WI Tree 

Crosthwaite and Lyth Women's Institute

Cumbria-Westmorland Federation of WIs

 

Programme 2017

 

 

January 18th

CLAIRE ELLERAY
Growing Singing: so you say you can't sing but love it.

February 15th

JOHN PARK FRAgS
Farming and other things

March 15th Open Meeting

CHARLOTTE SHARPHOUSE
The Making of Old Hall Farm

April 19th

LYNNE PRITCHARD
Genealogy: the history of your family

May 17th

JUDY GOODLAND
The life of a headmistress is never dull

June 21st

STEVEN BAKER
Right2work

July 19th

JAN DAWSON
First Aid for Grannies

Thursday August 17th

Visit to Old Hall Farm, Bouth
12.00 Lunch to be Arranged Afternoon tea at the Farm

September 20th

GERALDINE WILSON
Cookery Demonstration

October 18th

SUSAN COYNE
Bricabrac-upcycling using pre-loved items

November 15th - AGM at 7pm

followed by a talk by
BARBIE HANDLEY
My Dearest Mother from your affectionate son: Letters from WW1

December 13th

CHRISTMAS PARTY

 

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:

Jean Sherratt on 68000

 

Everyone is invited to join our OPEN MEETINGS

- £2.50 at the door

to include refreshments

 

Open meetings start at 8.00pm

 

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

Click HERE to download the previous year's note, presented by Jane Lees, to the Parish Council in 2015.

 

NEW

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)