Sissinghurst Flower Show Society

Kent

 

 

 

Society Details - Meetings, Venues, Website & Contacts

Meetings

Venue:                         C of E Primary School, Common Road, Sissinghurst, Kent, TN17 2BH

Day(s):                         Monthly, please phone or send e-mail for details

Dates:                         

Time:                           

 

Shows

Venue:                         As above, unless otherwise stated in Diary below

 

Website                      

 

Contact                       Mrs M J Newsom

Phone:                         01580 712956

E-mail:                         mj.newsom@btinternet.com

 

Information                Please phone or send e-mail for further details

 

 

 

 

Society Diary - Events, Shows, Talks & Visits

Diary 2018

 

Members are invited to attend Staplehurst Horticultural Society’s monthly talks, which are included in our Diary below.

Talks are held at the Village Centre, Staplehurst, starting at 20:00.

Please see our website for further details.

 

16 Jan                          Millennium Seed Bank at Kew - a talk by Dr Tim Marks

 

20 Feb                         Showing Tips and Judges’ Wrinkles - a talk by Malcom Buller

 

20 Mar                          Hints and tips on Garden Design - a talk by Sue Hayward

 

24 Mar                          Sissinghurst Spring Show - Sissinghurst Primary School - 14:30

 

17 Apr                          Taming Tanglewood - a talk by Julia Jarman

 

05 May                         Plant Sale

 

15 May                         The Making of Pedlinge Court - a talk by Sue Scrivens

 

16 Jun                         Sissinghurst Summer Show - Sissinghurst Primary School - 14:30

 

19 Jun                         Staplehurst Rose and Sweet Pea Competition, North Hall

 

17 Jul                           Garden Visit - details to be advised

 

21 Aug                         Flower Arranging for Shows - a talk by Sylvia Cheeseman

 

15 Sep                         Sissinghurst Autumn Show - Sissinghurst Primary School - 14:30

 

18 Sep                         My Life in Wood - a talk by Ron Ribbens

 

16 Oct                          How to Love Weeds - a talk by Kathrine Lynn

 

20 Nov                         Garden Lore - Fact or Fiction - a talk by Jude Law

 

 

19 Nov                         Annual General Meeting and social evening - Parish Room, The Street, Sissinghurst - 19:30

                                      > the evening will include an illustrated talk, a free raffle, wine and nibbles

 

20 Nov                         Garden lore: fact or fiction? - a talk by Jude Law

 

Diary 2019

 

19 Jan                          Every picture tells a story - a talk by Mr Glyn Bareham LRPS CPAGB

 

 

 

About Us

Details
We are a small friendly society whose aims are:
> To continue to maintain village activities concerned with amateur fruit, flower and vegetable growing and presentation, home cookery and handicrafts.
> To encourage children in the above by continuing and strengthening our links with Sissinghurst C of E School.
> To offer help and advice to beginners of all ages
> To encourage and welcome those who do not qualify for the competitive classes due to their professional expertise, to stage special exhibits demonstrating their skills.

 

Membership
Annual subscription: £3.00 per person, or £6.00 family membership.

 

Benefits
Horticultural advice and support for members.
Local discounts.

 

 

 

 

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