Events

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

June 12, 2016    10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

  • garden tours for members and their guests
  • Thornhill, Gormley, Aurora, Newmarket

July 17, 2016    10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

  • garden tours for members and their guests
  • Burlington, Hamilton (membership card required for discount admission to Royal Botanical Gardens)

August 7, 2016    10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

  • garden tours for members and their guests
  • Kawarthas, Lindsay, Buckhorn, Young's Point

 

September 11, 2016  12:30 p.m. to 4 p.m. at Toronto Botanical Garden

  • 12:30 p.m. early fall plant sale
  • 1:30 p.m. Speaker William McNamara of Quarry Hill Botanical Garden kicks off our season with "Plant Hunting in China" 
  • read more about Bill's work as a plant hunter 
  • Members' Showcase: Seed Collecting

     

October 18, 2016  12:30 p.m. to 4 p.m.  at Toronto Botanical Garden

  • 10:30 a.m. Speaker: Peter Korn, Sweden -"Learning from the Wild"
  • 12:30 p.m. late fall plant sale
  • 1:30 p.m.   "Rock Garden" : Peter will talk about the construction and design of rock gardens and the culture of rock plants.
  • view Peter's website through Google Translator

  

November 13, 2016 1:30 to 4 p.m.  at Toronto Botanical Garden

                 

December 2016 

  • Seedex orders accepted until Dec 31.

December 11, 2016  1:30 to 4 p.m.  at Toronto Botanical Garden

 

January 1 - 5, 2017   Seed Packaging

January 8, 2017  1:30 to 4 p.m.  at Toronto Botanical Garden

  • Speaker: John Lonsdale - "The Magic of Cyclamen"
  • pick-up your Seedex orders

  

February 19, 2017    1:30 to 4 p.m.  at Toronto Botanical Garden

  • speaker: TBA

February 2017    10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Toronto Botanical Garden

  • we'll have a booth at Get the Jump on Spring
  • purchase memberships, seeds and glassine envelopes
  • get advice on growing almost anything!
  • view TBG's website

March 12, 2017   11:00 a.m  to 4 p.m.  at Toronto Botanical Garden

  • speaker: Deborah Hardwick gives a special double presentation
  • Morning Session: 11 am - 12 noon   "The Virtuous Viorna"
  • Afternoon Session: 1 pm - 4 pm       "The Productive Viorna"
  • visit Deborah's Facebook page

April 9, 2017   12:30 p.m. to 4 p.m. at Toronto Botanical Garden

  • Speaker: TBA
  • 12:30 p.m. early spring plant sale          

                                                            

May 7, 2017   11 a.m. - 3 p.m. Super Plant Sale (held at Toronto Botanical Garden)

  • our major annual fundraiser featuring wonderful, special plants of all kinds grown by our members