Completed meetings and events 2015-2016

Thu 30th June 2016 The Whitworth Art Gallery, Oxford Rd, Manchester 1230h

Peruse the Gallery and then lunch afterwards in the Cafeteria

Thu 23rd June 2016 President Handover meeting

President Roy hands over to President Elect George

Tue 21st June 2016 Rotary Ramble - Higher Poynton Macclesfield Canal -Meet Royal Oak car park,High Lane (A6) 10:15am

The next walk /ramble will be on Tuesday 21st June. It will be about 4 miles mainly level walking along Middlewood Way High Lane towards Marple, across the golf club and back along the Macclesfield canal . Meet at the Royal Oak , High Lane (A6) Car Park

Mon 20th June 2016 Butler Street Monday Seniors Club

Fish and Chip supper and Bingo !

Thu 16th June 2016 Club Charter Night - THERE WILL BE NO LUNCHTIME MEETING

The Hough End Centre, Chorlton, Manchester

Tue 14th June 2016 Club Council

The Hough End Centre, Chorlton

Thu 9th June 2016 Club Assembly

Come to hear the plans for the next Rotary Year from President Elect George. We have Assistant Governor Swati Mukherjee in attendance

Thu 2nd June 2016 Fellowship Evening -Barbeque at Roger & Chris Walkers house

No lunchtime meeting today

Thu 26th May 2016 Speaker David Ireland-CEO, Francis House Children's Hospice

Hear the update about Francis House and we have a cheque to present following the Xmas Arndale collection

Fri 20th May 2016 Film showing at Manchester Communication Academy

2 Silchester Dr, Manchester M40 8NT
Film TBA

Thu 19th May 2016 Comedy Showcase at Event City, Salford

Susan Craig will be presenting the "Mike Craig Award" to two young persons , an upcoming comedy writer and a comedian , who are both at Salford University

Thu 19th May 2016 Informal get together -No formal meeting

Informal meeting if members wish to meet for lunch in the bar at The Manchester Hall , Bridge Street, Manchester

Thu 12th May 2016 Club meeting to discuss Assembly in 2 weeks

Discussion meeting

Tue 10th May 2016 Club Council - Manchester Hall, Bridge Street,Manchester

council meeting

Thu 5th May 2016 Fellowship evening - Sweet Mandarin, 19 Copperas St,Manchester M4 1HS

6:00pm for 6:15 pm prompt
There is no meeting at lunchtime

Thu 28th April 2016 Club AGM

as above

Sat 23rd April 2016 ROTARY Know Your Blood Pressure Day 23 April 2016

Arndale Centre ,Manchester - A chance for members to engage with the public to offer a free blood pressure check

Thu 21st April 2016 No meeting due KYBP Event all day on 23 April

No meeting at Manchester Hall today

Mon 18th April 2016 - Wed 20th April 2016 Rotary Lakeland Break 18-20th April 2016

Borrowdale Gates Hotel, Borrowdale, Cumbria

Thu 14th April 2016 Club Council meeting - All members welcome

All members welcome
This meeting is instead of the originally proposed date of 12th April 2016

Thu 7th April 2016 Fellowship Evening - Per Tutti , 3-11 Liverpool Rd, Manchester M3 4NW

No Lunchtime Meeting at the Manchester Hall

Thu 31st March 2016 Chethams Library Tour 31st March 2016

Meet at Proper Tea ,The Cathedral Yard, Manchester M3 1SQ - Then to Chetham's School of Music for a tour - duration about 2 hours, but people can drift away when they wish

Thu 24th March 2016 No Meeting today due Bank Holiday week

No meeting due Bank Holiday Week

Thu 17th March 2016 Rotaract club of Manchester International at Club Academy ,University of Manchester Student's Union

Join us for an excellent evening of music by John Dhali and The Social Leftover's Leaf Petrides while helping to raise some money for local charities, what's not to like!?

Tickets Students £5 Regular £10
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Thu 17th March 2016 Informal meeting in the bar at the Manchester Hall

No formal meeting as the Rotaract concert is in the evening

Sat 12th March 2016 Big Book Giveaway -helping Manchester Breakfast RC at Asda ,Hulme 12th March 2016

If you have books sitting around at home,
languishing unread in a dusty corner,
bring them along for someone else to enjoy.
And browse for something new for yourself at the same time

Thu 10th March 2016 Accessible Edibles Rotary Project

David Acton and Mike Tomkinson (Rochdale Rotary Club) will tell us of this project that promotes the idea of landless, ultra low cost food production in less than ideal environments in the World

Tue 8th March 2016 Club Council meeting - The Hough End Centre

Council meeting - all members welcome

Thu 3rd March 2016 Fellowship Dinner - Albert"™s,120-122 Barlow Moor Road, Didsbury, M20 2PU,

6:00pm for 6:15pm prompt Cost £13.50 THERE WILL BE NO LUNCHTIME MEETING AT BRIDGE STREET

Thu 25th February 2016 Rotary - the fight against Malaria

PDG Ian Priestley tells us about the work of REMIT and also the fight against this disease in other countries

Tue 23rd February 2016 Rotary Ramble - Higher Poynton Macclesfield Canal

About a 4-5 mile flat walk along the Canal and The Middlewood Way

Thu 18th February 2016 Club SGM

To approve the Club Accounts for year ending June 2015

Wed 17th February 2016 Rotactact "Quiz it Up" at The Hough End Centre,Chorlton

Rotaract Manchester International & Rotary Clubs of Manchester meet for the annual quiz. Teams of 6 - £14 per person includes 2 course meal

Thu 11th February 2016 Meeting details TBA

details to be advised

Tue 9th February 2016 Club Council - The Hough End Centre

Council meeting - all members welcome

Thu 4th February 2016 Fellowship Evening -The Romper Pub, Wilmslow Old Road,Altrincham WA15 8JX -There will be no lunchtime meeting at the Manchester Hall,Bridge Street

6:15pm for 6:30 pm

Fri 29th January 2016 Urban Crew Day at Manchester Communication Academy

address 2 Silchester Dr, Manchester M40 8NT- More details of Event from PP Robin Graham

Thu 28th January 2016 No formal meeting due to event following day at Manchester Communication Academy-however there will be an informal meeting at lunchtime

Members will be meeting in the bar area at the Manchester Hall to discuss the outcome of the joint meeting last week at the SJC

Thu 21st January 2016 Meeting at the St James Club, 45,Spring Gardens,Manchester M2 2BG-THERE WILL BE NO MEETING AT LUNCHTIME AT BRIDGE STREET

Joint meeting with Manchester Trailblazers and Manchester Breakfast to discuss the future co-operation

Thu 14th January 2016 Business meeting and discuss the questionaire prior to next weeks meeting

Give your views on the future of the club

Tue 12th January 2016 Rotary Club Council 5:15pm

The Hough End Centre, Chorlton, Manchester

Thu 7th January 2016 Italian Evening at Al Bacio

Fellowship dinner at Al Bacio 14,South King Street, Manchester M2 6DW -PLEASE NOTE THAT THERE WILL BE NO LUNCHTIME MEETING

Thu 31st December 2015 No meeting due to New Year holiday

No meeting due to New Year holiday

Thu 24th December 2015 No Meeting due Christmas holiday

No meeting today due Christmas holiday

Sat 19th December 2015 Xmas Charity Collection for Francis House Children's Hospice

in M/cr Arndale Centre- Supported by the Greater M/cr Police Male Voice Choir

Fri 18th December 2015 Manchester Communication Academy -Silchester Drive M40 8NT

Screening of film " ELF " Everyone is welcome, and welcome to bring young people too.

Thu 17th December 2015 There will be no meeting today

Members instead are invited to assist with the Arndale collection on Saturday 19th Dec in aid of Francis House children's hospice


Thu 10th December 2015 There will be no meeting today

Members will be attending David Pittway's funeral on Friday 11th. December

Mon 7th December 2015 Trinity Methodist Seniors Club

Xmas party

Thu 3rd December 2015 Chrismas Dinner-The Hough End Centre, Chorlton M21 7SX- No lunchtime meeting

Christmas Get together along with Manchester Rotary Clubs

Thu 26th November 2015 No Rotary meeting due Rotaract meeting previous evening

No meeting at Freemason Hall today

Wed 25th November 2015 Rotaract International Night - Manchester Universities' Catholic Chaplaincy

The evening will include dinner (traditional dishes prepared by Rotaract members, anything from sushi to Indian curry), presentations, raffle and even traditional dances!
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Thu 12th November 2015 Rotary meeting - new member induction

New member induction

Fri 6th November 2015 - Thu 5th November 2015 Fellowship Dinner -Jai Kathmandu, Restaurant, 345 Palatine Rd,Northenden, M22 4FY-Pse note there will be no lunchtime meeting

Jai Kathmandu Restaurant

Thu 29th October 2015 Meeting will be held at the Greater Manchester Police Museum- There will be no meeting at the Freemasons Hall today

meet 1:00pm at the Museum, 57A ,Newton Street,Manchester M1 1ET

Thu 22nd October 2015 Committee meetings and club discussion

Committee meetings and club discussion

Thu 15th October 2015 Canon Paul Denby

" St Johns Ambulance Volunteers "

Tue 13th October 2015 Club Council Meeting 5:15pm -Hough End Centre

All members welcome to Club Council meetings

Thu 8th October 2015 Fellowship Theatre visit - Lowry Theatre,Salford. Pse note there will be no lunchtime meeting

The Importance of Being Earnest - Tickets had to be booked in advance - Bella Italia restaurant after performance

Thu 1st October 2015 Steve Jordan MBE

Operation Florian update

Thu 24th September 2015 Manchester Communication Academy

Vicky Leigh speaks on " Urban Crew Project with Primary Schools in East Manchester "

Thu 17th September 2015 There will be no meeting at FMH. Charity Networking evening event with Trailblazers cancelled

Event cancelled

Thu 10th September 2015 PDG Robert Strachan

Disaster Aid UK Update

Thu 3rd September 2015 Fellowship Dinner - There will be no lunchtime meeting

Tangs Cantonese Restaurant , 19 Church Rd, Cheadle, SK8 7JD

Thu 27th August 2015 Club Membership discussion

How to increase membership and retain members

Wed 26th August 2015 Walk - Grappenhall Village to Lymm Circular

Meet 10:00 Rams Head Hotel, Grappenhall Village -SatNav WA4 3EP

Thu 20th August 2015 Club Committee meetings

Club Committee meetings

Thu 13th August 2015 Speaker Rtn Phil Andrews PHF

"Tommies for a Fortnight, then Prisoners for 4 Years"

Thu 6th August 2015 Fellowship Dinner City Cafe ,Doubletree by Hilton- There will be no lunchtime meeting

City Café at Doubletree by Hilton Hotel .1 Aubum St ,Manchester M13DG - Please note there will be no Lunchtime meeting

Thu 30th July 2015 Short meeting at FMH then to Peoples Museum for visit

We will walk the short distance to the Peoples Museum and then return to the Freemasons Hall for Lunch

Mon 27th July 2015 Rotary Ramble - Pennington Flash Country Park. Leigh

Pennington Flash Country Park , St Helens Rd, Leigh WN7 3PA
10:15 for 10:30 start

Thu 23rd July 2015 Rotary website training part 2

Rtn Peter Hartley

Sat 18th July 2015 "Visions of Paradise" - Royal Northern College of Music

A joint concert with Greater Manchester Police Male Voice Choir and Cantare Ladies Choir. A concert sponsored by Rotary Club of Manchester and proceeds to Francis House Children's Hospice

Thu 16th July 2015 Rotary meeting - How to use the Club website

Rtn Peter Hartley

Tue 14th July 2015 Club Council - The Hough End Centre, Chorlton M21 7SX

Club council - all club members welcome

Thu 9th July 2015 President Roy Chapman PHF

Tells us about Metrolink -our very own tram/light rail system

Thu 2nd July 2015 Club Council

The Hough End Centre , Chorlton

Thu 2nd July 2015 Club Meeting - Committee meeting

Committee meetings plans for new Rotary Year

Thu 2nd July 2015 Club Committees

A time to discuss the committee plans for the new Rotary Year
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