Completed meetings and events 2018-2019

Thu 21st March 2019 No Meeting, Scatter Week

Thu 14th March 2019 Club Meeting

David Haspel gives an introductory talk on Concrete and Cement before our visit to Hope Works on 21st March

Thu 7th March 2019 Council/Business Meeting

Thu 28th February 2019 Club Meeting

Our guest Anton Stone talks about "The early history of Wirksworth"

Thu 21st February 2019 Club Meeting

Our guest Sonia Burns tells us about her charity Abana and its work helping to further children's education in Rwanda

Thu 14th February 2019 Club Meeting

John Dolan talks to us about Trust Funds and Banks

Thu 7th February 2019 Council/Business Meeting

Thu 31st January 2019 Club Meeting

Martin Cruttenden talks about "Wilding" and how far this new concept in nature conservation can be applied in Britain

Sat 26th January 2019 Burns Supper Evening

Join us for an evening of traditional Scottish food with music and dancing Join us for an evening of traditional Scottish food with music and dancing read more...

Thu 24th January 2019 Club Meeting

Thu 17th January 2019 Club Meeting

Our speaker John Cooper talks about the Youlgrave 1914-18 Committee and Ypres

Thu 10th January 2019 Club Meeting

Ruth Fantom talks about Dementia

Thu 3rd January 2019 No Meeting

Thu 27th December 2018 No Meeting

Thu 20th December 2018 Christmas Meal

Partners are also invited to enjoy this festive evening

Thu 13th December 2018 Club Meeting

George Baldwin-Weston's Antique Show with a special guest

Thu 6th December 2018 Council/Business Meeting

Sat 1st December 2018 Christmas Lights Switched On

Christmas Tree lights up the Market Place in Wirksworth read more...

Thu 29th November 2018 Club Meeting

Tony Wheeler tells us about "The Language of Sheep"

Thu 22nd November 2018 Club Meeting

Our intrepid explorer Martin Cruttenden talks about his travels to Ecuador and Galapagos Islands

Thu 15th November 2018 No Meeting, Scatter Week

Sun 11th November 2018 Remembrance Day Service and Parade

Community gathers to remember all those who served and those who lost their lives read more...

Thu 8th November 2018 Club Meeting

Roger Shelley updates us on the new Wirksworth Heritage Centre, preceded by a tour of the Centre at 6pm

Thu 1st November 2018 Council/Business Meeting

Mon 29th October 2018 Rotary Crocus Bulb Planting

Purple crocus bulbs planted for the End Polio Now campaign read more...

Thu 25th October 2018 Club Meeting

Paul Heppleston describes what music has brought to his life, with musical accompaniment

Sat 20th October 2018 Wirksworth Wizarding Day

Town transformed by wizards, potions and magic spells!

Thu 18th October 2018 Club Meeting

Our guests, Miriam, Justine and Flo, returned to tell us about their visit to the Riverside Wildlife Rehabilitation Centre in South Africa

Thu 18th October 2018 Aquabox Response To Indonesia Tsunami

Life-saving water filters shipped to Sulawesi following devastating tsunami read more...

Thu 11th October 2018 Council/Business Meeting

Thu 4th October 2018 No Meeting, Scatter Week

Thu 27th September 2018 Club Meeting

Our guests Gail and Andrew Spolton present a fascinating account of their Camino walk to Santiago de Compostela

Sun 23rd September 2018 T'Owd Man Race

Wirksworth Rotarians help to marshal local off-road run

Thu 20th September 2018 Club Meeting

Our guest Murray Lloyd Chapman describes the redevelopment of Devonport Dockyard to handle the maintenance of nuclear submarines

Sun 16th September 2018 End Polio Now Walk

Wirksworth Rotarians take part in sponsored walk in aid of the End Polio Now campaign read more...

Thu 13th September 2018 Club Meeting

Club member Chris Lamb gives us an illustrated talk on the marvels of bird migration

Thu 13th September 2018 Young Technologist Award

President Pam presents Lewis Jack with our inaugural Young Technologist award President Pam presents Lewis Jack with our inaugural Young Technologist award read more...

Thu 6th September 2018 Council/Business Meeting

Thu 30th August 2018 Club Meeting

We welcome District Governor Dr Cheryle Berry MBE to our meeting

Thu 23rd August 2018 Club Meeting

Our guest is Emma Yates who will talk about Dry Stone Walling

Thu 23rd August 2018 Aquabox Response To Southern India Floods

Help gets underway with Aquabox shipments to those affected by devastating floods read more...

Thu 16th August 2018 Club Meeting

Neil Swanwick, chair of the Grants Sub-Committee of the District Foundation Team, talks about the work of Foundation and Rotary Grants

Thu 9th August 2018 Club Meeting

President Elect Colin Lloyd gives us an update on his career

Thu 2nd August 2018 Council/Business Meeting

Thu 2nd August 2018 Young Artist Award

Congratulations to our 2018 winner Dilys Morgan! Congratulations to our 2018 winner Dilys Morgan! read more...

Thu 26th July 2018 No Meeting, Scatter Week

Thu 19th July 2018 Club Meeting

Bea Jagger gave us a glimpse into her active and interesting past, having a career in education and turning to voluntary work with the Samaritans

Thu 12th July 2018 Club Meeting

Alan Shaw, Chairman of the Padley Group in Derby, described the work of the group providing comfort, food and work skills for homeless people

Thu 5th July 2018 Council/Business Meeting

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