2019 Programme

Ruddington Gardeners’ Association Programme January – December 2019


30th January – Corin Tomlinson (Greenwood Bonsai Studio, Nottingham) Introduction to Bonsai


27th February – AGM followed by a Cheese-Themed Social Evening


27th March – Jean Gray (Friends of Rushcliffe Country Park) Bombs to Butterflies: Rushcliffe Country Park


Saturday 6th April – Plant Sales Stall at WI Spring Fayre, St Peter’s Rooms 10.00am


24th April – Jo Bennison (Bennison Peonies, Market Rasen, Lincolnshire) Peonies


Wednesday 15th May Evening Nursery Visit, TBC 6.15pm


29th May – Rod Weston (Master Composter, Hugglescote, Leicester) Garden and Allotment Composting


26th June – Alan Clements (Cascades Gardens, Bonsall, Derbyshire) From Jungle to Paradise


Saturday 29th June Visit to RHS Wisley, Depart The Green, Ruddington 7.45am


Saturday 6th July Plant Sales Stall at St Peter’s School, Ruddington 8.00am


Saturday 20th July – Afternoon Tea, 200 Loughborough Road, 2.30pm onwards


Wednesday 14th August Garden Visit, 83 Main Street, Sutton Bonington, 6.15pm


Saturday 14th September – Village Horticultural Show, St Peter’s Rooms, Ruddington 8.00am


25th September – Christopher Terrell-Nield (Nottingham Trent University) Bunny Old Wood: Its History and Flora


30th October – Tracey Beaty (Medical Herbalist, Oak Leaf Herbal Clinic, Loughborough) Save Your Weeds


27th November RGA Members’ Forum

Friday 13th December Christmas Social, The Hermitage Centre, 7.00pm for 7.30pm


Venue for Meetings – The Hermitage Centre, Wilford Road, Ruddington, NG11 6EL; 7.00pm for 7.30pm Membership £5 per annum, £2 per meeting; Visitors £3 per meeting

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