Our Treasurer Barbara Butler gave her report on how our money was spent over the last year and announced we were in a good financial position also membership fees of £25 were collected during the evening.
Sue Inverrnizzi our Secretary gave her report on our exciting programme for 2018 which was well received, this was followed by the election of committee welcoming two new members Denise Palmer and Sally Stephens.
The evening progressed with a glass of bubbly for each member followed by some very amusing poems read by members of Eydon Ladies. The evening ending with members receiving copies of the 2018 programme.
Our next meeting will be held on February 21st 2018 at 8.00pm in Eydon Village Hall when we will warm up with Pat Canell encouraging us to dosey doe.
Eydon Ladies meeting was held in the village hall on Wednesday 21st February, we were joined by two visitors joining our group for the evening.
This month was a meeting to keep us all warm when we were put through our paces by Pat Cannell and Diane Charteris who explained the history of how country dancing was first introduce into Britian. Initially dances were for the elite society but were very difficult and complicated and taught by French Dancing Masters.
Eydon Ladies tried very hard but with some of us not knowing our right from our left some confusion reigned but thanks to Pat’s patience we all had a very enjoyable evening.
A small gift was presented to Sue McRoberts in appreciation for her support and help of Eydon Ladies over many years.
This month’s raffle was in remembrance of Kevin and raised the magnificent sum of £125 which will be donated to MacMillan Nurses. The prize winners were Pauline Grant, Judith Watson, Angie Simmons, Val Reynolds and Amanda Kerr.
Our next meeting will be held on March 21st at 8.00pm in Eydon Village Hall with Geoff Pearce with a talk “Seeing through the Dark into the Light”