Event Programme 2019

January 17th

Event
Annual General Meeting
followed by
Talk
Gardening for Butterflies & Moths

Speaker: Ann Brown

February 21st

Talk
Alpines & Bulbs – From Mountains to Market

Plants for sale. Speaker: Bob Potterton of Potterton's Nursery

March 21st

Talk
The Principles and Practice of Plant Design

Speaker: Claire Jones, Garden Designer

April 18th

Talk
Echiums – Land of the Giants

Plants for sale. Speaker: Linda Heywood from Echium World

May 6th

Event
Quorn May Fayre

Garden Club stall. Plants for sale.

May 16th

Talk
Plants and Wildlife on the Continental Divide

Speaker: Peter Crichton, Belton Garden Club

June 20th

Event
Plant Swap

at Spinney Cottage, Vicary Lane, Old Woodhouse

July 25th

Trip
Coughton Court

Warwickshire. National Trust. All day Coach trip.

August 1st

Trip
National Collection of Hydrangeas

August 15th

Trip
Highthorne Allotments

Flesh Hovel Lane, Quorn. Followed by tea at Pillings Lock.

September 19th

Talk
Bugs and Garden Plagues – Pest and Disease Control

Speaker: Geoff Hodge

October 17th

Talk
Growing Better Vegetables

Speaker: Dave Thornton, National Vegetable Growing Champion

November 21st

Talk
The Winter Garden – Planting ideas for winter colour and interest

Plants for sale. Speaker: Bel Grierson of Oasis Plant Centre

Reminder: AGM 16th January 2020

Everyone Welcome

Guest: £3 per meeting  -  Membership Fees: Individual £25, Couple £45

Time & Venue

7:30 pm in the Church Rooms, Quorn, LE12 8DP (map)