Oakley and Deane W.I. was formed in 1918. We meet on the second Tuesday of each month at Oakley Village Hall, on the corner of Station Road & Andover Road in Oakley, RG23 7HA, from 7.30pm to 9.45pm, and are always very pleased to welcome guests and new members. In addition to the interesting and varied programme of monthly meetings members also enjoy outings, walks and our monthly coffee mornings (Beach Arms 10.30 am on the 4th Tuesday of every month except December).
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Below is the programme for 2018:-
|Date||Talk / Topic||Speaker|
|Tuesday 9th January||
There will be a bring and buy stall too.
|David Standing, Head Gardener Gilbert White’s house|
|Tuesday 13th February||
Home made soup and rolls
WI Advisers talk on Where, What & Why of WI
|Tuesday 13th March||
HATS OFF TO MILLINERY
There will be a TRAIDCRAFT STALL
|Tuesday 10th April||100th Birthday party, this is at Basingstoke Golf Club, and is by invitation only.|
|Tuesday 8th May||
|Tuesday 12th June||Group C to arrange meeting|
|Tuesday 10th July||A 1200 MILE STROLL TO SANTIAGO||Valerie Archibald|
|Tuesday 14th August||GROWING UP IN PANTOMIME||Ryan Bishop|
|Tuesday 11th September||WORLD WAR II CRIME||Penny Legg|
|Tuesday 9th October||CHANGE OF PROGRAMME – How a German schoolboy became a British Commando, my father’s story||Barbara Wiseman|
|Tuesday 13th November||DABBLE EVENING – Decorate a flower pot, plant a hyacinth (bulbs, soil and pots to purchase) – The crafts may vary.|
|Tuesday 11th December||THE LIFE AND LOVES OF THE TAXI DRIVER POET||James Haddow|