Meetings & Events

Summer Show and Social Evening

Tuesday, August 21, 2018 - 19:45

Summer Show and Social Evening

A light hearted, slightly competitive evening with something for everyone.

SCHEDULE FOR THE SUMMER SHOW AND SOCIAL EVENING

TUESDAY 21st AUGUST 2018

ALL ENTRIES MUST BE HOME GROWN

FOLIAGE AND FLOWERS

F1 A selection of grasses - should be loose or hand tied in a vase

F2 Miniature flower arrangement

F3 A vase of ten flower stems – may be same species or mixed

F4 Container of Herbs – maximum of six varieties

F5 Single Specimen Flower  of your choice

F6 Garden Club plant



VEGETABLES

V1 Tomatoes – 5 same variety   )

V2 Tomatoes – Mixed, 3 varieties   )

V3 French Beans – 5 same variety   ) V1-V7 to be presented on a plate

V4 Runner Beans - 5 same variety   )

V6 Potatoes - 3 same variety   )

V6 Selection of any three vegetables  )

V7 Soft fruit – single variety or mixed(not stoned)  ) 

V8 Stoned fruit - single variety or mixed  )

V9 Best cucumber

NOVELTY

N1 Novelty vegetable

WILDCARD

W1 Anything at all -  could be embroidery, craft work, knitting, collage, plant, photograph, miniature garden, card, painting

 

Show entries should be brought to the Town Hall between  7.15 - 7.30  pm

Plates and vases will be available

Members will pay their normal entrance fee of £1

 

Location:

Town Hall, Church St, Reepham NR10 4JW

Contact:

Jeff Johnson

jeffandcaroljohnson@yahoo.co.uk

September Meeting

Tuesday, September 18, 2018 - 19:45

Dr Sally Francis

Owner of Norfolk Saffron

Norfolk Saffron

A talk about the history and background behind Norfolk Saffron (some of which will be on sale).

Location:

Town Hall, Church St, Reepham NR10 4JW

Contact:

Jeff Johnson

jeffandcaroljohnson@yahoo.co.uk

October Meeting

Tuesday, October 16, 2018 - 19:45

Jim Paine

Walnut Tree Garden Nursery

Celebrating Winter

Whilst winter is not quite with us yet, this talk will inspire us as to which plants to grow through this difficult period (some plants will be for sale).

Also:

Autumn Bag Sale

Please bring surplus plants in one or more bags to be sold at 50p per bag.

 

Location:

Town Hall, Church St, Reepham NR10 4JW

Contact:

Jeff Johnson

jeffandcaroljohnson@yahoo.co.uk

November Meeting

Tuesday, November 20, 2018 - 19:45

David Boulton

Photographer

Images of Gardens Great & Small

This ‘talk’ should be very different with the main emphasis on the photography, with commentary and relaxing music in the background. 

Location:

Town Hall, Church St, Reepham NR10 4JW

Contact:

Jeff Johnson

jeffandcaroljohnson@yahoo.co.uk

DECEMBER MEETING & CHRISTMAS PARTY!

Tuesday, December 11, 2018 - 19:00

It’s Christmas Party Time, starts at 7pm. 

 

Location:

Town Hall, Church St, Reepham NR10 4JW

Contact:

Jeff Johnson

jeffandcaroljohnson@yahoo.co.uk

JANUARY MEETING

Tuesday, January 15, 2019 - 19:45

Graeme Simmonds

Metal detectorist

History Beneath Your Feet

Not so much a talk, but a bit of banter looking at things (gardening objects) from the past in a new way. We will look at and handle recovered objects to discuss. If you have dug up an item of interest or can’t identify it bring it along.

Location:

Town Hall, Church St, Reepham NR10 4JW

Contact:

Jeff Johnson

jeffandcaroljohnson@yahoo.co.uk

FEBRUARY MEETING

Tuesday, February 19, 2019 - 19:45

Nigel Middleton

Hawk & Owl Trust Conservation Officer

Past, Present and Future of Sculthorpe Moor

Location:

Town Hall, Church St, Reepham NR10 4JW

Contact:

Jeff Johnson

jeffandcaroljohnson@yahoo.co.uk

MARCH MEETING

Tuesday, March 19, 2019 - 19:45

Luci Skinner

Plantswomen from Woottens of Wenhaston

The Iris Genus

This talk will cover the history, breeding, diversity and care of this fascinating genus.

Location:

Town Hall, Church St, Reepham NR10 4JW

Contact:

Jeff Johnson

jeffandcaroljohnson@yahoo.co.uk

APRIL MEETING

Tuesday, April 16, 2019 - 19:30

AGM at 7.30 followed by:

Joe Whitehead

From Radio Norfolk’s Saturday gardening show

Over the Garden Wall

Back by popular demand Joe will talk about walled gardens and what goes on behind those great walls. As Joe has just become head gardener at Burghley, he may be able to include something about this great garden.

 

Location:

Town Hall, Church St, Reepham NR10 4JW

Contact:

Jeff Johnson

jeffandcaroljohnson@yahoo.co.uk

ANNUAL PLANT SALE.

Saturday, May 11, 2019 - 08:30

 Our Annual General Plant Sale 

As always, to be held at Reepham Market Place. Plants of all shapes and sizes donated by our members for sale to the general public. Come along and snap up a bargain. Open from 8.30 until sold out. Snooze and you may lose!!!!

Location:

Reepham Market Place

Contact:

Jeff Johnson

jeffandcaroljohnson@yahoo.co.uk

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