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.

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Free online Adviser Surgery

September 3 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

Come and take part in our very first WFWI Advisers online surgery. Send in to Sarah Casey via email all those questions you & your members have always wanted to ask. Let us answer them face to face without leaving your home. Can’t think of a question but interested to see other WIs ask theirs? No problem, just ask Sarah for an invite. Don’t forget to state which session you wish to take part in. Looking forward to seeing…

Oxford Walking Tour

September 7 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Arriving mid-morning, you can enjoy free time in this delightful city. We will meet our award-winning Tour Guides at The Weston Library, Broad Street, for our afternoon walking tour. Centred within the Old University Quarter amid Oxford’s Dreaming Spires, the tour will take in major sights and attractions. Learn of the University’s history and visit Trinity College founded in 1555 which has featured in episodes of Morse, Lewis and Endeavour. Please note you will need to walk and stand for…

IPad Workshop 9th Sep

September 9 @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm

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 IPad

Instagram Workshop

September 9 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

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 members

Drama Workshop

September 12 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm

Warwickshire is pleased to welcome Nigel and John of actOvation again, who this time are bringing us a Drama Workshop. Through exercises, improvisation and quite a bit of laughter they aim to improve our drama techniques.

Archery – new closing date 25th June

September 18 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Ever fancied trying Archery ?  Join us and have a go at this taster session

Lady Denman Cup Writing Competition 2020

September 18 @ 3:00 pm

To allow a fair and standardised competition timescale across all WIs and federations, the NFWI has set a closing date of Friday 18 September 2020 for members to submit their entry to their federation office. Results will be announced by mid-December 2020. “What I heard on the bus ….” Schedule Using no more than 500 words, WI members are invited to submit a piece of writing, either comical, serious, fact or fiction, based on a conversation they have overheard, or…

Instagram Workshop

September 28 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

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 members

Literary Lunch with Patricia Carswell

October 1 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Patricia Carswell is a freelance journalist, copywriter, and award-winning blogger. She has written for a huge variety of national newspapers and magazines and is the book editor of WI Life Magazine. She started her working life as a lawyer but after 10 years gave it all up to write, moving to Monmouth, then she faced a number of stumbling blocks including breast cancer but has found that a good book and a sense of humour will see her through most…

Words are Fun – Poetry Workshop

October 21 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm

The leader of our workshop is Monica Evans who was the WFWI Centenary Poetry Bard - 2019, the Southam area Laureate - 2019 and runner up for the Warwick Words Laureate in 2009. Monica has been writing poetry since childhood and has published several books. For many years she was a WI speaker giving talks and entertainments to groups and societies across the Midlands area. She is an experienced teacher and actress who hopes to introduce the writing of poetry…

Free online Adviser Surgery

October 27 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

Due to the enthusiastic feedback of our September surgery, we’re back! Don’t forget to forward your questions prior to the date to Sarah Casey in the office via her email specifying which session you wish to join. Just want to listen? Then please let the office know so that you can still receive your Zoom invitation. We look forward to seeing you again. 10am OR 2pm OR 7.30pm (each session 40 mins)

NEW DATE 4th Nov – Tastes of Italy

November 4 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Morning – Cookery demonstration by Adele from Rosa Cookery School, mix of savoury and sweet dishes with Olive Oil tasting Afternoon – Cotswold Mosaics demonstration with a ‘hands on’ session. Kit provided to make a coaster. Refreshments – Coffee and biscuits on arrival. Antipasti style lunch with Italian bread and homemade Sicilian lemonade all included in ticket price.

Indian Block Printing Workshop

November 14 @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm

Come and try Indian Block Printing. Create lovely images using Indian carved hardwood blocks and fabric paint. All materials are included, plain fabric to experiment on, a variety of fabric paints and a couple of projects to take away(tote bag, tea towel). Extra blank items can be purchased as well as blocks and fabric paints to continue the craft at home. All you need to bring is an apron and wear older clothes as fabric paint doesn’t wash out!

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