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Marple Bridge & Mellor (Open) Gardening Group
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Marple Bridge & Mellor (Open) Gardening Group
Open to any U3A member in the Pennine Link

The Gardening Group meets on the second Wednesday of the month at 9-40am to 12-00 noon.

Meetings are held at Marple Methodist Church, Church Lane, Marple.
Coffee from 9.40am and the speaker at 10am. Cost including coffee £1.50

Plants and seeds on sale. Please bring any spare plants or seeds.

Group Leader: Joan Nield

Programme of Meetings
January 10          Fletcher Moss Park    Talk by John Steadman
February 14        Gardeners Question Time

March 14th.        A Spring Planting Talk by Lomax Nurseries.

April 11th.           A video on The Kirstenboch Gardens in Cape Town.

May 2nd.            A visit to Jodrel Bank Arboretum with Jack Swan as our guide.

June 13th.           A members' forum.

July 11th.            A talk on Fuchsia by Bill Finlay.

August 1st.          A visit to Fletcher Moss with John Steadman as our guide.

September 12th   Dunge Gardens.

October 10th.      AGM and Garden Quiz with prizes.

November 14th.  A talk on Lyme Hall Gardens Over the Years by Garry Rainford.

December 12th.  Christmas Decorations incorporating garden produce/cuttings,
                         and " A Beetle Drive"!!!


Contact Doreen Scotte if you have any queries.

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