What’s OnFrom Mayday and Pumpkin day to garden workshops, Godinton is home to a great variety of fun and informative events.
A practical session learning the secrets to fill your garden with free plants. You will look at seed collecting and sowing, plant division and all types of cuttings and have the chance to take home a piece of your favourite plants from Godinton’s borders. Booking essential, £55.00 including lunch and homemade refreshments.
Join Head Gardener, Viv Hunt, for coffee and a morning looking at how to approach creating different forms of topiary. Then make a start on your own potted yew topiary to take home. Booking essential, £30.00 including homemade refreshments.
Join Nick Sandford, Estate Manager for a walk around the wider estate. Booking essential, £10.00 including garden entry, hot drink and homemade cake. Wellington boots or walking boots recommended due to uneven ground.
Join Viv Hunt for a look at how to get the best from your plants including making compost, using fertilisers, watering and dealing with pests and diseases. Booking essential, £25.00 including homemade refreshments.
Topic to be confirmed. Join professional artist Brenda Burgess to explore the wonderful qualities of clay sculpture. A real ‘get away from it all’ day with quality sculpture tuition. Suitable for all levels of ability from beginners wanting to ‘have a go’ to experienced artist wanting to try a new medium. Small class sizes ensure plenty of time with each student. For more information visit www.brendaburgessartsuk.info
Come and join the world’s biggest coffee morning, all proceeds to MacMillan.