Cairnorrie & Ardallie WRI round-ups

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President Mrs Janice Stephen welcomed members to Cairnorrie WRI.

After all business had been discussed Janice welcomed guest speaker - Marg Wards - a very artistic lady.

One of her many talents is wet felting and she demonstrated to the group how she does it.

She creates pictures from teasing out many different wools and placing them on her canvas forming the layout for her picture. It is finished by totally wetting the wool and rolling it several times. The end result creates some beautiful pictures.

After tea and raffles, Sandra gave the vote of thanks and Janice wished everyone a safe journey home.

Competition winners: Two pancakes: 1. Isabella Buchan 2. Doris Thomson 3. Ethel Stanger.

A fancy teaspoon: 1. Pat Mennie 2. Isabella Buchan 3. Janice Stephen.

Meanwhile, Ardallie WRI had their summer outing in June to Pitmedden Gardens. They then went on to hold their annual car treasure hunt with a great turnout of 19 cars. The treasure hunt was compiled together by Mr Sandy Greig. Raffle winners: 1st place winners : Liz Cordiner and party (Crimond); 2nd place winners: Mr C McHattie and party (Fraserburgh); 3rd place winners: Mr H Rennie and party (Crimond).

Mrs I Cruickshank gave the vote of thanks and a special thanks was given to Mr Sandy Greig for providing an entertaining evening. The group would like to thank all who attended and supported their last event at Ardallie school. Their next meeting takes place on September 10 at Ardallie football club house. All members old and new are very welcome.