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Events for HGS Horticultural society

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Members-only coach trip to RHS Wisley

  • Tuesday 3 September
at Fellowship House. See full details...
A visit to one of the RHS's finest gardens on the first day of its Flower Show. Information: 020 8455 0455.

Entry night for submission of entry forms for 288th Flower Show

  • Tuesday 3 September from 7pm to 8pm
at Fellowship House. See full details...
Bring your entry forms to Fellowship House, where members will be happy to advise first-timers planning to put in exhibits or photographs at the show on Saturday. Or put your forms through the door at 4 Asmuns Hill, NW11 6ET before Friday 6th September. Get the children baking, making, painting or taking photographs to display at the show, as the end of the long summer holidays is in sight. All young winners get prize-money on the day.

288th Flower Show with Grimsdyke Brass Band

  • Saturday 7 September from 3pm to 5pm
at Free Church Hall. See full details...
For a traditional start to Autumn in the society's 110th birthday year, come and hear the band in the garden of the Free Church Hall, as Grimsdyke Brass pay us a return visit. See the results of the season of mellow fruitfulness on display, with flowers, baking, preserves and photography and competitions for children as well. And meet friends and family to sample the homemade cake for tea in the small hall.

An Evening of Music and Song for the Centenary of Forces’ mental health charity Combat Stress

  • Saturday 5 October at 7:30pm
at The Free Church. See full details...
Fundraising concert: An Evening of Music and Song to commemorate the Centenary of Forces’ mental health charity Combat Stress. With songs from the North London Military Wives Choir, and a variety of music from the Royal Naval Volunteer Band – Northwood HQ. Start: 7.30pm, with special guest Martin Bell. Tickets £15 or £13 concessions (over 65 and under 16). To book, call Combat Stress on 07710 098667, or email hgscombatstress@gmail.com. Cash and cheques only, payable to ‘Combat Stress’.

Busy Bees - A talk by Pat Morgan of Barnet Beekeepers

  • Thursday 10 October at 7:30pm
at Fellowship House. See full details...
Members free; non-members £3 at the door.

105th Annual General Meeting and Prize Giving

  • Tuesday 12 November at 7:30pm
at Fellowship House. See full details...
AGM and presentation of medals, prizes and cups to junior and senior prize-winners at the two shows, and the winners of Suburb in Bloom 2019. If you would like to join the committee, contact the Hon. Sec. on 0208 455 2656.

The Hort Soc Sing-Along Christmas Event

  • Saturday 7 December at 7:30pm
at Fellowship House. See full details...
What theme will we have this year to sing along to? Last year it was the music of the 1960s and the year before, Music from the Movies...With delicious food and drink to help you let your hair down and release your inner singer! Free of charge but each guest should bring along a savoury or sweet dish to serve 6-8 people as their entry ticket for the evening. Pre-booked only: 020 8455 0455.