Where can you Learn About Gardening in Calgary?

Posted by Justin Havre on Tuesday, April 15th, 2014 at 3:14pm.

GardeningIf you want to start a garden and you want to do it right, there are plenty of opportunities in Calgary to learn about gardening. The Calgary Horticultural Society is a great resource to use for all your gardening needs. They provide all types of choices from garden shows to workshops and more.

This charity is dedicated to supporting and cultivating the gardening community of Calgary. They provide a network of over 5,000 members and more than 100 community gardens. Whether you're looking for a workshop to attend or a garden of your own, you can find it with the Calgary Horticultural Society.

Upcoming events include:

Heirloom Edible Gardening for Calgarian's - Tuesday April 22nd from 6:30pm to 9pm

This event will provide a look into home gardening for items you can use for cooking and eating. It will be held at the Calgary Horticultural Society's Office located at 208 - 50 Avenue SW. The cost is $35 for members and $45 for non-members.

Great Annuals and Perennials for Calgary - Saturday, April 26th at 9:30pm and 12pm

Alice Anderson will speak at this workshop and share some of her secrets from her garden. The event will be held at the Calgary Horticultural Society's Office located at 208 - 50 Avenue SW. The cost is $35 for members and $45 for non-members.

A Community Gardens Resource Network (CGRN) How To: Earth Matters: Soil Health and Life for Community Gardens - Saturday, April 26th at 10am and 12pm

Discover everything you need to know about soil and how to use it to grow a better garden. This event will be held at the Calgary Canoe & Rowing Club located at 7305 Crowchild Trail SW and the cost is $10 per person.

These are just a few of the many events happening throughout the year. If you love gardening or you want to get into gardening, you can find out more by visiting the official website at, https://www.calhort.org.

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