Hollingbourne Women’s Institute announce their programme for 2019.

Hollingbourne Women’s Institute has announced their programme for 2019 which appears below. Meetings are start at 8pm in the Hollingbourne Village Hall in Eyhorne Street unless otherwise stated. Many residents will be disappointed to note that the popular September Safari Market will not held again in 2019. In previous years hundreds have visited the village to buy items from stalls in front gardens and garages. 

The website of Hollingbourne WI is http://hollingbournewi.blogspot.com/

 

The programme appears below.

 

January 15th
WILD ABOUT BIRDS
Maureen Rainey –Kent Wildlife Trust
Hostesses & Flowers
Jane D, Sue W, Jane O
Vote of Thanks – Janice

February 19th
HAT AND CHAT (Members Only)
Hostesses & Flowers
Jenny, Lynn, Gillie
Vote of Thanks – Janice

Tuesday March 5th 1.30 pm
PANCAKE RACE
Playing Field & Cardwell Pavilion

March 19th
CHIPPING NORTON TO ALGIERS
Val Williams
Hostesses & Flowers
Sue R, Marie, Barbara
Vote of Thanks – Mary

March 29th
QUIZ – £8
Bring nibbles and drink
Village Hall – 7.30pm

April 16th
CONNECTING WITH CHARTWELL’S
COLLECTION
Kate Mail
Hostesses & Flowers
Joy, Gina, Edna
Vote of Thanks– Val
Competition: Bring an old object

May 21st
ANNUAL MEETING
ELECTION OF PRESIDENT
NATIONAL RESOLUTION
Hostesses & Flowers
Lesley, Gill, Audrey
Social Time & Beetle Drive

June 4th
NORTH DOWNS DISTRICT AGM
Leeds Village Hall – 7.30pm
VILLAGE FETE – 8th JUNE

June 18th
THE HIGHS & LOWS OF A
STUNT WOMAN’S LIFE
Lucy Allen
Hostesses & Flowers
Audrey, Joyce, Mary
Vote of Thanks – Janice

June 22nd
MIDSUMMER CELEBRATION
Meadows Trust Picnic – 6pm

June 26h (t b c)
MEDWAY RIVER CRUISE
Fish & Chips Lunch

July 16th
My First Job Since Leaving School
(Members Only)
Hostesses & Flowers
Joy, Gina, Edna
Vote of Thanks – Mary
Comp: An Old Pay Slip

August 20th
Visit to Bradbourne House &
Hatton Fruit Garden at 10.15am
Tour + Tea & Biscuits – £12

September 17th
WORKING IN MONET’S GARDEN
Caroline Halfpenny
Hostesses & Flowers
Sue W, Jane D, Joyce
Vote of Thanks – Jean T

September 21
BARN DANCE – 7.30pm – 11pm
John Sweeney

October 11th
Hollingbourne WI – 94 Years

October 15th
POETRY OF PAM AYRES
By Sue Spiel
Hostesses & Flowers
Barbara, Jill, Janice
Vote of Thanks – Mary
Comp: A Favourite Poem

November 19th
CHRISTMAS CRAFT WORKSHOP
By Bearsted & Thurnham WI
Hostesses and Flowers
Mary, Jane O, Marie
Vote of Thanks – Jenny

December 10th
CHRISTMAS PARTY
Singing Entertainment by Jasmine
Bring a Friend

Pictured below is the Village Hall in Windmill Lane, Eyhorne Street where most meetings are held.

Hollingbourne Village Hall in Windmill Lane at the rear of the Windmill PH. There is a small car park for hall users to the rear.