Women's Institute (WI)...


Information & Contacts:

Main Contact: Michele Dunn

Tel: 01527 821393

E-mail: hanburywi@gmail.com

Membership Criteria:

Membership is open to all women over 16 years of age who would like to join us.


Fees:

The annual membership fee which is currently £41.00.

However please feel free to come along to a couple of meetings to see what its all about - try before you buy!

There is also a £1.00 charge at each meeting for refreshments and to enter the raffle.


Overview:

The Women’s Institute (WI) was formed in 1915 and is now the largest voluntary women’s organisation in the UK. 
 
Hanbury WI was set up in 1917 and is an informal and friendly group with members of all ages and consists of both working and non-working women who come together to share, help and inspire one another.

We are delighted to welcome new members and are always on the look out for new projects and interests for the group.

We like to support local charities and have donated to local hospices, wildlife trusts and local projects.


Meetings:

The meetings are held on the second Thursday of each month at Hanbury Village Hall at 7.30 p.m. and usually last about two hours.The meetings open with a welcome from the President and some WI business, followed by a speaker or activity and then we finish with refreshments and a chance to chat and make new friends.

Our Book Club and Craft Club go from strength to strength, meetings start at 7.15;

Craft - 18th January, 15th March, 17th May

Book -  15th February, 19th April, 21st June


Latest News/Activities:

Programmme for 2018

We have a brilliant new programme and lots of fun events planned for 2018;

11th January - Paper Quilling with Dee Woolford

8th February - Walking Talk, Clare shares her walking experiences from far and wide

8th March  - Crafting Evening with Jo, lots of new skills to enjoy

12th April - Behind the Scenes with a TV and Film Caterer, lots of secrets to share!

10th May - Resolutions and Home-made Puddings

14th June - Flower, Craft and Cookery Show with a strawberry supper

 


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