Dunnville Horticulture Society

JUNIOR GARDENERS PROGRAM 2018 SEASON

Welcome back to our 4H friends.

Garden expectations:

-garden labelled with your name to identify for inspections

-spacing, weeding, watering, staking

You will be judged on your garden’s overall appearance

Dates:

Sat. May 12: Register and pick up your plants!

Sat. May 26: Planting Day! 8am-noon. Meet at Dunnville Bridge parking lot.

July: Home garden visits/inspections

August: Home garden visits/inspections

July 11: Workshop at Judy’s Plants and Garden Centre, 765 Bains Rd., South Cayuga. Birds and Bees. Make your own habitat.

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 4×6 with you in it

Sat. Oct. 20: Garden clean up day! Meet at the Dunnville Bridge parking lot, 9am-11am.

Margaret Bottrell, Jr. Gardener Coordinator

(289) 683-8850

DHS & 4-H Junior Gardeners Program 2017

Margaret Bottrell

Sat. May 13: Register and pick up your plants! 111 Broad St. E., Corner of Broad & Cedar St., at the Dunnville Country Parking Lot. 7am-noon.

Sat. May 26: Planting Day! 8am-noon. Meet at Dunnville Bridge parking lot.

July: Home garden visits/inspections

August: Home garden visits/inspections

Thursday, Oct. 19: Junior Gardener Awards Night as well as 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.

Sat. Oct. 21: Garden clean up day! Meet at the Dunnville Bridge parking lot, 9am-11am.

Margaret Bottrell, Jr. Gardener Coordinator

(289) 683-8850

*FLOWER/VEGGIE SHOW RULES

-only one entry per person per category

-all plants must come from your garden

-prizes for: 1st, 2, 3 in each category

Categories: largest sunflower head, best decorated or carved pumpkin, best vegetable animal, best flower arrangement