Joyce has arranged an afternoon visit to Ferry Country Centre on 20th May - see Events programme for details.
On Saturday, 4th June, Helen Yemm will be presenting an informal afternoon on gardening, including a presentation and question and answer session. Helen is a gardening guru who writes a regular column in the Telegraph and has presented several gardening programmes on the BBC.
The talk starts at 2.30 pm and tickets are just £5.00. There is also a wonderful café open throughout the day serving teas, coffees, cakes, sandwiches and much more.
Later that same evening, they are also showing a special film: ‘Painting the Modern Garden: Monet to Matisse’, which explores how celebrated artists have used the garden as inspiration for their work. This starts at 7.30 pm and tickets are £12.00
Full details on their website: http://ropetacklecentre.co.uk/events/garden-talk-an-afternoon-with-helen-yemm/
Hedgehog Awareness week started yesterday so it is an appropriate time to provide a link to the Conservation Strategy for the West European Hedgehog.
Click here to view the strategy produced by the partnership of People's Trust for Endangered Species & British Hedgehog Preservation Trust
....and Graham Bowring is visiting us on 3rd June to talk about "The Secret Life of a Hedgehog"