comm/Voc Committee

Sleep tight, don't let the bed bugs bite.
Presented by Lynne Chambers.

Tue 18th October 2016 Club Council

Club Council will meet on Tuesday, 18th October at 11am in the Tontine Hotel, Greenock.

Tue 11th October 2016 Fellowship Meeting

Tue 4th October 2016 International Committee Meeting

The speaker will be Rtn. Alan Morrison whose topic will be "Humour in Writing"

Tue 27th September 2016 Monthly Meeting

Tue 27th September 2016 Club Council

Club Council will meet on Tuesday, 27th September at 11am in the Tontine Hotel, Greenock.

Fri 23rd September 2016 Born in the USA

International Committe are arranging a USA themed night for Rotarians, Fmaily and Friends in the Lyle Kirk. BYOB. £10 per ticket. Contact Kenny Melville read more...

Tue 20th September 2016 Foundation Committee

Tue 13th September 2016 Fellowship Meeting

Tue 6th September 2016 Club Service Committee

The speakers will be Kerry Devenney and Susan Millar from Bank of Scotland. The topic will include Banking Apps, Security and Digital Banking.
Introduction by Ron Gray. VOT by Barclay Smith

Tue 30th August 2016 Monthly Meeting

Tue 30th August 2016 Club Council

Club Council will meet on Tuesday, 30th August at 11.30am in the Tontine Hotel, Greenock.
The sole topic will be to review applications for Assistant District Governor, District Secretary or District Treasurer.

Tue 23rd August 2016 Comm/Voc Committee

The speaker will be Anne Kidd, CEO of Voluntary Action East Renfrewshire. Her subject will be "TSI's, their role and how Rotary can get involved in their community"

Tue 16th August 2016 Fellowship Meeting

Tue 16th August 2016 Club Council

Club Council will meet on Tuesday, 16th August at 11am in the Tontine Hotel, Greenock.

Tue 9th August 2016 International Committee

The speaker will be Peter Pringle, Assistant Principal "“ Business and Technologies at West College Scotland .
Peter will provide an update on the merger of Greenock, Clydebank and Paisley campuses.
Introduction will be by Kenny Melville

Fri 5th August 2016 Waverley Cruise

Rotarians, family and friends take an evening trip on the Waverley.

Tue 2nd August 2016 Foundation Committee

Rtn. Roy Ellison from the Rotary Club of Largs will be speaking about the D1230 Conference in October 2016.

Tue 26th July 2016 Monthly Meeting and Presentation of PHF

At this first meeting of the Rotary Year, a Paul Harris Fellowship award will be presented to Rtn Lynne Chambers.

Tue 26th July 2016 Presentation of Paul Harris Fellowship Award to Rtn. Lynne Chambers

Presentation of PHF to Rtn. Lynne Chambers President Loraine presents Rtn. Lynne Chambers with a PHF on behalf of Dr Linda Cook, Vice President of the Rotary Club of Fair Oaks Ranch, Texas.

Tue 19th July 2016 No Meeting

Summer Holidays

Tue 12th July 2016 No Meeting

Summer Holidays

Tue 5th July 2016 No Meeting

Summer Holidays
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