Wednesday 1st October
An American Adventure
Louise Bird, Head of Fundraising, will discuss the seeds of knowledge she and the marketing team collected on their trip to the USA. They visited some of the most respected arboreta in the world to discover who their audiences are, how they communicated with them, and how they fundraise, seeing some great trees and landscapes along the way.
(Postponed from April)
10am coffee; 10.30am talk. Great Oak Hall. No booking required.
Sunday 26th October
Trees of Silk Wood
Arboretum guide, David Ginn, will lead a walk around the signature trees of the collection.
10:30am from the Welcome Building.
The walk will finish at 12 noon at the propagation area.
Sunday 23rd November
Roy Finch, a forensic arborist, will talk about his fascinating work.
10am coffee, with the talk starting at 10.30am in Great Oak Hall, no booking required.
Please note this is an amended start time from that advertised in the magazine.
Wednesday 7th January
Now that Phase 1 of the Westonbirt Project is complete, this is the Friends' opportunity to give feedback to Stephen Segar, the Friends' Chairman, in a Q & A session.
10am coffee, with the Q & A starting at 10.30am in Great Oak Hall. No booking required.
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