Completed meetings and events 2014-2015

Mon 29th June 2015 Lunch Meeting followed by the Handover

Handover of Club Presidency from Steve Adamson to Vic Chippendale

Fri 26th June 2015 Mock Interviews

Students at Blandford School get the opportunity to practice their interview technique at this Mock Interview session

Fri 26th June 2015 Visit to Vineyard

Further details and timings to follow An attendance board is being circulated.

Mon 22nd June 2015 Club Assembly - Members only.

This is an evening meeting for the Club Assembly - Members only

Sun 21st June 2015 Rotary Cycle Ride

A Cycle ride in aid of Prostrate Cancer appeal read more...

Mon 15th June 2015 Lunch Meeting with Speaker

Speaker today is Chris Hillyard - Osteopath

Wed 10th June 2015 Kids Out day

A Rotary countrywide initiative to give less privileged children a day out at a theme park. Further details to follow

Mon 8th June 2015 Business Meeting - Gorcombe

Todays meeting is at the Corcombe Cafe

Mon 1st June 2015 Lunch Meeting followed by Council Meeting

Council Meeting

Mon 25th May 2015 No Meeting - Bank Holiday

No Meeting today - its another May Day

Mon 11th May 2015 Debate - venue Ashley Wood Golf Club

Debate - "How to celebrate our 70th Anniversary"
Venue - Ashley Wood Golf Club

Sat 9th May 2015 District Assembly

At Mountbatten School Romsey.
I'm pretty positive that District has given us duff information on the start time for this event

Mon 4th May 2015 No meeting Bank Holiday

Bank Holiday

Mon 27th April 2015 Lunch Meeting with Speaker

Speaker today is Chris Hardiman - tht "Nepal Project"

Mon 20th April 2015 Business Meeting

Business Meeting - Venue Crown Hotel

Mon 13th April 2015 Lunch Meeting & Council Meeting - Venue is Gorcombe Cafe

Lunch Meeting followed by a Council Meeting. At Gorcombe

Sat 11th April 2015 Stroke Awareness Day

The Annual Stroke Awareness Day" in the Corn Exchange

Mon 6th April 2015 Easter

Easter Monday No Meeting

Mon 30th March 2015 Lunch Meeting

Lunch Meeting followed by a debate
"This Club agrees that the present system of payment for meals should continue"

Sat 28th March 2015 Presidents Dinner

Presidents Dinner. Dress Code is "Black Tie"

Mon 23rd March 2015 Lunch Meeting

Lunch Meeting - Speaker Natalie Hargreaves, "RNIB"

Mon 16th March 2015 Lunch Meeting

Lunch meeting - Speaker Sid Falla "What's on the label" Back to the Crown Hotel

Mon 9th March 2015 Business Meeting

Business Meeting held at Ashley Wood Golf Course

Mon 2nd March 2015 Lunch Meeting followed by Council Meeting - Gorcombe Cafe

Lunch Meeting & Council Meeting. PLEASE NOTE: Venue is Gorcombe Cafe

Mon 23rd February 2015 Lunch Meeting

Lunch Meeting, Speaker - Nic Nicol "Rotary Way"

Sat 21st February 2015

Craft Fair in the Corn Exchange

Mon 16th February 2015 Lunch Meeting

Lunch Meeting, Speaker - Steve Hitchings "Experiences of a Fireman"

Mon 9th February 2015 Business Meeting. This meeting will be held at Gorcombe Farm

Business Meeting to be held at "Gorcombe Farm"

Mon 2nd February 2015 Lunch meeting

Meeting & Council Meeting.

Mon 26th January 2015 Lunch Meeting

Normal lunch meeting. Speaker Mike Jones - "London by Boat"

Fri 23rd January 2015 The Annual Burns' Night Dinner

A traditional Burns' Night Dinner
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Mon 19th January 2015 Lunch meeting

Normal Lunch meeting. Speaker Mike Deeming - "Salisbury Cathedral"

Thu 15th January 2015 Wincanton Race Day

A trip out to the races organised by Rotarian Nigel Wright

Mon 12th January 2015 Business Meeting

A normal Lunch followed by a Business Meeting at the Ashley Wood Golf Club

Mon 5th January 2015 Lunch Meeting & Council Meeting

A normal lunch meeting followed by a Council Meeting

Mon 29th December 2014 No Meeting - Holiday

No meeting today

Thu 25th December 2014 Christmas Day Lunch

The Annual "Alone on Christmas Day" Lunch.

Mon 22nd December 2014 Lunch Meeting

A normal Lunch Meeting

Mon 15th December 2014 Lunch with Partners - Crown Hotel

Annual Christmas lunch with partners

Wed 10th December 2014 Yuletide Festival

Blandford Celebrates the coming of Christmas with its Yuletide Festival.
Hot Chocolate and Mince pies may be had from the stall of our own Satellite Group. Yum Yum. read more...

Mon 8th December 2014 Business Meeting & SGM (Crown Hotel)

This Business Meeting will be followed by an SGM (Elections) at the Crown Hotel

Mon 1st December 2014 Meeting & Council Meeting

Meeting & Council Meeting

Mon 24th November 2014 Lunch Meeting followed by poetry readings

Today we have a touch of culture with six members reading their favourite poem.

Sat 22nd November 2014 Coffee/Craft morning

The Club's Satellite Group is holding a Coffee/Craft morning in the meeting room, Woodhouse Gardens,Blandford. Lots of lovely cakes and other things are on sale. My eyes will be on the cakes.....

Mon 17th November 2014 Lunch Meeting with Speaker

Speaker is Councillor Steve Hitchings Mayor of Blandford

Mon 10th November 2014 Business Meeting

Business Meeting at the Ashley Wood Golf Course

Sun 9th November 2014 Remembrance Day

The Annual Remembrance Day

Mon 3rd November 2014 Meeting & Council meeting

Meeting & Council Meeting

Wed 29th October 2014 Hearing Dogs For the Deaf Fund Raiser

District 11 Inner Wheel invite partners/friends and their dogs to a walk on Badbury rings to raise finds for "Hearing Dogs for the Deaf" the chosen charity of IW District Chairman and Rtn Judy Adams

Mon 27th October 2014 Lunch Meeting with Speaker

The Speaker today is Ian Welsh who will speak on "Fire Safety in the Home"

Mon 20th October 2014 Lunch Meeting with Speaker - Judy Adams, My Job

Speaker today is Judy Adams who will give her "My Job" talk.

Fri 17th October 2014 - Sun 19th October 2014 District Conference

District Conference at Bournemouth

Mon 13th October 2014 Business Meeting

Club Meeting at the Ashley Wood Golf Club

Mon 6th October 2014 Meeting & Council Meeting

Lunch Meeting Followed by a Council Meeting

Mon 29th September 2014 Evening Meeting with Partners at the Crown Hotel

An evening meeting with partners 7.00pm for 7.30pm The speaker this evening is Paul Cheetham from Bournemouth University, his subject: 'Dig at Beck's Farm'

Mon 22nd September 2014 Lunch Meeting with speaker at the Crown Hotel

Lunch Meeting with Speaker.
Todays speaker is Ann Fookes talking about "Easy Read Blandford"

Thu 18th September 2014 - Sat 20th September 2014 Health & Wellness event.

This event is being led by the Satellite Group

Mon 15th September 2014 Scatter Week

This is a Scatter Week
A board will be circulated for members to indicate the club they wish to visit.

Sat 13th September 2014 - Sun 14th September 2014 Sturminster Newton Cheese Fair

The Annual Sturminster Newton Cheese Fair. The club has been asked to provide helpers to man the gates. Derek Andrews has coordinated a volunteer roster and distributed to all concerned read more...

Mon 8th September 2014 Business Meeting & SGM(Accounts) at The Ashley Wood Golf Club

Lunch meeting followed by a Business Meeting and SGM (Accounts) read more...

Mon 1st September 2014 Meeting & Council Meeting at the Crown Hotel

Lunch Meeting followed by Council Meeting

Mon 25th August 2014 Bank Holiday - No meeting

Bank Holiday - No meeting

Mon 18th August 2014 12:45pm Lunch Meeting with speaker

Lunch meeting with speaker.
Todays speaker is Gail del Pinto - The manager of Blandford Food Bank

Tue 12th August 2014 Rotarian David Jaques presents a banner

Rotarians may visit any Rotary Club in the World and David Jaques recently visited a club in San Francisco read more...

Mon 11th August 2014 12:45pm Lunch Meeting with Speaker

Lunch meeting at the Ashley Wood Golf Club.
The Speaker today is Hugh de Iouge taking about "Sailability"

Mon 4th August 2014 August 4th 2014 Commemoration of the start of WW1

Mike Jones describing the life and times of his Grandfather during WW1 A special meeting to commemorate the start of WW1 read more...

Mon 4th August 2014 12:45pm Business meeting

Lunch followed by a Business Meeting

Mon 28th July 2014 12:45pm Lunch Meeting

Lunch meeting at the Crown Hotel followed by a Council Meeting

Mon 21st July 2014 12:45pm Lunch Meeting

Lunch meeting speaker today is Rtn Ros Nelmes. Blandford Town Survey.

Thu 17th July 2014 Visit to the Tivoli Theatre

A club outing to see The Blandford School production of Les Miserables. The show starts at 7.00pm. Those attending the Pre Show Dinner at No 9 are asked to be at the restaurant no later than 6.00pm

Mon 14th July 2014 12:45pm Lunch Meeting at Ashley Wood Golf Club

Lunch is followed by a Business Meeting

Sun 6th July 2014 Gold Hill Fair Sunday 6th July 14

Shaftesbury Gold Hill Fair. One Day only.
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