July Education Night

Communities Growing Food  By Community Outreach Intern  On Thursday July 12, from 6 PM – 7 PM there will be an Education Night at The Gathering Place Gardens. The event is hosted by the North Bay Heritage Gardeners and presented by Damian MacSeáin discussing Communities Growing Food. Education Nights are a fundamental element in our … More July Education Night

Garden for Your Health

Horticultural Therapy  By Community Outreach Intern The North Bay Heritage Gardeners are a group of community-minded people working together to improve the Heritage Gardens beautification, promote horticultural stewardship and encourage people to engage in our environmental program. NBHG works diligently to promote our 50+ garden beds along the two-mile walk that follows Lake Nipissing. The garden … More Garden for Your Health

Annual Spring Waterfront Cleanup Recap

2018 Waterfront Cleanup recap  By Community Outreach Intern As the winter season came to an end after its prolonged stay, the subsequent accumulation of debris and litter muddles the beautiful waterfront beds that we work so diligently to keep flourishing.  Each year a team of appreciated gardeners gather to collectively restore the flower beds and … More Annual Spring Waterfront Cleanup Recap

Welcoming a New Addition to our Team!

New Community Outreach Intern By the Executive Team The 2018 gardening season is upon us, and with it comes a new addition to our Heritage Gardeners team! Since early 2017, Jade Scognamillo has been acting as our Volunteer Coordinator/Director, overseeing the volunteer program with which comes a lot of responsibility. Jade has been a wonderful … More Welcoming a New Addition to our Team!

Bee Homes

Heritage Gardeners Bee Homes By Hilary Wildcat There are many benefits to having bee homes in gardens for both the bees and as well as the garden itself. Bees provide the plants with pollen, which in turn creates a more desirable flower or plant. Along with giving the bees a sustainable place to thrive healthily. … More Bee Homes