The Wreningham & District Women’s Institute meets at Ashwellthorpe Village Hall on the SECOND TUESDAY of each month from 7.30 p.m. The President for 2016 is Mrs Shirley Moss and the Secretary is Mrs Carole Bradford both of Ashwellthorpe. You’re very welcome to come along to any meeting to see what the WI is all about and enjoy the varied programme of talks and demonstrations.
The 2016 programme is given below:
Tuesday 12 January 2016 Miss Lucy Whigham from East Anglia’s Children’s Hospices (EACH) will be talking about this local Charity.
Competition: Christmas Card depicting Children
Tuesday 9 February 2016 No Speaker or Competition but the annual Bring and Buy Stall
Tuesday 8 March 2016 Mrs Anna Meek will speak on an “African Adventure”
Competition: Something from or relating to Africa
Tuesday 17 March 2016 The Annual Birthday Party which marks the anniversary of Wreningham & District WI’s first meeting
Tuesday 12 April 2016 Mr Chris Preston will be talking about the Charity Arthritis Care and its work
Competition: THREE Keep Fit Tips
Wednesday 13 April 2016 The Meeting of the Kett Group comprising several local WI groups. This meeting is not necessarily held in Ashwellthorpe – contact the Secretary on 01508 489211 for further details
Tuesday 10 May 2016 Resolutions which have been raised for adoption at the National Federation of Women’s Institutes’ Annual General Meeting are discussed and voted upon at this meeting. The business of the evening will be followed by a Quiz.
Tuesday 14 June 2016 Mr David Knock and Miss Angela Knock will give a talk about Traditional Toys
Competition: An Old Toy of Mine
Wednesday 29 and Thursday 30 June 2016 The two days of the Royal Norfolk Show
Tuesday 12 July 2016 Summer Party
Tuesday 9 August 2016 Mrs Ruth Smith will give a talk on “Life with Nanny”
Competition: Old Family Photo
Tuesday 13 September 2016 Mr David Boulton will be giving a talk and exhibition of “Images sof Broadland”
Competition: Something from Norfolk
Tuesday 11 October 2016 The talk and demonstration tonight will be “Christmas Magic” – Flower Arranging for Christmas – given by Mrs Jacquie Aldous
Competition: Last Rose of Summer
Tuesday 8 November 2016 The Annual General meeting of Wreningham & District Women’s Institute
Tuesday 13 December 2016 Christmas Party