2020 Programme

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

Coffee is served at 7:45pm before the start of talks in the Village Hall and to help with funds there will usually be a raffle at meetings in the village hall

 

21 Jan          History of Gardens & Garden Plants
                     Talk by Peter Walker
                     Peter will give a presentation accompanied by slides on the origin of garden plants and their wild cousins, as well as talking about plant hunters.

 

18 Feb          AGM followed by Cheese & Wine
                     
The  AGM will start at 8.00pm, and will be followed by cheese and wine.  Please bring a glass to put your wine or non alcoholic drink in.

 

Sat 28 Mar    Spring Show
                      Village Hall: staging 9:30 - 11:00am
                      Show opens at 2pm

 

21 April        Companion Planting
                   Talk by Andrew Sankey

19 May       Honey Bees     (NB 26th May if weather is bad on 19th)                                               honey bee                   
                   Talk by Roger Wood

 

Thursday   Outing to NGS Garden - Japanese Garden Bedford                              NOTE - this is a THURSDAY outing
18 June
      Meet at Methodist Church at 1:00pm
                   Self-drive/car-share

 

21 July        James' Garden Party
                   
Bee Hive, Lucks Lane - 7:00pm
                    Bring a plate of food to share and a glass

 

Sat 22 Aug   BGA Autumn Show
                   
Village Hall: Staging 9:30 - 11:00am
                    Show opens at 2:00pm

 

20 Oct           Garden Wildlife                                          
                     
Talk by Mark Ward

 

17 Nov          Knot Garden
                     Talk by Wendy Thelwall

 

15 Dec          Christmas Party
                     
Lincoln Room, Village Hall at 8pm
                      Bring a plate of festive food or a bottle to share and a glass for your drink

 

2021 Advance Dates

19 Jan           Through the Lens (Better Photos)
                      Talk by Bob Wickens

 

16 Feb          AGM followed by Cheese & Wine