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Fruit For Thought – 1 April 2017

Fruitwith Beechdale Staff.

Venue: Beechdale Garden Centre
Date: 1 April 2017
Time: 11.00am
Cost: FREE
 
 
 

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Growing from Seed – 1 April 2017

Seedwith Geoff Stebbings.

Venue: Springmount Garden Centre
Date: 1 April 2017
Time: 10.30am – 12.00pm
Cost: €10
 
 
 
 

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Seed Sowing Class – 1 April 2017

Seedwith Iain MacDonald.

Venue: The Bay Garden
Date: 1 April 2017
Time: 2.30pm – 5.00pm
 
 
 
 

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Grow Your Own Veg – 8 April 2017

Vegwith Mary Egan.

Venue: Beechdale Garden Centre
Date: 8 April 2017
Time: 11.00am
Cost: FREE
 
 
 

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Spring In Your Garden – 10 April 2017

Frances_Mac_Donaldwith Frances Mac Donald.

Venue: Beechdale Garden Centre
Date: 10 April 2017
Time: 10.30am
Cost: €5 (Includes Tea/Coffee & Scone)
 
 
 

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Morning Garden Walk – 12 April 2017

Frances_Mac_Donaldwith Iain & Frances Mac Donald.

Venue: The Bay Garden 
Date: 12 April 2017
Time: 10.00-11.30am
Call The Bay Garden on 053 938 3349 to book 
 
 

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Easter Egg Hunt – 16 April 2017

Easterwith the Easter Bunny.

Venue: Beechdale Garden Centre
Date: 16 April 2017
Time: 2.00pm
Cost: €2
 
 
 

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Easter Egg Hunt – 16 April 2017

Kilmokea Gardens Easter Egg HuntJoin our annual Easter egg hunt at Kilmokea Gardens. Follow the fairy trail and visit the Native American reservation on the way!

Venue: Kilmokea Gardens
Date: 16 April 2017
Time: 2.00 – 5.00pm
Cost: €5
 
 
 

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Grow Vegetables – 26 April 2017

Vegwith Iain MacDonald.

Venue: The Bay Garden
Date: 26 April 2017
Time: 10.00am – 12.30pm
Call The Bay Garden on 053 938 3349 to book 
 
 
 

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Summer Containers – 29 April 2017

HangingBasketwith Geoff Stebbings.

Venue: Springmount Garden Centre
Date: 29 April 2017
Time: 10.30am – 12.00pm
Cost: €10
 
 
 

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Over the Garden Wall – 2 May 2017

DSC_0868with Ciarán Mac Gearailt. Kilmokea Head Gardener leads a walk through the gardens, presenting an inspiring account of caring for a seven acre garden with helpful tips along the way.

Venue: Kilmokea Gardens
Date: 2 May 2017
Time: 11.00am
Cost: €7
  

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Hanging Basket Workshop – 6 May 2017

HangingBasketwith Beechdale Staff.

Venue: Beechdale Garden Centre
Date: 6 May 2017
Time:
Cost: Cost of materials used (Approx €20)
 
 
 

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A Talk on Wildflowers & Pollinators – 6 May 2017

Wildflowerwith Zoe Devlin.

Venue: Springmount Garden Centre
Date: 6 May 2017
Time: 11.00 – 12.00pm
Cost: €5
 
 
 

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Morning Garden Walk – 10 May 2017

Frances_Mac_Donaldwith Iain & Frances Mac Donald.

Venue: The Bay Garden 
Date: 10 May 2017
Time: 10.00-11.30am
Call The Bay Garden on 053 938 3349 to book  
 
 

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Early Colour In Your Garden – 15 May 2017

Frances_Mac_Donaldwith Frances Mac Donald.

Venue: Beechdale Garden Centre
Date: 15 May 2017
Time: 10.30am
Cost: €5 (Includes Tea/Coffee & Scone)
 
 
 

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Beechdale Scarecrow Festival – 14 – 27 May 2017

ScarecrowScarecrow entries to be received by Beechdale 14th May. Public voting 14th – 26th May at Beechdale. Prize giving 27th May at Beechdale.

Venue: Beechdale Garden Centre
Date: 27 May 2017
Time: 2.00pm
 
 
 

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Pests & Diseases – 27 May 2017

Plant-Pests-and-Diseases-104with Geoff Stebbings.

Venue: Springmount Garden Centre
Date: 27 May 2017
Time: 10.30am – 12.00pm
Cost: €10
 
 
 
 

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BBQ Demo – 27 May 2017

BBQwith Beechdale Staff.

Venue: Beechdale Garden Centre
Date: 27 May 2017
Time: 3.00pm
Cost: FREE
 
 
 

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Summer Bloom In Your Garden – 12 June 2017

Frances_Mac_Donaldwith Frances Mac Donald.

Venue: Beechdale Garden Centre
Date: 12 June 2017
Time: 10.30am
Cost: €5 (Includes Tea/Coffee & Scone)
 
 
 

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Morning Garden Walk – 14 June 2017

Frances_Mac_Donaldwith Iain & Frances Mac Donald.

Venue: The Bay Garden 
Date: 14 June 2017
Time: 10.00-11.30am
Call The Bay Garden on 053 938 3349 to book 
 
 

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Garden Photograph – 17 June 2017

The Bay Garden Photographywith Richard Murphy.

Venue: The Bay Garden 
Date: 17 June 2017
Time: 2.00 – 4.30pm
(Limited Numbers) Call The Bay Garden on 053 938 3349 
 
 
 

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Choosing The Right Plant For Your Soil – 19 June 2017

with Ciarán Mac Gearailt. Ciarán leads a walk through the gardens introducing how you can plant cleverly to create beautiful scenes.

Venue: Kilmokea Gardens
Date: 19 June 2017
Time: 11.00am
Cost: €7
 
 
 

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Healthy Roses – 24 June 2017

Rose_Talkwith Geoff Stebbings.

Venue: Springmount Garden Centre
Date: 24 June 2017
Time: 10.30am – 12.00pm
Cost: €10
 
 
 

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A Garden Theatre Production of Peter Pan - 2 July 2017

Peter Pan

Venue: Kilmokea Gardens

Date: 2 July 2017
Time: 6.00pm
Cost: Adult €19, Child €14, Family (2 adults & 2 Children) €56
 

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Garden Walk – 3 July 2017

The Bay Garden Walkwith Helen Dillon & Carmel Duignan.

Venue: The Bay Garden 
Date: 3 July 2017
Time: 2.00 – 4.30pm
(Limited Numbers) Call The Bay Garden on 053 938 3349 
 
 
 

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Container Interest At Your Door – 4 July 2017

Frances_Mac_Donaldwith Frances Mac Donald.

Venue: Beechdale Garden Centre
Date: 4 July 2017
Time: 10.30am
Cost: €5 (Includes Tea/Coffee & Scone)
 
 
 

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Ikebana Demonstration – 6 July 2017

Ikebanawith Harumi Landford.

Venue: Springmount Garden Centre
Date: 6 July 2017
Time: 3.30pm – 5.00pm
Cost: €10
 
 
 

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Day To Day At Kilmokea – 7 July 2017

IMG_0706 - CopyWalk & Talk with the Head Gardener.

Venue: Kilmokea Gardens
Date: 7 July 2017
Time: 11.00am
Cost: 
 
  

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Flower Arranging from your Garden – 8 July 2017

The Bay Garden Flower Arrangingwith Margaret Collins.

Venue: The Bay Garden 
Date: 8 July 2017
Time: 2.00 – 4.30pm
(Limited Numbers) Call The Bay Garden on 053 938 3349 
 
 
 

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Forest School – 10 July 2017

Kilmokea Forest Schoolwith Johanna Brown. This child-led, positive outdoor experience is a growing phenomenon in Ireland, and Kilmokea offers the perfect surroundings of woods, space, water, and huge array of plants for a wonderful and memorable experience. This inspiring approach to outdoor fun stuff involves fun, discovery, team work, games, and learning new skills in the great outdoors. Build dens, learn how to light fires, try bush craft, and do arts and crafts using nature’s resources.

Venue: Kilmokea Gardens
Date: 10 July 2017
Time: 11.00am – 1.00pm
Cost: €15
 
 
 

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Growing Your Fruit – 29 July 2017

Fruitwith Geoff Stebbings.

Venue: Springmount Garden Centre
Date: 29 July 2017
Time: 10.30am – 12.00pm
Cost: €10
 
 
 
 

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Forest School – 14 August 2017

Kilmokea Forest Schoolwith Johanna Brown. This child-led, positive outdoor experience is a growing phenomenon in Ireland, and Kilmokea offers the perfect surroundings of woods, space, water, and huge array of plants for a wonderful and memorable experience. This inspiring approach to outdoor fun stuff involves fun, discovery, team work, games, and learning new skills in the great outdoors. Build dens, learn how to light fires, try bush craft, and do arts and crafts using nature’s resources.

Venue: Kilmokea Gardens
Date: 14 August 2017
Time: 11.00am – 1.00pm
Cost: €15
 
 
 

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Painting in the Garden – 16 August 2017

The Bay Garden Paintingwith Fergal Flanagan.

Venue: The Bay Garden 
Date: 16 August 2017
Time: 10.00am – 5.00pm
(Limited Numbers) Call The Bay Garden on 053 938 3349
 
 
 

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Pruning & Taking Cuttings – 26 August 2017

Pruningwith Geoff Stebbings.

Venue: Springmount Garden Centre
Date: 26 August 2017
Time: 10.30pm – 12.00pm
Cost: €10
 
 
 

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Pumpkin Treasure Hunt – 30 October 2017

halloween 5Join our Celtic New Year at Kilmokea with a gorgeous hunt through the Autumn garden, looking for treasure!

Venue: Kilmokea Gardens
Date: 30 October 2017
Time: 11.00am
Cost: €5
 
 

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