Halstead & District Horticultural Society

Kent

 

 

 

Society Details - Meetings, Venues, Website & Contacts

Meetings

Venue:                         Halstead Village Hall, Knockholt Road, Halstead, TN14 7EX

Day(s):                         Fourth Thursday of month, four meetings per year, plus shows and outings

Dates:                          28 Feb • 25 Apr • 26 Sep • 24 Oct

Time:                            20:00

 

Shows

Venue:                         As above, unless otherwise stated in Diary below

 

Website                       www.facebook.com/halsteadhort

 

Contact                       Mr Peter Nicholls ~ Secretary

Phone:                         01959 534497

Mobile:                         ~~

E-mail:                         jennifernicholls@hotmail.co.uk

 

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

 

 

 

 

Society Diary - Events, Shows, Talks & Visits

Diary 2019

 

28 Feb                         Unusual Plants for Small Spaces - a talk

 

28 Mar                          Spring Show - Halstead Village Hall - Evening

 

25 Apr                          Willow Weaving and Coppicing - a talk and demonstration

 

30 Apr                          Coach outing to Merriments and Pashley Manor

 

04 May                         Plant Sale - Halstead Village Hall - 10:00~12:00

 

14 Jun                         Coach outing to Saville Gardens and Windsor Great Park

 

27 Jun                         Summer Show - Halstead Village Hall - Evening

 

28 Aug                         Private cars outing to Biggin Hill Garden (Private)

 

07 Sep                         Autumn Show and Village Fete - Halstead Village Hall

 

26 Sep                         Ancient Gardens - a talk

 

10 Oct                          Society Quiz Night

 

24 Oct                          Penshurst Past and Present - a talk

 

28 Nov                         Annual General Meeting

 

07 Dec                         Christmas Fair Stall - Afternoon

 

Diary 2020

 

 

 

About Us

Details
Halstead & District Horticultural Society was founded in 1976. Halstead is located in the North West Corner of Kent - part of the Sevenoaks District Council area.
We have had a membership of over 120 for many years and are now on Facebook and Twitter in order to encourage contact
from younger people and their parents and to foster horticulture across wider age range.
Visitors are welcome to attend specialist talks evenings - admission £2.00.

 

Membership
Membership is limited to addresses within 10 miles of Halstead.
Annual subscriptions: £8.00 per person
(under 18: free). Any age couple at one address: £12.00.
Allotmenteers: £5.00 plus £20.00 plot fee.

 

Benefits
Members enjoy free entry to talks and Society Shows.
Members receive an annual Society booklet giving full details of events and show classes.
E-mail updates and news of ad hoc items of horticultural interest are regularly distributed.
Opportunities exist to have use of, or share a Society allotment.
Members can receive discounts at trade nurseries.

 

 

 

 

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