Diary Dates

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

2018 Diary Dates

DateEventTimeInfoVenue
Saturday 24 FebruaryScissor Happy 5 Workshop10.00 for 10.30 startBring a friend - a Workshop for all abilities.Epperstone Village Hall, NG14 6AY
Thursday 15 MarchArea Council10:00 for 10:30 startOxton Village Hall, NG25 0SA
Saturday 17 MarchDebunking the Flower Show Myths10.00 for 10.30 startEverything you need to know about Flower Shows - for competitors, would-be competitors, Flower Club Members and CommitteeOxton Village Hall, NG25 0SA
Wednesday 21 MarchCreativity with Flowers10.00 for 10.30 start - 3.30Basics for Beginners - A Six Month Course - One Day Per Month. SEE POSTER AND APPLICATION FORM ON THE AREA EVENTS PAGEOxton Village Hall, NG25 0SA
Saturday 7 AprilTeachers’ Association Open MeetingDoors open 9.45, Demonstration 11.00’All the World’s a Stage - let’s fill them with flowers’ - Mig Kimpton - Floral Designer and DemonstratorJoseph Whitaker School, Rainworth NG21 0AG
Wednesday 11 AprilCreativity with Flowers10.00 for 10.30 start - 3.30Basics for Beginners - Day 2 of A Six Month Course.Oxton Village Hall, NG25 0SA
Thursday 26 - Sunday 29 AprilHarrogate Spring Show
Wednesday 2 MayCreativity with Flowers10.00 for 10.30 start - 3.30Basics for Beginners - Day 3 of a Six Month CourseOxton Village Hall, NG25 0SA
Friday 4 MayNational Flower Arranging DayCreate a small posy of flowers to give to someone to brighten their day …
Thursday 10 - Sunday 13 MayRHS Malvern Show
Saturday 12, Sunday 13 MayNottinghamshire ShowNewark Showground
Wednesday 16 MayClub Officers’ LunchFULLY BOOKEDSpring Lunch for Past and Present Club Officers, and WAFA Elimination CompetitionFloral Media, Caunton NG23 6AQ
Wednesday 6 - Sunday 10 JuneRHS Chatsworth Show
Saturday 9 JuneScissor Happy 6 Workshop10.00 for 10.30 startBring a friend. A workshop of flower arranging for everyone from beginner to more experienced.Festival Hall, Market Rasen LN8 3JA
Monday 11 June - Friday 15 JuneMonet’s Garden and Versailles TourA five day holiday, organised by Floral Tours. See Dates & Events Page, Area Events - for more information and to download forms
Wednesday 13 JuneCreativity with Flowers10.00 for 10.30 start - 3.30Basics for Beginners - Day 4 of a Six Month Course
Wednesday 20 June – Thursday 21 JuneLincolnshire ShowLincoln Showground
Wednesday 27 JuneCreativity with Flowers10.00 for 10.30 start - 3.30Basics for Beginners - Day 5 of a Six Month CourseOxton Village Hall, NG25 0SA
Wednesday 11 JulyCreativity with Flowers10.00 for 10.30 start - 3.30Basics for Beginners - Day 6 of a Six Month CourseOxton Village Hall, NG25 0SA
Thursday 19 July Area Council10 for 10.30 startOxton Village Hall, NG25 0SA
Friday 10 – Sunday 12 August‘Masquerade’NAFAS Residential WeekendLeicester Marriott Hotel, LE19 1SE
Wednesday 12 September’A Day at the Races’11 amAn Area Social Event, including an Open Floral Competition ’A Day at the Races’Colwick Hall Hotel, Nottingham NG2 4BH
Friday 14 - Sunday 16 SeptemberHarrogate Autumn Show
Saturday 15 SeptemberScissor Happy 7 Workshop10 for 10.30 start - 3.30 pmBring a friend. A workshop of flower arranging for everyone from beginner to more experiencedVillage Hall, Epperston, Notts NG14 4AY
Wednesday 10 OctoberNAFAS AGMBishopsgate Institute, London EC2M 4QH
Thursday 8 NovemberArea Council Meeting10 for 10.30 startOxton Village Hall, NG25 0SA
Thursday 8 NovemberArea AGM1:15pmOxton Village Hall, NG25 0SA
Saturday 10 NovemberScissor Happy 8 Workshop10 for 10.30 start - 3.30 pmBring a friend. A workshop of flower arranging for everyone from beginner to more experienced.Witham St Hughs Village hall, LN6 9XG Just off the Lincoln/Newark bypass