W.I. programme

Meetings in 2017 (at 7.30pm in Rhodes Memorial Hall unless otherwise stated):-

9th January
Shake and Vac – Ann Blagden
The lady who showed us how to belly dance, now shows us some moves we can do while doing housework.

16th January
Birthday Meal at The Craven Arms – 7pm

6th February
A Walk to Rome – Chris O’Grady
The true story of one man, 4 pairs of underpants and the 2,000km between Pershore and Rome.

6th March
From Shopper to Buyer – the story of Slate Clothing.  – Gilly Aspey

3rd April
ACWWJanice Cole
Associated Country Women of the World is an association of women-led societies and groups working to improve quality of life for women and communities worldwide.

8th May
Armchair Tour of Gloucestershire – Mary Moxham
A fascinating guide to the county’s rich literary connections, covering all areas and introducing some unexpected associations.

5th June
Garden Visit

3rd July
Ikebana – Jenny Bennet
The Japanese art of flower arranging.

7th August

Trip to The Black Country Museum

4th September
A Fashion Designer’s Journey – Karen Van Hoff
A funny, frank and inspiring talk by the artist.

2nd October OPEN MEETING
A Captain at Work – An Irish Airline pilot

6th November
Mindfulness – Alison Yiangou
Paying more attention to the present moment – to your own thoughts and feelings, and to the world around you, can improve your mental well-being.

4th December
AGM & Social Evening

Dates For Your Diaries
May 24th- Group Meeting hosted by Chedworth
July 8th – Car Boot Sale – Manor Farm
July 15th- Hosts for County Walk