NYW Zoom Along


In 2021 we are continuing to offer Zoom Sessions on a variety of topics to provide a distraction or education in the dark days of winter.

New are free Coffee and Chat sessions to allow members to meet and discuss a different topic every two weeks with two Trustees in support - do consider joining no need to speak just sit back and listen to a different conversation.

The cost per course will be £5.00 per member, there are no additional software costs but you will require an internet enabled device ie a PC, iPad, tablet, mobile phone.

Booking Procedure and How to section have been moved to the bottom of this page to make it quicker to browse the sessions so scroll down if you want these details.

Note we open each session 15 minutes before the start time for attendees to allow time to check your sound and vision and we allow time for questions/chat at the end.

Zoom Course Programme

A Copy of the Brochure is distributed to WI Secretaries for

May 2021 - Zoom Brochure  Download here


We are providing a reduced programme of Zoom sessions over May as the options for meeting Family, Friends and fellow WI members open up.


13th May




Just want to see and chat to someone different?

No need to register  - just join on the day - NO COST via


Meeting ID: 812 4320 6206

Passcode: 452430

Coffee and Chat

This is just an opportunity to socialise distantly with like-minded friends.

18th May




Excel Workshop

with Hazel Smyth and Judith Stansfield

We will demonstrate the basic operation of Excel with particular emphasis on demonstrating techniques to make it easy to a manage your accounts using excel.It will include a Q&A Session when we will endeavour to answer as many queries as possiible

This is a free session.

Book Online NOW and up to 1hr before start time via this link-

Eventbrite - Excel Workshop

26th May




Membership Q&A

No need to register  - just join on the day - NO COST via


Meeting ID: 812 4320 6206

Passcode: 452430

Same Codes for both times

Coffee/Wine  and Chat- Membership Q&A

Come along and have a chat about any membership queries and talk about what you are doing to keep your membership involved. If you have any questions beforehand,  send them to Sue Earl-Armstrong smea48@yahoo.co.uk , but there will be plenty of opportunity to raise others as they occur .

More Course will be added for later in May 2021 i so keep checking for further opportunities to meet up with fellow WI members from the comfort of your own home.

Help - how do I do it?

All sessions will be provided using the ZOOM platform which is an on-line Video Conferencing tool - which is free to use as an attendee. We have prepared two non-technical guide on how to connect to a sessions a One Page - How to Join (download a copy here) and a Full Guide to Zoom (download a copy here) if you want to set up your own Zoom Account and manage meeetings using Zoom. If you requrie assistance please contact Hazel Smyth at web.nwyorkswi@yahoo.co.uk who will arrange a sutiable time to get you going.

Booking Procedure

Following the difficulties encountered by some members in paying via the bank when on-line banking is not available we will be offering the option via the Eventbrite platform(a secure ticket and payment system widely used and in use by other Federations) to book and pay with a credit/debit card on-line.

Eventbrite Bookings Method
Click the link within the course description below - you will be taken to the relevant Eventbrite course page where you can select the Tickets button which will then take you to the on-line payment page to enter :

  • Your Name
  • Your credit or debit card, togther with expiry date and CSC (no on back)
  • Your preference to hear direct about future North Yorkshire West Courses and or Other Eventbrite Courses
  • Eventbrite will by return send the login details via email for the course.

Any issues contact zoom.nwyorkswi@gmail.com. Note Eventbrite Bookings will close 1 hour before the start time - earlier booking is recommended.