Our meetings are held on the 2nd Wednesday of each month from October through to May (but not in January).    

The meetings are held at Ardleigh Methodist Hall, Colchester Road, Ardleigh, CO7 7NP  and start at 7:45pm.  New members and visitors are always welcome.      Entry is free to members and there is a small charge of £1.50 for visitors.   Tea/Coffee and a biscuit is available after the talk, there is also a raffle.   

Our 2017-2018 programme of speakers is

Wednesday October 11th 2017 - Sylvia & Roger Jiggins - Bats in Essex and Beyond

Wednesday November 8th 2017 - A.G.M. followed by Andrew Brogan – Henstead Exotic Garden

Wednesday December 13th 2017 - The county's unknown volunteers, Essex Search and Rescue

Wednesday February 14th 2018  - John Rowland – Gardening for Wildlife

Wednesday March 14th 2018 - Robin Carsberg – Plants for an East Anglian Garden

Wednesday April 11th 2018 -  Dan Wheals - Medicinal Herbalist on Growing, Harvesting and Making Medicines from Herbs

Wednesday May 9th 2018 - Chris Farndell – Does the Camera Lie

** Saturday 19th May 2018 – Plant Sale at the Village Hall 9:30-11:30

** Saturday 18th August 2018 -  Annual Show at the Village Hall