Completed meetings and events 2017-2018

Thu 28th June 2018 President Change Over Evening

Sat 23rd June 2018 - Wed 27th June 2018 Rotary International Convention 2018, Toronto

Aquabox partners with Roll Out The Barrel at Toronto convention Aquabox partners with Roll Out The Barrel at Toronto convention read more...

Thu 21st June 2018 No Meeting, Scatter Week

Thu 14th June 2018 Club Assembly

Mon 11th June 2018 Wirksworth Rotary Community Award

President Kath presents the award to Paul Heppleston President Kath presents the award to Paul Heppleston read more...

Thu 7th June 2018 Presentation Evening

Wirksworth Rotary Club presents donations to nominated charities Wirksworth Rotary Club presents donations to nominated charities read more...

Sun 3rd June 2018 Fuego volcano eruption in Guatemala

Wirksworth Rotary Club sends its heartfelt sympathy to those affected by this terrible disaster Wirksworth Rotary Club sends its heartfelt sympathy to those affected by this terrible disaster read more...

Thu 31st May 2018 Club Meeting

Sat 26th May 2018 Wirksworth Rotary Well Dressing

Celebrating 100 years since the foundation of the Royal Air Force Celebrating 100 years since the foundation of the Royal Air Force read more...

Thu 24th May 2018 Club Meeting

Gemma Hopkins and Jenny Cuadrado gave us a very interesting update on Derby Museums and the Silk Mill project.

Thu 17th May 2018 Club Meeting

Our guest speaker Gerard Varin talks about 30 marathons in 30 days

Sat 12th May 2018 Plant Sale raises over £1500

Thank you to everyone who helped to make this event such a success! Thank you to everyone who helped to make this event such a success! read more...

Thu 10th May 2018 Club AGM

Thu 3rd May 2018 Council/Business Meeting

Thu 26th April 2018 Charter Night

Matlock Golf Club

Thu 26th April 2018 70th Charter Anniversary Dinner

A wonderful evening of fine food, good company, music and dancing! A wonderful evening of fine food, good company, music and dancing! read more...

Thu 19th April 2018 No Meeting, Scatter Week

Fri 13th April 2018 Meeting children supported by Children-Nepal

Wirksworth Rotarians visit children supported by our club and personal sponsorship Wirksworth Rotarians visit children supported by our club and personal sponsorship read more...

Thu 12th April 2018 Club Meeting

Our intrepid explorer Martin Cruttenden talks about his travels in Columbia

Thu 12th April 2018 En Route to Nepal

David Hood and David Haspel return to Nepal to visit projects supported by the club David Hood and David Haspel return to Nepal to visit projects supported by the club read more...

Thu 5th April 2018 Club Meeting

A fun evening of indoor games, including putting, darts and bowls!

Thu 29th March 2018 Pauper's Supper

Partners and guests welcome at this fundraising evening at Alderwasley Village Hall

Thu 22nd March 2018 Club Meeting

Club member Ruth Fantom talks about her job

Thu 15th March 2018 Council/Business Meeting

Meeting re-scheduled from 1st March

Thu 8th March 2018 Club Meeting

Our speaker talks about the Wirksworth Micro Brewery

Thu 1st March 2018 Meeting Cancelled

Scheduled business meeting cancelled due to weather

Fri 23rd February 2018 Standing On Top Of The Dome!

Wirksworth Rotarians climb the O2 Dome in aid of Aquabox and Roll Out The Barrel Wirksworth Rotarians climb the O2 Dome in aid of Aquabox and Roll Out The Barrel read more...

Thu 22nd February 2018 Club Meeting

3 Derby teenagers talk about their forthcoming trip to South Africa to work with primates at risk

Thu 15th February 2018 Club Meeting

Roger Cassidy tells us about an alternative Coast to Coast Walk

Thu 8th February 2018 Club Meeting

Our speaker is Liz Thomas talking about a trip to Antarctica.

Thu 1st February 2018 Council/Business Meeting

Sat 27th January 2018 Burns Supper Evening

Over £700 raised for Aquabox and International projects Over £700 raised for Aquabox and International projects read more...

Thu 25th January 2018 No Meeting, Scatter Week

Thu 18th January 2018 Club Meeting

Jack Knight from Autism East Midlands updates us on their work helping people with autism.

Thu 11th January 2018 Club Meeting

Our own George Baldwin talks about his life in antiques. Partners are also invited.

Thu 4th January 2018 No Meeting

Thu 28th December 2017 No Meeting

Thu 21st December 2017 Christmas Meal

Thu 14th December 2017 Informal Meeting

Social evening at the Boat Inn, Cromford

Wed 6th December 2017 Council/Business Meeting

Please note the change of date for this meeting

Thu 30th November 2017 Club Meeting

David Udall talks about "Amazing Insects"

Thu 23rd November 2017 American Themed Evening

"Turkey Trot"

Thu 16th November 2017 Club Meeting

Martin Cruttenden takes us on a journey to the Northern Territories of Australia

Thu 9th November 2017 Club Meeting

Adrian Brewer updates us on the Water Barrel Project

Thu 2nd November 2017 Council/Business Meeting

Sat 28th October 2017 The Shoestring Players perform a Murder Mystery

"A Halloween Horror", Wirksworth Town Hall, Saturday 28th October "A Halloween Horror", Wirksworth Town Hall, Saturday 28th October read more...

Thu 26th October 2017 Club Meeting

Thu 19th October 2017 Club Meeting

James Kerry from Belper & Duffield Rotary Club gave a very informative talk on the defibrillator project he is involved in.

Sat 14th October 2017 Songs In My Heart!

Memory Cafe guests, friends and carers enjoy an uplifting afternoon of singing Memory Cafe guests, friends and carers enjoy an uplifting afternoon of singing read more...

Thu 12th October 2017 A Warm Welcome To Our District Governor

We welcomed District Governor Michael Longdon to our meeting on 12th October, pictured here with our new Vice President Colin Lloyd We welcomed District Governor Michael Longdon to our meeting on 12th October, pictured here with our new Vice President Colin Lloyd

Sun 8th October 2017 Buckley Brothers do the High Peak Trail by Tramper

Sponsored ride to mark the 50th anniversary of the last steam train raises over £1000 for Aquabox Sponsored ride to mark the 50th anniversary of the last steam train raises over £1000 for Aquabox read more...

Sat 7th October 2017 Spring Bulb Sale

A further sale of Spring bulbs at the Wirksworth Farmer's Market, Saturday 7th October A further sale of Spring bulbs at the Wirksworth Farmer's Market, Saturday 7th October read more...

Thu 5th October 2017 Council/Business Meeting

Sat 30th September 2017 Charity Art and Bulb Sale

Sale of antique & contemporary pictures along with our annual sale of Spring bulbs, Saturday 30th September Sale of antique & contemporary pictures along with our annual sale of Spring bulbs, Saturday 30th September read more...

Thu 28th September 2017 Social Evening

The Bull Shed, Handley Farm, Wilderbrook Lane, Shottle, Belper, DE56 2DT

Thu 21st September 2017 Club Meeting

Our guest speaker Matthew Nickson talked about CHICKS and their work in giving children from troubled families and backgrounds a chance of a holiday.

Thu 14th September 2017 Club Meeting

Wirksworth Rotarian Mervyn Wheen entertained us in his typically erudite way on the use and abuse of the English language!

Sun 10th September 2017 End Polio Walk

Wirksworth Rotarians first across the line in sponsored walk in aid of polio eradication Wirksworth Rotarians first across the line in sponsored walk in aid of polio eradication read more...

Thu 7th September 2017 Council/Business Meeting

Thu 31st August 2017 Club Meeting

Our own member Keith Meikle-Janney, who stood in at the last minute for our scheduled speaker who was unable to attend, gave us a highly entertaining talk about his life as a nuclear engineer.

Thu 24th August 2017 Club Meeting

Our guest speaker Dr Catherine De Souza gave an illustrated talk about her experiences providing medical care in Cameroon.

Thu 17th August 2017 Club Meeting

Our own John Dolan will be talking about "Travels North"

Mon 14th August 2017 Memory Cafe celebrates its 2nd birthday

Playing Pin the Tail on the Donkey at the birthday party! Playing Pin the Tail on the Donkey at the birthday party! read more...

Thu 10th August 2017 No Meeting, Scatter Week

Social evening at the Boat Inn, Cromford

Thu 3rd August 2017 Club Meeting

Our speaker Ann Clegg, a friend and guest of President Kath, gave an informative illustrated talk on the Mayan civilisation and temples in Guatemala.

Thu 27th July 2017 Pauper Evening, Alderwasley Village Hall

A highly entertaining evening of great company and fine food! A highly entertaining evening of great company and fine food! read more...

Thu 20th July 2017 Presentation of Young Artist award

Jacob is presented his award by President Kath Jacob is presented his award by President Kath read more...

Thu 13th July 2017 No Meeting, Scatter Week

Social evening with meal and quiz at the Boat Inn, Cromford

Thu 6th July 2017 Council/Business Meeting

Sat 1st July 2017 Aquabox at Music In The Gardens

Sheffield Botanical Gardens, Thursday 29th June to Sunday 2nd July Sheffield Botanical Gardens, Thursday 29th June to Sunday 2nd July read more...
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