Join the Quadra Island Garden Club! Do you have an interest in gardening? Do you want to grow your own flowers, fruits, and veggies? Do you long to get your hands in the dirt? Are you interested in permaculture and food security? Then join the Quadra Island Garden Club! We’re a friendly bunch of gardeners who love to share our love of gardens and gardening. We usually meet on the second Monday of each month (unless changed due to a holiday) at 7:00 p.m. The cost to join is only $10 per individual or $15 per family. Drop-in visitors: $3.
We meet at the Quadra Island Community Centre located at 970 West Road. For more info about our meetings contact us.
ALL CORTES ISLAND & CAMPBELL RIVER GARDEN CLUB MEMBERS ARE FREE TO ATTEND ALL TALKS ON QUADRA & VICE VERSA! Bring your membership card.
Look what’s coming up at our Quadra Island Garden Club!
The Garden Club has a terrific line-up of speakers featuring talks on all aspects of gardening, composting, seed-saving, and soil health. In addition to our monthly speakers, we have two amazing plant sales, full-day workshops, “In-the garden” events, and field trips. There is a lot to interest any level of gardener from novice to expert so join your friends and neighbours; share your questions and knowledge. Everyone is welcome!
April 3rd, 7-9pm (note change in date due to Easter) at the Community Centre and over Zoom
“The Complete Talk on Ground Covers: Plants that Reduce Maintenance, Control Erosion, Improve the Environment & Beautify the Landscape” with author Gary Lewis
For more info, click HERE.
Annual Spring Plant Sale
Saturday, April 29th
10am @ the Quadra Community Centre
For more info, click HERE.
LEARN Food Security Hands-On Workshops
A Partnership between the Quadra Island Garden Club and ICAN (Island Climate Action Network)
No workshops planned at this time.
Other Events You Might Be Interested In
We would like our website to be a place to share other gardening workshops and events, both on Quadra Island and nearby. If you know of an event that Quadra Gardeners might be interested in, please go to the Contact Us page and send us all the info.
Gabbing About Gardening is a radio show/podcast and occasional Zoom gathering hosted by local Quadra and Cortes Island gardener extraordinaire Lucretia Schanfarber. To find out about upcoming shows or published podcasts, check out the Gabbing About Gardening Facebook page HERE. You can also find recordings for past shows on YouTube or wherever you find your podcasts. Just search for “Gabbing About Gardening.”
Denman Island Seedy Saturday 2022 Events this year included “Making the Case for Nuts in an Age of Climate Catastrophe” on January 29th, “Interactive Fruit Tree Pruning Webinar” with Kate Janeway on February 5th, and “Plan B(ean)” on February 12th.
For more information and recordings of the sessions, Click HERE
“Creating a Sustainable Food Environment for Pollinators & People Alike” with Master Bee-Keeper & Master Gardener Jenny Campbell 7:00 pm
“Creating a Sustainable Food Environment for Pollinators & People Alike” with Master Bee-Keeper & Master Gardener Jenny Campbell @ Quadra Island Community Centre
Mar 13 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Jenny will share her ongoing successes, challenges, and strategies involved in transforming the family farm into a sustainable food environment. Jenny and her parents run Campbell’s Gold Honey Farm and Meadery in Abbotsford. They are passionate about all things bees, from … Continued