Programme 2020

January 14th
Kit’s Quiz
Back by popular request-get those brain cells going again after Christmas!

February 11th
Jam Yesterday Jam Tomorrow
A talk based on research done for this interesting project, focussing on the Market Garden heritage of Hampton & surrounding areas.

March 10th
Laughter Wellness!
Nargis is a Cranial Osteopath in Teddington who leads these groups to help us relax,
de-stress & improve our well being. Ahhh!

April 14th
Craft evening with Linda
Linda runs local crafts & skills workshops where people can learn & socialise in a fun & relaxed environment. How could we refuse?

May 12th
If You’re Not Sure, Don’t Open The Door!
Nigel & Ranjeev from LB Richmond Fair Trading Dept will tell us a little of their work & help us fend off doorstep & on-line scammers & rip off merchants of all sorts.

June 9th
Jacqui’s Snappy Treasure Hunt
Bring your phone or camera & be prepared to hunt around outside for the best photos. Oh please let it be a nice evening!

July 14th
Summmer Soiree

August No Meeting

September 8th
Canine Partners
Tonight we welcome Deborah from this wonderful charity which trains assistance dogs for people with physical disabilities. If we are really lucky she will be able to bring a dog with her.

October 13th
Shepperton Wigs
Joanne & Linda-wig makers extraordinaire! They make ‘anything hairy’ for TV & stage shows & films but also help those of us who suffer serious illness too.

November 10th
Tassel making with Kit
And what you do with them is entirely up to you!!

December 8th
St Mary’s Church Teddington Hand Bells
Enjoy a mince pie or three, relax, listen & have a try if the mood takes you


Meetings are held on the 2nd Tuesday of every month (excluding August) at 7:30pm until 9:30pm

Jan 8th – Quiz evening

Feb 12th-Museum of Richmond in 30 objects- Vicky McGrath.
Vicky works at our wonderful museum & will give us a snapshot of the interesting collection it holds.

March 12th-Hedgehogs-Sue Kidger.
Sue is back again by popular request.

April 9th-The Art of Dowsing-Keith Harmon.
Keith is an eminent local dowser who gives talks all over the UK & in America. He will bring dowsing rods for us all to try & give us an entertaining insight into this amazing art. You’ll be surprised!

May 14th-The Necropolis Railway-John Clarke.
This talk comes highly recommended by one of our members & it sounds really good. Why don’t we all know about this railway?

June 11th – Craft Evening-Kit & Mandy.

July 9th– Summer Soiree & Race Night-Pat, Linda & Jackie.
Be ready to participate in this evening of fun!

August 13th-No meeting.

Sept 10th – Jo from The Cake Box in Hampton returns for another evening of delights.

Oct 8th-So You Think You Know Richmond Borough?-Jane –Richmond Heritage Guide.
Jane is an entertaining speaker who will take us on a gallop from one end of the borough to the other without moving from our chairs!

Nov 12th-AM, 8th Birthday. Zumba Gold –Tara Teeling-Charles.
Tara is an experienced teacher who enjoys teaching this slowed down version for those of us who are ourselves slowed down versions! It’s great fun & nobody cares if you go wrong-in fact it’s expected! Put on your dancing shoes-well trainers or such like & have a laugh.

Dec 10th We are hoping for Skiffle Band,  Mamma Don’t Allow
But not booked yet. Please look out for details later!


Meetings are held on the 2nd Tuesday of every month (excluding August) at 7:30pm until 9:30pm

January – Quiz and social
February – Line dancing with Pauline
March – Chocolate demonstration and tasting
April – Garden design, tips and ideas for a small garden
May – To be advised
June – The history of kitchen and appliances
July – Summer party
August – No meeting
September – Kay Spreakman – pole2pole Nordic walking
October – Furniture Paintng with Jane Warnick of Sheldon Paints
November – Annual meeting follored by VocalTonix with Shelle Luscombe
December – Christmas evening Making a floral decoration with Ann Pannett


10th January     New Year Quiz Night
27th January       Inaugural meeting of Hampton Daytime WI, 13:00 at Lindon Hall
14th February    Legs and Co. Memories of Top of the Pops, learn a few dance moves too!
14th March         Nicci Pugh – ‘White Ship, Red Crosses’. Military Nurse turned author recalls her time aboard the hospital ship during the Falklands conflict.
11th April            Kempton Steam Railway Society.
9th May                History & Making of Knickers with Carol Ransom.
13th June              Art Journaling with Kit Greenleaves + Hobby Swish
11th July               Summer Soiree & Balloon Entertainer!
August                  No meeting
12th September  Paper Crafting with Suriya Goodlett
10th October       The world of Film and Theatre Casting
14th November  Annual Meeting
12th December  Christmas Party – The Magician returns!!!!


12th January – Quiz Night
9th February – Creative Quilting, A talk and ‘shop’
8th March – Speed Crafting
12th April – The Mad Hatter – The history off hats and millinery
10th May – Tai Chi
14th June – The History of Punch and Judy
12th July – Strawberry & Pims plus Philip Greenleaves performing ‘A Chip in the Sugar’
9th August – Summer Break
13th September – A history of photography at The Times – Paul Sanders
11th October – Sing for Fun, Jennifer will teach us to sing like angels!
8th November – AGM and Bead demonstration  Make a bead Angel
8th December – Christmas Evening inc Vegetable Carving


Monday 28th November Christmas supper outing to The Jolly Coopers

Sunday 4th December Hampton Christmas Lighting Up

Sunday 11th December Hampton Christmas Sunday Market.

Tuesday 13th December Christmas Vegetable Carving, with wine and mince pies!December 8th – Christmas Party with Magician


Other Dates
11th June – Hampton Carnival  (Stall)
December 2016 – Light-Up Hampton, Christmas Stall 

Meetings are held on the 2nd Tuesday of every month (excluding August) at 7:30pm until 9:30pm


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