Daisy Nook Blog

Half Term & Christmas Events 2017

OCTOBER
SAT 28 AND SUN 29: CRAFT FAIR
Lots of local traders with unique gift ideas to suit all pockets.
MON 30 AND TUE 31: PAINT A POTTERY 10-4**
Fun for the kids as they decorate a piece of pottery in their own style.
NOVEMBER
WED 1: GARDENERS CLUB 10AM
A free talk on seasonal gardening with Paul.
SAT 4: MILO THE ELF WITH HIS ELFIE SELFIE FRAME*
Look out for our cheeky elf – and have a picture taken with him.
SUN 5: MEET THE FESTIVE BEAR* PLUS HALLOWEEN SAND ART HUNT 11am-2pm**
Watch out for our bear – giving hugs and posing for pictures or create a unique picture.
SAT 11: PAINT A POTTERY 10-4**
Fun for the kids as they decorate a piece of pottery in their own style.
SUN 12: LES DARLOW ART CLASS (BOOK AT LESDARLOW.COM)
SAT 18: MEET SANTA *
The man himself will make surprise appearances throughout the store.
SUN 19: MEET RUDOLPH, THE CUDDLY REINDEER* PLUS SAND ART 11AM-2PM**
Santa’s favourite reindeer will be posing for pictures – or create a picture.
WED 22 AND THUR 23: CHRISTMAS INSPIRATIONS 2.15PM AND 7.15PM
(TICKETS £5 IN AID OF WILLOW WOOD AND DR KERSHAW’S HOSPICES. BOOK AT THE TILLS.)
Join Paul and Mark for a fun packed canter through lots of seasonal ideas.
SUN 26: SAND ART 11AM-2PM**
Lots of fun for the kids creating a unique piece of art.
DECEMBER
We are open until 8pm on Thursdays and Fridays in December until Christmas.
SAT 2: MEET THE GINGERBREAD MAN* PLUS CRAFT FAIR
Keep your eyes open for our Gingerbread Man – giving hugs and posing for pictures.
SUN 3: MEET THE FESTIVE LION* PLUS CRAFT FAIR
Get Xmas off to a roaring start with a picture of the King of the Jungle.
WED 6: GARDENERS CLUB 10AM
A free talk on seasonal gardening with Paul.
SAT 9: PAINT A POTTERY 10-4** PLUS SANTA’S LITTLE HELPER*
Fun for the kids as they decorate a piece of pottery & look out for the magical elf.
SUN 10: MEET THE OWLS 11-4 PLUS MILO THE ELF WITH HIS ELFIE SELFIE FRAME*
Meet the enchanting owls – and have a picture with cheeky Milo.
SAT 16: MEET RUDOPLH, THE CUDDLY REINDEER*
Santa’s favourite reindeer will be out and about posing for pictures today.
SUN 17: LES DARLOW ART CLASS (BOOK AT LESDARLOW.COM)

*Characters will make several unannounced appearances throughout the day between 11-4.
**Pottery: Charges apply depending on item chosen to decorate. Sand Art: From £3 per picture (except Halloween Sand Art Hunt which is £6.50). Just turn up for all events – no need to book.
Events are run by outside companies and are subject to change or cancellation without notification. For latest information check out our Facebook or www.daisynook.com/events

 

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Half Term & Christmas Events 2017

We are recruiting

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off on We are recruiting

OUR CHRISTMAS EVENTS 2017

CHRISTMAS EVENTS 2017

 

OCTOBER

SAT 28 AND SUN 29: CRAFT FAIR

Lots of local traders with unique gift ideas to suit all pockets.

MON 30 AND TUE 31: PAINT A POTTERY 10-4**

Fun for the kids as they decorate a piece of pottery in their own style.

NOVEMBER

WED 1: GARDENERS CLUB 10AM

A free talk on seasonal gardening with Paul.

SAT 4: MILO THE ELF WITH HIS ELFIE SELFIE FRAME*

Look out for our cheeky elf  and have a picture taken with him.

SUN 5: MEET THE FESTIVE BEAR* PLUS HALLOWEEN SAND ART HUNT 11am-2pm**

Watch out for our bear giving hugs and posing for pictures or create a unique picture.

SAT 11:  PAINT A POTTERY 10-4**

Fun for the kids as they decorate a piece of pottery in their own style.

SUN 12: LES DARLOW ART CLASS (BOOK AT LESDARLOW.COM)

SAT 18: MEET SANTA *

The man himself will make surprise appearances throughout the store.

SUN 19: MEET RUDOLPH, THE CUDDLY REINDEER* PLUS SAND ART 11AM-2PM**

Santa’s favourite reindeer will be posing for pictures or create a picture.

WED 22 AND THUR 23: CHRISTMAS INSPIRATIONS 2.15PM AND 7.15PM

(TICKETS £5 IN AID OF WILLOW WOOD AND DR KERSHAW’S HOSPICES.  BOOK AT THE TILLS.)

Join Paul and Mark for a fun packed canter through lots of seasonal ideas.

SUN 26: SAND ART 11AM-2PM**

Lots of fun for the kids creating a unique piece of art.

DECEMBER

We are open until 8pm on Thursdays and Fridays in December until Christmas.

SAT 2: MEET THE GINGERBREAD MAN* PLUS CRAFT FAIR

Keep your eyes open for our Gingerbread Man giving hugs and posing for pictures.

SUN 3: MEET THE FESTIVE LION* PLUS CRAFT FAIR

Get Xmas off to a roaring start with a picture of the King of the Jungle.

WED 6: GARDENERS CLUB 10AM

A free talk on seasonal gardening with Paul.

SAT 9: PAINT A POTTERY 10-4** PLUS SANTA’S LITTLE HELPER*

Fun for the kids as they decorate a piece of pottery & look out for the magical elf.

SUN 10: MEET THE OWLS 11-4 PLUS MILO THE ELF WITH HIS ELFIE SELFIE FRAME*

Meet the enchanting owls and have a picture with cheeky Milo.

SAT 16: MEET RUDOPLH, THE CUDDLY REINDEER*

Santa’s favourite reindeer will be out and about posing for pictures today.

SUN 17: LES DARLOW ART CLASS (BOOK AT LESDARLOW.COM)

 

*Characters will make several unannounced appearances throughout the day between 11-4.

**Pottery: Charges apply depending on item chosen to decorate.  Sand Art: From £3 per picture (except Halloween Sand Art Hunt which is £6.50). Just turn up for all events no need to book.

Events are run by outside companies and are subject to change or cancellation without notification. For latest information check out our Facebook or www.daisynook.com/events

 

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off on OUR CHRISTMAS EVENTS 2017

We are recruiting

CLEANER

To work early mornings before the store opens (6am – 9.30am approx.)

5 mornings per week (including every other weekend)

Apply by submitting your CV to Directors, Daisy Nook Garden Centre, Stannybrook Rd, M35 9WJ or email directors@daisynook.com or hand in at the tills.

 

 

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off on We are recruiting

Recruiting (posted 16/6/17)

Riverside Weekend Supervisor (002)

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Recruiting (posted 16/6/17)

Gift Vouchers

We now sell Daisy Nook gift vouchers in £5, £10 and £25 denominations – a great gift for family and friends!
They can be used in the main store and café (not Crossley garden Buildings) and change is given by credit note so you don’t need to spend it at once!

Please note that we no longer sell HTA national gift vouchers – but we will accept them until 1st October 2017.

spring2

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Gift Vouchers

Open later

We are now open until 6pm Monday-Saturday.

number 6 flowers

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Open later

April events

Our next events:
 
Sun 2 April: Craft and Chat 1.30-3.30*
Mon 3 April: Paint a Pottery 10-4*
Wed 5 April: Gardeners Club 10am
Fri 7 April: Sand Art 11-2 (£4 charge)*
Sun 9 April: Meet the Owls 11-4
Mon 10 April: Paint a Pottery 10-4*
Thur 13 April: Pot-a-Thon – £2 from every planted container sold today goes to Willow Wood Hospice.
Fri 14 April: Egg Hunt 11-4 (£6 charge)*
Sun 16 April: We are closed
Sun 23 April: Les Darlow Art Class – book at lesdarlow.com*
Tue 25 April: Spring Fling 2pm – join Paul and Mark for demos, new products, and plenty of laughs. £3 in aid of Dr Kershaws. Tkts on sale at the main tills.*
Sat 29 April- Sun 30 April: Craft Fair
Sun 30 April – Mon 1 May: Bonsai Show.
*charges apply.
From Mon 3 April we will be open until 6pm Mon-Sat.
Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off on April events

Arrangements for the Easter Fair.

During the Easter Fair – Stannybrook Road will be staying open to traffic.
Please note, if attending the fair, our car park is only open during our advertised opening hours (Mon-Sat 9-6 and Sun 10.30-4.30) and that the car park closes promptly. Cars left on our car park beyond these hours will be locked in. 
Please note that, in accordance with trading laws, we will be closed on Easter Sunday.
Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Arrangements for the Easter Fair.

We’re raising money for Dr Kershaw’s Hospice

A SPRING FLING

Join Paul and Mark for an entertaining look at our spring and summer products.

They’ll include gardening tips, flower arranging, a few prizes – and lots of laughs!

Tuesday 25th April

2.00pm – approx. 3.15pm

Tickets: £3

(which will be donated to Dr Kershaw’s Hospice)

Tickets on sale at the main tills.

All attendees receive a 10% off voucher to use in store at the end of the event.

Spaces are limited – booking is essential.

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off on We’re raising money for Dr Kershaw’s Hospice