Calendar

The club’s timetable of meetings and events for the current year.

11th December 2017

 

Demonstration by Bernadette Palminteri A.O.I.F.A.
Title: “The Magic of Christmas”
Competitions: Artificial Plant Material Allowed
Beginners “Winter Warmth” An exhibit to incorporate candle(s). Space allowed 60cm
Intermediate “Christmas in a rush” An exhibit. Space allowed 50cm
Advanced “Gifts from the Orient” An exhibit. Space allowed 70cm
Horticulture 1 2 Stems of Berried Shrub  Stems not to exceed 35cm
Horticulture 2 2 Stems of Different Conifers  Stems not to exceed 50cm

26th January 2018

 

Annual Dinner

12th February 2018

 

Lecture by Adam Whitbourn, Head Gardener, Blarney Castle Gardens
Title: “The story of Blarney Castle Gardens”
Competitions
Beginners “Spring Awakens” An exhibit. Space allowed 60cm
Intermediate “Romance is in the air” An exhibit. Space allowed 60cm
Advanced “Red Sensation” An exhibit to incorporate red fabric. Space allowed 70cm
Horticulture 1 2 Stems of Spring Flowering Bulbs
Horticulture 2 2 Stems of Seasonal Foliage  Stems not to exceed 50cm

12th March 2018

 

Demonstration by Mary McKee A.O.I.F.A.
Title: “Nature’s Ispiration”
Competitions
Beginners “A Spring Meadow” An exhibit. Space allowed 60cm
Intermediate “Dancing Designs” An exhibit. Space allowed 60cm
Advanced “March Airs” An exhibit to interpret a song title, to be captioned. Space allowed 70cm
Horticulture 1 2 Different Tulips
Horticulture 2 2 Different Budding Stems

9th April 2018

 

Demonstration by Margaret Collins A.O.I.F.A.
Title: “Essence of Spring”
Competitions
Beginners “Spring in a Tea Cup” An exhibit. Space allowed 40cm
Intermediate “Twist and Turn” An exhibit to incorporate twigs. Space allowed 60cm
Advanced “Summer’s on the Horizon” An exhibit. Space allowed 70cm
Horticulture 1 2 Stems of different Camellia
Horticulture 2 3 Different Daffodils

14th May 2018

 

Gala Charity Floral Demonstration
Margaret Aherne A.O.I.f.A
Title: “Summer Bliss”
Supporting A.O.I.F.A National Charity “Irish Association for Cancer Research” and Local Charity.

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