Information Evenings are held monthly, public welcome. The program includes a guest speaker, followed by free raffle, supper and a chat at no charge. They are held every 3rd Monday of the month (except December), at 7.30pm in the Wesley Foyer, Wesley Uniting Church Centre, National Circuit, Forrest, unless advised otherwise in the timetable below.
At the monthly Information Evenings beginners and experts alike can receive advice about plants and gardening, exhibiting in the Society’s shows, or simply discuss horticultural matters with others interested in the same.
|Monday 18 January||Three experienced exhibitors will talk about the selection, preparation and staging of exhibits in our flower shows.|
|Monday 15 February||Mary Johnston from the ACT National Trust will talk about the Trust – what it is, what it does, and what it can do for you.|
|Monday 15 March||Kieron Hart from Greengold Nursery will speak on selecting and caring for indoor plants.|
|Monday 19 April||Phil Rabl will speak on a year in the life of a bonsai.|
|Monday 17 May||Paul Kirkpatrick will speak on the (not so) grand design.|
|Monday 21 June||Julie Armstrong will speak on gardening for bees, plus demonstration on exhibiting potted plants|
|Monday 19 July||Colin Poore will speak on snowdrops, plus demonstration on exhibiting camellias|
|Monday 16 August||AGM. Talk plus demonstration on exhibiting daffodils and other spring bulbs|
|Monday 20 September||Talk plus demonstration on exhibiting irises|
|Monday 18 October||Talk plus demonstration on exhibiting general flowers|
|Monday 15 November||Details to be provided|