Bringing Nature Home
Thursday, May 12, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.
Public $15; Members $10
Learn how to combine your love of nature with your enthusiasm for gardening to create a space that serves all community members—human and otherwise. Native plant geek Colleen Cirillo will deliver a photo-rich presentation that covers plant choice, garden design and maintenance.
[PG16S03] Colleen Cirillo
Spring Tree Tour: Mount Pleasant Cemetery
Saturday, May 14, 10 a.m. to 12 noon
Public $20; Members $15
Explore the variety of unusual trees and shrubs thriving in the city’s famous 140-year-old Mount Pleasant Cemetery. Meet at the Mount Pleasant entrance office building and enjoy a brisk stroll, stopping to discover the unique horticultural components of the cemetery arboretum in spring. Identify budding trees and rare species of significant age. Enjoy the colours of spring and discover how to include any of these varieties in your garden.
[PG16S04] Frank Kershaw