Penwortham Women’s Institute


Monthly meetings held the fourth Thursday commencing 7.30pm.

Penwortham Community Centre, Kingsfold Drive, Penwortham, Preston


26th January  _ Travel round Australia in a qurky car – Peta Allingham


23rd February  – Tax Car and Toy Boys – Michael Southworth


23rd March      – Belly Dancing – style and costumes – Sarah Garrish


27th April        –  Artistry in Glass – Cath Rae


25th May         –  Preston in World War Two – Steve Williams


22nd June          – The Art of Origami – Stephen Watson


July                    –  Annual Summer Outing


24th August         – Memories of a Night Club Singer – Tom Boyd


21st September  –  Birthday Party- Entertainment – Senior Moments “Musical Mayhem”


26th October        –  ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING


23RD November  – Demonstration of Christmas Decorations – May Gillet


14th December  – Not a Bray Goes By – John Stirling – Memories of a life in show business, and the rest.

The first meeting in 2018 will be on January 25th.


Jan: Small souvenir from a holiday . Feb An old coin or bank note. March: A silk scarf. April: A glass animal or bird.  May: A world war two souvenir. June: An item made from paper. August: A piece of sheet music Sept: An old photograph. Nov: Arrangement of garden material in a cup.  Dec: A memento from show business.


Other important dates for your diary.

Spring Council Meeting – Wednesday 8th March 2017 – Southport

NFWI. AGM. – Wednesady 7th June 2017 – Echo Arena, Liverpool.

County Show Garstang – Wednesday & Thursday 27th & 28th September.


Please Note

Federation Events are open to W.I. members only.
Penwortham W.I. events, unless otherwise stated, are held at Penwortham Community Centre and visitors are welcome to attend

Additional Activities

In addition to our regular monthly programme, we offer:-

Craft Groups – Cardmaking, Painting with watercolour.
Meat & Eat – Monthly Lunch @ Various venues
Natter and ? – Monthly get together for tea and conversation
Bee Friendly – Gardening Group
Theatre Visits
Social Events