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Rotary Club of Dumfries - welcome! Please scroll/swipe down through this page to find out more about us, in addition to the pages linked in the menu, top-left.

The Rotary Club of Dumfries’s Annual Burns Supper


Dumfries Rotary Club's Annual Burns Supper, this year at The Cairndale Hotel, will feature the usual array of club talent, the club 'RAFTAs' - Rotary Academy of Film and Television Awards, fellowship and fun in tribute of Scotland's National Bard.

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Club Newsletter


Our Club News is a regular, usually monthly sometimes bi-monthly, round-up of ‘What we do’. We include reports and photographs from the wide range of Club activities, summaries of the talks given by our visiting speakers, and other items of interest.

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END POLIO NOW


One of Our Causes is Ending Polio. World Polio Day is 25th October. Find out what our club did this World Polio Day 2019 to raise public awareness and fundraise for this cause via the special edition of the Club Newsletter attached in Details below...

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About us

President Tom Marchbank and the members of The Rotary Club of Dumfries welcome you to our Website.                                                               

The Club is one of the earliest to be established in Scotland with a founding date in 1921.

We are a friendly club, that loves welcoming visitors to our lunchtime meeting every Friday, at the Cairndale Hotel and Leisure Club, English Street, Dumfries, DG1 2DF. 


We gather from 12:30pm with the the meeting commencing at 12:45pm, a two course lunch is served during the meeting at a cost of £11.00

We aim to conclude about 2:00pm. 

Most of our meetings include an after lunch talk from an invited speaker, entertaining and educating us on a wide variety of subjects.

If you decide to visit us there is no need to contact us in advance, simply turn up and you will be met by one of our members assigned to meet and greet visitors, guests and fellow members.

We are an active Club with very successful charity, fundraising and community events. Click here to visit our regularly updated Facebook page for forthcoming events and Club news. Dumfries Rotary Club Dumfries

Click on the Link below to read about the history of our Club.

V_2_Rotary_Club_of_Dumfries_1921.pdf

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Wednesday 29th January 19.00

The Rotary Club of Dumfries’s Annual Burns Supper


Dumfries Rotary Club's Annual Burns Supper, this year at The Cairndale Hotel, will feature the usual array of club talent, the club 'RAFTAs' - Rotary Academy of Film and Television Awards, fellowship and fun in tribute of Scotland's National Bard.

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Friday 31st January 12.45

Weekly Club Meeting


Speaker: John Stewart: “Shambellie House”

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Thursday 6th February 16.00

Rotary Primary School Quiz Club Heat


The Club Heat of the Rotary District 1020 Primary Schools Quiz will take place on the 6th February at 4:00pm in Troqueer Primary School.
The Quiz consists of 8 rounds of 5 questions on subjects ranging from Maths and Numeracy to Scotland & it’s People,

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Weekly Club Meeting - Committee Engagement

Friday 7th February 12.45

Weekly Club Meeting - Committee Engagement


Informal meetings are held every 6 weeks and allow club members to gather in fellowship without a speaker or top table.
Members are encouraged to sit in their committees to discuss committee business. Top table Officers will sit among the membership

Monthly Council Meeting

Tuesday 11th February 17.30

Monthly Council Meeting


Friday 14th February 12.45

Weekly Club Meeting


Speaker: Donald Henderson “The story of the Titanic”

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Friday 21st February 12.45

Weekly Club Meeting


Speaker: Marion Kirkwood “Drumuir: From family farm to ice cream”

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Meetings & Venue

Where and when:

We meet on Fridays at 12.45
Cairndale Hotel, English Street, Dumfries, DG1 2DF  01387 254111

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