Shirley WI is 90 years old.

Shirley WI is 90 years old.

Tree planted on anniversary

Shirley Women's Institute plants tree to celebrate 90 years

On September 21, the Shirley Women’s Institute celebrated its 90th anniversary by planting a Magnolia tree in Pioneer Park in Shirley.


Chuck Minten (supporter) and Martha Moore (member of WI), helped with the planting.


The brief ceremony was followed by refreshments in the Shirley Hall where an exhibit, assembled by the Sooke Region Museum, was on display detailing the history of the Shirley Women’s Institute.