The next FOBS' talk is on Tuesday 26th at 10.30 am and is by Diane Clement on "A Garden for All Seasons". All talks take place in the Dorothy Fox Education Centre. Members of FOBS free. Visitors very welcome £5. The Listings page under What's On has been updated for 2019.
Every Spring a few unusual trees are planted. Seven trees are available for sponsorship which must be planted in the next few weeks. To find out more go to the "Support Us" page and go down to "Donations and Legacies" or telephone 0114 2500500. The trees available are: acer monspessulanum, cercis canadensis 'Alba', microbiota decussata, [...]
Donations from the sale of tickets for Illuminate reached over £700. Many thanks to all who donated. The money has been paid into the Sheffield Botanical Gardens Trust and will be spent on the Gardens.
Every Spring a number of unusual trees are planted. Why not sponsor a tree? For more information telephone 0114 2500500.
The last summer holiday event is on Wednesday 23rd August. Starting at 1.00 with storytelling for younger children (about 20 minutes) followed by a minibeast hunt where children find, collect and with help identify minibeasts before drawing them. Meet in the Dorothy Fox Education Centre. See Education for more information. All children welcome.
Outdoor theatre production of "A Midsummer Night's Dream" on 24th and 25th August at 7.00pm. Book online www.thepantaloons.co.uk. See listings.
Regular plant sales throughout the summer and autumn in the glasshouse behind the Dorothy Fox Education Centre. Check "Listings" under "What's On" to see details of the next plant sale.
Professors Nigel Dunnett and James Hitchmough will be giving a talk to FOBS on Tuesday, 24th January at 10.00 am on "Horticulture and Landscape Design: Education for the future". Visitor welcome £3.00.
Because of the building work there are no organised children's activities such as story telling but do say hello to the Bear in the Bear pit and his friends the elephants.
Look at What's On, Listings to see the outside theatre productions which are being put on during July and August.