New events are added to this page as they are announced. Please look at the Resources page if you need help to access and use Zoom.

For more information, to book your place and receive zoom meeting details please email events@wfedwi.org.uk.


Denman at Home is providing a series of informative and entertaining shared virtual experiences to WI members and non-members. They have cookery courses, craft demonstrations, history and cultural talks and activities for all the family.

If you are a Facebook user then search for WI Wanderers. This group is open to any WI member who is looking for something different to do or would like to get to know people outside their area. The group posts a daily list of events, meetings and activities.


Floraide

Listen to a talk on Floraide, an international exhibition and garden festival held every 10 years in the Netherlands

  • Wednesday 7 April 2021, 7.30pm
  • Online event
  • Closing date: 1 April 2021
  • Members £3.00; non-members £4.00
  • Email events@wfedwi.org.uk to register

Chair zumba

Come and join in with chair zumba, movement to music. Great fun and suitable for all ages including those with limitations.

  • Tuesday 15 April 2021, 7.30pm
  • Online event
  • Closing date: 8 April 2021
  • Free
  • Email events@wfedwi.org.uk to register

Have fun and learn to play the spoons

Bring your own soup spoons and learn to play them on this fantastic evening.

  • Thursday 22 April 2021, 7.30pm
  • Online event
  • Closing date: 15 April 2021
  • Members and non-members: £5
  • Tickets from Eventbrite or email events@wfedwi.org.uk

WFWI Quiz – April

Will your name be on our winner’s board this time? Have a go at our Federation quiz and test your knowledge.

  • Monday 26 April 2021, 7.30pm
  • Zoom
  • Closing date: tbc
  • Email: events@wfedwi.org.uk to register

 


Women walk the world: an evening with the ACWW

Tish Collins, the CEO of ACWW will speak about the history and purpose of ACWW, as well as talk about the projects that Worcestershire has supported over the years. Although we cannot organise a collective Women Walk the World Day in 2021, we encourage you to go for a comfortable walk on 29 April.

  • Thursday 29 April 2021, 7.30pm
  • Zoom
  • Closing date: 22 April 2021
  • Members and non-members: £5, all except an admin cost goes to the ACWW
  • Email: events@wfedwi.org.uk to register

 


Supper cook-along

Take part in an enjoyable cook-along with Sue Cook from SPArkles WI and then enjoy your delicious supper. Menu: lamb with lemon and dill souvlake, with tzatziki and Greek salad.

  • Monday 10 May 2021, 6.30 – 7.30pm
  • Zoom
  • Closing date: 4 May 2021
  • Members and non-members: £5
  • Email: events@wfedwi.org.uk to register

 


Gardens for us and them – the future generations

Listen to Dr Ian Bedford, Research Entomologist and Speaker who is fascinated by the bug world and has had a career in Research Entomology. Dr Bedford ran the Entomology Department at the John Innes Centre, Norwich and now works independently offering advice to companies that are developing environmentally safer plant protection products. Dr Bedford promotes and encourages wildlife friendly home gardening. You would have heard him on various TV and Radio programmes.

  • Tuesday 18 May 2021, 7.30pm
  • Zoom
  • Closing date: 13 May 2021
  • Members and non-members: £5
  • Email: events@wfedwi.org.uk to register

 


Practical photography course

It’s the photographer that makes a great image – not the camera! Learn the important practical aspects of what makes a good photo, then take your pictures and share your photos, get hints, tips and suggestions for improvement.

  • Saturday 22 May 2021, 2.00 – 4.00pm AND Saturday 12 June, 2.00 – 4.00pm
  • Zoom
  • Closing date: 13 May 2021
  • Members: £5
  • Email: events@wfedwi.org.uk to register

 


WFWI Quiz – May

Will your name be on our winner’s board this time? Have a go at our Federation quiz and test your knowledge.

  • Thursday 27 May 2021, 2.00pm
  • Zoom
  • Email: events@wfedwi.org.uk to register

 


Watercolour workshop – water and the landscape

Is the warmer weather enticing you and your paints outside, into nature? Look at water in the landscape with ‘new eyes’, learn and practise the techniques to paint it in watercolours in this interactive workshop with local artist and tutor Andrew Clacher

  • Monday 7 June 2021, 1.30 – 3.00pm
  • Zoom
  • Closing date: 31 May 2021
  • Members £20.00; non-members £22.00
  • Email: events@wfedwi.org.uk to register

 


Lavender wreath workshop

Bonterre is a 15-acre specialist education farm just outside Worcester. Beside lavender they grow fruit and vegetables. At the workshop you will make a lavender wreath, have a tour of the farm and be provided with refreshments and a cream tea. All materials provided

  • Saturday 3 July 2021, 2.00 – 4.00pm
  • At Bonterre (or zoom – ticket price will be adjusted)
  • Closing date: 17 June 2021
  • Members £27.50; non-members £29.50
  • Email: events@wfedwi.org.uk to register