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Coming Events - 2018


*WI meeting  *Social event *Fund raising

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January 2018


Thursday, 4th January 2018 - Talk on Meath Epilepsy at 7:30pm, at Guildford Spike.


9th & 10th Janury 2018 - The Greatest Shownman, 5:50pm. Meet at the Guildford Odeon.


February 2018


Thursday, 1st February 2018 - Talk on Clandon: Fire & Restoration at 7:30pm, at Guildford Spike.


Thursday, 8th February 2018 - Romeo and Juliet - Holy Trinity Church at 7:30pm. Buy your own tickets.


March 2018


Thursday, 1st March 2018 - Laughter Yoga at 7:30pm, at Guildford Spike.


Tuesday, 20th March 2018 - Champneys Evening, Guildford from 6 - 8pm. Followed by optional Pizza Express Meal.


April 2018


Thursday, 5th April 2018 - Introduction to Drawing at 7:30pm, at Guildford Spike.


Saturday, 14th April 2018 - Horse Racing Evening at Guildford Spike, at 19:30 - 22:00. Dress: Casual with a hint of the races. Friends and family welcome. You can reserve your tickets at £12 per adult and £6 per child


Monday, 16th April 2018 - Champneys Evening, Guildford from 6 - 8pm. Followed by optional Pizza Express Meal.


May 2018


Thursday, 3rd May 2018 - Resolutions - Make Your Voice Count at 7:30pm, at Guildford Spike.

Spring Clean Sale. 3rd May at our Main meeting.  Bring along any unwanted to pre-loved items and put them up for sale.   Monies raised will be shared 50-50 between members and GSWI.   Helen S to circulate information nearer the time on how it will work.  


Monday, 28th May 2018 - Surrey Count Show, 28th May, Anyone interested in helping at the Show, please contact Helen S. There were a number of craft and cooking competitions being held too and members are encouraged to enter.


June 2018


Thursday, 7th June 2018 - 1918-2018 , 100 Years of Votes for Women at 7:30pm, at Guildford Spike. This event, with some key women speakers, will take the place of our Main meeting and is being held to celebrate 100 years of women’s suffrage.  The Tea is part of the Government’s EqualiTeas programme and we have been awarded a grant from the Government of £890 to host the Tea. As a result of the grant, the Tea will be open to the wider Guildford community from the end of April and so Members were encouraged to sign up now as there were only 40 spaces for GSWI members. Please note that at the meeting 31 Members signed up and so there is now only 9 places left.  if you wish to attend, please contact the Committee asap.


Saturday, 10th June 2018 - Summer bar-b-que at Lindsay's house. . Cost £12.00 for adults, £6 for over 5s, under 5s go free.  Enjoy a relaxing afternoon - basking in the sun, eating a delicious lunch and participating in scintillating conversations!


Thursday, 28th June 2018 - The Perfect Pollinator (Surrey Federation 100 year celebration) at RHS Wisley. Time 18.00 - 21.00. Come and see our pollinator in action on the Pollinator Trail. Friends and family picnic, with live music from 3 bands, bbq and a bar for Pimms and Prosecco! Cost £10.00 beforehand (£11.00 on the day). RHS members £7.00 beforehand (£8.00 on the day). Booking now open at 0203 176 5810. We will be organising a lift share to the event so sign up on the noticeboard if you plan to attend.


July 2018


Thursday, 5th July 2018 - "A grandmother's legacy" by Jenny Mallin at 7:30pm, at Guildford Spike.


August 2018


Thursday, 2nd August 2018 - Wine Tasting at 7:30pm, at Guildford Spike.


Saturday, 4th August 2018 - Surrey Federation is organising a coach from Guildford to Country File Live in the grounds of Blenheim Palace on Saturday 4th August. There are a huge number of activities to see and take part in, with hundreds of exhibitors. Cost for coach and entry tickets is £38 per adult and £26.50 per child before 24 April after which time it goes up to £42 per adult and £28.50 per child. Book with SFWI HQ.


September 2018


Thursday, 6th September 2018 - Crafts Evening or Women in Business at 7:30pm, at Guildford Spike.


Saturday, 8th September 2018 - Celebration of 100 Years of SFWI, Guildford Cathedral at 14.00 (free) and afterwards cream teas will be available in the Refectory (£7.00 pp).


Sunday, 16th September 2018 - Swim and Sandwiches at Lindsay's house at 11am


Tuesday, 18th September 2018 - Badminton and Brunch at Claire's House at 11am


Wednesday, 19th September  2018 - Bowling and Burgers at the Spectrum at 7pm


Thursday, 20th September 2018 - Table Tennis and Tea at Bev's House at 6pm


Saturday, 22nd September 2018 - Walking and Wine in Shere at 10:30pm


Friday, 28th September 2018 - Please come along and support our coffee morning at the Spike, between 12.00-12.00. There will be sign up sheets at our meeting for providing help on the day and cakes, or you can just come along and have a coffee!


October 2018


Thursday, 4th October 2018 - Guildford WI 6th Birthday party at 7:30pm, at Guildford Spike.


Sunday, 14th October 2018 - Knitting Show, Alexandra Palace, Tickets: £25.


Saturday, 27th October 2018 - Horse Racing Evening, The Spike at 7:30pm. Tickets: £12 Adults/£6 Children with a choice of fish/sausage/veggie burger 'n' chips supper.


November 2018


Thursday, 1st November 2018 - AGM Meeting at 7:30pm, at Guildford Spike. For members only.


Monday, 26th November 2018 - Visit to Houses of Parliament. Full day visit leaving Guildford on the 9.34am train. Our tour of the HoP will be at 11:30am and lasts for 30 minutes. Then we will have lunch and visit the Vote 100 exhibition, followed by a meeting with Anne Milton, MP and/or going into the public gallery to hear the debate. Sign up sheet will be available from May for 25 members. This event is free apart from travel.  


December 2018


Saturday, 1st December 2018 - Trip to Portsmouth from 9:15am - 4:30pm. To reserve a place, please pay a returnable deposit of £5. The cost is £10 for guests.


Thursday, 6th December 2018 - Christmas Party at 7:30pm, at Guildford Spike.


Monday, 10th December 2018 -  Xmas Glow, Wisley at 5:30pm, RHS Members Free.


Saturday, 15th December 2018 - Xmas Shopping Breakfast at Cote, Chapel Street, Guildford at 9:30am. Have a hearty breakfast before you hit the shops and finish your Xmas Shopping!


Sunday, 16th December 2018 - Lindsay's House, Following the success of our weekend walk during sports weeks, we thought we would hold another one through The Chantries, followed by mulled wine and mince pies!









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