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Rotary Club of Dumfries - 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.

Rotary Young Photographer Competition 2018.19


New to our Club's portfolio of Youth Competitions this year!

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Club Newsletter


Our Club News is a regular, usually monthly sometimes bi-monthly, round-up of ‘What we do’. We include reports and photographs from the wide range of Club activities, summaries of the talks given by our visiting speakers, and other items of interest.

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Speakers


Do you have a topic you'd like to give a short (15-20 minutes) after - lunch talk or presentation on? Our Club welcomes approaches from speakers addressing informational, educational or public-awareness issues.

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About us

President Andrew Walls and the members of The Rotary Club of Dumfries welcome you to our Website.                                                               

The Club is one of the earliest to be established in Scotland with a founding date in 1921.

We are a friendly club, that loves welcoming visitors to our lunchtime meeting every Friday, at the Cairndale Hotel and Leisure Club, English Street, Dumfries, DG1 2DF. 


We gather from 12:30pm with the the meeting commencing at 12:45pm, a two course lunch is served during the meeting at a cost of £10. We aim to conclude about 2:00pm. 

Most of our meetings include an after lunch talk from an invited speaker, entertaining and educating us on a wide variety of subjects.

If you decide to visit us there is no need to contact us in advance, simply turn up and you will be met by one of our members assigned to meet and greet visitors, guests and fellow members.

We are an active Club with very successful charity, fundraising and community events. Click here to visit our regularly updated Facebook page for forthcoming events and Club news. Dumfries Rotary Club Dumfries

Click on the Link below to read about the history of our Club.

V_2_Rotary_Club_of_Dumfries_1921.pdf

Happening soon...

Meetings and events happening soon

Weekly Club Meeting - Informal

Friday 25th January 12.45

Weekly Club Meeting - Informal


Informal meetings are held every 6 weeks and allow club members to gather in fellowship without a speaker or top table.
Members are encouraged to sit in their committees to discuss committee business. Top table Officers will sit among the membership

Friday 1st February 12.45

Weekly Club Meeting


Speaker: Karen Smith, Governor HMP Dumfries - “Your Local Prison”

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The BIG Rotary Quiz

Friday 1st February 19.30

The BIG Rotary Quiz


Four Fridays fundraising via a team quiz.

Friday 8th February 12.45

Weekly Club Meeting


Speaker: T.B.C

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The BIG Rotary Quiz

Friday 8th February 19.30

The BIG Rotary Quiz


Four Fridays fundraising via a team quiz

Monthly Council Meeting

Tuesday 12th February 17.30

Monthly Council Meeting


Thursday 14th February 19.30

Rotary’s Young Musician Competition. Area Final


Share your gift of song or mastery of a musical instrument in Rotary’s Young Musician Competition

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Weekly Club Meeting - RotaKids

Friday 15th February 12.45

Weekly Club Meeting - RotaKids


The BIG Rotary Quiz

Friday 15th February 19.30

The BIG Rotary Quiz


Four Fridays fundraising via a team quiz.

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Meetings & Venue

Where and when:

We meet on Fridays at 12.45
Cairndale Hotel, English Street, Dumfries, DG1 2DF  01387 254111

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