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

Preparation for the Tuber Sale, Set Up for the Year.
Discussion on Taking Cuttings and Starting Seeds.

April 11, 2020

Saturday 10:00 – 3:00 at VanDusen Garden.

April 15, 2020

The Annual Tuber Auction and
Planting Your Dahlias.

May 20, 2020

Julia Common and Her Story of Bees

Julia has been keeping bees for close to forty years.  She is the co-founder and has been the Chief Beekeeper with “Hives for Humanity” for the last eight years.  Julia has a story to tell of bees and the people with whom they share this earth, which she will share at this meeting.  

Tips and Questions on Growing Dahlias.

June 17, 2020

Stopping and Disbudding Your Dahlias
Speaker to be announced .

July 15, 2020

Preparations for our Annual Show.

August 19, 2020

Speaker to be announced.

August 29th & 30th

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.