Programme 2019

Here is the events programme for 2019

The club’s formal meetings take place at the Trefonen Village Hall on the third Thursday of the month at 7.30pm, excluding August and December. Please note that because of Easter falling at the end of the third week, the meeting will be held on the second Thursday, namely April 11th.

Everyone is very welcome.
Date Event Speaker/Other Information Info
Jan 17th Fruit and Veg in Art
from the Apple to the Cabbage and beyond
Sarah Gathercole
report…
Feb 10th Annual Club Lunch The Wynnstay Hotel, Oswestry
 
Feb 21st Club Quiz Night A General Knowledge Quiz that’s fun for all report…
Mar 21st Why Garden for Wildlife
Barry Fewster
 
Apr 11th* A Little Bit of What you Fancy! Christine Scott
 
May 2nd
(Thu)
Full day visit to Stonyford Cottage Gardens and Ness Botanic Gardens For details click here more…
more…
May 16th Talk on Willows
with a Demo on how to Make Obelisks 
Cathy Preston
more…
Jun1st
(Sat)
Grand Plant Sale
in Trefonen Village Hall
10am until noon
(for Club funds)
 
Jun 18th
(Tue)
Half day Visit to Bryncelyn For details click here. more…
Jun 20th Bulbs, Corms, Tubers and
other Perennials
Kristian Hickson-Booth more…
Jul 2nd
(Tues)
Evening visit to
Whitehurst Gardens Chirk 
Details to be confirmed more…
Jul 18th The Versatile World of Salvias
Leila Jackson more…
Sep 19th Dragon Mountain
A botanical journey into the Drakensberg
Mark Duffell more…
Oct 17th The Invaders
the Latest Pest and Disease Threats in UK
John Scrace more…
Nov 21st Annual General Meeting (AGM)
Details to be announced
 

*  April meeting will be held on the second Thursday to avoid Easter

Photos may be taken at club events for publicity purposes, please inform a committee member if you do not wish to be included.

Please note dates have yet to be confirmed for the various other outings/events being planned

A new Monthly Plant/Produce Competition starts in March – please bring along something grown in your garden or indoors, for judging.

For more information, contact Barbara Court on 01691 657026

The Growing Club