Federation Day – Sparsholt College
All member Societies are invited to send representatives to the Gilbert White Room, Westley Court, Sparsholt College on Federation Day.
Lunch for those attending the morning session can be provided but must be pre-booked on the order form at the bottom of the Conference letter previously circulated
The programme is as follows:
0930 – 1000 Tea/Coffee (50p)
1000 – 1100 John Penney will talk on setting up a show.
John has been chairman of the flower show committee at the New Forest Show. He will cover the setting up of a show and the history of some shows.
1100 — 1200 For the second part of the morning we will hold a number of small workshops covering various aspects of showing and what can be done to encourage more exhibitors, especially younger ones.
Other aspects to be considered are stewarding, judging and show administration
These will be of interest to all show secretaries and show organisors, particularly anyone new to this aspect of shows.
Usual collection will be taken as you leave the hall
1220 Lunch (Pre-booked only)
Annual General Meeting, Presentations and Quiz Final
The Annual General Meeting of the Hampshire Federation of Horticultural Societies will be held in the Gilbert White Room, Westley Court at Sparsholt College Hampshire, Sparsholt, Winchester at 2.00 pm on Saturday 24th February 2018. Representatives of your Society are invited to attend.
The programme for the afternoon will be:
14.00 Annual General Meeting.
15.00 Tea and Coffee available (50p).
15.30 approx. Inter-Society Quiz Final.
17.00 approx. Presentation of Quiz Awards and Raffle.
17.30 approx. Close.