At this time, events are being scheduled but may change without much notice depending on current covid-19 restrictions. Please check with the organizer for any you are interested in to get the most uptodate information.

Inspirations from Gardens Around the World

Pefferlaw Lions Community Centre 38 Pete's Lane, Pefferlaw

Marjorie Mason, renowned horticulturalist, radio host, lecturer and travel guide takes us on a tour of the distinctive and memorable gardens she has visited during numerous garden tour trips abroad. More than a travelogue, this is a learning experience and a great inspiration for all gardeners.

For the Love of Bees

Pefferlaw Lions Community Centre 38 Pete's Lane, Pefferlaw

Chris Campbell, local Beekeeper & owner of Hiveshare, got into beekeeping in 2012 out of curiosity about honeybees, honey production, and how to help the dwindling population. He has since expanded his knowledge through the worldwide community of beekeepers. Learn about bees, the dangers they face, their preferred food sources, the production of artisanal honey […]

Huge Plant Sale

Pefferlaw Lions Community Centre 38 Pete's Lane, Pefferlaw

Huge plant sale Saturday, May 14 10:00 am - 2:00 pm, Pefferlaw Lions Hall parking lot, 38 Pete's Lane. Come early for the best selection - perennials, vegetables, annuals, herbs, grasses and more.

Dahlias from History to Harvest

Pefferlaw Lions Community Centre 38 Pete's Lane, Pefferlaw

Foremost Dahlia expert, Marian Jean of Oakridge Dahlias, shares a lifetime of knowledge and experience. Dahlias come in many forms, sizes & colours and are suitable for the shorter Canadian growing season. Handouts will be available. Also June Flower, Vegetable & Design Show

Herbs: Food, Medicine and Everyday Living

Pefferlaw Lions Community Centre 38 Pete's Lane, Pefferlaw

Evelyn Mueller presents “Herbs: Food, Medicine and Everyday Living”. A workshop to learn simple ways to work with herbs; basic common herbs, both wild and cultivated, their preparations, benefits and uses. Find ways to make your own herbal teas, herbal medicine and delicious herbal beverage syrups. Also Flower, Vegetable & Design Show

Shrubs For All Seasons

Pefferlaw Lions Community Centre 38 Pete's Lane, Pefferlaw

Gini Sage of the Durham Master Gardeners presents “Shrubs for All Seasons”.  Shrubs bring structure, colour and seasonal interest to our perennial beds.  We’ll review various shrubs and their outstanding features including the newest offerings available for our area. Also Flower, Vegetable & Design Show

Transformational Landscaping

Pefferlaw Lions Community Centre 38 Pete's Lane, Pefferlaw

Four years ago, GBGC member, Catherine McNeely began transforming her lakeshore property from a run of the mill cottage lawn into a haven of biodiversity with native trees, shrubs and wildflowers. Now, 90% of the plants in her yard are native, supporting 50+ species of birds and a huge numbers of pollinators. Catherine received a […]

Photography Show & Talk – Nature Around Us

Pefferlaw Lions Community Centre 38 Pete's Lane, Pefferlaw

“Nature Around Us” presented by professional photographer Jim Craigmyle.  Jim will share tips on how to improve your photos while adding to your sense of well-being. Also Members' Photography Competition and Craft Fair.

Christmas Potluck, AGM and Seasonal Centrepiece Demo

Pefferlaw Lions Community Centre 38 Pete's Lane, Pefferlaw

Christmas Party & Potluck Dinner. Celebrate our fiscal year end and our members' achievements in 2022. Bring your favourite dish plus your cutlery and plate. Jane Epstein, owner of Branching Out, Port Perry, will demonstrate the making of a seasonal centrepiece.

Georgina-Brock Garden Club – Collective Gardening & Pefferlaw’s Community Garden Plan

Pefferlaw Lions Community Centre 38 Pete's Lane, Pefferlaw

Georgina-Brock Garden Club's first meeting of the year. Join us as Jessica Tong of the York Region food Network discusses food security and how growing vegetables collectively in community gardens meets this growing need. In addition, Courtney Rennie, Senior Project Manager, Parks & Open Space, from the Town of Georgina, outlines the plan for Pefferlaw's […]