Rural Heritage Society
OF LITTLE GADDESDEN, RINGSHALL, HUDNALL AND ASHRIDGE

 

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LITTLE GADDESDEN W.I.

PROGRAMME FOR 2018

18th January
Nurses never run
Eileen Gershon - Her book. Life of a paediatric nurse in the 60’s Competition: A watch
Social Time: Resolutions 2018

15th February
House of colour
Rachel Kepinska-Smith - Colour matching for you.
Competition: An A4 collage
Social Time: ‘Who’s Who’

15th March
Your body is your temple
Virginia Burges - Holistic approach to health
Competition: An ashtray

19th April OPEN MEETING
Fag ends and frustration
Nigel Eagling - Personal recollections of the Regional Crime Squad
Competition: A whistle
Social Time: Plastic soup

17th May A.G.M.
Competition: A small handbag
Social Time: Secrets of a store detective - Talk by a member - Josie Jeffrey

21st June
Garden meeting in members garden

19th July
The poor child’s friend
Andy gibbs - Hitchen schools museum - Joseph Lancaster who started schools for poor children.
Competition: Something I made at school.
Social Time: Members hints and household tips

16th August OPEN MEETING
Highwaymen and highwaywomen
Paul Heley
Competition: A Mask
Social Time: Places to Go

20th September
History of herbalism
Frances Watkins - Medical herbalist
Competition: Small posy of herbs. (10” max)
Social Time:- Gardener’s World - Garden Group

18th October

BIRTHDAY PARTY

15th November OPEN MEETING
101 things you never knew about garden birds.
Mr Chris Ward - Naturalist
Competition: British bird in any medium.
Social Time: Berkhamsted gymnastics club - Talk by a member - Maggie West

20th December

CHRISTMAS PARTY.

ADDITIONAL DATES TO REMEMBER

Spring Council Meeting
April 17th 10.30am Broxbourne Civic Centre

Tea party with frills Saturday 28th April

NFWI AGM
Wednesday June 6th
Cardiff

Autumn Council Meeting
TBC

 

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LITTLE GADDESDEN W.I. COMMITTEE

PRESIDENT

Glenda Cooper
glendacooper@btinternet.com

VICE PRESIDENTS

Tess Faulconer
Chris Mawhood

SECRETARY

Fiona Masters
fionamasters@btinternet.com
Wayside, Nettleden Road, Little Gaddesden, HP4 1PP

ASSISTANT SECRETARY

Anne Wooster

TREASURER

Maggie West
maggie_west@hotmail.co.uk

ASST.TREASURER/COUNTY NEWS/GET WELL & BIRTHDAY CARDS 

Mary Fletcher

PROGRAMME SECRETARY/
PUBLICITY

Josie Jeffrey

CATERING

Tess Faulconer
Glenda Cooper

ROTAS: Raffle/Teas/Flowers

Sue Godar

ARCHIVIST

Chris Mawhood

OUTINGS

Fiona Masters

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LITTLE GADDESDEN WI IN PICTURES

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Summer visit to Hill Hall

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Members playing bowls in the village

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Garden meeting in a members garden

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Christmas meeting with a panto theme

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And the winner is...

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Some recent visits

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