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NESTON RIVERSIDE W.I.
NEWSLETTER NO 78
Wednesday 18th October 2017
nestonriversidewi.co.uk

ILLNESS - Please see Julie or any member of the committee if you know of any of our members who may need our support.

NEWSLETTER – A reminder that the newsletter can always be found on the website. It is very easy to access. Anyone wanting help is welcome to see Philippa.

COMMITTEE MEETING – All members are welcome to come to committee meetings to see what goes on. The next committee meeting will be on the November 9th in the Church Hall at 7.30. We would be delighted to see interested/curious members.

CHARLES THOMPSON MISSION –Please continue to bring in items for the backpacks:
razor blades, small shaving foam, hats, gloves, scarves, small torches, snacks, e.g. cereal bars, body sprays, travel Tampax/pads, dry shampoo, small packs of tissues, wet wipes
Items with a long use-by date please.
Also good quality toys for any age.

PREVIOUSLY:

CATHEDRAL VISIT – We had a really interesting guided tour of this beautiful building and a wander round the huge crypt, admiring the scale of the building but glad that the design had been changed for something smaller and more modern.

Riverside Ramblers- Thanks to Lyn for organising a lovely walk with a good lunch at the end of it!

LITTLE ACTORS –Members voted £400 to be donated to the group. A cheque will soon be handed over. Thank you

UPCOMING EVENTS:

SILK MUSEUM – 26TH October. Coach 9 am from the Royal Oak

CRAFT TASTER DAY – Saturday 11th November to make Christmas cards and Christmas decorations. There may be a small charge for materials and we can order lunch on the day from Little Neston 'butty shop'.You needn't stay for the whole day it's fine to drop in for a while and see what's on offer. You don't need to be super arty but maybe a bit crafty!

REMEMBRANCE DAY WALK – Sunday 12th November leaving the British Legion at 2.30 for a service at the church at 3pm. Wreath laying at 4pm. All members welcome.

SOUTH WIRRAL GROUP - 24th November at Gladstone Village Hall, Burton 7.30pm. Entertainment by the singers “Western Approaches.” £4 a ticket. These are always good evenings so give it a go.

CAROL CONCERT – 6th December at Chester Cathedral

Christmas at Whitefriars...Friday 8th and Saturday 9th December. Details in your Cheshire News.

December Meeting..we have organised a buffet supper so please don't have any tea! We will be singing Carols and would like members to bring their favourite Christmas poems or readings to share on the night. It's an opportunity to wear some festive glitz!

North West Cancer Research are holding a fund raising Christmas Bazaar on Wednesday November 1st at Thornton Manor. Tickets £4 9.30-3pm


GROUPS:

RIVERSIDE DINERS - 13th December, The Wheatsheaf Ness at 7.30pm. 3 courses £11.95. A deposit will be collected in October.
Sue is also organising a meal at The Ship in Parkgate on Tuesday 21st November. Please sign the board tonight,


RIVERSIDE READERS – The next meeting of the book club is on Monday 6th November at Pauline's home. New members always welcome.

RIVERSIDE CLICKERS – Our next meeting is on Thursday 12th October at 2pm at Net’s Cafe.

CREATIVE WRITERS – Next meeting 6th November at Pauline’s house. New members are always welcome.

RIVERSIDE THEATRE GROUP – Wednesday 8th November. A Judgement in Stone by Ruth Rendell, £25. Please pay as soon as possible.


SALES TABLE – The theme for November will be 'Christmas is Coming'.

November Meeting: Annual Meeting followed by a social gathering.
Teas – Judy Hadley and Patricia Hall

DATES FOR YOUR DIARIES:

RIVERSIDE CLICKERS – 12.10.17
RIVERSIDE READERS – 6.11.17
SILK MUSEUM-26.10.17
RIVERSIDE DINERS – 13.12.17
Riverside Diners-21.11.17
COMMITTEE MEETING –9.11.17
RIVERSIDE THEATRE GROUP 8.11.17
South Wirral Group – 24.11.17
CAROL CONCERT – 6.12.17
Christmas at Whitefriars 8/9.12.17