Tuesday, 30 December 2014

Natland and Oxenholme W.I. Report

Natland and Oxenholme W.I. Held their first meeting since the November A.G.M.

Kirsten Cannon presided and 21 members attended.

Introduction was given for two new committee members Alison Hall - Register duties and Marley Hunter - Minutes Secretary.

Diana Dickinson reported on " An Afternoon of Christmas Entertainment" held in the Coronation Hall Ulverston, this included a flower demonstration depicting Christmas through the ages with poetry and prose, which proved very enjoyable.

The guest speaker for the evening was Jackie Huck who gave us a very entertaining recitation of poems, short stories and passages from her recent publication.

Joan Ratcliffe gave the vote of thanks in composed poetic rhyme, which was very fitting for the occasion.

The evening ended in festive mood with mulled wine, mince pies, and shortbread.

The monthly competition, best-wrapped Christmas parcel was won by Lynne Procter, with  Marjorie Horn second.  The parcels will be delivered to Riverside Home Kendal.

Next  meeting will be Wednesday January 21st (7.30pm) Terry Bond will give a talk on " Pendleton Witches"

Visitors welcome.

Marley Hunter