Succession & Companion Planting

April Meeting Monday, April 15, 2019 Venue —Banquet Room, Milton Sports Center, 605 Santa Maria Blvd. off Derry Road (rear entrance). Doors open at 6:30pm Meeting starts at 7:00 pm. Presentation: Julia Dimakos, "Succession and Companion Planting,"  how to get the most from your veggie garden from early spring to late fall; plants to grow [...]

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Spring Flower Workshop

Spring Flower Workshop Saturday, March 23, 2019 With Julie Speck, owner of The Flower Shed Even before the first snow drops pop out of the ground, we are given an opportunity to jump-start Spring. For a number of years now, Julie generously opens her greenhouse to our Society so we can plant those tiny plugs [...]

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Renovating a Garden & Basic Landscape Design

March General Meeting Monday, March 18, 2019 Venue —Banquet Room, Milton Sports Center, 605 Santa Maria Blvd. off Derry Road (rear entrance). Doors open at 6:30pm Meeting starts at 7:00 pm. Presentation: Sean James, "Renovating a Garden and Basic Landscape Design".  A presentation on where to begin and how to fix problems in your garden [...]

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Seeds of Diversity

February General Meeting Monday, February 25, 2019 Venue —Banquet Room, Milton Sports Center, 605 Santa Maria Blvd. off Derry Road (rear entrance). Doors open at 6:30pm Meeting starts at 7:00 pm. Presentation: Bob Wildfong,  Executive Director of Seeds of Diversity. "What is Seeds of Diversity?" Special Activities: Seedy Monday! Free seed exchange Heritage seeds for [...]

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District 6 Spring Breakfast

District 6 Spring Breakfast Saturday February 23, 2019 9am to noon Hosted by the Flamborough Horticultural Society at Connon Nurseries Keynote speaker Marilyn Cornwell on "The Evening Garden". Continental breakfast

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Awards Night Dinner

This year's AWARDS NIGHT DINNER will be held November 19, 2018 WHEN: Monday, November 19th at the Milton Sports Centre, 605 Santa Maria Blvd., off Derry Road (rear entrance) * TIME: Doors open at 6:45 and dinner will be at 7:15 pm. * Bring your own dinner plate, cutlery & mug. We will supply the [...]

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Photo Contest

2018 Photo Contest Criteria Each photo must be taken by a member and must include horticultural elements. TWO entries allowed in each category unless otherwise stated. Entries must be submitted to Juanita Sheridan by October 31, 2018 Entries can be submitted in hard copy as 4” x 6” prints at any general meeting or as [...]

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The Great Potato Growing Competition

Once again the event will be back in October 2018.  Exact date and event details to come.

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General Meeting – September

September Meeting  Monday, September 17 Venue: Milton Senior Activity Centre, 500 Childs Drive Meeting starts at 7:00 pm. Presentation: Odd & Eccentric Gardener with Paul Knowles Flower Show Show exhibits to be entered between 6:15 and 6:50 pm on the evening of the show. Exhibits to be picked up at the conclusion of the meeting. Exhibitors are [...]

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General Meeting – June

June Meeting Monday, June 18 Venue: Milton Senior’s Activity Centre, 500 Childs Drive Presentation: Bugs, Slugs & Other Critters with Stacey Hickman No meeting flower show in this meeting.   Instead, exhibit your horticulture and design skills by entering the Summer Flower Show  Check the June newsletter for other activities.

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