2020-2021 Calendar and Programme of Talks.
These are unprecedented times. Please keep an eye on this page and we will update it as regularly as we can.
So far our plans include:
Tuesday 24th November 2020:
7:30pm online via zoom - Doug Stewart, “Super Heroes - The Plant Hunters”
Doug describes himself as a “total plant geek”. He is a professional Associate with the RHS who has worked in a wide variety of horticultural positions and has been involved with horticultural education for over 20 years. As well as being published he also co-presents a two hour gardening phone-in on BBC Radio Humberside.
Tuesday 8th December 2020 7:30pm online via zoom - Christmas Quiz
The Garden Club committee will run a light hearted Christmas Quiz via zoom so everyone can join in from the comfort of their own homes.
Tuesday 26th January 2021
7:30pm online via zoom - Darren Lerigo - “Clippings - How to prune Topiary and Shrubs”
Darren is a gardener who specialises in topiary and pruning. He works all over the UK but is based in Chelmsford and his work has been photographed for the ‘Artisan Series’ in The Guardian. His work embraces formal topiary to the more sculptural and organic styles. He likes nothing more than to bring his sense of humour to an unloved part of the garden with his topiary skills.
Tuesday 23rd February 2021
7:30pm online via zoom - Andrew Mikolojski - “Permaculture”
Tuesday 23rd March 2021:
7.30 pm. Online Via ZOOM Spring Bulb Show
Tuesday 26th April 2021
7.30 pm. Online Via ZOOM Geoff Hodge - “ Gardening with Climate Change - Gardening in the Global Greenhouse”
Geoff is a freelance gardening and horticultural writer, author, editor and radio broadcaster. He has been been in the horticultural and gardening industry for 29 years and aims to help gardeners get the best from their plants and gardens. He is keen to solve your gardening problems with advice, hints and tips
Saturday 15th May 2021: Club Plant Sale on the Standlake Village Green
Tuesday 25th May 2021:
7.30 pm. Online Via ZOOM
Tuesday 22nd June 2021: 7.30pm Summer Summer (The rose and sweet pea show)
Tuesday 20th July 2021: Club Summer Day out to Buscot Park.
5th September 2021 2 pm - 4pm Annual Produce Show.
Tuesday 28th September 2021 7.30pm Club AGM
Tuesday 26th October 2021 8 pm Membership Night.
Come to renew your membership for another year in the Standlake Village Hall.