Email: parish@southwater-pc.gov.uk Tel: 01403 733202

SOUTHWATER HORTICULTURAL SOCIETY

We are your friendly local Gardening Club, offering information, meetings with visiting speakers, shows, and advice on showing and growing.

Our Secretary is Nancy Brock, 01403 730449.

We meet most months, usually on the third Wednesday -  free to members, non members £1
Meetings are held at the Village Hall, Church Lane, at 7.30pm unless otherwise stated

Membership Secretary - Mrs Rebecca Dawes, 17 Millfield, Southwater Tel: 01403 730897

Membership costs £7.50 single or £12.00 Family.

All our Shows are open to non-members: for a copy of the Schedule, email our Secretary, Nancy Brock, at nancy.brock@macdream.net. Or find us on Facebook and download a copy there!

    

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Southwater Horticultural Society - 2018 Programme

Shows:

Spring Show ~ 31st March 2.00pm
Rose & Sweet Pea Show ~ 20th June 7.30pm
Summer Show ~ 1st September 2.00pm

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Talks:

17th January : “My Years as Head Gardener at Little Mythurst Farm”
21st February : “Growing Vegetables for Showing and the Kitchen”
16th May : “Sussex Place Names”
17th October : “Composting”

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Other Events:

Inter-Society Quiz (hosted by Horsham Horticultural Society) 6th March
Plant Sale 12th May 10-12.00
AGM 21st November 7.30pm

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Venue: Southwater Village Hall, Church Lane, Southwater

Entrance to talks free to members, non members £1. Entrance to shows:  50p.

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A.G.M 2017 Update

Following the AGM, we are delighted to welcome Nancy Brock as President for 2018

The committee are as follows:

Officers
Chairman                   Peter Buckley
Vice Chairman           Jenny Ansell
Secretary                   Nancy Brock
Treasurer                   Michael Tuckwell
Show Sec                  Anne Tuckwell
Social Sec                 Vacant
Membership Sec       Rebecca Dawes

Committee Members
Linda Briggs

Our annual subscription rate are £7.50 single, £12.00 family.

Contact Rebecca on 01403 730897 for membership details

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Tombola Prizes Needed

We are always on the lookout for good quality prizes to go into our popular tombolas in the Spring and Summer Shows so if you have anything lurking in the back of a cupboard that you don't want but that might fit the bill, please drop the Secretary an email and we can discuss how to hand it over!