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2018 calendar
Meetings and activities

Unless otherwise stated, the meetings start at 7.00 p.m.

 
January/February No General Meeting

March 15th 

General Meeting
Speaker from Fitlife Gym:
"Getting Ready for the Garden"
Exceptionally we will meet
at the Knox Presbyterian Church
29 High St, Vankleek Hill
Parking and Entry through the Hall
which is located on Hamil street.

April 12th
  6:00 p.m.
Spring Potluck Dinner “Bring a Dish, Bring a Friend” Special Guest
April 21st (Saturday)
  8:20 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
District #1 Annual General Meeting – Hosted by the Williamstown Green Thumb Horticultural Society at St. Mary's Centre, 19461 County Road #19
May 10th
  9:00 a.m.
Plant Sale at Scotiabank in Vankleek Hill. Please label your plants with name tags, instructions, hints & loving care. Plants to be at Scotiabank by 9:00 a.m.
May 17th General Meeting – (Business Meeting). Speakers: Jana Chenier and Katrine Stewart. "Everything's Coming Up Tulips" – Tulip Flower Show Event – photos and flowers – judging by members
May 19th (Saturday)
  10:00 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Children's Tulip & Spring Flower Show (Community Centre Lobby)
June 9th to 17th Ontario Garden Week
June 21st General Meeting – L'Orignal Jail, Speaker: Carole Pagé "Use of medicinal plants by Indigenous People"
July 19th  General Meeting – (Business Meeting), Speaker: Dr. Neville Arnold and Catherine Arnold "Breeding Winter-Hardy and Disease Resistant Roses"
July 27th – 29th OHA AGM & Convention in Kingston hosted by District #3
August 23rd 
  6:00 p.m.
General Meeting – Tour of Macdonell-Williamson House, Chute-à-Blondeau – Competition event of harvest centerpieces judged by members, Tea
September 20th
7:00 p.m.
Plant & Produce Auction. Please label your plants with name tags, instructions, hints and loving care. Plants are to be at Centre between 6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
October 18th
   6:00 p.m.
Fall Potluck Dinner "Bring a Dish, Bring a Friend", Yearbook Competitions – Painting for Front cover, Limerick
November 15th Annual General Meeting, Elections, and Food Basket Donation, Christmas Arrangements Workshop, Eggnog and Shortbread
December No General Meeting