Meetings & Events
Meetings are held on the third Wednesday of each month from March through October at the VanDusen Botanical Garden (37th and Oak) in the Floral Hall. The meeting time is 7:30 p.m. Guests are always welcome.
General Meetings and Events for 2020
March 18, 2020
CANCELLED DUE TO VANDUSEN GARDEN CLOSURE.
April 11, 2020
THE ANNUAL TUBER SALE
WILL BE HELD VIRTUALLY
See HOME page for more details
April 15, 2020
CANCELLED DUE TO VANDUSEN GARDEN CLOSURE
May 20, 2020
Photographic presentation on flowers of Western Australia
by Ron Long.
Discussion on topping, tying, and disbudding your dahlia plants.
June 17, 2020
Presentation on Bees by Julia Common representing Hives For Humanity. Summer care of dahlias: watering, deadheading, disbranching and promoting air flow around the plants.
July 15, 2020
Preparations for our Annual Show.
August 19, 2020
Speaker to be announced.
August 29th & 30th
THE ANNUAL VDS SHOW 1:00 – 5:00 Saturday, 12:00 – 3:30 Sunday at VanDusen Garden
September 16, 2020
Annual Potluck Dinner and Parlour Show.
Please note this meeting starts at 6:30.
October 21, 2020
Preparing Your Tubers for the Winter – Digging, Dividing and Storing. Election of the 2021 Executive.