Monday 18th September 2017 – Howard Drury
Make 2018 a better gardening year – what to grow and what to avoid.
Monday 16th October 2017 – Kate Lomax
Kate, from Lomax hanging baskets, gives a talk with demonstration on planting Winter hanging baskets.
Monday 20th November 2017 – The Highs and Lows of Plant Hunting
Garden designer and rhododendron specialist, Tim Atkinson, on using plants and garden design.
Monday 11th December 2017 (2nd Monday) – Xmas party with entertainment from The Conchords, ticket only.
Monday 15th January 2018 – Friends of Torkington Park
Come along and find out about the work of the 'Friends of Torkington Park' and the difference they make in our local park.
Monday 19th February 2018 – A Propect of Arley
Judy Popley takes us on a journey from the 1890's introducing Estate staff, servants and gardeners showing how the gardens have evolved to date.
Monday 19th March 2018 – Camassia, Chris, Chelsea & Chaos!
Talk from RHS gold medal winner, Stella Exley, of Hare Spring Cottage Plants. National Collection holder of Camassia.
Monday 16th April 2018 The Ray Davies Memorial Show
Informal Spring Show, no entry fees/forms, bulbs and spring flowers grown by members, come along and vote for your favourites. *Meeting starts 7.45pm*
Monday 21st May 2018 – Gardener's Question Time
Your questions answered by our local gardening experts. Questions accepted before the evening.
Monday 18th June 2018 – From Jungle to Paradise
Alan Clements of Cascades Gardens and Guest House talks about the development of his garden.
Monday 16th July 2018 – Streptocarpus
Richard Benton, of the British Streptocarpus Society, talks on being inspired to grow these colourful houseplants after seeing their wild ancestors in South Africa.
Saturday 11th August 2018 31st Annual Horticultural Show
Hazel Grove Methodist Church, Wesley St, Hazel Grove, Stockport SK7 4JQ 1.00pm – 3.30pm
Flowers, Pot plants, Floral art, Photography, Cookery Classes.
Monday 20 August 2018 – Annual General Meeting
Short AGM – your chance to give your ideas and opinions.
Followed by our popular bring and buy of all things garden related donated by members.