HIHS Meetings

Club Talks General Format

URC hall
Gill Elton (HIHS Lecture Secretary) organises our lecture meetings.

Talks start at 2.30pm, in the URCH, Hollow Lane, PO11 9EY.
The venue provides opportunity to meet other members,
hear about various aspects of gardening from experts,
seek advice about your current horticultural problems,
and enjoy a social and friendly afternoon.
Meetings conclude with a raffle
and light refreshments.
A charge is made for non members
so please bring along your membership card.

Programme of HIHS Meetings 2019
27th February
"In Praise Of Apples"
by Charlotte Propescu
27th March
"Pests And Diseases"
by Ray Broughton
24th April
"Making The Most
Of What You Have"
by Benjamin Pope
25th September
"Bee Farming
Local Golden Goodness"
by John Geden
23rd October
HIADS Theatre
"Everything You Need
To Know About Climbers"
by Pip Bensley
27th November
Community Centre
Upper Room
"HIHS AGM"7.30pm

Our Next Meeting: 27th February

apple blossom
Our next talk is ‘In Praise of Apples’ given by Charlotte Popescu.

The illustrated presentation will offer information on pollination,
diseases, cooking with applies, storage, nutritional values and
also include the social history and folklore surrounding apples.

Charlotte lectures on a number of other subjects
including fruit growing and chicken husbandry.
Many of her books will be available for sale
directly after her talk.

View to download publicity poster in pdf form.

Society Annual General Meeting

The 2018 Annual General Meeting took place
on the evening of Wednesday 28th November
in the main hall of the United Reform Church.

Officers reported on the Societies financial standing
and breath of activities undertaken in 2018,
together with their pre-planning for 2019.

In addition there was:
The award and presentation of the annual trophies.
The monthly draw for the 100+ club.
The Raffle draw.
Christmas refreshments following the formal procedures.

The Secretaries report of the 2018 Annual General Meeting
is available for all to view at the Trading Centre.

Outlines Of Past HIHS Meetings

Outlines of 2019 Meetings: Link
Outlines of 2018 Meetings: Link
Outlines of 2017 Meetings: Link
Outlines of 2016 Meetings: Link

Affiliated Societies Meetings

For details of the up and coming Member Societies Meetings.
Use this link to the Federation website: Calendar of Events.

RHS Flower Shows

For details of the up and coming RHS flower shows,
use this link to the RHS website: Shows and Events.

Map To Find Us

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