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May 2019

Tree Identification 101

May 5 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm UTC-4
Central Experimental Farm, Bldg. 72, Arboretum, Central Experimental Farm
Ottawa, ON K1A 0C6 Canada
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WHEN: Sunday May 5th, 2019 at 10am WHERE: Meet at Building 72 in the Arboretum at the Central Experimental Farm, east of the Prince of Wales roundabout DETAILS: The tour leader Ken Farr and and co-leader Zoe Panchen will focus on how to identify the trees in the Arboretum The emerging spring flowers on the trees will be a bonus for this tour as you learn more about the tree species No special knowledge is required Although the tours are…

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Friends’ Plant Sale

May 12 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm UTC-4
Central Experimental Farm, Bldg. 72, Arboretum, Central Experimental Farm
Ottawa, ON K1A 0C6 Canada
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WHEN: Sunday May 12, 2019 from 9am to 1pm RAIN OR SHINE WHERE: Parking lot beside K.W. Neatby Bldg at Carling & Maple Drive, follow the signs DETAILS: Get everything you need for your garden at our spectacular plant sale – here is this year’s vendor list Over 30 of the region’s top specialty growers and nursery vendors are assembled in one location- no need to drive across town to visit each one! Master Gardeners of Ottawa Carleton are on hand with free advice on all…

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Mother’s Day Brunch

May 12 @ 10:30 am - 2:00 pm UTC-4
Canadian Museum of Nature, 240 McLeod Street
Ottawa, Ontario K2P 2R1 Canada
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Treat Mom to an amazing brunch experience at the museum. No cooking or dishes to worry about! After enjoying a buffet feast, stroll through the museum's fascinating galleries and discover Canada's amazing natural history. Menu Highlights breakfast bar, omelette station assorted salads, cheeses and charcuterie Roast beef, Atlantic salmon, pear-glazed chicken, pasta station and other hearty fare (including a vegan option) French pastries, cakes and other delectable desserts and more! Prices Note:  You must pay the museum admission in addition to the brunch price. …

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Food For Thought Lecture Series: Food Off The Beaten Track

May 13 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm UTC-4
Canada Agriculture and Food Museum Discovery Park, 901 Prince of Wales Dr
Ottawa, Ontario Canada
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Speaker: Geneviève LeGal-Leblanc, co-owner of Ferme et Forêt Presented in the Three Sisters Hall, Learning Centre

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Kitchen Gardens

May 14 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm UTC-4
Central Experimental Farm, Bldg. 72, Arboretum, Central Experimental Farm
Ottawa, ON K1A 0C6 Canada
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WHEN: Tuesday May 14th, 2019, from 7pm to 9pm WHERE: Building 72 in the Arboretum at the Central Experimental Farm, east of the Prince of Wales roundabout DETAILS: This illustrated talk, presented by Master Gardener Judith Cox, will explore several aspects of vegetable gardens though the ages. This talk will outline how vegetables can be grown in large spaces or small pots giving the opportunity to everyone to try and harvest their own bounty. COST: Individual Lectures: $12 FCEF member, $15 non-members Member: $12  Non-member: $15 INFO:…

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Lilac Walk

May 19 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm UTC-4
Central Experimental Farm, Bldg. 72, Arboretum, Central Experimental Farm
Ottawa, ON K1A 0C6 Canada
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WHEN: Sunday May 19, 2019, at 1pm WHERE: Meet at the Macoun Garden in the Ornamental Gardenswest of the Prince of Wales roundabout DETAILS: Take a guided tour of the Central Experimental Farm Lilac Walk with the Friends expert Lilac Team Visit more than 200 Lilac varieties in the CEF Collection, some dating to the turn of the last century Some of the original lilacs planted in the Arboretum in 1886 were moved to the Lilac Walk in 1919 Park at Canada Agriculture and Food Museum lot (Pay…

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