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.