Summer with Shropshire Humanists

After 20 June, we do not have a Thursday evening event until September. We do have some social events over the summer, and don’t forget the Humanist garden at the Shrewsbury Flower Show in August.

All social events are for members and their families, but you can also bring along interested friends. Some events must be booked in advance so we can plan for numbers: email Margaret Cann, tel 07703 540553.

Supporting the Shropshire Humanists Show garden, 30 June

Shropshire Humanists are creating their third Humanist Garden at the Shrewsbury Flower Show, on the theme HOPE #BelieveInTomorrow. Having been awarded a Large Gold Medal and the Mike Hough Memorial Trophy on both previous occasions, we have high hopes for this year!

To help with funding this project we are organising a PLANT/CAKE SALE on SUNDAY 30 June from 10.00 – 12.00 at the Black Pearl Florist, Greyfriars Bridge, Longden Coleham SY3 7DS. Please come and support us.

There will be plants, all sorts of garden related items, raffle prizes, tea, coffee and cakes, cakes cakes, cakes!  Want to help? We have already have some plants, cakes, jams, chutneys, raffle prizes and garden related items (pots, vases etc), but we need more. We can collect. If you have any items to offer or can help on the day, we’d love to hear from you.

Please contact: Carol Seager, tel 07981 452167, or Josephine Harding, 01743 354096

Sunday Brunch, 7 July

The next Sunday brunch will be on Sunday 7 July, 10 am for 10.15, at CSons, Milk Street, Shrewsbury. Family and friends are welcome. Please let Margaret Cann know at least 3 days in advance so she can tell  Csons how many to expect.

July Social, 21 July

Our annual summer social will be on Sunday, 21 July and is a riverside walk followed by lunch. You can come to both or either.

The walk: around Frankwell water meadows towards Shelton.  The water meadows are full of wild flowers in the summer. There is also an old fish weir to explore and some interesting views of the town. Return can either be by retracing our route (level) or via various steps up to The Mount along the way.
Length of walk: 1.5 – 2 miles max.
Time taken: Approx. 2 hours.
Wear warm/waterproof clothing and stout shoes as the ground may be wet and muddy. Parts may be uneven.
Leader: Helen Taylor Meeting point: 10.30 am, Car park end of Frankwell footbridge

Lunch will be at 12.30 pm at The Olive Tree, 85 Frankwell Roundabout, Shrewsbury SY3 8JR

To book, contact Margaret Cann. PLEASE BOOK by 1 July at the latest. When booking please say if booking for both walk and lunch or just one. And please remember to book before 1 July. Thank you!

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