FOBS Events 2017

Enquiries - email: FOBS Committee

Other events, such as local garden visits and additional plant sales, will be added once details have been confirmed.

Date Time Title Leader/Venue
Monday 9 January 10.00am - 12.00 noon Executive Committee Meeting Top Office if Education Centre not ready
Wednesday 11 January 10.00am - 12.00 noon Curator's Briefing Day for Volunteers Start Education Centre
Wednesday 18 January 10.00am - 12.00 noon First Volunteers working day of 2017 continues on Wednesdays
throughout the year
Wednesday 15 March Official Opening Ceremony for new Education Centre by invitation only
Wednesday 22 March 12.00 - 2.00pm Tour Guides' Briefing Day
(Be prepared to walk around the Gardens)
Start at Education Centre
Monday 3 April 10.00am - 12.00 noon Executive Committee Meeting Education Centre
Sunday 30 April 11.00am - 3.00pm FOBS Spring Plant Sale Gardens Greenhouse
Saturday 20 May 2.00pm - 5.00pm Local Garden Visit S7 Details sent with Spring Newsletter
Monday 12 June 10.00am - 12.00 noon Executive Committee Meeting Education Centre
Saturday 17 June 2.00pm - 5.00pm Local Garden Visit S17 Details sent with Spring Newsletter
Sunday 25 June 2.00 - 4.00pm FOBS Special Plant Sale 1 Gardens Greenhouse
Sunday 2 July -
Thursday 6 July
FOBS Holiday to East Anglia Details will be sent to participants
Sunday 30 July 2.00 - 4.00pm FOBS Special Plant Sale 2 Gardens Greenhouse
Monday 7 August 10.00am - 12.00 noon Executive Committee Meeting Education Centre
Tuesday 8 August 9.00am-6.00pm Day trip - Castle Howard & Scampston Details sent with Spring Newsletter
Sunday 20 August 11.00am - 5.00pm Local Garden Visits S1, S7 & S11 Details sent with Spring Newsletter
Saturday 9 September 2.00pm - 5.00pm Local Garden Visit S11 Details sent with Spring Newsletter
Sunday 10 September 11.00am - 3.00pm FOBS Autumn Plant Sale Greenhouse
Sunday 8 October 2.00 - 4.00pm FOBS Special Plant Sale 3 Gardens Greenhouse
Monday 20 November 10.00am - 12.00 noon Executive Committee Meeting Education Centre
Tuesday 12 December 10.00am - 12.00 noon FOBS 2017 Powerpoint show & Christmas Social Education Centre