Completed meetings and events 2016-2017
Mon 26th June 2017 Handover DinnerThis is the evening when David Waite takes office as President. To celebrate there will be a two course dinner, with wives, partners and friends invited.
Thu 22nd June 2017 Food Bank Collection at TescoStroud Rotary Club will be running 2 collecting sessions for the Stroud Food Bank at Tesco in Stroud.
Mon 19th June 2017 Speaker Meeting : James Bell - 'Eye on Safety'James Bell will be talking about safety matters.
Mon 22nd May 2017 Speaker Meeting : Anne Young : The Infobuzz CharityInfobuzz offers therapeutic and practical support for families and young people with complex needs.
Tue 16th May 2017 Area 4 Walk with District Governor - Richard PurdonThis is a social event to celebrate the birthday of Foundation and meet the DG. The route is to be announced but will probably be in and around Arlingham
Mon 15th May 2017 Club AssemblyThe President Elect, David Waite, will be presenting his programme for the coming year to the club and our new Assistant Governor, Alexandra Lloyd-Jones.
Tue 9th May 2017 Council MeetingTo be held at Eastcombe Village Hall Committee Room.
Mon 8th May 2017 Speaker Meeting : Mike McCrea : Park LifeMike McCrea is the supervisor of Stratford Park and will be talking about the park and it's wildlife etc.
Sat 6th May 2017 District AssemblyDistrict Assembly at The Gables Hotel, Cheltenham
Mon 24th April 2017 AGM and Club NightThe formal business of the AGM followed by a discussion of club matters and events.
Mon 10th April 2017 Speaker Meeting : Richard White : Radio CarolinePlease note that this meeting will be held at The Crown, Paganhill and not at the Cotswold Bowls Club
Mon 3rd April 2017 Speaker Meeting : Shelagh & Bob Hubbard : Feng ShuiThe mysteries of Fung Shui revealled!
Wed 29th March 2017 Speaker Meeting : Carson the ButlerThis is a joint meeting with Stonehouse Rotary Club to be held at the Cotswold Bowls Club. What's it all about? Stonehouse haven't told us but it should be interesting and different.
Mon 27th March 2017 Social Evening at The Ram - BussageAs we have cancelled our normal Monday meeting at The Hill in favour of joining Stonehouse Rotary on Wednesday 29th for a joint meeting. This is a social evening for those members who would like to take part.
Mon 27th March 2017 Meeting at The Hill CancelledOur normal meeting at The Hill has been cancelled in favour of the joint meeting with Stonehouse on 29th March. However, if there is sufficient interest, we will organise a social evening at The Ram, Bussage.
Mon 27th March 2017 Council Meeting at David Fowle's HouseThis meeting will concentrate on several of our major issues - club meetings & venue and membership etc.
Mon 20th March 2017 Speaker Meeting : Alana Roy : Recycling in StroudAlena will be talking about recycling in the Stroud District.
Fri 17th March 2017 - Sun 19th March 2017 District 1100 Conference at TorquayThe District 1100 Conference will be held at Torquay.
Mon 13th March 2017 Speaker Meeting at the Bowls Club : Bryan Webster : Pumping Stations and BugattisA talk about the history of the Chalford Pumping Station.
Mon 6th March 2017 Club NightA review of the club's business and planned activities.
Mon 27th February 2017 Speaker Meeting : Ruth Davey : Warm & Welcome Energy AdviceRuth Davey - Warm & Welcome Energy Advice
Wed 22nd February 2017 District 1100 New Members' MeetingA meeting for new members to be held at the Jurys Hotel, Cheltenham GL51 0TS
Mon 20th February 2017 Speaker Meeting : Andy JeansAndy Jeans speaking about APT action on poverty in Sri Lanka
Sun 19th February 2017 Young Musician Competition : FinalTo be held at Wycliffe College
Mon 13th February 2017 Speaker Meeting : Tore Fauske on The Invasion of NorwayStroud Rotary's monthly lunch-time get together at the Cotswold Bowls Club.
Mon 6th February 2017 Speaker Meeting : Martin Rose - Manager of Tesco, StroudMartin Rose, the manager of the Tesco store in Stroud will be talking about the company, and presenting a cheque to 'Stroud in Bloom'.
Mon 30th January 2017 Social Evening at The Edgemoor InnAn evening out at The Edgemoor Inn for members, family and friends - organised by Mike Lambert
Sun 29th January 2017 Young Musician Competition : Second HeatTo be held at Westonbirt School
Mon 23rd January 2017 Speaker Meeting : Pat Swift : The London Crossrail ProjectCrossrail is one of the UK's largest construction projects
Sat 21st January 2017 Elvis Tribute Concert in aid of End Polio NowAn Elvis Tribute Concert starring Abergavenny's Keith Davies and his own Mafia. In aid of End Polio Now.
Sun 15th January 2017 Young Musician Competition : First HeatTo be held at Katherine Lady Berkeley School, Wotton under Edge.
Wed 11th January 2017 District MeetingThe District Meeting will be held at The Gables Hotel, Falfield
Sat 24th December 2016 Christmas Collection at Tesco - StroudIn aid of Cancer Research read more...
Fri 23rd December 2016 Christmas Collection by the Inner Wheel at Tesco - StroudIn aid of The British Heart Foundation and The Willow Trust read more...
Thu 22nd December 2016 Christmas Collection at Tesco - StroudIn aid of Meningitis Now read more...
Wed 21st December 2016 Christmas Collection at Tesco - StroudIIn aid of Stroud in Bloom read more...
Wed 21st December 2016 - Sat 24th December 2016 Santa Claus in Stroud at TescoSanta Claus will be personally supervising our charity collections at Tesco read more...
Mon 12th December 2016 Speaker Meeting : Paul EvansOur regular monthy lunch meeting at the Bowls Club with guest speaker Paul Evans
Mon 5th December 2016 Speaker Meeting : Barry Voyce : The DoorBarry Voyce will be presented with the cheque from Play by the Lake and will be speaking about The Door.
Thu 1st December 2016 Stroud Food Bank Christmas CollectionStroud Rotary will be running the Food Bank Christmas collection at Tesco from 10:00 until 13:00
Mon 28th November 2016 Speaker Meeting : Ian Stimson : Building a school in Ghana for disabled children,Ian is ex IT Director of Tesco
Fri 25th November 2016 Fireworks Presentation NightStroud, Stonehouse and Nailsworth Rotary Clubs will be presenting the proceeds of Five Valleys' Fireworks to their chosen charities : Kings Stanley Village Hall read more...
Sat 19th November 2016 - Sat 16th July 2016 Stroud Rotary Craft FairAnother in the series of very successful Craft Fairs held in Merrywalks Shopping Centre read more...
Wed 16th November 2016 Joint Meeting with StonehouseThe Bowls Club. Speaker - Tom Low on 'The Island of Iceland'
Mon 14th November 2016 Speaker Meeting : JP Burke : The film and television industryJP is Operations Manager of a major company involved in the editing and promotion of film and television programmes such as the 2012 Olympics, Harry Potter and James Bond.
Mon 7th November 2016 Charter and President's NightA combination of President's Night with a celebration of Stroud Rotary Club's 95th Year. To be held at The Old Lodge, Minchinhampton. Cost Â£25 per head. read more...
Mon 31st October 2016 Crocus Planting for End Polio NowStroud Rotary Club will be planting 5,000 purple crocus bulbs in Stratford Park to commemerate the successes of End Polio Now.
Mon 24th October 2016 Five Valley FireworksVenue Marling School Stroud - 24 October 2016
Gates open 6pm
Tue 18th October 2016 - Tue 12th July 2016 Area 4 Meeting : Whitminster InnOne of the four meetings run each year by our AG, Joan Goldsmith. The agenda will be published later.
Mon 17th October 2016 Race NightAt The Hill @ 7:00 for 7:30.
Â£10.00 including buffet.
With Stonehouse Rotary Club read more...
Tue 11th October 2016 District MeetingThe District Meeting will be held at The Gables Hotel, Falfield
Mon 10th October 2016 - Sat 1st October 2016 Speaker Meeting : Richard Lacey : A decade of working and shirking.Richard Lacey owns up to what hes been doing (or not as the case may be) for the past 10 years. At the Stroud Bowls Club.
Mon 3rd October 2016 Speaker Meeting : Peter Lead : Buzz Club GhanaPeter Lead is the Chairman of the Stroud Beekeepers Association and will be talking about the Buzz Club in Ghana
Tue 27th September 2016 Fireworks Committee MeetingTo be held at the King's Head, Kings Stanley
Mon 26th September 2016 Club NightAn update on what's happening in the club and on the morning's Councl Meeting.
Mon 26th September 2016 Council MeetingAgenda and location to be advised.
Tue 20th September 2016 Satellite Club : Second MeetingThe second meeting of our Satellite Club will take place at The Imperial Hotel - Stroud
Tue 6th September 2016 Satellite Club : Inaugral MeetingThe inaugral meeting of our Satellite Club will take place at The Imperial Hotel - Stroud
Mon 22nd August 2016 Speaker Meeting : Jill Johnson : Lend with CareJill will be talking about micro-finance and how we can become involved.
Wed 17th August 2016 - Tue 26th July 2016 Boules MatchBoules Match against North Cotswold Rotary at the Plough, Prestbury
Tue 16th August 2016 Boules MatchBoules Match against Gloucester Severn Rotary at the Three Horseshoes, Frampton on Severn.
Mon 15th August 2016 Speaker Meeting : Christopher Dunn : The effects of space flight on the human bodyChristopher Dunn, who has degrees in pharmacy and medical research, worked at the Johnson Space Centre, Houston, on investigations connected with the Spacelab-1 mission. read more...
Tue 2nd August 2016 Boules MatchBoules Match against Gloucester (Provisional) at The Three Horseshoes, Frampton on Severn
Tue 26th July 2016 Boules MatchBoules Match against Chipping Sodbury Rotary at the Coddrington Arms, Yate
Mon 25th July 2016 Speaker Meeting : The Plight of the HedgehogAll about the status of the hedgehog in the Stroud area.
Sat 23rd July 2016 - Sat 16th July 2016 Stroud Rotary Craft FairAnother in the series of very successful Craft Fairs held in Merrywalks Shopping Centre read more...
Sat 16th July 2016 Stroud Rotary will be at Stroud ShowStroud Rotary Club will have a stand at this year's Stroud Show. read more...
Fri 15th July 2016 Play by The LakeThis year's play, by Jenny Wren productions, will be Robin Hood. read more...
Tue 12th July 2016 Area 4 Meeting : Whitminster InnOne of the four meetings run each year by our AG, Joan Goldsmith. The agenda will be published later.
Mon 4th July 2016 Speaker Meeting : Peter Wells : End Polio NowPeter is the District Chairman of End Polio Now and will be explaining why we need to support this initiative to complete the job of eradicating polio