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Castle Eaton Gardening Club

 

Affiliated Member to RHS

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Read it Here First

Want to be part of the team?

Bring your unwanted seeds to share with other members and pick some freebies up from the board

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Plant and Bake Sales throughout the Summer!

Keep an eye out for village posters for more information

NEXT UP!! Annual General Meeting
Wednesday 9 October 2022 - 7.30pm 
 

OUR 2021/2022 

Programme

We meet every 3rd Wednesday of the month.

Check out our activity calendar

SEPTEMBER: Village Garden and Produce Show

 

OCTOBER: AGM

 

NOVEMBER: Bees In The Garden by Richard Rickett

DECEMBER: Quizmas Social

 

JANUARY: Foraging by Rob Gould (The Cotswold Forager)

FEBRUARY: Interactive Seed Planting by Moira White

MARCH: Spring is Coming by Peter Biggs

APRIL: Bordering on Insanity - all year-round interest by Timothy Walker

MAY: Sweet peas by Gill Hazell

MAY / JUNE: Village Plant and Bake Sales - watch out for posters displaying date, times and locations.

JUNE - Liz Stuarts Member Garden Visit

AUGUST: 20th Aug - 3rd September - Scarecrow Trail, in aid of Charity

What's ON

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MEMBER BENEFITS

The current subscription is £5 per person per year and for that, members can access the following benefits:

  • Monthly meetings with fantastic speakers @ the Village Hall, Refreshments, and a Christmas Social 

  • Bi-monthly raffle

  • Group membership to RHS, and Gardeners World Magazine

  • Closed group Facebook page with updates, details of forthcoming events, meetings, gardening tips and tricks

  • The Great FREE Seed Share; members share unwanted seeds for others to use.

  • An Annual Garden & Produce Show where members show off their hard work and compete for cash prizes and trophies, with a fantastic produce shop at the end of the show.

  • Annual Garden Visits, plus Annual Garden Party held at a members garden.

  • Plant Sales throughout the Spring/Summer

  • Participation in the Kings Seed Club Scheme offering significant discounts to members placing orders in the autumn for delivery in early January.

  • Participation in the Sutton Seeds Club Scheme offering 50% off seeds and 15% off other items.

  • On presentation of your current Membership card, a discount of 5% on a wide range of seeds and garden products bought from Greatfield Nurseries & Garden Centre, Hook, Swindon SN4 8EQ. Visit their website at https://greatfieldgardencentre.co.uk/

  • And of course connecting with other members to exchange tips, tricks and have some fun

 
 

Your Team

Chair – Nina Warminger

Treasurer – Ian Wallace

 

Secretary – Ruth Wilkins

 

Club Activity Lead – To be assigned

 

Programme Co-ordinator – Louise Kennington

 

Scarecrow Trail Leader – To be assigned

 

Village Hall Committee Representative – Dawn Saunders

Committee Support - Liz Stuart, Carol Stewart

Calendar Designer - Ian Wallace

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