April 12th: Darren Heimbecker from Whistling Gardens-Building Canada’s Newest Botanical Garden
Admission $7.00 advance tickets necessary. Limited seating remains (03-31-16) Contact Pam Chellew to reserve (705-657-3072)
The presentation will cover some of the latest woody plant introductions and a light hearted look at the behind the scenes of building of the Canada’s Newest Botanical Garden.
Since opening in 2012, Whistling Gardens has received two major awards and was recently voted as one of “The Best Botanical gardens in Canada” and the #4 Conifer Garden in the world to visit. Explore nearly 20 acres of gardens and view over 4,000 thousand different plants. A kaleidoscope of autumn colour awaits you!
The Musical Fountain Program with 110 fountains choreographed to music runs daily at 11:15, 1:15 and 2:15. Many different birds including Peacocks and Swans can be found in the garden aviary too. Definitely worth a visit!