Meetings & Events

Flower Shows & Meetings- Currently Suspended

Our monthly meetings feature entertaining and informative speakers who educate our members on various aspects of horticulture and gardening. May, September and October meetings include professionally judged flower shows. Points and prizes are awarded to worthy specimens. All members are encouraged to exhibit and participate in this friendly competition.

Schedule of Virtual Meetings & Events

January 12, 2021

Garden Myths (Virtual)

Speaker:  Robert Pavlis

February 9, 2021

A Garden of Regrets (Virtual)

Speaker:  Helen Battersby

March 9, 2021

Little Known Garden Gems for the Landscape (Virtual)

Speaker:  Jim Lounsbery

April 13, 2021

Rewilding the Urban Garden (Virtual)

Speaker: Ingrid Janssen

May 11, 2021

 Hydrangeas-Understanding the Different Types, Their Care, & Pruning (Virtual)

Speaker: Karen Durnin & Gini Sage

June 15, 2021 Feed Your Soil, Fuel Your Family, Fight Climate Change (Virtual)

Speaker: Jocelyn Molyneux
September 14, 2021Fusion Landscape (Virtual)

Speaker: Margaret Abernethy

October 12, 2021Four Seasons of Winter Hardy Cactus

Speaker: Sharon Bowler

November 9, 2021Outside the Box

Speaker: Catherine McGill

Meeting Details

Currently all monthly meetings will be virtual until further notice. Once in-person meetings are again possible, monthly meetings are held in the O’Brien Rooms at the Chestnut Hill Developments Recreation Complex (formerly Pickering Recreation Complex) starting at 7:30 pm  (unless otherwise noted). Doors open at 7:00 pm for exhibitors to place their entries to be judged, before 7:15 pm. Out of consideration for the judges, the 7:15 pm deadline will be strictly enforced. Entrance to the O’Brien Rooms is via the Back Arena Entrance off of Diefenbaker Ct.