If you thinking about joining the WI you are very welcome to come and join us at any of the meetings listed below. Meetings feature a talk by a visiting speaker or other organised activities, updates on future events and recent developments, all followed by refreshments and social time.
8 January – Liz Woolley will be giving a talk on aspects of Oxford’s history called ‘Beer, Sausages and Marmalade’
12 February – Open Evening, anyone can come along, so bring your friends and menfolk, they will love Ivan Cadge telling us about The Abingdon Bunk Line. There will also be a Sales Table.
12 March – Annual Meeting with cheese and wine.
9 April – Jeff Rozelaar talking about Bagels and Bacon – a Jewish Childhood.
14 May – John Brownwell talking about the Avebury stone circle. There will also be a plant sale.
11 June – Sheep farmer Ian Paxton talks about how he has expanded his business into growing chillis.
9 July – Christine Green talks about her time as a graphic designer for the BBC.
13 August – a daytime summer outing to Broughton Castle.
10 September – Bring and share supper. Produce Stall. Social time.
8 October – Pottery workshop. Donations for Abingdon Food Bank.
13 November – Christmas craft evening. Sale of books, jigsaws and games.
10 December – Christmas celebration. Mulled wine and mince pies. Christmas songs, readings and drama. Tombola. Collection of toiletries and warm clothes for the homeless.
14 January – Judy White talks about the history of the Northcourt area of Abingdon.
11 February – Craft evening
10 March – Annual Meeting. Cheese and wine.
We are pleased to welcome visitors. If you are thinking of joining the Women’s Institute. why not come along to a meeting? Either turn up on the night or to get in touch through our CONTACT US page.
Please come along to a meeting (with no obligation to join) to try us out.
Abingdon Fitzharrys WI is a member of the Oxfordshire Federation of Women’s Institutes.