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.

December2021
January 2022
February 2022
September 2022
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.

DECEMBER

  • Fri, 3   -   Carol Festival, Wimborne Minster.  Due to limits set by Wimborne Minster this event is now closed.
  • Mon, 6   -   Carol Festival, Sherborne Abbey.  Booking form now on Booking Forms page.
  • Wed, 8   -   Floral Extravaganza, Allendale Hall, Wimborne, 2.00pm.  A demonstration by Emily Broomhead, title ''Magic of Christmas'.  Due to lack of numbers this event has, sadly, been cancelled.  It is hoped to organise a similar event in 2022.
  • Sat, 11   -   "Christmas Wreath with a Twist" Workshop, DFWI County Office, 10.00am - 1.00pm.  Not only learn how but also make a Christmas Wreath.  See booking form on the Booking Forms page.  Closing date :  1 December.

2022

JANUARY 2022

  • Sat, 29   -   Show the Love by making some green hearts at DFWI County House, 10.00am - 12.30pm. Details and booking form on the Booking Forms page, or contact federationsecretary@dorsetwi.org to book.

FEBRUARY 2022

  • Tue, 22   -   Paul Atterbury at The Crown, Blandford.  Talk entitled 'Every Picture Tells A Story - Victorian Narrative Painting'.  Details and booking form on the Booking Forms page, or contact federationsecretary@dorsetwi.org to book.

SEPTEMBER 2022

  • 1-5 Sep   -   Floriade 2022 five day trip.  Price includes 4 nights hotel accommodation, entrance to Floriade including a ride on the cable car, canal cruise on Amsterdam canals, entrance and seat at the Zundert Flower Parade.  For full information see the booking form on the Booking Forms page.  Closing date :  29 April 2022

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

  • Aternoon Tea at Athelhampton House
  • Chavenage House   -   14 June (WI members previously booked will have priority)
  • Dorset Feather Stitching
  • Silk Scarf Painting at County House

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