Join Us 2nd Wed Evening Every Month

First Unitarian Fellowship Church of Nanaimo, 595 Townsite Rd, Nanaimo, BC V9S 1K9
Wednesday Evening meetings
6.30 pm Doors open – Displays, Library, and Social
7.00 pm Programme often with Speaker, Short Business meeting, Social break with goodies $1
Show What You Grow March-November
Visitors welcome $3 drop-in fee, which can be applied towards a membership

Winter and Spring Planter
Beryl's Winter turned Spring Planter

Next Meeting Wednesday April 12th, 2023 then Wednesday May 10th

Wednesday April 12th, 2023 7 pm. Doors open 6.30 pm

Speaker: Dorothee Kieser

Growing Tomatoes: the hows and the problems. Favourite varieties.  Different types (early/late, vine/bush, small/large, red/other colours).

For most of her working life, Dorothee was a biologist at Fisheries and Oceans at the Pacific Biological Station in Nanaimo. Upon retirement she wholeheartedly embraced gardening. As a certified Master Gardener, she is an active member of the Vancouver Island Master Gardeners Association (now as Past president and Lead Mentor), regularly volunteers both at the Beban Learning Gardens and at Milner Gardens and Woodlands. She maintains her own large vegetable garden and teaches practical gardening through hands-on and theoretical sessions.

Saturday morning May 6th, 2023 Nanaimo Horticultural Society Plant Sale Nanaimo North Town Centre

Wednesday May 10th, 2023  7 pm. Coors open 6.30 pm



NHS Annual Spring Plant Sale

Our annual Plant Sale is happening on Saturday May 6th, 2023 at 10am-2.30 pm Nanaimo North Town Centre.

The sale supports a bursary for a deserving VIU Student in the Horticultural program.


Open to the Public Gardens Tour – No date at this time

Thanks to all our Gardeners who generously opened their gardens to Nanaimo garden lovers. 

Thanks for coming to view the gardens and we hope to see you at our monthly meetings.


Veggies Beryl

Fountain individual


Canada Tulips