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Garden & Horticultural SocietyBeautifying Richmond Hill since 1914

May General Meeting with Presentation and Flower Show

  • May 03, 2016
  • 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
  • McConaghy Seniors' Centre, 10100 Yonge Street

Michael WhiteGuest Speaker: Michael White
Topic: Oak Ridges Moraine Rejuvenation

Michael White, ambassador and coordinator of the annual Oak Ridges Moraine Corridor Park Tree Planting by School Children, will provide us with an update on this local initiative, supported by our society for the last seven years.
Michael is a retired ecological landscape architect and educator. Born in wartime England and later immigrating to Canada with his parents, Michael grew up loving nature. Past President of the Richmond Hill Naturalists, he has worked since 1990 to help plan and manage York Region’s development and protect the ecological infrastructure of woodlands, rivers and stream valleys as human populations expand.




Flower Show: Springspring flower show

Exhibits at our first flower show of 2016 include specimens of flowering and edible plants growing now, potted plants, and special designs. Check our 2016 Yearbook for details. 


Lending Library Recommendations

Click here for the May lending library recommendations, which include some about tree care, native plants (such as those found in the moraine), and garden planning activities.


Attendance at this general meeting is free to members, $5 for non-members.

Members, please remember to wear your 2016 name badges.

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