2020 Gardening Programme

Gardening Programme 2020 
Date Topic Venue
28-Jan Planting for Spring Eccles Gateway
25-Feb Cuttings and Bulbs Eccles Gateway
31-Mar Speaker – Maureen Sawyer –  Flower Power – Treasures and other valuables, for long lasting colour in the Eccles Gateway
28-Apr Flower Arranging Demonstration  –  Margaret Hewitt – members to bring foliage and flowers Eccles Gateway
03-Jun Visit to Arley Hall and Gardens with U3A Local History. WEDNESDAY in lieu of 26th May meeting
30-Jun Bent’s Garden Tour
25-Aug Visit to RHS Bridgewater
29-Sept Recycling Eccles Gateway
27-Oct Planning Meeting Eccles Gateway
24-Nov Christmas Meal – to be arranged
29-Dec No Meeting
 Gardening Programme 2019 
Date Topic Venue
29-Jan Memories of members’s own special plants Eccles Gateway
26-Feb Preparing for Spring/Summer Eccles Gateway
26-Mar Propagation and Containers Eccles Gateway
30-Apr Pruning – Shrubs and Roses Eccles Gateway
28-May Speaker – Bob’s Bees Eccles Gateway
25-Jun Trip to Walkden Secret Garden
29-Jul (Monday) Guided Tour of RHS Bridgewater Gardens
27-Aug Trip to Notcutts Garden Centre (via Metrolink)
24-Sept Preparing for Autumn/Winter Eccles Gateway
29-Oct Indoor Plants Eccles Gateway
26-Nov Trip to Bents – Programme Planning for 2020
31-Dec No Meeting