november, 2020

10nov7:00 pmMoved OnlineVirtual EventComposting and Soil Management7:00 pm Event Organized By: Old Ottawa South Garden Club

Event Details

Bruce Watkinson is an Ottawa-born environmentalist and avid floral and vegetable gardener. He has been actively practising the art of composting (believing it to be the original recycling technology) for more than forty years. Bruce will share new and innovative ways of composting in addition to simple ways of capturing rainwater.

Here’s an article on Mushroom Composting

COVID-19 Arrangements

In line with the Firehall’s virtual-programming approach, Garden Club meetings will be held, at least until the end of the year, virtually using the Zoom application. Members should register either for the season or on a meeting-by-meeting basis with the Firehall’s online registration process to receive the Zoom meeting coordinates. Registration for tours will be directly with the tour organizer. Mask-use and appropriate physical distancing during tours must be observed.

Meeting Fees:


2020—21 season: $25 for individuals; $40 for a family; drop-in fee—$7 per meeting. Fees for Gees Bees and Riverwood Gardens tours and the seasonal workshop are extra.

Old Ottawa South Community Centre (The Firehall—260 Sunnyside Ave.) at 613 247-4946 and



(Tuesday) 7:00 pm


Virtual meeting


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