Dates for the Diary

It was a real shame that the weather did not play ball for our Picnic in the Park last week – but we will try and organise another one at shorter notice when the forecast is a bit more reliable.

In the meantime, why not join us for the Coffee Morning at the Cafe in Welland Park on the 18th August instead? See below for more details and for an overview of what is planned for the Market Harborough WI in the next three months. (Note: due to some scheduling challenges some of the dates and times had to be changed – these are highlighted in purple.)

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Book Club

12th August, 2pm – We will be meeting at the Greenhouse Cafe at the Langton’s Garden Centre to discuss the book of the month:

“This Lovely City” by Louise Hare

Book Club August 2021

Social Event – Coffe Morning

August is a holiday month, so there is no monthly meeting. Instead there will be a Coffee Morning at the Cafe in Welland Park on the 18th August. We’ll meet at 10.30 am for a coffee and a natter – feel free to join us and bring a friend if you like.

The regular monthly meeting schedule will resume in September with the AGM.

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 prodroducing more squares for the Market Harborough Crochet Christmas Tree. Join us for the crochet or just for a natter! 

Walking Group

22nd August, 10am – Get those boots out! Now that the lock-down is over, the Walking Group is getting back together as well with a Langton Walk. Weather permitting they will meet at the Bakers Arms at Thorpe Langton – please get in touch at marketharboroughwi@gmail.com if you would like to join in!

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

16th September, 2pm – The September meeting has also moved a bit from the 13th. It will again be held at the Greenhouse Cafe at the Langton’s Garden Centre. The book for the month will be

“One August Night” by Victoria Hislop

Book Club September 2021

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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Craft Club

7th October – The Craft Club will be back to it’s usual slot in the calendar from October. This month we will be sorting out and sewing up squares for the Harborough Crochet Christmas Tree Project. We’ll confirm time and location closer nearer the date.

Book Club

14th October, 2pm – The October meeting will take place on the 14th instead of the 11th to allow everyone to attend. The meeting will take place at the Greenhouse Cafe at the Langton Garden Centre and we will be discussing:

“A Dangerous Inheritance” by Alison Weir

Book Club October 2021

Monthly Meeting

27th October, 7.30 pm – In October we are very excited to welcome Petra Wenham from the Ipswich Cake and Revolution WI to speak at our monthly meeting. Petra made history when she was chosen for the cover story of WILife recently and will give a talk about her life and experiences as a transgender woman. This promises to be an interesting evening, so we hope you can all join us!

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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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