Jun 2015 International Visit from Enschede Nord Club, Holland
Fri 12th June 2015 at 09.00 - Sun 14th June 2015 - 15.30
We are delighted to welcome our friends from the Rotary Club of Enschede Nord (Holland) for an exchange visit to Cambridge.
We are delighted that 5 couples from Enschede will be again visiting our Club. Cambridge South Rotary Club members will be hosting the group and ensuring that a wide variety of entertainment is on offer thoughout their stay.
Friday 12th June - around 11am we meet for coffee and a chat at the Gog Magog Golf Club as our friends arrive in the area from Stansted. Some hosts will meet them at the airport.
A light sandwich lunch then before we take them home to settle in we meet Rtn David for a tour of Cambridge City Centre, the Sedgewick Site and Kings College.
Late afternoon we gather for a Club BarBQ in Bobs lovely garden.
Saturday 13th June - will include a day in the city with optional punting and shopping, a lunch in the Eagle and an opportunity to enjoy evensong in Kings Chapel from 5.30pm.
In the evening we will have a party at the Old Crown, Girton - a tasty meal with optional singing !
Sunday 14th June - After a cosy morning with their hosts we will all meet for a lovely Farewell Lunch at Colin's house together before our visitors leave for the afternoon ferry.
We are all looking forward to a return visit to Enschede as soon as possible.
Hans & Marjo Meppelink (Past President)
Steve & Saron Staal
Gerard & Harmien vanderVere
Robert & Hariett Wegdem
Henk & Corrie van der Sijs (Trip organiser).
Aug 2014 Helping fight Ebola, Liberia
The club agreed to send ï¿½1000 direct to Peace Scholar Rich Allison to support his work in Liberia combatting Ebola with basic hygiene equipment and education.details
Sep 2014 Peace Scholar visits the American Cemetery - Cambridge
Host Mike takes Philip to see the great memorialdetails
Sep 2013 Peace Events then Dinner
Rich gave talks in schools to start the day then at a dinner at the University Arms Hotel for members, partners and guests - Cambridge Club Charter Dinner. Dinner was followed by a talk and debate on the theme of Human Rights and World Peace.details
Sep 2013 Peace Events 2013 - Cambridge Schools
A series of events concentrating on the theme of Peace and Conflict Resolution involving VIth Form students at 6 schools from in and around Cambridge.details
Jun 2013 Aquabox - donated by Parkside Sixth Form College, Cambridge
A filled Aquabox is donated to the club by Jodh Dhesi - Head of the Sixth Form on behalf of Parkside Community College.details
Mar 2013 Auction in aid of the Naalarami School, Tanzania 6.30pm
An auction in Cottenham to raise money for the Masai School at Naalarami, Tanzania. £5 entry (including refreshments).details
Sep 2013 PEACE DAY
Peace Day - to raise awareness of Peace initiatives around the world and involve as many people as possible in promoting Peace locally, nationally and worldwide.details
Oct 2012 Rotary Peace Seminar - Bradford University
An opportunity to meet the current team of international Peace Scholars studying at Bradford and to hear their stories after 15 months of focused study.details
Mar 2009 International Dinner - Vietnamese cuisine
Members and wives enjoyed a Vietnamese meal at the Thanh Binh Restaurant, Magdalene Street Cambridge. There was the usual repartee and vibrant conversation.details
May 2006 Visit of Twin Club Enschede Nord, Holland
We were very pleased to be entertaining our visiting Rotarian friends and their wives from Netherlands.details
May 2007 International Dinner - Argentinian cuisine
7.00 for 7.30pm Dinner at Cambridge Regional College, Newmarket Road - with Argentinian theme meal and presentation by Argentinian student funded by British Council.details
May 2008 International Dinner - Mediterranean cuisine
The club's annual Dinner to celebrate International service and fellowship at Masa Mediterranean Restaurant High Street Sawston. 7.00 for 7.30 pmdetails
Sep 2009 Szeged Hungary Fish Festival - visit
Five members attended this event hosted by Szeged Rotarians. (South Cambridge helped Szeged Rotary Club to re-start in 1992 after the end of the Communist period).details
Mar 2010 International Dinner -
The annual International Dinner at the new restaurant The Park@cambridge Regional College.details
Sep 2010 Visit of Szeged Rotarians and partners
A party of 13 were hosted and entertained to tours of the University and Ely Cathedral.details
May 2012 International Dinner - Polish
The Annual International Dinner was held at the polish Polonia Club, Chesterton Road, Cambridge. An opportunity for members, partners and guests to enjoy a 'new' cuisine and a talk. (This replaced the usual weekly meeting at the University Arms Hotel).details
Aug 2012 Speaker Rtn Ron Febrey - Progress with the Naalarami School project
Rotarian Ron Febrey - Rotary Club of Arusha Golden Sunrise, Tanzania - the delights and problems of supporting the school building project. Speaker host S Franklindetails
Sep 2012 Speaker Steve King-Underwood - The Naalarami School, f/b Club Council
Steve King-Underwood visited the School in May 2012 with Nik Percival. "To say the trip was life changing is no exaggeration and .... a very humbling experience." Speaker host B Sadler.details
Jun 2013 Speaker Meeting - Steve King-Underwood an update on Naalarami
Steve King-Underwood to tell us about his recent visit to our school project in Naalarami, Tanzania. Speaker Host-David Adamson ,General Host-C Brown, Cashier-J Cooper.details