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Rotary Kilmarnock - welcome! Please scroll/swipe down through this page to find out more about us, in addition to the pages linked in the menu, top-left.

Major Chris Smyth - The British Army Today - visitors welcome


Chris will be speaking to us on Thursday 17th January at 6.30pm

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COMMUNITY SUPPORT FUND


Could you or your organisation use £200?

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Annual Burns Supper


Our Burns Supper to be held in The Fenwick Hotel on Friday 8th February 2019

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About us

Kilmarnock Rotary is a friendly group of men and women who meet weekly in the Park Hotel for a meal, listen to an inspiring speaker and discuss future activities whether they be helping the community or perhaps our next social event. 

During the last few years we have been active in:-

·  Helping our Youngsters by assisting reading at Onthank Primary School; organising a Primary Schools Quiz for all the local Primaries; sponsoring students to attend the European Parliament and International Youth Rallies; arranging Young Chef, Young Musician and Young Photographer competitions; sponsoring students to attend Youth Leadership courses.

·  Helping our Community by raising funds for Combat Stress, CentreStage, Hansel Village and we have a Community Support Fund which we use to donate small sums to local deserving causes. We also gather food weekly to donate to Ayrshire East Foodbank. 

·  Helping our National Community by raising funds for Diabetes UK, Prostate Cancer, Motor Neurone (MND Scotland) and many others.

·  Helping Internationally by supporting and raising funds for disaster related charities such as Shelterbox, Aquabox, Medecin sans Frontieres. We have also raised funds for Mary's Meals and the Wheelchair Foundation.

We mentioned the Social Side earlier and in addition to our weekly meetings we arrange visits to places of interest, e.g., the new Kilmarnock Campus of Ayrshire College, the new Wm. McIlvanney Campus that comprises Kilmarnock Academy and James Hamilton Primary School, the House of an Art Lover, etc. We have an annual Burns Supper and often explore local restaurants. We also have an annual Social Weekend and, for this, have visited Warsaw, Berlin, Lisbon and Versailles in the past four years.

If you would like to be part of this please scroll to the bottom of this page and hit the Membership Enquiry button, we'd love to hear from you.

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Meetings and events happening soon

Thursday 17th January 18.30

Major Chris Smyth - The British Army Today - visitors welcome


Chris will be speaking to us on Thursday 17th January at 6.30pm

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Club Visit to Ayrshire Archives

Wednesday 23rd January 12.00

Club Visit to Ayrshire Archives


This afternoon we will be viewing our archives at Ayrshire Archives but before that we will have some lunch at WG13

Thursday 24th January 18.30

NO Weekly Meeting this week as we are visiting Ayrshire Archives on Wednesday


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Bob MacMillan on Ayrshire during Wartime - visitors welcome

Thursday 31st January 18.30

Bob MacMillan on Ayrshire during Wartime - visitors welcome


Bob will be speaking to us on 31st January 2019

Wednesday 6th February 18.30

Primary Schools quiz


Date for this year's Quiz to be held at New Laigh Kirk, John Dickie Street, Kilmarnock

Thursday 7th February 18.30

NO regular Thursday Meeting this week


We have our Annual Burns Supper tomorrow, Friday 8th February

Friday 8th February 18.45

Annual Burns Supper


Our Burns Supper to be held in The Fenwick Hotel on Friday 8th February 2019

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Thursday 14th February 18.30

Craig Brown, A Life in Football - visitors welcome


We are delighted to welcome Craig Brown who will be talking to us on Thursday 14th February on his life in football.

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Meetings & Venue

Where and when:

We meet on Thursdays at 6:00 pm for 6:30 pm
Park Hotel, Rugby Park,Dundonald Place, Kilmarnock KA1 1UR  01563 545999

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