Fixtures Calendar

We have decided to take this year quarter by quarter and moved all our events online.  We have partnered up with our friends and neighbours in Balbriggan and District, Malahide and Clontarf Horticultural Societies, giving us all extra online events to enjoy in 2021.


Howth & Sutton Horticultural Society Event
Wednesday 3rd March 2021, John Deegan “All you need for Spring” 
8pm Zoom
HSHS member and experienced horticulturalist John Deegan of Gardenstyle will give us a practical talk and demo on propagation, layering, cutting and pricking out.  Q&A and raffle.  Zoom link will be sent to HSHS members by email.

pseudo bee_ photograh by John Deegan




Clontarf Horticultural Society Event
Thursday 25th March, Adam Whitbourn “The story of Blarney Castle Gardens – It’s history and development”
8pm Zoom
Malahide Horticultural Society have kindly extended an invitation to all members of Howth & Sutton Horticultural Society to attend a talk by Adam Whitbourn, Head Gardener at Blarney.  Zoom link will be sent to HSHS members by email.



Howth & Sutton Horticutural Society Event
Wednesday 7th April 2021,
Conall O Caoimh “An Artist’s Perspective”
8pm Zoom
Ceramic artist and gardening enthusiast Conall O’Caoimh will deliver a talk on understanding and organising a garden space to create harmony.  Zoom link will be sent to HSHS members in advance.

Ardán: an artists perspective. Photo courtesy of Conall O’Caoimh











 


Clontarf Horticultural Society Event
Thursday 29th April, Hester Forde “Creative gardening with containers for
all aspects and seasons”

8pm Zoom
Hester Forde will demonstrate how to achieve eye-catching plant combination effects in containers.  Many thanks to Clontarf Horticultural Society for inviting HSHS members to Hester’s talk. Zoom link will be sent to HSHS members by email.

 



PAST EVENTS 2021

Wednesday 3rd February
8pm Zoom
Jimi Blake
‘A Beautiful Obsession’:
A Plantsman journey in his own garden
Well-known horticulturist Jimi Blake will talk about the planting scheme in Huntingbrook Gardens, Co. Wicklow.  Expect your plant wish-lish to explode!  Q&A and raffle


Wednesday 17th February
AGM
8pm Zoom
Howth and Sutton Horticultural Society AGM
Members only
Members will be sent link to attend by email.


Balbriggan Horticultural Society Event
Thursday 18th Februrary 2021
David Victory ‘Experiences of a new collector’
8pm Zoom
A big thank you to our friends in Balbriggan Horticultural Society who have kindly extended an invitation to all members of Howth & Sutton Horticultural Society to sit in on a talk on Snowdrops by David Victory.  Link will be sent by email.


Clontarf Horticultural Society Event
Thursday 25th February, Colm O’Driscoll Airfield Estate: Work in Progress”
8pm Zoom
Many thanks to our friends in Clontarf Horticultural Society who have extended an invitation to attend an online talk by Colm O’Driscoll, Head Gardener at Airfield Estate.  Zoom l
ink will be sent to HSHS members by email.