You need to be a financial member of U3A to participate in an Interest Group. Please wear your badge when you attend a group meeting.
Would you enjoy sharing planting and landscaping ideas, and discussing soil and composting issues with other enthusiasts? We are a small informal group who meet once a month at members’ homes. We include visits to garden centres, public gardens and places of mutual interest. Normally no charge, but excursions or speakers may incur a charge for petrol, entry fees, or guest speakers. There may also be a little walking.
Leader: Denise Direen Ph 027 2727 488
Convenor: Marilyn Wilson Ph 04 299 1063
Timing: February to December, 1st Wednesday, 10:00 – Noon
Garden Time put out a regular Newsletter. You can download / read a copy from this link.
Kapiti Coast U3A Garden Group
Do you like gardening? Talking about gardening? Sharing plants, books, ideas? Visiting other gardens? This is a small, informal group of enthusiasts who meet monthly to visit a garden, a nursery or meet at each other’s homes for morning tea. No charge but visits away may incur costs, ie. petrol, entry fee, light lunch. Some walking involved.
Leader: Chris Blackler Ph 904 3323
Co Leader Susan Dodds, Ph 022 303 7120
Timing: February – December, 3rd Tuesday, 10:00 – Noon.
Dependent on travel
National Trust Gardens of Britain
Enjoy DVDs narrated by Alan Titchmarsh from the UK National Trust.
Leader: Anne Wall Ph 293 5000
Timing: Three Fridays 12th March, 19th March & 26th March, 2pm – 4.15pm.
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