About Our Club
Our regular meetings are held on most 2nd and 4th Thursday of each month except August.
Most meetings are currently held at : Prenton Golf Club, Golf Links Rd, Prenton, Wirral CH42 8LW
At Heswall we enjoy a lively programmme as well as attending regional meetings and the Soroptimist Annual Conference. In addition we help at the Llangollen International Musical Festival in July where Soroptimists have a friendship and hospitality marquee and members of our club are on the organising committee as well as the Cheshire Show stand.
BUSINESS MEETINGS usually 2nd Thursday of the month at 7.30pm. Federation/Regional correspondence, Programme Action, Other business relating to the club subcommittees and members. Following this there is usually a short, interesting item e.g. update about a Programme Action Service area or a topical current item e.g. Water Aid or a Pink evening.
SPEAKER MEETINGS are on the 4th Thursday of the month and start at 7.30 pm. The fourth Thursday is a speaker meeting, which is both informative and enjoyable. The speaker is often preceded with dinner. Members enjoy a talk as well as catching up with old and new friends. Dress code is Informal.
SERVICE PROJECTS In addition to our regular programme we also participate in a number of Service Projects e.g. beach cleaning at Thurstaston, supporting Wirral Women’s Aid in several ways including their charity shop, working at Tomorrows Women Wirral including counselling, recycling, afternoons for the elderly and housebound, helping at Hoylake Cottage and in their garden.
FUND RAISING and SOCIAL EVENTS Fund Raising and Social Events are held throughout the year.
Two of our members are Soroptimist Regional Officers and Glenys is vice-chair of the UKPAC (Programme Action Committee) and represented this in the United Nations in New York at the Commission on the Status of Women (CSW) in March 2016.