News List

Evening Meeting in Bosch 27th Feb.

Tuesday 26th February, 2013

Rotarians, As part of our aim to be seen Out About Town more, our meeting tomorrow night will be held in Bosh (upstairs).This will be very much a social gathering for the members but I am sure Vivienne and Peter will be talking to all those involved in the mentoring of the groups for the Dragons Den...

Tree of Remembrance Presentation of Cheques

Monday 25th February, 2013

Rotary Christmas Remembrance Tree 2012Thank you to all members who helped out as well as all the charities who assisted - your efforts ensured that we raised over €4000 this Christmas which will be divided among the charities below. Hope House, Rock Rose House, Mayo Rape Crisis Centre, Anam...

Open Membership Evening Feb 5th

Thursday 24th January, 2013

Re - Open Evening to invite potential members to our clubFebruary 5th Activity - Presentation of cheques to Christmas Tree Charities. Hi Everyone,As we start a 2013 we are looking for your help in growing our club membership from among the business and professional leaders within our community....

Cogs January 2013 online edition

Wednesday 23rd January, 2013


Rotary Castlebar Newsletter January 2013

Friday 18th January, 2013

Rotary Castlebar January 2013 Newsletter for members:Rotary Christmas Remembrance Tree 2012Thank you to all members who helped out as well as all the charities who assisted - your efforts ensured that we raised over €4000 which will be divided among the charities as follows:Hope House...

Rotary Foundation Worldwide Update

Thursday 17th January, 2013

This past year was one of major accomplishments for Rotary and your Rotary Foundation.Extraordinary progress was made toward the eradication of polio. We made history when India was removed from the list of polio-endemic countries - leaving just Afghanistan, Nigeria, and Pakistan. A difficult...

Christmas Tree of Remembrance 2012

Wednesday 09th January, 2013

The Christmas tree of Remembrance this year was a great success, the project was run with the support of six local charities. This extra help allowed us to setup the tree for a full 8 days, a signifigantly longer period that normal. Mass was said for the loved ones on Christmas eve at 10am. The project...

Well done Sophie!

Thursday 22nd November, 2012

Sophie O'Donnell representing the Castlebar Rotary Club went forward today (Thursday 22nd) to the Youth Leadership Interviews in Athlone. Sophie did very well and has succeeded in getting through this regional final and will be taking her place on the Rotary Trip to Strazbourg/Dail/Stormont....

Monday 12th November, 2012

Rotary Castlebar November 2012 Newsletter for members:First - a wee reminder to all members who have not yet paid their subs.....can you please put Joe Beirne out of his despair and give him a cheque? Or cash will do nicely too - thank you! The Men's Shed Castlebar Group gave a very good presentation to...

Our Next Gig! Rotary Table Quiz 22nd November

Wednesday 31st October, 2012

Rotary Club Castlebar Table Quiz 22 November 2012, Welcome in Hotel, 8pm Quiz master Peter Glynn €40 per table of four. First Prize €120 Second Prize €80 Sponsors :- Café Rua Organised by John O'Donnell

Evening meetings commenced yesterday evening following the bank holiday (30th October). Meetings will now be at 6.30pm every Tuesday evening in Breaffy House Hotel.The first meeting kicked off with a presentation from John Horkan on Membership. John presented to the members following the...

James Bond Skyfall for St Anthonys School

Wednesday 31st October, 2012

Rotary Castlebar Premiere organised by John O'Donell, Vice President of Rotary Castlebar. A big crowd expected for the event. Tickets selling really well. Well done to John on running this event at short notice.

At District Conference the Haslett Award was presented to the club and was accepted by Breda Gilvarry and John Kilkelly for the Let's Move Project in St. Pat's NS - a fantastic achievement for the Club. Well done John Kilkelly. Presentation was attended by John Horkan, Yvonne Horkan, Jim Finan, Mary...

News update Oct 10th

Wednesday 31st October, 2012

Attention all Rotarians, Dates for your Diaries, further Details to follow.....• Attendees at District Conference in Galway 5th - 7th October were: Breda Gilvarry, John O'Donnell, John Horkan, Pat Gallagher, Myles Gilvarry, Vivienne Kyne, John Kilkelly, and Jim Finan. A great weekend...

District Gov Jack Cunnigham visits club

Monday 03rd September, 2012

District Governor Jack Cunningham and his wife Maize visited the club last week. Jack is enjoying his year as District Governor and is looking forward to District Conference in Galway. He presented Breda Gilvarry (President) with a book that he wrote and edited a number of years ago. A number of the...

Presidents Night Saturday 30th June

Tuesday 12th June, 2012

President Night tickets now available (see ticket image below for details). Contact Breda Mulroy.

The club is delighted to officially welcome Niall Taylor into Rotary Castlebar. Niall was inducted today at lunch (5th June) by John Horkan (Membership Chair). Club members welcomed Niall to the club following his induction ceremony.

Club Assembly 2012 at 6.30pm evening meal in Breaffy House Hotel on 12th June. The District Governor will attend.

Another very successful Mayo Pink Ribbon Charity Cycle for Breast Cancer Research.

This Cycle has many connections into Rotary Castlebar with Lourda McHugh and Yvonne Kilcullen main organisers and a good collection of Rotarians and/or their spouses cycling.