Entries by Susan Murray

City of Surrey Cultural Grants Program Award

The Darts Hill Garden Conservancy Trust Society is very pleased to announce it was successful in its recent application to the City of Surrey Cultural Grants Program and will receive a second $5,000 grant to aid in publishing the book, “A Secret Garden: the Story of Darts Hill Garden Park” in 2019. Here is a […]

Douglas Justice – Featured Speaker at the AGM March 2, 2019

The DHGCTS is pleased to present Douglas Justice, Associate Director, Horticulture & Collections , UBC Botanical Garden as our featured speaker at the Society’s AGM March 2, 2019 to be held at Emmanuel Evangelical Church, 17029 16th Avenue, Surrey, BC (doors open at 9:30 am). Douglas’ talk is titled “Hiking the Mountains of Northern Vietnam”.  […]

December 20, 2018 Windstorm

The December 20, 2018 windstorm, described by BC Hydro as the worst storm in decades, caused minimal damage to the tree collection at Darts Hill Garden Park. The natural forest north of Bed 7 did not fare quite so well. Several large Alnus rubra, red alder, growing next to the Native Loop Trail failed catastrophically, […]

Welcome to the 2016 DHGCTS Board of Directors

At the February 29, 2016 Board meeting of the DHGCTS, the following Board members were elected by acclamation to these positions: Susan Murray, Chair, Pam Yokome, Vice-chair, Sanne Dryborough, Secretary, Kathy Piccott, Treasurer and Willa Downing, Membership.