East Coker Gardening Club

Are you interested in gardening or would you just like to join a group of friendly, sociable people?  If so, this club could be for you.  Visits are arranged during the year to places and gardens of interest.   The Propagator, a free newsletter containing Club news, notes of gardening events, tips, etc is distributed at each meeting.  During the growing season there is a produce stall, stocked by members, with plants and produce.

Meetings, day trips and the annual holiday are all very well supported.  New members and visitors are always welcome.   We are a friendly lot – why not join us for an enjoyable, sociable evening?   You do not need to be good at gardening; talks cover a wide variety of subjects.  The annual subscription is £15, with subs of £1 per meeting.  Visitors £3.  Meetings are held on the second Thursday of each month, commencing at 7.30pm in the East Coker Hall, Halves Lane, East Coker.

Subscriptions:  Annual £15 plus £1 per meeting.  Visitors £3 per meeting.

For further information telephone 01935 862447.

13th February 2020 – The Bishop’s Palace Gardens – past, present and future.  Speaker James Cross.
An illustrated talk using historic sketches, Victorian photographs and leading right up to current digital pictures.  It highlights the changes over the years and the huge developments and improvements of the last 15 years.

12th March 2020 – A Victorian Head Gardener.   Talk by Dr Francis Burroughes

12th May 2020 – Trip to The Newt, Bruton.