New events are added to this page as they are announced. For more information and to book your place, 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.


WIgglers walking netballers

Walking netball is a great way to improve your general health and fitness while having fun. The WIgglers meet every Thursday morning at Droitwich Leisure Centre.

  • Thursdays, 10.00am
  • Droitwich Leisure Centre
  • Costs: £15-£20 per month
  • Email: kworboys@wfedwi.org.uk for more information

 


Cocktails and music

Come along and listen to the Worcester Ukulele Club band whilst enjoying cocktails and canapes. This will be a good opportunity to socialise with your friends and family. Picture by Worcester News.

  • Thursday 5 August 2021, 7.30-9.00pm
  • Worcester County Cricket Club
  • Closing date: 26 July 2021
  • Members £20.00; non-members £23.00
  • Email: events@wfedwi.org.uk to register

 


Food safety foundation level

Previously CIEH level 2. The CIEH Foundation Certificate in Food Safety is designed for anyone working in a food business. Upon completion of this course, you will be able to prepare and cook food that is safe for consumption.

  • Saturday 11 Sept 2021, 10.00am – 3.00pm
  • WI House, Hallow
  • Closing date: 2 September 2021
  • Members £40.00; non-members £43.00
  • Email: events@wfedwi.org.uk to register

 


Beginning bobbin lace (zoom)

A demonstration of techniques fro beginners. How to wind bobbins, begin a pattern, basic stitches and completion of a small motif.

  • Tuesday 14 Sept 2021, 2.00 – 4.00pm OR 6.30 – 8.30pm
  • Zoom
  • Closing date: 2 September 2021
  • Members £5.00
  • Email: events@wfedwi.org.uk to register

 


Waterperry Gardens, Oxfordshire

Coach trip to Waterperry gardens with 8 acres of historic and inspirational gardens nestled in the Oxfordshire countryside.

  • Wednesday 15 September 2021
  • Coach trip, pick up points tbc
  • Closing date: 26 July 2021
  • Members £25.00; non-members £29.00
  • Email: events@wfedwi.org.uk to register 

Chutney workshop

  • Saturday 25 September 2021, 10.00am – 1.30pm
  • Holt Village Hall
  • Closing date: 13 September 2021
  • Members £20.00; non-members £23.00
  • Email: events@wfedwi.org.uk to register

 


What do doctors, Holby City and EastEnders have in common? Lunch with Nick Warburton

The answer is Nick Warburton, an award-winning theatrical producer and writer for radio and television. His credits include Doctors, Holby City and EastEnders. Includes a two-course lunch, vegetarian option is available, followed by tea or coffee.

  • Thursday 30 September 2021, 12.00 noon
  • Holt Fleet Hotel restaurant
  • Closing date: tbc
  • Members £25.00; non-members £28.00
  • Contact your WI Secretary or email: events@wfedwi.org.uk to register

 


Chutney workshop

  • Tuesday 5 October 2021, 9.30am – 1.00pm OR Saturday 9 October, 9.30 – 1.00pm
  • Frankley Church Hall
  • Closing date: 27 September 2021
  • Members £20.00; non-members £23.00
  • Email: events@wfedwi.org.uk to register

 


WFWI Annual Council Meeting

Guest demonstrator is super-talented florist, Andrew Lloyd. Free refreshment on arrival. WI mailing, county stationery and other items, raffle. Remember to enter our Village Show classes: class 1 – floral art ‘Time for Tea’; class 2 – craft: a tea cosy suitable for afternoon tea; class 3 – cookery: afternoon tea themed decorated cupcakes; class 4 – photography ‘Looking through the door or gate’; and class 5 – art ‘Our precious world’.

  • Tuesday 19 October 2021, 10.30am – 12.30pm
  • Bank House Hotel, Bransford WR6 5JD
  • Village Show closing date for entries: 19 September 2021
  • Closing date: 27 September 2021
  • Members £12.50; non-members £15.00
  • Contact your WI Secretary or email: events@wfedwi.org.uk to register

 


Really useful day

This is an opportunity to ask the WFWI Advisers questions about how to promote your WI and to help you connect to the WFWI Office 365 or other technological issues.

  • Saturday 23 October 2021, 10.30am – 3.00pm
  • Crowle Village Hall
  • Closing date: tbc
  • Cost: free
  • Contact your WI Secretary or email: events@wfedwi.org.uk to register

 


A grand musical medley afternoon with Fordante

Fordante is a 5-piece critically acclaimed light classical ensemble directed by the award winning film, TV and classical composer Phil Mountford. Hear them perform sweeping Celtic melodies, mysterious Venetian harmonies and evocative Argentinean rhythms fused with the sound of spectacular film music. Light refreshments served during the interval are included in the ticket price.

  • Sunday 31 October 2021, 2.30pm
  • Pershore Abbey
  • Closing date: 7 October 2021
  • Members £10.00; non-members £14.00
  • Tickets from Eventbrite or contact your WI Secretary or email: events@wfedwi.org.uk to register

 


Jewellery making workshop

During the session you will make a pendant – a crystal caged in silver-plated wire. All materials and tools will be provided.

  • Saturday 20 Nov 2021, 10.00am – 2.00pm
  • WI House, Hallow
  • Closing date: 25 October 2021
  • Members £35.00; non-members £38.00
  • Contact your WI Secretary or email: events@wfedwi.org.uk to register

 


Food safety foundation level refresher

Previously CIEH level 2. The CIEH Foundation Certificate in Food Safety is designed for anyone working in a food business. Upon completion of this course, you will be able to prepare and cook food that is safe for consumption.

  • Saturday 20 Nov 2021, 10.00am – 2.00pm
  • WI House, Hallow
  • Closing date: 4 November 2021
  • Members £36.00; non-members £39.00
  • Contact your WI Secretary or email: events@wfedwi.org.uk to register