Completed meetings and events 2018-2019

Thu 27th June 2019 Handover Meeting

Chris Mogg hands over to our President for 2019-20 Neil Hutchinson

Thu 20th June 2019 Business Meeting

Club discusses business matters

Sat 15th June 2019 Club BBQ

Organised by Rotary Wives
Food from 18:00 Welcome from 16:00

Thu 13th June 2019 Club Assembly

Neil Hutchinson briefs the Club on plans for next year.

Thu 6th June 2019 Jo Shannon - Tools for Self Reliance

A UK based charity working to help relieve poverty in Africa. We work with local African organisations to deliver a programme of tools and training to bring about effective and sustainable change to trades people and their communities. read more...

Thu 30th May 2019 Chantelle Shave - Julia's House

Having a child with a life-limiting illness can happen to anyone – and when it does, it is absolutely devastating. Imagine being told there is no cure and no-one knows how long your child will live, only that they will need constant round-the-clock care..

Thu 23rd May 2019 Business Meeting

Business of the Club

Thu 16th May 2019 Vikki Slade - The Life of Vikki

Vikki's Facebook profile describes her as: "Lib Dem Parliamentary Candidate & Campaigning Cllr, Mortgage Adviser, & Mum"

Fri 10th May 2019 Presidents Night

Venue: Remedy Oak

Thu 9th May 2019 No Meeting

No meeting as 10th May is Presidents Night

Thu 2nd May 2019 Sharon Jones - 3D Printing & Barclays Eagle Labs

Insight into the facilities available at the Barclays Eagle Labs

Thu 25th April 2019 Barry Gransden - Future Pillars

We currently support around 1,000 vulnerable children and young adults in Kabwe, Zambia. Our programmes cover a school with pupils from Pre-School to Grade 9, a Vocational Skills Centre and Feeding.

Thu 18th April 2019 Club AGM

CLUB AGM - Agenda attached

Thu 11th April 2019 Darryl Reach - TT Races

Darryl talks to the Club about his long standing interest in the Isle of Man Motorcycle TT Race.

Thu 4th April 2019 Donald Brook - My 50 years in Wimborne Rotary

Journey through time with Donald

Thu 28th March 2019 No Meeting

No lunchtime meeting today

Mon 25th March 2019 Evening with Sarah Farmer from BBC South

Dinner at the Bridge House Hotel at Longham and a presentation by Sarah Farmer - best known as a weather presenter on BBC South. read more...

Thu 21st March 2019 Business Meeting

Clubs discusses administrative matters

Wed 20th March 2019 Charity Bridge Afternoon

The Annual Charity Bridge Afternoon @ the Allendale Centre, Wimborne read more...

Thu 14th March 2019 Chris Marshall - The magic that was the Harrier

Chris a member of Ferndown Rotary Club entertains us with a talk on the Harrier Jump Jet read more...

Fri 8th March 2019 Race Night

Can you predict the winners?
Join us for a fun evening at the Allendale Centre Wimborne.
£10 per head - including a fish & chip supper. read more...

Thu 7th March 2019 No Meeting

No lunchtime meeting this week - see Race Night on Friday 8th March

Thu 28th February 2019 Business Meeting

Club discusses business matters

Sat 23rd February 2019 Prostate Cancer Testing

PSA testing for members of the Community
Venue: Allendale Centre
CALL for an appointment
Allan 01202 691710 or Jim 01202 580436

Thu 21st February 2019 Pat Shepherd - Inside the Olympics

What does go on behind the scenes at the Olympic games?

Thu 14th February 2019 Arthur Moseley - Interesting Times: 1906 - 1954

“May you live in interesting times" is an expression purported to be a translation of a traditional Chinese curse. What can we expect?

Mon 11th February 2019 Swing Unlimited Big Band

Rotary Jazz returns to the Wimborne Allendale Centre
FREE ENTRY - Tickets available at the door (Max 300)
Retiring collection for Wessex Young Musicians & Rotary Charities read more...

Thu 7th February 2019 Holly Roberts - Dragons Den and Barclays Eagle Labs

Holly briefs us on the Barclays Eagle Labs and their support for our "Dragons Den" Technology Competition read more...

Thu 31st January 2019 Peter Bishop - Life long learning

“Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow.
The important thing is not to stop questioning.”
Albert Einstein

Thu 24th January 2019 Business Meeting

Club discusses business matters

Fri 18th January 2019 Evening Meeting @ The Bridge House Hotel

Evening meeting with family and friends with a talk by Ray Weaden about being a toastmaster.

Thu 17th January 2019 No Meeting

No Lunchtime Meeting - see evening meeting on Friday

Thu 10th January 2019 John Slow - 50 years in Rotary

John talks to the Club about his experience of 50 years as a member of Wimborne Rotary

Thu 3rd January 2019 Lunch Meeting - t.b.a

Speaker t.b.a

Thu 20th December 2018 Club Xmas Lunch

Ready for the festive season ?

Sat 15th December 2018 Xmas Collections

Rotary members Charity street collection around Wimborne

Thu 13th December 2018 Wimborne Childrens Centre update

two leaders from the Children’s centre to talk to us about the sort of families we will be helping with a Christmas Hamper.

Sun 9th December 2018 2018 Great Santa Fun Run - CANCELLED

Badbury Rings

Thu 6th December 2018 CLUB - Christmas Dinner

Members Guests are welcome
Evening Meeting @ Dudsbury Golf Club - Brabant Suite read more...

Mon 3rd December 2018 Club Walk - Coy Pond

Club members and their friends enjoy a walk and good company - lunch at Harry Ramsdens read more...

Thu 29th November 2018 Derek Radley - Advanced Driving (Police Style)

Hang onto your seats!

Thu 22nd November 2018 Special General Meeting

-Election of officers for 2019-20
Approval of Accounts

Thu 15th November 2018 Nigel Barnfield - The Rotary Foundation

Nigel briefs members about the work of the Rotary Foundation read more...

Thu 8th November 2018 NO LUNCHTIME MEETING

No meeting today - see meeting on Wednesday 7th

Wed 7th November 2018 Evening with Roger Guttridge

Local Journalist & Author entertains us with a talk about Dorset Smuggling Families
Venue: BRIDGE HOUSE, LONGHAM, BH22 9AN

Mon 5th November 2018 Club Walk - Corfe Castle

Meet at the West Street car park in Corfe Castle Village - departing @ 10:30 for a 2 mile walk. Some hills & mud..
Lunch at the Fox Inn - also in West Street. read more...

Thu 1st November 2018 Neal Williams - Macmillan Caring Locally

The charity provides funds for nursing and medical equipment to improve patient treatment and comfort. Macmillan Caring Locally is a small charity and is not connected in any way to the national charity Macmillan Cancer Support. read more...

Thu 25th October 2018 Mark Elling - Lewis Manning Hospice

@ Royal British Legion Wimborne

Sat 20th October 2018 CRAFT FAIR

Craft fair at The Allendale Centre - BH21 1AS read more...

Thu 18th October 2018 Business Meeting & Frugal Lunch

Soup and sweet @ Wimborne Methodist Church

Fri 12th October 2018 - Sun 14th October 2018 Rotary District Conference 2018

Conference and Autumn Break in Jersey

Thu 11th October 2018 NO LUNCHTIME MEETING

No meeting today.

Thu 4th October 2018 Evening Visit to Eight Arch Brewery

Evening Meeting @ Unit 3 Stone Lane Industrial Estate, BH21 1HB
Evening Meal provided by Sorrells
Guests Welcome, Costs £10 per person

Thu 4th October 2018 NO LUNCHTIME MEETING

See information about our Evening visit to the Eight Arch Brewery

Mon 1st October 2018 Club Walk - Longham Lakes

Club members and their friends enjoy a walk and good company
Meet at the White Hart Pub @ Longham BH22 9AB
park opposite Pub
Lunch after @ the White Hart

Thu 27th September 2018 Silke Tan - My job

Geoffrey Tan's daughter Silke joins us to give us an insight into her work as a Chiropractor.

Thu 20th September 2018 Business meeting

Club discusses and votes on business items

Thu 13th September 2018 Sgt Tim Travers - Neighbourhood Policing

Tim gives an insight to Neighbourhood Policing in the Local Wimborne & Colehill Area read more...

Thu 6th September 2018 Monique Monroe - Ideas 2 Action

Ideas2Action is a registered charity that runs community recycling projects across Bournemouth and Poole and in Dorset: Wimborne, Corfe Mullen and Holton Heath read more...

Tue 4th September 2018 Cream Tea at the Purbeck Golf Club

Club members take less mobile members of the Community for a Cream Tea.
15:30 @ the Purbeck Golf Club
Booking essential

Mon 3rd September 2018 Club Walk - Location TBA

Club members and their friends enjoy a walk and good company

Thu 30th August 2018 Josh Benson - The Blueberry business

Club members hear about the business of growing blueberries

Thu 23rd August 2018 Neil Hutchinson - New World: 20 years of Google

Google's mission is to organise the world's information and make it universally accessible and useful.

Thu 16th August 2018 Mike Stevens - Banking Fraud

Mike Stevens gives members advice on how to avoid being scammed – learn about fraud, and how you can stay digitally safe. read more...

Thu 9th August 2018 Evening cruise to Wareham

Boat trip from Poole Quay to Wareham for a Fish & Chip meal and return in time for the Poole fireworks display. 18.45 from Poole Quay.

Thu 9th August 2018 NO MEETING TODAY

There will be no lunchtime meeting today - Boat Trip

Mon 6th August 2018 Club Walk - Rockbourne

Led by Stephen Protheroe..
Hilly walk of approximately 4 miles starting in the pretty village of Rockborne. A couple of stiles.
Lunch available afterwards at the Rose & Thistle.

Thu 2nd August 2018 Prof. Allan Hutchinson - Energy & Mobility - Volt Fiction?

The latest on electricity and transport

Thu 26th July 2018 Allan Smith - District Governor 2018-19

Visit from our District Governor giving us an insight to his hopes for the year ahead read more...

Thu 19th July 2018 Business meeting

Club discusses and votes on business items

Mon 16th July 2018 - Sun 22nd July 2018 Wimborne History Festival

Although not organised by Wimborne Rotary Club, Wimborne Rotary members hope to assist the organisers. read more...

Fri 13th July 2018 Rotary Wives - Annual Dinner

Venue: Remedy Oak Golf Club

Thu 12th July 2018 Lorraine Hewitt - Life Education Wessex

Lorraine Hewitt & Arthur Mosley talk to the Club on the origins of and latest news from Life Education Wessex. read more...

Thu 5th July 2018 Colin Beasant - Star Gazing

Colin talks to us about one of mans earliest pastimes read more...

Mon 2nd July 2018 Club Walk - Canford Heath

Walk led by Rex Hurdle around his Canford Heath "playground"
Club members and their friends enjoy a walk and good company read more...
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