July 2014 Meeting-Games night

For our next meeting, being held on Wednesday July 9th, we will be having a games and quiz night with yummy snacks!

We’ll be meeting from 7:30pm in room four of the International Community Centre, off Mansfield Road.

Newcomers welcome – its £2 to visit for all first meetings, otherwise there is a £4 charge.

Come along, and bring your competitive spirit, we hope to see you there!

June meeting recap-Cake pop fun!

We had a cake-pop based gathering for our June meeting, lovely Liana showed us all how to make and decorate cake pops, and how to avoid disasters with some easy tips.

As well as cake pops we made chocolate shapes, including mustaches. Liana answered all of our baking questions, then we dived in to taste test the cake pops, so decadent and delicious.

 

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June Meeting-Chocolate!!

Our next meeting is TONIGHT! 11th June 2014 at 7:30pm, room 4 of the International Community Centre. We will be having fun making delicious chocolate creations. Come along and join in the fun

May Meeting Wednesday 14th May-Vintage Hair Styles

As mentioned in the previous post, there was a swap between the April and May plans. We will now be holding our vintage hair night on Wednesday 14th May 2014.

We’ll be meeting from 7:30pm in room four of the International Community Centre, off Mansfield Road.

Newcomers welcome – its free to visit for all first meetings, otherwise there is a £4 charge.

Bring a hairbrush and some hair pins and get ready to see gravity defying hair!

April Meeting Recap

There was a bit of a change to our April meeting, unfortunately Lucille from Lucille’s Lockes was unable to come so after a quick swap between the April and May plans, we had a great evening of learning English Paper Piecing with lovely Erin!

English paper piecing is a really simple craft,all you  need is some scraps of fabric, paper, scissors, pins and threads. It wasn’t long before we had all managed to attach some shapes together in an amazingly fast and satisfying way. Check out these pictures of how we all got on….

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April 2014 Meeting Changed to English Paper Piecing (previously Vintage Hairstyles)

Our April meeting will be held on Wednesday 9th April at 7:30pm in the International Community Centre in Nottingham City Centre.We will be hosting a vintage hair night, with a visit from the beautiful Lucille from Lucille’s Locks.

 

Lucille also visited us last Spring, and we had so much fun! Take a look at these pictures of the evening…

 

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We are hoping for more vintage hair styling fun this year! Come along with hairbrushes and bobby pins, we will see you there!

We’ll be meeting from 7:30pm in room four of the International Community Centre, off Mansfield Road.

Newcomers welcome – its free to visit for all first meetings, otherwise there is a £4 charge.

 

Recap of March 2014 Meeting

March was our ‘Getting to know you’ meeting. We have lots of new members at the moment and since one of the primary aims of the WI is to meet and get to know new people we thought a night of fun ice-breakers was in order.

The night was great fun and sparked some interesting discussions, we also had to say three facts about ourselves, one of which was a lie. This put our acting skills to the test and we all got to know some fun facts about each other.

Here are some pictures from the night!

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2014 City WI Programme

Our programme for 2014 has now been revealed! It includes some fantastic meetings such as vintage hairstyling, cake pop and chocolate mould making, and Christmas wreath making! We can’t wait! Click below to download the pdf.

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City WI March Meeting-Getting to know you

Our next meeting will be held on Wednesday March 12th. We have new members arriving with us all the time and we thought this would be a great opportunity to get involved together in some social games and get to know each other better. We have come up with some simple and fun ‘ice-breaker’ type games for the night (as non-cheesy as possible, we promise!), and as usual there will be delicious snacks on offer.

We’ll be meeting from 7:30pm in room four of the International Community Centre, off Mansfield Road.

Newcomers welcome – its free to visit for all first meetings, otherwise there is a £4 charge.

City WI February Meeting

Our next meeting will take place on the 12th February – and Nottingham City WI is turning 4 years old! Since any birthday celebration calls for cake, we’ll be hosting a WI Bake Off with sweet and savory categories. If you dont fancy baking, come along and taste the entries!

We’ll also be conducting some official business around voting for our committee members and president

We’ll be meeting from 7.30pm in room four of the International Community Centre, off Mansfield Road.

Newcomers welcome – its free to visit for all first meetings, otherwise there is a £4 charge. Membership is also open for all returning members – membership for 2014 is £34.70, payable by cash or cheque.

See you there!

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