Workshops, Events and Trips

Workshops, Events and Trips are available to Saddleworth WI members only.
For more information, email saddleworthwi.events@gmail.com

THE GREATEST HITS OF MOTOWNHOW SWEET IT IS

Date: FRIDAY 24TH JANUARY 2020
Time:
We will meet in the foyer at 7 pm for ticket allocation. The show starts at 7.30 – please don’t be late.
Venue: Oldham Coliseum Theatre
Cost: £25.OO


For those of you that are having the meal at Stocco Restaurant before the show this is booked for 5.00pm. PLEASE ARRIVE PROMPTLY.

The ultimate celebration of the sweet sound of Motown is now in its 19th successive year. The stunning 100% live show combines first class music together with slick choreography and an amazing band.

How Sweet It Is has been drawing audiences like no other touring Motown Show. It’s magic lies in how these guys make you all feel you’re at the best party in town.

You’ll be ‘Dancing On The Ceiling’, with songs from legendary artistes such as Lionel Richie, The Temptations, Stevie Wonder, The Four Tops, Smokey Robinson, Marvin Gaye, The Jackson Five, The Isley Brothers, Edwin Starr and many more…

Let’s ‘Get Ready’…. to ‘Go Loco…’ in Oldham with the UK’s No.1 Motown show.

Guaranteed to have you dancing ‘All Night Long’.

BREAD MAKING WORKSHOP

Date: MONDAY 10th FEBRUARY 2020
Time: 6.00pm for 6.30pm – a 3 hour course
Venue: SADDLEWORTH COOKERY SCHOOL, Diggle
Cost: £25 PER PERSON

Saddleworth Cookery School is the perfect environment for people of all ages to develop their passion for food. Whether you’re a complete beginner or wanting to take your skills to the next level, this bread baking class is for you. Saddleworth Cookery School is a unique learning space, providing the latest equipment, a friendly environment and a relaxed atmosphere.

Saddleworth WI have provisionally reserved 36 places on a bread making class at this venue. Using different yeast you will cook, sample and take home the fruits of your labour. The class isn’t all about the cooking but is also a great way to get to know other members of our group in a fun and relaxing way.

WORLD of WEDGWOOD TRIP

Date: Thursday March 5th 
Time: 8.30 am – 6.00 pm approx

Cost: £20.00. (Coach £15, Entry £5) 

Prestwich and Whitefield WI have invited us to join them on this coach trip. Depending on the numbers of SWI members we will drive or have a minibus to get to the meeting point at Whitefield tram stop at 9.15 am. Free car parking is available at Morrison’s opposite the tram stop.

WEDGWOOD FACTORY TOUR, see close up the craftsmanship, artisan skills and techniques honed over 260 years, with an indepth view of all aspects of bone china and Jasperware production.
Addional options (require pre-booking and have additional charges)
Guided tour of the V&A collection (max 16 per tour) £5.00
One of the finest collections of ceramics in the world.
Master Craft Studio: £15.00 Inc postage.
Enjoy trying the potter’s wheel to create a pot which will later be fired and posted to you. Aprons provided!
Decorating Studio: From £15.00 including postage
Get creative and make your own design to be transferred onto a piece of Wedgwood. Or pick up a paintbrush and test those skills!
DINING: Experience the Dining Hall with a self-service restaurant with a wide range of hot and cold food and drink. Afternoon tea served on the finest Wedgwood China can be booked from 12.00 noon in the Wedgwood Tea Room. 

DEADLINE for Booking and receipt of £20.00 is JANUARY 29th

FISH & CHIPS AND QUIZ NIGHT

Date: TUESDAY 24th MARCH 2020
Venue: The Old Original Inn, Scouthead
Time: 7.00pm for  7.30pm
Cost: £8.95

£5.00 deposit required

Visit the Bookings table at the next meeting