Gillingham Horticultural Society

Kent

 

 

 

Society Details - Meetings, Venues, Website & Contacts

Meetings

Venue:                         United Reformed Church Hall, Balmoral Road, Gillingham, Kent, ME7 4PU

Day(s):                         Last Wednesday of month, ten meetings per year

Dates:                          ►Jan ►Feb ►Mar ►Apr ►May ►Jun ►Jul ►Sep ►Oct ►Nov

Time:                            19:00 for 19:15

 

Shows

Venue:                         As above, unless otherwise stated in Diary below

 

Website                       www.gillinghamhs.co.uk

 

Contact                       Mrs Sandie Collier

Phone:                         07962 277330

E-mail:                         sandiecollier@blueyonder.co.uk

 

Information                Please see website, or phone / send e-mail for further details

 

 

 

 

Society Diary - Events, Shows, Talks & Visits

Diary 2018

 

31 Jan                          Wine & Wisdom Quiz Night

 

02 Mar                          Annual General Meeting

                                      > the evening includes a talk on Beekeeping

 

28 Mar                          Annual Spring show with daffodil competition

                                      > the evening includes a distribution of seed potatoes for this year’s potato growing competition

 

25 Apr                          Scientific Developments of Interest - a talk by Dr Sarah Arnold

 

30 May                         Gardeners Question Time

 

27 Jun                         A speaker for our Produced in Kent evening

 

30 Jun                         Annual Barbeque - Potting Shed - 18:30

 

25 Jul                           Strawberry & Cream Tea evening

 

08 Sep                         Autumn Show - United Reformed Church Hall, Balmoral Road, Gillingham - 14:30~16:30

 

14 Sep                         Four day trip to Monet's Garden, Palace of Versailles, & Chartres

 

26 Sep                         Potato growing competition results and most unusual flower or vegetable competition

 

31 Oct                          Halloween Party

                                      > the evening includes a carved pumpkin competition

 

28 Nov                         Presentation evening

                                      > the evening includes a Christmas Festive Buffet

 

Diary 2019

 

 

 

About Us

Details
The Society runs trips throughout the year, and has an associated Floral Art Group.
It also has a Potting Shed, staffed by volunteers and located at the allotment site of Tangmere Close, Gillingham, ME7 2TN, which sells a wide range of horticultural supplies at competitive prices.
You must be a member of GHS to make purchases from the shed.

 

Membership
Annual subscription: £4 per adult member, or £6 for joint membership for two people at the same address

 

Benefits
Membership includes reduced cost-entry to social events, plus other benefits

 

 

 

 

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