UPper Stinchar WRI meeting

The December meeting was held in Barr Hall on Thursday 17th December at 7.30pm. President Yvonne Jack welcomed a good turn out of members and friends.

An invitation from Old Dailly SWRI to attend their 80th birthday party was read and accepted by two members. The 2012 schedule for Colmonell and Ballantrae agricultural was available. Beryl Dale asked for names of anyone who would be interested in tapestry weaving. These classes will be held at the Mount in the New Year.

As there was no outside demonstrator for the December meeting Yvonne,Rhona, Janice ans Beryl agreed to make sweets suitable for Christmas with the members. This resulted in a most enjoyable evening with everyone leaving with a selection of marzipan sweets, peppermint creams and truffles.

The competitions were judged by Liz McKechnie and Doreen Sherry.

Main competitionfor a hand made fasinator 1.Yvonne Jack 2.Janice Common 3.Olive Ball Fun competition Christmas parcel label 1.Sandra Templeton 2.Ann McGinnis 3.Olive Ball The parcels were donated to Stepping stones in Girvan..

Raffle winners were Yvonne Jack, Sue Sweet, Jean McGarva, Jo Travers and Jean Leil.

Yvonne thanked everyone who helped and wished members a Happy Christmas. The next meeting is on January 19th when Margaret Diamond will arrange a keep fit evening.