We usually meet on the second Wednesday of each month, at 7:30pm, at Bowburn Community Centre. All meetings are open to all and there is no charge for admission. Map Scarecrow seen at Newfield Organics in July 2008

Programme for 2015-16

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bullet  Wednesday 14th October 2015, 7.30pm. Peter Stranney from Durham Wildlife Trust will speak about Durham Wildlife Trust: Past, Present and Future.

bullet  Wednesday 11th November 2015, 7.30pm. TBA

bullet  Wednesday 9th December 2015. Christmas Meal at The Avenue, Shincliffe, Durham at 7.00p.m. Booking essential.


bullet  Saturday 30th January , 2016, 10:00am - 1:00pm. Potato Day. We will have a selection of organic and non-organic varieties of seed potatoes for sale, always a very popular event. Tea, coffee and light refreshments also available. at Bowburn Community Centre. Map

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bullet  Wednesday 10th February 2016, 7.30pm. Club Night. Audrey Ruddick will talk about Healing Plants.

bullet  Wednesday 9th March 2016, 7.30pm. Soil Structure and Soil Testing with Dianne Nichol Brown.

bullet  Wednesday 13th April 2016, 7.30pm. Organic Tomatoes, The Inside Story, with Terry Marshall.

bullet  Wednesday 11th May 2016, Tour of Durham Botanic Garden with Head Gardener Mike Hughes. Starting 6.00 – 6.30p.m.

bullet  Wednesday 8th June 2016. Evening picnic in a member's garden.

bullet  13th July 2016, Evening Visit to Abundant Earth at Broompark. Time to be arranged.

bullet  Wednesday 14th September 2016, 7.30pm. A.G.M. 2014 with Bring and Share Harvest Supper.