Diary Dates

Here you will find forthcoming Area Events as well as major events
from Club Calenders

November 20th 2017

All is calm

Colehill Floral Arrangement Group Open Meeting

A Christmas demonstration by National Demonstrator Angela Turner with her title "All is Calm, All is Bright".

Join them at The Memorial Hall, Cannon Road, Colehill BH2 2LR. At 7.30pm. Tickets £12 to include refreshments. Contact: Irene Hickson 01202 578530




November 20th 2017

Festive highlights

Shaftesbury Flower Arranging Group Open Meeting

A Christmas demonstration by Coral Gardiner with her title "Festive Highlights".

Join them at The Shaftesbury Arts Centre at 7.30pm.

Tickets £12 to include a glass of wine and a mince pie.

Tickets from Liz Flower 01747 840361 - lizmflower@gmail.com




November 21st 2017

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Broadstone & Corfe Mullen Floral Decoration Society Open Meeting

Christmas Extravaganza with a Floral Demonstration,

"On a Starry Night"

by Emily Broomhead, National Demonstrator & UK Representative at WAFA Barbados


A Christmas Market.

Join them at Corfe Mullen Village Hall, Towers Way, BH21 3UA.

Ticket £10 to include refreshments.




November 22nd 2017

Speaking with Confidence Day

Dorset & Guernsey Area inivite their Flower Arranging Clubs to sponsor members of their club to attend this day. It is an opportunity for all our members who would like guidance about giving a vote of thanks or simply speaking at meetings.

The day will be run by Ann Jennings a NAFAS trainer who has transformed "shy violets" into "confident roses".

The day will take place at The Royal Chase Hotel, Shaftesbury, 09.30am-4.30pm. Details and applications to Sandy Milne, Melbury View, Manston, Sturminster Newton DT 10 1HB. Cost of £10 per delegate.




December 2nd & 3rd 2017

Tis the season

Lytchett and Upton present their Annual Flower Show, 'Tis the Season at Upton House





December 15th 2017

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Area Carol Service, 10am at Durweston Church, Church Road, Blandford Forum, DT11 0QA





February 28th 2018

Area Council Meeting at Tarrant Keynstone for an update on all that is happening at National and Area level.

Note: this a Wednesday due to the hall not being available on Tuesday.





March 14th 2018

WAFA Competition

World Show Honorary Exhibitor Competition

The Exchange, Sturminster Newton


The Area winner will then compete nationally (10th August, Leicester) to exhibit for NAFAS at WAFA 2020 in India


To open a poster and schedule click here WAFA Competition





April 13th-14th 2018

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Dorset & Guernsey Area Show 2018


at Lytchett Minster School, Post Green Road, Lytchett Minster, Poole Dorset BH16 6JD


More details and a show schedule on the Area Show 2018 page of this website



June 13th 2018

Dorset & Guernsey Area Day 2018

We will be entertained by National Demonstrator Derek Armstrong in the afternoon

at The Hamworthy Club, Canford Magna.



July 27th & 28th 2018

Lytchett and Upton Floral Group present an Open meeting with National Demonstrator Hans Haverkamp at Lytchett School on 27th followed by a workshop with Hans on the 28th.

More information in due course from Sylvia Preston. Email: strep1@sky.com





August 10th - 12th 2018




A weekend of fun friendship and flowers at the

Leicester Marriott Hotel, LE19 1SE

To find out more email Pat Daley: patdaley@outlook.com





November 20th 2018

Owermoigne Flower Club Open Meeting

Pamela Lewis National Demonstrator will be

"Wishing you a Happy Christmas".

2pm at Moreton Village Hall. More details in 2018