March 27 @ 7:30 pm: Ken Brown, designer of the tropical gardens at the Toronto Zoo among many other innovative gardening projects, presents: Vertical Vegetables (in English). Come at 7:00 pm to sign up for the annual club dinner and/or bus trip, plant sale tasks and to register as a guest or new and renewing member. Bring cheques. AND seeds to exchange.
April 1 @ 10:00 am to 3:00 pm: West Island Seedy Saturday, Pine Beach Citizens Association, 1510 Herron Road, Dorval. A fun, family event aimed to welcome spring and kick off the gardening season. Bring seeds for the local seed exchange and attend free workshops on a wide variety of gardening topics. Tasty bites will also be on hand.
April 24 @ 7:30 pm: Tony Spencer, a Canadian (Niagara Escarpment) garden designer committed to finding beauty in the natural landscape, presents: New Perennial Style Naturalistic Gardening (in English)
May 17 @ 6:30 pm: Annual DHES/SHED dinner at Le Saucier, restaurant at the Pearson Culinary School, 708 Raymond, LaSalle. Sign up at the next meeting. Bring a cheque. $25
May 20 @ 9:00 am: Annual Plant Sale at the Dorval Arena, 1450 Dawson Ave. NB: Perennials only!
May 26 - 28: Great Gardening Weekend, Montreal Botanical Garden
June 14, July 12, August 16 @ 6:00 pm: Tours of members’ gardens. Please sign up to share your garden. See Marguerite.
July 8 @ 8:00 am: Club bus and garden tour of gardens in the Drummondville area. Cost: $60 members, $65 non-members. Bring a cheque and sign up at the next meeting.