Meetings 2022-2023

Our meetings are held on the 2nd Thursday of each month from October through to May (but not in January).    

The meetings are held at Ardleigh Village Hall, Ardleigh, CO7 7RS  and start at 7:45pm.  New members and visitors are always welcome.      Entry is free to members and there is a small charge of £1.50 for visitors.   Tea/Coffee and a biscuit is available after the talk, there is also a raffle and a plant/produce stall.   

Our 2022-2023 programme of speakers is

Thursday 13th October 2022 - A.G.M. followed by Lesley Gunfield “Creating the Garden at Moverons, Brightlingsea”

Thursday 10th November 2022 - John Hall MBE DL “Climate Change and Biodiversity”  

Thursday 8th December 2022 - Henry Webber “Mistletoe and me”

Thursday 9th February 2023 - Roger Hance “Nature Through the Seasons - Part 1 - Spring and Summer”

Thursday 9th March 2023 - Susannah Sharman “Pruning - when, where and how”

Thursday 13th April 2023 - Helen Chen “Bamboo”

Thursday 11th May 2023 - Maggie Piper “Eden Project and Lost Gardens of Heligan”

Saturday 20th May 2023 - Plant & Cake Sale 9:30-11:30

Saturday 19th August 2023 - ANNUAL FLOWER & PRODUCE SHOW  Open to the public at 2:00pm with prize giving at 4:15pm