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COMING EVENTS

Our monthly meetings have started the year well and the March meeting took us behind the scenes at Kew with John Hughes.

On 16th April we had our Spring Mini Show at the Parish Hall at 8 pm. The meeting was well attended and successful and much enjoyed by all.

Sunday 26th April marked the first Coach Outing of the year to RHS Garden Hyde Hall, which went well despite the poor weather. Our plant sale in May was successful as usual raising 500.

On Tuesday 18th June we hold our second Mini Show of the year at 8pm in the Parish Hall and all are welcome. Click here for full particulars : Summer Mini Show

Our next outing is to Hever Castle and Gardens on 7th July. Click here for full details and the Application Form: Hever Castle Flyer

Aims of the Society

To encourage, improve and extend the cultivation of flowers, fruit and vegetables by arranging talks and shows.

There are monthly talks by guest speakers on a variety of gardening and allied topics and outings Outings are arranged to places of interest.

Society members have planted bulbs and plants in the grass verges, trees and shrubs around Shenfield and maintain a planter in the Hutton Road.

Helping to achieve our aims

We publish a regular Newsletter; Go to Newsletter

We invite you to join us at our Meetings , which are held every third Tuesday of the month (excluding July, August and December).

Meetings are held in Shenfield Parish Hall, Hutton Road at 8 pm.

We hold Spring, Summer and Autumn Shows at which anyone is encouaged to exhibit.

Gardening advice is freely available at our meetings and shows.

If you are interested in joining go to: Membership or just come along to one of our meetings.

70 years on

In 2017 we celebrated our 70th year and to mark the occasion we started a History page. Go to: History |

and we also have a Gallery of past years' activities; go to: Gallery |

Affiliations

The Society is an affiliated member of the The Royal Horticultural Society, The Daffodil Society and The Dahlia Society

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Mark, our splendid driver, with our coach at Shuttleworth

The first Summer Show was held in July 1948, the Spring Show was launched in 1969 and the Autumn Show in 1973. Various trophies have been purchased by the Society or by individual members over the years. The Shows are open to both members and non-members. Special classes for children only are also arranged and additionally there are classes for those interessted in cookery, photography and floral art.

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A general view of the Summer Show 2022

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Floral displays at the Summer Show 2022

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Our planter in Shenfield

You can also find out much more about our Society by using the links at the top of the page to find details of Meetings and pictures and details of Shows, Outings and Events

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