Diary Dates

Below are the upcoming confirmed dates and venues for NAFAS events taking place throughout the coming months.

2019 Diary Dates

DateEventTimeInfoVenue
Tuesday 5 MarchCreativity with Flowers - Beginners10.30 - 3.30First date of five sessions - to book or for more information contact Di Smith - see posterOlive Roper Hall, Thorpe on the Hill (north of Newark)
Saturday 9 MarchDemonstrators’ Refresher DayOpen to both Demonstrators and anyone interested in demonstrating - £15.00 Contact Lynne Sharpe, Area Demonstrators’ Representative - see posterOxton Village Hall NG25 0SD
Thursday 14 MarchArea Council10 for 10.30 startOxton Village Hall NG25 0SD
Saturday 16 MarchCreativity with Flowers - Improvers10.30 - 3.30First date of five sessions - to book or for more information contact Di Smith - see posterVillage hall, Witham St Hughs (north of Newark)
Saturday 13 April’A Passage to India - Oxton to Jaipur!’1pmSocial event for Members and friend - £15 - tickets from Area Treasurer - see posterOxton Village Hall NG25 0SD
25 - 28 AprilHarrogate Spring Show
3 MayNational Flower Arranging Day
4 MayTeachers’ Association Open Meeting10 for 10.30 amMarie-Francoise Deprez from France, tickets £35, from Jayne Merriman - see posterBentley Hotel, Newark Road, South Hykeham, Lincoln LN6 9NH
Thursday 9 MayClub Officers’ Day10 for 10.30 amA day for serving Club Chairmen, Treasurers, Secretaries and Programme Secretaries, but also potential future Club OfficersOxton NG25 0SD
11 - 12 MayNottinghamshire County ShowNewark Showground
21 - 25 MayRHS Chelsea Flower Show
5 - 9 JuneRHS Chatsworth
19 - 20 JuneLincolnshire County Show
25 JulyArea Council Meeting10 for 10.30 startOxton NG25 0SD
8 - 10 AugustArea Trip to NAFAS Floral Art & Design Show, LondonNAFAS Diamond Anniversary - Competitions, Exhibitions, Demonstrations, Shopping Avenues, Crafts, Creative Floral StructuresBusiness Design Centre, Islington, London
9 AugustNAFAS Dazzling Diamond DinnerGrosvenor House Hotel, Park Lane, London
13 - 15 SeptemberHarrogate Autumn Show
Wednesday 18 SeptemberArea Social Event’With a Flower and a Song’ - Morning speaker ’Around the Wireless’ by Judith Hibbert, and after lunch demonstration by National Demonstrator Julia Knights entitled ’Music Inspiration’Kelham Hall NG23 5QX
26 OctoberNational Judges’ Test TBC
Thursday 7 NovemberArea Council Meeting followed by Area AGMOxton NG25 0SD