The WI Calendar

Why not come along to our next meeting, you can pay on the door and do not have to subscribe to membership. Come when you want and you will be more than welcome.

Meetings start at 7.30pm, the third Thursday of every month.

For further information email the Secretary.

Nel Whatmore “Art for Living.

January 19th

Nel Whatmore “Art for Living".

Nel has been a professional artist for over thirty years and is fascinated by the positive effect the arts and colour in particular have on our everyday lives and the environments we live and work in.

You can find more examples and Nel's work on her website.

Joanne Aston - Shackleton’s Stowaways.

February 16th

Joanne Aston - Shackleton’s Stowaways.

Unintended guests on Shackleton’s Antarctic expedition.

A History of Sherburn Airfield and Current Operations.

March 16th

A history of Sherburn Airfield and Current Operations

with Robert McLaughlin (Company Secretary / Community Liaison Director - Sherburn Aero Club).

Sherburn Aero Club website.

Rhubarb, Royalty and the Rings of Saturn.

April 20th

Rhubarb, Royalty and the Rings of Saturn.

Rhubarb, Royalty and the Rings of Saturn - The story of the B1222? I am intrigued. David Lewis will reveal all.

Coronation Tea and Cake, Monday May 8th, 2023.

Monday May 8th

Coronation Tea and Cake.

The WI is inviting the whole community to a tea and cake celebration for the King's coronation.

Cherry Waters - Re-wilding.

May 18th

Cherry Waters: Re-wilding.

Cherry will be talking about the Parish Council's new verge rewilding project (why, where, how) followed by a fun practical session making signs to tell the rest of the village about it.


June 15th


PC Liam Carter from North Yorkshire Police’s Cybercrime Unit will talk about keeping online accounts (such as emails) safe, and how to spot scam emails and text messages.

Buns and Banter.

July 20th

Buns and Banter!

Meet up for a lively get together, a cuppa, light snack and a chat. Venue to be confirmed.

Craig Storton -Wildlife Photography.

August 17th

Wildlife Photography.

The talented photographer, Craig Storton, is coming to talk about his passion for taking pictures of wildlife. Check out his fabulous work on Instagram.

Celebration Cheeses.

September 21st

Celebration Cheeses

Rachel Cheshire is a cheese architect, who collaborates with the finest producers, using their materials to design and build extraordinary cheese centrepieces. Best of all Rachel will be bringing some delicious samples to try.

Celebration Cheeses.

The Thack and We are Sherburn.

October 19th

The Thack and We are Sherburn.

Two presentations in one evening:
Simon Tombs from the Thack and Clare Thornton from 'We are Sherburn', a group that aims to connect business with the community.

Annual Meeting & Xmas Craft Session.

November 16th

Xmas Craft Session and Annual Meeting.

Christmas Special.

December 21st

Christmas Special.

Of course there's going to be wine!