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Women's Institutes in the News

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November 2018

Local senior continues to give back to the community she loves - Nov 24/18

A village and its library - Nov 22/18

Fire chief shares fire safety tips at Bond Head Women’s Institute meeting - Nov 20/18

Calendar captures historic churches of the region - Nov 6/18

Brant District Women's Institute awards bursaries - Nov 1/18

Baked goods go quickly at [Sydenham] Women's Institute craft and bake sale - Nov 1/18

October 2018

Selwyn farmer wins provincial agriculture award - Oct 25/18

Wanted: Women who want to get their hands dirty - Oct 22/18

Verona hosts 92nd annual Kingston Area Women's Institute Convention - Oct 17/18

Carefor presented as part of ROSE program at Women's Institute meeting - Oct 16/18

Gail Irvine Named 2018 Woman of Excellence in Agriculture Award Winner - Oct 15/18

Safety is theme at Bervie WI meeting - Oct 5/18

September 2018

Women's Institute Members "Back the Build" - Sept 20/18

Grace Hall Scene of Big Sewing Bee - Sept 19/18

"Value is the information we are saving through documentation," History Man Dan Buchanan tells WI - Sept 12/18

August 2018

Mississauga farmers' wives played a key role in creating Peel's treasured museum - Aug 31/18

Popular Victorian Tea at Proctor House in Brighton sells out - Aug 20/18

Women's Institute art and craft sale continues to draw thousands - Aug 7/18

Season continues at Keene Farmers' Market - Aug 3/18

July 2018

Bond Head Women's Institute keeps 121-year-old tradition alive - Jul 30/18

Search for hidden treasures during a community archaeology dig at the Erland Lee Museum Home - Jul 20/18

Extension Homemakers learn about Ontario, Canada - Jul 17/18

Bervie WI heads out on Huron-Kinloss Ice Cream Trail - Jul 12/18

Service clubs are the backbone of small towns, and they need help - Jul 9/18

June 2018

Tec-We-Gwill Women's Institute raises funds for Lyme disease research - Jun 30/18

G. Magnotta Lyme Disease Research Lab receives donation from Federated Women's Institutes of Ontario - Jun 25/18

Women's Institute Comes Through - Jun 21/18

Brighton WI branch recognizes long serving members - Jun 20/18

Big Lake Women's Institute names Linda Farquhar as the 2018 Citizen of the Year - Jun 20/18

County's public transit plan moving forward with $500,000 grant - Jun 19/18

May 2018

Teddy bears donated to spread cheer to children in need - May 27/18

Dunrobin WI celebrates century mark - May 27/18

Royal oak tree planted to celebrate royal wedding - May 25/18

OurDigitalWorld's Multicultural Community Capacity Grant project: Digital Storytelling for Ontario's Multicultural Communities - May 3/18

April 2018

$150K Trillium Grant Celebrated at Colpoy's Bay Hall - Apr 27/18

Colpoy's Bay WI receives $150,000 Trillium grant for hall upgrades - Apr 26/18

Many help make Bite of Brant success - Apr 25/18

Volunteers honoured for service to community - Apr 15/18

New Executive for [Bloomingdale] Women's Institute - Apr 13/18

First meeting for Janet Lee WI - Apr 3/18

March 2018

President of Wentworth District Women's Institute aims to bring another branch to Stoney Creek - Mar 9/18

Bervie Women's Institute celebrates all things Irish at March meeting - Mar 9/18

Women's Institute launches book detailing local history - Mar 9/18

Bishop's Mills Women's Institute News - Mar 7/18

February 2018

Bervie WI presents comfort packs to Kincardine Fire Department - Feb 25/18

Women's Institute packages help firefighters comfort children - Feb 22/18

Majestic WI donates bears, blankets to FDNH - Feb 22/18

Bervie Women's Institute travels to automated dairy farm on 5th Concession - Feb 10/18

January 2018

Strabane Women's Institute hosts International Night - Jan 26/18

Bishop's Mills Women's Institute donates $404 to HOL - Jan 24/18

Women's Institute awards New Dundee's Ruth Dedman - Jan 8/18