Annual Programme 2017 – 2018

2017

8 May          A couture milliner presents “Recycled Hats”

                     Margaret Woodliff Wright

Competition – a Favourite Hat   

 

5 June         “Poisons in your Garden”

                     Rob Wilson (Alnwick Gardens)

Competition – a Jam Jar Flower Arrangement                      

Pooled Supper  

 

3 July           “Silks and Satins”

                     A history of silk and its role in fashion today.

Display, demonstrations and items for sale by Anya Simpson and Trisha    

Competition – a Silk Item 

 

4 Sept        “Caring for Coquet”

                    Paul Morrison

Competition – a Picture of a Bird

 

2 Oct          “The Other Side of Elvis”

                    Stephanie Yearnshire

Competition – an interesting Elvis fact or myth                                

Pooled Supper

 

6 Nov         Fools Gold – Acoustic Musicians

                    Steve & Carol Robson

Competition – an interesting Rock      

 

4 Dec          Party

2018

8 Jan           Members’ Night

 

5 Feb          “Who says there is no money in farming?”

                    Stoker Frater

Competition – Home-made Biscuits

 

5 March         TO START OUR CENTENARY YEAR

                           “A costume for every decade”

                           The History Wardrobe

Pooled Supper

 

16 March      100th Birthday Dinner