Meetings


General Meeting information and Directions

General Meetings are held on the third Tuesday of each month at 8:00 pm at the Newmarket Community Centre, 200 Duncan Drive except December.

There is a $5 guest fee for non-members attending our meetings to help defray the cost of the speaker. This fee will be applied to the membership fee should the guest decide to join that evening.

**Note: the August meeting will be held one week earlier.

Schedule of Events 2019

DateTopicSpeaker
January 15It's a Small, Small World
Bonsai Demo
Mike Roussel
February 19Raised Bed GardeningAnna Leggatt
March 19Newest Easy Care PerennialsDawn Golloher
April 16All You Ever Wanted to Know About HostasKevin and Olga Elchuk
April 27District 5 Annual General Meeting Markham
May 21Darling DahliasMurray G. Thompson
May 26Plant Sale Newmarket Community Centre1:00 pm
June 18PeoniesLana Taylor-Mills
July 7Garden Tour - NGC members only
July 16Escaping EdenPaul Knowles
*August 13 note date changeInterest and IntrigueWolfe Bonham
September 17There are No HouseplantsKen Brown
October 15Fabulous Fall ArrangementsLeonard Teengs
November 19Potluck Dinner, Awards Night & Elections6:00 pm

Why come out?

  • Knowledgeable speakers each month on topics of gardening interest.
  • Whether amateur or professional gardeners, our members share knowledge, get involved in the community, and have fun.
  • Flower show competitions are held at all general meetings from May to September.
  • Photography Contest – The contest is held at our October general meeting. Winners who give their consent may have their photos featured in our newsletter for the following year.
  • Draw prize tickets are sold at each general meeting with an opportunity to win one of several prizes.
  • Refreshments (coffee, tea, water and desserts) are provided at each general meeting at no charge

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