Coming Events and Activities:

Qualicum Beach Seedy Saturday Feb. 1st:

The 18th Annual Qualicum Beach Seedy Saturday will be held on February 1st 2020 from 10 AM to 3:30 PM at the Qualicum Beach Civic Centre 747 Jones St., in Qualicum Beach. Featuring Guest Speakers, Seed Swap, Master Gardener Consults, Door Prizes & Raffle. Admission by donation. FMI: call Murray Chantler @ 250-248-7712

NIRS Executive Meeting Feb. 4th:

The February 4th, 2020 executive meeting will be held at the home of Joanne & Doug Williams at 614 Jubilee Court in Comox. The meeting will begin at 10:00 am.  Members are asked to review the January executive meeting minutes and reports in preparation for the meeting.

NIRS Monthly Meeting Feb. 11th:

On Tuesday, February 11th, we will feature a special showing of the movie “The Gardener”  for our members and guests. The movie showcases the 20 acre English-style garden and summer estate of gardener & horticulturalist Frank Cabot.  
Nestled in the rolling hills of Charlevoix County in Quebec, this estate garden was developed over 75 years and three generations. It is an enchanting place of beauty and surprise that has become one of the world’s foremost private gardens.

Doors will open at 7 pm with the presentation beginning at 7:30 pm. Members and guests welcome!

ARS 75th Annual Convention in Portland, Oregon – April 30 to May 3, 2020


Registration for the 75th Anniversary Convention began on December 2, 2019. Register online at the ARS 2020 Convention Website or use the insert published in the 2019 Fall Quarterly ARS Journal.  For more information, visit our page featuring the ARS 75th Annual Convention.