Societies in Ontario
Leaside Garden Society
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.
165 McRae Drive
Leaside M4G 1S8
$25 single, $30 family
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.
|Common Weeds in Toronto||Thursday, February 13, 2020, 7:30 p.m.||Leaside Library, 165 McRae Drive, Leaside||Miles Hearn, a Toronto-based naturalist, hosts over 100 walks in and around Toronto every year. He has a passion for plants and birds.|
|Hooray for Hostas!||Thursday, March 12, 2020, 7:30 p.m.||Leaside Library, 165 McRae Drive, Leaside||Rev. David Reilander a Leaside resident, and an avid lover and aficionado of Hostas. As a former member of the Ontario Hosta Society, he has a huge collection of Hostas, each carefully labelled.|
|There's a Tool for That!||Thursday, April 9, 2020, 7:30 p.m.||Leaside Library, 165 McRae Drive, Leaside||As a talented wood-worker and expert on all kinds of tools, Andrew Jinkinson brings us his expertise for gardening with ease.|
|Leaside Garden Society Plant Sale||Saturday, May 9, 2020, 9:00 a.m. to noon||Trace Manes Community Centre, 110 Rumsey Rd, Leaside|
|Pesto Pizzazz!||Thursday, May 14, 2020, 7:30 p.m.||Leaside Library, 165 McRae Drive, Leaside||Yvonne Tremblay - An educator, professional recipe developer, food stylist and food writer, she is passionate about encouraging us to cook with fresh herbs.|