Gillingham Horticultural Society





Society Details - Meetings, Venues, Website & Contacts


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



Venue:                         As above, unless otherwise stated in Diary below




Contact                       Mrs Sandie Collier

Phone:                         07962 277330



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

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.


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


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





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