Collieston and Slains WRI was held on November 11 where several items were discussed including the ongoing refurbishment of Collieston Village Hall.
Aberdeenshire Council was said to be keen to hear comments on what was required from the revised layout of rooms.
Other events were mentioned including a Carol Service at 11.15am on Sunday, December 22 at Slains Kirk followed by a Soup and Pudding lunch in aid of Collieston Pier Fund.
President May Irvine introduced Elly Ingram from Collieston who gave an illustrated talk about Discovering our Past. The next meeting on December 9 will take the form of a floral art workshop with Carol Proudlock - a members only night.