Helmdon WI Program Archive

Helmdon WI Programme 2020

Most months there is a competition, "Flower of the Month" and a raffle

Meetings are held on the 2nd Wednesday of the month at 7.30pm unless otherwise specified

Come and see if this village organisation is for you. You will be warmly welcomed.

Further info from Louise Stothard (President) or Jenny Saunders (Secretary)

Date

Event

January 8th

Cinema Evening

"Enchanted April"

Competition: Something Italian!

Refreshments: popcorn and ice cream

February 12th

"Rainbows Children's Hospice"

Paul Stothard

Competition: A childhood treasure

Refreshments: Doreen, Jean Brookhouse and Pauline

March 11th

"My Father's Journey through WWII"

Andy Tennet

Competition: A piece of WWII memorabilia

Refreshments: Audrey Barbara and Carol

April 8th

Cancelled

"Iceland - in Autumn and Winter"

David West

Link Meeting with light supper

Cancelled due to Covid19

May 13th

Cancelled

Macrame Craft Evening

Amy Filbey

Competition: A favourite pot plant

Refreshments: Jenny L, Pam J and Sue G

Cancelled due to Covid19

June 10th

Cancelled

"Helmdon in 1939 and 2019 - a changing village"

Ross Vicars

Competition: A photo of Helmdon - old or new

Refreshments: Ann S Louise and Mary S

Cancelled due to Covid19

July 8th

Garden Party

Louise's – Manor Barn, 68 Church Street

August

No Meeting but possible outing

Sept 9th

Cancelled due to Covid19

Autumn Flowers and Foliage Masterclass

Jane Borton

Competition: A flower arrangement in a small vase or container

Refreshments: Louise, Vanessa and Eileen

Oct 14th

Cancelled due to Covid19

AGM, Hallowe'en Supper and Games Evening

Competition: Four Hallowe'en decorated cupcakes

Nov 11th

Cancelled due to Covid19

Needle Felting demonstration

Mary Hawtin

Competition: A woolly item

Refreshments: DI Pam and Jean Bates

Dec 2nd

CHRISTMAS PARTY – 7.00 pm Start

Competition: Favourite Christmas decoration

Helmdon WI Programme 2019

Most months there is a competition, "Flower of the Month" and a raffle

Wednesdays 7.30 p.m. unless otherwise specified

Come and see if this village organisation is for you. You will be warmly welcomed.

Further info from Vanessa Vicars (President) or Jenny Saunders (Secretary)

Date

Event

January 9th

Cinema Evening

"The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society"

Competition: none

Refreshments: popcorn and ice cream

February 13th

"Stories behind Nursery Rhymes"

Terry Penny

Competition: childrens book / toy

Refreshments: Doreen and Jean Br

March 13th

"Iceland- Land of Fire and Ice"

David West

Competition: A glass item

Refreshments: Audrey and Carol

April 10th

"Where there's a Quill there's a Play"

Christine Farmer

Competition: Shakespeare quotation

Refreshments: Margaret R, Pauline and Pam M

May 8th

"The Agony and The Ecstasy of a Canal Hotel Boater"

Barry Watson

Competition: A canal ware item

Refreshments: Jenny L, Pam J and Sue G

June 12th

"Piers - Their History and Future"

Janine Kilroe

Competition: A seaside item

Refreshments: Ann S and Mary S

July 10th

Garden Party

Vanessa's – 20 Wappenham Road

Refreshments:

Saturday August 31st
2-4pm

Afternoon Tea

All welcome to come and spend some time enjoying good company, tea and cake and learn some more about Helmdon W.I.

Sept 11th

Member's Night – Details to follow

Competition: Refreshments:

Oct 9th

AGM and Games Evening

Competition: a sporting item

Refreshments: committee

Nov 13th

"Christmas Craft"

Jackie Lonsdale

Competition: loved / made craft item

Refreshments: DI and Jean Bates

Dec 4th

CHRISTMAS PARTY – 7.00 pm Start

Competition: Decorated pine cone

Helmdon WI Programme 2018

Most months there is a competition, "Flower of the Month" and a raffle

Wednesdays 7.30 p.m. unless otherwise specified

Come and see if this village organisation is for you. You will be warmly welcomed.

Futher info from Vanessa Vicars (President) or Jenny Saunders (Secretary)

10 January 2018

Film Calendar Girls
Competition: Favourite pin-up
and flower of the month

14`February

My Travels in Australia & New Zealand - Niki Phillips
Competition: A travel memento
and flower of the month

14th March

Tales & Legends of Northants - Steve Dimmer
Competition: A Northamptonshire item
and flower of the month

11th April

Tai Chi
Competition: Item that makes you happy!
and flower of the month

9th May

Resolutions & Craft Evening
Committee Jane Barnes
Competition: Favourite craft item
and flower of the month

13th June

Life as a Vicar's Wife - Margaret Burgeon
Competition: Church hat
and flower of the month

11 July
7.00 p.m. start

Garden Party - at Margaret Reardon's
Refreshments
Tradlng stall 50/50 basis
Raffle

AugustNo meeting. Possible visit t.b.a.
12th September

Members Evening
Competition: tba
and flower of the month

10th October

AGM & Halloween
Competition: Halloween decoration/hat
and flower of the month

14th November

Behind the Screens, Stories about Antique Programmes - Steven Bruce
Competition: Something old.
and flower of the month

5th December
7.00 p.m. start

CHRISTMAS PARTY