Monthly Meetings

Dates for your diary

South Petherton WI meetings are held at The Blake Hall, Market Square in South Petherton and start at 7:30pm.


​​​​​​Visitors are very welcome to our monthly meetings. There is a small charge of £4 per visitor. You can attend three meetings as a visitor and we then ask that you decide whether or not you wish to join South Petherton WI - we very much hope you decide to join our wonderful group.


Monday 12th August 2019 – the August meeting is organised by the branch members. One of the members will be giving an illustrated talk on South Petherton in the 1950s.
During the evening there will be a trade table selling a member's handmade jewellery.


Monday 9th September – Sue Footner
The Work of the Mercy Ships Competitions:
Make your own model ship (any junk materials)
Bloom of the month 


Monday 13th October – Emma Duke The Lost Coast of Somerset
The lost coast of Somerset, smugglers, oak and sea glass 

Competitions: 

A coastal picture/photo
Bloom of the month

Monday 11th November – Vicky Straker
The Life & Times of Dorothy Peel OBE Vicky’s g-g-grandmother was in charge of rationing during WWI
Competitions:
Your favourite rationing recipe (written) Bloom of the month


Monday 9th December
Christmas Party at Frogmary Green Farm
Competition:
Gift wrap a box for Christmas (as fancy as you like, but no contents necessary) 


Monday 13th January
What is it? Where is it? Who is it?   -

A mystery quiz 

Competition: 

Bloom of the month

Monday 10th February – Richard Kay The 10 Commandments for an Auctioneer - Anecdotes, reminiscences & curiosities from 33 years in the auction world
Competitions:
An item bought at auction
Bloom of the month

Monday 9th March – Steve Harrison Quiz Night
Competition:
Bloom of the month

Tuesday 14th April – Anne Brunton Married to the Army (donations to SSAFA)
Competition:
A small floral arrangement in a tea cup 


Monday 13th May
Annual General Meeting