Simcoe & District Horticultural Society

 
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Simcoe & District Horticultural Society

Meetings

Please join us on the

2nd Wednesday from September through June

Meetings are held at the Junior Farmers Building
                                     172 South Drive, 
                                     Norfolk County Fairgrounds
                                     Simcoe, Ontario

 

These monthly meetings begin at 7:30 p.m. featuring a guest speaker, friendly plant competition and a business meeting which also includes district news and garden tour opportunities. Meetings are wrapped up with refreshments, time for socializing and networking between gardeners.

Be sure to check the Meetings page for more details.   

 

Community Involvement

* Society members are Keeping Simcoe Beautiful by maintaining eight gardens throughout the town.

* Join the activity at the Community Gardens on Gilbertson Drive where Norfolk County residents grow 
   their own vegetables and flowers with the available advice of a few local experts.

* We host a bus trip to places such as Canada Blooms or other destinations of horticultural interest.



Contact us: 

2019 Co- Presidents:  Helen Uren &  Bob Williams

Facebook: facebook.com/simcoeanddistricthorticulturesociety 

Email: simcoehort@gmail.com

phone: 226-440-2699


2019 Upcoming Events 

Jan 9 -AGM  potluck dinner - entertainer - Ian Bell

Mar 13 - Brett Schuyler - Schuyler Farms - Silvo Pasture - Sheep in the orchard

Apr 10 - Jim Jackson - Looking Back at the History of  the Simcoe & District Horticultural Society in pictures

May 8 - Dr Sean Armstrong - Treating chronic  disease with a plant based diet

May 11 - plant sale on fairgrounds west of the Junior Farmers Building at 8:30 a.m.

June 12 - private garden tours - meet at 9:30 at the Junior Farmers Building

July - 13 - Flower Show at the Lynnwood Arts Centre from 2 to 4 p.m.

August - Bus Trip to Niagara Parks Commission (if enough interest)

Sept 11 Kevin Kavanagh of South Coast Gardens titled "Jeopardy"

Oct 9 - joint meeting with the four Norfolk County Societies Blue Line Road - speaker tba

Nov 13 - Darren Heimbecker from Whistling Gardens

Dec 11 - Creekside Growers of dahlias - Year in the Life of a flower farm

 

 

Last Updated: 2018-11-10