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Open Garden event Saturday 25 June

Come and see the beautiful Heritage Hub Community Garden as we support a local Open Gardens initiative for Kingsholm.  Garden open 11am-4pm, with refreshments available and an online display of some Right Royal Gloucestershire documents.  Just turn up, no need to book

Flora and Fauna

Date
06/08/2022
Time
1:00pm to 4:00pm
Cost
Free of charge
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  • Meet the Heritage Hub beekeepers, learn about the processes involved and sample our honey!
  • Talks by Anthea Jones on Johannes Kip, 18th century engraver of prints commissioned by Sir Robert Atkyns for ‘The Ancient and Present State of Glostershire’ and Jan Broadway on The Wheelers of Gloucester – a family of Georgian nurserymen
  • Come and learn about Gloucestershire Orchard and Wildlife Trusts
  • Exhibition of garden related records held at Gloucestershire Archives
  • ‘Tracing your roots’ help available from Gloucestershire Family History Society
  • A selection of bee related merchandise and free refreshments

 

The event runs from 1-4. We have two scheduled talks and the rest of the afternoon is drop-in - stay as long or as little as you like!

1:30-2:15pm - talk by Jan Broadway on the Wheelers of Gloucester – a family of Georgian nurserymen

3-3:45pm - talk by Anthea Jones on Johannes Kip, 18th century engraver of prints commissioned by Sir Robert Atkyns for ‘The Ancient and Present State of Glostershire’

 

Free parking on site.

 

Booking is encouraged to save disappointment

 

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