Hanney Gardening Club - Programme 2016/2017

Programme of Events

Hanney War Memorial Hall on the first Monday of each month 7:45 for 8:00pm. Tea and coffee followed by the talk.

All very welcome. Admission - 2 for guests

Meetings 1st Monday of the month Sept-April ex Dec

Date Talk Speaker
5th Sep "The World of Insects" followed by AGM John Tyler
3rd Oct Flower Arranging Helen Smith
7th Nov Scent in the Garden Timothy Walker
5th Dec Christmas Party Competition! - see below for details!
9th Jan Wildflowers of Britain Chris Chadwell
6th Feb Searching for Unusual Edibles Paul Barney
6th Mar Ponds and Water Features Philip Aubury
3rd Apr Propagation - a Sideways Look Bob Brown
13th May Plant Sale  
22nd May Friars Court at 2pm Visit
12th Jun Waterperry Gardens TBC Visit
16th Jun (Fri) Gardeners World Event at NEC inc Monty Don presentation. Visit
11th Sep (Mon) Waterperry Gardens Visit
14th Jul Travelling Garden Party West Hanney

Visit to Gardeners World show held at the NEC Birmingham on Friday 16th June

The cost is 25 per Hanney Gardening Club member or 27 for a guest (not a member of HGC)

This cost includes the coach fare plus the entry ticket to the NEC show and a audience theatre session with Monty Don .

The coach will leave Hanney war memorial hall at 8am and leave the show at 4pm - so it is a whole day outing .

If you are interested please contact Joanna Brettal on Tel 01235 868459 or email joanna.brettell@btopenworld.com

Tub Competition.... only 1 per entry

Closing Date 1st July

To be judged week commencing 7th August.

All Hanney residents are invited to plant up a tub, maximum size 60cms, with single or mixed colours. Tubs need to be visible at front of house.

From the beginning of May, entry forms will be available from the shop and at the plant sale or contact Joy 868389

Annual Plant Sale

Saturday 13th May in Hanney War Memorial Hall, 10am till 12noon.

A big selection of Perennials, Bedding plants, Vegetables and Herbs will be on sale at very reasonable cost. If you have any spare plants, please contact De Bromley 868485 in East Hanney or Jo Brettall 868450 in West Hanney for collection.

Club meetings

Please note that all club meetings start at 7.45pm with tea and coffee followed by a talk at 8pm normally finishing by 9.15pm. They are held in Hanney War Memorial Hall. Guest are always welcome admission 2

Summer visits

Details of these visits will be available nearer the time

Travelling Garden Party

This ever popular social evening is open to all members. The number of guests may be limited