It was our first meeting of 2015!We started off by welcoming our visitors from Orwell and revealing that as part of our Grendon Twinning we will be hosting their archive on the blog – so watch this space! We also revealed that as part of the Women of the WI we will be creating content for & guest…… Continue reading Mindfulness and The Dawn Project.
Blue Belles gathered for their December meeting to celebrate all things giving and gorgeous in the holiday season.Laura P 2 & Deborah crack open their Arty Farty craft kitsOur sisters from Cam City WI, Jo and Ruth, helped to guide our hands and hearts via their new business, Arty Farty Tea Party, to craft wreaths…… Continue reading Arty Farty Christmas Crafts, 1st Belle Digs for Denman & Love from Tea Pigs
Well what an educational meeting November was! I felt I learnt so much from both of our wonderful speakers.We started by hearing good news from our fellow Belles, the Dig for Denman produce & jam/dessert sauce for sale (on ice cream it is luuusssh)We had a report from Denman, by our Vice President Victoria – and…… Continue reading Organ-ising Time to Talk and Branching out into Plant Science!
So this month due to Denman fun LP 2.0 lead the charge into apple pressing. We also looked at how we can help our local community, the wonderful Aofie & Abigail facilitated the Toiletries Amnesty giving homeless people access to things that we would normally take for granted such as body wash, toothpaste and shampoo. There…… Continue reading Apple Pressing & Sage Advice…
This week saw a fantastic phenomenon happen on social network that would make our own Lady Denman stand up and take notice!WI members from all over the globe took to cameras to snap themselves with an ‘I AM WI’ sign in the shot, posting #IamWI, to gather in numbers and show the world the variety…… Continue reading #IamWI & Proud
The Blue Belles were overjoyed to welcome author and historian, Jane Robinson, to a special event hosted by us recently as a fundraiser for the Belles.WIs from Bedfordshire, Suffolk and of course, all over Cambridgeshire, took audience with us to hear the stories behind the writing of Jane Robinson’s book, A Force to be Reckoned…… Continue reading An Audience With Members of THE Force to Be Reckoned With
Hooray! Fancy joining the sisterhood which is the UK’s largest woman’s voluntary group right here in our hometown of Cambridge?!We are delighted to report that we’ve received news from Cambridge Federation Towers that a new WI is to take wings on 23 September, in the Epworth Room at Castle Street Methodist Church, Castle Street, from 19:30…… Continue reading Cambridge Rolls Out the Blue Carpet for a New WI – Calling All New Members!