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 "Booking Forms" page on the website,
or through Federation Secretary.

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.


2024 
February 2024
March 2024
April 2024
May 2024
August 2024 
September 2024
October 2024
Events In The Pipeline

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

2024

FEBRUARY 2024

  • Thu, 1   -   Walking Netball Taster Session, Piddlehinton Gym, 10.00am to 12.00 noon.
  • Tue, 6   -   Week 5 of Willow Baskets Workshop, D'Urbeville Hall, Wool, 1.30pm to 4.30pm.
  • Tue, 13   -   Final week of Willow Baskets Workshop, D'Urbeville Hall, Wool, 1.30pm to 4.30pm.
  • Thu , 15   -   Follow Up Crochet, County Office, 10.00am to 12.00 noon.  Closing date :  1 January 2024. This event has been cancelled.
  • Thu, 22   -   Treasurers' Training, County House, 10.00am - 12.00 noon.   Membership & Support Team event.  Closing date :  14 February 2024.

MARCH 2024

  • Sat, 16   -   Lino Printing Workshop, Furzebrook Studios, Wareham, 10.00am to 1.00pm.  Closing date :  1 March 2024.
  • Sun, 17   -   Spring Crafts Day, Druitt Hall, Christchurch, 10.00am - 3.00pm.  Closing date :  1 March 2024.
  • Thu, 19   -   How to Write a Resolution Workshop, County House, 10.00am - 12.00 noon.  Closing date :  12 March 2024.
  • Sat, 23   -   DFWI Conference "Creating a Sustainable Future", Dorford Centre, Dorchester, 9.30am for 10.00am until 4.00pm.  Morning speakers and afternoon workshops.  To read more click on the following link :  "Everything, Everywhere, All At Once"

APRIL 2024

  • 18   -   Beginners Crochet, County Office, 10.00am to 12.00 noon.  This event is now full.
  • Tue, 23, NFWI Annual Meeting Delegates Briefing Meeting, County House, 2.00pm - 4.00pm.  Closing date :  9 April 2024.
  • Thu, 25   -   Swiss Embroidery Workshop, County Office, 10.00am - 3.00pm.  Closing date :  11 April 2024.

MAY 2024

  • Thu, 2   -    Follow Up Crochet, County Office, 10.00am to 12.00 noon.  This event is now full.
  • Thu, 9   -   Iris Card Workshop, County Office, 10.00am to 1.00pm.  Closing date :  22 April 2024.

JUNE 2024

  • Wed, 5   -   NFWI Annual Meeting, Royal Albert Hall
  • Sat, 29   -   President / Secretary Day, Lytchett Matravers Village Hall, 10.00am - 3.00pm.  Closing date :  7 June 2024.

AUGUST 2024

  • Thu, 5   -   Visit to Buckingham Palace

SEPTEMBER 2024

  • Thu, 5   -   Programme Planning Session, County House, 2.00pm - 4.00pm.
  • Mon, 16 for 5 days   -   DFWI Snowdonia & Isle of Anglessey Holiday.  Closing date :  16 May 2024

OCTOBER 2024

  • Thu, 17   -   DFWI Annual Meeting, The Lighthouse, Poole
  • Mon, 18   -   4 Day Christmas Spectacular, Norfolk

Booking Forms can be found on the "Booking Forms" page on the website,
or apply to County House :  federationsecretary\@dorsetwi.org.

EVENTS IN THE PIPELINE

  • Alexandra Palace Knitting and Stitching, October
  • Paddle Boarding, July
  • Wine Tasting at Langham, June
  • Thursford Spectacular Show, 18-21 November

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