Events Archive

Event Summary Date
Annual Meeting and Doug Bone: Antarctica and Me Doug Bone will discuss his travels to Antarctica and the we'll hold our Annual Meeting Wednesday 20th November 2019 @ 7.15pm
An evening with James Robbins: Making sense of the World? James Robbins discusses his time as a BBC Correspondent Wednesday 16th October 2019 @ 7.15pm
An Evening with Mark Mitchels A local historian will provide an entertaining evening with one of his talks. Wednesday 18th September 2019 @ 7.15pm
No meeting No meeting Thursday 1st August 2019
M-C-F WI Garden Party Our annual summer Garden Party. Wednesday 17th July 2019 @ 4.30pm
Johnny Crickmore from Fen Farm Dairy Suffolk Johnny Crickmore from Fen Farm Dairy Suffolk will discuss the produce and production of dairy foods produced on his farm. Wednesday 19th June 2019 @ 7.15pm
Resolutions and Jacket Potatoes Resolutions and jacket potatoes Wednesday 15th May 2019 @ 7.15pm
Moat Farm Flowers Frances Boscawen will discuss the work on the Southwold based farm where their specialism is growing and cutting British flowers. Wednesday 17th April 2019 @ 7.15pm
Hypertension to Erectile Dysfunction Jonathan Birt will discuss drug development. Wednesday 20th March 2019 @ 7.15pm
Suffolk Otters Dennis Brown from Suffolk Otters will lead tonight's fascinating discussion. Wednesday 20th February 2019 @ 7.15pm
Soup & Subs Come along to the village hall and enjoy a warming bowl of delicious homemade soup and spend time catching up with friends. Wednesday 16th January 2019 @ 11am OR 7pm
Christmas Party Celebrate all that is festive at our WI Christmas party. There will also be a chance to join our Murder Mystery Evening! Wednesday 19th December 2018 @ 7.15 pm
Lindsey Simon West African Drumming Lindsey Simon will discuss and introduce West African Drumming and share stories of village life in Gambia. Wednesday 21st November 2018 @ 7 pm
Justice and the Young Discussion from our own Jenny Parson and Val Bethnell on Justice and the Young. Wednesday 17th October 2018 @ 7.15 pm
Overland to India Join us for an interesting evening as we listen to Ted Wheatley discussing the journey overland to India in a suit by Vespa! Wednesday 19th September 2018 @ 7.15 pm
Garden Party Come and join a delightful afternoon garden party in the beautiful Suffolk countryside in the garden of our president, Lucy. Relax with friends and neighbours whilst enjoying delicious food and drink. Wednesday 18th July 2018 @ 4 pm
New ways to promote the artist Alfred Munnings Jenny Hand is the Director of the Munnings Museum. She will be discussing new ways of promoting the artist Alfred Munnings' work and his life. Wednesday 20th June 2018 @ 7.15 pm
The life and work of the artist Alfred Munnings Listen to an interesting discussion on new ways of promoting artist Alfred Munnings' work and life by the director of the Munnings Museum Jenny Hand. Wednesday 20th June 2018 @ 7.15 pm
Resolutions and Jacket Potato Supper Join us for a community event where we will discuss Resolutions for the WI and enjoy a jacket potato supper. Wednesday 16th May 2018 @ 7.15 pm
Venison from Field to Fork Steve Tricker will discuss truly traceable award winning, artisan meat. Wednesday 18th April 2018 @ 7.15 pm
The work of the Suffolk Punch Trust Join us as we listen to Susan van Der Muelen discussing the work of the Suffolk Punch Trust and their efforts to save this rare breed of horse from becoming extinct. Wednesday 21st March 2018 @ 7.15 pm
Christmas Party Bring a friend/partner Wednesday 21st December 2016 @ 7.15pm
Annual Meeting and talk After the business side of the meeting Roy Dowding will talk to us about his travels to Burma. Wednesday 16th November 2016 @ 7.15pm
Climate Change Speaker: Julian Cusack Wednesday 19th October 2016 @ 7.15pm
Volcanoes and Glaciers Val Such provides more on this subject (with new slide projector!) Wednesday 21st September 2016 @ 7.15pm
Garden Party See the secretary for further information Wednesday 20th July 2016
Keepsake Books Genevieve Christie talks about her progression to starting the Full Circle Editions publishing Firm Wednesday 15th June 2016 @ 7.15pm
Resolutions Meeting Discussion of and voting on the Resolution(s) going forward to the National AGM followed by a Jacket Potato Supper Wednesday 18th May 2016 @ 7.15pm
Lighthouse Women's Aid Fundraising Event A Tea Party in aid of this amazing organisation which enables women to get their lives back on track after suffering domestic abuse Wednesday 11th May 2016 @ 3pm
Queenie Lives - Queen Elizabeth I Speaker: Rachel Duffield Wednesday 20th April 2016 @ 7.15pm
The Amazing Story of John Heigham Steggall- The Suffolk Gypsy Speaker: Pip Wright Wednesday 16th March 2016 @ 7.15pm
"John Clare" Speaker: Mark Mitchels Wednesday 17th February 2016 @ 7.15pm
Soup and Subs Lunchtime get together Wednesday 20th January 2016 @ 11.30
Christmas Party time Wonderful food provided by members and hilarious entertainment from the Committee Wednesday 17th December 2014 @ 7.15
Annual Meeting and More Our meeting when we review the past year, thank those who do so much for our Club and vote for new Committee members Wednesday 19th November 2014 @ 7.15
Christine Redington tells us about Women and Work during WWI Commemorating the start of WWI we are looking at its impact on Women at that time. Wednesday 15th October 2014
Film to be decided by members We have several cinema events including matinees and one evening event. Wednesday 17th September 2014 @ 7.15
A sailing trip on the working barge 'The Victor' down the Orwell. This is a rather special event on the River Orwell, with its spectacular views. Wednesday 10th September 2014
Jennifer Gibbs speaks to us about 'A Turkish Shirley Valentine' An intriguing talk about a parrallel familiar story. Wednesday 20th August 2014 @ 7.30
Garden Tea Party Our usual annual garden tea party with sandwiches and cakes, whilst sitting in a beautiful garden. Wednesday 16th July 2014 @ 2.30
Diana Pettitt talks about 'The History of Jewellery and the making of Bead Jewellery' For those who enjoy crafts and are fascinated by jewellery Wednesday 18th June 2014 @ 7.15
Resolutions & Speaker Roy Dowding shows slides of Russia - plus Jacket Potato supper We will debate this year's National Resolution and have a presentation on Russian Architecture. Wednesday 21st May 2014 @ 7.15
Follow the Green Man Meet at Earl Soham church, then lunch at The Queen, Dennington before going on to Dennington church. Tuesday 13th May 2014 @ Mid morning
Christmas Party Our usual FUN Christmas Party Wednesday 18th December 2013 @ 7.30
ANNUAL MEETING ANNUAL MEETING & MORE Wednesday 20th November 2013 @ 7.30
Basil Jenkyns -What to see along the A1120 Basil Jenkyns talks about what to see along the A1120 Wednesday 16th October 2013 @ 7.30
The work at Metfield Bakery The work at Metfield Bakery (as seen on TV!) Wednesday 18th September 2013 @ 7.30
Cinema night Our annual Cinema night - flim to be chosen by members nearer the time Wednesday 21st August 2013 @ 7.30
Garden Tea Party Our annual Garden Tea Party Wednesday 17th July 2013 @ 2.30
Andy Malcolm - The History & Trivia of Fish & Chips Andy Malcolm tales us the The History & Trivia of Fish & Chips includes a Fish and chip supper Wednesday 19th June 2013 @ 7.30
Resolutions Our Resolutions discussion with & Quiz & Jacket Potato supper Wednesday 15th May 2013 @ 7.30
John Binns - The Work of the Woodland Trust John Binns from Woodland Trust Wednesday 17th April 2013 @ 7.30
Peter MacLachlan - Heraldry in Suffolk Peter MacLachlan talks on Heraldry in Suffolk Wednesday 20th March 2013 @ 7.30
Jumble Sale Our fundraising Jumble Sale. 20p Admission, accompanied Children free. Saturday 2nd March 2013 @ 11am
Mark Mitchels – Crippen Local Middleton Speaker Mark Mitchels gives his talk on Crippen Wednesday 20th February 2013 @ 7.30