Free Naturescaping Seminar Series


Saturday March 25th 10:00-11:30 am., Victoria Hills Community Centre, 10 Chopin Drive, Kitchener

Amazing Annuals or Easy Containers

From the Marilyn Denis Show, Outdoor and Garden Expert Owen Reeves will show us his favourite annual plants for great summer colour, performance and low maintenance. He will go over some fun container combinations and tell us which are the easiest selections for sun and for the shade.

Speaker: Owen Reeves

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Wednesday March 29th 7:00-8:30 pm., Stanley Park Community Centre, 505 Franklin St. N., Kitchener

What to do with a Downpour: Ornamental Ways to Handle Rain Water

Learn ways to allow rainwater to soak into the soil while beautifying your landscapes and allowing a more unusual palette of plants used. Rain Gardens are a beautiful addition to any yard and allow the planting of some truly interesting plants. Sean will cover how to design and build a rain garden including placement, construction and plant choices.

Speaker: Sean James

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Sunday April 9th 1:00-2:30 pm., Cambridge Centre for the Arts, 60 Dickson Street, Cambridge (Multi Purpose Room)

Positively Pollinating!

Pollinators are essential for growing great gardens and food so we want to do what we can to help them. This seminar will highlight plant selection, habitat tips and maintenance tricks to create a beautiful garden to be enjoyed by you, the bees and the butterflies!

Speaker: Aileen Barclay

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Wednesday April 19th, 7:00-8:30 pm.,  RIM Park Room 207/208, 2001 University Ave. E., Waterloo

The Latest on Lawn Care

How do you get a happy and healthy lawn? One of the leading turf experts in Ontario, from the Vineland Research and Innovation Centre, looks at the latest solutions for common turf troubles to help you win the green grass battle.

Speaker: Dr. Michael Brownbridge

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Sunday April 23rd 1:00-2:30 pm., St Jacobs Country Gardens, 1661 New Jerusalem Rd, Elmira

Grow Veg in Containers and Small Spaces

You don't need an acreage to grow lots of your own veggies-and this inspiring talk will give you lots of ideas about how to maximize production from a small space. Get ideas for unique containers, find out about vertical gardening, see how easy it is to grow a rooftop garden, and get practical pointers about plant care. If you've ever wondered if it's possible to harvest lots from a small space, this talk is for you.

Speaker: Steven Biggs

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Contact: or 519-575-4400, x. 3151 for more information.