W.E.H.S. 2020 Program

All the meetings are held the third Wednesday of the month from February to May and from September through November at 7:30 p.m. at Monkland Community Center, 4410 Westhill Avenue, Montreal. Meetings, held in English, are open to the public.



Annual Perennial Sale

On behalf of our Executive Committee, please be advised that, unfortunately, current circumstances are preventing us from holding our annual perennial sale.

Stay safe and healthy and may you find peace of mind in the flora and fauna around you this summer,

Suzanne Csik, President, West End Horticultural Society


MAY 20: Topic: The Weekend Gardener - CANCELLED

Presenter: Terry O’Shaughnessy, Gardening Columnist & Ex. Dir. Of Hudson’s Greenwood Centre for Living History, shares valuable lessons on how to grow a successful garden without stressing out.

Summer Activity   - None



Topic: Medicinal Plants in the Garden & How To Dry & Use Them

Presenter: Alejandra Perez, Urban Agriculture Mgr. of The Depot Community Food Centre. Improve your health by growing your own medicinal herbs.

Photography Contest Kick-off: Any photo submissions will be collected this evening.

Unfortunately, due to COVID-19 and our wanting to keep our members safe, we will not be holding any meetings until further notice - Suzanne Csik, President, West End Horticultural Society

Please note: The meetings listed below were planned in advance and may be cancelled.

OCTOBER 21: Topic: The Healing Power of Cannabis

Presenter: Monica Giacomin, Herbalist & President of the Westmount Horticultural Society shares verything you need to know about the use of  the Cannabis plant.

All photos will be displayed this evening & contest winners will be named.

NOVEMBER  18: Topic: Creating Your Own Floral Arrangements 

Presenter:  TBD. Learn how to create floral arrangements for both the holidays and everyday. All arrangements raffled off at close of meeting.


Past Meetings

February 19, 2020:   Topic - Plants Behaving Badly!

A PBS Video Presentation on the intriguing behaviour of extraordinary plants. This one-hour video reveals a world of deceit & treachery worthy of any fictional thriller.

(Click to see the poster) Poster february 19 2020poster-february-19-2020.pdf


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