Down Ampney Gardening Club

Down Ampney Gardening Club is in its 33rd year. It is open to all residents in Down Ampney and the surrounding districts. Meetings are held on the third Thursday of each month at 7.30 pm in the Down Ampney Village Hall and has a monthly speaker or social activity which includes visits to other gardens. Following the talk, you can buy a raffle ticket and enjoy refreshments.

The annual subscription for 2021 is £5 payable in January.

Entrance to club meetings is free to members and normally £2 (£5 when a social) for visitors.

A Plant Sale is held in May. Everyone is ‘urged’ to bring their spare plants and purchase some bargains. Profits go towards paying for speakers. The popular Annual Village Show is in September.

Take a look at our programme – we warmly welcome new members

2021 Programme:

JANUARY: Saturday 23rd, 2pm, A.G.M. - Subscription due.

FEBRUARY: Thursday 18th, 1.45pm - An unexpected journey with Chris Evans

FEBRUARY: Saturday 20th, 2.00pm - Visit to Colesbourne Gardens

MARCH: Thursday 18th, 1.45pm - Stroud Community Seed Bank with Sally Oates

APRIL: Thursday 15th, 7.30pm - Tools for the terrified with Will Scott

APRIL: Thursday 29th - Down Ampney Open Gardens

MAY: Saturday 15th, 10.00am - Plant Sale: Village Hall

MAY: Thursday 20th - Autumn bulbs with Reg Moule (combined meeting with The Ampneys)

JUNE: Thursday 10th, 2.30pm - Visit to Cadenham Manor

JULY: Weekend 10th and 11th - Down Ampney Front Garden Competition

AUGUST: No meeting

SEPTEMBER: Saturday 4th – Annual Village Show: Village Hall

SEPTEMBER: Thursday 16th - Extending the season in your garden without replacing all your plants with Victoria Logue

SEPTEMBER: Friday 24th, 2pm – Visit to Painswick Rococo Garden

OCTOBER: Thursday 21st – The history and restoration of Painswick Rococo Gardens with Dominic Hamilton

NOVEMBER: Thursday 18th - Trug making by a miserable old trugger with Carl Sadler

DECEMBER: Thursday 9th - Christmas Social

For more information about the club or any event please contact us: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


Click here to view the 2019 Down Ampney gardening club annual show results


Images from the Annual Village Show - 2019

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