Next year the Leicestershire and Rutland Federation of WIs is 100 years’ old. You can join in these unique celebrations on Saturday 18 March 2018 at Bruntingthorpe (it’s even on our side of the county). Tickets £14 and the event is for WI members only (it should be a huge event as all the WI members in the 2 counties are invited). So put the date on your calendar now and get together with other MHWI members to make a memorable day of it. Full details of times and speakers attached: ACM 2018 flyer
Next year is the Leicestershire & Rutland Federation Centenary. There will be a huge, celebratory event at Bruntingthorpe next March. WIs are invited to submit one entry per group to celebrate the last 100 years (details below). So, come on MHWI crafters, this has to be one for you. Interested? Contact the Craft Group on: firstname.lastname@example.org or come along to the next monthly Craft Club meeting. You can also speak to Anne Clayton or Val Hitchcox at the monthly meeting on Wednesday, 28 June.
Brenda Barnett Trophy – ‘A Era from the last 100 years 1918-2018 – board (of set size) depicting 3 events, one entry per WI to celebrate the Leicestershire & Rutland Federation Centenary in 2018. Entry form by 29 January 2018, completed board due early March 2018. All boards to be displayed at Annual Council Meeting at Bruntingthorpe next March. Brenda Barnett Trophy 2018 This has to be something for our Craft Group?!