the Womens Institute

Further Information

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Birchington’s Women’s Institute

The WI offers opportunities for all women to enjoy friendship, to learn new skills, to widen their horizons and together influence national and international affairs.

Birchington WI is a friendly group that meets on the second Monday of each month, apart from August, at Kearns Hall, Grenham Bay Avenue CT7 9NN.  Meetings start at 7.30pm and guests and new members are warmly welcomed.  There is a small charge of £1.50 at the meeting for refreshments.

Our next meetings are:

January 14  – Renewal of Annual Membership and Social Evening

February 11 – Caroline Bunting - Associated Country Women of the World

March 11 – Barbara Stephens – The Why and How of the Downe Dames Calendars

April 8 – Easter Craft

May 13 – WI Resolutions and Mini Show

June 10 – Salvation Army – Details to follow

July 8 – East Kent Independent Dementia Support

September 9 – Mary Smith – A Schoolgirl’s War

October 14 – Annual Meeting & Entertainment

November 11 – Paul Harris – The History of Pantomime

December 9 – Christmas Party

In addition to our monthly meetings, we have a number of interest groups including a lunch group, book group, knitting and crochet group and a coffee group.  Members are also able to enjoy the monthly meetings of the Craft and Home Economics Area Guild, which are held at Church House, Birchington.