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 and November meetings will be held one week earlier.


Schedule of Events 2018

January 16The Good, The Bad and The Ugly (Garden Insects)Malcolm Geast
February 20Growing and Showing PeoniesHazel and Joe Cook
March 20Japanese Floral DesignMary-Ann Vercammen
April 17The Ethical GardenMarilyn Cornwell
April 28District 5 Annual General Meeting Northridge Community Church, Aurora
May 15Gardening in Shady PlacesUrsula Eley
May 27Plant Sale Newmarket Community Centre1:00 pm
June 19Everything’s Coming Up RosesChristine Moore
July 8Garden Tour - NGC members only
July 17The Enchanting GardenPat de Valence
*August 14 note date changeThe Art of Combining PlantsMarsha Gettas
September 18BulbsDugald Cameron
October 16Question and Answer Session with South Lake Simcoe Master GardenersT.B.A.
*November 13 note date changePotluck 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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