Founded in 1929, DHS is a welcoming group of people of all ages and gardening stages.

Our monthly program nights (Third Thursday of each month from Sept-June) are held from 7:00pm-9:00pm at the Dunnville Optimist Club Hall, located at 101 Main St. E. Doors open at 6:30pm. Programs are free and open to everyone.

Over 20 Junior Gardeners added energy to our group of 253 members in 2017. In 2017 our membership logged over 3200 volunteer hours. We are excited to see what 2018 brings.

Box 274 Dunnville, Ontario N1A 2X5, Canada


Our updates:

Board of Directors Monthly Planning Meeting

DHS Executive & Board of Directors will meet at the Optimist Hall for their Monthly Planning Meeting.

Haldimand Motors Trike Race

Jr. Gardeners Event

Sept. 20: Junior Gardener Awards Night &  Flower/veggie Show at the Dunnville Optimist Hall, corner of Main/Cedar St. All entries must arrive by 6:30pm. Program begins at 7pm. Judging to follow. Parents, siblings, and other family members are welcome. Categories: largest sunflower, bouquet of flowers, plant animal, decorated pumpkin, your garden photo 4x6 with you in it

Monthly Program Night

Doors open at 6:30pm. Our program nights are free and open to everyone, members and non-members alike. Please join us for friendship, refreshments, Jr Gardener's Flower and Vegetable show and Awards night. Also an informative evening: Sweet Grasses Gardening-Learn the history, basketry, craft and medicinal uses.

Speaker: Adrianne Lickers of Six Nations Market & Garden Coordinator

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