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* Conna & District Flower & Gardening Club will present “Welcome to Spring” By Betty Holden, AOIFA in Conna Hall on Wednesday next at 8pm. www.connaflowerandgardenclub.org

* Sunday’s Well Flower & Garden Club will hold a demonstration by DJ Murphy on Wednesday next at 8pm in St Vincent’s Parish Centre. New members welcome.

* Innishannon Flower and Garden club will host Ruth Good on Tuesday next (note date) in Barrett’s Lounge at 8pm.

* The next GIY (Grow it Yourself) Clonakilty meeting is on Monday next at 8pm in O’Donovans Hotel. The guest speaker is gardening expert John Hosford. &Refreshments and a chat to follow. Contact Susan 086-3451175

* Bandon Flower Club present a Painting Demonstration by Mary Nolan O’Brien in The Munster Arms Hotel, Bandon on Monday next. A plant sale will also be held.

* The Ballinora/Waterfall Garden and Lifestyle Club will host Sheelagh Crean to speak on ‘Spring Colour in the Garden’ on April 24 at 8pm in the Scout Hall, Ballinora.

* Ballincollig Flower & Garden Club will hold its meeting on Monday next at 8pm in Oriel House Hotel, Ballincollig, Co. Cork. We welcome Margaret Ahern AOIFE who will demonstrate spring flower arrangements on the theme ‘Delights of Spring’, Visitors welcome; admission €5.

* Coachford Flower and Garden Club will host Margie Lynch, Naturopath & Herbalist, Ballinreeshig Nature Farm, Ballygarven in Breathnach’s Courtyard Café on April 16 at 8pm. All welcome.

* Mallow Flower and Garden Club have the pleasure of hosting Sarah and Brian of The Secret Garden, Kanturk at their next meeting which takes place on April 15 at 8pm in The Mercy Centre Mallow.

* Clonakilty Flower Club will host its April club night on Monday next in Fernhill House. Competitors are asked to be present at 7.30pm to create their exhibits as they are imposed classes. At 8.30pm a teaching demonstration will be given by Maureen O’Keeffe AOIFA for everybody. All are welcome.

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