Club Programme

Provisional programme now sadly cancelled

Our Club meets at the Margaret Harker Hall, Yarmouth Road, Blofield at 7.30 pm on the second Wednesday of each month, except in January, February, August and December. Speakers give talks and demonstrations on various subjects connected with gardening. Refreshments – tea, coffee or squash and biscuits – will be available free, after the talk.
Visitors are very welcome to attend any meeting for a fee of £2.50 per evening.

Our provisional programme for 2020 is as follows:

Date Subject Speaker Competition
11th March Annual General Meeting – when memberships are renewed (or taken up) and the programme for 2020, with plans for the Summer Show, will be revealed. All Welcome.
8th April The Propagation of
Carnivorous Plants
Pauline Steward
The Fly Trap Plants Nursery, Thurton
3 Spring Flowers
13th May Growing Vegetables
in Small Spaces
Pauline Harper
Master Gardener and Composter
A Stem of a
Spring Flowering Shrub
10th June A Brief History of Thyme Christina Brailsford
Freelance educator – Arts & Heritage
A Posy of Herbs
8th July The Plantation Garden Dr Lesley Cunneen
School of History UEA
A Photograph of a Garden
11th July The Summer Show. Open from 2 p.m onwards at the Margaret Harker Hall. Classes for Produce, Flowers and Cakes; Raffle and Tombola; Plant, Cake and Book stalls; Refreshments. Grand Auction of everything at the finish.
9th September Subject to be confirmed Speaker to be confirmed An Alpine in a Pot
14th October Companion Planting for a Balanced Garden Dr Ian Bedford
formerly Head of Entomology,
John Innes Centre
A Stem of Autumn Foliage
11th November Subject to be confirmed Speaker to be confirmed A Small Floral Decoration
for the Christmas Table
10th March 2021 Annual General Meeting