WI Tree 

Crosthwaite and Lyth Women's Institute

Cumbria-Westmorland Federation of WIs

 

Programme 2019

 

January 16th

PENELOPE AUBREY
Living in New Zealand with Maori Myths & Legends

February 20th

ARCHIE WORKMAN
My life in the Gutter

March 20th Open Meeting (Bring & Buy)

GARY PARSONS
Bay Search & Rescue

April 17th

DR SARAH WATSON
Experience as a medical volunteer in Nepal & Peru

May 15th (Resolutions) Open Meeting

ADRIAN LEES
Picturesque: The Crosthwaite Connection

Thursday June 20th

OUTING
Lowther Castle & Larch Cottage Nursery

July 17th

DR DAVID HEWITT
Joseph 1917

Thursday August 22nd Open Meeting

Evening Visit: Bay Search and Rescue at Flookburgh preceded by High Tea at Holker Hall

September 18th

DR MIKE YOUNG
Geology & Development opportunities & challenges

October 16th Open Meeting

DR SIMON LA FRENAIS
Charles Darwin

November 20th

AGM at 7pm
- followed by a Members' Evening

December 11th

CHRISTMAS PARTY
7PM FOR 7.15PM

 

 

The Crosthwaite WI generally meet at The Memorial Hall,

on the third Wednesday each month at 7.30pm
Visitors are very welcome

If you are interested in joining the Crosthwaite and Lyth WI
do come along and get to know us or contact:

Anne Douglas on 07813 489620 or Denise Park on 68502 (Joint Presidents)

 

Everyone is invited to join our OPEN MEETINGS

- £2.50 at the door

to include refreshments

 

Open meetings start at 8.00pm

 

Click HERE for the 2017 AGM President's report

Click HERE to download a note outlining the activities of the Crosthwaite WI, presented by Penny Blair to the Parish Council in May 2016.

Minutes of meetings:-

WI meeting 18 April 2018

WI meeting 16 May 2018

WI meeting 18 July 2018 

WI meeting 19 September 2018 

WI meeting 21 November 2018 

WI meeting 16 January 2019 

 

Click here for Photos and Reports of WI Events

The Life and Family of Louise Mary Holme

A Living Memory project
for the Commonwealth War Graves Commission
to mark the Centenary of the Battle of the Somme
by members of Crosthwaite and Lyth WI

Remembering Louise M Holme O.B.E.
Queen Mary’s Army Auxiliary Corps
1891-1920

Click here to read about the project
undertaken by the Crosthwaite WI in 2016
(opens in a new page)