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:

Spring Annual General Meeting, District 9

SPRING AGM 2018 Working with Nature  Host: Niagara-on-the-Lake Horticultural Society Niagara-on-the-Lake Community Centre 14 Anderson Lane, Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON L0S 1J0 8:30 a.m. - REGISTRATION 10:00 a.m. - Judging and Meeting to begin Fee - $23 per person (includes lunch). Speakers: Joanne Young and Stacey Hickman. SpringAGMposter_2018

Vermeers Garden Centre, Welland


Earth Day Tree, Shrub and Perennial Sale!

This year it will be on April 23rd starting at 9:00am.  So far the weather is looking great for Monday which will be a change from the usual snowy or rainy weather.  Trees, shrubs, perennials and other sale item will be priced as marked.  Many item are in limited quantity. New this year is all newly delivered trees are going to be 30% off for the day and that includes the fresh shipment of fruit trees.  

Board of Directors Monthly Planning Meeting

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

Annual DHS Plant Sale Drop-Off

This is our biggest fundraiser of the year! Plant donations will be gratefully received on Friday May 11, 5-7pm, at 210 Main St East, parking lot by bridge. Plant sale begins Sat. May 12, at 7am and continues until noon. Volunteers are welcome. For more information, contact Debbie Thomas or Deb Zynomirski.

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