Christmas dinner at Loks Bar and Kitchen

Our Club’s Annual Christmas Dinner at Loks Bar and Kitchen on 13th December was attended by 28 members and 1 guest. This was our first Club event at Loks and the restaurant did not disappoint. The function suite was appropriately … Continued

Club members bring Christmas cheer to women in need

On Friday 8th December, Myrtle and Beth delivered about 40 Christmas gifts, donated by club members, to the Tomorrow’s Women, Glasgow, Project. The Project, which is the main focus of our Club’s Programme Action initiative, provides a range of services … Continued

Friendship Evening celebrates 90 years of Soroptimism in Glasgow

Members of SI Glasgow City were delighted to welcome 17 non Soroptimist guests at the recent ‘Friendship Evening’ celebrating 90 years of Soroptimism in Glasgow. The evening, which was structured to allow ample time for guests to meet and chat … Continued

Eleven Glasgow City Soroptimists attend the SIGBI Annual Conference in Cardiff, Wales

The SIGBI 83rd Federation Conference was held on the 26-28th October in Cardiff and had the theme, ‘Step Up, Lead the Way’. Information on the sessions and many photographs can be found on the conference website. There was a wide … Continued

Vintage Fashion Show…more photos

More of the wonderful outfits showcased at the recent vintage fashion show in aid of Mercy Ships UK. These were donated by club members or friends and many are in the collection of SI Glasgow City club President Madeleine. A … Continued

Vintage Fashion Show a smash success!

In early October, SI Glasgow City put on a vintage fashion show in aid of the charity Mercy Ships UK. Mercy Ships provide the world’s largest charitable floating hospital and bring free medical care to some of the world’s poorest … Continued

What Women Do event – September 2017

Along with a number of other local Soroptimist clubs, SI Glasgow City, took part in the recent What Women Do event located at The Lighthouse in Glasgow city centre on the 16th of September. This event was a great opportunity … Continued

Summer Outing July 2017

The Club’s summer outing on Saturday 1st July started with a self-guided walk from Bridge of Weir town centre to Quarriers Village by one group of members and a self-guided walk around Quarriers Village by another group. All members then … Continued

Soroptimists can turn their hands to just about anything…including the kazoo!

Soroptimists demonstrating their Kazoo- blowing skills after attending a performance of the show I do . The show was recently staged by service users and staff of Glasgow’s Tomorrow’s women project in collaboration with Citizens Theatre actors.  

Winner of the Meru Kenya Women’s Garden project handbag raffle

SI Glasgow City recently organized a raffle for a limited edition ladies handbag, with Soroptimist tartan detail, which was a gift from SI Paisley. The raffle raised £187 for The Meru Kenya Women’s Garden project. Myrtle Peterkin, President Elect, SI Glasgow City, is seen presenting … Continued