Next General Meeting
September 18, 2017
Dawn Kitching, of Natural Fragments, will be
"Natural Qualities & Properties of Ingredients in My Handmade
Assiniboine Park Conservatory, Winnipeg, MB
pm - 9:00 pm (doors open 6:30 pm)
To assist in our ongoing effort to be environmentally friendly,
try to remember to bring your own mug for your herbal tea.
Doors open 6:30 pm | Meeting 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm | Doors close 9:00 pm
Yearly Membership: Individual $25; Family: $35; Business $50
Admission: Members - FREE; Non-member - $5
Hope to see you there!
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HerbFest recognized as one of Canada's 150 Gardening Experiences
To celebrate Canada’s 150th birthday the Canadian Garden
Council, in collaboration with the Canadian Nursery Landscape
Association, have awarded 150 “Canada 150 Garden Experience”
designations to highlight the role of gardening and gardens in
communities across Canada.
HerbFest at the Assiniboine Park has been chosen as one of five
gardening experiences for the province of Manitoba.
For more info:
Council names Canada 150 Garden Experience list
Park gardens honoured - HerbFest named one of top 150 garden experiences
SAVE THE DATE!!!
HERBFEST 2018 - SUNDAY, June 10, 2018
Check back later for more information on this event.
Assiniboine Park Conservatory / Event Tent
Noon - 5 p.m.
A BIG THANK YOU...to King Edward Community School for the donation
of a library cart for the HSM Library.
Herb Society of Manitoba Cookbook
In honour of our 20th Anniversary, one of the things we did was
reprint our cookbook. Lots of great recipes in there. Thanks to
Debra for making it happen!
Cookbooks can be purchased for $20.00 at HSM monthly meetings.
For more information or to purchase, contact:
Debra at email@example.com or 204-461-0711.
Welcome and Thank You!!!!
The Herb Society of Manitoba would like to welcome the new Executive and
Board members for the 2017-18 term. Welcome to: our new Vice-President
David Makarenko, our new Herb Garden Co-Chair Shirley Hull, and our new
Hospitality Chair Bobbi Bartos.
Thank you to our out-going Vice-President Jayne Heaton, our out-going Co-Secretary
our out-going Herb Garden Co-Chair Carol Hibbert, and our out-going HerbFest
Team members Cindy Louer (Chair) and Agnes Leung. And, of course, a big thank you to
all other Executive and Board members that are continuing on in their
To see a listing of our
current Executive and Board members, please go to our
MEMBERSHIP HAS ITS PRIVILEGES
As a member of the
Herb Society of Manitoba, you can receive discounts at certain
businesses when you present your membership card. Check
out our Join Us page for this and other
benefits of membership.
Memberships need to be renewed each September. If you are renewing
at a monthly meeting, please try to arrive a bit earlier to give
yourself time to fill out the renewal form and make your payment.
You can also fill in and print the online
Membership Renewal Form and mail it in with your
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Be sure to visit the library table. Our Library Committee puts a lot of
effort into maintaining the library and selecting books which relate to
our meeting topics each month. Click
here for our most recent library listing.
The Herb Society of Manitoba is dedicated to promoting
knowledge, use and enjoyment of herbs through education,
programs, research and sharing the experience of its
members with the community.
If you would like to volunteer,
or have an idea you would like to share with us for a Speaker or
Workshop, please contact us at: