Community Events

Owner Mary Reid often lends her time and knowledge to various events around the city. Below is a look at the community events Green Thumb Garden Centre has taken part in.

2020

2019

  • Partnering with Ottawa Community Housing – various gardening projects
  • Grassroots Festival Launch – March 2019
  • Grassroots Festival – Children’s workshop – Bee Baths – April 2019
  • Garden Days –  June 2019 This year we celebrated gardening and its contribution to one’s own wellness.  We also honoured some Ottawa residents who have been gardening for many many decades!

2018

  • Partnering with Ottawa Community Housing – Various gardening projects
  • CBC Interview –  A late Spring and miscellaneous gardening questions – May 3rd, 2018
  • Canada’s 150th Birthday Garden Project (Wildflower Garden of Remembrance) – Canadian War Museum with the Ottawa Garden Club, May 2018
  • Canadian Tulip Festival “Garden Celebrities” Program – May 2018
  • Spokesperson for Ottawa Garden Days – June 15th (Launch), June 16th-24th, 2018
  • CBC Interview – July 11th, 2018 – Gardening and dry weather
  • Garden Expert on Promenade Tour – July 28th, 2018