Find out what's going at St. John's for children, adults and families, plus regular gardening tips and features.


5 Aug
Chris Webber 00740 (smaller)

North Devon Woodturner’s Show 5th August

This impressive annual craft event is again hosted by St.John's Garden Centre. Delicate small pots, giant rustic bowls, boxes, goblets, platters and wooden fruit. Try your hand at woodturning during the day and ask the experts for advice on courses available. There will be selected items for sale.

9 Sep
purple cabbage

B&DHS Autumn Horticultural Show 9th-10th September

Hosted by St.John's the Annual Barnstaple & District Horticultural Society Show is a fabulous feature over this weekend. It is a 'must see' for all vegetable and flower growers. Displaying the best in local produce, including honey, floral arrangements and crafts. Prize giving is on the Sunday.

7 Oct
Owl huge

St.John’s Wildlife Weekend 7th-8th October

This is one of our favourite family weekends with things to see and do for everyone. More details to follow soon but forsure we will have the owls and hawks with us again and Prof St.John with his kiddies craft work to make and take home. So, book the dates now and we'll see you later!