Harriston Horticultural Society meeting

Harriston District Horticultural Society held the June meeting in the Complex, with a flower show. 

President Mary Reidt opened the meeting with O’Canada. John and Patti Mock form the Home Hardware presented “the Outstanding Organization award to the society. The Bevelled Edge Blade & Blacksmith trophy was designed last year by Michael Shannon, to be engraved for the recipient.

Glenn Hall, President of the Minto Chamber of Commerce presented the society with the John Wilkinson Plaque.

The garden festival was a great success again this year. The vendors were please with the new location. Some profits will go to the Christmas Food Hampers.

Kamma Thompson displayed several perennials and explained were and how to grow them, with a number of people purchasing one for their garden.

After the meeting was adjourned, a delicious lunch was enjoyed.

The next event will be the flower and vegetable show on August 19, 2010.