On March 5, 2010, the Members of Plainfield WI (Trent Valley Area) celebrated their 100th Anniversary at Gilead Hall in Corbyville on Bronk Road with 92 guests in attendance. Their afternoon program included dignitaries Leona Dombrowsky MPP, Jackie Denyes (councillor of the City of Belleville, Thurlow Ward), representatives from 4-H and other speakers from North Hastings, East Hastings, West Hastings and Prince Edward County WI Branches. All brought greetings and congratulations for Plainfield WI. The entertainment included dancers, skits and singers. A good time was had by all. The day concluded with a light lunch and a special anniversary cake.
Honoured guests presented Certificates of Recognition: FWIO Past President Joy Trimble, MPP John O’Toole and Uxbridge Councillor Ted Eng. Mr. Eng noted that he remembered his mother belonging to the WI.
District President Marlene Gribble warmly congratulated Members and presented them with their 100 year pins.
The afternoon closed with refreshments, renewal of friendships and the warm glow of a most successful afternoon!