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Campaign to make defibrillators available throughout Wells
After a member suffered a stroke in Wells, the Rotary Club has been working to make these life-saving machines available to the public at all times.details
Wells Boules Tournament July 2018
Annual fun family day out playing Boules with the local businesses of Wellsdetails
Supporting the community locally
At Wells Rotary Club we are involved with various acitivities within the community, from working with young people through Kids Out, Young Chef and Public speaking, to organising the reindeer parade.details
'Meet the Sikhs', 18 August on Bishop's Green
Wells Rotary and Khalsa Aid combine to give you an enjoyable family day with a chance to talk to members of Khalsa Aid and find out about their work supporting victims of natural and man-made disasters in the UK and internationally.details
We are based in England's smallest City and are rightly proud of it. As a Club, we support many Community, Regional, UK and International Projects. We have an active social life and welcome visitors both Rotarian and those interested in experiencing what we have to offer Members. Come along and see us.
A Typical Rotary Year....
Meetings and events happening soon
Wednesday 24th October
World Polio Day
At the very least, this is an occasion to remember that Rotary has been leading the Global Polio Eradication Initiative. See www.polioeradication.org/polio-today/polio-now for the latest figures.
Monday 5th November 17.30
Committees (5.45), dinner and Club Council
Sunday 11th November 11.00
100th anniversary of Armistice at end of First World War.
There are very tentative plans for an event in Wells with which the club has been asked to be involved. Nothing has been agreed yet.
Monday 12th November 13.00
Lunch & discussion about Rotary Foundation with Keith Barnard-Jones
An informal meal and discussion will address the question 'What is the heck is Rotary Foundation?' It is the major international charity run by Rotary which has been behind the campaign to eradicate polio worldwide, but is so much more than that.details
Friday 16th November 18.00
Wells Carnival Procession
The annual carnival procession is a major attraction for families and the club usually uses the opportunity to raise funds for Rotary charities. Details have not been finalised yet.
Monday 19th November 18.15
Dinner (6.45) and David Beavis as speaker
David Beavis will give an illustrated talk about our local mills and millstreams.
Be part of a global network of volunteers, trying to make the world a better place. Please also see the 'links & news' page for information from the local district and live feeds from Rotary International and Rotary International in GB&I.
Family Rotary club use skills to kick-start local charities
Rotary members unite to tackle world hunger
Meetings & Venue
Where and when:
(First Monday 5.45 pm for 3 hours, Second Monday 1pm for 1 hour, 3rd Monday 6.30 for 2 hours. Fourth / Fifth Monday no meeting.)
The Swan Hotel Sadler Street Wells Somerset 01749 836300
BA5 2RX 01749 836300