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Get-together 2018 - Details of the day

09 January 2018 13:05:28

 I need numbers please (including companions and “maybes”)

Venue: Johnstown Garden Centre, Naas Road

Date: 13 January 2018 approx 11 am to 3.30 pm

This event is for all Garden.ie Members and their guests to meet and do what gardeners love to do – chat about plants, exchange ideas and advice and of course swap their surplus plants!

Johnstown have promised to give us the discount which applied during their annual sale – so no doubt there will be some retail therapy going on too!

Timetable for the day:

11 – 12 noon : Arriving at Johnstown – parking in the left side of the car-park this is your opportunity to swap plants with other members and friends.

12 – 1 pm : Moving inside to the Restaurant area  (we will have a section cordoned off) where the Kris Kringle gifts can be handed in – wrapped gifts usually vaguely garden related value not more than €10 please!

1 pm – Lunch. Usually Johnstown catering staff give us table service so there is no need to go to the counter. So settle down and enjoy the day!

2 pm (ish) – Kris Kringle and small raffle ( a subscription to the Irish Garden and some Johnstown vouchers)

3 pm – farewells – and time for retail therapy! The early finish is to allow those travelling to leave for home at a reasonable time!

Most of us met online initially but over the years we have become friends – and we are all aware of the recent difficulties with the website that was what brought us together in the first place, but lets make this the best get-together ever!


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TerriShoos TerriShoos 09 January 2018 16:40:22

Eckers! Forgot the Kris Kringle! I'll get it tomorrow LOL...


Gracedieu Lass Gracedieu Lass 09 January 2018 17:02:44

Hazel, Paddy and myself are definite. I was wondering where to put our names as I can see how you could be driven mad with names appearing everwhere.


Ivor Ivor 09 January 2018 18:34:57

Hazel,  I'll put my name down for a 90% possible,  MaryLou might well come as well.  Naas is only up the road from us, half an hour.  Unfortunatly it is all work dependant & related.  Fingers crossed.  It's in my phone calender already. Cheers all...Ivor


TheH (Hazel) TheH (Hazel) 09 January 2018 21:30:52

Mary - Its fine with me anywhere! I have a page on the spreadsheet where I keep my plants database and I just put the names there - whereever they are put!!!! 

Ivor - that's great! 

Not to worry Terri! I only sorted mine today!


MargieD MargieD 09 January 2018 23:14:28

Countdown is on Hazel... Looking forward to meeting up and garden shopping. 


Keego Keego 09 January 2018 23:17:05

Hi Hazel I had high hopes of making the get together this year but unfortunately something has come up with one of the kids. Hopefully I will get to one later in the year. Hope you all have a great gardening day 


Fleurette Fleurette 10 January 2018 10:56:56

Good morning Hazel, and I am so pleased to say that we have another glorious sunny one.

Just in case Moya overlooks contacting you, there will be 4 of us in her car:

Moya, Brid, Daphne (Kittybane - a non-active member) and myself.   

All set!  


JoanG JoanG 10 January 2018 18:14:42

I'll be there too Hazel, can't wait!


Periwinkle Periwinkle 10 January 2018 20:30:51

Hazel, I confirm that Myrtle, Ronald and myself plan to be there! All the best with the organising!


TheH (Hazel) TheH (Hazel) 10 January 2018 21:44:04

Thanks. Great to see the list of people growing!


Joann Joann 10 January 2018 23:30:59

Hi Hazel and gang, I am still hoping to travel but my car is in the garage very sickly since last monday, I'm hoping all its problems will be sorted by tomorrow night and I will give you a definite answer by then. Fingers crossed. Its gonna cost over 1000 euro to fix, praying for a lotto win too....


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