Our 100th year is full of fun and exciting activities!

Check out our schedule below and mark your calendar for the upcoming year and beyond.

2019

JUNE

17

 

How Plants Changed History and the Spring Flower Show

At our regular meeting, guest speaker Walter McGee will talk about how plants changed history and history changed plants. Also, we will hold the Spring Flower Show. Check out the show schedule and be sure to enter.

Monday, June 17, 2109

7 pm

Russell Meadows, 475 Church Street, Russell

JUNE

22

 

Afternoon in the Garden at MacDougall Park

Saturday, June 22, 2109

 

MacDougall Park, Craig Street, Russell

JULY

5

 

Day trip to Ferme Lavender Ridge

Visit a lavender farm and vineyard. Have a delicious meal prepared on the premises, instructions from a sommelier on how to taste wine, tasting 2-3 varieties of wine from the vineyard, shop from the many artisanal products of the farm.

Friday, July 5, 2019

9:30 am to 5 pm

1983 Highway 148, Luskville, Quebec

JULY

13

 

Annual Garden Tour

Saturday, July 13, 2019

SEPT

5

 

Flower Show at the Russell Fair - www.russellfair.com

Thursday, September 5 to Sunday, September 8, 2019

 

Russell Fair Grounds, Russell

SEPT

11

 

Visit to Stonehouse Vineyard in Alexandria

Guided tour of a local vineyard, wine tasting and potluck lunch.

Wednesday, September 11, 2019

10 am to 3 pm

21065 Lochiel Road, Alexandria

SEPT

16

 

Gifts from Garden

Monday, September 16, 2019

7 pm

OCT

2

 

Lunching Local

A presentation and tasting of varied products followed by a hands on luncheon.

Wednesday, October 2, 2019

11 am to 2pm

Academie du Gourmet, Embrun

 

OCT

21

 

Growing Cannabis

At our regular meeting, we'll have a guest speaker on growing cannabis.

Draw for "The Raven"

Monday, October 21, 2019

7 pm

Russell Meadows, 475 Church Street, Russell

NOV

25

 

Annual General Meeting

This year at our Annual General Meeting we will have a catered meal and a floral lesson. Don't be fooled by the name, this is not a boring stuffy meeting. We do some business, but fun and good times is top of the agenda.

Monday, November 25, 2019

6:30 pm

Russell Meadows, 475 Church Street, Russell

2020

JAN

20

 

A Talk on Ticks

Monday, January 20, 2020

7 pm

FEB

17

 

Rock Gardening

Monday, February 17, 2020

7 pm

MAR

16

 

Weed Control

Dr. Daniel Cloutier will provide an entertaining presentation on weeds and weed control gardening (non-pesticide).

Monday, March 16, 2020

7 pm

APR

20

 

Starting Cannabis Seeds

A talk on what you need to know about starting cannabis seeds.

Monday, April 20, 2020

7 pm

Meeting Minutes

 

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