Programme 2018

Evening meetings are held on the second Wednesday of each month (except July and December see below) at 8pm at Fawkham and Hartley Church Centre, Ash Road, Hartley DA3 8DB.

Visitors are welcome at all events (visitor entrance to meetings £1.00, to shows free).

Suggestions for future lectures will be welcomed by our lecture secretary Sue Cox at any of our meetings.

10 January 2018               Perennials and Late Grasses - Nigel Gibson
14 February 2018          Gardens of Cornwall - Caroline Halfpenny
14 March 2018 ABC of Pruning - Hilary Newman
11 April 2018 Something for Every Month of the Year - Susan Scrivens
9 May 2018 History of Millbrook - Tammy Woodhouse
16 May 2018 Day Time Trip to The Salutation Garden at Sandwich
13 June 2018 SUMMER EVENING SHOW
Judging is by members only. Free refreshments will be available. Visitors are very welcome to come along and enjoy the exhibits free of charge (but are not permitted to judge).
11 July 2018 Daytime trip to RHS Hyde Hall
RHS Hyde Hall in Essex
8 August 2018 Taming of Tanglewood - Julia Jarman
12 September 2018 AUTUMN EVENING SHOW
At tonight’s show, judging will be carried out by qualified external judges. Come along and see the exhibits, including the lovely floral art classes. Visitors are very welcome (free entry), and free refreshments will be available.
10 October 2018 A tour of Britain in Bloom with a National Judge - Jim Buttress
former Royal Gardener and judge on the BBC2 ‘Big Allotment Challenge’

14 November 2018 AGM and Cheese & Wine Social Evening
The Annual General Meeting will take place, after which we will have our now-customary cheese and wine and a chance to socialise.
December 2018 No Meeting