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Markham Garden and Horticultural Society

District 5

About Us

Our goals are to promote a love of gardening and harmony with our environment and nature. Our members are novice, experienced and Master Gardeners. We offer an expert speaker programme on a wide range of gardening topics, floral and design competitions, plant sales, garden tours, photography competitions and field trips.
Come join us as we learn and grow together to beautify our outdoor spaces and the communities of Markham!


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Our general meeting location is:

Markham Village Community Centre
6041 Hwy 7
Markham L3P 3A7
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The fee to join our society is:

$25 Individual / $35 Family

Society Contacts:
Title First/Last Name Email Phone
President Marilyn Worth markham@gardenontario.org
General Information:

Meetings are held on the 4th Monday of the month except in January, July and December.
Refreshments are available at 7:30 pm and meetings begin at 8:00 pm.

Join Us!

Receive a 10% discount at several local garden centres.

Event Schedule:
Event Name Date/Time Location Description
Patagonia, Potluck Dinner February 25, 2019 Dinner 6:30 pm, Speaker 8 pm Markham Village Arena - Upstairs Speakers: Bella Seiden & Barbara Cooper
Hybrid Iris March 25, 2019 8 pm Markham Village Arena - Upstairs Speaker: Alan McMurtrie
Growing Herbs for Food, Medicine & Good Looks April 15, 2019 8 pm NOTE Change Markham Village Arena - Upstairs Speaker: Koidu Sulev
*District 5 Annual General Meeting* Sat. April 27, 2019 9 am - 3 pm St. Maurice & St. Verena Coptic Church MGHS is honoured to host this event for 2019.
Plant Sale Sat. May 11, 2019 9 am - 12 pm Markham Village Arena - Parking Lot Member grown perennials and some annuals.
Edible Landscaping and the Role it has in Building the Future May 27, 2019 8 pm Markham Village Arena - Upstairs Speaker: Bryan Gardham
Clematis, Annual Rose & Flower Show, Strawberries & Tea June 24, 2019 7:30 pm, Speaker 8 pm Markham Village Arena - Upstairs Speaker: Dugald Cameron
The Joys of a Rain Garden August 26, 2019 8 pm Markham Village Arena - Upstairs Speaker: Liana D'Andrea
Wild Bee Diversity and Pollination September 23, 2019 8 pm Markham Village Arena - Upstairs Speaker: Scott MacIvor
Architectural Elements in the Garden October 28, 2019 8 pm Markham Village Arena - Upstairs Speaker: Marion Jarvie
With Christmas in Mind, AGM November 25, 2019 8 pm Markham Village Arena - Upstairs Speaker: Silvana Croce
List of Flyers

Poster-2019.pdf

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