2018 Speakers

January 2:
Jane Magri, Clinical Herbalist, Wildflowers Tea
Learn how simple yet effective herbal teas can improve your health.

February 6:
Suzanne Steed, Steed and Company Lavender Farm, Sparta
Suzanne’s talk will include the how, where, and when of growing lavender in Canada. This is a return visit for Suzanne who is back by popular demand.

March 6:
Farlee See, Moore Water Gardens, Port Stanley
Farlee will educate us about water lilies and aquatic plants as well as ponds.

April 3:
Denise Huck, Colour Paradise Greenhouses, Mannheim
Discover the latest trends for gardening in 2018.

May 1:
Bob and Ann Granatier, Trails End Iris Gardens, Brantford
Come and learn all about irises – the tried, the true, and the new!

June 5:
Stefan Weber, St. Williams Nursery and Ecology Centre, St. Williams
This nursery extends over 400 acres and includes 10 greenhouses. It is the largest source-identified native plant nursery in Ontario. There is so much to learn about this unique centre.

September 4:
Hilde Makkink, Makkink Sunflower Farm, Tillsonburg
Hilde will show off her spectacular sunflowers and other fall plants while sharing ideas for fall decorating.

October 2:
Andrew Fleet, Growing Chefs, Ontario
The mission for Growing Chefs is to get kids excited about wholesome, healthy foods. Andrew spoke at the District 10 Annual General Meeting and those in attendance said we absolutely must have him come to speak at one of our meetings.

November 6: 
Christine Chessell, Candy Maker/Chocolatier, Rheo Thompson Candies, Stratford
Learn (and sample) how candy is made and how Christine works with chocolate.

December 4:
Christmas Pot Luck Dinner
Members Only
Lions Auditorium, 6:00 p.m.

All programs are subject to change.