Upcoming Events

Members are eligible to attend events in any part of Ireland, so don’t limit your browsing to your own location. The categorisation by geographic region is for administration and organisational purposes only.

Non-members are very welcome at our events though there will be a charge for insurance purposes. Do come along and join us and, perhaps, become a member.

We occasionally list events of other groups in the ‘Other Events’ category, generally for groups we regularly work with. These are not part of the official IGPS programme but may be of interest to members.

Lismacloskey Rectory Garden at Ulster Folk Museum @ Ulster Folk and Transport Museum
Aug 9 @ 1:00 pm – 4:30 pm

Lismacloskey IGPS Volunteers, 30th Anniversary Garden Day

IGPS and museum volunteers invite you to join them in celebrating their 30th year of tending the Lismacloskey Rectory garden at the Ulster Folk and Transport Museum, Cultra, County Down. ( http://nmni.com/uftm )

The Rectory Garden, Lismacloskey (4)

In co-operation with the Folk Museum the volunteers are hosting a garden event day with a variety of activities including flower arranging, lavender bag making, paper flower making, a talk on bee-keeping and a talk on the history of Lismacloskey.  There will also be a plant sale with an opportunity to buy some of the Lismacloskey heritage plants.

Visitors can also explore the 50 restored and authentically furnished rural and town exhibits. Set in over 170 acres of rolling countryside, telling the story of life in 19th and early 20th century Ulster.

Admission (normally £9) is FREE for IGPS members and any of their guests over the age of 50.  NO BOOKING REQUIRED – Please bring your IGPS Membership Card