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The Thornhill Hort holds a number of events and activities each year.

2017 Dates and Events include:

Saturday, May 13th - Spring Plant Sale - 9am - 2pm - at the northwest corner parking lot (closer to Bayview & Green Lane) of the Thornhill Community Centre, 7755 Bayview Ave.

Sunday, July 9th - 11 am to 4 pm- Self-guided Garden Tour - Details to follow re gardens we will be visiting and ticket purchases.

Saturday, August 19th - Annual Flower Show at the Shops on Steeles & 404 - 10am - 3pm.

Saturday September 9th - Fall Plant Sale - 9am - 2pm - at the northwest corner parking lot (closer to Bayview & Green Lane) of the Thornhill Community Centre, 7755 Bayview Ave.

Saturday, September 16th - visit us at our booth at the Thornhill Village Festival.

Friday, November 10th -  2nd Annual "Remembering our Canadian Armed Forces" Poppy Ceremony at the garden bed at the southwest corner of Bayview Ave. and John St. 11 am.

Civic Improvement Sites that we maintain and/ or support include: the Percy Bone Parkette, the southwest corner of Bayview Ave. and John St. garden bed, the outdoor planters at the Shops on Steeles & 404, the Thornhill Village Library, the Thornhill United Church (TUC) Community Garden and new last year the Evergreen Thornhill Hospice garden areas.

Garden Recognition Programme: "Thornhill's Top 100 Gardens".

Two $500 Bursaries - to Thornhill students who are pursuing post-secondary studies of horticultural-related topics at an accredited University or College.

For more information re these and other activities,

please call Bernadette (Bernie) Burns, President at 647-527-6948 or email thornhillhort@live.com.

 

 

Last Updated: 2017-05-07