Below are details of the Winter Syllabus 2018-2019.
Lectures are held in the New Community Centre, Kilmacolm, commencing at 7.30p.m. and tea/coffee is served following each one – a chance to meet the speakers and chat with friends.
17th OCTOBER 2018
The Ramblings of an Old Drone – with Alan Mackie, a specialist with humour.
21st NOVEMBER 2018
ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING – To be followed by light refreshments and:
Photographs of Summer Outing and Flower Show, plus more, courtesy of David Walker
5th DECEMBER 2018
FLORAL ART FOR CHRISTMAS – with Jane Gordon, Scottish Association of Flower Arranging. A very special presentation, a pre-Christmas treat, plus Christmas Raffle, stalls, refreshments.
16th JANUARY 2019
Wild Flower Surveying – with Michael Philip, County Recorder for the Botanical Soc of Britain and Ireland.
20th FEBRUARY 2019
The Gardens of the Amalfi Coast – with Louise Bustard, Senior Curator, Glasgow Botanic Gardens
20th MARCH 2019
GARDENFEST INVERCLYDE – with George Irvine, editor of Greenock Telegraph, and Cardwell Nurseries, sponsors of the GardenFest competition for Inverclyde Council.
PLUS – SPRING BULB COMPETITION
Bring along your exhibits – daffodils,tulips,spring selection – for judging after March Lecture – Presentation of the Jimmy Whittet Trophy
SATURDAY 18th MAY 2019 at 10.00a.m.
ANNUAL COFFEE MORNING
Kilmacolm New Community Centre
Plants from Parklea Nurseries. Homebaking Stall. Tombola Stall.