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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.

Jon Herd and Sandy Brown talking about Trips to Romania - visitors welcome


Jon and Sandy will be talking to us on Thursday 21st March 2019

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Primary Schools quiz


Report on this year's Quiz held at New Laigh Kirk, John Dickie Street, Kilmarnock

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COMMUNITY SUPPORT FUND


Could you or your organisation use £200?

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John Boax - Brass Band Stuff - visitors welcome


John, father of Charlie, our Young Musician Winner will be talking to us on Thursday 28th March.

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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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Happening soon...

Meetings and events happening soon

Thursday 28th March 18.30

John Boax - Brass Band Stuff - visitors welcome


John, father of Charlie, our Young Musician Winner will be talking to us on Thursday 28th March.

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Thursday 4th April 18.30

Samantha Reilly from CHAS - visitors welcome


Samantha will be talking to us on Thursday 4th April

There is a Club Council after this meeting.

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Monday 8th April 09.00 - 14.00 Wednesday 10th April

Inner Wheel Conference


Annual Inner Wheel Conference in Cardiff

Thursday 11th April 18.30

Club Annual General Meeting - No speaker


Rotarian responsible for Speaker - No speaker

Thursday 18th April 18.30

Weekly Meeting - visitors welcome


Rotarian responsible for Speaker - Fred Orr

Saturday 20th April 11.00 - 18.00 Tuesday 23rd April

Social Weekend in St. Helier, Jersey


This year we have 19 Rotarians, partners and friends attending our weekend away.

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Rotary members unite to tackle world hunger



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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