Emsworth Horticultural Society

The   

Society   

was   

formed   

in   

1919,   

originally   

for   

local

allotment   

holders.   

Nowadays,   

the   

Society   

welcomes

anyone   

who   

is   

interested   

in   

gardening   

of   

any   

sort.

Membership   

is   

available   

at   

£7   

per   

household   

per

annum

.

EHS Membership provides the following benefits
Access   to   The   Hut   (the   Distribution   Store)   which offers    most    gardening    requirements    at    reasonable cost. Advice is also on hand A    program    of    talks    on    gardening    and    related subjects Coach    outings    to    gardens    of    horticultural    and historic interest Additionally ,    there    are    opportunities    to    meet    with fellow   enthusiasts   and   admire   local   gardens   at   our Garden    Natter    Mornings     and    occasional    Open Gardens Plant   Sales   are   held   at   talks   and   annually   at   The Distribution Store (The Hut) Quarterly Newsletter  to keep members informed

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Important Notices 
Website updated: 06th December 2017
The Emsworth Horticultural Society
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98th Year Emsworth Horticutural Society is celebrating  its
The Hut Seed   catalogues   for   King’s   Seeds   are   available   at the   Hut   now.         If   you   order   your   seeds   through   the EHS   you   will   get   a   40%   refund   on   the   price   you pay   in   the   form   of   a   voucher   to   spend   at   the   hut   just   in   time   to   buy   seed   potatoes,   onion   sets   and shallots.      Seed   order   forms   have   to   be   returned   to the hut by January 21st 2018. Click here to visit the Hut web page….
Message from the Chair
Garlic, Elephant Garlic, Japanese Onion sets and broad beans at the hut now for immediate planting!  Potatoes can be ordered at the hut now.  Stop Press
We wish you all a very Merry Christmas and a fruitful New Year
Plans   are   being   finalised   for   a   full   programme   for   2018.     Our   January   talk   invites   members   to   look   forward   to summer   by   finding   out   about   and   buying   summer   bulbs.     The   February   meeting   is   our   AGM.      We   welcome   new committee   members,   and   need   to   find   a   secretary   to succeed    Susan    Sinnett-Jones.        Faith    Ponsonby    is standing   as   Show   Chair   for   2018   and   plans   are   well   in hand.      The   distribution   hut   will   re-open   on   January   7 th     fully    re-stocked.        Don’t    forget    to    bring    in    your    seed orders,      order      seed      potatoes      and      renew      your membership! Best wishes for good gardening in the New Year Lyn Davies (Chair)
Annual General Meeting The AGM of the Emsworth Horticultural Society will be held on Thursday 15 th  February 2018 at 7.30pm Lumley Room, Emsworth Community Centre Agenda 1. Apologies for absence 2. Minutes of the AGM held on 17 th  February 2017* 3. Annual Report 4. Treasurer’s  Report 5. Distribution Sub-committee Report 6. Show Report 7. Election of Officers and Committee 8. Consideration of any matter or proposal which has been given, in writing, to the Secretary, Mrs Susan Sinnett- Jones, 24 First Avenue, Havant PO9 2QN, by 5th February 2018. *The minutes are displayed at the Distribution Hut, Washington Road Allotment Site. Tea, coffee and cake will be served after the meeting
Please Note: The    distribution    Hut    is    closed    for Christmas   Holidays   and   will   re-open on      Sunday      7th      January      fully restocked.