Events in the North East Area of NAFAS

2021

Area, National and Other Events

Friday 7 May
National Flower Arranging Day.
This event will of course need to be different in 2021, perhaps display a posy, ring or something similar on a gatepost or door. Please click here to download a 2021 flyer (A5 size flyer, 2 per sheet) for the occasion.


Sunday 9 May
Demonstrators, Speakers and Teachers Refresher Day. If you are on the North East Area list for any of these disciplines and have not yet been contacted by your Discipline Representative please ask them. The event will be on Zoom and will be co-hosted by Pip Bensley (Wessex and Jersey Area) and Janet Schofield (Cheshire Area) and will mainly be about the use of online tools for virtual presentations.


Thursday 20 to Sunday 23 May (PLEASE NOTE CHANGE OF DATE) Harrogate Spring Flower Show “Spring Essentials” (this will be a 100% outdoor event) for further details please click here


Tuesday 13 to Friday 16 July Great Yorkshire Show at the Showground, Wetherby Road, Harrogate. For further details please click here (please note that in 2021 to aid distancing the Show has been extended by a day)


Saturday 24 July
North East Area Council Meeting at the Folk Hall, New Earswick, York YO32 4AQ.


Friday 20 to Sunday 22 August
The Return of the North East Area Scarborough Weekend. For full details and how to book please click here to access the Scarborough Escape page of this website


Tuesday 7 and Wednesday 8 September (event postponed from April 2021)
National Demonstrators Tests and Pre-National Assessment. This event has been relocated from Northwich to St Barnabas Church Hall, Stroud Road, Gloucester GL1 5LJ. A decision will be made depending on Government guidelines whether an audience will be allowed. If you wish to attend this event please can you register your interest with Vanessa Keys at HQ by email


Friday 17 to Sunday 19 September Harrogate Autumn Flower Show


Saturday 25 September
Education Day at Wigginton Recreation Hall, Wigginton, York YO32


Saturday 16 October
North East Area Council Meeting at the Folk Hall, New Earswick, York YO32 4AQ.


Tuesday 6 October
National Annual General Meeting. This event will remain in the same online format as 2020 and will be delivered live via YouTube.


Saturday 20 November
Area Annual General Meeting at Queen Elizabeth Grammar School, 154 Northgate, Wakefield WF1 3QX.

2022

Area, National and Other Events

Saturday 22 January
North East Area Council Meeting. This event will be held online on Zoom


Saturday 19 March
Education Day at Wigginton Recreation Hall, Wigginton, York YO32


Wednesday 4 May
Area Luncheon at the Parsonage Hotel, Escrick, York YO19 6LF


Saturday 23 July
North East Area Council Meeting at the Folk Hall, New Earswick, York


Saturday 15 October
North East Area Council Meeting at the Folk Hall, New Earswick, York


Saturday 19 November
North East Area Annual General Meeting. Full details, including information about the venue, will be released later.