What’s On

NEXT EVENT

AGM

Wednesday 10th March 7.30pm NOW TO BE HELD ON ZOOM ( postponed from November 2020 due to Covid-19). Please register with the Secretary naomi.arnold33@gmail.com. Nominations for Committee to be submitted to the Secretary.

Plant Sale

Saturday 24th April 10am – 12 Noon Village Hall, Stoke Poges ( subject to Covid restrictions).

Annual Show @ Stoke Poges School

Saturday 24th July 2021 From 12.30pm Marquee opens 1.30pm

See Annual Show tab for details

Other Lecture Evenings @ Stoke Poges School all 8.00pm

Wednesday 10th March 2021  TO BE HELD ON ZOOM. Franzi Cheesman, Head Gardener at the Memorial Gardens will present a talk on Three Spectacular Gardens in New York which she has visited and photographed. The Talk will be preceded by the AGM at 7.30pm

Wednesday 12th May 2021     Talk by  Maureen Barton – Growing Together

Tuesday 12th October 2021* Stefan White’s entertaining talk about  ‘Tradescant – Skulduggery in the Shrubbery.’

 * denotes members evening with ‘table show* and buffet, with staging from 7.00pm. See newsletter and updates for competition classes                                      

NEW BURSARY
As a result of the donations received from the iris project, the Stoke Poges, Wexham & Fulmer Horticultural Society is offering a bursary each year of up to £200 for applicants aged between 16-25 residing in Buckinghamshire and Berkshire who wish to pursue a career in horticulture and gain the skills and knowledge requisite for entering and progressing within the profession.
Priority will be given to students following a horticultural course lasting one or more years and grants might for example go towards fees, research, travel in connection with a course, or other costs associated with a course to support individuals to gain accredited qualifications.
Contact Jon Homan by email : homanhome@gmail.com for further information and an application form.