Next Meeting is on Tuesday, July 9th, 7:30 - 9:30 pm
2019 In Club Show - Click Here for the Official 2019 Show Schedule
Guest Speaker: Nicholas Wong, Project Coordinator with Invasive Species Council of BC. The topic will be "The Japanese Beetle, Popillia japonica, in Vancouver"
3 Avenue, New Westminster, BC V3L 1L7
7:30 pm Meeting begins - Club business
7:45 pm Tea/Refreshments
8:00 pm Draw
8:15 pm GUEST SPEAKER
9:30 pm Meeting ends
If you need to leave before closing comments, please do so as quietly as possible.
A Gentle Reminder
Our meetings, with the except of the month we run the Showbench, are scent free. Due to allergies we ask members and guests to please leave fragrances (perfumes, and other scented products) at home.
Our brochure. A little outdated, but mostly still valid! Hopefully this will be updated soon!
February: Meeting Canclelled
March: Annie Johannessen, an organic farmer and gardener, who works as the farm coordinator at West Coast Seeds. Her talk will be on starting plants from seed, growing plants and harvesting food year round.
April: Oana Capota, curator for the New Westminster Museum and Archives - “Branching Out: Plants in New Westminster’s History”
May: anis Matson of Shoreline Landscaping talking on “Small trees for Urban Gardens”
June: Pam Erickson of Erikson Daylilies, an award-winning daylily hybridizer, photographer and lecturer from Langley. She will be speaking on “The Evolution of Erikson’s Daylily Gardens & Perennials”
July: Nicholas Wong, Project Coordinator with Invasive Species Council of BC. The topic will be "The Japanese Beetle, Popillia japonica, in Vancouver"
August: Conway Lum & Carole Forsythe - Lawn versus no-lawn debate
September: Amanda Jarrett - Garden Mistakes and Misconceptions
October: Silent Auction!
December: Christmas Party!
Join the club at any one of our meetings. We meet the second Tuesday of the month (except January) at the Centennial Lodge in Queens Park, just below the picnic site.
No meeting in January; Members-only Silent Auction in October, Christmas Party in December. Regular meetings with a Speaker all other months.
Annual Fee: $15 (renewed in February)
If you are unable to attend, you can mail a cheque to our postal address:
New Westminster Horticultural Society
Box 392, 104 - 1015 Columbia Street
New Westminster, BC, V3M 6V3.
Individual Meeting Drop-in: $2
For further information, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
We will have an in-club Plant Sale Table with plants & garden related items every month with exception of October & December.
It's March! Time to start planting, pruning and fertilizing. You will find a monthly list of gardening tips and "to dos" appropriate for every time of the year.Read more
Our other events include the spring plant sale, the parlour show, a summer garden tour and picnic, bring-and-share, silent auction and year-end dinner.Read more
Here we share our hand picked gardeing tips, from how to keep dirt from getting under your nails to how to deal with pests organically.Read more
No meeting in January; Members-only Silent Auction in October, Christmas Party in December. Regular meetings with a Speaker all other months.Read more