Events in 2018

Snowdrop Walk – Saturday 17th February 2018.

After the austerity of Winter the sight of the first Snowdrops bursting through will definitely lift the spirits. Join Snowdrop expert Gert van der Kolk for a tour of the woodlands to enjoy these delightful flowers as they create a beautiful display around the estate.
Price: £10 to include refreshments. All proceeds will be donated to PACE Children’s Charity.
Booking essential as places are limited. estateoffice@walthamplace.com / 01628 825517
Location: The Ormandy Centre, Church Hill, White Waltham.

Bread making Course – Wednesday 14th February 9.30am- 4pm (2 places remaining)

Waltham Place Chef, Adrian, explains the basics of bread making and will teach you how to make a variety of breads including ciabatta, sour dough rye, seeded and enriched breads. We will also cover enriched doughs such as brioche, croissant and hot cross buns. There really is nothing like home made bread for taste or quality.

Price: £45 to include a light organic lunch and refreshments.
Booking essential as places are limited. estateoffice@walthamplace.com / 01628 825517
Location: The Ormandy Centre, Church Hill, White Waltham.

Bread making Course – Wednesday 28th February 9.30am- 4pm (1 place remaining)

Waltham Place Chef, Adrian, explains the basics of bread making and will teach you how to make a variety of breads including ciabatta, sour dough rye, seeded and enriched breads. We will also cover enriched doughs such as brioche, croissant and hot cross buns. There really is nothing like home made bread for taste or quality.

Price: £45 to include a light organic lunch and refreshments.
Booking essential as places are limited. estateoffice@walthamplace.com / 01628 825517
Location: The Ormandy Centre, Church Hill, White Waltham.

Jams, Pickles and Preserves- Wednesday 28th March 9.30am- 4pm

Explore the traditional skill of jam making with Waltham Place Chef, Adrian. Whether berries collected from the hedgerow or a glut of fruit from your garden, Adrian will teach you how to make a range of jams, jellies and fruit cordials as well as how to make savoury pickles. Great to give as gifts or supplement your pantry throughout the year.

Price: £45 to include a light organic lunch and refreshments.
Booking essential as places are limited. estateoffice@walthamplace.com / 01628 825517
Location: The Ormandy Centre, Church Hill, White Waltham.

Organic vegetable growing for beginners- Wednesday 25th April 9.30am- 4pm

Are you growing vegetables yourself or are you thinking of starting to grow some yourself? Would you like to learn a bit more about Organic growing methods?
Come and join Ute and Jess in this simple, straightforward and practical course to learn all about starting your own patch or improve your existing skills.
During the course we will be looking at the different aspects of growing vegetables. We start with the basics like: raising your seedlings, propagation, choosing your patch, improving your soil, choosing your crops, crop rotation, uses of compost and green manure, how to deal with pests and diseases, companion planting.
This course is suitable for anyone interested in growing vegetables using organic methods.

Price: £45 to include a light organic lunch and refreshments.
Booking essential as places are limited. estateoffice@walthamplace.com / 01628 825517
Location: The Ormandy Centre, Church Hill, White Waltham.