Events

December 9, 2023 - December 17, 2024
Saturday December 9, 2023

Seed Giveaway

Saturday December 9, 2023      1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Manor Park Community Centre, 100 Thornwood Road
Ottawa, ON

Now is the perfect time to sow native seeds. Join the Ottawa Wildflower Seed Library to learn about native plant gardening and receive free native seeds for winter sowing. No gardening experience required!

Visit the Ottawa Wildflower Seed Library website for more information about events, to see the seed catalogue, and to shop for garden signs and magnets. wildflowerseedlibrary.ca

Contact: wildflowerseedlibrary@gmail.com

More information: https://wildflowerseedlibrary.ca/events


Saturday December 16, 2023

Seed Giveaway

Saturday December 16, 2023      1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Kanata Beaverbrook Community Centre, 1002 Beaverbrook Road
Ottawa, ON

Now is the perfect time to sow native seeds. Join the Ottawa Wildflower Seed Library to learn about native plant gardening and receive free native seeds for winter sowing. No gardening experience required!

Visit the Ottawa Wildflower Seed Library website for more information about events, to see the seed catalogue, and to shop for garden signs and magnets. wildflowerseedlibrary.ca

Contact: wildflowerseedlibrary@gmail.com

More information: https://wildflowerseedlibrary.ca/events


Wednesday December 27, 2023

Seed Giveaway

Wednesday December 27, 2023      1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Trend Arlington Community Centre, 50 Bellman Dr.
Ottawa, ON

Now is the perfect time to sow native seeds. Join the Ottawa Wildflower Seed Library to learn about native plant gardening and receive free native seeds for winter sowing. No gardening experience required!

Visit the Ottawa Wildflower Seed Library website for more information about events, to see the seed catalogue, and to shop for garden signs and magnets. wildflowerseedlibrary.ca

Contact: wildflowerseedlibrary@gmail.com

More information: https://wildflowerseedlibrary.ca/events


Saturday January 20, 2024

Waterford District High School Seedy Saturday

Saturday January 20, 2024      12:30 pm - 3:30 pm
227 Main St. South, Waterford, ON N0E1Y0
Waterford, ON

Waterford District High School will be hosting our first annual open pollinated seed swap. Student volunteers will be earning community service hours for running this event. Small but mighty, we will be welcoming local seed savers, gardeners, and plant enthusiasts to the high school gym for the afternoon. Donations for the foodbank are welcome.

Contact: jennifer.thompson@granderie.ca


Saturday February 3, 2024

Hamilton Seedy Saturday

Saturday February 3, 2024      10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Hamilton Public Library - Central Branch, 55 York Blvd
Hamilton, ON

Seedy Saturday is the 'go to' event for anyone interested in backyard gardening, growing local food, establishing pollinator gardens, and more! Join us for workshops, a seed exchange, heirloom and organic seed supplies, and a wide range of garden-based vendors.

Contact: garden@greenventure.ca


Saturday February 3, 2024

20th Annual Qualicum Beach Seedy Saturday

Saturday February 3, 2024      10:00 am - 3:30 pm
747 Jones St
Qualicum Beach, BC

"Seeding the Future" is the theme of the 20th Annual Qualicum Beach Seedy Saturday event. Featuring a large hall full of seed vendors, plant vendors, and other participants; in addition to other vendors and exhibits outside. QBSS is a very popular, well attended event and is among the first “seedy saturday” events in the country. Other activities include the ever popular Seed Swap, door prizes and two 50/50 draws, expert gardening advice from Master Gardeners and the Seedy Cafe to keep you nourished. There will also be a Town of Qualicum Beach truck on site to collect unwanted pesticides and herbicides.
Admission by donation. For more information, please check out our website: www.qbseedysaturday.ca

Contact: info@qbseedysaturday.ca

More information: www.qbseedysaturday.ca


Saturday February 10, 2024

18th Annual Bridgewater Seedy Saturday

Saturday February 10, 2024      10:00 am - 4:00 pm
130 Jubille rd DesBrisay Museum
Bridgewater , NS

Buy, sell trade, free soup lunch, guest speakers

Contact: Plants@helpingnatureheal.com

More information: @helpingnatureheal


Saturday February 10, 2024

Alberni Valley Seedy Saturday

Saturday February 10, 2024      10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Cedar Room in the Echo Center, located at 4255 Wallace Street, Port Alberni.
Port Alberni, BC

This year’s event will be hosted by the Alberni Valley Food Security Society.

Contact: events@avfood.ca

More information: https://www.avfood.ca/


Saturday February 10, 2024

West Niagara Seedy Saturday

Saturday February 10, 2024      11:00 am - 3:00 am
Grimsby Public Library
Grimsby, ON

The Grimsby Public Library, The Lincoln Public Library and the West Lincoln Public Library are working together to host a West Niagara Seedy Saturday free event with a focus on heritage seeds, gardening, native plants, and environmental concerns. In addition to vendor tables and exhibits, there will be food and drinks for sale, and a speaker series running throughout the event.

Contact: rwaldron@grimsby.ca, (905)-309-2086

More information: @grimsbylibrary


Sunday February 11, 2024

Seedy Sunday

Sunday February 11, 2024      11:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Ukrainian Reading Association Hall, 1005 Assiniboine Ave, Brandon, MB R7A 0G8
Brandon, MB

This Seedy Sunday is being hosted by the Assiniboine Food Forest Board in Brandon, MB. We plan to have vendors both in seed sales and related items, speakers on various related topics. Bring your seeds to trade and share to the big table!

Contact: bardarsonj@gmail.com

More information: Assiniboine Food Forest on Facebook, & Instagram


Saturday February 17, 2024

Master Gardeners Niagara Seedy Saturday 2024

Saturday February 17, 2024      10:00 am - 3:00 pm
100 Meridian Wy, Fonthill, ON L0S 1E6
Fonthill, ON

Annual event for seed swap and for purchase (25¢ per pkg) put on by Master Gardeners Niagara group. Includes topical speakers, vendors, advice clinic, children's activities, bulbs and tubers sales and gardening related items for sale by donation. Free draw for a $50 Lee Valley e-gift certificate. Free admission and lots of parking. Refreshments available for purchase in the building. Donations for local food bank appreciated.

More information:https://mgniagara.com/seedy/
https://www.facebook.com/groups/286107855410886/

Contact: bevcampeau@hotmail.com

More information: https://www.facebook.com/groups/286107855410886


Sunday February 25, 2024

Victoria Seedy Sunday

Sunday February 25, 2024      10:00 am - 2:00 pm
901 & 950 Kings Rd.
Victoria, BC

Victoria Seedy Sunday is back! Join us at the Quadra Village Community Centre and Neighbourhood Gym for a family-friendly, fun filled event!

Contact: victoriaseedysunday@gmail.com

More information: https://www.facebook.com/VictoriaSeedySaturday


Saturday March 2, 2024

London Middlesex Master Gardeners

Saturday March 2, 2024      10:00 am - 4:00 pm
56 Elizabeth Street-CHOCC-Carling Heights Optimist Community Centre
London, ON

We have 3 speakers and about 50 vendors and exhibitors

Contact: jaburroughs48@hotmail.com--519-268-7695


Saturday March 2, 2024

Ottawa Seedy Saturday

Saturday March 2, 2024      10:00 am - 3:00 pm
691 Smyth Road
Ottawa, ON

A new location for an old favourite! Ottawa's Seedy Saturday will move to Alta Vista, near Elmvale. Join us for seed exchanges and sales, artisanal wares, organic garden advocacy, free workshops, children's corner, lunch, and baking, and more!

Contact: altavistaseeds@gmail.com


Saturday March 2, 2024

Halton Garden Week and Seedy Saturday

Saturday March 2, 2024      10:00 am - 3:00 pm
605 Santa Maria Blvd
Milton, Halton Region, ON

Halton Food, a project of Halton Environmental Network, is excited to be planning Halton Garden Week 2024! This will be a hybrid event, starting with some virtual presentations and ending with an in-person Seedy Saturday event on Saturday, March 2nd. The virtual component of Halton Garden Week will consist of evening presentations during the week of February 26th. The Seedy Saturday event will include presentations, workshops, seed vendors, local environmental and garden organisations, and a seed exchange table.

Contact: elin@haltonenvironment.ca

More information: haltonfood.org Instagram: @haltonfood


Saturday March 2, 2024

New Glasgow Seedy Saturday

Saturday March 2, 2024      12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Glasgow Square Theatre
New Glasgow, NS

Join us for a fun, informative eco-conscience event and find some new favourite open-pollinated seeds to take home.

Contact: careyallan8@gmail.com

More information: https://www.facebook.com/groups/588877882742644


Saturday March 2, 2024

Prince George Seedy Saturday

Saturday March 2, 2024      9:00 am - 2:30 pm
St Michael Anglican Church 1505 5th Ave
Prince George, BC

3 speakers and variety of vendors

Contact: covingto@telus.net


Saturday March 2, 2024

Squamish Seedy Saturday

Saturday March 2, 2024      9:00 am - 12:30 pm
Brennan Park Recreation Centre | 1009 Centennial Way
Squamish, BC

Come learn about the Seed Library, meet relevant regional organizations like FarmFolk CityFolk, buy regional seeds, bring seeds to swap, enjoy a snack and coffee (please bring a mug in the zero-waste spirit), ask your questions to a Master Gardener, there will also be a seed saving workshop, informative video presentations, kids activities, door prizes and more. Free event. See you there!

Contact: marie-eve@squamishcan.net


Saturday March 9, 2024

Guelph Seed Library Seedy Saturday

Saturday March 9, 2024      10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Guelph Tool Library, Old Quebec Street mall, 55 Wyndham Street N
Guelph, ON

Join Guelph gardeners to share seeds, learn about the Guelph Seed Library, and check out our inventory. You can also visit the Guelph Tool Library and learn about what tools we have to lend to members.

Contact: susan.t.carey@gmail.com


Saturday March 9, 2024

Saskatoon Seedy Saturday

Saturday March 9, 2024      10:00 am - 3:00 pm
St Mary's Wellness and Education Ctr - 327 Avenue N South
Saskatoon, SK

We are gearing up for another amazing day dedicated to promoting seeds, sustainability, and buying local!

Contact: communitygardens@chep.org / 306-986-5831

More information: facebook.com/chepgoodfood instagram@chepgoodfood


Saturday March 16, 2024

Centre Wellington Seedy Saturday

Saturday March 16, 2024      10:30 am - 2:30 am
Wellington County Museum & Archives, 0536 Wellington Road 18, Aboyne ON, N1M 2W3
Township of Centre Wellington, ON

Free seed exchange table, seed vendors, garden item vendors, community garden groups, advice and information tables for resource experts on seeds, plants, invasives, pollinators, and others. Speakers and demonstrations. Children's activity corner.

Contact: cw.seedy.saturday@gmail.com / tel: 226-820-2910

More information: Facebook: Centre Wellington Seedy Saturday Instagram: cwseedysaturday


Saturday March 16, 2024

Lanark County Seedy Saturday

Saturday March 16, 2024      9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Almonte Civitan Club | 500 Almonte St, Almonte
Almonte, ON

Join us for the 1st annual Lanark County Seedy Saturday. Free seed swap table, seed libraries, seed vendors, seedling and fruit tree vendors, workshops and educational speakers.

Contact: scott@indiancreekorchard.ca (613) 914-7444

More information: https://www.facebook.com/events/1354916608452103


Saturday March 23, 2024

Innisfil Seedy Saturday

Saturday March 23, 2024      10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Innisfil ideaLAB & Library, 967 Innisfil Beach Road
Innisfil, ON

Join us for our 7th annual event that brings together new and seasoned gardeners, seed savers and community members passionate about mindful gardening, food security and our environment. Our event includes seed vendors, garden-related community groups and businesses, season opening of the Innisfil Seed Library, expert talks, children's activities and more. Admission is free and donations to the Troy Scott Community Fridges are appreciated.

Contact: info@innisfilseedlibrary.ca

More information: https://www.innisfilseedlibrary.ca/innisfilseedysaturday


Saturday March 23, 2024

Guelph Seedy Saturday

Saturday March 23, 2024      10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Dublin Street Church
Guelph, ON

Seed vendors

Contact: atonementcounselling@gmail.com


Saturday March 23, 2024

St. Margaret's Bay Gardening Club Seedy Saturday

Saturday March 23, 2024      10:00 am - 4:00 pm
5374 St. Margaret's Bay Road, St. Luke's United Church
Upper Tantallon, NS

A full day of presentations, vendors and seed info!

Contact: smbgardeningclub@gmail.com

More information: Facebook.com/StMargaretsBayGardeningClub


Sunday March 24, 2024

Edmonton Seedy Sunday

Sunday March 24, 2024      11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Alberta Avenue Community Hall 9210 118 ave
Edmonton, AB

Come join us as we share/swap/buy seeds and learn more about the wonderful world of seeds, soil and gardening.

Contact: edmontonseedysunday@gmail.com

More information: http://www.edmontonseedysunday.org


Saturday March 30, 2024

Sooke Food CHI Seedy Saturday

Saturday March 30, 2024      10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Sooke Community Hall
Sooke, BC

Last year was a huge success; many indoor vendors, 3 outdoors, community Fall Fair kitchen, Kids activities, a few non-profit tables

Contact: seedysaturday@sookefoodchi.ca


Saturday April 20, 2024

Earth Day Celebration

Saturday April 20, 2024      10:00 am - 2:00 pm
435 King Street East
Cambridge, ON

Celebrate Earth Day with lots of green activities, and seeds and seedlings to take home.
Go green for Earth Day with family activities, free seeds and seedlings that support native pollinators from the Seed Library, and more.

Contact: 519-653-3632

More information: https://ideaexchange.org/


Saturday May 25, 2024

Planting Day

Saturday May 25, 2024      10:00 am - 2:00 pm
435 King Street East
Cambridge, ON

A day of activities, planting, and learning about gardening and the Preston Seed Library.

Contact: 519-653-3632

More information: https://ideaexchange.org/


Tuesday December 3, 2024

Duncan Seedy Sunday

Tuesday December 3, 2024      10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Si'em' Lelum Gymnasium, 5574 River Rd. Duncan
Duncan, BC

Join us for our annual spring seed market featuring seeds and plants from local farmers, kid's activites, food trucks, workshops, and community fun!

Contact: hannahsophia@cowichangreencommunity.org

More information: www.cowichangreencommunity.org


Tuesday December 17, 2024

Morthumberland Master Gardeners' Seedy Saturday

Tuesday December 17, 2024      11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Port Hope Masonic Hall, 54 Toronto Road
Port Hope, ON

Our active Northumberland Master Gardeners is delighted to announce our first Seedy Saturday, hopefully the first of many to follow. It will be held at a good size venue, room for many vendors, with easy parking just an easy jaunt off the 401. We hope to see you there.

Contact: suzi@limelight.org or 905-396-8853 (text ok)

More information: nmgo.ca