Upper Stinchar SWRI

THE January meeting was held in Barr Hall on Thursday, January 19 at 7.30pm. President Yvonne Jack welcomed members and friends and wished everyone a happy New Year.

Minutes were read and approved, followed by a business discussion. Invitations were read from Colmonell, Crosshill and Alloway SWRI’s. A thank-you letter from Stepping Stones for the children’s parcels received at Christmas was read and details about the weaving class were given.

Yvonne then introduced Margaret Diamond, from Girvan, who was the keep-fit instructor for the evening. Margaret had designed a range of exercises for the group, accompanied by music. This proved to be a most enjoyable evening and Margaret was warmly thanked by Beryl Dale.

Competitions – Main for an Olympic Poster: 1, Janice Common; 2, Yvonne Jack; 3, Olive Ball. Fun competition for a clock or watch: 1, Olive Ball; 2, Netta Wilson; 3, Wilma Gracie. Raffle winners were Margaret Diamond, Eleanor Murdoch, Jo Campbell, Vera Dunlop, Helen Lambie and Beryl Dale. Hostesses Yvonne Jack and Wilma Gracie were thanked for providing a lovely supper. The next meeting is on February 16 when the speaker will be from ASDA.