Completed meetings and events 2020-2021

Tue 24th November 2020 talk by George Eamer

Due to New Covid restrictions.
The community raffle cannot be drawn on the 24th November 2020.

Tue 17th November 2020 South west Children's Hospice

Talk from Laura Robertson

Wed 11th November 2020 Business meeting (on-line meeting)

Business meeting

Tue 3rd November 2020 Business meeting (on-line meeting)

SGM and Business meeting

Tue 27th October 2020 Short talks

Talks from Malcom Lee - Ottery St Mary Silver Band ,and Chris L'Anson - Ottery St Mary food bank ,

Tue 20th October 2020 YOUTH DEVELOPMENT PROJECT : DEVON YOUTH CRICKET TOUR TO SOUTH AFRICA ( on line meeting)

The club was proud to be sponsor to two talented local youngsters as they joined the Devon Youth Cricket Team on tour in South Africa. Matt Jeacock will give a talk on his time in South Africa .

Wed 14th October 2020 CLUB COUNCIL (on-line meeting)

Regular meeting of the Officers and Team Leaders to discuss and agree plans to be presented to club for decision.

Tue 13th October 2020 ROTARY DISCUSSION: FOCUS ON MEMBERSHIP ( on line meeting)

Our usual Fundraising capabilities are a challenge.The support needed by our Community has changed. People have helped others in need. David Incoll and his team will share ideas for harnessing these changes to strengthen our capacity to do things.

Tue 6th October 2020 YOUTH DEVELOPMENT PROJECT : KINGS SCHOOL TRIP TO INDIA ( on line meeting)

The club provided sponsorship to the students of Kings School, Ottery St Mary for their humanitarian project trip to India. Rob Lunnon and student guests will report back on their fascinating trip and what was achieved.

Tue 29th September 2020 CLUB BUSINESS MEETING (on-line meeting)

The regular opportunity for members to be updated on the status of various current matters and discuss proposals for action. Agenda led by President Jax

Tue 22nd September 2020 SOCIAL EVENING : PLAYING WITH BREAKOUTS led by Max Barnish ( on line meeting)

Just tune and enjoy.

Tue 15th September 2020 ROTARY DISCUSSION: FOCUS ON COMMUNITY & YOUTH PROJECTS ( on-line meeting)

Priorities have changed. Some things are no longer possible . Other needs have become critical. Ken Chun and his team will update us on their ideas and plans for our Community & Youth projects .

Wed 9th September 2020 CLUB COUNCIL (on-line meeting)

Regular meeting of Club Officers and Team Leaders to discuss plans to present to the club. Agenda led by President Jax.

Tue 8th September 2020 GUEST SPEAKER : EMILY LEZZERI, CHIEF OFFICER, OTTERY HELP SCHEME ( on-line hybrid meeting)

The Ottery Help Scheme is a local charity that provides a long list of support services to our local community in and around Ottery. Emily will update us on the challenges the charity is facing.

Tue 1st September 2020 ROTARY DISCUSSION: FOCUS ON FUNDRAISING ( on-line hybrid meeting)

Since lockdown in early March all of our normal fundraising events have been cancelled. This evening the whole club can bounce around new ideas for fundraising in our new, constrained world. Sir John Evans will lead the discussion.

Tue 25th August 2020 GUEST SPEAKER : BRIAN CHAPMAN, DEVON AIR AMBULANCE ( on line hybrid meeting)

The Devon Air Ambulance is a life saver, a charity we have supported over many years. Our Rotarium Bike Ride for the charity in July was cancelled. Brian Chapman, Community Fundraiser with Devon Air Ambulance, will update us on their situation.

Tue 18th August 2020 ROTARY DISCUSSION : FOCUS ON CLUB MARKETING ( on-line meeting)

The Club Marketing Team (Caroline , Paul & Jim) have been developing their plans for club marketing in this new normal situation. An update to club , and the opportunity for everyone to throw in ideas.

Mon 17th August 2020 ROTARY SPEAKER : JACKIE YOUNG ( a District on-line meeting)

Jackie Young is an Environmental Scientist and Sustainability Specialist. She is currently Co-ordinator of the Environment Plymouth network, and is Rotary District Lead for co-ordinating our environment projects.

Tue 11th August 2020 SOCIAL EVENT : OUT AND ABOUT

This year we shall take a leisurely stroll alongside the River Otter to Tipton St John. Socially distanced of course. Partners and Guests welcome to join us. Those that wish can go to the TW for a meal afterwards.

Sat 8th August 2020 FUNDRAISING FOR THE PEOPLE OF BEIRUT

Second of 2 days collecting at Tesco Honiton to support the families in Beirut whose lives have been so utterly devasted by the recent explosion.

Fri 7th August 2020 FUNDRAISING FOR THE PEOPLE OF BEIRUT

First of 2 days collecting at Tesco Honiton to support the families in Beirut whose lives have been so utterly devasted by the recent explosion.

Tue 4th August 2020 SPEAKER EVENING: MAX BARNISH "Walking the West Highland Way"

An opportunity for our very own Max Barnish to tell us about his experiences in this beautiful part of our country. ( on -line meeting)

Tue 28th July 2020 SOCIAL EVENING : TEXAS SCRAMBLE & CURRY

This evening we are venturing outdoors. Those that wish can try their hand at golf - none players are very welcome . Afterwards its a curry on the club house terrace . Enjoy golf + meal , or simply drinks + meal . All socially distanced of course.

Tue 21st July 2020 - Tue 9th June 2020 CLUB BUSINESS MEETING ( On-line Meeting )

A chance for members to discuss plans and decide matters.
Agenda led by President Jax Ridgeway.

Tue 14th July 2020 GUEST SPEAKER : PHIL GODFREY , SOLIHULL ROTARY ( On-line Meeting)

Phil has toured Britain by rail, visiting every station in the land and talking to over 150 Rotary Clubs This evening he talks about the tragic early death of his wife that led him to undertake that challenge.

Fri 10th July 2020 - DISTRICT MEETING : YOUTH LEADERSHIP AWARDS 2020 ( on-line meeting)

Videos highlighting the achievements of young people at the RYLA event, and presentation of awards.

Tue 7th July 2020 SOCIAL EVENING (On-line Meeting)

A gentle quiz . Multiple choice answers so everyone has a chance. Partners and guests most welcome to join us.
SIX FOLKS FINISHED WITHIN ONE POINT ! JAX WON ON TIE BREAK FROM MIKE H.
CLUB AGREED URGENT SUPPORT FOR MILLWATER SCHOOL.

Wed 1st July 2020 CLUB COUNCIL ( On-line Meeting )

Meeting of Club Officers and Team Leaders to steer the club, discuss ideas, and prioritise plans to present to the club. Agenda led by President Jax Ridgeway
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