Completed meetings and events 2016-2017

Mon 26th June 2017 Handover Dinner

This 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 Tesco

Stroud 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 Charity

Infobuzz offers therapeutic and practical support for families and young people with complex needs.

Tue 16th May 2017 Area 4 Walk with District Governor - Richard Purdon

This 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 Assembly

The 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 Meeting

To be held at Eastcombe Village Hall Committee Room.

Mon 8th May 2017 Speaker Meeting : Mike McCrea : Park Life

Mike McCrea is the supervisor of Stratford Park and will be talking about the park and it's wildlife etc.

Sat 6th May 2017 District Assembly

District Assembly at The Gables Hotel, Cheltenham

Mon 24th April 2017 AGM and Club Night

The formal business of the AGM followed by a discussion of club matters and events.

Mon 10th April 2017 Speaker Meeting : Richard White : Radio Caroline

Please 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 Shui

The mysteries of Fung Shui revealled!

Wed 29th March 2017 Speaker Meeting : Carson the Butler

This 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 - Bussage

As 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 Cancelled

Our 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 House

This 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 Stroud

Alena will be talking about recycling in the Stroud District.

Fri 17th March 2017 - Sun 19th March 2017 District 1100 Conference at Torquay

The District 1100 Conference will be held at Torquay.

Mon 13th March 2017 Speaker Meeting at the Bowls Club : Bryan Webster : Pumping Stations and Bugattis

A talk about the history of the Chalford Pumping Station.

Mon 6th March 2017 Club Night

A review of the club's business and planned activities.

Mon 27th February 2017 Speaker Meeting : Ruth Davey : Warm & Welcome Energy Advice

Ruth Davey - Warm & Welcome Energy Advice

Wed 22nd February 2017 District 1100 New Members' Meeting

A meeting for new members to be held at the Jurys Hotel, Cheltenham GL51 0TS

Mon 20th February 2017 Speaker Meeting : Andy Jeans

Andy Jeans speaking about APT action on poverty in Sri Lanka

Sun 19th February 2017 Young Musician Competition : Final

To be held at Wycliffe College

Mon 13th February 2017 Speaker Meeting : Tore Fauske on The Invasion of Norway

Stroud Rotary's monthly lunch-time get together at the Cotswold Bowls Club.

Mon 6th February 2017 Speaker Meeting : Martin Rose - Manager of Tesco, Stroud

Martin 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 Inn

An evening out at The Edgemoor Inn for members, family and friends - organised by Mike Lambert

Sun 29th January 2017 Young Musician Competition : Second Heat

To be held at Westonbirt School

Mon 23rd January 2017 Speaker Meeting : Pat Swift : The London Crossrail Project

Crossrail is one of the UK's largest construction projects

Sat 21st January 2017 Elvis Tribute Concert in aid of End Polio Now

Keith on stage at the Lansdown Hall in Stroud. An Elvis Tribute Concert starring Abergavenny's Keith Davies and his own Mafia. In aid of End Polio Now.

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Sun 15th January 2017 Young Musician Competition : First Heat

To be held at Katherine Lady Berkeley School, Wotton under Edge.

Wed 11th January 2017 District Meeting

The District Meeting will be held at The Gables Hotel, Falfield

Sat 24th December 2016 Christmas Collection at Tesco - Stroud

In aid of Cancer Research read more...

Fri 23rd December 2016 Christmas Collection by the Inner Wheel at Tesco - Stroud

In aid of The British Heart Foundation and The Willow Trust read more...

Thu 22nd December 2016 Christmas Collection at Tesco - Stroud

In aid of Meningitis Now read more...

Wed 21st December 2016 Christmas Collection at Tesco - Stroud

IIn aid of Stroud in Bloom read more...

Wed 21st December 2016 - Sat 24th December 2016 Santa Claus in Stroud at Tesco

Ashley Skerten as Father Christmas collecting at Tesco - Stroud. Santa Claus will be personally supervising our charity collections at Tesco read more...

Mon 12th December 2016 Speaker Meeting : Paul Evans

Our regular monthy lunch meeting at the Bowls Club with guest speaker Paul Evans

Mon 5th December 2016 Speaker Meeting : Barry Voyce : The Door

Barry 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 Collection

Stroud 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 Night

Stroud, 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 Fair

Another in the series of very successful Craft Fairs held in Merrywalks Shopping Centre read more...

Wed 16th November 2016 Joint Meeting with Stonehouse

The Bowls Club. Speaker - Tom Low on 'The Island of Iceland'

Mon 14th November 2016 Speaker Meeting : JP Burke : The film and television industry

JP 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 Night

A combination of President's Night with a celebration of Stroud Rotary Club's 95th Year. To be held at The Old Lodge, Minchinhampton. Cost £25 per head. read more...

Mon 31st October 2016 Crocus Planting for End Polio Now

OUr bag of 5,000 Crocus Bulbs. Stroud 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 Fireworks

Venue Marling School Stroud - 24 October 2016
Gates open 6pm
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Tue 18th October 2016 - Tue 12th July 2016 Area 4 Meeting : Whitminster Inn

One of the four meetings run each year by our AG, Joan Goldsmith. The agenda will be published later.

Mon 17th October 2016 Race Night

At The Hill @ 7:00 for 7:30.
£10.00 including buffet.
With Stonehouse Rotary Club read more...

Tue 11th October 2016 District Meeting

The 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 Ghana

Peter 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 Meeting

To be held at the King's Head, Kings Stanley

Mon 26th September 2016 Club Night

An update on what's happening in the club and on the morning's Councl Meeting.

Mon 26th September 2016 Council Meeting

Agenda and location to be advised.

Tue 20th September 2016 Satellite Club : Second Meeting

The second meeting of our Satellite Club will take place at The Imperial Hotel - Stroud

Tue 6th September 2016 Satellite Club : Inaugral Meeting

The inaugral meeting of our Satellite Club will take place at The Imperial Hotel - Stroud

Mon 22nd August 2016 Speaker Meeting : Jill Johnson : Lend with Care

Jill will be talking about micro-finance and how we can become involved.

Wed 17th August 2016 - Tue 26th July 2016 Boules Match

Boules Match against North Cotswold Rotary at the Plough, Prestbury

Tue 16th August 2016 Boules Match

Boules 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 body

Christopher 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 Match

Boules Match against Gloucester (Provisional) at The Three Horseshoes, Frampton on Severn

Tue 26th July 2016 Boules Match

Boules Match against Chipping Sodbury Rotary at the Coddrington Arms, Yate

Mon 25th July 2016 Speaker Meeting : The Plight of the Hedgehog

All about the status of the hedgehog in the Stroud area.

Sat 23rd July 2016 - Sat 16th July 2016 Stroud Rotary Craft Fair

Another 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 Show

Stroud Rotary Club will have a stand at this year's Stroud Show. read more...

Fri 15th July 2016 Play by The Lake

This year's play, by Jenny Wren productions, will be Robin Hood. read more...

Tue 12th July 2016 Area 4 Meeting : Whitminster Inn

One 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 Now

Peter 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
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