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.

June General Meeting – The Allergy Fighting Garden with Marina Dimitriadis

McConaghy Centre 10100 Yonge Street, Richmond Hill

As a Landscape Designer, Marina Dimitriadis collaborates with her clients to ensure designs are in harmony with special needs. One memorable client request was to reduce the number of plants in a design to accommodate a child’s severe allergies. Marina researched allergy causing plants and found Thomas Leo Ogren’s system for combating allergens based on […]

Free for members

July General Meeting – Growing Healthy Organic Fruit Trees with Susan Poizner

McConaghy Centre 10100 Yonge Street, Richmond Hill

  More and more North Americans are planting fruit trees in their gardens, in parks and on company land. But, often new growers are disappointed. Without proper care, young fruit trees are vulnerable to pest and disease problems and may produce poor-quality fruit. What many new growers don’t realize is that in order to thrive, […]

August General Meeting – Richmond Hill Gardens Maintained by our Society

McConaghy Centre 10100 Yonge Street, Richmond Hill

Join us on a photographic tour and learn about the back-stories of the beautiful gardens our dedicated volunteers maintain at the Richmond Hill Centre for the Performing Arts, Mill Pond, Hill House Hospice and the Richmond Hill Heritage Centre. Guest speakers are society members Nancy Andrews, Dinah Gibbs, Sally Hossain and Heather Ann Lowry. Members: Instructions […]