Dates for the Diary

While Freedom Day has not quite arrived yet there is plenty on the cards at the Market Harborough WI. While you are planning how to spend your days, check out our program for the next three months!

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As we get closer to Freedom Day some of our activities are moving from Zoom to in-person meetings. And due to the upheaval in the holiday season some of the dates, times and locations may have changed as well – look out for the highlights in purple!


Just a reminder that The Gardening Girls are meeting every Monday (weather permitting) from 11am (until we run out of steam…) at the allotment in Stevens Street. The plots are thriving and visitors are always welcome! Our plots are right at the bottom of the main road down towards the cricket field. Hope to see you there soon! 

Craft Club

Due to some scheduling challenges the July Craft Club Meeting will actually take place on the 30th June. And pending the weather, we will be meeting in the garden of one of the members at 2.30pm and start work on our contribution to the



Meeting details will be confirmed by email. 

Book Club

Our subject for the month for July will “WOMEN” and so we have decided to read:

“The Womens Room” by Marilyn French

Book Club July 2021

We’ll be meeting on the 15th July in person at 2.30 pm at The Greenhouse Cafe at the Langton Garden Centre.

Wednesday, 28th July

Monthly Meeting – 6pm – July is usually a holiday month without a meeting, but if the meeting restrictions should indeed be lifted and the weather plays ball we are hoping to organise a Picnic in Welland Park to get everyone together and catch up. So keep the day free for the moment and we’ll keep you posted.


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Craft Club

19th August, 2.30 pmDue to a scheduling problem in September we’ll be holding the September meeting in August at The Greenhouse Cafe at the Langton’s Garden Centre. Armed with our crochet hooks and wool we’ll be producucing more squares for the Market Harborough Crochet Christmas Tree. Join us for the crochet or just for a natter! 

Book Club

9th August Time tbc – The book of the month for August will be

“This Lovely City” by Louise Hare

Book Club August 2021

We’ll confirm the time and location for the August Book Club meeting in the next Dates for the Diary post – Watch this space. 

Monthly Meeting

August is a holiday month, so there is no monthly meeting. The regular meeting schedule will resume with the AGM in September.

30th August – Summer Bank Holiday

May Bank Holiday

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Craft Club

The September Craft Club Meeting has been rescheduled to the 19th August, so there is no Craft Club Meeting this month.

Book Club

13th September – Time tbc – In September we’ll be reading 

“One August Night” by Victoria Hislop


Book Club September 2021

We’ll confirm the time and location for the September Book Club meeting in the next Dates for the Diary post – Watch this space. 

Monthly Meeting

22nd September, 7.30 pm – September is the month for our AGM and we are hoping to get together in person by the for a fun evening with food, raffle and quiz. We’ll confirm the details nearer the time, but please keep the evening free in the meantime!

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We’ll be updating the ‘Dates for the Diary’ post on a monthly basis, so keep an eye on the website for the latest news. And please remember to let us know if your contact details change so that you won’t be missing out!

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