Join us for our annual fall celebration. The event is free and everyone is welcome!
We’ll be hosting a panel discussion on Urban Agriculture in Ottawa with panelists from Just Food, Hidden Harvest Ottawa, Backyard Edibles, and Capital Greens Urban Farm. Come out and hear about the state of urban agriculture in Ottawa, from the perspective of local urban farmers and other community initiatives.
We’ll also be reporting on COG OSO’s 2016-2017 work in the community, recognizing our dedicated volunteers, and will be providing refreshments.
We hope to see you there!
Friday, September 1, 2017 at 2:30 pm
800 St. Laurent, Ottawa, Ontario
There will be expressions of appreciation to Senior Organic Gardeners’ major funder, the Trillium Foundation, and to our grassroots donors and supporters
Tours of the gardens – Aboriginal singing & drumming – Refreshments served
Please come and meet some of our senior gardeners!
RSVP to Margaret at: firstname.lastname@example.org
The Ontario Trillium Foundation (OTF), an agency of the Government of Ontario, is one of Canada’s largest granting foundations. With a budget of over $136 million, OTF awards grants to some 1,000 projects every year to build healthy and vibrant Ontario communities.
Senior Organic Gardeners – established in 2012 – offers opportunities for seniors to engage in organic vegetable, herb and edible flower gardening, and to benefit from the healthy activity and restful therapy that gardening can offer.