Ditchling

Ditchling Horticultural Society Annual Summer Show: - Saturday 11th July 2pm –4,00pm. 
The Annual Show will be held in the Village Hall on Saturday 11th July between 2pm and 4pm. This Show displays the best home grown fruit and seasonable vegetables; in addition the Hall should be filled with the scent of roses (2015 is reputed to be an excellent year for roses), sweet peas and other summer flowers. Flower arranging classes include arrangements and exhibits displaying “Peace”, “a Bridesmaid’s Posy” and an exhibition depicting “Clashing Reds”;a class for snapshot photography; the Theme this year is “Hats” .Children’s classes include “2 Cookies” and “A pot of nasturtiums”. 
When you have viewed the exhibits, come and sample our popular refreshments (tea and homemade cake for £1.50.) There is also Muriel’s famous raffle - tickets £1 each. Entrance is 50p for non members, children free. Look forward to seeing you there, hope you enjoy the Show.Please note that the Autumn Show will be held on Sunday 13th September.

Ditchling Village Hall: Tuesday 21 July 2015, 10:00 am - Ditchling Village Association invites you to Coffee and Cakes in the Village Hall between 10.00am and 11.30amAll are welcome - make new friends and meet old ones - incorporating paperback exchange as usual. Sponsored by The Ditchling Society

Summer Markets: We are going to some lovely markets over the summer: including the ‘Brighton Unitarian Church Summer Fair’ on the 18th July and also Firle Place ‘International Horse Trials and Country Fair’ on Sunday August 30th we will be at the Farmers Market, the day for dog loversThen September 6th we are going back to Sussex Prairie Gardens for their ‘Unusual Plant and Art Fair’.Some Saturdays - you will find us at ‘Brighton Open Market’ and later the second Saturday in November and December we will be at the ‘Mansion Market’ in Forest Row.The things we bring along our seasonal, at the moment herbs and plants and later on beautiful woolens from Avoca, cookery books, our woollen animals and Scandinavian Christmas things.We can make to order your dogs, cats or make you flower angels.www.honeybeeswax.com

Ditchling Museum - David Wolske: Abstract Letterpress 7 July – 3 January 2016 The 20th century artists who lived and worked in Ditchling revived and revolutionised many crafts including letterpress printing. American artist David Wolske continues this revolution through his use of traditional letterpress tools andmaterials to create stunning, and purely abstract, compositions.

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