Saturday, April 30 - District 5 Annual General Meeting (online)

Theme:    "Gardening in a Changing World"

Speaker:  Paul Zammit   

Topic:       Climate change and how it affects us as gardeners                            

Society Events

Members' Events 2022

Public Events 2022


Flower Competitions 

Society members only are eligible to enter into our flower competitions. The entry submissions for competitions

in 2022 are all to be done virtually, one week in advance of the meting in those months for which the competitions

will be held. 

Horticultural Specimens (Cut Flowers)

  • Entry of cut flowers grown by the member
  • Categories of entries are detailed in the member's Yearbook 
  • May enter only one specimen per category

Design Competition - Themed Categories

  • Entry of arrangements created by the member
  • May use any materials grown or purchased, with minimal use of accessories
  • Use of an appropriate container to complement design in theme, colour and scale (size)
  • Judging follows the 2011 Ontario Judging Exhibiting Standards

Local Area & National Flower Competitions

  • Members may participate in local and national level Horticultural and Design Competitions
  • If interested please talk to one of our Directors for assistance

Our members participate in many of the local area competitions including, Canada Blooms, CNE and other local

horticultural competitions.

Annual Photo Competition
Do you enjoy photography? Why not enter our annual Photo Competition? See the member handbook for details,

rules of the competition and the class 'Themes'. 

May 29, 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.                     Plant Sale

at Home Hardware Parking Lot on Wellington

Please note that sales are CASH ONLY

June 26                                                             Garden Tour

12:00 Noon to 4:30 p.m.  -  Rain or Shine

Tickets ($15.00) available at:

  • New Roots Garden Centre, Newmarket
  • Wild Birds Unlimited, Newmarket
  • Black Forest Garden Centre, King Township
  • Luda Flower Salon, Aurora
  • Aurora Farmers Market, May 21, June 18, June 25
  • Same Day:  Garden #1 197 McClellan Way


June 26 - July 16                                              Front Yard Recognition