Completed meetings and events 2018-2019
Tue 25th June 2019 Charter Night - Carus Green(18.30 for 19.00) Guest Speaker-Richard ParkClub’s Charter Dinner on Tuesday 25th June at Carus Green Golf Club, Burneside Road, Kendal. LA9 6EB. Dress Formal.
Tue 18th June 2019 Dinner at Villa - Club Assembly
Tue 11th June 2019 Dinner at Villa - Business Meeting
Tue 11th June 2019 Council at The Villa
Tue 4th June 2019 Stroll around Grange Promenade & Ornamental GardensKeeping up the current theme of fresh air and gentle exercise John H has arranged a walk around Grange visiting the "Historical Plaques" that give an insight over the last 150 years.
Meet: 6-00pm at the car park by the Commodore Inn. Dinner there later.
Tue 28th May 2019 Spring walk with Fred (Details see below:)The walk is gentle stroll round Helm from the station inn at Oxenholme starting 6.30
Dine at 7.30
All are welcome wives friends dogs etc
Meal one course steak pie or seafood platter(details on Tuesday 21st) £15 each.Please bring cash.
Tue 21st May 2019 Dinner at Villa - Meet Linda Fletcher (Crosscrake)+Club AGMMeeting with Linda Fletcher - Head of Crosscrake CE Nursery & Primary School.
Tue 14th May 2019 Dinner at Villa - Business Meeting
Tue 14th May 2019 Council at The Villa
Tue 7th May 2019 Dinner at Villa- Speaker - Joan Meakin on Patagonia
Tue 30th April 2019 Visit to Whinyeats Farm Cheese Producer+Dinner at Plough in LuptonMeet at Whinyeats Farm (LA6 2PJ) at 18.30. Dinner at (LA6 1PJ) at the Plough in Lupton for 20.00. Arranged by John Park. NOTE EARLY START.
Tue 23rd April 2019 Dinner at Villa - Joe Murray will speak on Neighbourhood Watch + Emergency planningJoe Murray will speak on Neighbourhood Watch and Emergency planning. Arranged by Bryan H
Tue 16th April 2019 Friends of Rotary meeting - Simon Le FrenaisThe next one will will be on Tuesday 16th April with dinner and a talk about "Captain Fitzroy" of Darwin fame and much more (meteorology etc) by Simon Le Frenais. Tuesday 16th April at Carus Green Golf Club. 7pm for 7.30pm.
Organiser John Handley.
Sat 13th April 2019 Rise against Hunger - Meal Pack Event - Cartmel Primary SchoolJointly with Grange over Sands Rotary (Details still provisional)
Tue 9th April 2019 Dinner at Villa - Business Meeting
Tue 9th April 2019 Council at The Villa
Tue 2nd April 2019 Dinner at Villa- Speaker - John SellarJohn will give his (repeat) presentation on specialist dentistry.
Tue 26th March 2019 Dinner at Villa - Jennifer Cormack-Windermere Lake CruisesPresentation by Jennifer Cormack
Sales and Marketing Director – Windermere Lake Cruises
Tue 19th March 2019 Dinner at Villa- Speaker- Duncan Evans - Multiple Marathons !Duncan Evans (Multiple Marathon runner) and Philip Hoyle will present the challenge of raising £10000 for the Brathay Trust.
Tue 12th March 2019 Dinner at Villa - Business Meeting
Tue 12th March 2019 Council at The Villa
Sat 9th March 2019 Swimathon - Kendal Leisure CentreOur Annual event - We help you Fund Raise- Contact the Organiser John Broadhead if you wish to take part.
Fri 8th March 2019 Technology TournamentKendal Leisure Centre- Help requested
Tue 5th March 2019 "Scatter Night" - Visiting other Rotary GroupsBe thinking about which Clubs you would like to visit. Maybe focus on those who have successfully gained new members?
Wed 27th February 2019 Rotary Quiz - Quarter Final at BardseaRotary Quiz - Quarter Final at Bardsea
Tue 26th February 2019 Heysham Nuclear Power Station VisitLunch (pie!) at the Royal, Heysham, LA3 2RN before the visit, 11.30
Tue 19th February 2019 Meal out (A private function at Cafe Olive, Kendal but guests very welcome.A Turkish feast! Organiser David Forrest. NOTE early start time!
3 Stramongate, LA9 4BH
Tue 12th February 2019 Dinner at Villa - Business Meeting
Tue 12th February 2019 Council at The Villa
Tue 5th February 2019 Dinner at Villa- Discussion about increasing membership.
Tue 29th January 2019 Burns Night - Guests very welcome!
Tue 22nd January 2019 Dinner at Villa - Presentation by RYPEN students
Tue 15th January 2019 Dinner at Villa- Speaker John SellarA talk on specialist dentistry. Guests very welcome.
Tue 8th January 2019 Pub Visit - PUNCH BOWL, BARROWS GREEN - Meal & GamesOrganiser Bryan Holmes
Tue 18th December 2018 Christmas Dinner at the Villa
Tue 11th December 2018 Dinner at Villa - Business Meeting+Special General MeetingSpecial General Meeting is for appointment of next year's officers.(The future of the Club!) and review of accounts.
Tue 11th December 2018 Council at The Villa
Tue 4th December 2018 Dinner at Villa- Youth Speaks.Note EARLIER START!!!!Howard B for details.
Tue 27th November 2018 Dinner at Villa - Speaker-Jan Wright, Harrison Drury-Inheritance Tax
Tue 20th November 2018 Dinner at Villa- Andrew Brooks from SLDC on waste & recycling
Tue 13th November 2018 Dinner at Villa - Business Meeting
Tue 13th November 2018 Council at The Villa
Tue 6th November 2018 Friends of Rotary - Dan Visser, Cumbrian TourismDan is the Director of Sales and Marketing Guests for Cumbrian Tourism. Friends and members of the public are all very welcome. Please look at our Facebook page for more information: https://www.facebook.com/friendsofkswrotary/
Fri 2nd November 2018 Kendal Fireworks at Kendal Rugby CubHoward B. Fellow "Bucket Rattlers" meet at the Rugby Club 5.30pm. Fireworks are at 7pm.
Tue 30th October 2018 Dinner at Villa and talk - Rotarian Ian Margerison will present.
Tue 30th October 2018 Programme Committee MeetingTo discuss January to March 2019
Tue 23rd October 2018 Dinner at Villa - Visit by District Governor
Tue 16th October 2018 Dinner at Villa- Presentation by Local SchoolsGuests very welcome to this. Howard B for details.
Tue 9th October 2018 Dinner at Villa - Business Meeting
Tue 9th October 2018 Council at The Villa
Tue 2nd October 2018 Dinner at Villa- Rotary Videos+ Discussions on Fireworks and World Polio Day
Tue 25th September 2018 Dinner at Villa - Speaker- Martin Coombes- Amasango School, South AfricaConfirmed - John H
Tue 25th September 2018 Programme Committee meetingProgramme committee meeting to decide on next quarters programme
Tue 18th September 2018 Dinner at Carus Green following Golf Driving RangeDriving range booked from 7 to 8pm. Dinner at Carus Green at 8.15pm. Normal booking arrangements.
Tue 11th September 2018 Dinner at Villa - Business Meeting
Tue 11th September 2018 Council at The Villa
Tue 4th September 2018 Dinner at Villa- Speaker Joan Meakin -Medicinal plants
Tue 28th August 2018 Dinner at Villa - Speaker-Castle Head- Paul BondCastle Head Activity Centre - Used for our RYPEN project
Tue 21st August 2018 Dinner at Villa- Speaker-Bendrigg Trust+ASSERTSarah Garman will talk about the Bendrigg Trust. Peter Bevan will briefly speak about the ASSERT Charity.
Tue 14th August 2018 Dinner at Villa - Speaker- Sight Advice, Claire Park
Tue 7th August 2018 Visit to Kendal Fire Station+Dinner at Carus Green (Guests welcome)A tour of appliances and equipment. Meet 18:30 at the Fire station, Busher Walk. Meal at Carus Green Golf course at 8pm. Guests welcome as always. Normal booking arrangements.
Tue 31st July 2018 Dinner at Villa - Speaker-Barnardo's (Helen Evans)
Fri 27th July 2018 Charity Golf Day, Kirkby Lonsdale Golf Club
Tue 24th July 2018 Dinner at Villa- Speaker- David Alexander on the "Hospice Movement".David Alexander will talk about the "Hospice Movement."
Tue 17th July 2018 Walk from Helsington Church. Meet at 6pm. 4 Miles. Dinner at Villa 8pm.On the ridge up above Brigsteer (of Wheatsheef pub fame)
From Brigsteer, go up on the Brigsteer Brow road back towards Kendal. Sharp right onto track leading to Church.
Helsington – St John's Church. Location : Brigsteer / Kendal. Grid Ref SD 489890.
Tue 10th July 2018 Dinner at Villa - Business Meeting
Tue 10th July 2018 Council at The Villa
Tue 3rd July 2018 Handover & Social BBQ at VillaVery casual. Guests very welcome. Normal booking method.