Completed meetings and events 2019-2020
Fri 17th April 2020 Presidents Night & Club 70th Birthday - POSTPONEDPOSTPONED until the current COVID-19 crisis has passed.
Thu 26th March 2020 Business Meeting - CANCELLED@ Sturminster Marshall Golf Club
Members discuss business matters
Thu 19th March 2020 Natasha & Wendy from Leaf Collect Cheque - CANCELLED@ Sturminster Marshall Golf Club
LEAF supports blood cancer patients
Thu 12th March 2020 John Slow - Gambling in the UK (Evening Meeting)@ Sturminster Marshall Golf Club
John's insight into gambling
Thu 5th March 2020 Peter Long MBE - Fiji Children@ Sturminster Marshall Golf Club
MBE for Work with children in Fiji
Thu 27th February 2020 - Thu 20th February 2020 Business MeetingCHANGED VENUE: Cobhams Social Club
Thu 20th February 2020 Helpful Hounds Assistance Dogs - Sally HarveyCHANGED Venue:
COBHAMS SPORT & SOCIAL CLUB
Helpful Hounds is an organisation dedicated to training assistance dogs for young people and providing owner trained programmes
Thu 13th February 2020 Death In ParadiseVenue: Prezzo, 5 West Borough
Neil Hutchinson & Peter Douch
Mon 10th February 2020 Jazz @ The AllendaleSwing Unlimited Big Band.
An exciting evening of classic and contemporary big band swing, featuring the music of such greats as Duke Ellington, Count Basie & Jools Holland.
Thu 6th February 2020 Poole Hospital Charity - Zoe NicholsonVenue: T.B.A
The charity launched in 2004 and makes a huge difference to the experience of thousands of patients, from funding tiny cots to major refurbishment.
Thu 30th January 2020 MARS Trust - Ian ShearsMARS aim is to introduce young people to the impact of using positive relationship skills and to help empower them to make informed relationship decisions read more...
Thu 23rd January 2020 Business MeetingClub members discuss business matters
Thu 16th January 2020 MEETING CANCELLEDVENUE CLOSED
Update on the activity and requirements of the Wimborne Food Bank
Thu 9th January 2020 Burns Night (Evening meeting)Traditional celebration of Burns Night
Thu 2nd January 2020 No MeetingNo meeting this week
Thu 26th December 2019 No MeetingNo meeting this week
Thu 19th December 2019 Turkey & Mince Pies (Evening meeting).
Thu 12th December 2019 Paper Life - Mike Yates?
Sat 7th December 2019 Santa Fun Run @ Allenbourne SchoolNew route starting from Allenbourne School read more...
Thu 5th December 2019 Christmas Dinner @ Crane ValleyMembers & guests
Thu 28th November 2019 The Margaret Green Animal Sanctuary - Jazmin HouseMargaret Green Animal Rescue take in pets that have become homeless due to a change in circumstances, or that have been neglected, mistreated or abandoned.
Thu 21st November 2019 Business MeetingClub discusses business matters
Thu 14th November 2019 TO BE ADVISED (Evening at Walford Mill)?
Thu 7th November 2019 No MeetingNo Club meeting due to visit to Ferndown Rotary on the 6th November.
Sat 2nd November 2019 ROTARY Craft FairAnnual Craft Fair @ The Allendale Centre
Thu 31st October 2019 Paul Sturgess - Dorset of Old (Evening)Social evening at the Hamworthy Club
Fri 25th October 2019 Fashion Show @ Merley HouseTickets @ £12.50 to include a glass of wine and nibbles
Thu 24th October 2019 Action for Children - speaker tbaUpdate on the Charities activities
Thu 17th October 2019 Wendy Carter - L.E.A.FUpdate on the Charities activities
Thu 10th October 2019 Beetle Drive (Evening)Social evening at Walford Mill
Fri 4th October 2019 Charity Concert - Harp & UkuleleAt the Methodist Church Wimborne
Entrance Free - Donation on exit
Thu 3rd October 2019 Neil Bichard - My World Scout TripNeil gives us an insight to a World Scouting event
Sat 28th September 2019 Blood Pressure Testing DayGet your blood pressure checked for free - at Wimborne Methodist Church. read more...
Fri 27th September 2019 Defibrillator Awareness Training @ The Allendale CentreTwo sessions of training in the use of a defibrillator @ 14:00 or 19:00
Tickets can be booked on-line - see below read more...
Thu 26th September 2019 Business MeetingClub discusses business matters
Thu 19th September 2019 The Club Debate - Should Drugs be Legalised?A number of drugs are currently banned - should any or all be legalised?
Thu 12th September 2019 Marion Cox - Life of a Theatre CriticWe can all be critical but Marion give us an insight into life as a professional Theatre Critic.
Thu 5th September 2019 Curry Night - Evening meeting at Walford MillSpecial Curry night with a raffle & Presidents draw
Thu 29th August 2019 Room for Reward - Adam TerpeningRoom to Reward is a unique volunteer-recognition charity created to say ‘thank you’ to the Hidden Heroes – inspirational volunteers who give up their time to make a difference to those who need it most.
Our partner hotels donate their unsold rooms,
Thu 22nd August 2019 Business MeetingClub discusses business matters.
TOOLS Event - bring along any unused tools
Thu 15th August 2019 Mindfulness meditation - Penny NicolasIts all in the mind.......................
Sun 11th August 2019 CANCELLED - Wimborne Walking Quiz & Cream Tea.CANCELLED
Thu 8th August 2019 BBQ @ Walford Mill Bistro (Evening Meeting)An evening at Walford Mill
Sun 4th August 2019 Sunday Walk & BBQMeet at the Meaden's.
Start with a walk at 11.00 up Hod Hill so reasonably strenuous.
For those not wanting to walk the bbq time is 1.00
Bring own drinks and chairs at £10 per head.
Profit for Rotary charities.
Thu 1st August 2019 Jonathan Holyhead - Dorset Blind AssociationDorset Blind Association: supporting blind and partially sighted people to live happy lives.
Thu 25th July 2019 No MeetingNo meeting today as Beach Hut event yesterday
Wed 24th July 2019 BRANKSOME BEACH HUT - Games eveningMembers guests are welcome to a "Pointless" - Social evening read more...
Thu 18th July 2019 Business MeetingClub Business discussions
Thu 11th July 2019 "The Survey" - Donald Brook (EVENING MEETING)Donald will conduct a survey to obtain members opinions of a number of Club matters.
@ the Millstrean Bisto - Informal/smart casual dress
Thu 4th July 2019 Lucy Knott - My experiences in UgandaLucy recounts her experiences in Uganda