2018 Meetings & Speakers

Meeting Information
Members meet at 7:30 pm on the second Monday of the month and the third Monday in October at St. George's Ukrainian Heritage Centre (LVIV Hall) 38 Lviv Blvd., Oshawa (see map). Free refreshments are offered at 7pm. Please lug-a-mug. There are no meetings in July, August or December.
Easy Care Houseplants
We are always filled with knowledge and inspiration when the Durham Master Gardeners visit. Bring your questions, as this is an opportunity to ask the experts.

www.durhammastergardeners.ca
January 08, 2018
Sweetheart Arrangements
Kate has appeared on various media platforms as a Horticulturist, Garden Designer and Exterior Decor Expert.  Kate is a professionally trained speaker, a frequent television guest, charity fundraiser and magazine writer.

www.katesgarden.ca
February 12, 2018
To be announced.
March 12, 2018
Hostas
Hosta grower, Kevin Elchuk, from Giboshihill Hostas in Colbourne will speak on his gardening passion. It is worth the drive to Colbourne to see his display gardens with hundreds of hostas and to buy quality plants.

www.simplyhostas.ca
April 09, 2018
District 17 Annual General Meeting & Flower Show
Faith United Church, Courtice
Register March 12, at the Sign-in desk with Nadia
April 21, 2018
The Pleasure is Mine
Lizzie Matheson is a skilled floral designer, with a passion for gardening and teaching others. Her arrangements have won top awards at Canada Blooms. You will be delighted by her humourous banter as she creates exceptional floral arrangements.
May 14, 2018
Oshawa Garden Club Plant Sale
South Oshawa Community Centre - 9:00 am
May 26, 2018
To be announced
June 11, 2018
Fall Colour in the Garden
John Statham will share his gardening expertise with us. Make the drive to Uxbridge and visit John’s Garden, you will be amazed at his “tucked in the woods” garden centre, well organized plants and unique tree varieties. His spring booth at the Peterborough Garden Show is a do not miss. He usually has a spectacular display of hellebores and more.

www.johnsgarden.wordpress.com
September 10, 2018
Grasses In The Landscape
Karl Kohnen is one of four brothers running a family business, the Black Forest Garden Centre in King City.

www.blackforestgardencentre.com
October 15, 2018
Holiday Décor Ideas and Inspiration
It is our tradition at the November meeting to enjoy a design demonstration created with winter greenery. Look forward to our Craft Sale and meet your new Board members at the Annual General Meeting.
November 12, 2018
Christmas Social to be announced.
December 03, 2018