Athens Garden Club & Horticultural Society

Description and Services
Description (Service) Gardening club made up of gardeners with varying levels of horticultural experience * responsible for maintaining various gardens in public spaces, including the Athens Community Garden; harvested crops are donated to the Athens Food Bank * excursions * guest speakers * volunteer opportunities
Hours There are no office hours
Meetings Third Tuesday of the month, January-June and September-November 
Annual General Meeting: November, see website for the details
Areas Served Athens - and surrounding area
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Call or visit website for more information
Languages English
Fees Membership - $10 annually (2017) ; Admission - for non-members: $3 (2017)
Service Categories Horticultural Societies
Contact Information
Social Media Facebook
Primary Contact Jean Brassington, President
Alternate Contact Freda Schaafsma, Secretary
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Athens (Town of)
Address & Map
Meeting location - Athens Free Methodist Church Fellowship Hall
58 Elgin St
Athens, ON K0E 1B0
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Intersection Elgin St N and Pearl St
Mailing Address PO Box 92 
Athens, ON K0E 1B0
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Parking Free parking
Other Details
Established 2003
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs (OMAFRA) ; Fundraising ; Membership fees
Elections The Board of Directors is elected annually.
Resources Newsletter
Resources Website
Accreditation Yes, by Ontario Horticultural Association

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