Calgary Rock & Alpine Garden Society
Calgary Alberta Canada

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Monthly meetings are usually the second Thursday of the month, except July and December. Meeting social (beverages & snacks available) at 6:30 p.m., meetings begin at 7:30 p.m. Everyone welcome, free parking.

*NEW* 7 p.m. Question & Answer Bring your questions and we will try to answer them during an informal Q & A to be held before each meeting.

Meetings are held at the Lakeview Community Association Hall, 6110 - 34th Street SW. Prospective members are invited to attend a meeting for a three dollar (cash only) fee. When an international speaker is presenting, there will be a five dollar (cash only) non-member speaker fee charged. Become a member and avoid the non-member speaker fee! Payment for workshops is by cash or cheque.

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Sunday, July 13
10 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Rob Staniland

Garden Tour & Workshop

Rob Staniland's Property

CRAGS Members $10, Non-members $20

Email Rob (  to register

 Cash payment can be

A tour of Rob's garden,

 • Determining solar exposure

 • Soil materials and

 • Elevation for moisture

 • Barriers for unwanted

 • Water features

 • Plant selection

Bring your questions, camera, and

Rob Staniland's Property

Sunday, July 20
1 - 3 p.m.


Reader Rock Garden
Annual Garden Stroll

Discover the history and significance of the Reader Rock Garden. Numerous members will be onsite to answer your questions. Light refreshments, as well as book and membership sales will be at the House.

Everyone welcome, free parking.

More information at

Reader Rock Garden
325-25 Avenue SE

Special Date

Thursday, August 7

Cliff Booker
(Lancashire, UK)

Cream Of Alpines

Please note: as Cliff is a NARGS International speaker, non-members will be charged $5 to attend this special event.

A digital presentation delving into the plants that have shaped Cliff’s hobby and forged his love affair with mountain plants. Thirty intimate portraits examining these very special plants, their beautiful habitats, some associated species in the wild, and on the show bench.

Lakeview Community Association Hall

Lakeview Community Association Hall
6110 - 34 Street SW



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