Outings & Events
Every outing or event featured here are advertised through Flyers which are sent to the WIs in our monthly mailings. You can also download the current ones from this site by clicking on the appropriate events in the listings.
Bookings are made through your WI Secretary, you tell her that you would like a ticket for the event or trip and pay her the correct fee. She will collate all of the orders, complete the necessary forms and order the tickets from Federation House for you. We are sorry but at the moment we are unable to process ticket requests from individual members.
Sometimes events and visits are open to guests. However, our 4000+ Warwickshire WI members will always be our priority.
Throughout February WIs and Federations take part in the Climate Coalition’s annual event to get people talking about climate change in their communities. ♥♥♥ Why not come and join us for a coffee and ‘Show The Love’, make a green heart, then wear it and share it to start a conversation about climate control ♥♥♥ Materials will be provided to create a Green Heart in various materials; using different techniques for Show the Love in February 2020 (A donation for…Find out more »
People say you can do almost anything on an IPad- I just need to know how. Join us at Federation House for a Tips and Tricks Workshop where we will help you to make the most of your Apple IPadFind out more »
Whether for your own personal use or to promote your WI this workshop will show you how to use Instagram! Please note that if are attending on behalf of your WI then the ticket cost should be paid from WI Funds. All other tickets should be paid for by individual membersFind out more »
Our tutor Eirian has many years of experience with this type of patchwork, which is now enjoying a revival. A kit to make a small item such as pin cushion or needle case will be provided at a small additional cost of £5 (payable on the day) Please bring paper cutting scissors and basic sewing equipment.Find out more »
Choose to work on either a Carrick-ma-cross heart rosebud sachet, OR a Mountmellick heart pincushion. Nicola trained at the Royal School of Needlework and spent ten years working in the British fashion industry as a sample embroiderer. She was a member of the team that created the lace for the Duchess of Cambridge’s wedding dress. Please bring an 8" hoop frame, a pair of scissors and magnifier/close up glasses. (£15 for kit payable on the day)Find out more »
Half day workshop with Denman tutor, David Clarke at Federation House and around the Saltisford Canal Basin. Aimed at those taking snaps on smart phones or small cameras of family/WI events and landscapes. Not too technical, focused on composition, how to achieve a ‘good’ photo. With useful handouts to take away. Two workshops are available 10am to 1pm OR 2pm to 5pmFind out more »
Are you ready for more adventurous use of colour and pattern in your knitting? Then Mosaic Knitting is the workshop for you. Under the expert guidance of Dianne Bright come and create your own piece of Mosaic Knitting in two contrasting colours. If you know how to knit and slip a stitch, then you will achieve what appears to be a complicated colour pattern, while using just one yarn at a time! A further adventure will be to learn the…Find out more »