Information Booths

Meet NANPS volunteers at our Information Booths at the following locations to help you with your questions, obtain local genotypes of native plant seeds,  pick up information about upcoming native plant activities, and JOIN NANPS!

NANPS is operated entirely by volunteers.  If you would like to host a NANPS information booth near you or volunteer to help staff an already scheduled booth, please This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. us!   We'll be happy to find other NANPSters in your area to help.

Where We've Been 2014 Events:

Wednesday January 22

Dr. Barbara Fallis Memorial Speaker's Series Lecture, Scott Torrance

Toronto Botanical Gardens

Toronto, ON

 

Saturday February 1 and Sunday February 2     

Guelph Organic Conference,

Guelph, ON 

 

Tuesday February 11           

Dr. Barbara Fallis Memorial Speaker's Series Lecture, Panel Discussion on using Native Plants in Built Environments

Daniels Faculty of Landscape Architecture and Design,

University of Toronto,

Toronto, ON

 

Saturday February 22               

Get the Jump on Spring

Toronto Botanical Garden

Toronto, ON

 

Saturday March 1                 

Seedy Saturday

Vaughan City Hall

Vaughan, ON

 

Tuesday March 4          

Dr. Barbara Fallis Memorial Speaker's Series Lecture, Dr. Dawn Bazely

Lassonde Building,

York University,

Toronto, ON

 

Saturday March 8                 

Seedy Saturday

Evergreen Brickworks

Toronto, ON

 

Saturday March 8                 

Seedy Saturday

Century Gardens Recreation Centre

Brampton, ON

 

Saturday March 15              

Seedy Saturday

Scadding Court

Toronto, ON

 

Friday March 14 to Tuesday, March 18     

Canada Blooms,

Direct Energy Centre

Toronto, ON

 

Saturday March 22                 

Seedy Saturday

Blessed Cardinal Newman H.S.

Scarborough, ON

 

Sunday March 30                 

Seedy Saturday

Lawrence Heights Community Centre

North York, ON

 Where We've Been 2013 Events:

Saturday February 2 and Sunday February 3      

Guelph Organic Conference,

Guelph, ON 

 

Saturday February 23                

Jump on Spring

Toronto Botanical Garden

Toronto, ON           

 

Saturday March 2                  

Seedy Saturday and NANPS lecture, Paul Laporte

Vaughan City Hall

Vaughan, ON

 

Thursday March 7              

Dr. Barbara Fallis Memorial Speaker's Series Lecture, Mathis Natvik

Daniels Faculty of Landscape Architecture and Design,

University of Toronto,

Toronto, ON

        

Saturday March 9                  

Seedy Saturday

Evergreen Brickworks

Toronto, ON

 

Saturday March 16               

Seedy Saturday

Scadding Court

Toronto, ON 

 

Wednesday March 20 - Sunday March 24                 

Canada Blooms

Direct Energy Centre

Toronto, ON 

 

Wednesday April 17

Invasives Lecture, When Good Plants Go Wild, John Oyston            

Toronto Botanical Garden

Toronto, ON

 

Saturday April 27

Invasives Tour of Edwards Garden and Wilket Creek

New Native Woodland Garden Tour

Toronto Botanical Garden

Toronto, ON

 

Saturday May 11

NANPS Annual Native Plant Sale

Markham Civic Centre

Markham, ON

 

Wednesday June 26

 

Homegrown National Park Event

 Community Canoe Garden Launch

Fort York

Toronto, ON                                                                                                                                                                                     

Where We've Been 2012

Wednesday March 21, 2012 - Sunday March 25, 2012
Canada Blooms
Direct Energy Centre, CNE Grounds
Toronto, ON

Saturday January 28, 2012 - Sunday January 29, 2012
Guelph Organic Conference,
Guelph, ON

Saturday February 4, 2012
Seedy Saturday
Pickering, ON 


Where We've Been 2011

Saturday March 12, 2011  12 - 4 pm
Seedy Saturday 
Heron Park Community Centre 292 Manse Road
Scarborough, ON

Wednesday March 16 - Sunday March 20, 2011
Canada Blooms
Direct Energy Centre, CNE Grounds
Toronto, ON

Sunday March 27, 2011 1 - 5 pm
Seedy Sunday
Lawrence Heights Community Centre, 5 Replin Road
North York, ON

Saturday May 7, 2011  10 am - 3 pm
NANPS Annual Spring Native Plant Sale
Markham Civic Centre, Markham, ON

Saturday February 5, 2011 10 am - 3 pm
Seedy Saturday
Pickering Recreation Complex
1867 Valley Farm Road, Pickering, ON
including "Why Not Native" by Deborah Dale

Sunday February 13, 2011 12:30 pm - 6 pm
Seedy Sunday
Hart House, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON

Saturday February 19, 2011, 10 am - 4 pm
Getting the Jump on Spring
Toronto Botanic Garden
777 Lawrence Avenue East, Toronto, ON

Where We've Been 2010

Saturday January 23, 2010:  11 am - 3 pm, Scarborough, ON
Curran Hall Winterfest
Curran Hall Community Centre

Saturday January 30, 2010 - Sunday January 31, 2010:  10 am - 5 pm Guelph, ON
Guelph Organic Conference
University of Guelph

Saturday February 6, 2010: 10 am - 3 pm Pickering, ON
Seedy Saturday
East Shore Community Centre  910 Liverpool Road, Pickering, ON     

Saturday February 20, 2010 10 am - 4 pm Toronto, ON
Getting the Jump on Spring show & sale at the Toronto Botanic Garden 777 Lawrence Avenue East 

Sunday February 21, 2010  12:30-6 pm
NANPS booth & Workshop at Seedy "Sunday" in the Wychwood Barns  601 Christie Street
including a presentation by Deborah Dale Gardening with Nature -- is it against the By-Law?  2-2:45 pm  

Saturday February 27, 2010  9 am - 3 pm  Toronto, ON
City of Toronto Stewardship Forum  at the Toronto Botanic Garden 777 Lawrence Avenue East 

Saturday March 6, 2010  12 - 4 pm  Scarborough, ON
Seedy Saturday at the Storefront Community Centre
4040 Lawrence Avenue East   

Wednesday March 17 to Sunday March 21, 2010  10 am - 9 pm, Sunday 10 am - 6 pm
Canada Blooms at the Direct Energy Centre 100 Princes Boulevard  Toronto, ON  

Saturday May 8, 2010  NANPS annual Plant Sale   10 am - 3 pm  Markham, ON
Markham Civic Centre
Please visit the Plant sale page to order your plants and for more details about the speakers, information booths and other features of this amazing day!  

Saturday May 29, 2010  Withrow Park Farmers Market  9 am - 1 pm
between Logan & Carlaw, south of Danforth Avenue, Toronto ON
A great opportunity to walk the dog, pickup fresh organic produce, and native plants from NANPS of course!

Sunday June 6, 2010  Richmond Hill's Mill Pond Splash 12 - 4:30 pm
off Tench Street above Major Mackenzie Drive.   A wonderful, family friendly eco-fair!

Saturday June 19, 2010  Withrow Park Farmers Market  9 am - 1 pm
between Logan & Carlaw, south of Danforth Avenue, Toronto ON
A great opportunity to walk the dog, pickup fresh organic produce, and native plants from NANPS of course!

Sunday July 4, 2010  Aberfoyle Agricultural Society Garden tour 
Among the gardens is that of NANPS Director, Sue Stephenson.  Surely a native oasis not to be missed!

 

 

Cardinal Flower

Cardinal Flower (Lobelia cardinalis)