Ticknall Garden Club: Programme of Events 2017/18

Knowledgeable speakers cover a wide variety of topics of interest to experienced and not-so-experienced gardeners! Talks are held in the Ticknall Village Hall at 7.30 pm Members £1, Visitors £3 unless a special (ticketed) event.

Queries to Wendy Gale Programme Organiser on 01283562161 wendygale@hotmail.co.uk

Tuesday, September 12thA.G.M. followed by
Growing Better Vegetables; David Thornton.
Tuesday, October 10thPerfect Perennials; Nick Hamilton of Barnsdale Gardens & Nursery.
(Special Event Members £5, Visitors £8)
Tuesday, November 14thAround The Shows in 80 Minutes; Stan Griffin of Craig House Cacti.
Tuesday, December 12th Christmas Social
The Birds in Winter, told with humour; David Tideswell of Radio Derby.
Tuesday, January 9thSpecial Plant Hunting; Sue & Bleddyn Wyn-Jones of Crug Farm Plants
- RHS Gold medal winners (Special Event Members £5, Visitors £8)
Tuesday, February 13th Houseplants for The Home & Conservatory; with Phillip Aubury.
Tuesday, March 13th The Winter Garden; John Stirland of Radio Nottingham.
Tuesday, April 10th Great English Gardens; Jeff Bates, back by popular demand!
Tuesday, May 8th Coton Manor, Past, Present & Future; Caroline Tait, Nursery manager
at Coton Manor 1993 - 2003, & Professional Horticulturist.
Sunday, May 13th Spring Plant Sale 10 am to 12 noon Admission £1
Tuesday, June 12th Water in The Garden; Steve Lovell, Landscape Gardener & Designer.
Tuesday, July 10th The History & Development of the Japanese Garden; Patsy Rayner.
Tuesday, September 11th A.G.M. followed by
The Kitchen Garden; Steven Desmond
Tuesday, October 9th Designing with Plants at Great Dixter; Fergus Garrett.
(Special Event Members £5, Visitors £8)