Gardening Club Programme of Events

Garstang and District Gardening Club has announced its latest programme of lectures due to begin this autumn.
The details were circulated by programme secretary Ruth Cowell (pictured) at the final session of the current series of meetings at St Thomas’s Parish Hall, Garstang, where guest speaker John Henshaw gave a talk on cacti and succulents to about 100 members. He was introduced by chairman Ray Pearson and thanked by committee member Bob Sutcliffe.
2011/2012 programme:
September 12, 2011: Victorian Gardens by Colin Dickinson
October 10, 2011: Alpines by Peter Bland
November 14, 2011: A Rainbow of Dahlias by Jack Gott
December 12, 2011: Carnivorous Plants by Alan Leyland
January 9, 2012: Christmas meal
February 13, 2012: Growing Vegetables for Showing by Bill Stables
March 13, 2012: annual meeting and Spring Show
April 2, 2012: Gardening for wildlife by Ken Green
* The venue will either be St Thomas’s parish hall or the new St Thomas’s parish/community hall, depending when the latter opens.
Meetings start at 7.30pm. Visitors welcome. For further information see the community groups section of this website or ring Ruth Cowell on 01995 602234.
* The club’s summer show will be held in the parish hall on Saturday, September 3 (more details will appear on this site nearer the time).