PROVISIONAL PROGRAMME 

 

 

 

May 2021

Herbs - Andrew Cook, Rhoshill Garden Plants

Andrew will give a talk on herbs and how to grow and use them for culinary and medicinal purposes.  A selection of herbs will be made available to smell and taste during the talk. There will also be a selection of peat-free grown and naturally maintained herbs on sale.

June 2021

Flowers – tips on presenting your Flowers and Plants for the Show - Lisa Cockroft

Lisa has been the Flower Judge at our Annual Show for the past few years and we are delighted that she has agreed to join us to share her tips on how to grow and present your flowers and plants to their very best.

 

July 2021

Evening with Cheese and Wine and - Vines and Wines - Wayne Campbell

Wayne and Sally planted their vineyard at Pant y Ffynnon, Cwmpengraig in 2015. Wayne will take us through all the processes from growing to harvesting and making the wine. He will include some advice to members who make and show wines.

 

August 2021

Seeds: Saving, Storing and Using -  Andrea Sanders, Lampeter Seed Library

Andrea will talk to us about how to save, store and use vegetable, fruit, herb, grains and edible flower seeds.   One of the main principles of the seed library is to encourage more people to save seeds and grow their own food.

 

September 2021

Getting the Best from House Plants - Mair Howe

Mair (Mia) is a long-standing member of the Club and she will be sharing her extensive knowledge of how to look after your house plants: what to do ... and what not to do!

 

October 2021

Open evening - The Gardens at Winchester Cathedral - Emma Sharpe

Emma, a Gardening Club member and former Head Gardener at Winchester Cathedral, will be joining us to share an illustrated talk on what goes into maintaining the gardens and grounds surrounding the historic Cathedral.

 

November 2021

Pruning -  Joseph Atkin, Head Gardener Aberglasney

Joseph is a regular speaker at the Club and we are delighted that he will join us again this year to share his wisdom in the art of pruning.   There will be plenty of opportunity to test his knowledge with your most challenging questions.

 

Late November 2021

Christmas Buffet and Willow Weaving Demonstration - Justine Burgess, West Wales Willows

Justine will talk to us about growing, cutting and preparing willow ready for weaving and will give a practical demonstration.

2021 Programme of Talks & Events

 

We very much hope to be able to resume our monthly talks later in the year and we plan to invite those speakers who we had to cancel back to give their talks.   Many of them were kind enough to write articles for the newsletters.