February news


February Updates and News

'Bring Back Nature' on Thur, Feb 24th, 7-9 pm.  Join experts and fellow landowners to learn and share experiences about how to restore and revitalize your property to forests, meadows, or wetlands. The goal is to restore 50 acres in Wilmot Township in 2022! Create natural landscapes, help pollinators, reduce flooding, and sequester carbon. Register on wilmothortsociety.ca  or email WilmotHortEvents@gmail.com.

WHS is offering more new and exciting events in 2022 for everyone. Click HERE  

Stay tuned for more details.

Wilmot Horticultural Society Membership offers discounts for several retailers. Support

the Society in its events and projects in the community such as cultivating civic gardens,

planting trees through Let’s Tree Wilmot or helping Junior Gardeners' youth.  Make

a difference by taking part in the committees while meeting like-minded people of all ages.  

$12 fee for 2022 sent to wilmothortsociety@gmail.com by e-transfer (with contact info).

(see address at bottom) or phone 519-662-6778 for other options. 

The beauty of webinars is that we are home and can enjoy offerings from other Horticultural Societies and groups. For an ongoing listing of events in the gardening community, follow our Facebook page. 

Here is a list of some sites to explore for topics of interest: 

Wild Ones (US) has a series of webinars. 
“Genetic Diversity and Plant Preservation” a free Webinar on Wed. Feb. 16th, 6 p.m. CT (note time zone). Register HERE. Their past presentations are on YouTube and they are excellent. Click HERE

Ottawa Horticultural Society offers free webinars but asks for donations or to join if you wish. HERE is their events list. 

Grey County Master Gardeners' upcoming webinar is on Gardening for Wildlife. Click HERE for more info and to register. 

Rideau 1000 Islands Master Gardeners have weekly and monthly webinars. Also, their website is a fountain of information on Wildscaping, Foodscaping, and Little Forests. The website is rideau1000islandsmastergardeners.com  and click HERE for the events page

Learn about Garden Design with Robert Pavlis on Feb 23rd at 7:00 pm by clicking HERE

Waterloo Region Nature offers many activities for everyone. This Saturday there is a kids program for learning Animal Tracking for example. For their calendar of events go HERE

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