Media Room - 2016

Women's Institutes in the News

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December 2016

Warm thanks from Strabane - Dec 22/17

Erland Lee Museum holds gingerbread Christmas program - Dec 20/16

The key to the Hall - Dec 15/17

Trillium grant guides Erland Lee Museum into the future - Dec 13/16

Weaving warmth - Dec 9/16

November 2016

County receives two considerable donations - Nov 22/16

Donation to CKHA - Nov 17/16

Annual Women's Day takes over Mono Centre - Nov 10/16

Historical Society to tackle Erland Lee Museum - Nov 9/16

Renfrew fair board salutes special volunteers - Nov 8/16

Womens' groups artifacts boost online regional library collection - Nov 5/16

Members of Bervie Women's Institute honoured - Nov 5/16

Bruce County Museum and Cultural Centre makes Women's Institute inventory available online - Nov 1/16

October 2016

Woodland Springs WI celebrates 25 years of giving back to the community - Oct 18/16

Bervie WI Member Mildred Griffith presented 70-year pin - Oct 18/16 

Women's Institute launches 'Bra Amnesty' - Oct 10/16 

Laying the groundwork for a new Women's Institute Branch in Stratford - Oct 9/16

Bervie Women's Institute tours Pine River Cheese Factory - Oct 8/16

September 2016

The Bethesda-Reach Women's Institute celebrates 60 years in Uxbridge - Sept 16/16

Bervie Women's Institute tours Kincardine Fish Hatchery - Sept 9/16

August 2016

An old-time gathering - Aug 28/16

Annie contributes much to community - Aug 22/16

Oro-Medonte community rallies behind historical site - Aug 18/16

A fresh start for Women's Institute - Aug 5/16

July 2016

Strabane WI social a berry big success - Jul 21/16

The Prince Edward District Women's Institute: Empowering women and giving to community - Jul 18/16

Burnstown Women's Institute Picnic - Jul 12/16

Hundreds expected to attend re-opening ceremony at Oro African Church - Jul 8/16

Innovative support for rural caregivers - Jul 4/16

June 2016

Caregiver support training launches in Grey-Bruce - Jun 28/16

Oro African Church getting boost from Barrie - Jun 26/16

Sheila Slomke presented with Gordon/Barrie Island Senior of the Year Award - Jun 24/16

New life for Wentworth WI chapter - Jun 24/16

Erland Lee Museum hosts psychic and wellness fair - Jun 24/16

Audrey Haggart is named Sandfield Citizen of the Year - Jun 22/16

East Ashfield History Book Committee opens books for public revision - Jun 21/16

Eady-Grenard Women's Institute celebrates 100 years - Jun 14/16

Health Links offers co-ordinated care plans for people with complex issues - Jun 13/16

Bervie Women's Institute learns more about the history of Bervie - Jun 4/16

Harrowsmith Women's Institute and the Quincy project - Jun 1/16

May 2016

What's new on the trail? Sponsors help add 10 benches to Lang-Hastings Trail - May 30/16

Busy month ahead at Erland Lee Museum - May 30/16

Run benefits Sexual Assault Centre - May 29/16

Caregiver Support Network to launch in Bruce, Grey Counties - May 20/16

Head injury often the reason young people end up in ER - May 15/16

Local women highlighted in history talk - May 12/16

The Women's Institute - May 10/16

Women's Day event in Brighton - May 9/16

Purple Grove WI swears in new executive - May 9/16

Fidget blankets stimulate residents with Alzheimer's at the Pines in Bracebridge - May 4/16

Reid's Corners WI donates comfort quilts to Women's House - May 3/16

April 2016

2016 June Callwood Award Recipients - Apr 14/16

March 2016

Bailieboro Women's Institute Annual Spring Luncheon - Mar 24/16

Strabane Women's Institute thanks knitting team - Mar 18/16

Women celebrated at morning event - Mar 14/16

Workshop showed baking really is easy as pie - Mar 11/16

Halton Hills area Women's Institute branches donate emergency care packages to HHFD - Mar 11/16

Walsingham Hall recognized as heritage building by Norfolk County - Mar 9/16

Enjoy live theatre at the Erland Lee Museum - Mar 9/16

Ontario Tweedsmuir digitization project to continue due to LAC grant - Mar 3/16

February 2016

Gordon Women's Institute gifts to benefit children who visit Gore Bay medical centre - Feb 26/16

Prince Women's Institute to distribute teddy bears and storybooks to children in need - Feb 25/16

New Women's Institute to meet March 14 - Feb 25/16

Giving Back - Feb 25/16

119 years of Women's Institute - Feb 25/16

Ashgrove Women's Institute celebrates 90th anniversary in Halton Hills - Feb 20/16

Norfolk heritage celebrated at council - Feb 17/16

February is Heritage Month: Anniversary of Women's Institute - Feb 8/16

Valentine's theme at Bervie Women's Institute meeting - Feb 4/16

New award presented to 4-H member - Feb 2/16

January 2016

Riding the Rails theme of History Open House - Jan 20/16

Calendar contest encouraging Bradford residents to highlight Canadian history - Jan 20/16