Events on Tuesday, 30 April 2019

Events for Tuesday, 30 April 2019

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  • PRIZE: a celebration of image

    • Saturday, 20 April 2019 - Saturday, 8 June 2019 at 10:00 - 17:00
    • Location: New Ashgate Gallery, Farnham, Surrey
    • Cost: Free

    The exhibition is open from Tuesday to Saturday (10am-5pm). Closed on Mondays, Sundays and Bank Holidays.

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    (Image: Peter Archer, Harbour Entrance, 2018)

    The exhibition brings nine award-winning artists to Farnham: all of them are internationally accomplished and recognised for excellence and talent through a prestigious art prize.

    The exhibition presents painting by Peter Archer (Lynn Painter-Stainers Prize), Gareth Edwards (BP Portrait Award), Martin Greenland (John Moores Painting Prize), Charlotte Harris (BP Portrait Award) and print by John Hoyland (John Moores), Sir Terry Frost (John Moores), Sandra Blow (Guggenheim International Award) and Bruce McLean (John Moores).

    It reflects on the Gallery's beginnings 60 years ago: New Ashgate was the first provincial gallery with nationally and internationally known artists such as Anthony Caro, Elizabeth Frink, Barbara Hepworth, Henry Moore, Pablo Picasso and Graham Sutherland. This will be an exceptional opportunity to appreciate and collect work by these highly accomplished stars of the art world outside London and close to home.

    Private view: 26 April 2019, 6-8pm - all welcome.

    Find out more

    Visit the New Ashgate Gallery website

  • Ramster Garden Spring Showcase

    • Saturday, 16 March 2019 - Sunday, 9 June 2019 at 10:00 - 17:00
    • Location: Chiddingfold
    • Cost: £7.50

    Discover an enchanted historic woodland garden nestled within the Surrey Hills, renowned for its breathtaking collection of Azaleas, Rhododendrons and Camelia's, and carpeted with bluebells.

    Ramster Garden

     

    Ramster is a stunning woodland garden of over 20 acres renowned for its captivating beauty and tranquility.

    Explore the natural winding paths to see spring delights including drifts of daffodils and primroses beneath towering bushes of camellias and ancient magnolia trees. Don't miss the endless carpets of bluebells and breathtaking collection of Azaleas and Rhododendrons which burst into colour throughout the garden in May.

    Prices

    Adults: £7.50, Group rate: (15+ people) £6.50, Registered Disabled: £4.00

    Season Tickets: Unlimited access to garden during opening times. £40 Joint (2 adults), £20.00 (Individual) Children: Free (under 16 must be accompanied by an adult)

    Embroidery Exhibition entrance: £6.50

    Combined Entry to Garden and Embroidery: £13.00

    Groups: We welcome groups and pre-booked coach visits.

    Accessibility: Disabled parking bays and toilet. Some paths are suitable for wheelchairs. Disabled access to teahouse.

    Dogs: Welcome on leads in the garden.

    Teahouse: Serves drinks and a selection of cakes, sandwiches, soups, quiche and snacks.

    Find out more

    Visit the Ramster Garden & Events website

  • Volunteering at the Lammas Lands

    • Tuesday, 30 April 2019 - Thursday, 29 August 2019 at 10:00 - 13:00
    • Location: Lammas Lands GU7 1HR
    • Cost: Free

    Volunteer sessions on these floodplain meadows usually take place on the last Tuesday of the month from 10:00 – 13:00.

    Sessions led by James.

    Tuesday 30 April

    Himalayan balsam removal: We will be pulling up this non-native invader before it has chance to spread its seed along the watercourse. Meet at Hell Ditch meadow near the railway bridge on Chalk Road, GU7 3AP.

    Tuesday 28 May

    Himalayan balsam removal: Removing any plants which escaped our attention last month. If left unchecked the balsam will quickly spread across the meadows at the expense of native vegetation. Meet at Hell Ditch meadow near the railway bridge on Chalk Road, GU7 3AP.

    Tuesday 25 June

    Ragwort pulling: We need to remove this poisonous plant from Overgone meadow to protect the grazing cattle. Meet at the Overgone Meadow entrance off of Bridge road, GU7 3DT.

    Tuesday 23 July

    Ragwort pulling: Removing the remainder of the poisonous ragwort so that it is not eaten by cattle grazing Overgone meadow. Meet at Overgone Meadow entrance off of Bridge road, GU7 3DT.

    Thursday 29 August

    Please note that this session is on a Thursday.

    Interpretation panel installation: Installing the last two interpretation panels at Catteshall and Almshouse meadows. Meet at the field gate on Catteshall Road, GU7 3DJ.

    More information

    For more details about volunteering, please contact the Parks and Countryside Team.
    Contact: parks&countryside@waverley.gov.uk

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