In support of the It’s Your Neighbourhood 2017 theme – Birds, Bees and Trees – we have begun to survey and identify the trees around our site.
Marion (Plot 88) has created a prototype of a label we could use to identify each tree for interested plotters and visitors.
However, we need your help. Can we have suggestions please as to materials and finishes that might be used to weather-proof the labels?
This coming Sunday – 16 July – is Community Sunday. We are hoping for a good turnout of plotters as it is one of the last before our annual, It’s Your Neighbourhood Assessment Visit. We want to get the site into good shape.
We will follow the usual format, starting at 11.00 and stopping for coffee and cake at 12.30 or so. However, as a wee experiment we are planning to hold a General Meeting at the same time. The purpose of the General Meeting is to gather plotters’ views on priorities and issues of current concern and for the future.
We hope this will be a convenient arrangement for plotters and will help improve communication within the Association. I look forward to seeing you you on the day.
We hoped Miss Rennie’s Primary 4/5 Class would rise to the biodiversity treasure hunt challenge and find it fun: and of course they did not disappoint.
Getting to the big message, but where are the boys?
Ah, there they are…
So what’s the big message?
Did we have fun? We sure did!
It was great to see so many at our BBQ at the weekend – and especially so many kids. Thanks to Gill for all her hard work organising things and to Michael and Marion for the treasure hunt and Vinny for the trailer tours – always a success!! In fact, thanks to all those who came along and helped make it such a success.
Marion briefing the treasure hunt troops
If you missed out this time – here’s a date for your diaries: Our Late Summer BBQ is planned for Sunday 3 September. Why not pop it in your diary now?
Not even record temperatures stop Gordon and Grant putting in a shift.