Guest Speaker: In line with the Heritage Week theme of Parks & Gardens, Society Vice President William Orange will present a talk about his great-grandfather, Thomas William Pockett OBE, noted breeder and grower of chrysanthemums. After migrating to Australia, Pockett became Curator of Parks and Gardens in Malvern and designed several public gardens, including Central Park in Malvern.
This meeting will be held in Meeting Room 1, Box Hill Library, 1040 Whitehorse Road Box Hill – this venue is two doors east of the Town Hall.
Date: Sunday 16 September 2018
Cost: We ask a gold coin donation to help cover the cost of room hire.