Bulletin Board

A listing of horticultural happenings and events of non-profit gardening societies, as they become available to us. Postings are at the discretion of the SPS Website Committee.
 
To announce your event, e-mail bernievangool@sasktel.net.

2018 Events SPS and other organizations

Date: March 28, Wednesday, 7.30 pm
Event: SPS Information Meeting - Heritage Lilies
Place: Emmanuel Anglican Church, 607 Dufferin @ 12th Street. We meet in the basement of the church.
Free and open to the public.
Our guest will be Brian Porter.

Date: April 7, Saturday, 1 pm to 3 pm
Event: Saskatoon Horticultural Society - Growing Fruits and Vegetables in Low light Areas (indoors)
Presenter: MPM Nair
Place: Crossmount Village Craft Barn located 13 km south of the City on Lorne Avenue.

Date: April 14, Saturday 9 am to 4.30 pm
Event: Regina Horticultural Society - Let's Get Growing - Spring Workshop
Location: Callie Curling Club, 2225 Sandra Schmirler Way, Regina, SK
Cost: $75 for members $85 for non-members for 4 workshop sessions of your choice
Morning sessions - Clematis & Other Climbing Vines by Doug Bradford, Extending the Season - Hoop houses and cold frames by Steve Fairbairn - Garden DecorL The Finishing Touch by Denise Mlazgar.
Afternoon sessions -Intro to propagation & grafting by Sarah Wist-Regent - Those pesky problem perennials by Charlien Britton - Tips and pitfalls of seed starting by Sheila Bonneteau
Registration deadline April 1, 2018

Date: April 17, Tuesday at 7 pm
Event: AGM Canadian Prairie Lily Society
Location: McClure United Church - 4025 Taylor Street East. Saskatoon
Presentation of Bulbs to Bloom: Growing and Caring for Lilies with Barb Adams Eichendorf starts around 8.15 pm

Date: April 21, 9.30 am - 4 pm
Event: 2018 Seedy Saturday - Prince Albert, SK
Place: John M. Cuelenaere Public Library, 125 12th Street East, Prince Albert

Date: April 21, 8 am to 5 pm
Event: SHA Spring Into Growing workshops
Place: Windthorst Recreation Center
Preregister with Carol Miller 306-224-4444
Cost is  $50.00
Presenters are from U of S - Sara Williams, Jackie Bantle, Ellen Misfeldt
Download the poster about this event at the bottom of this page.

Date: April 28, Saturday 10 am to 4 pm
Event: Ready Set Grow Doghide River Garden Club
Place: Tisdale & District Golden Age Centre
Cost is $40.00
Presenter Patricia Hanbidge of Saskatoon propagating plants in your home and garden
Ray Derksen of Tisdale Herbs and Food security.
Please preregister - email ncs.bell@SaskTel.net or call or text Susan at 306-852-8420

Date: May 5, Saturday, 9 am to Noon
Event: Labour and Learn
Place: Saskatoon Forestry Farm Park & Zoo, Robin Smith Meditation Garden and Heritage Rose Garden

Date: May 5, Saturday, 1 pm to 3 pm
Event: Saskatoon Horticultural Society - Growing Fruits on the Prairies
Presenters: Sara Williams and Dr. Bob Bors
Place: Crossmount Village Craft Barn located 13 km south of the City on Lorne Avenue.

Date: May 26, Saturday, 9 am to Noon
Event: Labour and Learn
Place: Saskatoon Forestry Farm Park & Zoo, Robin Smith Meditation Garden and Heritage Rose Garden

Date: May 26, Saturday,  9 am to 2 pm
Event: Saskatoon Horticultural Society - Plant Sale
Place: Co-op Parking Lot at Circle Centre Mall
To set up your own table you have to be an SHS member and apply by May 12th
Call Marj at 306-249-1329 or Karen at 306-222-1728 for more information or to register or email

Date: May 29, Tuesday, Plant Sale 6.30 pm, Plant Exchange 7 pm
Event: SPS - Spring Plant Exchange
Place: Saskatoon Forestry Farm Park & Zoo Hall
$2.00 parking fee is in effect at the park. This is a members only event, but memberships are available at the door. Bring perennials, seeds and a desert to share. Whenever possible label your plants, to make it easier for new gardeners.

Date: June 1,
Deadline to register and pay for the Saskatchewan Horticultural Association 2018 Bus Tour
(July 15, 16,17)

Date: June 10, Sunday 2 pm
Event: SPS - Garden Tour
Place: Tour meets at 1606 Early Drive, it is a drive yourself tour, a map with additional garden locations will be available at the first garden.

Date: June 16, Saturday, 9 am to Noon
Event: Labour and Learn
Place: Saskatoon Forestry Farm Park & Zoo, Robin Smith Meditation Garden and Heritage Rose Garden
 
This is an official Garden Days Activity
Check out other Garden Days Activities in your area


Date: June 19, Tuesday, 6:30 pm
Event: Labour and Learn
Place: Saskatoon Forestry Farm Park & Zoo, Robin Smith Meditation Garden and Heritage Rose Garden

Date: July 6, Friday, 5 pm
Deadline for entries in the Saskatoon Horticultural Society Home Grounds Competition.
 
Date: July 7, Saturday, 9 am to Noon
Event: Labour and Learn
Place: Saskatoon Forestry Farm Park & Zoo, Robin Smith Meditation Garden and Heritage Rose Garden

Date: July 8, Sunday 2 pm
Event: SPS - Garden Tour
Place: Tour meets at 509 11th Street East, it is a drive yourself tour, a map with additional garden locations will be available at the first garden. 

Date: July 10, Tuesday, 6:30 pm
Event: Labour and Learn
Place: Saskatoon Forestry Farm Park & Zoo, Robin Smith Meditation Garden and Heritage Rose Garden

Date: July 15, 16, 17
Event: Saskatchewan Horticultural Association 2018 Bus Tour
Honeywood Lilies in Bloom and the North, be awed by lilies, art, history, nature's water and firepower and rocky gardening by experiencing the beauty and natural wonders of northern Saskatchewan.
Highlights: Honeywood Heritage Nursery, Waskesiu, La Ronge Community Gardens, Otter Rapids, Holy Trinity Anglican Church and Robertson Trading Post.
Meals and two nights accomodations $380.00
Contact: Sheila Glennie - sheglennie@gmail.com - 306-338-7304 after April 5

Date: July 20 & 21 (tentative dates)
Event: Canadian Prairie Lily Society - Annual Lily Show
Place: Lawson Heights Mall, Saskatoon

Date: July 21, 1 pm to 4pm
Event: Saskatoon Horticultural Society Passport Tour
Passports available at Dutch Growers as well as both Early's locations.
 
Date: July 28, Saturday, 9 am to Noon
Event: Labour and Learn
Place: Saskatoon Forestry Farm Park & Zoo, Robin Smith Meditation Garden and Heritage Rose Garden

Date: July 29th, Sunday, 1 pm to 5 pm
Event: NEST - Secret Garden Tour 
Tickets available at Dutch Growers

Date: July 31, Tuesday, 6:30 pm
Event: Labour and Learn
Place: Saskatoon Forestry Farm Park & Zoo, Robin Smith Meditation Garden and Heritage Rose Garden

Date: August 12
Event: SHA Provincial Show
Place: Indian Head
 
Date: August 18, Saturday, 9 am to Noon
Event: Labour and Learn
Place: Saskatoon Forestry Farm Park & Zoo, Robin Smith Meditation Garden and Heritage Rose Garden
 
Date: August 21, Tuesday, 6:30 pm
Event: Labour and Learn
Place: Saskatoon Forestry Farm Park & Zoo, Robin Smith Meditation Garden and Heritage Rose Garden
 
Date: August 25,
Event: Saskatoon Horticultural Society Garden Garage Sale
TBA

Date: September 9, Sunday, 1:30 pm
Event: SPS - Fall Plant Exchange
Place: Saskatoon Forestry Farm Park & Zoo Hall
This is a members only event, but memberships are available at the door. Bring perennials, seeds and a desert to share. Whenever possible label your plants, to make it easier for new gardeners.

Date: September 15, Saturday, 9 am to Noon
Event: Labour and Learn
Place: Saskatoon Forestry Farm Park & Zoo, Robin Smith Meditation Garden and Heritage Rose Garden
 
Date: September 29, Saturday, 9 am to Noon
Event: Labour and Learn
Place: Saskatoon Forestry Farm Park & Zoo, Robin Smith Meditation Garden and Heritage Rose Garden

Date: Sometime in October
Event: SHA Annual Meeting and Convention
Place: Carrot River
 
Date: October 24, Wednesday, 7:30 pm
Event: SPS Information Meeting - Botanizing in the Altai Mountains of Russia and Mongolia
Place: Emmanuel Anglican Church, 607 Dufferin @ 12th Street. We meet in the basement of the church.
Free and open to the public.
Presenter: Alan Weninger

Date: November 17, Saturday, 1pm to 3pm
Event: Saskatoon Horticultural Society AGM
Place: Crossmount Village Craft Barn located 13 km south of Saskatoon on Lorne Ave.

Date: November 28, Wednesday, 7:30 pm
Event: SPS Information Meeting - Perennial Gardening in Saskatoon
Place: Emmanuel Anglican Church, 607 Dufferin @ 12th Street. We meet in the basement of the church.
Free and open to the public.
Presenter: Bernadette Vangool
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