Weardale Flower & Garden Club
Programme of Meetings & Events 2019
Flowers used in the demonstrations are raffled at the end of the evening.
20th February – Demonstration by Lucy Richardson, a professional florist and ‘up-cycler’. She runs her own professional floristry design service and eclectic crafting.
20th March – Our AGM, followed by Joan Brown from Elvet Flowers in Durham. Joan will show us examples of spring floristry
17th April – Martin Fish is a broadcaster, gardening consultant, and author. He will be talking and showing us his life in gardening. He will also bring plants for sale, and will chair our Gardeners’ Question Time.
5th May – Fund raising coffee and cakes in the Town Hall, 10-12. This will include a plant stall, and supports the National Lonely Bouquet Initiative.
15th May – Celebratory dinner at Headlam Hall, to mark 40 years since the Club started.
19th June – Afternoon outing to Bradley Hall Gardens, Wylam – 18th century garden, homestore, gift shop, garden store and glasshouse cafe where we have booked afternoon tea.
17th July – Evening outing to Newbiggin Hall Gardens, Blanchland.
21st August – Chairman’s night
18th September – Beverley Wright, florist.
16th October – Willow weaving with Jo Anne Bolton – demonstration and ‘have a go’
20th November – Jonathan Moseley, Christmas Open Night – Forty Years of Berries, Blooms and Baubles.