COGS Events

Unless otherwise stated, Monday meetings take place at:
Bassil Shippam Centre, Tozer Way, St Pancras, Chichester PO19 4LG
Meetings start at 7.30pm, doors open at 7.15pm
Members: £2.00 Non-members: £3.00

Spring Meetings

Monday April 30: Colin Clark on Feeding Futures

Which trains farmers in rural Kenya to improve their soil and yields thus enabling them to provide meals to hungry school children in another community and teach the farming methods to the new community so they too can become sustainable.

Monday May 21: Plant Swop and Spring Fling

An opportunity to find plants and seedlings, to pass on any of your own surplus, and to surprise us with your culinary skills. A reminder to bring your own plates, cutlery, etc as well as a dish or two to share.

Summer Visits

June 18 (Monday) 4:30 Veg Out

The organic box scheme at Three Oaks Nursery, between Sidlesham and Pagham Nature Reserve.

July 26 (Thursday) From 2:30 Tuppenny Barn

The organic smallholding and shop, with its state-of-the-art Education Centre, in Southbourne. Tour at 3:00

Autumn Meetings

Monday September 24: Ben Cross from Crosslands Nursery

'British Alstroemeria & The UK Cut Flower Industry'. Some of us visited Crosslands Nursery last summer and were most impressed by the enterprise. We hope that Ben will bring some Alstroemeria for us to buy.

Monday October 29: Annual General Meeting and Harvest Supper

Our annual review, your chance to have your say; and the usual delicious supper to follow. (See May 21)

Monday November 26: Diana Morgan

A visit to Organic and Permaculture projects in Cuba