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RBG Burlington Organizational Passes

gardenKitchener members can now access a pass for free admission into the Royal Botanical Gardens, in Burlington! These passes are available for gardenKitchener members to use over the the 2023 season and allow entry for up to 6 people, plus 2 parking passes.


Click here to reserve the pass for a day. Once you select a day and complete the form, a gardenKitchener representative will be in touch to confirm the reservation. Note: passes must be picked up and returned from their starting location on the same day, to ensure they’re available for the next person to use on a following day.



The latest updates from the OHA

gardenKitchener (The Kitchener Horticultural Society) is part of the OHA (The Ontario Horticultural Association, or gardenOntario). As such, our members have access to all of the events and resources offered by gardenOntario. Here are some of the latest goings-on to be aware of:

Participate in GardenOntario’s virtual Earth Day Celebration

Happening on April 21st, 2023. Read the complete event details here.

Participate in the OHA District 2, 2023 Convention Bird House Auction!

This online auction fundraiser is hosted by District 2 of the OHA (Eastern Ontario, extending from Deep River and Madawaska to Smiths Falls and Ottawa). District 2 is hosting this year’s OHA Convention (July 21-23 at the The Brookstreet Hotel in Ottawa) and is raising money to support the event. Check out the available bird houses here. Bidding concludes on March 28th!

Please note that shipping costs would be additional to the cost of the bird house. If you are planning to attend the convention this summer in District 2, arrangements can be made to hold your bird house until then.

Read the latest edition of The Trillium

The Trillium is the OHA (Ontario Horticultural Association)’s quarterly newsletter. Download the Winter 2022-2023 edition here for the latest news from clubs and societies throughout Ontario.

Participate in the OHA 50/50 Raffle

Congratulations to the last winner of the 50/50 Raffle, Sally Drummond from the Erin Horticultural Society in District 7. The winning ticket number was B-14001 and the winner won $5670. Thank you to everyone who supported!

The next draw deadline for tickets is July 20th.  Purchase tickets here.


Review the AGM Materials

During our Annual General Meeting on January 24th, we discussed some key organizational documents. In case you missed it, you can still review all of the AGM materials here.


Note: this page is for active members only. You’ll need to sign in to take a look.



Read the gardenKitchener blog

Get the latest updates about gardenKitchener initiatives, hear about recent events and more. Read the blog here.