CWFWI 2019 Events
7 Festival of Carols, Kendal Parish Church
Seasonal readings and music to round off our WI year.
18 Christmas in the Office, WI Office, Kendal, 10am-12noon
Pop in for mince pies & carols as you do that last minute Christmas shopping...
Friday 11 Treasurer's Surgery, WI Office, Kendal, 10am-12noon
Our Federation Treasurer will answer any WI finance queries in person.
It is helpful if you can let us know you are coming or you can ring her for a chat.
Also 8 Feb, 12 April.
Friday 25 Singalong 'Oklahoma' Screening, Brewery Arts Centre, Kendal, 12noon
Lunch followed by singalong to this classic musical. Stetson/bonnet wearers welcome.
Weds 13 Ukulele Group, WI Office, Kendal, 1pm
Friendly monthly strummers' group - newcomers welcome.
Weds 27 Wellbeing Day, WI Office, 10am-2.30pm
Learn about how to look after your wellbeing with Catherine Hunt. Hand & foot massages.
Thurs 28 Peter McCall, Selside Village Hall, 2pm
Fascinating talk featuring Cumbria's Police & Crime Commissioner.
Friday 8 International Women's Day, Coronation Hall, Ulverston, 10am-3.30pm
Thought-provoking line-up of speakers on international women's issues.
Thurs 14 + Natural Art Course with Margaret Jarvis, WI Office, Kendal, 10am-3pm
Thur 21 Brush up on your painting and drawing skills with expert help. Beginners welcome.
Sat 16 Spring Table Top Sale & Coffee Morning, Appleby Public Hall, 9am-12noon
WIs can hire a stall for fundraising or just come & enjoy a friendly cuppa with WI friends.
Mon 18 Reading Aloud, People's Hall, Sedbergh, 11am
Teams of two compete for the Rose Bowl Trophy - reading from Little Women +
a poem of choice.
Mon 25 Federation Spring Meeting, Kendal Town Hall, 7pm
Large evening meeting with all the WI news plus entertaining top-notch speaker.
Thur 28 From Green to Gold Again, Endmoor Village Hall, 10am-3pm
Learn how to improve your scores at our Shows with this informal day featuring specialist
judges in craft, cookery & garden produce.
Tues 16 Speakers' Afternoon, Bryce Institute, Burneside, 1.30pm-4pm
Our ever-popular afternoon when we get to hear new speakers & entertainers with a view
to booking them for WI meetings.
Thur 25 Briefing Conference, WI Office, Kendal, 10am-12noon
Information for delegates and others attending the NFWI Annual Meeting in Bournemouth,
plus further details of the resolutions that will be debated at that meeting.
Sun 5 - Federation Holiday to Northern Ireland
Fri 10 Super holiday including visits to the Giant's Causeway and Fermanagh Lakelands.
20 Group Meeting
Casterton Village Hall
Sat 1 - Country Fest, Crooklands
Sun 2 Terrific family-friendly local show featuring WI Marque with members' exhibits.
Wed 5 NFWI Annual Meeting, Bournemouth
Our party of delegates, WI Advisers and Observers travel down on Tuesday 4 June &
return on Thursday 6 June
Thur 24 Group Representatives Coffee Morning, WI Office, Kendal, 10am-12noon
Summer gathering to assist all those who plan Group meetings.
Fri 30 - Visit to RSC Stratford 'As You Like It'
Sun Super trip to see Shakespeare's classic comedy, based at the Warwick Hilton
1 Sept Hotel (B&B and evening meal/theatre ticket included).
Thur 12 Westmorland County Show, Crooklands
Showcase for our talented craftswomen, cooks, artists & photographers in the marvellous WI Marquee, with judging throughout the week at Preston Patrick
Tues 22 Annual Council Meeting, Kendal Town Hall, 10.45am-3.30pm
Top-notch speakers plus all the Federation news.
Sun 27 Table Top Sale, Preston Patrick Memorial Hall (to be confirmed)
Annual table-top sale with bric-a-brac and refreshments.
Mon 4 Federation Quiz, various venues
Our ever-popular Federation-wide pub quiz with supper.
Thur 28 Christmas Coffee Morning, Coronation Hall, Ulverston, 9am
Sociable seasonal gathering with all the usual stalls & Christmas cheer.
Fri 6 Festival of Carols, Kendal Parish Church, 2pm
Our traditional celebration of the festive season with readings and music.