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2019 calendar
Meetings and activities

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

January/February No meeting

March 21st 

General meeting
Speaker: Dr. Jeff Turner  "Apple cider production"
April 13th
  8:20 a.m. – 3:15 p.m.
District 1 AGM will be held at Greyhawk Golf Club, 4999 Boundary Road, Cumberland, Ontario, K4B 1P5. (exit #96 off Highway 417)
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April 18th
  6:00 p.m.
Spring Potluck Dinner. “Bring a dish, bring a friend”   Guest: Louise Sproule
May 11th (Saturday)
  10:00 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Children's Tulip & Spring Flower Show (Community Centre Lobby)
May 16th Business meeting.
NEW Speaker: Mandy Jefferys  "Greenhouse production in Iceland" NEW
Daffodil Flower Show Event. Photos and flowers judged by members.
May 18th Bus Trip to the Ottawa Tulip Festival
May 23rd
  9:00 a.m.
Plant sale at Scotiabank in Vankleek Hill.
Please label your plants with name tags, instructions, hints and loving care.
Plants to be at Scotiabank by 8:30 a.m.
June 19th to 24th Ontario Garden Week
June 20th
  Meeting change
The visit to Lavender Boutique Farm has been cancelled. Our meeting will take place at our regular meeting place at 7 pm
July 19th – 21st OHA AGM & Convention in Windsor
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July 25th Business meeting. Speaker: Sam Doucette of Kyan Culture "Micro-greens"
August 22nd  General meeting. Speaker Mary Higginson "All about dahlias"
Dahlias Flower Show Event. Flowers judged by members.
September 19th
  7:00 p.m.
Plant & Produce Auction. Auctioneer: Allan Chenier.
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 4th Bus Trip to Pumpkin Inferno at Upper Canada Village
October 17th
  6:00 p.m.
Fall Potluck Dinner. "Bring a dish, bring a friend". Guest: Evelyn Bernique. Photograph competition for yearbook cover, judging by members
November 21st Annual general meeting, elections, and food basket donation.
Christmas craft workshop
December No meeting