Landscape Ontario members are active in their community. They attend local home and garden shows and other events that put you in contact with a horticulture expert.
|14||The Hamilton & Burlington Rose Society meeting
Royal Botanical Gardens Centre, 680 Plains Rd W., Burlington, On
The meeting start in Room #3 at 2:00 p.m. Speaker, Kevin Beagle will discuss "Growing lavender among roses." Everyone is welcome to attend. No Entrance fee. For more information, email email@example.com or visit our Facebook page.
|14||National Tree Day
National Tree Day will serve as a celebration for all Canadians to appreciate the great benefits that trees provide us - clean air, wildlife habitat, reducing energy demand and connecting with nature. Celebrate by holding a tree planting at your school, business or in your community. Find local events and more information on the www.nationaltreeday.ca and take the National Tree Day Challenge at nationaltreedaychallenge.ca
|27-28||Barkfest Dog Festival & Harvest Fall Food Fair
Essa Agriplex (minutes from Barrie)
In partnership with Foodland Ontario the Fair will feature a Farmer’s Market Village with local producers and artisanal foods, gourmet food and flower contests, horticultural displays, original arts and crafts, giant pumpkins and more. Landscape Ontario members and horticultural enthusiasts are invited to compete in the ‘Best Harvest Fall Display,’ ‘Best Scarecrow Contest,’ and ‘Pumpkin Carving’ contests with a portion of the entry fee being donated to COPE. Details in the Contest and Prize Book and a Contest Entry Form. Visit www.barkfest.ca for more event details.