Author Archives: Colleen

Rural Woman of the Year

Rural Woman of the Year

Sandy Robley of  Sunset Farm was named the Rural Woman of the Year at a South Vancouver Island District Women’s Institute event on Friday. Members of the Salt Spring Island Women’s Institute hosted a special luncheon in the United Church basement in Robley’s honour with District President Donna Jack, District Agricultural Convener Jessie Anderson andContinue Reading

Tribute to BCWI

  I thought you might enjoy this tribute to the BCWI. It was a speech given by Katrine Conroy in the Legislature for this year’s Women’s Institute Week. This week is also Women’s Institute Week and will be celebrated across Canada. The organization is summed up in the words “Women interested, informed and involved inContinue Reading

Change in AGM Venue

Change in AGM Venue

BC Women’s Institute changed the venue for the Annual General Meeting.  The BC Women’s Institute Annual General Meeting To Be Held at Saanichton Bible Fellowship Hall 2159 Mt Newton Cross Road Saanichton BC View Larger Map Monday June 11 2012 at 1:00PM – 4:00PM REGISTRATION FEE- $10 PER MEMBER CONTACT BETTY AT THE PROVINCIAL OFFICEContinue Reading

Treasures From The Past

Treasures From The Past

Treasures From the Past Silent Auction to be held June 11, 2012 1 pm to 4 pm at the British Columbia Women’s Institute Annual General Meeting Saanichton Bible Fellowship Hall 2159 Mount Newton Cross Rd Saanichton, BC   The history Committee has put together an assortment of highly collectable Women’s Institute items for this auction.Continue Reading

WI Members Dance Women Walk The World

  Women In a Quandry The members of Royal Oak and Colwood Women’s Institute were in a quandary.  How do we support our two favourite activities on April 29, 2012? Many of the members of both branches are Square Dancers as well as WI members. “Walk” Across Canada April 29, 2012 the WI members wereContinue Reading

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