Clubs & Events

Have a look down the clubs to see what interests you!  All clubs are up to date so keep checking back for updates.

Clubs are a great way to meet other WI members and share a common interest.


Adventure Club our newest club will be meeting for a Kayaking lesson on Wednesday 12th July 7.00pm— 8.30pm at Salford Watersports Centre. If you’d like to take part, please pay £10 at June’s meeting.




Choir Every Monday at Flixton Girls’ School £15 per month by Direct Debit. New members welcome!



bookclub-logoBook Club Third Tuesday of the month 7.30 pm at the Bird I’th’Hand Pub.
Books for the coming months are: 
June:  The Trouble with Sheep & Goats By Joanna Cannon.*

June:  The Muse by Jessie Burton,
Do come along on the Tuesday’s even if you’ve not read the book, we have a very ‘social’ evening!

*Joanna Cannon, the author of the Trouble with Sheep & Goats will be at Urmston Library on 15th June. If you are interested in attending then please speak to Pam Hartley.


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Craft Club Last Wednesday of the month 7 – 9pm at Lily’s Eden Square. Bring along your current project or ask about learning to knit or crochet.  Tea & cake usually eaten as well!!






Cinema Club Next Cinema trip to be announced




Darts Club Going from strength to strength, darts club continues to meet on the 2nd and 4th Tuesday of the month upstairs at the Bird i’th Hand at 7pm.






Curry Club next meal to be confirmed.





Afternoon Tea Club The next afternoon tea will be at Craft & Coffee on Church Road on Thursday 6th July 7pm—9pm. The cost is £9 for the afternoon tea plus £6 if you want to do a craft activity, ie paint a small pot/letter. A £5 deposit will be taken at the next meeting. . Family & friends are welcome (ladies only), but places are limited as this is a small venue





Gin Club Next Gin Club to be announced



Cobolt_magenta_and_lime_watercolour_print_emily_green_the_block_2Watercolour Group Not a WI group but run by member Chris. Second Wednesday of the month 2 pm at St Michael’s Croft.

Afternoon Arts & Crafts Meeting run by Christine Hooper held the last Wednesday of each month 2pm—4pm at The Croft, St Michaels Church.  £2.00 per attendee to cover room hire costs. Members are invited to bring along their current projects to work on, have a brew & a chat. Please see Christine for more information. WI Members only





Walking Club – Needs a leader!  Can you help?



Other events you might be interested in:

Veggie Cookery Courses We will be holding a couple of vegetarian cookery courses at the Vegetarian Society in Altrincham on Monday 19th June and Monday 26th June, 6.15 till 8.45. These courses are free however, we do ask for a £5 deposit. will be refunded if you attend the event.

PRIDE takes place on the August Bank Holiday weekend. We currently have 5 members of Social Lites taking part. If you wish to be involved please speak to Emma at the next meeting.

Camping There is one ticket available for the Lytham St Anne’s camping weekend Tea and Tents on 23rd-25th June. The cost of the ticket is £20. Please see Caroline if you are interested in joining the other members of social lites who are going along

Walking Weekend in Coniston,  28th Sept—1st Oct 2018—if you are interested in attending this weekend, please contact Vicky for more information at or via facebook.

Cheshire Show, 20th-21st June at Tabley Showground—tickets are available via WI or direct from Cheshire Show website.