Completed events in Rotary District 1285
future events This page shows events from around the district in the last 3 years where additional information is available.
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Event Postponed til Autumn 2022
Tameside - At St George’s Church Stalybridge. Featuring Adamson’s Military Band, The Mossley Ukulele Band & Tameside Community Voices
Graphene Unexpected Science in a Pencil Line Join us on Wednesday, 2nd March at 1.45 pm for a livestream talk about the developments of graphene at The University of Manchester.
St. Helens - An evening of fundraising for END POLIO NOW, With Judith Diment MBE, talking about Polio Eradication 'Why Bother'
Bolton Lever - Celebration of the New Year with Induction of 2 new members, an Honorary member, and 2 associate members, with Paralympian speaker - Jack Hunter-Spivey and Global Scholar - Humberto Garza
Online event aiming to explain the reason why a passport club has been set up for the district and how this will benefit all of us in District 1285
Infocus - Rotary Foundation & Service Teams launch new monthly Learning Series
Every year District 1285 organises an Excitement of Science lecture at Manchester University which is free for Y9 and 10 students in the District. The virtual lecture 'The Search for Extra-terrestrial Intelligence' will be given by Dr Eamonn Kerins.
Sandbach - Due to the Coronavirus situation at the present we had to postpone the Meal Packaging event on 10th May 2020 to September/October. The date will be announced as soon as possible. In the mean time please keep sending donations and pledges of support.
Tameside - Tameside Rotary are hosting a Wine Tasting Dinner to raise money for "LendwithCare" Due to CoronaVirus Event now postponed
This year the title of the lecture is 'The hunt for aliens and their worlds' and will be delivered by astrophysicist Dr Eamonn Kerins, from Jodrell Bank. Eamonn has delivered many lectures to this age group Y9/10 and makes his subject really accessible.
Alsager - Annual event with all of the Alsager Clubs and associations providing a meal/drinks and an excellent variety show hosted by John Grint for the past 40 years
Alsager - Ian Macpherson has been exploring the world's wild places for very many years. His presentation will include stunning photos and anecdotes from his life's travels. This is a night not to be missed by all those who have enjoyed his previous presentations.
Alsager - During planned too maintain ace it was discovered that the tbell tower was also in urgent need of repair and an appeal for support was sent out.
Middleton - St. Leonard's to be bathed in purple hue for WPD 2019
Alsager - Hope and Homes is a charity providing homes, schools and food for some of the world's most deprived children.
Tottington & Bury West - Special Rotary event for Past Presidents Charity. The Northern Sopranos present a tribute to "The Leading Ladies of Stage and Screen". Tickets £15 including supper. Doors open 7.30pm Dobbies Sports and Social Club, Bradley Fold BL2 6RL
Alsager - Rotary provides covered stalls at a cost of only £10. The stalls are open to charitable organisations and this year for the first time, to the general public -- much like a table-top sale. see link - https://www.rotary-ribi.org/clubs/page.php?Pg1D=769951
Alsager - Shelter Box isa charity that collects rescue packs for disasters and distributes them all around the world when disaster strikes.
Alsager - Choirs from local schools and Rotary put on an excellent and varied night with funds going to Alsager Dementia Friends
Manchester - The Rotary Club of Manchester summer reception at Arley Hall and Gardens, Cheshire. TICKET ONLY and NOW FULLY BOOKED
Alsager - Newly appointed President inducts Lyn Spooner as her Vice President as her first task of the new Rotary Year. Lyn will take over the Presidency next July. (2020)
Alsager - Alsager Rotary raised the roof at St. Mary's Church in support of Alsager Dementia Friends
Astley - The national cycling event, Rotary Ride, is returning to Astley this Saturday, to help beat prostate cancer and get everyone out and about. The Rotary Club of Astley is teaming up with the Rotary Club of Leigh again.