Completed meetings and events 2018-2019

Tue 12th February 2019 Debrief of our Christmas fundraising activities.

Tue 5th February 2019 - 100 Square Draw

This evening's draw was won by Mark Wilkinson.

Tue 5th February 2019 Business Meeting

Tue 29th January 2019 - Are you smarter than a 10 year old?

A light hearted evening!

Sat 26th January 2019 - Sutton Coldfield Sea Cadets Annual Awards Evening

We were honoured to be invited to this special evening where we presented some of the awards. The focus was on recognition and awards for the cadets for their efforts and achievements in 2018. They are such a credit to the SCC. Photos courtesy John Vyse.

Tue 22nd January 2019 Club Night

Tue 15th January 2019 Pie and a Pint Night

Tue 8th January 2019 - 100 Square Draw

This evening's draw was won by Mark Wilkinson.

Tue 8th January 2019 Business Meeting

Sun 30th December 2018 - Annual visit to the panto

This year we'll be going to Lichfield Garrick to see Dick Whittington.

Tue 18th December 2018 - Christmas Party

Guests welcome.

Sun 16th December 2018 - Christmas Church Service

This will be held at St Peter's Church, Little Aston followed by a meal.

Sat 15th December 2018 Leonard Cheshire Greenacres Christmas Fayre

Our Inner Wheel colleagues will be serving refreshments once again.

Thu 13th December 2018 - Christmas collections are underway!

Our major fundraising takes place around this time. We've been at Tesco, New Oscott today and saw the Coca Cola lorry there, too.

Thu 13th December 2018 - Christmas Meal for local Senior Citizens

To be held at Westfield Court Hotel.

Tue 11th December 2018 - Theatre trip

We'll not be at our usual venue this evening as we'll be seeing 'Attack of the Christmas Pudding' at Highbury Litttle Theatre.

Wed 5th December 2018 - Visit to Penns Primary School, Sutton Coldfield

We had a really interesting visit to Penns today to hear how the pupils are actively using the dictionaries we presented to them not only in classroom activities but also helping with homework,too. We've appreciated financial support from Aviva.

Tue 4th December 2018 - 100 Square Draw

This evening's draw was won by John Watson.

Tue 4th December 2018 Business Meeting

Tue 27th November 2018 Rotary District Quiz - Area Heat

Sat 24th November 2018 - Sun 25th November 2018 Birmingham International Tattoo

We will be supporting on the Saturday evening, collecting for Troop Aid, the charity that supports our injured troops by providing the basic essentials. www.birminghamtattoo.co.uk

Tue 20th November 2018 - Beetle Drive in aid of Friends of Malawi.

What a fun evening we had, starting with fish and chips, followed by a beetle drive. The evening raised £350 to help with the Rainbow Nursery at the school we have supported previously.

Tue 13th November 2018 Andrew Hopkins; Genealogy

Mon 12th November 2018 - Leverton Day lunch

A lunch hosted by the Rotary Club of Birmingham supported by Clubs that have originated from that Club. This year it will be held at Edgbaston Golf Club. RIBI President Debbie Hodge together with our District Governor Gary Dancer will be in attendance.

Sun 11th November 2018 - Remembrance Sunday - 100 years since the end of WW1

Our members have been invited by the Royal British Legion to attend the Parade and Service of Remembrance in Royal Sutton Coldfield.

Tue 6th November 2018 - 100 Square Draw

This evening's draw was won by Carolyn McLaughlin.

Tue 6th November 2018 Business Meeting and Special General Meeting

Tue 30th October 2018 Dogs for Good

A charity that explores ways dogs can help people overcome specific challenges and enrich and improve lives and communities.
www.dogsforgood.org

Tue 23rd October 2018 Quiz and Games Night

Sun 21st October 2018 - Cinder Path Run

10km around Sutton Park raising funds for The Norman Laud Association to provide quality short break services for children and young adults with special needs and support services for their families. www.normanlaud.org.uk
Marshalls needed!

Fri 19th October 2018 - Sun 21st October 2018 Rotary DIstrict Conference

This year's conference will be in Southport.

Tue 16th October 2018 - 100 Square Draw

This evening's winner was Robert Plumridge.

Tue 16th October 2018 Cllr David Allan; Deputy Mayor of Royal Sutton Coldfield

Cllr Allan is pictured presenting our Club President with a scroll acknowledging the Club was nominated in the Council's recent Community Awards as Community Group of the year.

Sat 13th October 2018 - Collection for Indonesia

The Club sent £500 to Aquabox following the earthquake and tsunami. A further £375 was raised with a collection in the Gracechurch Centre, Sutton Coldfield. Thank you to all supporters. www.aquabox.org

Tue 9th October 2018 Helen King; Burnaid

BURNAID is a small local charity that aims to support burn survivors and their families at the Burn Centres, Birmingham Children’s Hospital and the Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham.
www.burnaid.co.uk

Tue 9th October 2018 - Supporting Friends of Malawi

It’s great to know that the solar lights the Club sponsored are having such an impact. We’re told that the school has registered a 94% pass rate of standard eight class examinations as opposed to 84%-89% last year.

Mon 8th October 2018 - Rotary Special Needs Football Festival, Day 2

Now in its 22nd year, the Club hosted on behalf of Rotary District 1060 at Aston Villa Academy, attracting schools from across the Midlands' counties.

Tue 2nd October 2018 Business Meeting

Mon 1st October 2018 - Rotary Special Needs Football Festival, Day 1

Now in its 22nd year, the Club hosted on behalf of Rotary District 1060 at Aston Villa Academy, attracting schools from across the Midlands' counties.

Sun 30th September 2018 - Nepalese Meal

Rotarians from 8 Clubs across the District enjoyed a wonderful evening of Nepalese cuisine raising £329 for Troop Aid. Many thanks to David Clayfield for organising this.
www.troopaid.info

Tue 25th September 2018 Social Night - Dinner at Bodega, Sutton Coldfield

Wed 19th September 2018 - Dictionaries for Life

In partnership with the Aviva Community Fund the Club has donated 318 dictionaries to pupils at Penns, Walmley, Wylde Green and Yenton primary schools. We want to support young people as we know they will be our leaders of the future.

Tue 18th September 2018 Ashvin Pimpalnerkar; Robotics in modern orthopaedic surgery

Guests welcome.

Tue 11th September 2018 - 100 Square Draw

This evening's lucky winner was Nick Thurston.

Tue 11th September 2018 Business Meeting

Fri 7th September 2018 - Collecting for Erdington Foodbank

We always welcome the opportunity to work with Jo James and her colleagues at Tesco, New Oscott. Recently we’ve been helping with the collection for Erdington Foodbank, along with other volunteers .Over 2 days 2307.13 kg of food was donated.

Tue 4th September 2018 - Buffet and Skittles

We were raising funds this evening towards our Malawi project and raised £210. A fun evening with a serious purpose.

Sun 2nd September 2018 - Late summer fundraiser marking 100 years of the RAF.

Thank you to everyone who supported this event, raising £1200 for homeless charities. Special thanks to our Inner Wheel colleagues – we couldn’t have done it without you!
Thanks to Chrissy, Eric, Sukhi and Barry for the pics.

Tue 21st August 2018 Nick Thurston; Holiday volcanoes

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Tue 14th August 2018 Treasure Hunt around Lichfield

Tue 7th August 2018 Business Meeting

Sat 4th August 2018 - Proms at the National Memorial Arboretum

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Tue 31st July 2018 - 100 Square Draw

This evening's draw was won by Robert Plumridge.

Tue 31st July 2018 Carol Nicholas; Alopecia

Tue 24th July 2018 Quiz evening

Tue 17th July 2018 Dick Elston; The challenges of a VAT Inspector

Thu 12th July 2018 Talk - Roots to Fruits - The Benefits of Gardening

In partnership with Royal Sutton Coldfield Town Council we're proud to be supporting FOLIO with a wide-ranging series of events to celebrate the Town's entry into the Britain in Bloom competition.

Tue 10th July 2018 Business Meeting

Sat 7th July 2018 Get Growing with Martineau Gardens

In partnership with Royal Sutton Coldfield Town Council we're proud to be supporting FOLIO with a wide-ranging series of events to celebrate the Town's entry into the Britain in Bloom competition.

Sat 7th July 2018 - Greenacres Summer Event

Our Inner Wheel colleagues will be providing tea and cakes at Greenacres, our local Leonard Cheshire Residential Home.

Sat 7th July 2018 Get Growing with Martineau Gardens

In partnership with Royal Sutton Coldfield Town Council we're proud to be supporting FOLIO with a wide-ranging series of events to celebrate the Town's entry into the Britain in Bloom competition.

Tue 3rd July 2018 Presidential Handover

We were delighted to see new member Claire Wilkinson inducted into Rotary. Nick Thurston handed the President’s Chain of office to Ken Hawkings who handed the Senior Vice President’s chain to Dick Elston. So pleased Mark Wilkinson is becoming Jnr V P.

Tue 3rd July 2018 Workshop with Floral Jazz

In partnership with Royal Sutton Coldfield Town Council we're proud to be supporting FOLIO with a wide-ranging series of events to celebrate the Town's entry into the Britain in Bloom competition.
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