6 events to mark in your diaries in Gueph this week
TOPS-Put on pounds the sensible way
A weight loss support group. The weigh-in begins at 6:00 p.m. and the meeting begins at 6:30 p.m. The first meeting is free. The annual cost is $46.00. Meetings are weekly on Thursdays.
Location and venue: 95 Crimea Street, Guelph, Ontario N1H 2Y5 (TOPS) Date and time of the event: Thursday, February 7, 2019 6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. Public: All ages Price: Free
The art and practice of pruning
This hands-on half-day indoor/outdoor workshop teaches the principles of easy and correct pruning in the home landscape. Participants learn how to choose the right equipment and how to keep it neat and clean.
Location and venue: 200 Arboretum Rd, Guelph, ON, Guelph, ON, N1G2W1 (Arboretum Center) Date and time of the event: Tuesday, March 22, 2022 1:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. Public: All ages Price: $60 (plus HST) per person if booked before early bird deadline Register by: Monday, March 14, 2022
Fundamentals of virtual gardening
Garden Fundamentals will focus on ornamental gardens including trees, shrubs, perennials, bulbs and grasses. You will have a good understanding of how these plants grow and how they relate to the soil.
Location and venue: 200 Arboretum Road, Guelph, ON, N1G 2W1 (Virtual on Zoom) Date and time of the event: Tuesday, March 22, 2022 7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Public: All ages Price: $10 (plus HST) per person, per session Register by: Monday, March 14, 2022
Virtual: series of insects
The Arboretum is hosting a series of online insect workshops. Join us to learn about butterflies, moths, dragonflies, damselflies and aquatic insects.
Location and venue: online event, Guelph, ON (virtual event via Zoom) Date and time of the event: Thursday, March 24, 2022 9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. Public: All ages Price: $10.00 (plus HST) per session
Imagine using the rain from your roof to water your garden, wash your clothes, and even flush your toilet.
Location and venue: 42 Carden St. Guelph, ON, 42 Carden St., Guelph, ON, N1H 3A2 (ONLINE) Date and time of the event: Thursday, March 24, 2022 7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. Public: Adults Price: Free
The legendary blues band Downchild
With bouncy, infectious and soulful sound, the award-winning Legendary Downchild Blues Band delivers a live show like no other. The iconic Canadian band celebrates its 50th anniversary with an electrifying performance in Guelph.
Location and venue: 35 Woolwich Street, Guelph, ON, N1H 3V1 (River Run Centre) Date and time of the event: Saturday March 26, 2022 8:00 p.m. – 11:59 p.m. Public: All ages Price: Visit riverrun.ca