Member Mornings 2019

Monday, April 1 - Saturday, September 14 8am – 9am

The next Member Mornings are:
Saturday, August 24th
Saturday, September 14th

Bring your camera, sketchbook, novel, and enjoy VanDusen Garden before we open to the general public.

Rain or shine. Complimentary coffee provided to the first 50 members.

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Preschool Storytime: Nature’s Stories for Young Children

Saturday, August 10 - Wednesday, November 27 10:00 to 10:45 am

July – November: Takes place on the 2nd Saturday of each month from 11:00 – 11:45 am and includes reading, action songs, and a craft project.

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Sunday, August 11 3pm

Sunday, August 11th at 3pm

VanDusen Botanical Garden will close at 3pm due to the VSO event.

We apologize for any inconvenience.

Click here for info about the VSO event
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VSO at VanDusen

Sunday, August 11 5:00 pm

This event is sold out

The VSO Chamber Players return to VanDusen Botanical Garden on Sunday, August 11 for an intimate 19+ musical soirée with beer, wine, cocktails and food truck fare, from 5:00pm to 8:00pm. VanDusen Garden will close at 3pm to prepare for this event. To buy tickets click here.

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Sale of Orchids and Companion Plants

Saturday, August 24 10 am - 4 pm

Presented by the Vancouver Orchid Society

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Teacher Open House presented by VBGA

Thursday, August 29 10 am - 12 pm

Discover the many ways that our living classroom supports the BC curriculum through field trips, teacher Pro-D workshops, gardening and ecology courses, and special events. Free, Garden Admission included!

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Dahlia Show

Saturday, August 31 - Sunday, September 1 12 - 3:30 pm

Join the Vancouver Dahlia Society for their annual show.

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Bloom Calendar


Friday, December 21 2018 - Wednesday, March 20

The winter Garden features muted colour palettes, stunning silhouettes and a scattering of colour with winter berries and blooms.

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Wednesday, March 20 - Thursday, June 20

In spring the Garden is bursting with cheerful rhododendrons, stunning magnolias, delicate cherry blossoms and bloom-full camellias –  to mention a few…

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Thursday, June 20 - Friday, September 20

Summer in the Garden features vibrant colours and fragrant smells for our visitors to enjoy.

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