Completed meetings and events 2017-2018

Wed 27th June 2018 Lunch Meeting & Club Handover

Formal Handover to the new Club Council for 2018-19.

Wed 20th June 2018 Presidents' Lunch Meeting

Wed 13th June 2018 Lunch - Business Meeting

Last reports from Committees for this Rotary Year 2017-18.

Tue 5th June 2018 Council Meeting

Wed 30th May 2018 Lunch Meeting

Wed 23rd May 2018 Lunch Meeting

Wed 16th May 2018 Lunch Meeting & Club AGM

The Club will be holding its formal AGM after lunch today.

Tue 15th May 2018 Wine Tasting evening

A wine tasting evening will be held at the Wine Cellar using the format of 'Call My Bluff'

Wed 9th May 2018 Lunch Meeting

At lunch today, new Member Mike Stanton will deliver his My Job talk.

Thu 3rd May 2018 Rotary Club of Horwich Charter & Social Night

Members of Rotary Club of Douglas will travel to Horwich to attend this event and also to lay a wreath at the top of Winter Hill in memory of the 35 Manx residents who lost their lives there in 1958.

Wed 2nd May 2018 Lunch - Business Meeting

Members will have the chance to hear from the Committees as they approach the end of the Rotary Year.

Tue 1st May 2018 Council Meeting

Wed 25th April 2018 Lunch Meeting

At lunch today we shall have a speaker from IOM Hospice who will address the club on the subject of 'Looking to the Future'.

Fri 20th April 2018 94th Charter Night Dinner

Annual Charter Night Dinner will be Black Tie and held at the Regency Hotel, Queen's Promenade, Douglas.

Fri 20th April 2018 94th Annual Charter Dinner

This annual Black Tie event will be held at Haworths Restaurant, Regency Hotel, Queen's Promenade, Douglas.

Wed 11th April 2018 Lunch Meeting

Our speaker at lunch today is Tony Wild from the Great Laxey Mines Railway company.

Thu 5th April 2018 Inter Club Quiz

The annual Quiz between the Island's Rotary Clubs will be held at the Braaid Hall, Marown.

Wed 4th April 2018 Lunch - Business Meeting

Committee Chairmen will update members on the activities over the last month and the months to come.

Tue 3rd April 2018 Council Meeting

Wed 28th March 2018 Lunch Meeting & Young Person's Day

For today's lunch members will be encouraged to bring along a young person to hear about Rotary.

Wed 21st March 2018 Lunch Meeting

The winners of the 2018 Primary Schools' Public Speaking competition will join us for lunch today and reprise their winning performance.

Tue 20th March 2018 Pistol Shooting Evening

Rescheduled from January, this will will be held in Laxey Glen Gardens.

Wed 14th March 2018 Lunch Meeting

The winners of the 2018 Secondary Schools' Public Speaking competition will join us at lunch and deliver their winning performance again.

Mon 12th March 2018 Primary Schools' Public Speaking Competition

This year's competition was held at Ballacottier Primary School - the 2017 winners. The 2018 winning school is St. John's Primary School. read more...
Winning team for 2017 from Ballakermeen High School (Rebecca Minay, Charlotte Peach and Matthew Tait).

Wed 7th March 2018 Secondary Schools' Public Speaking Competition

The competition was held at Ballakermeen High School for the second successive year as they were winners in 2016 and again in 2017. read more...

Wed 7th March 2018 Lunch - Business Meeting

At lunch today we shall be hearing reports from the Club's Committees.

Tue 6th March 2018 Council Meeting

Wed 28th February 2018 Lunch Meeting

At lunch today we will hear from Sue Tyrer who will give us her My Job talk.

Tue 27th February 2018 Winter Hill 60th Anniversary

A ceremony was held at Cooil y Ree Park, St. John's to mark the 60th Anniversary of the Winter Hill plane crash. A memorial event was also held in Horwich attended by a party of 24 from the Island. read more...

Wed 21st February 2018 Global Rotary Thanks For Life Lunch Meeting

Today's lunch will celebrate the achievements of Rotary's global Thanks For Life campaign to eradicate Polio.

Wed 14th February 2018 Lunch Meeting

During our lunch today Warwick Bartlett will deliver his My Job talk

Wed 7th February 2018 Lunch - Business Meeting

The usual monthly business updates will be provided by the various Committee Chairmen.

Tue 6th February 2018 Council Meeting

Wed 31st January 2018 Lunch Meeting

Wed 24th January 2018 Lunch Meeting

Wed 17th January 2018 Lunch Meeting

Wed 10th January 2018 Lunch - Business Meeting

Committee Chairmen will be presenting their first reports of 2018.

Wed 3rd January 2018 Lunch Meeting & New Year's Message

Tue 2nd January 2018 Council Meeting

Wed 27th December 2017 No Meeting

Wed 20th December 2017 No Meeting

No lunch this week - Merry Christmas.

Wed 13th December 2017 Christmas Lunch Meeting

Christmas Lunch will be on the menu today and to ensure that the festivities are truly memorable we shall also be holding the AGM of the Rotary Club of Douglas Charitable Trust!

Wed 6th December 2017 Lunch - Business Meeting & Club EGM

As well as the usual monthly Business matters, today will also see an EGM of the Club being held in order to elect various Club Officers for 2018-2019 and approve the Club Accounts for the year to 30th June 2017.

Tue 5th December 2017 Council Meeting

Wed 29th November 2017 Lunch Meeting

Our special guest was Honorary Rotarian His Excellency the Lieutenant Governor. Sir Richard entertained members with a talk highlighting some of the less successful episodes in his diplomatic career.

Wed 22nd November 2017 International Dinner

International Committee are organising an evening at the University College of Man showcasing food from various Asian countries. Funds raised from this event will be split between Rotary Foundation and End Polio.

Wed 15th November 2017 Lunch Meeting

Wed 8th November 2017 Lunch - Business Meeting

The usual monthly reports from Committee Chairmen will be presented to Members at lunch today.

Tue 7th November 2017 Council & Lockington Marshall Meetings

Quarterly Lockington Marshall Trust meeting will be held as well as monthly Council meeting.

Wed 25th October 2017 Lunch Meeting

After today's meal, Rotarian Neal Mellon will entertain us with his 'My Job' talk.

Wed 18th October 2017 Lunch Meeting & World Polio Day

Today's lunch will focus on Rotary's End Polio Now campaign.

Wed 11th October 2017 Lunch Meeting

Wed 4th October 2017 Lunch - Business Meeting

Committee Chairmen will today present their monthly reports to Members following the previous evening's Council Meeting.

Tue 3rd October 2017 Council Meeting

Wed 27th September 2017 International Lunch Meeting

Picture copyright Jon Wornham.

Thu 21st September 2017 Visit to Crogga

A party of some 50 Rotarians, friends and families enjoyed a lovely autumnal evening in the grounds of Crogga. read more...

Wed 20th September 2017 Lunch Meeting

Our Speaker today will be Max Smith who is the Organ Scholar at Peel Cathedral. I am sure Max will be pulling out all the stops to give us a fascinating talk.

Wed 13th September 2017 Lunch Meeting

At today's lunch our Speaker will be David Talbot who is Chairman of the Manx Credit Union Limited. This talk is bound to generate a great deal of 'interest' for members!

Wed 6th September 2017 Lunch Meeting

Tue 5th September 2017 Council Meeting

Fri 11th August 2017 - Sat 12th August 2017 Royal Manx Agricultural Show 2017

The Club will again have a stand at this year's Royal Show highlighting our activities and those of Rotary across the world. Particular emphasis will be on End Polio Now. The stand will also feature 2 classic motorbikes loaned by Past President Bob Dowty.

Wed 26th July 2017 Lunch Meeting

Our Speaker at lunch today is Dee Struthers one of the founders of a new charity - Mannin Sepsis. This charity has achived a huge amount in a short time to raise awareness of a hidden killer (Sepsis) which kills 200 people a year in the Isle of Man.

Fri 21st July 2017 - Sun 23rd July 2017 Summer Camp

Once again the Island's Clubs hosted a party of young people from a wide variety of countries as part of the District Summer Camp. Activities included a ride on the Great Laxey Mines railway and taking part in the Ramsey Carnival.

Wed 19th July 2017 Lunch Meeting

Wed 12th July 2017 Lunch Meeting & Club Assembly

Wed 5th July 2017 No Meeting

Tynwald Day

Tue 4th July 2017 Council Meeting

Crogga Castle

Tue 4th July 2017 Visit to Crogga - POSTPONED!!

A rare chance to visit the grounds, lake and miniature railway at Crogga. Cost is just £10 a head which includes a glass of wine and nibbles with £5 being donated to Children of Chernobyl.
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