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Leaside Garden Society

District 5

About Us

Founded in 1986, The Leaside Garden Society's mission is to establish a friendly meeting place to share, encourage, award and educate on the fundamental values and principles of gardening, concerns about the environment, and to create a horticultural legacy within the community and to be to be an inspiration for gardening everywhere.


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Our general meeting location is:

Leaside Library
165 McRae Drive
Leaside M4G 1S8
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The fee to join our society is:

$25 single, $30 family

Society Contacts:
Title First/Last Name Email Phone
President Joanna Blanchard 416-422-0538
General Information:

Meetings are usually held on the second Thursday of the month, at the Leaside Library, 165 McRae Drive, and begin at 7:30 p.m. Refreshments are available prior to the meeting, beginning at 7:00 p.m.

Event Schedule:
Event Name Date/Time Location Description
The Trees of Mount Pleasant Thursday, September 12, 7:30 p.m. Leaside Library, 165 McRae Drive, Leaside Take a virtual walk through a local landmark that is home to a huge variety of trees, guided by the Mount Pleasant's chief arborist, Jeff McMann.
Fascinating Canadian Flora Thursday, October 10, 7:30 p.m. Leaside Library, 165 McRae Drive, Leaside Native Canadian perennials are fascinating, unusual, and adapted to a wide variety of environmental conditions across this vast land. Take a trip across the country through every plant hardiness zone, from the Arctic tundra to the balmy climate of southern Vancouver Island, and get to know native flora that feature interesting adaptive or useful characteristics that make them worth discussing. This talk by Master Gardener Maureen Hulbert will make you proud to be Canadian!

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