Future Lectures & Events


We are pleased to inform you of our exciting 2018 events …

Friday 18 May at 7.30 (doors open 7pm) – Annual Lecture at Boston Guild Hall, South Street PE21 6HT             Speaker Richard Barley,  Director of Horticulture at Kew Gardens (admission charge of £3 for members, £5 for non-members).  The topic will be Sir Joseph Banks and Kew Gardens.                                                                                             Please contact Lady Sally Bruce-Gardyne on sallybg26@gmail.com if you require any further details on this event.

Don’t forget Revesby Open Farm Day – 10 June

See us at the Lincolnshire Show – Wednesday 20 and Thursday 21 June

Day coach trip to the Cook Museum, Whitby to commemorate the Endeavour Voyage – Wednesday 27 June – to make your booking or find out more, please email Pearl Wheatley on pearl.wheatley@btinternet.com

The Society will be hosting its annual GARDEN PARTY with refreshments of tea and cake at the Sir Joseph Banks Centre, Bridge Street, Horncastle on Sunday 8 July at 2.30pm.   There will be an admission charge of £2.50 (by ticket only) and we hope you will make a donation on the day for our ongoing funding for Vanuatu’s Cyclone Disaster Fund.  Vanuatu is situated on the Banks Islands in the South Pacific and the Society maintains a deep interest and connection with the Islanders and their climatic demands. There will also be an opportunity to browse and shop in the Sir Joseph Banks Centre and of course, see the lush green Sir Joseph Banks commemorative garden.  To obtain your tickets or for further details please email Christine.chapman@joseph-banks.org.uk

See us at the Heckington Show – weekend of 28/29 July

Heritage Open Days – September 2018 – more information to follow about the exhibition which will be held at the Sir Joseph Banks Centre, Horncastle

The Date is Now Fixed for the Annual Dinner – please mark this important evening in your diaries now!         Saturday Evening 13 October – venue & full details to be advised soon

President’s Lecture – November – more details to be confirmed