Completed meetings and events 2019-2020

Tue 10th September 2019 Business Meeting

Members updated on previous council meeting discussions

Tue 3rd September 2019 Speaker David Mills. Host Peter Calvert

David is a member of the Sunderland Orchestra and came to tell us about all its activities, including concerts at its home venue and other premises around the area. It was formed in 1999 and is still going strong, despite a changing membership. read more...

Tue 3rd September 2019 Council Meeting

Council members meet to plan future activities

Sat 31st August 2019 Rotary Garden Party

Guests ready for the meal The club held a Garden Party social event and to raise money for its Benevolent Fund. Tickets were £10.00 each. There was a substantial hot buffet and a selection of desserts.
A raffle was held and drinks were available. A surplus of £528 was made. read more...

Tue 27th August 2019 Speaker Rotarian Josey George. Host Dennis Heptinstall.

Despite problems with his power point and video, Josey was able to give us an update on the Rotary Jaipur Limb project, for which he is now the District representative. A very worthy cause which certainly deserves support.

Tue 20th August 2019 Speaker Rtn Randle Oliver. Host Brian Franklin

Randle gave a talk about his war experiences in his own inimitable style

Tue 13th August 2019 Business Meeting

Members advised of discussions at previous council meeting

Tue 6th August 2019 Speaker Lynne Symonds. Host Pat Emmerson

Lynne came again to update us on her Wulugu Project in northern Ghana, where she is now chief of 3 different tribes covering 3 million people. The project continues to provide schools and to work with women to educate them and bring them out of slavery.

Tue 30th July 2019 Quiz Host Peter Calvert

As our speaker had had a fall he was unable to join us. Instead, Peter entertained us with a very hard quiz.

Tue 23rd July 2019 Speaker Kath Rooney. Host Brian Franklin.

Having recently retired from her voluntary work with Sunderland Special Olympics, Kath came to tell us about the scope of the work with which she has been involved for many years.

Tue 16th July 2019 EVENING MEETING Speaker Michael Gough Host Elizabeth Wortman

Michael returned and gave us two of his presentations, both of which had been winners in different competitions.

Mon 15th July 2019 - Fri 19th July 2019 Dictionary Presentations

Dictionaries have been presented to all Year 6 leavers at St Benet's, Redby, Seaburn Dene and Dame Dorothy Street primary schools. read more...

Tue 9th July 2019 Club Assembly with AG Keith Peacock

President John submits his Assembly Plan to AG Keith Peacock The President presented the programme for the year on behalf of Committee Chairs.

Tue 2nd July 2019 Fellowship Meeting - Quiz by Tony

Tony provided us with one of his quizzes, to eveyone's amusement.

Tue 2nd July 2019 Council Meeting

Members of council meet to plan programme
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