Future meetings and events

Mon 28th January 2019 at 19.00 - 21.30 Ballcock Trophy match at Britannia Inn, Wells

What is at stake! Rotary currently holds the Ballcock Trophy, after the last in the previous series of matches with Inner Wheel, but they want it back! The format of the competition will be decided on the night.
The alley and meal have been booked in readiness.

Mon 4th February 2019 at 17.30 - 20.30 Committees (5.45), dinner and Club Council

Fri 8th February 2019 at 16.00 - 16.00 Young Chef, District Final at Yeovil

Stephen Yu, from Wells Cathedral School is our entrant at the district competition.

Mon 11th February 2019 at 13.00 - 14.00 Austerity lunch in aid of Polio Plus at the Crown

Mon 18th February 2019 at 18.30 - 21.00 Dinner (6.45) and Speaker, Daphne Rose - 'Living in a National Trust property'

Thu 21st February 2019 at 10.30 - 11.30 Children's storytelling

Beth Webb will be coming to Pickwicks on Wells High Street to tell captivating stories to young children during half term - flying carpets will be provided and dragons in abundance! details

Mon 25th February 2019 at 18.00 - 19.30 Informal drinks and nibbles

Members will gather in small groups for a chance for them (and their partners if they wish to participate) to get to know each other better while enjoying a glass of something to their taste.

Fri 1st March 2019 - Sun 21st April 2019 - 23.55 Easter Egg Hunt around shops etc in Wells (members only)

The Youth Committee is in the early stages of planning an Easter Egg Hunt which will be intended to draw children into a variety of shops etc. Details have not been worked out

Mon 4th March 2019 at 17.30 - 20.30 Committees (5.45), dinner and Club Council

Mon 11th March 2019 at 13.00 - 14.00 Lunch & Speaker

Mon 18th March 2019 at 18.30 - 21.00 Dinner (6.45) and Speaker, Martin Jones - 'Modern day slavery in Britain'

Mon 1st April 2019 at 17.30 - 20.30 Committees (5.45), dinner and Club Council

Mon 8th April 2019 at 13.00 - 14.00 Lunch & Speaker

Mon 15th April 2019 at 13.00 - 14.30 Lunch as guests of Inner Wheel at the Britannia Inn

Lunch and speaker from SS Great Britain in Bristol, guest of the Inner Wheel, meeting at the Britannia Inn on Bath Road.

Mon 6th May 2019 at 12.00 - 15.00 Pop-up Shop at the Recreation Ground

The Dream Team runs a stall to move on unnneeded items and raise money for Rotary charities.

Mon 13th May 2019 at 17.30 - 20.30 Committees (5.45), dinner and Club Council

Mon 20th May 2019 at 16.00 - 21.00 Guided tour of the Bishop's Palace garden, followed by dinner and talk with James, the Head Gardener

One of many spectacular garden views from within the Bishop's Palace Precise details of timing and dining venue have not been finalised yet, but the date is in the diaries of Rotary, Inner Wheel and James so it will be happening

Fri 31st May 2019 at 11.00 - Sun 2nd June 2019 - 18.00 Visit to twinned Rotary club and Rotary International Conference

Our twinned Rotary club and Rotary International Conference locations Satzgitter-Wolfenbuttel-Vorharz, our twinned Rotary Club, has invited us over for a weekend, with a day trip to the RI conference in the (fairly) nearby Hamburg. We shall be staying with Rotarians for the visit and travelling from Bristol Airport. details

Mon 3rd June 2019 at 17.30 - 20.30 Committees (5.45), dinner and Club Council

Mon 10th June 2019 at 13.00 - 14.00 Lunch & Speaker

Mon 17th June 2019 at 18.30 - 21.00 Club Assembly and handover with Dinner

Thu 4th July 2019 at 10.30 - 15.00 Mock Interviews at Blue School

One to one interviews Members help to conduct mock interviews for pupils as part of their program to prepare for the outside world

Sat 17th August 2019 at 12.00 - 17.00 Meet the Sikhs on the cathedral green

The very successful 'Meet the Sikhs' event is being repeated, but has moved to the Wells Cathedral Green. The same turbans, dancers and food will showcase the Sikhs. details

Sat 12th October 2019 at 09.00 - 18.00 District Conference 2019

The one day format has been adopted again for 2019, with golf and / or a dinner the day before and a celebratory dinner on the Saturday evening. Accommodation will be available for either / both evenings at the venue. details