Events

Unless otherwise stated all events are at Haskayne Village Hall starting at 7.30pm.

Haskayne Village Hall’s address is:

109 School Lane, Haskayne, nr Ormskirk, Lancs L39 7JE (off A5147)

The hall’s location can be viewed here


SUMMER EXCURSION

The Society has previously run very interesting, successful and enjoyable gardening holiday trips.

We are are planning this year’s to Norfolk, please see details below

5 Days 17th June 2022 – £489


URGENT 10th January 2022

It is with regret that the CGS committee has decided that the January meeting, due to be held on Wednesday January 19th should be cancelled, for reasons that we have become all too familiar with.

No decision has been made about the following months meeting and we will contact you in due course as to whether this will go ahead.

Naturally we are all disappointed by this but we must consider the wellbeing of our members.


Wednesday 16th February 2022

“Foliage Matters” by Maureen Sawyer

 Members free, non-members: £3.00, including refreshments.

Raffle and plant sales table

Members free, non-members: £3.00, including refreshments.

Raffle and plant sales table

Maureen is a gardener, practising artist and designer who divides her time between the garden at Southlands her garden design business and exhibiting her art work. She is a member of the National Executive Committee of the CGS and a listed RHS speaker.


Wednesday 16th March 2022

“Designing & Planning Colourful Borders” by Marguerite Hughes

Members free, non-members: £3.00, including refreshments.

Raffle and plant sales table

Marguerite is a well known horticulturist, broadcaster & experienced garden speaker.


Wednesday 20th April 2022

“Transylvania, Plants & Castles” by Razvan Chisu

Members free, non-members: £3.00, including refreshments.

Raffle and plant sales table

Razvan is a garden designer, editor of the Saxifrage Magazine (Saxifrage Society) and writes for various other gardening magazines. He also offers horticultural consultancy and has been giving talks to gardening groups and conferences for the past 5 years.

After gaining a BSc and MSc in Horticulture he worked with plants for 20 years, starting as a technician in the Herbarium of the Botanical Garden in Cluj, Romania, and then creating and managing gardens in Transylvania and subsequently in the UK.