~ The Regional AGM schedule is posted in your February newsletter. The newsletter will be arriving in your mailbox in the next 2 weeks.
~ February is Heart and Stroke month. As women, we need to be aware of the signs of a heart attack and stroke.
~February 19 will be proclaimed Manitoba Women’s Institute Day in Manitoba—how will you or your group celebrate? Remember to send pictures to Valerie Watt for inclusion on Facebook.
~ Is there any individuals or WI Branches interested in becoming a pen friend with a group in England? I recently answered a post on a Facebook group and have some people interested. Let me know and I can give you the information.
~ If you are considering entering the Tweedsmuir or Wilson competitions, please have your items ready to bring to your Regional AGM. They will be collected and judged prior to the April 28 AGM.
~ A reminder about the 2—$750 MWI scholarships available to students. Please share this information with young people in your community. To apply have them check out the link http://www.redriverex.com/scholarships/
~ The Registration forms are now available on both the FWIC and the MWI websites. July 12-15, 2018 will see Manitoba host WI members from across Canada at the FWIC Triennium Convention.