Joint Conference Saturday April 22nd 2017
Scotland North and South Regions Joint Scottish Conference Stepping Up and Leading the Way When: Saturday, 22 April 2017 Where: McDiarmid Park (home of St Johnstone FC), Perth PH1 2SJ Who: Soroptimists and interested friends Price: £35 March Update and Programme : see below. 2017 … Continued
LADIES HIGHLAND LUNCH – 2017.
SI Easter Ross’s very popular Ladies Highland Lunch was an enjoyable and successful event again this year. The club uses this event to mark International Women’s Day. The speaker was Shona MacLean who writes historical fiction as S. G MacLean. Shona, … Continued
Dundee Soroptimists Reclaim the Night
Members of SI Dundee took part in Dundee’s 4th Reclaim the Night. WRASAC was delighted by the turnout for this event. The march was through Dundee City Centre with representatives of many Women’s organisations in the City asking that ‘Violence … Continued
Perth Soroptimists know how to spend the winter nights – knitting.
Perth Soroptimists were delighted to hear of the work of the Aberlour Trust recently at the Scotland North Regional Council Meeting. Members handed over 15 baby blankets, 100 matinee jackets, 70 baby and children’s hats plus socks and bootees to … Continued
Crieff Regional Meeting
On December 3rd members from across Scotland North attended the Region meeting at Strathearn Community Campus, in Crieff. President Jean welcomed all before proceeding to the Region Council Meeting. Prue Watson was confirmed as President Elect and Ann Gourlay as … Continued
Malta hosted the SIGBI 82nd Annual Conference.
The SIGBI 82nd Annual Conference “Engineering the Future” took place between the 10th and 12th November at the Malta Hilton in St Julians. The Conference theme chosen by The President of SIGBI, Margaret Emsley, herself a Civil Engineer, makes reference … Continued
Club News: SI Aberdeen
Gold Awards Ceremony for SI Aberdeen members. Regional President Jean joined other guests at SI Aberdeen’s Gold Award Ceremony. Photograph below:
Club News: SI Inverness and Nairn
Some members of SI Inverness & Nairn manned a stall at a Tesco supermarket raising awareness of our club and the International Day of World Peace on 21 September. They distributed packs containing information about Soroptimists and our club. … Continued
Club News: SI Dundee Open Meeting – Seema’s Project
September 5th – First Speaker Meeting of the Autumn. For over two years Soroptimists from all over Scotland have supported Seema’s Project – rescuing some of the children of trafficked sex workers from the red-light district of the city of … Continued
Scotland North Celebrates 80 Years!
On Saturday September 3rd, Soroptimists from across Scotland North gathered in St Andrews to celebrate the Region’s 80th birthday. Regional President Jean and members from SI clubs from across Scotland North were joined by Scotland South, President Marian and President – Elect Melanie. … Continued