Black Pear Gardening Club

2016/17 Programme

All Meetings are on Saturdays at 2.30pm, except as stated.  
Indoor meetings are at Powick Parish Hall except as stated.  

If you are being given a lift please read our page about lifts.
Garden Visits: Please ring Brian on 01 684 31 12 97 by Tuesday of the week of the visit so that we can give our host numbers for tea.
Please do not arrive before 2.15pm


October
2017

Saturday 21st
Celebrity Lecture Women, Men & Gardening by Dr Noel Kingsbury
Tickets will be on sale at the September meeting or by sending a cheque to Brian Skeys, 19 Winnington Gardens, Hanley Swan, Worcester. WR8 0DJ and enclose a SAE.
Members: £5.00
including refreshments
 
November
2017

Saturday 18th
AGM followed by talk An afternoon with Reg Moule
Members: £1.50 Non-members: £3.00
including refreshments
 
December
2017

Saturday 9th
Christmas Lunch
12.30pm at the Bell Inn Martley Rd, Lower Broadheath, Worcester. WR2 6QG
The menu is available in our Useful Links page


 
January
2018

Saturday 20th
Illustrated Talk Irises for the natural garden by Jill and Alun Whitehead
Including their National Collection of Siberian Iris
Members: £1.50 Non-members: £3.00
including refreshments
 
February
2018

Saturday 10th
Illustrated Talk Chris, Camassia and Chaos by Stella Exley
Members: £1.50 Non-members: £3.00
including refreshments
 
March
2018

Saturday 17th
Illustrated Talk Hardy Geraniums by Julie Ritchie, Hoo House
Members: £1.50 Non-members: £3.00
including refreshments
 
April
2018

Saturday 21st
Illustrated Talk A media gardener and his allotment by Terry Walton
Members: £1.50 Non-members: £3.00
including refreshments
 
May
2018

Saturday 19th
Gardeners' Market

refreshments available
 
June
2018

Saturday 16th
Visit to Harrels Hardy Plants Nursery Garden Rudge Road, Evesham, WR11 4JR
Members: £4.00
including refreshments
 
July
2018

Saturday 21st
Visit to Anne Robertson's Garden Blackmore Grange, Hanley Swan, WR8 0EE
Proceeds to St Richard's Hospice
Members: £5.00
including tea and biscuits
 
September
2018

Saturday 15th
Illustrated Talk Finding the angle at Chelsea by Mandy Bradshaw
The flower show from a journalist's perspective
Members: £1.50 Non-members: £3.00
including refreshments
 
October
2018

Saturday 20th
Celebrity Lecture Autumn into Winter by John Massey
Entrance: £tba Ticket Only
including refreshments
 
November
2018

Saturday 17th
AGM followed by Illustrated Talk Gardens of Madeira and the 2013 FLower Festival by Brian Skeys
Members: £1.50 Non-members: £3.00
including refreshments