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Speakers & Events 2024

Unless otherwise stated all our

speaker events take place on the

4th Tuesday of the month 

(no speaker events in June, July, August or December)

at

NOTL Community Centre

 14 Anderson Lane

Niagara-on-the-Lake

doors open at 6:00 pm, and speakers

present from 6:30 pm till about 8:30 pm.

  • 2024 HORTICULTURAL SOCIETY GARDENER'S GARDEN TOUR
    2024 HORTICULTURAL SOCIETY GARDENER'S GARDEN TOUR
    Sat, Jul 06
    Niagara-on-the-Lake Garden Tour
    Jul 06, 2024, 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
    Niagara-on-the-Lake Garden Tour, Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON, Canada
    Jul 06, 2024, 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
    Niagara-on-the-Lake Garden Tour, Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON, Canada
    TICKETS ON NOW!
  • Fundraising Summer Barbecue
    Fundraising Summer Barbecue
    Sun, Jul 21
    KENT HERITAGE FARMS
    Jul 21, 2024, 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
    KENT HERITAGE FARMS, 1139 Queenston Rd, St Davids, ON L0S 1J0, Canada
    Jul 21, 2024, 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
    KENT HERITAGE FARMS, 1139 Queenston Rd, St Davids, ON L0S 1J0, Canada
    SAVE THE DATE - KENT HERITAGE FARM FUNDRAISER BARBECUE
  • Liz Benneian - Environmental Science Educator and Advocate
    Liz Benneian - Environmental Science Educator and Advocate
    Tue, May 28
    Niagara-on-the-Lake
    May 28, 2024, 6:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
    Niagara-on-the-Lake, 14 Anderson Ln, Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON L0S 1J0, Canada
    May 28, 2024, 6:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
    Niagara-on-the-Lake, 14 Anderson Ln, Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON L0S 1J0, Canada
    Bringing Nature Back — a look at two park projects to restore native plants in Beamsville and Grimsby, plus my homegrown reforesting initiative, and a peek at the innovative effort by the Town of Lincoln to update their urban forest management policies based on best practices.
  • 2024 Annual Plant Sale - May 11 - Virgil Arena
    2024 Annual Plant Sale - May 11 - Virgil Arena
    Sat, May 11
    Niagara-on-the-Lake
    May 11, 2024, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
    Niagara-on-the-Lake, 1567 Four Mile Creek Rd, Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON L0S 1J0, Canada
    May 11, 2024, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
    Niagara-on-the-Lake, 1567 Four Mile Creek Rd, Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON L0S 1J0, Canada
    Back by Popular Demand - Our Annual Plant Returns for the Spring of 2024
  • A True Niagara Grass Roots Start up - While Cooking With Lavender by Melissa Achal from NEOB Lavender
    A True Niagara Grass Roots Start up - While Cooking With Lavender by Melissa Achal from NEOB Lavender
    Tue, Apr 23
    Niagara-on-the-Lake
    Apr 23, 2024, 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
    Niagara-on-the-Lake, Niagara on the Lake Community Centre, 14 Anderson Ln, Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON L0S 1J0, Canada
    Apr 23, 2024, 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
    Niagara-on-the-Lake, Niagara on the Lake Community Centre, 14 Anderson Ln, Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON L0S 1J0, Canada
    Join us for an interactive experience on lavender and essential oil producing plants. Through out the presentation you learn how to use your lavender in cooking, pruning and the distillation process.
  • Nassau Park Gardens Spring Clean up - Volunteers Wanted for Saturday April 20 9:30am
    Nassau Park Gardens Spring Clean up - Volunteers Wanted for Saturday April 20 9:30am
    Sat, Apr 20
    Nassau Park
    Apr 20, 2024, 9:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
    Nassau Park , Nassau St & William St, Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON L0S 1J0, Canada
    Apr 20, 2024, 9:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
    Nassau Park , Nassau St & William St, Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON L0S 1J0, Canada
    It is supposed to rain all day Friday so we have changed the date to Saturday April 20th
  • Janet Ennamorato - Garden Designer
    Janet Ennamorato - Garden Designer
    Tue, Mar 26
    Niagara-on-the-Lake Community Centre
    Mar 26, 2024, 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
    Niagara-on-the-Lake Community Centre, 14 Anderson Ln, Niagara-on-the-Lake
    Mar 26, 2024, 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
    Niagara-on-the-Lake Community Centre, 14 Anderson Ln, Niagara-on-the-Lake
  • Apple Hill Apothecary
    Apple Hill Apothecary
    Tue, Feb 27
    Niagara-on-the-Lake Community Centre
    Feb 27, 2024, 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
    Niagara-on-the-Lake Community Centre, 14 Anderson Ln, Niagara-on-the-Lake
    Feb 27, 2024, 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
    Niagara-on-the-Lake Community Centre, 14 Anderson Ln, Niagara-on-the-Lake
    Learn about Good Agricultural and Collection Practices (GACP) certification and what that means for traceability and sustainability around medicinal herbs.
  • Sean James - Sedges & Grasses
    Sean James - Sedges & Grasses
    Tue, Jan 23
    Niagara-on-the-Lake Community Centre
    Jan 23, 2024, 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
    Niagara-on-the-Lake Community Centre, 14 Anderson Lane, Niagara-on-the-Lake
    Jan 23, 2024, 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
    Niagara-on-the-Lake Community Centre, 14 Anderson Lane, Niagara-on-the-Lake
    Texture Workhorses: Grasses offer interest throughout the year, increase biodiversity and offer sound and movement. Their close relatives, sedges, are indispensable in the fast-growing area of rain gardens. Sean James, Master Gardener discusses how to incorporate grasses & sedges into your garden.
  • 2023 AGM & Pot Luck Dinner
    2023 AGM & Pot Luck Dinner
    Tue, Nov 28
    Community Centre
    Nov 28, 2023, 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
    Community Centre, 14 Anderson Lane, Niagara-on-the-Lake
    Nov 28, 2023, 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
    Community Centre, 14 Anderson Lane, Niagara-on-the-Lake
    Join us for a year in review at our Annual General Meeting (AGM) & to enjoy celebrating the end of another successful year with the joy of dining at our Annual November Pot Luck Dinner Night!
  • Rain Gardens & Storm Water
    Rain Gardens & Storm Water
    Tue, Oct 24
    Community Centre
    Oct 24, 2023, 7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
    Community Centre, 14 Anderson Lane, Niagara-on-the-Lake
    Oct 24, 2023, 7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
    Community Centre, 14 Anderson Lane, Niagara-on-the-Lake
    Michael Albanese will speak about ecological landscaping and storm water management where biodiversity & natural resources are cherished.
  • Dundas Ontario Flower Farm
    Dundas Ontario Flower Farm
    Tue, Sep 26
    Niagara-on-the-Lake Community Centre
    Sep 26, 2023, 7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
    Niagara-on-the-Lake Community Centre, Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON, Canada
    Sep 26, 2023, 7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
    Niagara-on-the-Lake Community Centre, Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON, Canada
    Tuesday, September 26, 2023 @ 7:00 p.m. in the auditorium at the NOTL Community Centre. Our speaker this month is Edu Pallek who will be speaking to us about his flower farm in Dundas, ON. Take a minute to visit his fabulous website. https://www.allwhowanderflowerfarm.ca/
  • Nicholas Goodwin on All Things Trees
    Nicholas Goodwin on All Things Trees
    Tue, May 30
    NOTL Community Centre
    May 30, 2023, 7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
    NOTL Community Centre, 14 Anderson Ln, Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON L0S 1J0, Canada
    May 30, 2023, 7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
    NOTL Community Centre, 14 Anderson Ln, Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON L0S 1J0, Canada
    Learn from a professional local arborist about town bylaws and what's involved in getting permits, what are the actual rules about taking down trees, when to prune, how to prune, diseases, native trees, non-native trees.
  • PLANT SALE
    PLANT SALE
    Sat, May 13
    Meridian Arena
    May 13, 2023, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
    Meridian Arena, 1565 Four Mile Creek Rd, Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON L0S 1J0, Canada
    May 13, 2023, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
    Meridian Arena, 1565 Four Mile Creek Rd, Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON L0S 1J0, Canada
    Perennials & Annuals & Shrubs, Tomatoes & Herbs, Garden Tool Sharpening & Gardening Advice CASH ONLY PLEASE
  • Native Plant Alternatives for Beauty and Function
    Native Plant Alternatives for Beauty and Function
    Tue, Apr 25
    NOTL Community Centre
    Apr 25, 2023, 7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
    NOTL Community Centre, 14 Anderson Ln, Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON L0S 1J0, Canada
    Apr 25, 2023, 7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
    NOTL Community Centre, 14 Anderson Ln, Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON L0S 1J0, Canada
    Lorraine Johnson is the author of more than 10 books on diverse subjects including native plant gardening, urban agriculture, and environmental issues.
  • Food Forest Garden
    Food Forest Garden
    Tue, Mar 28
    NOTL Community Centre
    Mar 28, 2023, 7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
    NOTL Community Centre, 14 Anderson Ln, Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON
    Mar 28, 2023, 7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
    NOTL Community Centre, 14 Anderson Ln, Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON
    Sharona Goren has a passion for permaculture and edible landscapes and has a keen interest in therapeutic gardening and the impact that gardening has on people and the environment.
  • The Benefits of Native Plants
    The Benefits of Native Plants
    Tue, Feb 28
    NOTL Community Centre
    Feb 28, 2023, 7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
    NOTL Community Centre, 14 Anderson Ln, Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON L0S 1J0, Canada
    Feb 28, 2023, 7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
    NOTL Community Centre, 14 Anderson Ln, Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON L0S 1J0, Canada
    Kerry Royer, Community Outreach & Engagement Specialist Niagara Peninsula Conservation Authority (NPCA) wil talk about incorporating native plants, trees and shrubs into your landscape as one of the greatest ways that you can benefit local wildlife.
  • Seedy Sunday
    Seedy Sunday
    Sun, Feb 26
    St. Giles Presbyterian Church
    Feb 26, 2023, 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
    St. Giles Presbyterian Church , 205 Linwell Rd, St. Catharines, ON L2N 1S1, Canada
    Feb 26, 2023, 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
    St. Giles Presbyterian Church , 205 Linwell Rd, St. Catharines, ON L2N 1S1, Canada
    Join you fellow gardeners and Master Gardeners of Niagara for a Seedy Sunday Exchange and Purchase. Child friendly.
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