Planned Programme of Events 2018 – 19

Below is a briefer version of our Planned Programme of Meetings & Events.  A more detailed version will be uploaded ASAP. All meetings are 7.00 – 9-00pm, The Sandpiper, Farringdon Road, Cullercoats.


9th July – Club meeting. 7.00pm – 8pm     ‘Stop the Traffik’ Clothes Swop 8.00pm – 9.00pm

26th July – Film Afternoon – £5 to include refreshments (wine, tea, coffee, sweet & savoury snack)   (tbc)

31st July – Social – The Beefeater, Whitley Bay (tbc)



13th August – SAFARI SUFFRAGETTE SUPPER     7.00pm til late


10th September  – Club Meeting.   Theme – Candle Circle of Friendship / UN Day of Peace

22nd Regional Meeting – our club to host – Margaret Parsons – Manzini Youth Project in Swaziland

25th September – Social – ‘Hotpotz’ pottery painting session + BYO


6th October – Social – Annual Fundraising Lunch for President’s Charities – Northumberland & Tyneside MIND                        & Manzini Youth Project  – Massimo’s, Seaham

8th October – Club meeting.  Theme – Mental Well-being + Mindfulness

25th – 27th October – Federation Conference – LIVERPOOL


10th November -SI Newcastle 81st Charter Lunch – Centre for Lifr

12th November – Club Meeting – Theme – Feedback from Conference – Speed Dating Soroptimist Style

24th November – Regional Meeting – Hexham Auction Mart

25th November – DIVA (Don’t Ignore Violence & Abuse) + UN INternational Day of Violence Against Women and 16 days of Activism – ‘Orange the World’


 1st December – President’s Charity Fund-raising Event

10th December – Club Meeting + Christmas Meal  + Wrapping of Gifts for HARBOUR


14th January  Club Meeting – ‘The Incubator’

24th January – Social – Davanti’s – Tynemouth Station (tbc)


11th February – Club Meeting – Fair Trade – Club Review and Development THIS MEETING WILL TAKE PLACE AT THE BORDER TERRIER, 

The Border Terrier
Hartington Rd, North Shields NE30 3SF

20th February – Social – The Wheatsheaf, New York (tbc)

MARCH 2019

8th March – International Women’s Day – ‘Balance is Better’ (gender balance)

11th March – Club Meeting – Development Plan & Year End Review

16th March – Regional Council Meeting – The Auctioneer, Carlisle

17th March – JAM JAR Fund-raising event (tbc)

23rd March -Sunderland 80th Charter Lunch – Grand Hotel (Marriot), Sunderland

29th March – Social – Turknaz (tbc)

APRIL 2019

8th April – AGM