Club news

Another Day of Service

A number of members of the Kidderminster & District club of Soroptimists International met again at a member’s house for their annual day of service. Their aim was to create some more girls’ dresses and boys’ shorts from pillow cases … Continued

Annual Bridge Event – April 2019

Well, here we are again!  Christmas is over and spring is on it’s way.  It’s time to think about joining our Bridge Event.  See flyer below:

Visit to Royal Worcester Porcelain Museum with Henry Sandon

  A few days ago some members of Soroptimist Club Kidderminster & District enjoyed an extensive visit to the Worcester Porcelain Museum in response to a personal invitation by none other than Henry Sandon – the antiques expert well-known from … Continued

A Lace Maker’s Journey

Kidderminster Soroptimists were taken on a journey told in lace at their recent Speaker Meeting. Rosemary Green, a well-known local lace maker, began her journey when at a very early age she admired two dolls depicting lace making at her … Continued

Suffragette Duck House

  Kidderminster & District Soroptimists once again have used their creative skills in decorating a Duck House for the 2018 Bewdley Festival Community Arts Project. Taking the 100 year anniversary of the Suffragette movement as their theme, Soroptimists have added … Continued

More clothing for Hoima

Four years ago, a midwife from Basingstoke came to talk about the work her midwifery unit was involved with in Hoima, Uganda.  She asked if we could produce birthing sheets to receive new-born babies.  She also asked if we could … Continued

Beside the Seaside

On 20th October, we are planning to have a fun evening with a performance of “Beside the Seaside.”  Do come and join us.  Tickets are available from any Kidderminster Soroptimist and from Ruth Walmsley – see poster for details of … Continued

Long service award

Stephanie Ainsley, who has completed 30 years’ membership of Kidderminster Soroptimists, received a Long Service Award from our Federation President  Sue Biggs.  Kidderminster’s Federation is Soroptimist International Gt. Britain & Ireland (SIGBI).

An unexpected windfall!

  We had our 70th Anniversary celebrations last weekend.  Members from our Heidelberg friendship link joined us for the celebrations and we enjoyed a lovely weekend with them.  One of Heidelberg members, Franziska, had to clear out the contents of … Continued