Meetings are held the 3rd Tuesday of each month, January to June and September to November at the Ancaster Old Town Hall on Wilson St. Meetings begin at 7:30pm with an opportunity to meet and greet and enjoy refreshments. Meeting begins at 7:45 pm
Meetings and Speakers for 2017:
PLEASE NOTE: Trillium Awards nominations, for the most beautiful Ancaster front gardens, are now closed. Trillium judging begins on July 8th until July 23rd so if you see someone snooping around your garden during this period, it's probably us!!! All judging sheets used by our volunteer judges must be turned in by July 23rd and our Awards Ceremony will be held at Fieldcote Park & Museum on August 15th, 2017.
PLEASE NOTE: THERE WILL BE NO SOCIETY MEETINGS DURING THE MONTHS OF JULY AND AUGUST.
Our September, October, November meetings will be held at the Ancaster Library, Murray Ferguson Room (lower level) due to renovations at the Old Town Hall. Meetings will start at 7:30 sharp to meet the library closing time of 8:45pm
September 19, 2017: Jon Wells, Reporter with the Hamilton Spectator relates his "Experiences in Exploring the Natural Areas of Hamilton - 'Jon's Journey'."
Jon is a man of many talents, writer, author and winner of more than 25 national and provincial journalism awards. He has written many serial stories for the Hamilton Spectator and and has interviewed a half-dozen convicted killers in prison and research in Western Canada, India, Ireland and France. This evening we will learn about parts of Hamilton that most of us didn't know existed - Jon has explored them all!
October 17, 2017: Our October program is being changed. More details to follow.
What We Do
- We plant and maintain municipal gardens in 3 locations and the gardens at Fieldcote Memorial Park & Museum.
- Ancaster Square Millennium Park.
- Brandon Park.
- We run the annual Trillium Awards program in Ancaster for the
100 most beautiful front gardens.
- We hold an annual Flower, Vegetable & Photo Show
and Afternoon Tea in August of each year.
- We decorate the Old Town Hall for Christmas.
- Our annual fundraiser—our popular Plant Sale - is held on the May long weekend, which supports our
- And…we have a lot of fun! Come join us!