Thornhill Garden and Horticultural Society

Record Details
Alternate Name TGHS ; Thornhill Hort
Office Phone 647-527-6948
Primary Contact Bernadette Burns, President, Board of Directors, Thornhill Garden & Horticultural Society; Phone: 905-771-7851 * 416-527-6948; Email:
Alternate Contact Lenore Sheward, 2nd Vice-President, Treasurer, Thornhill Garden and Horticultural Society; Phone: 905-881-4898; Email:
Established 1914
Primary Executive Bernadette Burns, President, Board of Directors; Phone: 905-771-7851 * 647-527-6948; Email:
Alternate Executive Lenore Sheward, 2nd Vice-President, Treasurer; Phone: 905-881-4898; Email:
Description (Service) Horitcultural group * community beautification through various activities, including several civic improvement projects (planting and maintaining public and private areas), recognition of privately owned front gardens, monthly meetings with expert guest speakers on a variety of gardening topics, holding public exhibitions including flower shows, and promoting the circulation of horticultural materials

Bursaries 2 bursaries for Thornhill students pursuing post-secondary studies of horticultural-related topics at accredited University or College
Hours Contact for hours * monthly meeting Wed 7:30 pm - social time 7 pm * plant sales 9 am - 2 pm
Meetings Monthly membership meetings 3rd Wed of month (except Aug, Nov and Dec) in Rooms B1 and B2 of the Thornhill Community Centre at 7:30 pm
Areas Served Markham ; Thornhill ; Vaughan
Eligibility Ages: 18 year(s) and up 
individuals interested in horticulture, gardening and or community beautification * new members and guests welcome
Application Contact organization for information
Languages English
Fees Membership - Annual membership fee required $25 for single and $35 couple or family
Located In Community Thornhill East
Address & Map
Thornhill Community Centre
7755 Bayview Ave
Thornhill, ON
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Intersection Bayview Ave and John St
Mailing Address c/o Thornhill Garden and Horticultural Society c/o Bernadette Burns 
1 Royal Orchard Blvd, Unit 711 
Thornhill, ON L3T 3C2
Physical Access Fully Accessible - including parking, entrance, washrooms, and elevator
Service Categories Horticultural Societies
Print Material Thornhill Hort News - online newsletter, Annual Brochure, Annual Yearbook


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