Sandhurst and District
Gardening Club

PROGRAMME 2017/18

Meetings take place each month except August normally on the third Wednesday of the month, and are held at the Sandhurst Community Hall, Yorktown Road, Sandhurst, Berkshire, GU47 9BJ. Please see the map on the Location page.

The evening meetings start at 7.30pm unless otherwise stated. On show days the hall is open early for exhibitors to allow them time to set up.

For coach trips please check with the organiser for the pickup point. This is likely to be outside Sandhurst Day Centre (near the Community Hall car park) or the library.

Date

Activity

Title / Details

Speaker

2017




Jan 18

Wed

Talk

The Blackwater Valley

Mike Swaddling

Feb 15

Wed

AGM

Talk

AGM

The Thames Path From Source To Sea


Graham Harding

March 15

Wed

Show

Talk

Daffodil Show

Seeds of Italy


Paolo Arrigo

April 14

Good Friday

Workshop

At the Trading Hut

Vegetables, seeds, plants and questions

Graham Talbot

April 19

Wed

Show

Talk

Late Spring Show

Understanding Your Soil


Graham Talbot

May 17

Wed

Sale

Talk

Plant Sale

Summer In The Garden


Steve Bradley

May 20

Saturday

Coach Outing

A walk around Smithfield Market and surrounding area with Val Pretlove


June 14

Wed

Coach Outing

Arundel Flower Festival


June 24

Saturday

Show

Summer Flower Show

Open to members and visitors from 3.00pm


July 12

Wed

Coach Outing

Afternoon tea and a guided  walk in the garden at Friars Court in rural Oxfordshire


July 19

Wed

Talk

New and Exciting Plants


Marcus Dancer

Sept 2

Saturday

Show

Autumn Flower Show

Open to members and visitors from 3.00pm


Sept 23

Saturday

Coach Outing

Malvern Autumn Show


Oct 18

Wed

Talk

Bees

Lorraine Ragosa-Rout

Nov 15

Wed

Talk

A Year in the Life of a Bat

Simon Holmes

Dec 14

Thursday

Party

Christmas Party


2018




The full 2018 programme will be available in January; it will begin with the following meetings

Jan 17

Wed

Talk

History of the National Gardens Scheme

Margaret Arnott

Feb 21

Wed

AGM

Talk


Garden Photography


Mark Saunders

For a reminder of the events of 2016 please click here.