Events & Courses

The Gate House Lee

Open Garden - The Gate House, Lee, North Devon, EX34 8LR

The two acre garden of The Gate House, Lee situated in a beautiful wooded valley on the North Devon coast is open for visitors under The National Garden Scheme most days from May 1st through to September.

There is a special welcome for Garden Organic members as no chemicals are used on the garden and, as far as possible, it is cultivated on permaculture principles.

at: 
The Gate House, Lee, North Devon, EX34 8LR
on: 
Friday, 1 May 2015 - 12:00pm to Monday, 31 August 2015 - 4:00pm

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Open Gardens - Top Road, Calow, Chesterfield

Janet Mort has very kindly agreed to open her organic garden with donations to support Garden Organic.

Janet's garden is at Top Road Garden, 206 Top Road, Calow, Chesterfield S44 5TE and will be open by appointment between 1st May and 31st August 2015. Please contact Janet on 01246 270103 or by email janet@jmort.wanadoo.co.uk.

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Top Road Garden, 206 Top Road, Calow, Chesterfield, S44 5TE
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Friday, 1 May 2015 - 12:30pm to Monday, 31 August 2015 - 12:30pm

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North London Organic Gardeners meeting - New Ways of Growing our Favourite Vegetables

Join North London Organic Gardeners (NLOG) at their September meeting, where Julie Floyd will give an illustrated talk ‘New Ways of Growing our Favourite Vegetables’. Find out the latest ideas on growing vegetables, salads and herbs. Julie has long experience in horticulture having lectured at Harlow College, followed more recently by working as a horitcultural therapist with ‘Thrive’.

Entry is free and NLOG welcome new members.

at: 
Winchmore Hill Baptist Church, Compton Road, London, N21 3PA
on: 
Thursday, 3 September 2015 - 8:00pm to 10:00pm

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West Yorkshire Organic Group - Organic Show

Join West Yorkshire Organic Group at their 26th Organic Show on Saturday 12th September 2015 from 10:00am to 4:00pm.

There will be more than 70 classes to enter and show off your fruit, veg, flowers and produce. Guest speakers, growing advice and tasting sessions. Organic fruit, veg, and other produce for sale. The ‘Wholegrain’ veggie/vegan café will also be open all day for refereshments. Free entry

at: 
Exhibition Building, Exhibition Rd, Shipley College, Saltaire BD18 3JW
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Saturday, 12 September 2015 - 10:00am to 4:00pm

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Manchester Organic Gardeners - Visit to Manchester Museum Botanical Collections

Join Manchester Organic Gardeners at their visit to the Manchester Museum Botanical Collections. Please book a place with Jane Barkess on 01706 211377. Meet at front desk of museum, just inside the front entrance.

at: 
Manchester Museum, The University of Manchester, Oxford Road, Manchester, M13 9PL
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Saturday, 12 September 2015 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

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Liverpool Organic Gardeners - Produce Show and Problem Forum

Join Liverpool Organic Gardeners at their Produce Show and Problem Forum

Visitors welcome

First meeeting free, then: Members £1.50 Non-members £2.50 including refreshments.

Subscriptions £15 per annum, £10 concessions.

at: 
Elm Hall Drive Methodist Church, Liverpool, L18 1LF
on: 
Tuesday, 15 September 2015 - 7:30pm to 9:30pm

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Beginners guide to Renewable Energy

This course is a jam-packed introduction to all the key renewable energy systems. It's designed to be suitable for a wide range of people with limited experience but some knowledge of scientific or energy systems is advantageous.

This course is delivered by experts at the Centre for Alternative Technology (CAT).

at: 
Garden Organic, Ryton Organic Gardens, Wolston Lane, near Coventry, CV8 3LG
on: 
Wednesday, 16 September 2015 - 10:00am to 4:00pm

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The Next Steps in Vegetable Seed Saving

A course for those who want to start saving seeds from the more challenging crops. This course will include the theory with plenty of practical hands-on.

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Garden Organic, Ryton Organic Gardens, Wolston Lane, near Coventry, CV8 3LG
on: 
Wednesday, 30 September 2015 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm

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North London Organic Gardeners' meeting - Harvest Celebration

Join North London Organic Gardeners (NLOG) at their October meeting - Harvest Celebration. Bring a dish for this evening and enter our competition for the Marco Pezarro Prize with plants, vegetables or flowers in whatever form you please! Everyone at the meeting will get a chance to vote and the winner will be awarded a trophy!

Entry is free and NLOG welcome new members.

at: 
Winchmore Hill Baptist Church, Compton Road, London, N21 3PA
on: 
Thursday, 1 October 2015 - 8:00pm to 10:00pm

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Liverpool Organic Gardeners - Annual General Meeting

Join Liverpool Organic Gardeners at their Annual General Meeting.

Visitors welcome.
First meeting free, then: Members £1.50, Non-members £2.50, including refreshments

Subscriptions £15 per year or £10 concessions.

at: 
Elm Hall Drive Methodist Church, Liverpool, L18 1LF
on: 
Tuesday, 20 October 2015 - 7:30pm to 9:30pm

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Liverpool Organic Gardeners - Growing Autumn Fruits

Join Liverpool Organic Gardeners Group at their meeting - Growing Autumn Fruits, a talk by Dan Rubinstein

Visitors Welcome

First meeting free, then Members £1.50 Non-members £2.50 including refreshments

at: 
Elm Hall Drive Methodist Church, Liverpool, L18 1LF
on: 
Tuesday, 17 November 2015 - 7:30pm to 9:30pm

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Natural Christmas Decorations Course

Details to follow, please keep an eye on the website.

£30 (Members) / £36 (Non Members)

at: 
Garden Organic, Ryton Organic Gardens, Wolston Lane, near Coventry, CV8 3LG
on: 
Friday, 4 December 2015 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm

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