2017

13th December, 2017
Belles feel festive

Chocolate truffle making – yes, please!

8th November, 2017
Belles get inked

Dr. Matt Lodder will be introducing us to his research about the history of Western tattooing in his talk “Folks are Apt to Think Shes Shady”: Jessie Knight, Lady Tattooer”.

11th October, 2017
Belles go on a campaign

Belles and visitors will get to know more about WI campaigns “Link together” and “End Plastic Soup” and how they can get more involved.

13th September, 2017
Belles get down to business

Talk and Q&A session about setting up your own business with the wonderful Jo Kruczynska from Afternoon Tease fame.

9th August, 2017
Belles channel their creativity

Flower crowns, anyone? Led by our very own Melissa Ewbank we had a chill, crafty, lovely scented meeting with plenty of cake and chats!

12th July, 2017
Belles celebrate summer

No official meeting in July, instead Belles went to Cambridge Wine Merchants on Cherry Hinton Road for a didactic evening of wine tasting and learned all about female wine makers and their wines!

14th June, 2017
Belles go back to nature

A very interesting talk titled ‘Plants: Medicine, molecules and mischief’ by Gwenda Kyd from Cambridge Bach.

10th May, 2017
Belles make music

A samba drumming workshop led by Blake Vickers from Heardrum (formerly of Arco Iris), plus we debated the resolutions for this year and introduce the new committee.

March 8, 2017
The Dancing Meeting

We learned how to Belly Dance! There was much shimmying, bells, scarfs, cymbals and laughter. Many thanks to Sue, our wonderful instructor!

February 8, 2017
The Sexy Meeting

Former sex-worker turned stand up comedian Miranda Kane shared with us her story and the things she learned from working in the sex industry.

January 11, 2017
The Fun & Games Meeting

A chilled out meeting, with plenty of chances to chat, eat cake, and learn a new craft, left by our very own Victoria, of Butterfly Crafts.