Welcome to the Rotary Club of Farnham! Club number 166 in the British Isles chartered in 1924.
Zoom meeting at 2pm.
Founders of Hot Coals Theatre Company, which presents productions designed to be accessible to the deaf community, talk to the club Zoom meeting.details
Sponsored Walk in aid of 'Seeds for Development'
Parties of walkers from the Rotary Club of Farnham and Inner Wheel walked 10 or 5 miles through Farnham Park and nearby routes to raise funds for a charity benefiting the deprived area of northern Uganda which is suffering lost crops and great hardship.details
Our Zoom meeting heard from Stephen Barbor about the way that Child Aid Eastern Europe assists disabled children in countries where they are frequently disowned and suffer terrible consequences.
Joint Meeting with German Club
Our connection with the German club of Rotary Wetter Herdecke Ruhrtal was refreshed with a joint Zoom meeting where we discussed our recent ways of coping with the pandemic restrictions and our hopes of a visit to Farnham next year by the German club.details
Welcome to the Rotary Club of Farnham
.We are club no. 166 chartered in 1924. We have 36 members (plus 6 honorary members) who live in the Farnham area. We normally meet each Thursday at lunchtime in The Bush Hotel, Farnham and we usually have a speaker at three of our meetings every month (BUT SEE OUR SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT BELOW). The club is part of Rotary International and its main activity is to serve the community by running local events, supporting other organisations and raising funds for local charities and specific international projects or situations. We operate our own charity, the Rotary Club of Farnham Benevolent Fund (Reg no. 200435), which we use as the means of channelling our funds to the other charities and good causes we identify.
If you are a Rotarian visiting the area you will be made welcome at one of our meetings. If you are interested in joining Rotary, please contact our President for further information (email@example.com).
Special Announcement - Suspension of Meetings
The Club Council has decided that, in the light of the circumstances arising from the coronavirus crisis, the club will not be meeting for lunches until further notice.
The Great Gatsby Gala event has been postponed from 21 May 2020 to 27 May 2021 at the Blacknest Golf Club.
Club Meetings on Zoom
Club meetings are now taking place every Thursday at 2pm on Zoom video conferencing. Members will require the Zoom software to be downloaded onto their computers, smart phones or tablet devices in order to be able to join the meeting. Details for joining meetings are emailed every week to all members.
Our club had sent £1100 to Médecins sans Frontières towards relief being delivered to the victims of the recent explosion in the port.
The club will hold a grand Christmas Quiz starting at 6.45pm on 17th December. For details on how to register, please go to www.quiz.rotaryfarnham.co.uk
Meetings and events happening soon
Tue, Dec 1st 2020 2:00 pm
Bush Hotel or Zoom
Thu, Dec 3rd 2020 2:00 pm
Business Meeting on Zoom
Thu, Dec 10th 2020 2:00 pm
Lunch -- Speaker Jacob Wrenn, Surrey Youth Mayor
Thu, Dec 17th 2020 6:45 pm
Christmas Quiz on Zoom
To sign up for this quiz please go to www.quiz.rotaryfarnham.co.uk
Thu, Dec 24th 2020 2:00 pm
Be part of a global network of volunteers, trying to make the world a better place. Please also see the 'links & news' page for information from the local district and live feeds from Rotary International and Rotary International in GB&I.
Rotary serving communities through supporting foodbanks
Diversity is part of Rotary’s core values
Meetings & Venue
Where and when:
(Meetings are normally on Zoom at 2pm whilst the pandemic rules are in force. Please double check with Vice-President Norma Corkish (tel: 01252 891831). Attendance: Call Sarah Moss (01252 781444) . Club Secretary: firstname.lastname@example.org )
Bush Hotel, The Borough, Farnham, Surrey
GU9 7NN 01252 715237