Calendar of Soroptimist Events

See what Special Days and Soroptimist events are coming up.  To submit an event complete this simple online form

Mar 8 Tue
International Women’s Day Dinner to launch Meru Women’s Garden Project – Canterbury @ Howfield Manor Hotel
7:00 pm

International Women’s Day Dinner to launch Meru Women’s Garden Project.

The number is limited to 80.

Mar 12 Sat
Port Talbot: International Women’s Day Breakfast @ St Theodore's Church Hall
10:00 am

SI Port Talbot Members invite you to celebrate International Women’s Day by joining them at a Fairtrade Continental Breakfast and listen with them to their guest speaker Karen Jewell, Consultant Midwife . . . Midwifery – so much more than delivering a baby . . . Domestic violence, FGM, trafficking, asylum seekers, child death . . .

Mar 13 Sun
Afternoon Tea for Nepal – SI Cheshire North Wales and Wirral @ Thornton Hall Hotel
1:00 pm

This is a fundraising activity for the Soroptimist International “Educate to Lead: Nepal” fund.  See the poster for full details:

Mar 16 Wed
Future African Federation Conference @ Madagascar
Mar 16 – Saturday all-day

This is the biennial Conference of the Future African Federation.  More details will follow when known.

Mar 17 Thu
Rape and Sexual Violence Talk – Surulere, Nigeria @ Soroptimist International of Nigeria Secretariat
10:00 am – 1:00 pm

The general public are invited to attend this Rape and Sexual Violence talk.

The talk aims to create awareness of the new Sexual Violence Laws in Nigeria, to warn parents of the signs to look out for in cases of child rape and abuse, and how to protect your children from sexual predators.

If you cannot attend on this date, the talk is being run again on Saturday 21 May at 10am.

 

Mar 20 Sun
SI Rugby Sponsored Walk for WaterAid @ Draycote Water
10:00 am

Sponsored walk round Draycote Water, Rugby, in aid of WaterAid.  Starting at 10.00am.

See the flyer and sponsor form below:

Mar 22 Tue
World Water Day
Mar 22 all-day
Apr 3 Sun
Stand at Thanet Feel Good Festival @ Margate Winter Gardens
Apr 3 all-day

Members of SI Canterbury will be manning a stall at the Festival to raise awareness of Soroptimist International and of the Meru Women’s Garden Project based in Kenya.  This is the 3 year project for Soroptimist International Great Britain and Ireland (SIGBI) which will run from 2016-2019.

 

Apr 7 Thu
World Health Day
Apr 7 all-day
Apr 9 Sat
UKPAC Meeting @ Ramada Birmingham
Apr 9 all-day

UK Programme Action Committee Meeting