Calendar of Events

Corona-virus update: 26th February 2021 We are delighted that all events are on with our first workshop on April 3rd.

All events are held at Ogle Garden, Bonas Hill Farmhouse, Ogle, Northumberland NE20 0AS

Refreshments are included. Prebooking essential. Payment at time of booking to secure your place.

Saturday 3rd  or Sunday 4th APRIL – LIVING WREATH –    2pm  Sustainable design. Create a moss on willow base and use spring flowers and bulbs to decorate. Seasonal flowers and foliage complete the wreath. Long-lasting and plants can be potted up or planted in the garden at a later date. £50

Saturday 10th or Sunday 11th APRIL       – MOTHER’s DAY VASE –  2pm    Give the gift of a floral workshop to the special lady in your life. £50 includes vase and afternoon tea. (Later date this year owing to Covid Restrictions)

Saturday 17th or Sunday 18th APRIL           – SPRING JAR POSIES –    2pm  Using a selection of seasonal spring flowers and foliage, we will arrange 3 groups of posies in decorated jam jars. £35

Saturday 24th or Sunday 25th APRIL        – SPRING FLOWER ARRANGING –      2pm  We will look at the use of colour and foliage to create a garden-style arrangement. Vase included. £45

Sunday 9th MAY              National Event          – GARDEN DAY UK    2pm   It has become traditional to create and a flower crown to wear whilst you enjoy your garden. £30 Also hosting this on Saturday 8th at 2pm.

Saturday 15th or Sunday 16th  MAY             – LATE SPRING VASE –   2pm  Enjoy an afternoon visit to the cutting garden where you can pick-your-own seasonal flowers and foliage, then arrange them in a vase. £45

MAY Half Term                       Mum and Daughter Weekend (parent & child)  Saturday 29th MAY    2pm           EARLY SUMMER JAR POSIES       Using a selection of seasonal summer flowers and foliage from the cutting garden, you will both arrange groups of posies and decorate jam jars. £40 per mum and daughter (or parent and child) Sunday 30th MAY 2pm            EARLY SUMMER FLOWER CROWN    Using a selection of seasonal summer flowers and foliage from the cutting garden, you will both create a pretty flower crown to wear. £40 per mum and daughter (or parent and child)

Saturday 12th or Sunday 13th JUNE                   – SUMMER VASE –    2pm Enjoy an afternoon visit to the cutting garden where you can pick-your-own seasonal flowers and foliage, then arrange them in a vase. £45

date tbc    National Event               – BRITISH FLOWERS WEEK  If you haven’t bought British flowers before, now is the time to go out and buy some British-grown blooms from  your local flower-grower.

Saturday 26th or Sunday 27th JUNE – SUMMER FLOWER ARRANGING – 2pm   We will look at the use of colour and foliage to create a garden-style arrangement. Vase included. £45

Saturday  3rd or Sunday 4th JULY                       – SUMMER DAYS  –    2pm   Enjoy an afternoon visit to the cutting garden where you can pick-your-own seasonal flowers and foliage, then arrange them in a vase. £45

JULY/AUGUST  Summer Holiday            Mum and Daughter Weekend  (parent & child)  Saturday 31st  JULY  2pm                       SUMMER JAR POSIES      Using a selection of seasonal summer flowers and foliage from the cutting garden, you will both arrange groups of posies and decorate jam jars. £40 per mum and daughter (parent & child) Sunday 1st AUGUST 2pm                         SUMMER FLOWER CROWN     Using a selection of seasonal summer flowers and foliage from the cutting garden, you will both create a pretty flower crown to wear. £40 per mum and daughter (parent & child)

JULY and AUGUST Pick-your-own dates to be released

date tbc                         The FLOWER FARMERS BIG WEEKEND Across the nation, Flowers From The Farm members are hosting events in order to promote the sustainable British flower market and to showcase the wonderful variety and quality of home-grown blooms. Visit us to see the wealth of flowers growing on your doorstep. Fill-a-bucket/pick-your-own/ buy a posy or bouquet. Refreshments available

Saturday 4th SEPTEMBER   CHARITY EVENT  for the National Open Garden Scheme Booking via NGS website: www.ngs.org.uk – £5 entry – cream teas £ – posies £ – plants £-

Sat 18th or Sun 19th SEPTEMBER             – DAZZLING DAHLIAS VASE –      2pm Visit the cutting patch and choose a selection of dazzling dahlias to arrange with seasonal foliage. Vase included. £45

Saturday 25th or Sunday 26th  SEPTEMBER      – PICK-YOUR-OWN – Come along and fill a bucket with seasonal blooms and foliage to arrange at home. Book a timed slot. £40

Saturday 16th or Sunday 17th OCTOBER              – AUTUMN WREATH –    1pm Create a wreath to adorn your table or front door, using seasonal flowers, foliage and natural embellishments. £45

HALF-TERM FLOWERS         Mum & Daughter Weekend (parent & child) Friday 29th  or Sat 30th OCTOBER                             – HALLOWE’EN –         1pm Bring along a hollowed-out PUMPKIN to fill with autumnal flower and foliage as well as some spooky adornments. Spooky refreshments. Wear your costumes. £40 per mum and daughter (parent & child)

Saturday 20th or Sunday 21st NOVEMBER   – WINTER HANGING BASKET-      12 noon Fill a basket with plants of seasonal interest ready for the festive period. £50 includes all plants, decorations and pot compost with mulled wine and treats. Basket will be provided.

Saturday 27th or Sunday 28th  NOVEMBER – WINTER CONTAINER – 12 noon   Decorate your home entrance with an outdoor container filled with plants of seasonal interest ready for the festive period. £50 includes all plants, decorations and pot compost with mulled wine and treats. Plastic pot containers will be provided but you can bring your own. Diameter c45cm

DECEMBER dates to be finalised FESTIVE TABLE CENTREPIECE

DECEMBER dates to be finalised FESTIVE WREATHS  Create your own fabulous door wreath to be the envy of all your friends and neighbours. A wonderful array of fresh foliage, fruits, berries, spices and dried flowers are attached to a your wreath base wreath and it is finished off with luxurious velvet ribbon. All materials provided. Venues in Gosforth and Ponteland as well as here at Ogle Garden.

  • All events require pre-booking
  • Payment at time of booking to guarantee your place
  • All workshops take place at Ogle Garden (except some Festive Wreath workshops)and light refreshments are included unless otherwise stated
  • Any of the listed workshops can be arranged for groups of between 2 and 10 at other mutually convenient times.

booking/enquiries: call Sara on 07506155323 or email: oglegarden@gmail.com Payment details below:

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