Programme 2017

Here is the events programme for 2017

The club’s formal meetings take place at the Trefonen Village Hall on the 3rd Thursday of the month at 7.30pm, excluding August and December. It should be noted that this year the July meeting is will be a garden visit.

There are other exciting events throughout the year for you to take part in.

Admission on the door: Members £2.00 Visitors £3.00
This also includes tea or coffee, light refreshments and a free entry to the raffle.

A printable copy of the programme can be downloaded by clicking here.

Everyone is very welcome.
Date Event Speaker/Other Information Info
Jan 19th Beekeeping is Fun Jenny Bradford
Oswestry Beekeepers Association
report…
Feb 5th
(Sun)
Annual Lunch
at The Station Grill Llansantffraid
Meeting Time: 12:30 for 13:00pm report…
Feb 16th Club Quiz Night A General Knowledge Quiz that’s fun for all report…
Mar 16th Darwin the Botanist Mark Duffell report…
Apr 20th No Plot No Problem
Growing veg, fruit and salads
in small spaces
Phil Aubury report…
Competition for all to enter A single flowering stem grown from a bulb (incl. corms tubers etc.)
May 18th The Poison Garden at
Bryngwyn Hall
Andrea Atherton
Head Gardener Bryngwyn Hall
report…
Jun 3rd
(Sat)
Grand Plant Sale
in Trefonen Village Hall
10am until noon report…
Jun 15th Understanding soil, growing media and
fertilisers
Chris Whitelock report…
Competition for all to enter A single cut flower stem
Jul 20th
Garden Visit Visit by coach to Ashwood Gardens and Nursery more…
Aug 20th (Sun) Garden Visit Visit by coach to Plas Cadnant more…
Sep 21st Streptocarpus Pete Evans
Head of Land based Studies Derwen College
report…
Competition for all to enter A container of autumn flowers and foliage
Oct 19th Propagation
A demonstration on making more of your plants .
John Millington
Hillview Hardy Plants
more…
Nov 16th Annual General Meeting (AGM) and Photographic Competition Competion details can be seen here

 

The Growing Club