Tea Tasting

Thanks Kit for organising a great evening and what a fantastic turnout from the members. Why not join in the conversation on the Facebook page.  Click the link below.

Join in the chat on Facebook

We have been offered a 10% discount if you show your Hampton WI membership card in the Kingston T2 store.  Your card can be found on the front cover of this years voucher book, if you do not have one, speak to Lesley she may have some spares

T2 tea website

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Details for Tea on Wednesday

Tea tasting at T2 Kingston, please meet at the store at 6.15pm on Wednesday

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T2 in Kingston on Wednesday 22nd July at 18:15
Kingston Bentall Centre

Unit G17 
Kingston Upon ThamesKT1 1TP

Find out more at www.t2tea.com

We will finish about 19:15, you are then free to head off back home or join us for an evening drink/snack at one of Kingston’s riverside establishments!

There is no charge. Guests are welcome.
If you have put your name on the list and are no longer able to join us please contact Kit

kit.greenleaves@gmail.com or call/text Kit on 07813 332096

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Its A Party in a Garden

We checked with Michael Fish and its going to be dry !

Weather forecast

Bring a cardigan and a chair to

15 Chestnut Ave, Hampton TW12 2NY

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Tea Tasting at T2Tea in Kingston

We know you all love a cuppa, but do you know your Matcha from your Chai?

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Join us at T2 in Kingston on Wednesday 22nd July at 18:15 to explore the varied tastes of tea. Whether you like yours black or green, smoky or fruity, hot or chilled, Gaurav and his team will have something for you to try. They will talk us through different brews from around the globe, with plenty of tasting opportunities, recipes and possibly the chance to create your own Matcha blend.

Find out more at www.t2tea.com

We will finish about 19:15, you are then free to head off back home or join us for an evening drink/snack at one of Kingston’s riverside establishments!

There is no charge. Guests are welcome.
I need to give Gaurav an idea of numbers next week so, if you’d like to come, please email kit.greenleaves@gmail.com or call/text Kit on 07813 332096

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Weather Watch for the Garden Party

Tuesday 14th July at 7:30pm
Hosted by Janice Kemm,
15 Chestnut Ave, Hampton TW12 2NYWeather

Tomorrow evening is our Garden Party, we need to pray to the weather gods to keep the rain away its currently looking OK ish so lets keep our fingers crossed.

It will take place come rain or shine and we have a second venue should it rain.  Bring a garden chair if the weather is good.

We will make a final decision on the venue at 4 pm tomorrow and publish here.  And we will have notices at each venue in case you end
up at the wrong one.

Wet weather venue
1 Gresham Road Hampton TW12 3RB

Centenary Craft Competition


Don’t forget we are judging the Competition so bring along your entry

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Centenary Competition to be Judged at the Garden Party

Don’t forget to bring your entry for the Centenary Competition to the Summer Garden Party.  Here is a reminder of the rules

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July Centenary Competition  – 1915 – 2015

We encourage all our members to enter something that you have made. It could be in the form of knitting, cross stitch, baking, stitching, photo album, card making, candle making anything at all, and any size. Let those creative minds be free.

Competition Rules:

The item entered for the competition must have been made by the WI member.

It needs to have one of the following on it somewhere

WI 1915 – 2015

WI Centenary 2015

WI 100

All entries will receive a special acknowledgement for entering this competition and the winner will receive the latest WI Centenary cookbook.

Centenary Cook book

All items entered will need to be available to show for the July garden party, if you are unable to attend, please see Suriya if you wish to still enter. All members are encouraged to enter.  Any questions please see Suriya 07956 514 997

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Events this weekend 4th & 5th July

Its a busy weekend ahead.

City Gardens Walk

I hope those who are joining  us are looking forward to the tour of City Gardens with John Garrod it promises to be a great day out.

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We will meet on the steps outside St Pauls Cathedral at 10.30am on Saturday 4th July, We will break for lunch at the Barbican where there is café restaurant or if you prefer you can bring your own pack lunch

Classics on the Green

Sunday 5 July 2015 from 11am to 4pm, Gander Green, Hampton

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We have a small stand at this event where we will promote the WI and sell second hand books & CDs to raise some additional funds.  If you have any books or CDs to donate please drop them into Kit, she will have a collection box in here front drive  this week (1 Gresham Road) or you can drop then to the stall on the day.  If you can spare and hour or so on the stall that would be great so just pop along.

Wanted – Jars for Jams and Chutneys

Finally, Lesley is in Jam & Chutney making mood but need jars to put them in so please start collecting.  Lesley will also take any spare fruit you may have, soft fruits for jam and apples and pears for chutneys along with tomatoes green or red.

If you email thehamptonwi@gmail.com Lesley will be in touch to arrange collection.

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Correct Date for the Garden Party is 14th July

Hello Ladies

I made an error in the date for the Garden Party we will meet as usual on the second Tuesday in the month on 14th July (and not the 7th as I put on the leaflet)

Summer Garden Party

Tuesday 14th July at 7:30pm

Hosted by Janice Kemm,
15 Chestnut Ave, Hampton TW12 2NY

Wet weather venue
1 Gresham Road Hampton TW12 3RB

Please leave a reply to let us know if you can come.

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Tuesday 9th June Meeting

DSCN1943 (2)I am very excited about Tuesdays meeting as we have John Garrod giving us a presentation of the secret gardens of the City of London.  The talk is precursor to our planned outing to see the gardens for real on July 4th. we hope lots of you can join us.

Get Baking  – Saturday is the annual Hampton Carnival held on the green.  We have a stall which this year will be dedicated to edibles so we need plenty of cakes and jam to sell.  This is one of our main fundraising events and helps us raise funds so we can book better speakers and guests.  Last year we one the Best Stand lets see if we can do it again this year.Fairy Cakes

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Middlesex Newsletter – June

Please click the front page to read the Middlesex Newsletter for June.

Thanks Lesley for our Contribution.

MFNews June15

 

 

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