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Greener Brockenhurst Inspiration Day

Today Brockenhurst WI had a stall at Greener Brockenhurst Inspiration Day. This featured a series of events and activities to help us slow down and appreciate the wonders of nature around us and to inspire and motivate us to lead a more sustainable life. Brockenhurst WI put our heads together to see what sustainable ideas we could come up with and what we already do … Continue reading Greener Brockenhurst Inspiration Day

Easter Renewal Project

Brockenhurst WI members took part in a lockdown craft project with the theme of Renewal. The group’s craft ladies decided to get busy and individually produce something bright and cheerful leading everyone towards Spring and Easter. A4 panels were displayed in the Parish Council window in Brookleys Road Knitted or crochet squares were stitched together and used to decorate giant Easter Eggs that were placed … Continue reading Easter Renewal Project

Craft Group Meetings

Our next meeting is on Thursday 23rd September at Corinne’s house at 2pm. Please bring your cooked models to paint/varnish, plus a thin paint brush, Corinne has the paint.  At this meeting, the group show will also be discussed/worked on. The following meeting will be on Friday 8th October. We will be deconstructing our Easter balloons and hopefully turning them in to blankets. This will … Continue reading Craft Group Meetings

September Walk and Meet-Up

Our September walk and meeting-up is on Wednesday 29th September. Meet at Beechern Wood car park, just off the Rhinefield Road, Brockenhurst for a 10am start. We will walk around the short loop which is around a mile long. We will walk at gentle pace to suit all. This walk will be on a mixture of surfaces, including grass and gravel tracks. It passes through … Continue reading September Walk and Meet-Up

September Meeting and Press Report

September has already been a busy month for us! We helped serve refreshments at the weekend for the Needlework Fiesta.  Members baked beautiful cakes and scones. On the evening of 13th September, we had our first in person meeting since March 2020! It was lovely to see a big turn-out and to catch up with each other. Our president Elaine welcomed 6 visitors. We had … Continue reading September Meeting and Press Report

August Newsletter from our President Elaine

We managed to salvage our summer outing which had to be cancelled, by meeting up on the Forest instead. A very chilly but happy couple of hours with our own drinks and snacks. Carole Blaylock has kindly agreed to run the craft group. She has invited those who are interested to a meeting at her house on Thursday 19th August at 3.30pm for a general … Continue reading August Newsletter from our President Elaine