UPCOMING COMMUNITY EVENTS

Numerous horticultural events throughout the community, including workshops by the Master Gardeners, and films. Check the Calendar for more events and details.

Living the Change: Inspiring Stories for a Sustainable Future

Sponsored by Permaculture Kamloops – Wednesday March 27, 2019

See the trailer at https://livingthechangefilm.com/

Part of the Films for Change series sponsored by TRU’s Office of Environment and Sustainability
A panel discussion to follow the screening | Admission by donation

Doors open at 6:30, film starts at 7 PM | TRU Alumni Theatre (Clocktower) | 900 McGill Road

Kamloops Green Living Expo

Saturday May 11, 2019 – 10AM to 4PM  at  Sandman Centre,  Kamloops, BC

Our day-long speaker series topics range from healthy backyards, to living with pests and pollinators, to sustainable residential energy systems.  FREE & FAMILY FRIENDLY!

Details, exhibitor info and more on the City of Kamloops website, Community Events page.

Celebrate Local Food Production

Seedy Saturdays everywhere…    https://www.seeds.ca/events

 

LEARNING OPPORTUNITIES

Thompson Shuswap Master  Gardeners’ Events

March 30, 2019 DIRT vs SOIL

FOG EVENTS

2019 TRU Friends of the Garden – ANNUAL PLANT SALE – SATURDAY MAY 4TH

Details, plant lists, etc will be posted on the Special Events page as the information becomes available

For more information on annual FOG events see our Special Events page

CAMPUS MAP

NEW:
Lisa N. has created a facebook group under the name Thompson Rivers University Friends of the Gardens. She will be posting plant photos and reminders of upcoming events, including seasonal garden tours and FOG meetings.

The TRU Friends of the Gardens (FOG) will enrich people’s lives through its ongoing horticultural education and research programs. This mission statement will be implemented in the following ways:

Membership in TRU FOG shall be open to any member of the public. An annual membership fee shall be established and reviewed by the Executive Committee of FOG, subject to ratification at the subsequent annual general membership meeting.

The TRU Friends of the Gardens (FOG)

    Enriching people’s lives through ongoing horticultural education and research programs.

    • Encourage and promote awareness of horticultural and related issues
    • Create education opportunities for all age groups
    • Properly exhibit, preserve and expand the TRU horticultural plant inventory
    • Offer an exchange and provide evaluation of both new and heritage plant material
    • Provide a bridge between TRU and the horticultural community

TRU Friends of the Garden is a member of the BC Council of Garden Clubs.

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