Beginners sewing workshop: Make an A-line skirt
Saturday 7th or Tuesday 24th September 2019 at WI House
£23 members (bring your own fabric)
Learn to sew a basic A-Line skirt. You will cut out the skirt, and fit to size, insert zip, finish seams and hems. We have very limited availability of sewing machines therefore please bring your own sewing machine. Help can be given to you on the basic operation of your sewing machine.
Closing date: July
Digital Dabble days
Saturday 5th October, 10.00 - 2.30pm, WI House
Saturday 16th November, 9.30 - 3.30pm, WI House
Come along to an hour long one-to-one session providing help with all things digital e.g. how to shop online safely, how to Skype a relative overseas, and much more. Book a 1-hour slot.
Closing date: 7th Sept and 12th Oct 2019
Office 365 Training for WI officers
Monday 23 September 10.00 - 12.30, Little Witley
Wednesday 25th September 1.300 - 16.00, Bewdley
Thursday 26th September, 10.00 - 12.30, Callow End
Enquire for further details.
Health and Wellness day
Tuesday 15th October 10.00am at The Fold, Bransford
Speakers on all aspects of mental health and wellbeing including Worcester Warriors Foundation, Yoga, Tai Chi, mindfulness, nature trail, craft workshops and a farm shop.
Closing date: 12 Sept 2019
£27 members; £30 non-members, includes lunch
Corbett Group Autumn Meeting
Thursday 17th October 2.15pm at Salwarpe Village Hall
Speaker - Paul Harding, Toys through time
Although the venue does have a car park, it is tight, so car share as much as possible.
Closing date 27th September
WI murder mystery with supper
Friday 18th October 2019 7.30 pm at Arley Kings Village Hall
Death of a Well-Spoken Gentleman. See the play, question the performers and then deicde the murderer!
£12 members; £15 non-members, fish and chips supper included. Bring your own drinks
Closing date: 9th Sept 2019
Lunch and speaker Jules Hudson
Tuesday 29th October 2019 12.00 at Chateau Impney
A talk from Jules Hudson (from Countryfile and Escape to the Country) with a 2-course lunch. Contact the Secretary for details of the menu choices.
Closing date: 1st October 2019
£40 members; £44 non-members, includes 2-course lunch
WFWI Annual Council Meeting
Saturday 9th November 2019, 10.30 am start at the Three Counties Showground
An informative and entertaining day for all in the WFWI, includes talks from Dr Denise Smythe-Wright from the National Oceanography Centre, and Stuart Hillard, television presenter and quilter. Stalls, competitions, raffle, haberdashery, County Markets, refreshments, and view entries in the WFWI craft and cookery competition.
£15 members, £19 non-members
Closing date: 9th October 2019
WFWI Annual Bridge Drive
Wednesday 13th November, 10.30 for 11.00am start in Blakedown
A day of bridge for experienced players. Details from the Secretary and/or SPArklesWI@Gmail.com
Closing date 5th November 2019
£11 members, £12 non-members
A Scientific History of Vanity
Monday 18th November 2019 7.30 - 8.45 pm at the Artrix Centre in Bromsgrove
Throughout history humans have sought to embellish their physical appearance. Toxic and corrosive substances were applied, swallowed and injected for the perfect complexion. This talk will illustrate how fashion can be fatal.
Closing date 26th Sept 2019
£8 members; £10 non-members
Lino printing workshop
Saturday 23rd or Monday 25th November 2019, 10.00am - 3.00pm at WI House
Take home a hand-made lino stamp to print on wrapping paper or gift tags. All equipment included.
Closing date - 17th Oct 2019
£40 members, £43 non-members
Christmas Trip to Winchester Cathedral Christmas market
Wednesday 27th November 2019
A coach trip to Winchester Cathedral Christmas markets, leaving from various pick-up points across the county from 9.00am and returning at 4.30pm. The market is situated in the cathedral Inner and Outer Close. You can take a guided tour of the cathedral (entry fee applicable).
Closing date - October meeting
£19 members, £22 non-members
Christmas fun with the performing arts committee
Saturday 30th November 2019, 2.00 - 4.00pm at Hallow Village Hall
Join the performing arts committee for an afternoon of fun and entertainment.
Closing date 2nd November
£5 members, £7 non-members to include mulled wine, tea and coffee, and stollen or mince pie.
WORCESTERSHIRE FEDERATION, VISIT TO DENMAN
FRIDAY 20 - SUNDAY 22 MARCH 2020
- A, B or C will cost £360 or £342 (booked before 30.08.19)
- D £445 or £423 (booked before 30.08.19)
- E £430 or £409 (booked before 30.08.19)
- F £400 or £380 (booked before 30.08.19)
How to Draw using water colours
Knitting with wire
Glass Fusing: introduction
Let's Gin and Bear it.
Murder, Sex and Mayhem in Old Churches