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WELCOME TO SI BARNSTAPLE AND DISTRICT

We have fun and work on projects with the aim of making a difference and helping improve the lives of women and girls locally, nationally and worldwide

We meet the first Monday in the month for a Business Meeting at the Barnstaple Hotel, Braunton Rd, Barnstaple EX31 1LE

We have a Social Evening every third Monday in the month at various locations around North Devon

 

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SORPTIMIST MEMBERS GAVE OUT CREAM ROSES TO WOMEN ON INTERNATIONAL DAY

Women inspiring action transforming lives

EDUCATE EMPOWER ENABLE

Latest News

poster for virtual run to raise funds for Knickers for Knowledge charity

Alex giving out a 10k Virtual Walk medal to Susie at the Tea party we held in Irene`s garden.
FUND RAISING Alex giving out a 10k Virtual Walk medal to Susie at the Tea Party we held in Irene`s garden.
Here is Jeannette receiving her 10 k Virtual Run baadge from Alex
FUND RAISING   Here is Jeannette receiving her 10k Virtual Challenge badge from Alex. Jeannette adapted the challenge for herself and her son Adam. They  managed to complete the challenge  by doing 60 laps of their back yard in a convoy of wheel chairs.

 

LITTER PICK in Rock Park, Barnstaple September 2020

litter pick Rock Park, Barnstaple

FUND RAISING Virtual Run or Walk

Alex and her daughter had organised a Virtual Run to raise funds for the Knickers for Knowledge Project


36 BAGS OF USED CLOTHING READY TO BE SORTED FOR THE KNICKRS FOR KNOWLEDGE PROJECT
sorting clothes lockdown style

Sorting used clothing for Knickers for Knowledge

Coffee break during K4K project - sorting clothes lockdown style

Club members taking coffee during a break from sorting

2.6 challenge the alternative London marathon during Lockdown

FUND RAISING During lockdown club members raised a total of  £578 with this challenge. Proceeds went to: Age Concern £163,  North Devon Hospice  £85.50, and  Knickers for Knowledge £60.00  Also SI Bulawayo were given £269.50 (to help continue their club`s  work during the Covid – 19 crisis)

NEW MEMBERS

Welcoming new members .Freda who joined during 'early lockdown' andLLouise whoo joined at the ceremony in Rock Par.
NEW MEMBERS   Carolanne ( centre ) welcoming two new members Freda ( on left) a former member of Taw and Torridge and Louise ( on right who joined 20th July 2020 at the outdoor ceremony.
Susie was the winner of the Virtual Ascot Hat competition.
FUND RAISING Susie won the Virtual Ascot Ladies Day Hat competition which we ran during Lockdown to raise £103 for Empowering Girls In Nepal.FU
President Carolanne performed an out door induction ceremony in Rock Park to welcome new member Louise to the club.
NEW MEMBERS  President Carolanne performed an outdoor induction ceremony in Rock Park to welcome new member Louise to the club.
NEW MEMBERS   Members in Rock Park, Barnstaple for the induction ceremony welcoming Louise into the club. Freda had had an induction ceremony on video by Past President Christine in  the early days of Lockdown.

Left to right in photograph of Picnic and Induction Ceremony in Rock Park Zena, Vanessa, Jane , Mary,  Jenny, Sandra, Louise and Freda