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Welcome to our website. We want to invite you on a journey through our Society, meet our members and  the Board of Directors. You will visit our events, see a Children's Workshop and watch our public projects grow. You will see, learn, and meet many likeminded gardeners.


Come join us! 



Our meetings are on the third Tuesday of the month at the St. Simon & Jude Hall

267 Meunier Street, Belle River. Meetings begin at 7:30 




Summer of 2016 is moving along fast and it is time to look forward to our fall session. Our September 20 meeting will feature the Fall Flower Show. The schedule was prepared by Juliette St Pierre and we appreciate her work. Good Luck to All! To see the schedule go to the "News and Events" page.


The speaker for September 20 is Gary Eagleton form Ridgetown. Gary is a retired teacher and a farmer who has taken eighteen acres of his farm and returned it to a tall grass prairie and wetlands.  Gary will be doing a presentation on “Development of hayfield to wetland and tall grass prairies in ten years”.  Gary will also be giving us some information on what he and his wife learned when travelling to Tibet and Nepal.


 Schedule for 2016

September 20 General Meeting and Fall Flower show. 

October 18 General Meeting

November 15 Annual General Meeting and Election

December 6 Christmas Party

To Our Members:

Our Horticultural Society has contributed to a Ontario-wide project to plant trees along the stretch of highway 401 that is called the "Highway of Heroes". All soldiers who lost their lives serving our armed forces are brought down this road between Trenton and Toronto. Our organization received the attached note and the link for everyone to see what our contribution means to this important project.

Dear Societies,

Please click on the link below and see what you contributed to the Highway of Heroes project.


Congratulate yourselves.


Kathy Smyth

Ontario Horticultural Association

District 11 Director

We should consider every day lost on which we have not danced at least once. And we should call every truth false which was not accompanied by at least one laugh.

Frederick Nietzsche




July and August are reserved for enjoyment of your gardens and Summer vacations. We will meet again September 20. See you then and please bring a friend!

 Membership in our Society has many advantages. To find out more about becoming a member

and all the benefits you can get for only $10

Click here



Occasionally we publish links to websites that may be of interest and helpful with yor gardens.

If you have suggestions or comments please click here

  Alphabetical Link to Articles:


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***Please report any broken links to Paul Schneider ***





Schedule Flower Show Sep. 2016
by Juliette St Pierre



Belle River and District Horticultural Society

Flower Show

September 20, 2016  


Open to our society members


Last Updated: 2016-08-22