THE WOMEN'S INSTITUTE
The Newton Solney Women's Institute meets in the Village Hall on the second Tuesday of each month (except August) at 7.30pm. There are over forty members, from every walk of life, many of whom live in the village.
There is often a speaker at the monthly meetings which end with refreshments and an opportunity to socialize, various outings are also organized throughout the year. New members and visitors are always most welcome.
For further information contact Vanessa Archer - President (01283 707263)
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Programme for 2018
9th January: My Derbyshire Life - Ashley Franklin
13th February: Social Evening - Pancakes, photos and Prosecco
13th March: Key moments in the garden year - Griselda Kerr
10th April: Science fiction versus science fact - Dr Catrin Rutland
8th May: AGM/Resolutions/Craft Cup and Social
12th June: Wine from Chile – Simon Evetts
10th July: Cookery demonstration '5 a day' - Nancy Hawksworth
August: Summer Social
11th September: Medical dogs - Wendy Coley
9th October: Haddon Hall, gardens & house - Jo Walker
13th November: National Memorial Arboretum
11th December: Something Good Singers
Spring, Summer and Autumn Walks
Shopping Trip in November
Summer Gardens Visit
Whist Drives: At the village hall at 7.00pm normally on the last Tuesday of each month except August and December.
Visits to the Mulberry Rooms Restaurant, Burton College for lunch, at 12.00pm normally on the last Wednesday of each month during term time.
Outings to many other events organized:
Mellow Dramatic productions at the Brewhouse in Burton on Trent
Other local WI Institute events
Area WI events
WI raise £1,000 for village recreation field project - September 2014
WI Summer Social - August 2014
WI Social - August 2011