Everyone is welcome – membership is not required to attend a meeting but we do ask for a $3 drop-in donation from non-members.
Doors open at 7 p.m. Please arrive early as the meeting starts promptly at 7:30 p.m.
Icebreaker at 7:15 p.m. – Optional to attend.
Topic: There will be no ice breaker at this meeting due to the Bring a Friend Night – Gift Basket Giveaway.
Guest Speaker: Ken Willis, NPD
Topic: Transplanting Trees and Shrubs
Ken Willis is the Head of Horticulture at the University of Alberta Botanic Garden. Previously, he was the lead on Horticulture and Urban Forestry at the Town of Stony Plain as Operator II. Ken is a graduate of the Niagara Parks Commission School of Horticulture and a certified Arborist with the International Society of Arborists. Ken is a resident of Stony Plain. He will be presenting an update on the exciting new developments at the University of Alberta Botanic Garden and discussing research on current tree planting best practices.
Other meeting details:
Bring a Friend Night – Gift Basket Giveaway valued at $100!
Any non-member guest that comes to this meeting will be eligible for one entry into the draw. (Please note that a $3 drop-in fee is still applicable for non-members to attend this meeting.)
Any SPHS member who brings one or more non-members will also be eligible for one entry into the draw regardless of how many guests they bring.