Spring Term

The period we will cover will be 1940 --2000


10th January --- New Year Meal at the New Inn Hook-a-Gate.  Meet 7pm, Eat 7.30pm.  For Club Members and guest


17th January - Demonstration  by Trish – Parallel Arrangements


24th January --- Practical --- As above


7th February   Demonstration by  --- Dolphin and Cherub Arrangements


28th February --- Demonstration by Sandie --- Designs Based on 60's & 70's but using paper flowers.  Evening to include a "Try it Out Session"


7th March -- Demonstration by Barbara -- Arrangements from the 40's and 50's


21st March  7pm START --- Practical/Workshop with Trish  -  Title “Plates”.  Plates & Containers will be provided for members from club funds.  The Flowers (approx cost £6 per head) will be purchased for you.  Foliage, accessories etc to be provided by club members.  Total costs for Guests £12 for materials and flowers.


28th March --- Demonstration by Donna --- Spring the 80's way using drift wood


4th April --- Practical  --- As above


Summer Term

Vintage and European Arrangements


25th April --- Demonstration by Trish --- Continental Designs


2nd May --- Practical --- As above


16th May --- Demonstration by Suzanne --- Floral designs from the Vintage Era


23rd May - 7pm START - Workshop with Trish “It’s in the Bag”


6th June – Practical --- Vintage Designs


27th June -- Summer Outing -- Fish and Chip Evening Supper at The New Inn Hook-a-Gate.  

Meet 7pm, Eat 7.30pm.  For Club Members and guest


4th July --- Demonstration by Suzanne ---“Independence Celebration”


11th July --- Our Annual Open evening at Cross Houses Community Centre.  Our Guest demonstrator is Tina Pound.  The title of her demonstration is "Elvis at the Movies".  There will be a home-made cake stall and raffle "on the night".


Autumn Term

Flower Arranging the American Way


5th September --- Demonstration by Trish --- The American period of design: 1780—1820


19th September – Practical --- As above


26th September --- Practical --- "Celebrations The American Way"  --- Your own interpretation of an American Celebration


30th September (SATURDAY MORNING)  9am for 9.30am Start.  Workshop tutored by Jackie Cooper. Theme "Arranging The American Way".  Workshop Fee £10.  You will need to supply your own flowers/containers/foliage.  Tea/Coffee included in your fee.


10th October AGM and Demonstration by Trish --- Modern Arrangements The American Way


17th October --- (7pm START) --- Workshop with Trish --- Paper Craft Evening -- To make 2 items, Cost for materials supplied £6.


31st October --- (7pm START) --- Workshop with Debbie Harris --- a door wreath using artificial or Fresh material (Wreath rings available to club members at special price of £1).


7th November --- Demonstration with Barbara & Trish ---  “Not a Traditional Christmas Tree”.


21st November ---  Practical  Session


28th November --- Demonstration by Trish – Preparing for Christmas in American style


5th December ---- Christmas Demonstration by Barbara


12th December 7pm START --- Bring and Share (Refreshments – Club Members).  Club competition “Not a Traditional Christmas Tree”.  (NB:  Competition piece to be brought in ready made).  Plus raffle for a Christmas cake.










2017 Programme