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Art and Music in the Garden HCP
Aug 26

Arts and Music in the Garden

By Scott McDonald

The 23rd Annual Arts & Music in the Garden festival supports the programs and development of the Gardens at HCP. The Gardens at HCP is a not-for-profit learning garden supporting development of horiculture knowledge from children to professionals to retired amateaurs. Arts & Music in the Gardens features local artists and musicians for you to […]

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Tofino Botanical Garden Winterlight schedule
Dec 13

Tofino Botanical Garden’s Winterlights

By Scott McDonald

This Week’s Winterlights Line up: Tuesday Dec 13th @ 7pm Winterlights Story Time ” The Polar Express” read by Cindy Hutchison with live music after by Claire Dresselhuis Thursday Dec 15th @ 7pm ***Light A Candle – Songs of Love, Joy & Peace Live Jazz performance by Esther Celebrini Friday, Saturday & Sunday (Dec 16,17, […]

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Tofino Winterlights
Nov 25

Tofino Winterlights

By Scott McDonald

Using light to create images and experiences that delight and inspire is as ancient as shadows on the walls of a cave. Some version of the expression,” there is light at the end of the tunnel,” is found in almost every language in almost all cultures. It speaks of hope and optimism, two qualities that […]

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mixology in your garden
Nov 24

Mixology and your Garden

By Scott McDonald

With the holiday season just around the corner, what better time to broaden your entertaining toolkit with some botanical cocktails? Cole Benoit will discuss botanicals you can grow in your home garden for cocktails, and ideas for using and preserving them for optimal flavour. We’ll sample cocktails made with winter inspired botanical ingredients and locally […]

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Wreath Sale at UBC Botanical
Nov 23

Wreath Sale 2016 at UBC Botanical Garden

By Scott McDonald

Don’t miss our annual sale of beautiful fresh holiday wreaths, handcrafted by our Friends of the Garden. Starts Wednesday, November 23rd. Also, are you a member?  Our annual Members’ Sale is here – Saturday, November 26th! Get 25% off at Shop in the Garden. Want to learn how to make a wreath of your own? […]

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Jun 17

BC Garden Escape Contest

By Scott McDonald

Gardens are meant to be shared, so in honour of National Garden Days, we’re holding a special contest with a grand prize of two complimentary adult admissions to each: VanDusen Botanical Garden and Bloedel Floral Conservatory, Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Classical Chinese Garden, UBC Botanical Garden, Tofino Botanical Gardens, Milner Gardens & Woodland, The Gardens at […]

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