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Norwich Group
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https://www.facebook.com/groups/441831159517597

Chairman - Jacquie Aldous
Email:  norwichgroupchairman@btinternet.com
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A member of Dereham and District Flower Club who has been on the Group committee since 2013.  Jacquie was an Area Demonstrator who passed her test in 2010.  Now retired from demonstrating but able to help out clubs in our Group if necessary.

Norwich Group Meetings  

There are three Group meetings per year - for 2024 the dates are Friday 22nd March, Friday 5th July and our AGM on Friday 25th October.  Please make a note in your diary and please try to support us.

There is a new venue for the Group Meetings in 2024 - Thorpe Marriot Village Hall, 9a the Square, Thorpe Marriot, NR8 6XE

 

Please remember to let Susan Bloomfield, our Group Secretary, know the numbers attending from your Club.  Please email Sue at susan@bloomfield11.plus.com

The aim of the Norwich Group is to pass on information about NAFAS.  News filters down from headquarters via the East of England Area Council meetings which are held in Mildenhall.  Group meetings enable club members to meet each other and share ideas and concerns.

 

We do not charge for attending meetings.  We rely on donations for refreshments, the raffle and any income from stalls. With this in mind please try to attend our meetings.  We want to make them more interesting for you.  There will be an opportunity for some retail therapy with a few stalls.  We will have a 80/20 stall for you to sell your unwanted items and donate 20% of income to the Group.  Please label everything clearly with your name and price required.

 

We have over 800 members in our Group.  Obviously we cannot accommodate everybody at our meetings but if each club in the group could bring a car full of members that would be brilliant.  It’s important that when you receive details of the meeting that you do let our Secretary know the numbers attending.

Norwich Group of Flower Clubs

FREE WORKSHOP

 

As you're aware the Area Council Meeting in June has been cancelled. The Norwich Group meeting on 5th July will go ahead under a different format - it will now be a free workshop.

Plans for the morning include:-
 

  • Stalls

  • Hands on mini workshops using midelino sticks

  • Paper flower making

  • A short mini dem no foam flower arranging

  • Hands on plant manipulation

  • Jacquie’s EACH tombola 'prize every time' stall

  • Raffle
     

Refreshments will be served as usual - come along and enjoy a social morning with like-minded flowery people.

The Venue will be Thorpe Marriot Village Hall, 9a the Square, Thorpe Marriot NR8 6XE and the timings are 9.30-12.30.

If you're planning to join us, please contact Group Secretary Sue Bloomfield via email susan@bloomfield11.plus.com or 01692 500440 so we can gauge number of attendees and refreshments.
 

The Club's that make up the Norwich Group include:-

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Ticket Order Form
Competition Entry Form

65th Anniversary - 23rd September 2024

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