Westnewton WI

Westnewton WI
Name: Westnewton WI
About: We are a friendly group of 16 ladies who organise our meetings in our own way! We enjoy a varied programme of outings, speakers and eating out. Members support Project Linus by knitting cot blankets and hats for premature babies, or sewing comfort quilts for local children. New members, visitors and friends are always welcome. Contact: Jenifer Browne (President) 016973 20484
Where We Meet: Westnewton Village Hall
When We Meet: 1st Wednesday of the month at 7.30 pm. February, November and December at 1.30 pm
Programme:

2018

JANUARY
Christmas Lunch, Old Bank Cafe, Aspatria: 12 for 12.30

07 FEBRUARY
Flags (vexillology) – David Kerry: 1.30 pm

07 MARCH
Woolsty Crafts – Sandra Pringle talks about her shop and life

04 APRIL
“A Farrier’s Life” – Nathan Studholme (outdoor demonstration if fine)

02 MAY
History of Costume – Olga Hetherington
09 May
Outing to Gretna Outlet Village for a shopping trip and lunch

06 JUNE
Lunch at Hougthton Hall Garden Centre followed by garden visit: Lesley Connolloy’s garden, Crosby on Eden

04 JULY
“Mines and minerals of The Lakes” – Ian Tyler

01 AUGUST
Members’ night – members to bring suggestions for 2019 Programme

05 SEPTEMBER
Birthday Party (to be arranged)

03 OCTOBER
Daytime outing: to Blackwell Arts and Crafts House, Bowness-on-Windermere (on Community Bus)

07 NOVEMBER
Talk on the work of West House and Allerby Gardens – Angela Vaughan

05 DECEMBER
Annual General Meeting: 1.30 pm

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