The Probus Clubs of Mallow
Mallow Probus Club,
Mallow Ladies Probus Club
Chair of organizing committee:
Tel: (+353) (0)22 22780
Thursday 26th & Friday 27th May 2011
- Thursday evening - Musical Evening & Mayoral Reception
- Mallow GAA Complex
- Friday morning & afternoon - Conference & Conference Lunch
- Conference Centre
Cork Racecourse Mallow,
Racecourse Website http://www.corkracecourse.ie/
- Failte Ireland Website http://www.meetinireland.com/
- Thursday May 26th - Musical Evening & Mayoral Reception
- 7.30pm - Musical Evening in the Mallow GAA Complex featuring local young musicians and dancers -
- Cuishle Traditional Group,
- Irish Dancers,
- Cór Mhágh Ealla (Mallow Choir).
- 8.30pm Mayor's Reception in the Mallow GAA Complex hosted by
Councillor William O'Regan M.T.C. (Mayor of Mallow)
- Friday May 27th - Conference & Conference lunch
- 10.00am - 11.30am - Registration in Conference Centre, Cork Racecourse Mallow, with morning tea/coffee and scones.
- 10.30am - Accompanying persons coach tour to University College Cork and Cork City Centre, including the English Market, with lunch in Springfort Hall, Mallow.
- 11.45am - Delegates to be seated.
- 12.00 noon - Welcome by Rally Chairman
Mr. Charles Mortell, Mallow Probus Club.
- Welcome by the Deputy Mayor of Mallow.
- Greetings from the Rotary International District 1160 - Ireland
Rotarian Barney Callaghan, District Governor Elect.
- 12.20pm - Address by the Guest Speaker -
Mr. Tony Ó Dalaigh, Honorary Doctorate NUI (UCD),
Chevalier des Artes et des Sciences from the French Government,
Director of Dublin Theatre Festival 1990-99.
- 1.00pm - Lunch
- 2.15pm - Rally Business
- Report on 2010 PROBUS Rally in Ballymena by Christopher Dickson,
Ballymena Seven Towers Probus Club.
- Presentation of the Edwin A. Dunlop Perpetual Cup -
by Past Rotary District 1160 Governor, Rotarian Edwin Dunlop,
to Londonderry Probus Club, the Club with the greatest attendance combined with the greatest distance travelled to the Rally.
- Reports by the Rotary District Probus Liaison Officers -
North: Rotarian Mary Sinnamon - Past Pres Rotary Club of Carrickfergus
South: Rotarian Paul Hillis - Past Pres Rotary Club of Dublin Viking
- Invitation to the 27th All-Ireland 2012 Probus Rally to be held in Belfast -
Mr. Derek Shepherd, Secretary, Strandtown Probus Club.
- 3.30pm - Vote of thanks to the Rally Organisers
by Mr. Tony Curtin, President Limerick 922 Probus Club,
and conclusion of the Rally Business.
- 5.15pm - First Race of the evening race meeting in Cork Racecourse, Mallow
The race meeting included the Probus All-Ireland Rally 2011 Handicap Hurdle, for which Mallow Probus Club sponsored a Trophy for the winning owner.