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Club win Darwen Shield for White ribbon Campaign 2014

Grange Club were delighted to receive the Darwen Shield in recognition of their work on the White Ribbon Campaign 2014. This was undertaken in Ulverston on 25 November 2014 marking UN Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women. Members … Continued


Games Evening and Supper May 14th

On a chilly evening in May Club members met for games on the Promenade including crazy golf, putting and use of the exercise machines The evening was rounded off by a lovely supper at the Promenade cafe.


Installation of President Cathy Lubelska at AGM

On 27th April 2015 retiring President Janice Carrick reflected on the  club’s very successful 60th year. This had included setting up Singing for the Brain to improve the lives of dementia sufferers, fundraising for Mary’s Meals enabling more children in … Continued


Cumbria Clubs Meeting Sunday 19th April

Grange Club hosted a lunch  for the Soroptimist Clubs in Cumbria and the meeting was well attended by clubs from Windermere, Cockermouth, Whitehaven  and Penrith.  Margaret Clark, Regional President of SI Northern England  wearing orange presented President Janice with orange … Continued


50’s Friendship Day

On Feb 7th Club members hosted a lunch for members of other clubs in the North West Region. Some club members and visitors dressed up 50s style! Hilary Stubbs ( local costume expert) gave a talk and fashion show featuring … Continued


Sound of Music Singalong

    The Grange Soroptimists would like to thank the people of Grange and fellow  Soroptimists from Barrow  for supporting our Film and Singalong again this year. After the success of Mamma Mia last year the Sound of Music was … Continued


Summer Outing July 2014

 24 members, partners and friends went to  to Dunham Massey, a National Trust property near Altrincham, Cheshire, see the house returned to its Military Hospital status. The house was a Military Hospital during WW1. It was fascinating insight in to how this … Continued


Edwardian Festival and Music Hall

  On a sunny  Saturday 14 June Grange over Sands enjoyed the annual Edwardian Festival.  As usual Grange Soroptimists had a cake, sandwiches, tea and coffee stall and had a busy day . Members dressed in Edwardian costume, or an … Continued


60 Mile Walk

On Sunday May 18 2014 several members of the club walked 60 miles -between them- as part of the 60th anniversary celebrations this year.  The weather was beautiful and the walk finished at a local pub for a delicious meal


Presenting the cheque to Water Aid 2013

  For the second year the club held a duck Race on the river Eaa in the pretty village of Cartmel. It was a beautiful day and much interest was created. We were delighted to raise almost £350. Please see our … Continued