Monday, 29 August 2011

Bulb planting volunteers wanted

Keeping Nairn Colourful are looking for volunteers to plant bulbs at various locations on various dates to be confirmed in and around Nairn.
More details on this site later.

Sunday, 21 August 2011

Soirbheas reic á ciste-chàir - Car Boot Sale Success

£201.00 raised on the Maggot earlier today. Thanks to all who helped or donated goods or just came down to add to the great atmosphere down there today. The rain stayed off and we were quite warm in the sun most of the time. Customers and booters went away happy too. Individual pictures here and full screen slideshow here.

Saturday, 20 August 2011

Boot Sale tomorrow The Maggot 12-4 C'mon down!

Karen would like to take this opportunity to remind folk that we have a Car Boot sale down at the Maggot tomorrow from 12-4pm.
Pop along to grab yourself a bargain- Faye has 18 cars booked in so far!!

Wednesday, 17 August 2011

Open day fund-raising success!

Firstly many thanks to all who made the two Open Days such a resounding success. Thanks to all who helped, who contributed, who came along & bought goodies and who helped clear up!!

Mill RoadTotal £ 599.28

Sandown £ 437.10

Total over 2
events £ 1036.38

Truly a fantastic result.

We still have some chicken licken squares to sell- will continue to do that until fully sold. So if you haven't managed to buy from our chief salesperson Benjamin, just get in touch....3 squares for £1- 3 chances to win sunday lunch!!

Many thanks again Karen and the committee

Wednesday, 10 August 2011

Gardener's Question Time 10th September

Gardeners' Question Time in aid of Forres, Nairn & District group RDA. It's on sat 10th sept at Nairn Community Centre at 10.30am. On the panel are Frances Pringle, Donald McBean and Colin Munro- it's chaired by Archie McLaren. Tickets cost £10. For details on how to get your ticket contact Catriona Monro on 01807 500 253.

Monday, 8 August 2011

Rainy day success

Despite the bad weather the Society raised over £442 at the Sandown open day. Special thanks to James & Sylvia Clarke at Wester Hardmuir and Donald & Julie Green from Greens Garden centre for the large donations they made to the Society.

If you couldn't make it to Sandown then this Sunday (14th) there will be another Open Day at Mill Road, again from 12-4 p.m.

Thursday, 4 August 2011

More A team thanks

Thanks to the A team for planting over 100 tubs of herbaceous plants to sell on open day.
Mandys plot, now looks like the local garden centre.
Looking forward to the events at the weekend and thanks again to those involved for their continued support.

Mandy and the committee.

Tuesday, 2 August 2011

showtime starts

its the start of the shows and our first was the nairn show and i was happy with my results, our next show will be our garden club show which is on the 13th august it is an open show and we welcome all comers so please come along for a good day out why not have a go at showing its fun look out for our schedule their is something for everyone, we look forward too seeing you their.