The Westmount Horticultural Society meets monthly.
The 2017 lineup includes:
Jan. 10 (Tues.): “Alpine and Rock Gardening” to be presented by Barry Parker, avid gardener and WHS member, whose stunning Toronto garden was featured in a national garden magazine.
Feb. 14 (Tues.): “Gardening for Mental Health” by Kelley O’Rourke. Combining her two fields of expertise – landscape design and citizen advocacy – she will illustrate how growing and nurturing plants is beneficial to us all.
Mar. 14 (Tues.): “The Fascinating World of Garlic” by Thomas Bernier, long-time garlic lover and grower, who will provide us with all we need to know about this fabulous plant.
Apr. 11 (Tues.): “The Perpetual Gardener” by Liliana Perodeau. Using music and photographs, she will lead us on a journey from the snow-covered ground through the arrival of the first flowers to the fullness of summer’s lushness and the fall garden.
May 9 (Tues.): “How to Create a Beautiful Environmentally Friendly Garden” by Elaine Sanders, garden and landscape designer, coach and writer. Learn top tips and design choices for creating a garden that will be healthy, productive and stunning.
Sept., Oct., Nov. and Dec. programs to follow.
2017 Membership fee $20. Guests, $5 at the door. Info: 514-233-2788.
Second Tuesday of every month
Doors open at 6:30 pm. Presentations at 7 pm.
Location: Westmount Room of Westmount Public Library, 4574 Sherbrooke St. West, Montreal