Events

DETAILS OF HOW TO BOOK ANY OF THE EVENTS BELOW WILL BE GIVEN EITHER ON THE BOOKING FORM (BOOKING FORMS PAGE) OR IN WI NEWS.

PLEASE READ THROUGH THE BOOKING INFORMATION CAREFULLY AND BEAR IN MIND THAT WHERE ZOOM EVENTS INVOLVE A DEMONSTRATION MEMBERS WILL BE SENT ANY NECESSARY MATERIALS BY POST.  MAKE SURE WHEN YOU ARE BOOKING THAT YOU LEAVE ENOUGH TIME FOR DFWI TO GET YOUR PACKAGE TO YOU.

PLEASE ALSO BE AWARE THAT ANY LINK PROVIDED TO YOUR FOR ANY ZOOM EVENT IS FOR YOUR PERSONAL USE ONLY, NOT TO BE SHARED WITH ANY OTHER PARTY.


To book an event, please send a cheque payable to DFWI Ltd, together with a correctly stamped addressed envelope
to County House, 18 Crown Street West, Poundbury, Dorset DT1 3DW, or ring the office to make a BACS payment. 
For any further enquiries please email federationsecretary@dorsetwi.org.  

Booking Forms can be found on the back of WI News, on the "Booking Forms" page on the website,
or apply to County House.

Without sounding obvious, the "Closing Date" given against events refers to the application closing date.

The Events Committee welcomes ideas from all members and would be delighted to look into any suggestions they may receive.  Please send any suggestions to :
Events Committee, DFWI, County House, 18 Crown Street West, Poundbury, Dorset    DT1 3DW.

To save scrolling right through ,click on the month you are interested in below to take you to that month's events.  If a month doesn't show in the list below there is nothing currently planned for that month.

October 2021
November2021
December2021
Events In The Pipeline

DURING THE CURRENT SITUATION PLEASE SEE ADDITIONAL COMMENTS
AGAINST EVENTS CONCERNING CANCELLATIONS, CHANGES, ETC.  
YOUR UNDERSTANDING IS APPRECIATED AND ANY MORE IN DEPTH INFORMATION
WILL BE POSTED ON THE URGENT NOTICES PAGE.

Booking Forms can be found on the back of WI News, on the "Booking Forms" page on the website,
or apply to County House.

OCTOBER

  • Thu, 21   -   DFWI Annual Meeting, The Lighthouse, Poole.  Speakers :  Amanda Owen, 'The Yorkshire Shepherdess', and Dr Annie Grey.  Plus Parade of Banners.

NOVEMBER

  • Sat, 6    -   Christmas Crafts Workshop, Carey Village Hall, Wareham, 10.00am - 3.30pm.  Back by popular request.  Five different crafts will be available to make and you can book two of these crafts, one for a morning session and the other for the afternoon session.  Closing date :  15 October.
  • Wed, 17   -   Slimbridge Wetland Centre   -   A spectacular time of year to visit.  See July / August edition of WI News for full information, and the booking form is now available on the Booking Forms page.  Closing date :  17 September.

DECEMBER

  • Fri, 3   -   Carol Festival, Wimborne Minster.  Booking form now on Booking Forms page.
  • Mon, 6   -   Carol Festival, Sherborne Abbey.  Booking form now on Booking Forms page.
  • Wed, 8   -   Floral Extravaganza, Allendale Hall, Wimborne.  Closing date :  10 November.
  • Sat, 11   -   "Christmas Wreath with a Twist" Workshop, DFWI County Office.  Closing date :  1 December.

Booking Forms can be found on the back of WI News, on the "Booking Forms" page on the website,
or apply to County House.

EVENTS IN THE PIPELINE

  • Make your own Christmas Fabric Wreath   -   Saturday, December 11 2021
  • Green Heart Zoom Session   -   January 2022
  • Afternoon Tea at Athelhampton House   -   Spring 2022
  • Talk by Paul Atterbury   -   Tuesday 22 February 2022
  • Chavenage House   -   14 June 2022

Further details of these event will follow in due course.
All booking forms and details of events can be obtained from the Federation Secretary,
email: federationsecretary@dorsetwi.org.