Leaders - Mary Burfitt, Jackie Emsley and Di Johnstone
Contact - Mary on 01386 859 661, Jackie on 01386 858 342 or Di on 01386 853 578 or by e-mail via the message box on the right.
Venues – Winter talks are held in Childswickham Memorial Hall, summer visits as advised.
Meetings - 2nd Friday of the month - Winter Coffee from 10am with Speaker from 10.30 to 12.00 noon, Summer visits from 2.30 pm.
Subscriptions - (September to March) the subscriptions will be £25.00 payable in advance or £5.00 on the door for each meeting, this includes refreshments.
During the summer months we explore the beauty of established gardens within the local and adjoining areas to get new ideas, usually from the owner or head gardener, and may come away with new plants for our own gardens. There is an additional charge for visiting the gardens which will be variable and usually refreshments of coffee / tea & cake are available at extra cost.
Our Winter talks (October to April) are held from 10am to 12.00 noon. in the Childswickham Memorial Hall. with a speaker who gives us an illustrated talk about some aspect of gardening and often brings plants for us to inspect. Join us for coffee or tea from 10:00 with the talk commencing at 10.30 and bring a single flower or stem for our competition if you wish.
New Members are always most welcome to join us.
10th September - A talk by DUNCAN COOMBES - INTO THE HIGH MOUNTAINS OF CHINA
8th October - A talk by VICTORIA LOGUE - GARDENING WITH AND FOR WILD LIFE
12 November - A talk by DAVID MORGAN - IS MY GARDEN GOOD ENOUGH?
12th December - A talk by HILARY COLLINS who runs a RHS Chelsea Gold Winning Family Business - WHY EUCALYPTUS HAVE A BAD REPUTATION
14th January - TBC
11th February - A talk by JULIE RICHIE - PLANTS FOR AWKWARD CORNERS
11th March - A talk by BILL LAWS - ARTIST'S GARDENS
8th April - TBC
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