Welcome to Rydal WI

Rydal WI meets every 2nd Tuesday in the month at 7.00pm at:-

The Mackereth Suite
The Kelsick Centre
St.Mary's Lane
Ambleside
Cumbria LA22 9DG

Most months we hold a meeting at the Kelsick Centre.

January and August we organise trips to the theatre
June we hold a Games Night at Ambleside Cricket Club (On Rydal Road between Rydal and Ambleside)
November is the AGM and Rummikub
December is our Christmas party





  • Book Launch

    The Book launch - Susan is standing with Fiona, Christine and Margaret in the library, prouding showing their Book. Crocodiles, Cakes and the Queen's Petticoats.


  • Ambleside Christmas Lights

    While we ran our busy WI stall in the Market Place, Santa was spotted arriving at Bowness.
    A fantastic Community Day with everyone enjoying the fun. This year we made £225


  • Christmas Carols

     In early December members  drive to the W I Carol Service in Kendal Parish Church.


  • The Knitting for Hawkshead Brownies

    Lots and lots of super hats, gloves and  puppets have been made for the Hawkshead Brownies. The Brownies are filling Shoeboes for the Christmas Appeal in November.


  • Covering Boxes

    We make a start. Sylvia and Pat cut the paper and Kath and Jill covered the boxes for the Hawkshead Brownies. It worked well. We did 12 in a morning session. Only 38 to go!!! 


  • Croquet

    During the summer, we play croquet on a Monday afternoon at the Ambleside Cricket Club
    (weather permitting )


  • Rummikub

    Margaret and Marylou enjoying  a tense game of Rummikub.


Games Night

During our very enjoyable Games Night we pose for a photo on the balcony of the Cricket Club.


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