Meetings & Events

APRIL MEETING & AGM CANCELLED

Tuesday, April 21, 2020 - 19:30

CANCELLED

AGM at 7.30 followed by:

Lynn Shannon

Tour Guide at Norfolk Lavender

The History and Workings of Norfolk Lavender

The talk will also include how the oil is extracted and tips on growing lavender.

Location:

Town Hall, Church St, Reepham NR10 4JW

Contact:

Jeff Johnson

jeffandcaroljohnson@yahoo.co.uk

ANNUAL PLANT SALE - CANCELLED

Saturday, May 16, 2020 - 08:30

CANCELLED

Our Annual General Plant Sale (PLEASE NOTE CHANGE OF DATE DUE TO VE WEEKEND)

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

MAY MEETING CANCELLED

Tuesday, May 19, 2020 - 19:45

CANCELLED

Andrew Brogan

Owner of Henstead Exotic Gardens

The Story of Henstead Exotic Gardens

This is one of the most well known exotic gardens in the UK and has featured in all the national newspapers and Gardeners World. In 2017 it was voted Britain’s Best Garden by Alan Titchmarch on ITV.

Location:

Town Hall, Church St, Reepham NR10 4JW

Contact:

Jeff Johnson

jeffandcaroljohnson@yahoo.co.uk

JUNE MEETING

Tuesday, June 16, 2020 - 19:45

Gabriel Read

Of Gabi’s Garden

‘A Year in the Cut Flower Garden’

Gabi is an organic flower grower and florist and will talk about the flowers and foliage she grows for her floristry studio.

Location:

Town Hall, Church St, Reepham NR10 4JW

Contact:

Jeff Johnson

jeffandcaroljohnson@yahoo.co.uk

JULY MEETING

Tuesday, July 21, 2020 - 19:45

Ellen Mary

‘Plants and Nature for Wellbeing’

Ellen has been listed in the Top 5 Women Influencers in Horticulture by Grow Your Own Magazine! She has appeared on many TV programmes and is the Horticultural Co-Ordinator for the Royal Norfolk Show. The wellbeing talk will explore the history of social and therapeutic horticulture and how plants and nature overall help our physical and mental health wellbeing.

Location:

Town Hall, Church St, Reepham NR10 4JW

Contact:

Jeff Johnson

jeffandcaroljohnson@yahoo.co.uk

Summer Show 2020

Tuesday, August 18, 2020 - 19:30

Summer Show and Social Evening

A lighthearted, slightly competitive evening with something for everyone.

Location:

Town Hall, Church St, Reepham NR10 4JW

Contact:

Jeff Johnson

jeffandcaroljohnson@yahoo.co.uk

SEPTEMBER MEETING

Tuesday, September 15, 2020 - 19:45

Mrs Robin McDonald

‘Botanic and other Gardens’

Robin is the President of the Orchid Society and founder of the Paphiopedilum Society. Robin is also a member of the Norfolk and Norwich Horticultural Society and has run their shows for several years. Robin has expanded her interest in plants, especially wild plants to such an extent that she is able to give talks on many horticultural subjects. But for us she will be talking about the wonderful gardens from around the world, including Gothenburg Botanic and Keukenhof Gardens.

Location:

Town Hall, Church St, Reepham NR10 4JW

Contact:

Jeff Johnson

jeffandcaroljohnson@yahoo.co.uk

OCTOBER MEETING

Tuesday, October 20, 2020 - 19:45

Johnny Walkers

‘The A-Z of Bulbs’

Johnny has worked at Taylors Bulbs for more than 25 years. Johnny is known as having the “Midas Touch” for his huge haul of awards at both Chelsea and Harrogate flower shows, where he has racked up 23 consecutive Chelsea Gold Medals and numerous Premier Awards at the Harrogate Flower Show for displays of multiple daffodil varieties, many of which are flowering out of season.

Also:

Autumn Bag Sale

Please bring surplus plants in one or more bags to be sold at £1 per bag.

Location:

Town Hall, Church St, Reepham NR10 4JW

Contact:

Jeff Johnson

jeffandcaroljohnson@yahoo.co.uk

NOVEMBER MEETING

Tuesday, November 17, 2020 - 19:45

Jane Steward

‘The Wonderful Medlar, Our Forgotten Fruit’

Jane is owner of Eastgate Larder, specialist grower and producer of medlar preserves. Jane will talk about her passion for reviving the medlar and the orchard they have planted at Eastgate.

Location:

Town Hall, Church St, Reepham NR10 4JW

Contact:

Jeff Johnson

jeffandcaroljohnson@yahoo.co.uk

DECEMBER MEETING

Tuesday, December 8, 2020 - 19:00

Tuesday December 8th Or 15th (to be confirmed)

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

 

Location:

Town Hall, Church St, Reepham NR10 4JW

Contact:

Jeff Johnson

jeffandcaroljohnson@yahoo.co.uk

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