Ravenshead

Garden Group

Group LeadersElizabeth Clarkson tel.01623 796803
Meetings3rd Wednesday in month
Meets atBrammer Room, Village Hall
StatusCurrent Not Full

Above meetings as stated if in the Brammer Room. Out door visits vary; see Dates for your Diary, below.

Dates for your Diary
Sun Feb 25th VISIT. Ellicar Gardens Gringley on the Hill (NGS Open Garden) combined with Holmes Villa, Walkeringham. Entrance £4.50. Teas in Walkeringham Village Hall. Travel by village bus, leaving Ravenshead 11am and returning approx. 4pm.
Wed Mar 14th Talk by Christine Walkden, Brackenhurst College, Southwell £10pp. Leave Ravenshead 5.30pm and return approx. 9pm..
Wed Mar 21st Judith Moore will give us a presentation on “Gardens of Japan”. The Centre at St Peter’s, Sheepwalk Lane. Room 1. 10am - 12 noon including coffee and biscuits. Please bring plants, cuttings etc for ‘swap’ session.
Wed Apr 18th An Evening with Martin Fish, (organized by Ravenshead Flower Club) Doors open 6.30pm for prompt start at 7pm. Ravenshead Village Hall. Tickets £12.50pp, including glass of wine on arrival and cheese & pate light supper. Please email Elizabeth for tickets
Sun May 20th VISIT. Floral Media, Caunton. Gardens open under NGS scheme. Home made teas. Costs: £3.50 entrance plus bus approx. £2.50.
Wed Jun 20th VISIT. Southwell : Brackenhurst College Walled Garden (run by volunteers) and nearby Flower Pod (1.5 acre site where employees, volunteers and adults with learning disabilities produce beautiful cut flowers, natural confetti etc) Details to be confirmed. Bus booked 10.30 – 4pm
Wed Jul 18th VISIT. Coton Manor Gardens Northants NN6 8RQ. Beautiful gardens and nice café, highly recommended by Barrie. Cost: £20pp including bus and entrance. Leave Ravenshead 10.30am and return 4 – 4.30pm.
Wed Aug 15th VISIT. Thornbridge Hall Gardens, Ashford in the Water DE45 1NZ. Cost approx. £12 (£6 for RHS members) including bus and entrance. Beautiful gardens, very nice Carriage House café and irresistible plant sales!
Wed Sep 19th VISIT. Bluebell Arboretum, Ashby de la Zouch LE65 2TA. Details to be confirmed. Travel by village bus.
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Angling Birders
Book Reading Group 1 Book Reading Group 2
Bridge for Beginners Canasta
Chess and backgammon Computing
Country and Folk Dancing Craft Workshops
Creative Writing Cryptic Crossword
Current Affairs Family History
French Conversation French Conversation 2
Gallery and Museum Visits Garden Group
Guitar Hikers (5 - 8 miles)
Knitting and Crochet Latin
Local History Luncheon Group
Mahjong Music Appreciation Groups
Occasional activities Painting
Pastels Photography
Play Reading Science and Technology
Scrabble Cribbage Spanish
Table Tennis The Weekenders
Thursday Walking Group Trips and visits
Wine Group Yoga (Improvers)