2017 Programme

Meetings are in Buckden Village hall at 8pm on the 3rd Tuesday of the month unless otherwise stated

 

17 Jan         Lawn Care by Richard Salmon from ProLawnCare
                   Village Hall 8:00 pm 

 

21 Feb         AGM – Cheese & Wine
                   Village Hall 8:00 pm – bring a glass please 

 

Sat 25 Mar   Spring Showrosa mundi                   
                   Village Hall: staging 9:30 am
                   Show Opens 2:00 pm

 

18 April       Happy Healthy Roses by Geoff Hodge, garden writer and broadcaster
                   Village Hall 8:00 pm

 

29 April       Brampton Bluebells walk
                  Meet at Methodist Church 2:00pm, Self-drive/car share

                  A trip to join a guided walk at Brampton wood with the local Wildlife Trust to view the bluebells and learn about the nature reserve
                  and its Spring wildlife (reported to be one of best bluebell woods in the country). The walk will be on Saturday 29th April and will start at 2.30pm
                  so we will meet at the Methodist Church with vehicles with a view to car share at 2.00pm.


16 May        Visit to Edible Ornamentals Chilli Farm
                   Cost of tour: £5:00 per person
                   Address: Cherwood Nursery Chawston MK44 3BL
                   Meet at Methodist church at 6.00pm, Self-drive/car share


20 June       Visit to Jordan’s Mill - historic flour mill, gardens and café
                   Address: Biggleswade SG18 9JX  
                   Meet at Methodist Church mid-day, Self-drive/car share

 

Sat 1 July    Buckden Festival Fete 
                   Come and support BGA's plant stall - all proceeds to the Village Hall Trust.
                   Donations of plants to sell will be gratefully received. 


18 July        Barbi at the Beehive
                   16 Lucks Lane – 7.00pm
                   Bring a plate of food to share and a glass


Sat 9 Sept   Autumn Showalpaca
                   Village Hall: staging 9:30 am 
                   Show Opens 2:00 pm 


17 Oct         Eccentric Gardens by Steve Jones
                   Village Hall 8:00 pm


21 Nov        All about Alpacas by Nikki Sly
                    Village Hall 8:00 pm 
 

12 Dec        Christmas Social
                   Bring a plate of festive food to share and a glass
                   Lincoln room village hall 8.00pm

 

2018 Advanced dates

16 Jan          Talk Wild Flowers and their habitat in Cambridgeshire
20 Feb          AGM – Cheese & Wine