Diary 2017/18


Soroptimist International Derby meets on the first Thursday of each month at The Sleep Inn next to The King’s Highway Pub Kingsway Derby DE22 3NH. Meetings start at 7.00.

Programme 2017 -2018: Monthly meetings

May 4th Vanessa Boon from Derby International Women’s Day. Using positivity to achieve our aims

June 1st Business Meeting chaired by Frances Rothwell. Speaker TBC

June 24th Duffield Carnival

July 6th Packing Welcome Bags for Derby WISH. Chair Anne Brawn

August Summer outing – August 12th

September 7th Business Meeting Chaired by Celia Beizsley

October – Elizabeth Hurfurt takes over as President

October 6th Charter Dinner – 80th Anniversary at The Hallmark Hotel

October 12th Business meeting – note change of date

October 26-29 Annual SIGBI Conference Cardiff

November 2nd Business Meeting Speaker Sheila Taylor

December 7th Christmas Dinner at Chevin Golf Club.

December 9th Human Rights Day – Frugal Lunch and packing gifts for young people leaving care

January 4th 2018 Packing welcome bags for Derbyshire WISH; Review of year and planning for next year

February 1st Business Meeting. Auction of unwanted presents.

March 1st Business Meeting. Speaker Doreen Markam “Would you Rather be French?”

March 10th  International Women’s Day Event in Derby

April 5th AGM