Entries by Susan Murray

Dec 7/8, 2019 – Christmas Wreath Workshop

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 […]

Sept 14/15, 2019 – View From the Garden: Photography Workshop

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. […]

July 31 Book Launch Event

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 […]

July 31 Sounds of Summer

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.

July 12 Sounds of Summer

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.

May 23 visit of the Vancouver Rhododendron Society

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 […]

June 1 – Next Native Plant Work Party

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 […]

May 25 11 am – 12:30 pm Bee Curious: People, Plants, Pollinators

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 […]