MeetingsWe usually meet on the second Wednesday of each month, at 7:30pm, at Bowburn Community Centre. Map Normal monthly meetings are open to all and have no charge for admission. Please note that this year there are two special speakers that have been organised with other groups, for which tickets must be obtained from the groups shown.
Programme for 2017-18
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Wednesday 11th October 2017, 7.30pm. 'Basic Beekeeping' with club member Phillip Pearce
Wednesday 8th November 2017 at Brancepeth Garden Club (admission by ticket only). 'Planting Design' with Adam Frost
Wednesday 13th December 2017. Christmas Evening Meal at The Seven Stars, Shincliffe at 6:30p.m. Booking essential.
Saturday 27th January 2018, 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, at Bowburn Community Centre. Map Tea, coffee and light refreshments also available.
Download Potato Day poster here.
Download Potato varieties summary.
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Wednesday 14th February 2018, 7.30pm. Gardening Quiz.
Wednesday 14th March 2018, 7.30pm. 'Invaders of the Root Zone' with Geoff Wilson from the National Vegetable Society.
Wednesday 11th April 2018, 7.30pm. 'Propagation' with club members Dylys Dickerson and Neil Clowes.
Wednesday 9th May 2018, 7:30pm 'The Ergonomic Landscape' with Stan Timmins.
Wednesday 13th June 2018. Evening picnic in a member's garden.
Wednesday 11th July 2018 Garden visit, to be arranged.
Wednesday 12th September 2018, 7.30pm. A.G.M. 2014 with Bring and Share Harvest Supper.