“Fun & Friendship, Learning and Laughter“
A WI at the heart of the Village which began in 1946
An exciting and dynamic women’s interest group for those who want to do something different ..(not just jam or Jerusalem!)
We meet on the second Monday of each month (except August) in Rowlands Castle Parish Hall, Links Lane PO9 6AD at 7.30pm. Meetings usually begin with some formal business, after a tea/coffee break, a talk and/or presentation by a guest speaker.
Walking, Fun scrabble, Tennis, Drama, Skittles team, Darts team, 10 pin bowling. Science meetings are held monthly at a local school.
Craft club meet monthly and members have a chance to display their craft projects. Book club is popular and Reading club afternoons.
Fundraising coffee mornings and raffles raising money for our Good Causes, which members choose to support each year.
We hold a stall at the Rowlands Castle Village Fair and sell our traditional WI homemade produce.
We love our local countryside and walk regularly through to Stansted, Charlton, Finchdean and further away to Compton, Surrey. Do come and join us!
|June 13th||Granny on Ice||Tess Barrows|
|July 11th||Defibrillator Training||Stephen Cartwright||Rose Cup competition: Arrangement in champagne glass|
|Sept 12th||Gilbert White the Gardener||David Standing|
|Oct 10th||Making Theatre – Gaining Skills||Hilary Strong|
|Nov 14th||Resolutions Evening and Harvest Supper||Christmas Bazar: Produce, cards and gifts|
|Dec 14th||Double Measure – A wide variety of musice with element of humour||Mr & Mrs Marett||Knitted Christmas Tree on display|
|Jan 9th||Theo’s Future||Colonel Mike Brooke OBE|
|Feb 13th||Tim Peake’s Space Journey||Nigel Peake||
|Mar 13th||Pilates – An informative and interactive session||Dr Mare Stopforth|
|Apr 10th||Illicit Drug Prevention and Awareness in Communities and how the WI can help||Jamie Goldrick||Competition: Best decorated egg. Maximum height 6 inches/15cm|
An Evening of Entertainment and the Annual General Meeting
Nomination and Ballot for President and Annual Reports
|RCWI’ 71st Birthday|