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 FEBRUARY 2018

Rose Pruning workshops are scheduled for Friday, February 16 or Saturday, February 17, 1pm-3pm. Cost is $5/person, limit 20. If interested, please contact Lorraine Gallant at ljgallant@telus.net or call 604 885-6495. See Poster for more details (FYI: added another date which is not noted on Poster).

Our next monthly meeting:

We usually meet the last Monday of the month except for this month. Our February meeting will be on Monday, March 5. Please make note on your calendars of this date change. At this meeting we will have a ‘brainstorming session’ for ideas on Fundraising. Looking forward to seeing you there to hear your ideas.


 

The Sechelt Garden Club is on the Sunshine Coast of BC, a 40 minute ferry ride north-west of Vancouver. It was first incorporated as a non-profit society in 1967.

Mission:

  • Stimulate an interest in environmentally friendly gardening.
  • Facilitate a forum for the exchange of plants and ideas.
  • Assist members to understand and improve their gardening methods.
  • Educate members about plant related topics.
  • Foster interest and involvement in the community.

Meetings:

  • Our meetings are held the last Monday of every month from 7:00pm to 9:30pm at the Seaside Centre in Sechelt not including June, July, August or December.
  • After a short business meeting to bring our members up-to-date, monthly guest speakers present on a broad variety of topics and gardening information.
  • Our tea/coffee/dessert time provides members with the opportunity to socialize and share ideas. We pride ourselves on being welcoming and inclusive and value all levels of expertise.
  • We often have plant tables where members can purchase plants brought by our guest speaker or members. We also have a ‘share table’ where members bring in various plants or gardening treasures for members to take home for a small donation.

Membership:

  • Dues are $20/year for individuals and $30/year for a couple.
  • We are members of the BC Council of Garden Clubs.