Georgetown Horticultural Society

Georgetown Horticultural Society - Calendar of Events


(Unless noted all events are held at St. George's Anglican Church, 60 Guelph Street, at 7:30 p.m.)

Flower Show and Special Awards

September

  • 12th - Civic Garden Clean Up at 9:00 a.m. (contact Dorinne Wagner)

  • 19th - Catherine Kavassalis "Garden For Life"

    Catherine Kavassalis is a passionate gardener and conservationist. A scientist, educator and inspirational speaker, Catherine endeavours to stimulate interest and awe in the living world. She is member of the Halton Master Gardener group, the Past President of Oakville Horticultural Society and a former member of the Board of Directors for the Royal Botanical Gardens. Catherine loves to garden and has had her own eclectic organic garden featured on several tours.

    To commemorate the 2010 International Year of Biodiversity, the Oakville Horticultural Society accepted the United Nations General Assembly’s invitation to take action to safeguard the variety of life on Earth: Biodiversity and created ‘A Garden for Life’. This water-efficient garden, is designed to provide year-round beauty while supporting pollinators and area wildlife.

  • 19th - Fall Flower Show

  • 29th - D6 Fall Breakfast
    8:30 a.m. to noon
    Paris Fairgrounds, 139 Silver Street, Paris Ontario
    Click for Map

    If coming from the East:
    Take Hwy 403 Westbound, exit at Paris Road.
    Turn left at the lights on to Hwy #2 (Dundas Street)
    Turn right onto Willow Street
    Turn left (4 way stop) on to William Street
    Turn right onto Grand River Street North
    Turn left onto Silver Street

    If you need further directions please contact: Nancy Burkholder 519-752-8702 or Carol Reansbury 226-388-3103

    October

  • 17th - Speaker Marsha Gettas
    Cost Rica...Not Just the Beaches. Three Botanical Gardens

  • 17th - Pumpkin Dessert Contest

    November

  • 17th - Speaker Tony Spencer
    Wild-ish at Heart

    December

  • 1st - Christmas Wreath Workshop

  • 5th - Christmas Pot Luck

  • 5th - Christmas Flower Show

    January 2019

  • 16th - Speaker Malcom Geast
    Scary Insects

  • 16th - Photo Contest

    February

  • 20th - Speakers Diana Pooke and Mary Megelink
    Seed Starting
  • 20th - Seed Swap

    March

  • 8th - 17th - Canada Blooms

  • 20th - Speaker Richard Aaron
    The Secret Lives of Spring Wildflowers

  • 27th - Spring Container Workshop

    April

  • 17th - Sandra Williamson
    Grocery Store Flower Designing

  • 17th - Speaker Marilyn Cornwell
    Evening Gardens

  • 17th - Member Raffle and Bake Sale

    May

  • 10th - Plant Sale

  • 17th - Speaker Sandy Gillians
    Pollination and Wild Life Friendly Gardens

  • 17th - Spring Flower Show

    June

  • 13th - Design Workshop

  • 15th - Summer Flower Show
    Georgetown Marketplace Mall

  • 17th - Speaker Spencer Hauck
    New Introductions and Garden Trends

    July

  • TBA - OHA Convention in Windsor

    August

  • 21st - Fall Container Workshop

    September

  • 18th - Speaker TBA
    Hostas

  • 18th - Fall Flower Show