100th ANNIVERSARY of the SUMMERLAND RESEARCH STATION

Thu, 09/18/2014 - 13:45 -- Okanagan
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Date: 
Saturday, October 4, 2014

October 4, 2014 is the 100th Anniversary of the Pacific Agri-Food Research Station in Summerland.  In celebration of this Centennial the public is invited to join us for a full day of events at the gardens.

When - Saturday October 4th, 2014 10 am - 4 pm

Where - Summerland Ornamental Gardens, 4200 Hwy 97 S, Summerland   

Who - All are welcome

What - an 'Open House' at the historic Superintendent's House, with guided tours of the house and refreshments by the Friends of the Gardens; donations appreciated.

Hummingbird Information Centre hosting ‘Tours of the Gardens’:

10 - 11am Xeriscape in the Gardens - Kathryn McCourt

11 - 12pm The Welcome Garden & The Rain Garden - Donna Lane

12 - 1pm Grasses in the Gardens - Eva Antonijevic

1 - 2pm Trees in the Gardens - Peggy Zachary

2 - 3pm Highlights of the Gardens - Bev Krieger

Perennial Plant Sale for fall plantings and Silent Auction (cash or cheque only)

The garden tours are primarily being run by Master Gardeners who live in the South Valley.

 

Aaron Anderson - Chair, Friends of the Garden (FOG), Master Gardener in Training.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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