Seed Library Programmes

Seed Library Programming

In partnership with Our Food Future Guelph Wellington, we are thrilled to be hosting a series of speakers in support of our Seed Libraries this September and October. These local growers have a wealth of knowledge and experience, and we hope this series will be a great opportunity for like-minded gardeners in our community to connect and share.

Click on the link for each programme to register.

Click here to learn more about our Seed Libraries.

Seed Saving 101

Many of the vegetable seeds grown in your garden can be collected and saved for next year’s planting. We’ll explore basic botany and seed saving methods and how you can save money and increase biodiversity by saving your own seeds.

Saturday, September 10
10:00 am - 11:30 am
Palmerston Branch

CANCELLED Thursday, September 15
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Arthur Branch

Friday, September 30
10:00 am - 11:30 am
Drayton Branch

Thursday, October 6
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Harriston Branch


Grow Food, Save Seeds!

Share decades of growing experience turning barren patches and empty pots into bountiful harvests with Master Gardener Kat Granger. Enjoy the deep rewarding connection with nature and food- starting right in your own garden. Learn great tips on growing and preserving nature's abundance with seeds!

RESCHEDULED for Saturday, October 1
10:00 am - 11:30 am
Hillsburgh Branch

Thursday, September 22
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Fergus Branch


Saving Seeds and Tucking in Your Garden For Winter

Seed Saving is an opportunity to step into a fascinating world of getting to know plant on a deeper level. Come learn some tips and tricks to get you started on your journey as a seed saver! We will also explore how to get your garden ready for winter in a way that will help build your soil.

Saturday, September 17
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Elora Branch

Thursday, September 29
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Puslinch Branch


Grow Good Food in Your Own Backyard

Share decades of growing experience turning barren patches and empty pots into bountiful harvests with Master Gardener Kat Granger. Enjoy the deep rewarding connection with nature and food- starting right in your own garden. Learn great tips on growing and preserving nature's abundance with seeds!

Wednesday, September 28
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Aboyne Branch


Season Extension for the Backyard Grower

We have a short growing season up here! Come learn about some practical and simple ways to extend your growing season to keep you eating fresh produce from your own garden for as long as possible!

Thursday, October 6
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Marden Branch

Saturday, October 22
10:00 am - 11:30 am
Rockwood Branch

 

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