[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]DUNNVILLE HORTICULTURAL SOCIETY

PROGRAM NIGHT:  MARCH 17, 2022  Minutes


7:10pm.    Program Night began with a welcome by Petra Kruis-Daly, Recording Secretary due to President Deb Z being away on vacation.


7:15pm.   Petra discussed the business at hand:


7:30pm.    Break for Refreshments were brought around by Nelly and Debbie T directly to tables for distancing due to Covid. Refreshments were provided by DHS. Hopefully we can return to food made and brought by members in the near future.


7:45pm.    Petra welcomed George Scott of Niagara Beeway who introduced himself and spoke about the benefits of certain insects in our lives. Niagara Beeway is a group who offers a free service to all in the Niagara area for anything ‘Bee’ related.

o   A donated fabric tote with a lovely ‘Bee’ design was donated by George, Cindy Huitema won the bag.

o   George had set up a table with a variety of items ‘Bee’ related for sale for $10 (over 50% discount on his regular price). Jars of Honey were available for a donation as well.


8:30pm.   Petra wrapped up the evening with these closing remarks:

The 5 members wearing the most green were: Tom Pettigrew, Cindy Huitema, Susan Milligan, Darlene Bucis, Betty Schriner. Each winner was asked to come to the ‘Prize’ table and select a prize.

o   April 21:Next DHS Program Night

o   May 6th: Plant drop off at the new Lighthouse, May 7:DHS Plant Sale

o   May 24/25/26: Planting Days! Listen for dates in the next month for time and locations..


Thanks to all our Board Members and volunteers who made tonight’s evening possible!  Together we all work together to make our Society a success!



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