The Vancouver African Violet & Gesneriad Club meets between 2:00 and 4:00 p.m. on the third Sunday (unless otherwise posted) of January, February, March, April, June, September, October and November. Meetings are held in the Cedar Room of VanDusen Botanical Garden, 37th Ave. & Oak St, Vancouver.
Next meeting - Annual General Meeting June 11, 2017
The next meeting of the Vancouver African Violet & Gesneriad Club will be on June 11, 2017. Usually, our meetings are held on the third Sunday of the month - this one is different! It's our Annual General Meeting! The business portion will begin at 2:00, following a pot-luck lunch for members. Guests are welcome to join us for the business meeting, which will include a DVD presentations of the winning entries and new plant introductions at the African Violet Society of America (AVSA) and Gesneriad Society (GS) conventions last year. Awards will be presented to the winners of our own Show in May.
Location is the Cedar Room at VanDusen Botanical Garden, on the corner of Oak Street and 37th Avenue in Vancouver.
Mark your calendars for Saturday, May 6. That's the day that we hold our annual show, along with the always much-anticipated plant sale. So many beautiful plants to see and buy, more than just African violets!! There will be many exciting plants, leaves and cuttings available, - the old favourites, new hybrids and some rare, newly-discovered varieties. Location is the Floral Hall at VanDusen Botanical Garden at the corner of 37th Ave. and Oak Street. Doors open at 1:00 p.m. - come early for the best selection. Sales end at 4:00 p.m. Admission is once again free.