One of the features of the Group, much appreciated by members, is the extensive social programme. This runs throughout the year with a different balance of activities during Winter and Summer.
Tour of Greenbank Gardens
Thursday 19th April 2018
A soup and sandwich lunch before a guided tour around Greenbank Garden (NTS) has been arranged for Thursday 19th April. Meeting point: just before the reception to Greenbank Garden at 11.45 for lunch at 12 noon. The guided tour will follow at 1 pm after which we can wander around as we wish. The entry to the Garden (to be paid on entrance) is free for NTS members, £5.00 for Concessions, £6.00 full price (If we have 12 or more non-members entry is £4.50). The cost of lunch will be £8.00 and has to be paid in advance. Booking opens on 8th March and closes on Friday 6th April. Please send a social event booking form stating if you are a NTS member together with a cheque made out Ramblers Association, Bearsden and Milngavie Group, for £8.00 (if having lunch) to Sheila Crawford. Maximum numbers 25.
Monday 21st May 2018
Morning tour of Distillery at Great Western Road, Clydebank, G81 4SJ. 10.30am start. The tour includes a dram, a cocktail and a gift to take away – all for £10 per person. Meet at entrance of the building at 10.15am. Ample car parking on-site or a 20 minute walk from Kilpatrick train station. Booking opens on 2 April. Please send a Social Event booking form and payment to Sheila Crawford. Maximum Numbers 20.