Previous Events

Here is a list of previous events which have been held in 2012 & 13

January 2012

No meeting

February 2012

Tuesday 2nd – Growing fruit and vegetables on a patio, Speaker from The Gold Club (St. Nicholas Primary School)

March 2012

Thursday 1st – Floral displays in Weymouth and Dorset, Speaker Carl Dallinson (St. Nicholas Primary School)

Saturday 17th – Spring Show 2pm (Memorial Hall, Upwey)

April 2012

Thursday 19th – Annual General Meeting plus members-only mini show (St. Nicholas Primary School)

Thursday 26th – Evening trip to Poundbury Garden Centre (6.45-7.00pm start) Members to find their own way there.

May 2012

Thursday 3rd – A year at Mews Cottage, Speakers, Peter and Jill Pitman

Saturday 5th – Plant Sale 2pm (Memorial Hall, Upwey)

June 2012

Thursday 14th – Ellen Simon from Tamarisk Farm, is showing members around her organic farm at West Bexington, DT2 9DF. The walk begins at 6.00pm. If you think the walk may be too hard, come anyway and sit in her lovely garden and listen to the silence.

July 2012

No meeting

August 2012

Saturday 18th  – Summer show (Memorial Hall, Upwey)

September 2012

Thursday 6th   -Fruit growing including soft fruit, Speaker, The Gold Club

October 2012

Thursday 4th – Woodland crafts, Terry Heard

Date TBC – October Harvest Supper

November 2012

Thursday 1st – The restoration of Kingston Lacy Park and Gardens, David Smith

December 2012

Friday December  7th – Christmas Party

January 2013

No meeting

February 2013

Thursday February 7th – A panel of experts to answer your gardening questions

March 2013

Thursday March 7th – Gardening on Chalk. Clay and Acid soil, Martin Young

Saturday March 16th  – Spring Show

April 2013

Thursday April 18th  – A.G.M and Members only Mini Show

May 2013

Thursday May 2nd 2013 – Abbotsbury Gardens, Stephen Griffith (Gardens Curator)

Saturday May 11th – Plant Sale at 2.00pm (Memorial Hall, Upwey)

June 2013

Thursday June 6th – A walk around the Wilkinson’s Garden in Upwey with an expert from the Gold Club – 9 Stottingway Street, Upwey at 6.45pm (Members only)

August 2013

Saturday August 17th – Summer Show, Memorial Hall Upwey 2.00pm

September 2013

Thursday September 5th – Welcome Back, Propogation, Speaker from the Gold Club