We will be updating the programme regularly as the changing situation with Covid-19 unfolds. Our talks this year are unlikely to go back to being held in person at St Mary’s Church Hall in Stoke d’Abernon (details below) but we are now holding virtual meetings by Zoom where participants are sent an invite by email to join.
10 November at 7.30pm via Zoom – Surrey based designer Matt Childs will talk to us about how we should be considering sustainability when designing gardens
14 January @ 7.30pm – Gavin McWilliam talks about working collaboratively with others on projects.
11 February@ 7.30pm – Business Coach, Hamish Robertson offers his top tips on increasing profits.
10 March @ 7.30pm – Simon Sutcliffe from How Green Nursery talks to us about new perennials.
12 May @ 4.45pm – Members Networking via Zoom.
9 June @ 5pm via Zoom – Carl Reeder introduces the Platipus system of tree anchorage and irrigation.
14 July @ 5pm via Zoom – Katherine Crouch, Somerset based designer gives us a tour of her allotment.
11 August @ 7.30pm – via Zoom – Shoot Gardening and SGDG member Karen Holley will be talking to us about using the Shoot software for designing planting schemes and maintenance schedules.
17 September @ 7.30pm via Zoom– Mark Lamey will be talking to us about restoring gardens
Time: 7.30pm for 8.00pm talk
Address: St Mary’s Church Hall, Parkside School Grounds, Stoke Road, Stoke d’Abernon, Surrey KT11 3PX
Parking: There is a large public car park adjacent to the hall
Follow the signs towards St Mary’s Church Hall to the left – this will take you out of the school car park (left hand turn) and over a roundabout into another small road where you will see the church
Follow the road round and St Mary’s Church Hall (a dark, timber-clad building) is on your right; there is a large car park just past the hall on the right
NB: when leaving you have to drive right through the car park to get back to the main road