Events Archive

Event Summary Date
The Art of Anna Airy Who was the artist Anna Airy? What were her links to Ipswich? Guest speaker: Paul Bruce. Thursday 2nd September 2021 @ 7:30pm to 9:30pm
No meeting in August No meeting - have a lovely summer! Thursday 5th August 2021
Spy mission - outdoor treasure trail Spy mission - outdoor treasure trail Thursday 1st July 2021 @ 7:30pm to 9:30pm
Recycling - what really happens to our waste? Recycling - what really happens to our waste? with guest speaker Thursday 3rd June 2021 @ 7:30pm to 9:30pm
Craft evening - make a pop-up flower bouquet card Craft evening - make a pop-up flower bouquet card Thursday 6th May 2021 @ 7:30pm to 9:30pm
Guest Speaker - Michael Rines, and how his mother survived the Bombardment of Scarborough, Spanish Flu and the General Strike The story of a young girl who survived the 1914 Bombardment of Scarborough, the Spanish Flu, and the General Strike. Thursday 8th April 2021 @ 7:30pm to 9:30pm
Your Lockdown Makes + Covid Get It Off Your Chest Show us what you've been up to. Plus local textile artist - Felicity Borwick - speaking about her lockdown inspired project! Thursday 4th March 2021 @ 7:30pm to 9:30pm
Deafness awareness evening Learn about the issues surrounding hearing loss and deafness, how best to look after your hearing, and maybe learn a little British Sign Language. Guest speaker from The Hearing Care Centre. Thursday 4th February 2021 @ 7:30pm to 9:30pm
Shine a Light for Women With guest speaker from Lighthouse Women's Aid - Learn about their work, supporting women, young people and children experiencing domestic abuse. Thursday 14th January 2021 @ 7:30pm to 9:30pm
December - it's Christmas!!! Christmas jumpers, a Christmas-themed quiz and a catch up. Thursday 3rd December 2020 @ 7:30pm to 9:30pm
Our Annual Meeting Our Annual Meeting Thursday 5th November 2020 @ 7:30pm to 9:30pm
The Life of a Professional Hair and Make-up Designer It's hair and make-up, but not as we know it! Thursday 1st October 2020 @ 7:30pm to 9:30pm
Indoor Scavenger Hunt - plus programme planning for next year (via Zoom) Indoor Scavenger Hunt - plus programme planning for next year Thursday 3rd September 2020 @ 7:30pm to 9:30pm
It's ORIGAMI - and it's online! Origami workshop - via Zoom Thursday 2nd July 2020 @ 7:30pm to 9:30pm
Famous Ipswich families Famous Ipswich families - guest speaker Thursday 4th June 2020 @ 7:30pm to 9:30pm
Mindfulness Mindfulness Thursday 14th May 2020 @ 7:30pm to 9:30pm
CANCELLED - due to Corona Virus - hope to rechedule later in the year. Cancelled due to corona virus Thursday 2nd April 2020 @ 7:30pm to 9:30pm
Paper cutting with local artist, Lois Cordelia Paper cutting with local artist, Lois Cordelia Thursday 5th March 2020 @ 7:30pm to 9:30pm
The Art of Decluttering The Art of Decluttering (guest speaker) Thursday 6th February 2020 @ 7:30pm to 9:30pm
Boardgames for our 3rd Birthday Boardgames for our 3rd Birthday Thursday 9th January 2020 @ 7:30pm to 9:30pm
Ways with Wrapping (and maybe a mince pie or two!) Christmas Crafts and mince pies Thursday 5th December 2019 @ 19:30 to 21:30
Annual Meeting 2019 Our Annual Meeting - review the year, elect new committee, confirm programme for 2020 Thursday 7th November 2019 @ 19:30 to 21:30
It's Quiz Night! Save the Date! It's Back! The Wolsey Women WI Quiz Night! (open to guests, too!) Thursday 3rd October 2019 @ 19:30 to 21:30
Super Sushi Come and learn about this popular Asian/Japanese dish and master - well, try!! - the techniques you'll need to make your own sushi rolls. Thursday 5th September 2019 @ 19:30 to 21:30
Come and see our Wolsey Women Windmill in the SEFWI Centenary Windmill Trail (1st June to 30th September) The trail runs from 1st June to 30th September Thursday 15th August 2019
Photo Treasure Hunt along Ipswich Waterfront Photo Treasure Hunt along Ipswich Waterfront Thursday 4th July 2019 @ 19:30 to 21:30
Happy Feet! Come along tonight to find out how to keep your feet lovely, happy and healthy all year round. GUEST SPEAKER: Alison Wareham (Podiatrist at Gilmour Piper) Thursday 6th June 2019 @ 19:30 to 21:30
The Wolsey Women Windmill Resolutions discussion and voting, followed by the Wolsey Women Windmill Thursday 2nd May 2019 @ 19:30 to 21:30
Help the Hedgehog - - Be more wildlife friendly Learn how we can help the wildlife that lives around us Thursday 4th April 2019 @ 19:30 - 21:30
Love Your Library See behind the scenes at the library - one night only! Thursday 7th March 2019 @ 19:30 - 21:30
Show the Love and Paper Quilling Come and learn PAPER QUILLING and support the Climate Coalition's Green Heart campaign Thursday 7th February 2019 @ 19:30 to 21:30
December Meeting - Christmas Fun Look forward to an evening of all things Chrismassy. Thursday 6th December 2018 @ 7.30pm
November Meeting - Annual Meeting and crafts Our Annual Meeting followed crafts. Thursday 1st November 2018 @ 7.30pm
October Meeting - Keep calm and sign on. Learn how to sign. Thursday 4th October 2018 @ 7.30pm
September Meeting - Basket making. Making baskets from willow. Thursday 6th September 2018 @ 7.30pm
August Meeting - Pimms and picnic Come and relax with us Thursday 2nd August 2018 @ 7:30pm
July Meeting - Felting Learn all about the history of felting and giving it a go. Thursday 5th July 2018
June Meeting - Scuplture Trail A leisurely walk aound the town centre, listening to the history of our sculptures. Thursday 7th June 2018 @ 7.30pm
May Meeting- Quiz night Pit your wits against your WI friends. £10 for a team of 4 Thursday 3rd May 2018 @ 7.30pm
Quiz Night! Quiz Night, teams of 4. £10 per team. Thursday 3rd May 2018 @ 19.30
April Meeting - Capsule Wardrobe Ever wondered what to pack for your summer hols? Come and along and find out the essentials. Thursday 5th April 2018 @ 7.30pm
March Meeting - Prickly Friends All about hedgeghogs! Thursday 1st March 2018 @ 7.30pm
Christmas party Christmas party - what's more to say? Thursday 7th December 2017 @ 19:30
AGM AGM! Thursday 2nd November 2017 @ 19:30
Pumpkin carving and clothes swap Creative pumpkin carving while swapping clothes Thursday 5th October 2017 @ 19:30