W.I. and Good Companions

The Women’s Institute

WI LogoThe Aston Cantlow Womens Institute meet in the Village Hall at 7:45 pm on the first Tuesday of every month. A calendar of interesting topics is presented and visitors are very welcome. If you can’t get to the meetings in the village, there are other nearby W.I.s at Wootton Wawen, Alcester, and Henley-in-Arden.

Aston Cantlow W.I. Programme details:

  • January 2018 – Member’s Dinner
  • February 6th 2018 – The making of Woven bags – Analiza Jones
  • March 6th 2018 – Time Travelling Tourist – Jo Golby
  • April 3rd 2018 – Members Social Evening
  • May 1st 2018 – Resolutions Meeting hosting Wootton Wawen W.I.
  • June 5th 2018 – Barking Mad – Chrissy Whereat
  • July 3rd 2018- Shakespeare  – James Kerr
  • August  2018- Summer outing – to be confirmed
  • September 4th 2018 – History of Silk – Clive Garner
  • October 2nd 2018 – Tales from the Farmyard – Rosemary Prosser
  • November 6th 2018 – AGM
  • December 4th 2018 – Christmas Party with Guests

Want to know more about the WI? – Call the local society President Sue Kershaw on 01789 488493

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Good Companions

Good Companions meet monthly at Wilmcote Village Hall on the second Thursday of the month at 7:30pm.  They also have a varied programme of events aimed largely towards women. There is a small annual fee (around £7.00) for attendance at the meetings and visitors are welcome. For more information contact Pat Saunders on 01789 268042.

Wilmcote Good Companions Programme details:

  • January 11th 2018 – Annual General Meeting
  • February 8th 2018 – Annette Christopher -History of ceramics
  • March 8th 2018 – Nick Martin – Wildlife in our gardens
  • April 12th 2018 – Working with older people
  • May 10th 2018 – Richard Westcott – Confessions of a pantomime dame
  • June 14th 2017 – Mystery Outing
  • July 12th 2018 – Graham Short – Miniaturist
  • August 9th 2018 – Garden Party
  • September 13th 2018 – Peter Turner – Sleight of hand
  • October 11th 2018 – Theatre visit
  • November 8th 2018 – Richard Churchley – Songs of the 50s and 60s
  • December 13th 2018 – Christmas Meal