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Charlbury Garden Society


CHARLBURY GARDEN SOCIETY

Welcome to the Charlbury Garden Society. Please visit our page regularly to see what talks, shows and excursions we have to offer. If you are not already a member, it is worth joining. Membership details are shown below.

Ten Good Reasons for Joining the Society!

1. Full programme of annual events
2. Two seasonal shows
3. Friendly society open to members of all ages
4. Expert information and advice provided (email plantdoctor@charlburygardensociety.org.uk)
5. Interesting talks (free admission to members)
6. Outings to notable gardens
7. Annual plant sale in May
8. Harvest Supper and social evening
9. Discounts at several garden retailers
10. Exclusive entry for occasional special visits

Click here for this year Programme of Events.

Membership details for 2020

Membership of the Society costs £5 for the entire year (or £8 for a couple at the same address) and all members receive a Membership Card listing all the events. Members will get free admission to the Talks and will receive priority on excursion coach bookings.

The Membership Card enables discounts at various Nurseries shown below:

  • Applegarth Nurseries, Chipping Norton
  • Burford Garden Centre (plants only)
  • Freeland Nursery (plants only)
  • Yarnton Garden Centre

New Members
If you would like to join the Society, you can do so by completing the membership form online by clicking here: Online Membership Form

You can also print and complete the membership form by clicking here: Printable Membership Form

Once you have submitted the form, you can make your payment in one of the following ways:

  • By online bank transfer:

Destination Name: Charlbury GS Sort Code: 09-01-51 Account Number: 75639302
Please write your name and initials (or names if joint membership) in the bank payment reference field.

  • By cash/cheque made payable to Charlbury Garden Society

Please write your name and initials (or names if joint membership) on the back of the cheque. Post or deliver to Membership Secretary, Roosters, Hixet Wood, Charlbury OX7 3SB or bring it along to one of our evening talks.

Once payment has been made, you can collect your Membership Card at any of our evening talks, or by sending an SAE to Roosters (see address above), or by emailing membership@charlburygardensociety.org.uk to arrange for collection/delivery.

You'll only need your card when you want to claim a discount on purchases at garden centres listed on the card.

Newsletter only: If you want to subscribe only to our free email newsletter, just check the Newsletter box in the sign-up form.

If you have any queries, please contact membership@charlburygardensociety.org.uk.

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GARDEN SOCIETY SHOWS

We hold two shows each year: the Spring Show and the September Annual Flower and Produce Show. Both are open to non-members.

Show schedules and entry forms can be downloaded and printed off below. Alternatively, a week or so before the Shows, schedules will be available at various points around Charlbury: Pharmacy, Corner House, Library (new Community Centre) and Railway Station.

Spring Show 2020

To see (and download) the Spring Show Schedule, click here: Spring Show Schedule 2020.pdf

To download the entry form only, click here: Spring Show 2020 Entry Form.pdf

Annual Flower and Produce Show 2020

To see (and download) the Annual Show Schedule, click here: Annual Show Schedule 2020.pdf

To download the entry form only, click here: Annual Show 2020 Entry Form.pdf

OTHER SOCIETY INFORMATION

  • The History of the Cups awarded at the Shows

OTHER GARDENING SOCIETIES

We would also like to draw members' attention to the activities at other local Gardening Societies.

Charlbury Society members will be very welcome at the societies below for any of their activities, and we will welcome their membersm at our talks, shows and our own other activities.

Stonesfield Gardening Club

The Stonesfield Gardening Club programme is available at www.stonesfieldgardening.info/

Enstone Horticultural Society

The Enstone Horticultural Society programme is available at www.enstoneparish.org/hos13/ep8.htm.

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