Community

Charlbury WI

Charlbury's thriving WI comprises a group of women of all ages.  Our get togethers are informal and entertaining, and our monthly programme provides something of interest for everyone.  Of course, being the WI, we always treat ourselves to coffee, tea and delicious home-made cake during the evening!

Charlbury WI is part of the Oxfordshire Federation of Women’s Institutes, 5 Court Farm Barns, Medcroft Road, Tackley, Oxfordshire OX5 3AL (https://www.oxfordshirewi.co.uk)

WI Annual Subscription:  Annual membership, currently £44 per annum, runs from April to March each year.  Pro rata membership fees from July 2022 to March 2023 is £33.  

Interested? To learn more about who we are and what we do, and to join a taster session or two with us, email Miriam Evans, president, at  charlburywi@oxfordshirewi.co.uk

Forthcoming meetings are listed on the Events page of the Charlbury website, and can also be found on social media:  

Facebook: @CharlburyWI    https://www.facebook.com/CharlburyWI

Twitter:      @CharlburyWI    https://twitter.com/CharlburyWI

Instagram: @CharlburyWI   https://www.instagram.com/charlburywi

Future Meetings: 

Wednesday, 17th August - Memorial Hall, Charlbury at 7.30pm

Monuments in the Landscape - a talk by Jo Murphy

Other Activities for Members:

WI Book Club:

Next meeting: Monday, 22nd August at 7.15pm.   Book being discussed is: Murders at the Winterbottom Women's Institute by Gina Kirkham

Craft and Cuppa at Charlbury Bowls Club: 

Third Saturday of the month from 10.30am to 12.30pm.  Bring along whatever you're working on and join other members for a chat over a cuppa. Member not crafting?  Come anyway and chat and have a cuppa and biscuits and cakes. Sessions cost £3 per person including refreshments.

Town Stroll:

Mondays and Fridays at 12.30pm. Meet by the fountain on the Playing Close, opposite the Coop. Join other members for a 30 - 45 minute stroll around town.

Walks:

Next walk - Circular walk from Crawley to Minster Lovell - date TBC 

Open to All:

Yack & Yarn -  Ye Olde Three Horseshoes, Sheep Street, Charlbury

Charlbury WI started a Y&Y group in September 2014.  The group is now meeting on the first Wednesday of the month. This is an open group, you do not need to be a WI member to join in. All crafters are welcome to bring along any project that they have on the go and have a drink and chat as they stitch, sew, spin, knit or crochet! Need a little help on a project? Someone in the group will be able to offer practical advice. 

WI Committee Members 2022 / 2023

Miriam Evans - President

Jo Murphy - Treasurer & MCS Rep

Heather Hill - Secretary

Hetty Shepherd - E News

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