Welcome to the Rotary Club of Wirksworth
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Please note that the venue of our club Charter Dinner on 27th April has changed to the Matlock Golf Club.
The winner of our Young Chef Competition, 12 year old Eva Moran, came 2nd in the District Competition, missing out on the top spot by 1 point only. As one of the top 3 she wiil have the opportunity of going forward to the Regional Competition on 28th April at Mansfield. Congratulations to Eva for her fantastic achievement and also well done to John and Maureen Wright for going along to support her.
Our 2 club quiz teams enjoyed a successful evening at the District 1220 Quiz heat in Hilton. The Wirksworth Ponderers team came joint 3rd and the Wirksworth Wanderers team finished joint 7th. Our thanks go to question master Mike Storr of Carlton Rotary Club for once again putting on a very enjoyable evening.
The Rotary Club of Wirksworth was chartered in July 1948 and currently has 26 members. We meet on Thursdays at 7pm at Waltham House, St John’s Street, Wirksworth, Derbyshire DE4 4DT. There is normally a speaker at each meeting covering a wide range of interesting topics, with the exception of the first Thursday of each month when we have a Business Meeting.
The Club is very active helping local good causes in Wirksworth and the surrounding area, and each year raises thousands of pounds for the benefit of the local community, as well as in support of wider life-changing major projects here in the UK and internationally.
If you would like to know more about the Club and our activities, please look at the 'what we do' pages from the menu above. We welcome new members, both men and women, and would be very pleased to hear from you. Please use the Contact Us link at the top the page to get in touch.
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We meet on Thursdays at 7pm Waltham House, St. John's Street, Wirksworth, Derbyshire DE4 4DT