Grewelthorpe Women’s Institute meet on the first Thursday of each month in Grewelthorpe Village Hall. Meetings start at 7-30p.m.
There are an excellent variety of speakers throughout the year and a warm welcome is extended to any propsective members.
The group is active in outside events organised by the Federation, attending courses and taking part in various activities like quizzes and darts tournaments etc.
President is Alison Kerr, Secretary is Mary Wilson. Contact any member for further details or just come to the next meeting.
Programme for 2020
January 2nd – Life of Community Midwife. Terri Duncanson. Comp. Photograph
February 6th – Domino tournament.
March 5th – Story of Ripon Cathedral. Godfrey Wilson. Comp. Most words from Ripon Cathedral City.
April 2nd. – Safe & Well. Community Safety Officer. Comp. Easter Rabbit.
April. Annual Lunch.
May 7th – GUEST NIGHT. Cookery Dem. Julie Clarke.
June 4th – Tai Chi. Jane Ayre. Comp. Oriental item.
July 2nd. – Dementia Forward. Jillian Quinn. Comp. A pretty scarf.
August 6th. – Where earth & Sky meet. Glennis White. Comp. miniature garden on a saucer.
September 3rd. – Harrogate Hospital radio. Mike Streeton. Comp. a favourite bookmark.
October 4th – AGM – Social evening. Comp. Halloween. November 5th. – 75th Birthday. Ripon Lace. Veronica Broadley. Comp. Piece of lace.
December 3rd. – My needle and I. Jan Bell. Comp. Piece of embroidery.
Because of the Covid pandemic, most of the above programme was abandoned.
In June 2021 a cautious restart of meetings was made and it is hoped to continue to the end of the year.