Who are We?

All residents with a permanent Tahsis mailing address are eligible to apply for a plot at the Tahsis Community Garden. Message us on facebook or speak with any of the Directors to apply. The garden is located in the mobile home park, 8G Rugged Mountain Road, PO Box 218, Tahsis BC V0P 1X0

Friday, June 4, 2021

Garden Time




A good mow is so satisfying. 👏
 

Pretty in Purple



Lovely Lupin and 
Pat takes a break. 



Many thanks to Kim who is looking into the purchase of a mower for the garden, and to Pat who has lent the use of her mower in the meantime. 💪







 

Thursday, May 27, 2021

Notice of AGM

Tahsis Community Garden Society

Notice to All Members:


ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING

Sunday, June 27, 2021

1:00 pm 

at the Garden


Saturday, March 27, 2021

VIRL Virtual Gardening Workshops

The Vancouver Island Regional Library is offering a monthly series of gardening workshops, all presented by Vancouver Island Master Gardeners (VIMG). Sessions are via Zoom, and take place between 1 – 2:30 pm on the Saturdays listed below.

Pre-Registration Required. Register by sending an email to NanaimoHarbourfront@virl.bc.ca or register via the VIRL event page. https://virl.bc.ca/calendar

Please call the Tahsis Library at 250-934-6621 if you need assistance. 

VIRL VIMG Virtual Gardening Series

03/27:  Perennial Food Crops & Edible Ornamentals

04/24:  Rhododendrons: More Than Just a Big Green Shrub

05/01:  How to Grow Squash and Pumpkins

06/05:  A Primer on Roses: Varieties, Planting and Care

07/03:  Summer Planting for Storage and Winter Feast

08/14:  Native Plants for the Urban Landscape

09/11:  Late Planted Food Crops for Winter Salads & Stir Fry Feasts


10/09:  Petal Walkers – Planting for Pollinators

11/06:  Spring Bulbs – Low Maintenance Perennials for Sun & Shade





Tuesday, March 16, 2021

Today Marks 9 Years as a Society

On March 16, 2012 we became a Society, thank you Karli Y, our first SecTreas who was instrumental in making it so.


Thursday, February 11, 2021

Garden Renewals & Applications

The Tahsis Community Garden has some garden beds open this year! If you are new to the community or maybe you would like to try your hand at gardening now is the time.

Please contact Kimberley Anderson (250 934 6465) for more information. Check it out we are on “G” road in the trailer park right at the back.

Annual Memberships: 

$20 includes 1 raised garden bed

$10 tabletop garden

$10 add-on: small plot in the greenhouse 

$15 standalone:  small plot in the greenhouse

The garden society is a volunteer organization.  All members are expected to help out with garden maintenance: grass cutting, weed whacking, watering, admin and to join in at the Spring and Fall clean-up parties.  

Tahsis Community Garden Facebook page 


Thank you and Happy Gardening! 







Monday, October 12, 2020

Happy Thanksgiving!

Happy Thanksgiving Gardeners 

Wishing everyone a bountiful harvest!


Wednesday, July 22, 2020

Webinar: Planning for the Fall/Winter Garden

Planning for the Fall/Winter Garden
with Arzeena Hamir
Thursday, July 23rd, 6 pm 
via Zoom.  

Arzeena is an organic farmer in the Comox Valley and has a vast knowledge of food production.  To register click on the link below (or copy and paste the link into your browser).  Highly recommended, by donation. 


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https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/planning-for-the-fallwinter-garden-tickets-111879067302