19th March Talk by Brian Raw on vegetable growing
(Moved from 5th due to weather)
Bulb competition (bulbs given out last October)
Potato sets will be given out for competition in August
Tea and coffee Debbie and Sally
2nd April Talk and presentation by Mike McQuade on Organic Gardening Competition a sprig of spring from the hedgerow
Tea and coffee Sheila Blindell and Pauline
12th May (Saturday) in Castleton Village Hall. 10 – 12. Plant sale Members providing plants and money going to club funds. Tea and coffee available.
25th June Evening visit (7pm) to Helen Bainbridge garden at Fir Tree cottage Stokesley
£6.50 per head includes conducted tour/.talk/ tea/coffee and cake.
15th July Sunday Thornton Hall Gardens Nr Darlington open 11-4pm £7.
6th August Potato competition. Meet at Fryup Village Hall 7.30. Raffle a garden item
Teas and coffee Angela and Jane
3rd September Gill Hodgson on British flower growing
Competition Garden tip
Tea and coffee Jenny Burns and Christine Gilbraith
1st October Karen Greenwood. Talk and presentation on her new venture with English Heritage
Competition Autumn flower from own garden
Tea and coffee Polly and Ian
5th November Simon Hill from Hill’s nurseries at Stokesley
Competition Autumn foliage
Tea and coffee Jenny Woods and Chris Knapp
3rd December Members Christmas Party night.Making a Christmas arrangement.
Competition is the arrangement made on the night
Pauline and Heather tea, coffee, mulled wine.
Other dates for your diaries not Organised by the club
- NGS Sleightholmdale Lodge Sunday 12 August 2-6
- Flower Power Fair. Newburgh Priory Coxwold Sunday 15 April
- Flower Power Fair. Wynard Hall Gardens Sunday 22 July
- Mount Grace Priory (garden restoration see web-site
- Harrogate Autumn Flower Show 14-16 Sept