2013 – 2016

2016 Programme

January 19th – Mindfulness workshop with Sunetri

February 16th – Floor based circus skills with Eddie Konig from Cambridge Community Circus

March 15th – Annual General Meeting and 2016 Bake Off

April 19th – First aid workshop with Steve Murrow, paramedic and life support trainer.

May 17th – The work of Cambridge City Foodbank Barbara Kettell (with a collection)

June 21st – The Rocking Raw Chef! Raw food cooking demo and Q&A

July 19th – Hedgehog Hospital (Shepreth Wildlife Conservation Trust) Looking out for our
native hedgehogs with (hopefully) a prickly visitor!

August 16th – Summer social event? (tbc)

September 20th – Arty Farty Tea Party! With Ruth and Jo.

October 18th – Transition Cambridge-cooking with leftovers demo & avoiding food waste tips with Ann Mitchell

November 15th – Skillshare evening – come and learn a new practical skill and socialise

December 20th – Christmas party

Extra events

January 26th: Cambridge University, Institute of Astronomy visit* (fundraiser)

March 5th: WOW Festival (Women of the World) – come and help on our stall at this fantastic event! (fundraiser)

March (TBC): Lampshade making workshop evening with Julie Miles from Escape and Create* (Ladybirds members only)

April 9th (TBC): Spring Swishing event (fundraiser)

June 4th: Strawberry Fair – come and help on our stall at this fantastic event! (fundraiser)

July 22nd-25th: Tea and Tents* (WI camping festival) (WI members only)

August 16th (TBC): Summer social event? Cambridge Ghost Tour*

August 27th-29th: Fenland Fair – entries for craft/cookery and WI competitions (Ladybirds members only)


15 December 2015 – Christmas social

17 November 2015 – Christmas craft workshop

20 October 2015 – ‘Inspiring and Empowering Women’

15 September 2015 – ‘Organ Donation’ with BTS Nurse Heidi Kiely. Come and hear why our current national campaign is so important to the WI and how it works locally.

18 August 2015 – ‘Bikes and Beer’   Bike maintenance workshop run by Simon Tait with a cycle to local pub.

21 July 2015 –  ‘Introduction to Yoga’  with Rosanna Gordon. Bring a mat to take part, or watch if you prefer

16 June 2015 – ‘Life in the beehive’

19 May 2015 – ‘Self defence workshop’  with Jeanette Moser. Stay safe and gain confidence.

21 April 2015  AGM and annual ‘Bake off’ competition

17 March 2015 –  ‘History of chocolate’

17 February 2015 – ‘Women’s fashions of 1915’

20 January 2015 – ‘One persons weed is another person’s medicine’


December 2014: Christmas social

November 2014: Needle felting – A chance to make something seasonal out of felted wool

21 October 2014: Wild food foraging

16 September 2014: Wild ladybirds

19 August 2014: Pimms & Puddings social

15 July 2014: Wonderful wool

17 June 2014: Colour analysis

20 May 2014: Interactive a cappella singing

15 April 2014: Cambridge Sustainable Food Network

18 March 2014: Lotions and potions

18 February 2014: Belly dancing

21 January 2014: Flower arranging


17 December 2013: Meet and greet session

26 November 2013: Lace making