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Our monthly meetings, open to all members and guests, feature some great speakers again this year.

These meetings are held the 3rd Wednesday of each month at the Thornhill Community Centre, 7755 Bayview Ave. (at John St.) in Thornhill. (A fully accessible facility.)  (No meetings are held in August, November and December.)

Flowers Shows are held concurrently with our general meetings in the months of May, June, July, September, and October.

Meetings start at 7:30 PM with a social time from 7:00 pm. New members and guests are always welcomed at our monthly meetings and other events.

2018 Membership Fees are $25 / single or $35 / couple or family

2018 Speakers' Presentations:

February 21st - Ian McCallum (Manager of Woodhill Garden Centre) - Presentation Topics - Container Gardening for Balconies and Decks, Houseplants, and a Q & A time.

March 21st - Darren Heimbecker - Presentation Topic - Whistling Gardens - New Developments & New Plants.

April 18th - Catherine Kavassalis - Presentation Topic - Berrlicious - Growing Berries for Fun, Food and Wild Friends

May 16th - Malcolm Geast - Topic - Insects in the Garden

June 20th- Charlie Dobbin - Presentation Topic - Gorgeous Gardens with Less Water

July 18th - Pat de Valance - Presentation Topic - True North, Strong and Free - Native Plants

September 19th - Wolfegang Bonham - Presentation Topic - Garden Design for After Dark

October 17th - Steven Biggs - Presentation Topic - Edibles in Urban Landscapes.


January 16th - Annual General Meeting


For more information re these and other activities, please call Bernadette (Bernie) Burns, President at 647-527-6948 or email

Last Updated: 2018-04-24