Gardens and Plants
Garden 1 generally has meetings in the winter and outings in the summer (see Dates for Your Diary). Bev McVey and Liz Latham are the joint coordinators. In winter the group meets on the third Tuesday of the month at Ely Library, 2pm for 2:15pm. Please contact either Bev or Liz for more information.
Garden 2 meets on the last Thursday of each month, from 2.30 pm at St Peter's Church meeting room, Broad St. Ely during the winter with outings in the summer. A £10.00 sub covers the cost of venue hire, speakers and refreshments for a year from joining. Prospective members can attend as guests for a £2.00 fee. For more information please call coordinators Sheila Abbott or Joan Wall or use the message button on this page.
Botany Group meets on the 1st Monday of the month, either on a field trip or 10-12pm in the Communal Room, Militia Way. The group has a varied programme that should appeal to anybody with an interest in plants. Sue Holgate and Helen Moore coordinate the group, if you are interested send a message to Sue through the message button on the group page.
Page Editors: David Latham and Joan Wall
|Dates for your Diary|
|Thu Oct 31st||Garden 2. Talk - Autumn Colour in the garden. St Peters Church Hall 2.30|
|Mon Nov 4th||Botany. Orchids - Their life history and other quirks. Given by Terry. Militia Way meeting room. 10.00am.|
|Tue Nov 19th||Garden 1. Talk by Stuart Limpus. 'Winter Colour and Scent in the Garden'. Library Meeting Room, 2.15pm|
|Thu Nov 28th||Garden 2. Talk - Seasonal Flower arranging. St Peters Church Hall 2.30pm|
|Mon Dec 2nd||Botany. Roots, corms and bulbs. Given by Bill. Militia Way meeting room. 10.00am.|
|Tue Dec 17th||Garden 1. Talk by Andrey Sankey. 'Joseph Banks' and Social Event. Library Meeting Room, 2.15pm (£3)|
|Thu Dec 19th||Garden 2. Christmas fun and mince pies. St Peters Church Hall 2.30pm|
|Mon Jan 6th 2020||Botany. Review followed by lunch. Militia Way meeting room. 10.00am.|
|Tue Jan 21st 2020||Garden 1. Annual Lunch at Scotsdales, Fordham|
|Mon Feb 3rd 2020||Botany. 100 years of the NIAB (National Institute of Agricultural Botany). Talk given by Dr Tina Barsby OBE, CEO of NIAB. Militia Way meeting room. 10.00am.|
|Wed Feb 19th 2020||Garden 1. Talk by Peter Lee on 'Growing from Seed'. Library Meeting Room, 2.15pm|
|Tue Mar 17th 2020||Garden 1. Talk by Rodney Tibbs: 'Gardening Then and Now'. Library Meeting Room, 2.15pm|
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