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Programme of Events

 

2018 - 2019 Season

 

Our annual season runs from

the AGM in September until

the AGM the following year.

Indoor Meetings: Doors open 1.30pm.  

Speaker: 2pm

 

2018

September 12th:

AGM - Presentation of Club Year and 20th Birthday Tea Party £3 pp.

 

October 10th:

Louise Chapman ‘Tales of a Lady Mole Catcher’ 

 

November 14th:

Jim Paine ‘Climate Change – How we as gardeners Should Respond’                                           

 

December 12th

Xmas Meal provided £5pp + Quiz afternoon. Bring Wrapped Secret Santa Gift

 

2019

January 9th

Graeme Simmonds – ‘History Beneath our feet – the latest chapter’

 

February 13th

Guy Barker – ‘Plant Propagation on a Need to Know Basis’

 

SUNDAY February 17th

Annual Lunch – Lynford hall, Mundford IP26 5HW

01842878351 Carvery Main Course £15 other courses £6 each +Snowdrop Walk

 

March 13th

Ian Bedford – ‘Butterflies’  £70 inc travel   From J. Innes Institute

ian.bedford@jic.ac.uk 

 

April 10th

OUTSIDE VISIT –To Didlington Nursery, Field Lodge, Didlington, Thetford IP265AT.

Discover this hidden gem of a nursery – and buy your plants – amazing quality & prices! : 01842 878288

 

SUNDAY May  5th

HORN FAIR 12 - 4pm

 

May 15th

(NB change to one wk later to get blossom!): Visit to Eastgate Medlar Orchard –Eastgate House, NR10 4HF  £3 pp  

Free Tour, talk & tasting - in her Medlar-Making kitchen (donation/gift?) Hosted by Jane Steward –who talked to us last October….

6 acre plot, garden,tree belt and paddock, wildflower meadow, legacy Bramleys

It’s a six acre plot, with a perimeter  woodland walk, pathways and long grass, a young meadow, a mixed orchard, veg area, some lawn, a rose garden, shrub and herbaceous borders. We're creating an environment that supports as much wildlife as possible, while pleasing us visually and emotionally. 

There’s plenty of off road parking. 

 

June 12th

NB 4pm Visit to Shropham Vicarage Garden, Church Rd, NR17 1EJ - hosted by Sally Napier – Gardener, Guy Barker (Snowdrop guy) £3pp inc refreshments.

 

July 10th

Visit to Plantation garden – 4 Earlam Rd, Norwich NR2 3DB - £2 pp honesty box Bring a picnic if fine! Can also visit Catholic Cathedral nearby.

A beautiful, idiosyncratic, secret gem of a garden, hidden in the heart of Norwich -

 

August 14th

Visit to Yeoman’s Cottage garden £3pp – Low lane , Rocklands All Saints, NR17 1TU Hosted by artist and plantswoman, Karen Roseberry

Lots of interest packed into a fairly small plot – Tour and talk around garden

£6.50 inc refreshments.

 

September 11th

AGM - Presentation of Club Year and afternoon tea

 




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