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Rotary in Callander Supports Mary's Meals

Rotary in Callander Supports Mary's Meals

Over the past three years Callander Rotary has been supporting Mary’s Meals by sponsoring a school in Liberia

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Charity Golf Day - 23rd August 2019

Charity Golf Day - 23rd August 2019

Our annual Charity Golf Day, our biggest fundraising event of the year, had to be re-scheduled from the original 16th August to the 18th, thanks to heavy rain fall on the original date, but was still a success.

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Giving a Helping Hand

Giving a Helping Hand

Throughout the year your local Rotary Club raises money so that it can give a helping hand where needed.

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Youth Development

Youth Development

One of the key focuses of our Club is to find ways to provide opportunities for young folk in our community to develop their skills and themselves.

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Rotary World War 1 Commemorative Grove

Rotary World War 1 Commemorative Grove

Callander Rotary Club has dedicated an area of land at the foot of Ben Ledi to commemorate the fallen servicemen from Callander in World War 1. To find video records of the event scroll to the bottom of the article

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Endeavour Trophy

Endeavour Trophy

An award to recognise a McLaren High School pupil who, during the previous 12 months, has had to show incredible commitment to overcome a variety of obstacles in order to achieve their results or progress at school.

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About us

We're Back!

The Club now meets on the first and third Tuesdays, 6 for 6.30 pm at the Old Rectory, Callander



Welcome from


Our President for 2022/23         



Michael Kay

A very warm welcome from President Michael Kay to the Rotary Club of Callander and West Perthshire.

Our club is set within the Trossachs, one of the most beautiful and scenic parts of Scotland.  We are easily accessible from the central belt being just 1 hour from Glasgow and 1 hour 20 minutes from the centre of Edinburgh.  This area is described as "Scotland in Miniature" and visitors to our meetings and events are assured of true Highland hospitality within a scenic setting.

New members are always welcome.  If you think it might be of interest, why not drop me an email - I'd be delighted to have a chat and if you decide to come along to a meeting, you'll be  assured of a warm welcome!


Handover Meeting ...... and a 50th Anniversary Celebration



On 9th July, we said thank you to outgoing President Peter Ireland for steering us through another tough year as we and the rest of the world set about recovering from the Covid pandemic.  Then we welcomed incoming Club President Michael Kay, who now starts his second stint in this role.  The last two handovers had been done via Zoom, so it was a real pleasure for it to happen in front of many of our members.  In fact, it took place at Peter Ireland's home where we also took the opportunity to celebrate, belatedly, the Club's 50th anniversay which had actually happened in late 2021, but which of course we had been unable to mark because of the pandemic.  


Then it was Mike's task to hand over the President Elect's chain to Jen Shearer.


Celebrating the Club's 50th Anniversary with a cake baked by Jen Shearer

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We're For Communities

Rotary is all about helping out in our Communities, whether that be local, national or international.  Find out more by clicking on the link below to view a short video ........

                                                                          We're For Communities Video

Previous Years' Activities

To see what we got up to in previous years, just click on the appropriate link below ....

2016/17

2015/16

2014/15

2013/14

2012/13

2011/12

Meetings & Venue

Where and when:

We meet on Tuesdays at 18.00 for 18.30

(Our meetings are now held on the first and third Tuesdays of the month) Old Rectory Hotel
Leny Road
Callander

FK17 8AL  +44 (0)1877 339215

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