Montgomery gardening club
Montgomery Gardening Club is a small and friendly club seeking to bring people together to share experience and knowledge in an informal atmosphere.
We welcome new members; our fees are £7 per year. Guests are welcome at £2 per talk.
The club relies on donations from our monthly raffle and the plant stall to boost funds and pay for speakers.
Mary Bunner 01686 668658
Carol Foote 01686 668061
Pat Turner 01686 669624
Programme for 2019
11th Feb, 7.30 pm in the Activity Centre
Sue Bosson: ‘Flowers that inspired William Morris’
11th March, 7.30 pm in the Activity Centre
Jon Lewis: 'The Vegetable Garden'
8th April, 7.30 pm in the Activity Centre
David Toyne: 'A different Approach to Garden Pests & Diseases'
Saturday 11th May 9.30am-12.00, Arthur Street, Montgomery
Visit - Evening visit to Wildegoose Nursery: guided tour and talk about the 'Wonderful World of the Perennial Viola'. £10 for tour, talk and tea and cake. Meet at Spar by 5pm.
Visit - Visit to Garthmyl Hall for a guided tour round house and garden with tea and cake. 6 pm £11.50. Meet at Spar by 5.45 pm.
Visit - Visit to Bowbrook Allotments, Shrewsbury 6 pm. £6 to include tea and cake. Meet at Spar by 5.30 pm.
Visit - Bus trip to Trentham Gardens £21, leaving at 9 am. Book at Bunner's.
9th September, 7.30 pm in the Activity Centre
Charlotte Hollins: ‘Saving Fordhall organic farm’
Sunday 29th September (depart Town Hall at 9am)
Visit - Minibus outing to Malvern Autumn Show £30 Book at Bunner's before 21 September
14th October, 7.30 pm in the Activity Centre
Dr Wolfgang Schaeffer: ‘Artistic aspects of gardening’
11th November, 7.30 pm in the Activity Centre
Dr Michael Jones: ‘Mistletoe’ (plus AGM)