Completed meetings and events 2015-2016

Tue 28th June 2016 Boat trip

The Club supports the Peter le Marchant Trust, which provides boat trips on the River Soar for disadvantaged youngsters. Tonight, the Club members enjoy an evening on one of the Trust's boats. read more...

Tue 21st June 2016 Charter Night

The club will be celebrating its 25th anniversary! Venue: Mr Mann's Chinese Restaurant, Wollaton Park. Time: 19.00 for 19.30. (By invitation only - fellow Rotarians please contact our secretary.)

Tue 14th June 2016 Club AGM

Tue 7th June 2016 Dinner meeting

Tue 7th June 2016 Council meeting

Tue 31st May 2016 No meeting this evening

Tue 24th May 2016 Club Assembly

The Club reviews its activities over the past year.

Tue 17th May 2016 Dinner meeting, with speaker

Tue 10th May 2016 Dinner meeting. Roger Dainty MBE will talk about stem cell preservation. Guests welcome.

Tue 3rd May 2016 Business meeting

The club will discuss its internal matters and future events, although others are welcome to attend.

Tue 3rd May 2016 Council meeting

Tue 26th April 2016 Dinner meeting, with speaker

Tue 19th April 2016 Dinner meeting, with Charlotte Stevenson + 2 pupil participants telling us about their RYLA experiences

RYLA is the Rotary Youth Leadership Awards. Young people are given the opportunity to show and, more importantly develop, their leadership abilities. Most of those attending find that it boosts their confidence hugely.

Tue 12th April 2016 Dinner meeting, with Wendy Coley, talking about Medical Dogs

Tue 5th April 2016 Business meeting

The club will discuss its internal matters and future events, although others are welcome to attend.

Tue 5th April 2016 Council meeting

Tue 29th March 2016 No meeting (Tuesday after Easter Monday)

Tue 22nd March 2016 Dinner meeting, with Julia Carter telling us about the work of the Leonard Cheshire homes

Leonard Cheshire

Tue 15th March 2016 Dinner meeting, with a visit by the District Governor, Roger Summers

Tue 8th March 2016 Scatter week

The members of the club are encouraged to visit other clubs in the area, in order to strengthen ties with those clubs.

Tue 1st March 2016 Business meeting

The club will discuss its internal matters and future events, although others are welcome to attend.

Tue 1st March 2016 Council meeting

Tue 16th February 2016 Dinner meeting and talk by Geoff Soar

Music While you Work

Tue 9th February 2016 Talk by Malcom Darroch (Wollaton Park club) - "Down to Earth"

The History of the Parachute

Tue 2nd February 2016 Business meeting

The club will discuss its internal matters and future events, although others are welcome to attend.

Tue 19th January 2016 When cultures clash

A talk by Tony Smith

Tue 12th January 2016 Talk on Geological Hazards, by David Ovadia

David Ovadia MBE, former Director of the British Geological Survey, pioneered the spinning out of BGS International, now IGS Ltd, into a public-private company, and is now its part-time Chairman.

Tue 5th January 2016 Business meeting

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Tue 8th December 2015 A visit to the main Sikh temple in Nottingham

From 12th April 2014 with the Blessing of Waheguru Ji, Gurdwara Baba Budha Ji has been located in a new landmark building, at Miri Piri House, 309 "“ 329 Haydn Road, Nottingham, NG5 1DG.

Tue 1st December 2015 Business meeting

Discussion of the Club's business, membership, social events, charity donations, fundraising etc.

Tue 24th November 2015 A talk on hospices in Cameroon

by Dr.Catherine D"™Souza. Catherine is a palliative care specialist who has provided volunteer services to the Cameroon Baptist Convention and Hospice Africa.

Tue 17th November 2015 A talk on optical diseases and technology for spotting them

by an optician.

Tue 10th November 2015 The story of a barn conversion in France, by Ken Austin

N.B the pic is for illustration only - it is not Ken's place. .

Wed 4th November 2015 Club members will be assisting The Royal British Legion in selling poppies, at the Broadmarsh shopping centre

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Tue 3rd November 2015 Business meeting

Discussion of the Club's business, membership, social events, charity donations, fundraising etc.

Tue 27th October 2015 Talk on the Lace Market Theatre by Hazel Salisbury

The pic is from a recent production "Jumpy". The Lace Market Theatre is a small, independent, amateur theatre company, tracing its origins back to the 1920s.

Sun 25th October 2015 Club members will be assisting The Royal British Legion in selling poppies, at the Broadmarsh shopping centre

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Tue 20th October 2015 - Thu 22nd October 2015 Open evening

Come and see what a Rotary Club looks like and does. All welcome, and no pressure to join. A buffet will be provided. Advance notice to Graham Bramley (gbra109@yahoo.co.uk) would be appreciated, so that we have a feel for numbers.

Tue 13th October 2015 A talk on the work of the Rotary Foundation, by Terry Leivers

2014-15 RI President Gary C.K. Huang (red tie) and attendees during a performance by Brazilian signer and Rotary polio ambassador Ivete Sangalo at the closing plenary session, Rotary International Convention, 9 June 2015, Sao Paulo, Brazil. Rotary Foundation is the official charitable arm of Rotary International, and is responsible for Rotary's huge donations to the Global Polio Eradication Initiative, for example, with $1.33bn donated or committed to date.

Tue 6th October 2015 Business meeting

Discussion of the Club's business, membership, social events, charity donations, fundraising etc.

Tue 28th July 2015 7:30pm Dinner meeting with Richard Beardsall giving us an update on the projects in Africa that the Club supports

Tue 21st July 2015 7:30pm Dinner meeting with David Cadwallader talking about the Club's archives

Tue 14th July 2015 7:30pm Dinner meeting with talk on RYLA for Year 9 at the Becket School

RYLA is the Rotary Youth Leadership Awards, intended to train young people to become leaders in society.

Tue 7th July 2015 7:30pm Dinner and business meeting

Tue 7th July 2015 6:30pm - Council Meeting

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