The Gladestry Community

W.I. Meetings

Gladestry Village Hall

15-01-2019 at 7:30 PM

Gladestry Women's Institute

Please contact Sian Derrick, Secretary for details on 01544 370700

Programme Outline for 2019

January 15th 7.30pm

A social evening and time to relax and get back together after all the Christmas and New Year

festivities. Silly games, cards, a good chat and a bring and share supper.

February 19th 7.30pm

Gemology – a talk by Ann Parke

Ann lives locally but has worked with some of the country’s most interesting gems and jewels. She

will talk all about them but also look at any items of jewellery members or guests would like to

bring along.

March 19th 7.30pm

The Work of Cancer Research

Julie George from Cancer Research UK will be talking to us about the work of the charity and how

gifts and donations are used and the impact these have on current and future research

April 16th 7.30pm

The Work of Midwives in Uganda – a talk by Jane Roberts and colleague

Jane and her colleague have spent many years working as volunteer midwives in Uganda. They will

be showing a presentation of their work and authentic African souvenirs.

May 21st 7.30pm

Pam’s Chilli Zoo

A talk by Pam Davenport on her many travels and her search for and use of a very wide variety of

chilli peppers.

June 18th 7.30pm

Flower Arranging with Jayne Griffiths

Jayne works as the community liaison point with Tesco’s in Llandrindod Wells. Tesco are kindly

donating the flowers and Jane, a professional florist, will be demonstrating their arrangement.

July 16th 7.30pm

Jim Budd’s Stained Glass Workshop

A short trip to the workshop of local stained glass artisan, Jim Budd, followed by our usual meeting

and refreshments back at Gladestry Village Hall.

August 13th

Summer Outing to Welshpool and Llanfair Light Railway.

September 17th 7.30pm

Harts of Monmouth Lingerie

A talk and demonstration of lingerie and sundry underwear by the girls from Harts of Monmouth.

October 15th 7.30pm

Christmas Felting with Jenny Keal

A workshop during which members can make a felted Christmas tree decoration.

November 19th 7.30pm December

AGM Dinner: Date and Time TBA

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