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.

2019 - 2020 Events SPS and other organizations

Gardening Classes at the University of Saskatchewan this fall

https://gardening.usask.ca/public-workshops/gardening-workshops.php

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Date: December 17, Tuesday , Drop in 5 pm to 7 pm

Event: Saskatoon Urban Agriculture Celebration

Free light supper

Talks at 5:30 pm - updates from eight different urban gardening initiatives

Place: Station 20 West 1120 20 Street West, Saskatoon

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Date: Wednesday, January 29, 7:30 pm

Event: SPS Information Meeting - Boffins Garden

Place: Emmanuel Anglican Church, 607 Dufferin Ave @ 12th Street, Saskatoon, we meet in the church basement.

Free and open to the public

Presenter: Rob Crosby

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Date: Wednesday, February 26, 7:30 pm

Event: SPS AGM and - Water Conservation in the Garden

Place: Emmanuel Anglican Church, 607 Dufferin Ave @ 12th Street, Saskatoon, we meet in the church basement.

Presenter: Shannon Dyck

Free and open to the public

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Date: Wednesday, March 25, 7:30 pm

Event: SPS Information Meeting - Bleeding Hearts and their Relatives

Place: Emmanuel Anglican Church, 607 Dufferin Ave @ 12th Street, Saskatoon, we meet in the church basement.

Presenter: Lyndon Penner

Free and open to the public

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Dates: March 27-29

Event: Gardenscape

Come and visit our booth at Prairieland Park, renew your membership and check out which plants we will have for sale at our spring plant exchange.

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Date: Saturday, May 9, 9:00 am to Noon

Event: SPS - Labour and Learn

Meet at the Robin Smith Meditation Garden & Heritage Rose Garden at the Saskatoon Forestry Farm Park & Zoo. Please bring your favourite garden tools and help us maintain these gardens. Insect repellent and a water bottle can come in handy.

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Date: Tuesday, May 26, Plant sale starts at 6:30 pm, Plant Exchange starts at 7:00 pm

Event: SPS - Plant and Seed Exchange

Meet at the Saskatoon Forestry Farm Park Hall. Please label your plants. You are also encouraged to bring plant pots for recycling.

This is a member only event, but memberships are available at the door $10.00 for a membership or $27.00 for a membership and a subscription to the Gardener magazine.

A $2.50 parking fee is in effect.

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Date: Saturday, May 30, 9:00 am to Noon

Event: SPS - Labour and Learn

Meet at the Robin Smith Meditation Garden & Heritage Rose Garden at the Saskatoon Forestry Farm Park & Zoo. Please bring your favourite garden tools and help us maintain these gardens. Insect repellent and a water bottle can also come in handy. A $2.50 parking fee is in effect at the park. Tell the attendant that you are volunteers and the parking fee will be waived.

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Date: Saturday, June 20, 9:00 am to Noon

Event: SPS - Labour and Learn

Meet at the Robin Smith Meditation Garden & Heritage Rose Garden at the Saskatoon Forestry Farm Park & Zoo. Please bring your favourite garden tools and help us maintain these gardens. Insect repellent and a water bottle can also come in handy. A $2.50 parking fee is in effect at the park. Tell the attendant that you are volunteers and the parking fee will be waived.

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Date: Tuesday, June 23, 6.30 pm to 8.30 pm

Event: SPS - Labour and Learn

Meet at the Robin Smith Meditation Garden & Heritage Rose Garden at the Saskatoon Forestry Farm Park & Zoo. Please bring your favourite garden tools and help us maintain these gardens. Insect repellent and a water bottle can also come in handy. A $2.50 parking fee is in effect at the park. Tell the attendant that you are volunteers and the parking fee will be waived.

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Date: Sunday, June 28, 2:00 pm

Event: SPS Garden Tour

Meet at 2206 Munroe Avenue South, tour this garden and receive a map with other garden destinations.

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Date: Saturday, July 11, 9:00 am to Noon

Event: SPS - Labour and Learn

Meet at the Robin Smith Meditation Garden & Heritage Rose Garden at the Saskatoon Forestry Farm Park & Zoo. Please bring your favourite garden tools and help us maintain these gardens. Insect repellent and a water bottle can also come in handy. A $2.50 parking fee is in effect at the park. Tell the attendant that you are volunteers and the parking fee will be waived.

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Date: Tuesday, July 14, 6.30 pm to 8.30 pm

Event: SPS - Labour and Learn

Meet at the Robin Smith Meditation Garden & Heritage Rose Garden at the Saskatoon Forestry Farm Park & Zoo. Please bring your favourite garden tools and help us maintain these gardens. Insect repellent and a water bottle can also come in handy. A $2.50 parking fee is in effect at the park. Tell the attendant that you are volunteers and the parking fee will be waived.

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Date: Sunday, July 19, 2:00 pm

Event: SPS - Garden Tour

Meet at 2902 - 14th Street East, tour this garden and receive a map with other garden destinations.

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Date: Sunday, July 26, 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Event: Nest Secret Garden Tour

We encourage our members to support the NEST Secret Garden Tour. Tickets available at Dutch Growers, other locations TBA.

This event will sell out so get your tickets early.

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Date: Saturday, August 8, 9:00 am to Noon

Event: SPS - Labour and Learn

Meet at the Robin Smith Meditation Garden & Heritage Rose Garden at the Saskatoon Forestry Farm Park & Zoo. Please bring your favourite garden tools and help us maintain these gardens. Insect repellent and a water bottle can also come in handy. A $2.50 parking fee is in effect at the park. Tell the attendant that you are volunteers and the parking fee will be waived.

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Date: Tuesday, August 11, 6.30 pm to 8.30 pm

Event: SPS - Labour and Learn

Meet at the Robin Smith Meditation Garden & Heritage Rose Garden at the Saskatoon Forestry Farm Park & Zoo. Please bring your favourite garden tools and help us maintain these gardens. Insect repellent and a water bottle can also come in handy. A $2.50 parking fee is in effect at the park. Tell the attendant that you are volunteers and the parking fee will be waived.

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Date: Saturday, August 29, 9:00 am to Noon

Event: SPS - Labour and Learn

Meet at the Robin Smith Meditation Garden & Heritage Rose Garden at the Saskatoon Forestry Farm Park & Zoo. Please bring your favourite garden tools and help us maintain these gardens. Insect repellent and a water bottle can also come in handy. A $2.00 parking fee is in effect at the park. Tell the attendant that you are volunteers and the parking fee will be waived.

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Date: Sunday, September 13, 1.30 pm

Event: SPS - Plant and Seed Exchange

Meet at the Saskatoon Forestry Farm Park Hall. This is a member only event, but memberships are available at the door. Please label your plants.

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Date: Saturday, September 19, 9:00 am to Noon

Event: SPS - Labour and Learn

Meet at the Robin Smith Meditation Garden & Heritage Rose Garden at the Saskatoon Forestry Farm Park & Zoo. Please bring your favourite garden tools and help us maintain these gardens. Insect repellent and a water bottle can also come in handy. A $2.50 parking fee is in effect at the park. Tell the attendant that you are volunteers and the parking fee will be waived.

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Date: Wednesday, October 28, 7:30 pm

Event: SPS Information Meeting - Roses in Saskatchewan

Place: Emmanuel Anglican Church, 607 Dufferin Ave @ 12th Street, Saskatoon, we meet in the church basement.

Presenter: Bernadette Vangool

Free event open to the public

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Date: Wednesday, November 25, 7:30 pm

Event: SPS Information Meeting - Perennials for Northern Gardens

Place: Emmanuel Anglican Church, 607 Dufferin Ave @ 12th Street, Saskatoon, we meet in the church basement.

Presenters: Sara Williams and Hugh Skinner

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