Explore your creativity using a mix of foliage from Darts Hill Garden Park to create your own unique Christmas wreath with Sharon Lawson. The workshop includes some foliage from the garden with festive refreshments. Participants must bring secateurs or sharp scissors and a pair of gloves. Bring your own wreath making supplies or purchase from […]
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Come join us for a two-day garden photography workshop. Think about garden scenes in advance. Tell a story. Lead the viewer into the scenes and say something about the mood or character of the garden. The instructor, Scarlet Black (MFA), is an artist photographer best known for her garden photography and impressionist motion blur photographs. […]
Darts Hill Garden, with its spectacular flowers, exceptional foliage and sun-dappled paths, is a wonderful place to enjoy a sunny afternoon. A highlight of this years’ summer will be the official launch of “A Secret Garden: The Story of Darts Hill Garden Park” on Wednesday July 31 from 3- 5 pm. Meet the author, get […]
Attend the free music concert offered through the City of Surrey’s popular Sounds of Summer series featuring the Big Band sound of the Bruce James Orchestra. From 6:30pm to 8pm with gates open at 5pm, no pets.
Attend the free music concert offered through the City of Surrey’s popular Sounds of Summer series featuring the Folk-Roots Fusion sound of “The Wheat in the Barley” Band. From 1:00pm to 2:30pm with gates open at 11am, no pets.
The Vancouver Rhododendron Society (VRS), a chapter of the American Rhododendron Society, visited Darts Hill Garden Park May 23, 2019 to view the beautiful late May blooms. Darts Hill Garden Park is well known for its collection of Rhodos as Mrs. Darts grew and planted hundreds of them over the years. Darts Hill Guides Pam […]
Next Native Plant Work Party – Saturday June 1, 9:15 am to 11:30 am Darts Hill Garden Park. Please join in! The main tasks will be cutting back rampant shrubs and vines and removing rapidly growing non-native weeds. New volunteers are welcome – those who want to learn more about native plants and those who already […]
“Inside a garden art becomes touchable and unprecious. Interacting with the elements and people, insects and birds, it is changed”. This is the artist statement of Rosemary Burden, one of 16 artists highlighted in the Understory program and map, available at the Welcome Desk at the entry to Darts Hill Garden Park. Sixteen artists, all […]
This is a basic workshop designed for those who have never handled live bees. Bee biology and behaviour, basic beekeeping and bee friendly gardening will be covered. There will be on-site (Maple Meadows) hive demonstrations as each topic is discussed. The registration fee is $35.00. DHGCTS members will receive a $10.00 discount at checkout (with […]
“The book is the remarkable tale of the life of Ed and Francisca Darts. Margaret Cadwaladr has skillfully woven together many threads; the Darts life together, the early beginnings of the garden with a fruit and nut orchard and the development of Darts Hill Garden Park into the unique garden it is today. A charming […]