Our next meeting: April
March 28, 2024

Our next meeting is our annual meeting, when a new committee are elected and we’d love some new volunteers! We’ll also be having a social, and look forward to everyone coming along for a a bite to […]

March 2024: Stringalong!
March 19, 2024

This month we were creating jewellery from an exciting selection of beads and bits. We had colour, we had sparkle, we made bracelets, we made earrings. We had biscuits, we had wine, we had fun! With thanks […]

February 2024: Natalie Nattering
February 7, 2024

Our February meeting was a lovely, gentle exploration of poetry and life, led by Natalie. A poet herself – her book can be purchased from her website – she read a selection of her poems, talked about […]

January 2024 meeting
February 7, 2024

For our January meeting we had a chair yoga session with Alice, an Iyengar teacher: you can see more about her at It was a very good session, stretching backs, necks, arms and shoulders to ease […]

N1WI Christmas Social
December 1, 2023

Our Christmas social was a festive treat! Thank you to everyone for making it a special evening. We were visited by Sankta Lucia as 13 December is her saint’s day in Sweden, when she visits, dressed in […]

November 5, 2023

We had a lovely evening making and decorating Christmas trees, courtesy of Sarah. Very simple, but very effective, and I managed to do it without gluing myself to the table. It was great fun, with every tree […]

October meeting
November 4, 2023

Our October meeting focused on climate change, but keeping it fun with games: snakes and ladders, and climate change bingo. Left that tap running? Down the snake you go; a hippo in your cistern – then up […]

September meeting
September 30, 2023

We all had such a treat for our September meeting! Lesley showed us how to make two kinds of pastry – a shortcrust that she uses for savoury quiches and a sweet pastry – and brought a […]

August meeting
September 7, 2023

For our August meeting we had a very light-hearted quiz, with questions carefully curated by Joan to make sure there was a subject for everyone. We all learned some interesting facts from the questions we couldn’t answer […]

November 2022 – Christmas Crafting
October 25, 2022

It’s a well established tradition at N1WI that our November meeting is dedicated to Christmas Crafting. This year’s main craft will be Christmas Crackers. November’s meeting is always well received and popular, we welcome visitors to this active […]

October 2022 – Autumn Festivals
October 25, 2022

This month’s meeting is all about Autumn and October festivals around the world. The committee have been plugging away researching information and activities on a different Autumn Festivals that takes places somewhere. I hope that when we are together and learning about […]

August 2022 – Tree Musketeers
October 25, 2022

The planned out-of-hall meeting for August is a guided tour of by Christine of the Hackney Tree Nursery followed by a talk about the work of the Tree Musketeers, a group of volunteers who plant and care for […]

July 2022 – Trivia Games
October 25, 2022

July’s Meeting is a members request trivia board games meeting, we will have millennium Trivial Pursuit, and food and drink. We look forward to you joining us. Meeting Details: When: 26th July Where: St. James’ Hall, Packington Street […]

June 2022 – Midsummer Celebration
October 25, 2022

Swedish Midsummer Celebration, food demonstration and practical June’s Meeting is a chance to experience a small part of Scandinavia’s Midsummer celebrations with a demonstration and a practical of a Smörgåstårta. Amongst the sill (pickled herring), gradvadlax and […]

May 2022 – Jubilee Celebration
October 25, 2022

May’s meeting is all about celebration and social. We are catering a Jubilee themed tea with a Competition and a Quiz. Will all prizes be won by the same item? or will it turn out that we have […]

January 2022 – Dance Class
October 25, 2022

We are very excited about our January meeting. A professional dance teacher, Sandy will be joining us to shake out our January Blues and get us moving for the new year. The meeting will be taking place […]

November 2021 – Christmas Crafting
October 25, 2022

There will be the traditional Christmas craft meeting on Tuesday. We will be making Christmas wreaths and boxes. The meeting starts at 7 at the hall.   Meeting Details: When: 30th November Start: 7pm Where: St. James’ […]

August 2021 – Park Outing
October 25, 2022

Our August meeting will be outside as normal and this year we have decided to spread our wings to Clissold Park, it’s easily accessed by public transport and provides plenty of space to mingle freely. We will […]

July 2021 – Indoor Picnic
October 25, 2022

I would like to invite you all to an indoor picnic on 27 July to be held in our hall. Please bring yourselves to the 27 July meeting. We will provide the food and some soft drinks […]

June 2021 – Annual Meeting
October 25, 2022

June’s sees us have our annual meeting. We will go through last year’s meetings, events and finances. The current committee are all standing down so a vote will have to take place. A representative from Middlesex Federation […]

May 2021 – Surrealism and Women
October 25, 2022

Leave your rational mind behind and come and get the creative juices flowing in a night of surrealist fun! You will be led through a series of exciting and interactive activities, no previous art experience necessary. Wendy Paton […]

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