PROGRAMME 2014

7.30pm start unless otherwise stated

Meetings held in Room 7 in the main School Building (one of the science laboratories) . 

SPRING TERM 

January 7th             Christmas Dinner       The New Inn,  Hook-a-Gate  7pm Meet for 7.30pm Eat

January 28th           Demonstration           Pot-et-Fleur       

February 11th         Practical                      Pot-et-Fleur

February 25th         Demonstration           Semi-Imposed Arrangements

March 11th              Practical                     Semi-Imposed Arrangement

March 25th              Demonstration           Easter   + Bring & Buy & Cake Stall

April 8th                    Practical                       Easter

April 29th                  Demonstration          Barbara’s Favourites    

SUMMER TERM

May 6th   7pm START

Workshop.    Incorporating Leaves & materials, Pinning technique. Pinning board and

pins will be provided.  A list of items have been given to members.                 Click here for workshop details.

May20th                  Demonstration      Arrangement using 5 flowers

June 3rd                    Practical                 Arrangement using 5 flowers 

June 17th                  Practical                 Members to create their favourite arrangement

July1st   7pm START 

Workshop                Flower Pots, Twigs and Wool. Abstract design to enhance just a few flowers.

 July 15th                  Summer Outing:   Derwen Garden Centre, Guilsfield, Welshpool, to include Afternoon Tea.  Meeting at 2.45pm.  Tea at 3pm.

AUTUMN TERM

Sept 9th                    Demonstration       Allotment Arrangement, to include Flowers/Foliage/Fruit /Veg 

Sept 23rd                   AGM & short floral programme.

October 7th               Practical          Allotment Arrangement  

October 21st             Demonstration  Open Evening  All welcome        (£4 for Non-Members)

November 4th           Practical          Bonfire Night

November 18th 7pm START 

Papercraft evening            Christmas Themed Decoration

(Please bring a pair of scissors & £2.50 for materials which will be supplied for you)

December 2nd  7pm START       Workshop -  Christmas Table Centrepiece.

Materials required - half a cake dummy (being supplied); corsage pins; dress pins (e.g with coloured heads).  Small flowers e.g. spray carnations, roses.  Filler foliage e.g. conifer, ivy, seed heads.  Baubles (small).  Flowers and baubles of similar colour.  80-100 flat leaves of a similar size e.g. laurel, elaeagnus (not large).  Candle (approx 10” 25cm tall).  Plate or flat dish to present on.  

December 9th  

Bring & Share + Christmas Competition ---- Competition Subject: Christmas Themed Arrangement for a Door (i.e Christmas Wreath). Can be made using fresh, artificial, dried material (or a combination of).  To be made beforehand (not created on the night).