Alberta Women's Institutes

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AWI Tartan in crochet.

The Alberta Women’s Institute tartan is a registered tartan.  Doreen Kelley on Golden. BC converted a sample of fabric to a crochet pattern and demonstrated the weaving to members of Argyle Branch in Alliance.  She also did a place mat…

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Summer recess is over. Branches are meeting again.

Roundhill had 134 volunteer hours and a new member. Echo Hill Branch met in a members home where they learned that a long drought is possible for the prairies. Heather Brae Branch has a lunch meeting at Smitty’s restaurant in…

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August Mystery Trip

First stop was the orchard. Next it was off to the wine tasting. Members of Argyle Branch and friends went on the annual mystery trip in August.  The local winery, Fireside Winery near Stettler was a new find for most…

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Five members from Alberta are attending the Area Canada Conference of ACWW, Associated Country Women of the World, in Pembroke Ontario.

Here are the gals to talk to to get connected with a pen pal, Deborah Reardon of England and Judy Parks of Nova Scotia on the left side.  The couple on the right are the Canadian gals who co-ordinate the…

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Does your town have a parade for July 1? Does your branch enter a float in the parade? We really have to get our name out there and show the world that we are still very much here.

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At the FWIC Convention in Winnipeg

Gloria Coates helps set up a display for Canadian Industries for Diane Dammann. President Linda Hoy cuts the cake and a delicious cake it was.  It was served at the Presidents reception held after the opening ceremonies on Thursday evening….

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Fun, Friends, and Outings

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Resolutions will be discussed.

RESOLUTIONS 2017 The following resolution was passed at the 2011 Provincial Convention. We are asking to have this resolution reaffirmed as it is still an important health issue for Albertans. BE IT RESOLVED that the Alberta Women’s Institutes urge the…

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The handicraft items created by members of WI will be on display for the public as well as members on Monday May 29 from 6 pm to 9 pm and Tuesday and Wednesday at noon. There is no charge. Come and get inspired to do some handicraft.

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Our Annual Provincial Convention will be held from May 30 to June 1, 2017 in Camrose at the Norsemen Inn.  Please contact Fern at fern@abwi.ca at the Provincial Office to register.

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