Future Meetings and Events

Mon, Mar 4th 2024 at 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Raza Jamia Masjid Mosque: 39 Lower Antley St, Accrington BB5 0BA

Visit the Mosque at 12:15 for a 12:30 start. Food will be available, and all are welcome.
Thu, Mar 7th 2024 at 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Friendship Group

A talk about suffragettes by Gayle Knight. Gayle is going to give us one of her interesting talks again. A talk about the Suffragette movement and the part two local women played in it
Sat, Mar 9th 2024 at 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Litter Picking Day Saturday 9th March

Litter picking in Hyndburn Greenway, from C&O Railway station to Accrington Station There will be 2 sessions - in the morning from 10-12 then afternoon 2-4.
Mon, Mar 11th 2024 at 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Polio & Me: a Survivor's Tale. Evening Meeting Monday 11th March 6:15 for 6:30 start

Steve Ragnall is a survivor of Polio, but also a Marine Historian, Writer, and Cruise Ship speaker.
Thu, Mar 14th 2024 at 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Friendship Group - Simon Lee is back!

Great entertainer. Will it be a duo??!
Mon, Mar 18th 2024 at 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Projects & Activities updates

Weekly meeting. 12:15 for 12:30 start. Food will be available.
Thu, Mar 21st 2024 at 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Friendship Group - QUIZ & 7's

Maybe we should try another community quiz after the success of the last one? I think the AI picture has the wrong idea of what a 70 year old looks like!!
Sat, Mar 23rd 2024 at 12:30 pm - 3:00 pm

Club Officers Discussion Meeting

Discussion and planning meeting for Rotary in 2024/2025; all club officers are welcome. Lostock Hall Con Club Preston, PR5 5AA.
Sun, Mar 24th 2024 at 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Easter Egg Hunt Sunday 24th March

Rhyddings Park, The main objective of the event is to give Easter Eggs to children who might not otherwise get one. The event itself will be a lot of fun for children and their accompanying adults.

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Thu, Mar 28th 2024 at 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Friendship Group Quiz & 7's

Can you all remember the card game 7’s?
Sat, Mar 30th 2024 at 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Litter Picking day Saturday 30th March

Litter picking today in Tinker Brook Woodland - all paths, along the edge of the allotments. There will be 2 sessions, in the morning from 10-12 then afternoon 2-4
Thu, Apr 4th 2024 at 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Rotary - Friendship Group Elvis in a Wheelchair Returns!

Elvis is back in the building!
Mon, Apr 8th 2024 at 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

AGM

Club AGM. 6:15 for 6:30 start
Thu, Apr 11th 2024 at 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Rotary Friendship Group - Lynda's Card Bingo

Play your cards right??!! Margaret Barry (who co-founded the group) is hoping to join us
Presentation by Gaynor Cavanagh Community Fundraising Manager - North (West)
Come along and see how a hearing dog helps in caring for its deaf partner
Mon, Apr 15th 2024 at 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Hearing Dogs for the Deaf

Weekly meeting. 12:15 for 12:30 start. Food will be available. Followed by Council meeting.
Thu, Apr 18th 2024 at 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Rotary Friendship Group - Bean Bag Boule

I think my friend AI has had too much coke!! Can anyone beat the reigning champions Margaret C and Peter B?
Mon, Apr 22nd 2024 at 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Evening Social

Quiz Night
Thu, Apr 25th 2024 at 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Rotary Friendship Group - Cards, DOms etc.

Time to relax with a favourite games.
Mon, Apr 29th 2024 at 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Lunchtime meeting 12:15 for 12:30 start

Regular lunchtime meeting. Food will be available.
Thu, May 2nd 2024 at 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Rotary Friendship Group - Fancy Dress Day?!

How about we all dress up and pretend we are having a ‘May Day’. Michael may be able to help with some costumes?
Thu, May 9th 2024 at 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Rotary Friendship Group - A Talk on Florence Nightingale

Gayle Knight will entertain us again with another story about famous women.
Sat, May 11th 2024 at 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Rotafest 2024 Saturday 11th May

ROTAFEST; an opportunity for all clubs to showcase Rotary at its best. Exhibition Hall at North West Auction Centre, J36 of the M6, LA7 7FP
Mon, May 13th 2024 at 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Projects & Activities updates

Evening Meeting. 6:15 for a 6:30 start. A repeat of our successful earlier networking with local groups and organisations, to understand what is happening in our area and offer advice and support where possible.
Thu, May 16th 2024 at 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Rotary Friendship Group - off to Blackpool Tower!

Afternoon Tea and Dancing in the Tower Ballroon. Get your dancing shoes on!
Sun, May 19th 2024 at 11:00 am - 3:00 pm

Picnic at Home

Picnic at Richard's.
Mon, May 20th 2024 at 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Weekly meeting

Weekly meeting. 12:15 for 12:30 start. Food will be available. Followed by Council meeting.
Mon, May 27th 2024 at 8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Great Harwood Agricultural Show - Rotary Stewarding

Potential car parking duties, allowing free entry to the show for the day; refreshments available.
Mon, Jun 3rd 2024 at 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Weekly meeting

Weekly meeting. 12:15 for 12:30 start. Food will be available.
Sun, Jun 9th 2024 at 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Ribble Valley Ride

Entries open on Jan 14th, for an easy 25-mile route, a testing 50-mile route, and/or a challenging 75-mile route.
Sun, Jun 9th 2024 at 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Oswaldtwistle Carnival

The Oswaldtwistle Carnival brings together all aspects of our community including local businesses, schools and also voluntary & community groups.
Mon, Jun 10th 2024 at 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Club Assembly

6:15 for 6:30 start
Wed, Jun 12th 2024 at 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Kids Out Day, from the 12th June

Around the 12th of June; this is Kids Out Day, when we try to offer a one-day special experience, for Primary aged children from our area.
Fri, Jun 14th 2024 at 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Cumbria & Lancashire Rotakids Conference. Friday 14th June.

There are approx. 53 Rotakids clubs in the District, all of whom can send delegates to this excellent Annual Conference. Venue, Lancaster University.
Mon, Jun 17th 2024 at 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Projects & Activities updates, followed by a Council Meeting

Lunchtime meeting
Mon, Jun 24th 2024 at 6:15 pm - 8:15 pm

Social & President's Handover

Social & the Handover from President Dawn
Sat, Jun 29th 2024 at 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Community - ongoing Station Project

Weekly maintenance of our local Railway station, (Sat 10.00 - 12.00, coffee provided) involving painting, weeding, trimming trees, and planting flowers & bulbs, into platform planters. Interested: - please contact the Sec
Sat, Jun 29th 2024 at 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Environment - ongoing Seasonal Woodland project

Environment project; Tinker Brook woodland is being much improved with Balsam bashing, tree planting/thining, litter picking, sowing wildflower seeds, etc.
Mon, Jul 8th 2024 at 6:15 pm - 8:15 pm

Evening meeting & Presentation on Florence Nightingale, by Gayle Knight

Our local Historian Gayle Knight presenting the life story of Florence Nightingale
Sat, Jul 13th 2024 at 7:00 pm - 10:30 pm

Music at Hollowforth Hall - Organized by Preston Rotary Saturday 13th July 2024

Just to Note: this is an opportunity for a very pleasant picnic in the garden of a large house, with music and a grand firework display to complete the evening.
Sat, Jul 20th 2024 at 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Proms in the Park - Clitheroe Saturday 20th July 2024

If the weather is suitable; a pleasant informal afternoon awaits you at the Castle Park fields, Clitheroe. Bring your picnic and a glass or two of bubbly! Clitheroe Rotary - stewarding the event.
Mon, Aug 19th 2024 at 12:50 pm - 2:50 pm

(Provisional - TBC) Guided Tour of Stonyhurst College

TIME - YET to be confirmed; plan to visit the College, provided sufficient interest, please get back to Ian
Fri, Nov 8th 2024 at 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

2024 Action Summit

Crowne Plaza Hotel Newcastle Stephenson Quarter, Hawthorn Square, Forth Street, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 3SA Friday 8th, Saturday 9th and Sunday 10th November 2024
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