2024 Events and Workshops

Scroll down to see full details including Booking Forms to the end of 2023.

A summary of events can be found at this Summary of Events page.

2024 Events

The events below are open for bookings scroll down to download the booking forms.

Save the Dates - events which are in planning for 2024 are listed on  this link to summary-of-events-and-dates Booking Forms and full details will be added below as details are firmed up.

Note GYS Catering and Steward Booking forms available in July Section below

Forms are available in both Word and PDF format for completion before emailing or posting to Alma House to reserve places.

If the closing date has passed please contact the office on 01765 606339 for availability.

May 2024

Date and TimeDescription

Wed 15th & Thurs 16th May

24A06FA

Basic First Aid Course by First Aid Skills

All Places Now Filled

UK – Trainer Gloria Cooke

At Alma House

Wednesday 15th May and Thursday 16th May 2024

Coffee at 9.00 am, to 4.00 pm

Cost £60, but we are subsidising this amount to £30 for 1 member per Institute

This is a basic First Aid Course with the Awarding Body Qualsafe Awards, includes a First Aid Book.

Please note that members will be expected to be able to kneel on the floor to perform CPR.

Booking Form - Download a  PDF Booking Form Here (you need to print it off and send in to the office) or download a Word version for editing here

Booking Start Date: 1 Mar 2024 – Closing Date: 26th April

Friday 24 May

Presidents, Secretaries and Treasurers Workshop

To be held at Alma House, Ripon, HG4 1NG

On Wednesday 22nd May 2024 at 2.00 pm – 4.00 pm and 6.00 pm – 8.00 pm

There is no charge for this meeting.

These are  workshop/problem solving sessions designed to enable your WI officers to have their questions answered and share experiences with other WI Officers

Booking Form - Download a  PDF Booking Form Here (you need to print it off and send in to the office) or download a Word version for editing here

Booking Start Date: 1 Mar 2024 – Closing Date: 1st May

June 2024

Date and TimeDescription

Wed 19th June

New Members Evening

Sandon WI

The Membership Support Committee invite you to an evening at

Alma House HG4 1NG, on Wednesday 19th June 2024

From 7.00 pm to 9.00 pm.

There is no charge for this meeting.

This is a chance to get together with other new members and find out what the WI is all about.

We Are Looking Forward To Welcoming You To North Yorkshire West Federation of WIs.

Booking Form - Download a  PDF Booking Form Here (you need to print it off and send in to the office) or download a Word version for editing here

Booking Start Date: 1 Mar 2024 – Closing Date: 22nd May

Tues 25 June 9.30 am to 3.30 pm

24A08WR

RETURNERS WATERCOLOURS WITH GAIL

Tuesday 25th June 2024 – 9.30am to 3.30pm at Alma House

Enjoy the magic of watercolour. - Find your hidden talents and join us for an exciting time “playing with paint”. Caution – it can add an extra dimension to your life!

All materials supplied. Maximum 12 people

Cost of workshop - £12.00 – Cost of materials £5.00

To get inspired see the results from previous workshops at this link

Booking Form - Download a  PDF Booking Form Here (you need to print it off and send in to the office) or download a Word version for editing here

Booking Start Date:1st April – Closing Date: 14th June 2024

Tues 25 June 6:00pm for 6:30pm

24A09WB

BEGINNERS WATERCOLOURS WITH GAIL

Your opportunity to try a new hobby

Friday 28th June 2024 – 9.30am to 3.30pm at Gargrave Hall

Enjoy the magic of watercolour. - Find your hidden talents and join us for an exciting time “playing with paint”. Caution – it can add an extra dimension to your life! Gail will lead you through the basic techniques and provide everything for you to have a go

All materials supplied. Maximum 12 people

Cost of workshop - £12.00 – Cost of materials £5.00

To get inspired see the results from previous workshops at this link

Booking Form - Download a  PDF Booking Form Here (you need to print it off and send in to the office) or download a Word version for editing here

Booking Start Date:1st April – Closing Date: 14th June 2024

Fri 28 June 9.30 am to 3.30 pm

24A07AA

AXE THROWING AND ARCHERY


AT BILTON HALL ACTION CENTRE, HARROGATE, HG2 7TF
TUESDAY 25TH JUNE, 6.00 PM FOR 6.30 PM WHEN THE ACTION STARTS!

COME AND EXPERIENCE BOTH!

PRICE £37.50 PER PERSON – PLACES ARE STRICTLY LIMITED
**PLEASE DRESS FOR THE OUTDOORS – THERE IS A 6 MINUTE WALK FROM THE CAR PARK TO THE BASE CAMP IN THE WOODLAND**

Booking Form - Download a  PDF Booking Form Here (you need to print it off and send in to the office) or download a Word version for editing here

Booking Start Date:1st April – Closing Date: 14th June 2024

July 2024

GYS 9th – 12th July 2024

The draft schedule for the competetions is available at this link https://yorkshire-north-west.thewi.org.uk/federation-and-national-competitions

GYS Catering and Steward Booking Forms
- remember shifts are booked on a First Come Basis - so book early for your best chance of getting the shift you would like.


GYS Catering Assistant Word -     GYS Steward Word

GYS Catering Assistant PDF -  GYS Steward PDF


Note if you can help with cleaning /setting up in the week or day before the show   - please let the office know via reverse of forms above.

Date and TimeDescription

Friday 26th July

2pm - 4pm

24A10HW.

History Wardrobe - Ladies of Leisure with Lucy Adlington

Masham Town Hall , on Friday 26th July

From 2:00 pm to 4.00 pm.

Cost £20 to include Cream Tea

Do you fancy a spot of Regency cricket? Or is enchanting embroidery more your thing? This delightful new talk explores pleasure and pastimes in Jane Austen’s era, featuring marvellous original fashions for sport and dancing and hilarious readings from Austen’s novels.

Booking Form - Download a  PDF Booking Form Here (you need to print it off and send in to the office) or download a Word version for editing here

Booking Start Date: 1 May 2024 – Closing Date: 1st July