The AGM on Monday night was very successful,all posts were filled.We would like to welcome Penny and Brenda who have agreed to become Official Refreshment Committee Members!Thanks to everyone else who remained on the Committee as well.The Major concern at the AGM was our Dwindling Membership.We all agreed that at £10 a year Membership,there was very good value for money in our Association.As will be shown with the list of next years events below.
We are very much looking forward to our Xmas Lunch on Monday 10th December.Sisters Catering will for the last time be providing one of their excellent lunches for us! We would like to Sincerely Thank them for being such an important part of our Christmas build up for many years.Entertainment is again being provided by “The Pub Singers”,so that should really get the Party Rocking !
Here is a list of 2019 EVENTS,all meetings commence at 7:00pm,with our Speaker for the night.Then at Approximately 8:00-8:15 pm,we have a cup of tea and a biscuit.This is followed by the rest of our meeting which finishes by 9:00pm. Held at The Community Hall,off St Davids Road ( next to Ysgol y Fenni),The Mardy, Abergavenny,Monmouthshire.NP7 6HF.
January 21st:- Hedgehog Rescue with Angharad Edmunds.
February 18th:- More Wildlife in a Brecon Garden,Keith Noble.
March 18th:- My Story of Pontypool Park,Dennis Tippins
JUMBLE SALE, 23rd March, Doors open 1:15pm. Refreshments,Raffle and plenty of Bargains.Finished by 3:00pm.
April 15th:- A Flower for Every Day, Roger Turner.
OUTING by Coach May 23rd visiting “Ralph Court Gardens” near Bromyard,Lunch then a visit to “The Hop Pocket”.
June 17th:- Something for Everyone,Jim Almond.
July 4th Outing,Guided Tour of Bute Park.Then onto “The Lady Katherine”,down the River Taff,with Commentary,Landing in Cardiff Bay!
Members CelebratoryTea Party,July 20th,held at Members Garden.
August 19th:- Creating a Cutting Patch to provide Flowers for the House,Amy Mackenzie-Mason.
September 7th,Annual Members Show ,Hall opens to the Public at 2:00pm.FREE ENTRY,Refreshments.
September 16th:- Wales from the Valley to the Mountains and the Gardens in between,Jill and Alun Whitehead.
October 6th,Harvest Service at St Teilo’s Church,Llantilio Pertholey ,4:00pm start ALL WELCOME.
October 16th,Harvest Supper at Monmouthshire Golf Club,details to be finalised.
Jumble Sale, October 19th,details as March 23rd.
November 18th:- Annual General Meeting ,commences 7:00pm. ALL WELCOME.
December 9th ,Christmas Lunch,Venue to be decided and details.