July 1 to October 13

Earth Art Exhibition

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Earth Art, also known as “Ephemeral Art”, is an exciting genre of art that has emerged out of the contemporary world’s growing environmental consciousness. Art is created using natural elements – earth, stone, trees, plants, even ice, to create an art form that dialogues with nature...

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The International Sculpture Collection

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In 2013 Dan Lawrie, Hamilton businessman and Burlington resident, made a 10-year commitment to donating sculpture to Royal Botanical Gardens which has created The International Sculpture Collection.

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September 20

Member’s Mulch Day

8:00AM - 12:00PM | Mercer’s Glen Site (Old Guelph Road)

Members! Help yourselves to our mulch — a small donation offsets the cost of providing this opportunity. Bring your own containers, shovel or scoop and your membership card as this event is exclusive to RBG members.

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September 20

Great Canadian Shoreline Clean-Up

Join us as we participate in the Great Canadian Shoreline Clean-up to take action against shoreline litter. As the water recedes, litter is exposed that can be detrimental to fish and wildlife. Two highly visited areas of RBG properties are the focus of this clean-up – Princess Point and Carroll’s Bay. Follow the link below to register for one of these sites.

October 11

Moonlight Series | Harvest Moon Feast and Garden Party

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Experience the splendor of Royal Botanical Gardens by the light of the moon! With a signature cocktail in hand, music in the air, and a brilliant moon overhead, guests will join RBG experts for a leisurely tour and learn about some of The Gardens’ most celebrated features. This nighttime series features Magnolias by Moonlight, Lilacs by the Light of the Moon, Moonlit Roses, and Moonlight Paddle of Cootes Paradise Marsh.

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November 13 to 15

Auxiliary - Christmas Show and Sale 2014

10:00AM to 4:00PM | Camilla and Peter Dalglish Atrium; RBG Centre

We are excited to show you new ideas for seasonal design.
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December 2 and 3

Auxiliary - Evergreen Design Workshops

Hosted by the Auxiliary Workshop and demonstrated by experienced designers at RBG Centre.
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April 25 to October 13

Green Legacy

RBG Centre, Mezzanine

Explore the beauty, diversity and vulnerability of Canada’s native plants in this interactive, family-friendly exhibition. Developed by RBG in partnership with the Canadian Museum of Nature, Green Legacy challenges us to think about native plants and how they define our country and ourselves. Take part in one of our free Green Legacy wildflower walks this spring and summer!