Saskatoon Horticultural Society

Growing since 1913

SHS Board of Directors Meetings  (meetings deferred due to COVID-19)

Description:

The Saskatoon Horticultural Society (SHS) holds monthly Board of Director Meetings to discuss and implement the governance of the SHS. Members are encouraged to attend and introduce themselves to the Board of Directors.

Dates:

Usually the second Thursday of every month from February to October:

February 13, March 12, April 9, May 14, June 11, July 9, August 13,

September 10, October 22

Meetings are open to members.

Time:

7:15 p.m.

Location:

Park Funeral Home – 311 Avenue N North,Saskatoon, SK

Contact:

 

Nancy Hanson - (306) 227-6537

Saskatoon Horticultural Society
2020 Calendar of Events

Seedy Saturday (cancelled due to COVID-19)

 

Description:

Hosted by CHEP Good Food. We are excited to feature a booth at this year’s event which focusses on providing community access to seeds. Stop by and introduce yourself. Learn about our various program offerings, membership benefits and scholarship offerings. Learn how you can get involved with the SHS today.

Dates:

March 14

Time:

10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Location:

Station 20 West, 1120 20th Street West, Saskatoon, SK

Contact:

 

Nancy Hanson - (306) 227-6537

Gardenscape  (cancelled due to COVID-19)

 

Description:

An annual tradeshow featuring a variety of exhibitors. Come visit the Saskatoon Horticultural Society Booth for lots of neat gardening ideas. Learn about the various events and scholarships & bursaries the SHS membership and get discounts off at participating retailers. See you there!

Dates:

March 27-29

Time:

Friday, March 27 – 11 a.m. to 9 p.m.

Saturday, March 28 – 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Sunday, March 29 – 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Location:

Prairieland Park – 503 Ruth Street West, Saskatoon, SK

Website:

www.gardenscapeshow.ca

Contact:

 

Nancy Hanson - (306) 227-6537

Spring Plant and Water Gardening Fundraiser (cancelled due to COVID-19)

 

Description:

The Saskatoon Horticultural Society (SHS) invites the public to come out to this fun-filled fundraiser. Proceeds go to our bursary/scholarship initiatives, website/newsletter and workshops/tours held annually. Donate your extra plants to the SHS plant sale and buy a few new ones! Members can register and set up a table to sell plants and other gardening merchandise. Stay tuned for more information!

Dates:

Saturday, May 23

Time:

9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Location:

TBA

Contact:

 

Karen Trimble (306)222-1728

 

 

SHS Passport Garden Tour "Seeds of Resilience"

Description:

We are pleased to announce the 2020 Passport Garden Tour! In respone to social distancing protocols, and to maintain safe engagement for our participants, we have decided on a virtual tour for 2020.

 

We have an exciting line-up of gardens for your viewing pleasure, many of which are public gardens that you can visit! We will showcase a different garden, daily from July 27th to August 7th. Gardens will include, a 115-year-old farmyard, boulevard gardening, container gardening, a community garden, a memorial garden and more!

 

Garden videos will be approximately five minutes long and include a brief interview with the gardener or garden spokesperson, a panoramic view of the garden, and special features about the garden. SHS will share videos free of charge on our Facebook page, Instagram, and on our website. Each video will also be accompanied by still photos of the garden.

 

Check out our poster:  Seeds of Resilience

 

Dates:

July 27 - August 7

Annual Volunteer Appreciation BBQ

Description:

If you have volunteered with any of the SHS activities and events this year you will be invited to attend the annual Volunteer Appreciation Barbeque. Details will be forwarded closer to the date.

Dates:

Sunday, August 9

Time:

5 p.m

Location:

TBA

Contact:

 

Nancy Hanson (306)227-6537

End of Summer Garage Sale

Description:

Clean out your garages, sheds, and basements. Donate to the SHS garage sale. Proceeds from the sale go toward funding scholarships and other SHS events.

Dates:

Saturday, August 22

Time:

9 am to 3 pm

Location:

571 Adilman Dr, Saskatoon

Contact:

 

Marj Meger (306)249-1329

SHS Annual General Meeting

Description:

All members are encouraged to attend the AGM.

Dates:

Saturday, November 14

Time:

1 pm - 3 pm

Location:

TBA

Contact:

 

TBA

Contact Saskatoon Horticultural Society
info@saskatoonhortsociety.ca