Entertainment and activities | June 14, 2022
Do you have a green thumb, love gardening and have a blossoming passion for flowers? You’ll be “berry” happy to know that the City is celebrating the Year of the Garden. Throughout the year, the City will be hosting events and activities, sharing information about gardening and encouraging residents to try gardening.
The Canadian Garden Council and Communities in Bloom proclaimed 2022 as Year of the Garden. It is intended to be a celebration of everything garden and gardening related in Canada and everyone is invited to join the fun and “Live the Garden Life.” Mississauga joins approximately 57 other Canadian municipalities celebrating gardeners, gardening and gardens within their communities.
The City will be kicking off the Year of the Garden celebrations with a National Garden Day Event on June 18th at The Riverwood Conservancy. The event will highlight the gardens at Riverwood as well as showcase local community groups related to gardening. Attendees will have the chance to participate in the Birds and Blooms or Enabling Gardens Tours.
Residents can also continue the celebration with these exciting events and activities commemorating the Year of the Garden. Below are some of the events and activities:
In addition, this fall, the City will also install a pollinator garden to commemorate the 2022 Year of the Garden.
Learn more about Year of the Garden events and activities: campaign.mississauga.ca/year-of-the-garden
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