Events

April 13, 2024 - May 25, 2024
Saturday April 13, 2024

Seedy Saturday at the Wolfville Farmers' Market

Saturday April 13, 2024      8:30 am - 1:00 pm
24 Elm Ave
Wolfville, NS

Time to celebrate spring, biodiversity, gardens, and you guessed it - seeds! Enjoy a community seed swap, a children's table, a raffle, and designated spaces for plant and seed vendors!

Contact: communications@wolfvillefarmersmarket.ca

More information: https://www.wolfvillefarmersmarket.ca/ , Instagram - @wolfvillefarmersmarket , FB - Wolfville Farmers' Market


Saturday April 13, 2024

Seedy Saturday St. John's

Saturday April 13, 2024      9:30 am - 4:30 pm
Memorial University Botanical Garden. 306 Mount Scio Rd
St. John's, NL

Memorial University Botanical Garden and the Food Producers Forum are excited to be hosting the third annual Seedy Saturday St. John's, on April 13, 2024, from 9:30am-4:30pm. Join fellow gardeners, homesteaders, and seed savers for a day filled with learning, networking, and seed sharing!
Seedy Saturday will include information booths from a variety of groups and individuals active in the home gardening, homesteading, and food security communities, plus workshops, opportunities to share, trade, and discover seeds, and even a Kids’ Zone with activities and learning for our youngest gardeners. Workshop topics include seed starting and composting, as well as a special “Ask the Gardeners” panel. In addition to sharing of seeds, participants are encouraged to bring along any gently used garden tools, books, magazines, etc., they would like to pass along to a new home.

Contact: deborah.coombs@mun.ca

More information: https://www.facebook.com/events/778428177678972/


Saturday April 13, 2024

Rooted in Clare Seedy Saturday

Saturday April 13, 2024      10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Rendez-Vous de la Baie 23 Lighthouse Rd, Church Point
Clare, Nova Scotia, NS

Live Speakers, Seedy and other vendors, kids activities and prize draws!

Contact: rootedinclare@gmail.com

More information: https://www.facebook.com/groups/165766347477592


Saturday April 13, 2024

Seed Swap

Saturday April 13, 2024      12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
1481 East Dalhousie Road
East Dalhousie , NS

Seed swap at East Dalhousie Community Hall. Bring your extra seeds to share - they can be bought or saved. Come and chat with fellow gardeners. There will be a bake sale and the canteen will be open as well along with door prices, 50/50 draw and a gardening themed colouring table.

Contact: swoollam@nexicom.net


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 April 20, 2024

Chilliwack Seedy Saturday

Saturday April 20, 2024      11:00 am - 2:00 pm
47644 Forester Rd
Ryder Lake Chilliwack, BC

Free event in the beautiful nursery farm setting of Ryder Lake (Chilliwack). Bring seeds, take seeds, buy plants by donation. Connect and share.

Contact: Valleypermacultureguild@gmail.com

More information: Facebook: Fraser Valley Permaculture Guild Website: www.thevpg.ca


Saturday April 20, 2024

Merrickville Seedy Saturday

Saturday April 20, 2024      9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Merrickville Public Library
Merrickville, ON

Merrickville’s third annual Seedy Saturday will be held on April 20. We are planning an action-packed morning featuring a seed and seedling swap, and educational workshops. In addition to providing lots of vegetable gardening expertise, we will be highlighting the importance of native plants and pollinator gardens.


Saturday April 20, 2024

Seedy Saturday

Saturday April 20, 2024      11:00 am - 2:00 pm
47644 Forester Rd
Chilliwack, BC

Valley Permaculture Guild Seedy Saturday and Plant Sale

Contact: valleypermacultureguild@gmail.com


Saturday April 20, 2024

North Battleford Seedy Saturday

Saturday April 20, 2024      11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Living Faith Chapel, 1372 102nd Street
North Battleford, SK

Entrance by donation

Local vendors, seed exchange, presentations
Food and beverages, children's activities

Contact: battleford.mwfr@gmail.com

More information: www.midwestfoodresources.com


Saturday April 20, 2024

Exeter Seedy Saturday

Saturday April 20, 2024      10:00 am - 3:00 pm
330 Main Street South
Exeter, ON

Celebrate the start of Earth Week with our 3rd annual Seedy Saturday. Community seed swap table, seed bombs, children's activities, door prizes, community clean up, and more - all FREE at your library from 10am-3pm!

10:30am - Honeybees in Ontario w/ Ferguson Apiaries
12:00pm - Gardener Social
1:00pm - Building a Backyard Ecosystem w/ Rural Change Maker Krystal Brideau

Contact: exeterlibrary@huroncounty.ca 519-235-1890

More information: https://www.huroncountylibrary.ca/event/seedy-saturday-exeter-2/


Saturday April 20, 2024

The Riverdale Hub Spring and Seeds Artisan Market

Saturday April 20, 2024      12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
The Riverdale Hub 1326 Gerrard St E
Toronto, ON

Are you looking for something special to add a little more brightness to your day now that the sun is shining again? Well, look no further! The Riverdale Hub will be buzzing with talented local artisans showcasing their one-of-a-kind creations that are guaranteed to put a smile on your face.

Don’t forget to join in on the fun and exchange a variety of herb, vegetable and flower seeds as part of Seedy Saturday and Earth Day celebrations while you’re here! To take part in the seed exchange, please package your seeds and clearly label them with the type of seed, the year it was saved, and the number of seeds in each package. Donations are welcomed from those who wish to participate, but do not have any seeds to exchange.

We will also have house plants available at the Seedy Saturday table with all proceeds to support our gardening activities for the season.

An arts & crafts table will be set up on the 3rd floor as a creative space for families, and so plan on spending the day with us.

Contact: victoriaadilman@riverdalehub.ca

More information: @riverdalehubrooftopgarden https://riverdalehub.ca/events/spring-seeds-artisan-market/


Saturday April 27, 2024

Seaforth Library Seedy Saturday

Saturday April 27, 2024      9:00 am - 12:00 pm
108 Main Street S
Seaforth, ON

Seaforth Library Seedy Saturday is the perfect place to get inspired for spring. Children's activities also happening.

Contact: seaforthlibrary@huroncounty.ca / 519-527-1430


Saturday April 27, 2024

Hensall Community Seed Swap

Saturday April 27, 2024      9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Hensall Library - 108 King Street
Hensall, ON

Join the Hensall Library and the Hensall and Community Horticultural Society for a community seed swap and plant exchange. All are welcome to bring some seeds and starter plants to swap and exchange. No seeds? No problem! Check out seeds from the Seed Library during the seed swap to get growing. Event runs during library hours from 9am until 12 noon.

Contact: hensalllibrary@huroncounty.ca

More information: https://www.huroncountylibrary.ca/event/community-seed-swap-hensall/


Saturday April 27, 2024

Plant & Seed Swap

Saturday April 27, 2024      10:30 am - 12:30 pm
Alice Munro Library 281 Edward ST
Wingham , ON

Drop in to donate and or swap seeds and plants for summer planting. Learn about our seed library.

Contact: thuffman@huroncounty.ca


Saturday April 27, 2024

Plant & Seed Swap

Saturday April 27, 2024      10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Blyth Library 392 Queen ST
Blyth, ON

Calling all plant enthusiasts!
Bring your dried seed, extra clippings
and plant propagations to
swap with others!

Contact: thuffman@huroncounty.ca


Saturday May 4, 2024

Beaver Lake Spring Fair

Saturday May 4, 2024      8:00 am - 2:00 pm
45 Club Road
Worthington, ON

Spring Fair
Finnish Pancake breakfast with local craft vendors. We are also having a plant, seedling and shrub sale. We will be having a seed swap and seed planting tent for kids.

Contact: lesalo78@gmail.com

More information: Beaver Lake Sports & Cultural Club on facebook


Saturday May 11, 2024

LEGS 2024 Annual Plant Sale and Exchange

Saturday May 11, 2024      9:00 am - 12:30 pm
The Assembly Hall Community Cultural Centre, 1 Colonel Samuel Smith Park Dr, Toronto ON M8V 4B6
Etobicoke, ON

On May 11, our annual plant sale and exchange offers exactly what a gardener wants after a long winter: plants, seedling, seeds, and amazing conversation with a community of gardeners who have endless passion and information to share! Bring plants and seeds to exchange, or purchase plants from our community garden and the gardens of our group members. We also have a huge collection of organic seeds for sale, including: many native species, flowers and veggies. Come join us for the day, or join us for the year as a Lakeshore Environmental Gardening Society member!

Contact: Zarielcreative@gmail.com

More information: Legsetobicoke.ca; @legsetobicoke (instagram); Facebook page


Saturday May 11, 2024

Community Seed Swap

Saturday May 11, 2024      11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Goderich Library
Goderich, ON

Join us for a day of green-thumb camaraderie at the Community Seed Swap! Drop in between 11:00 am - 4:00 pm to peruse our Seed Library, pick up seeds for your garden, contribute to the collection, and gather valuable gardening resources. The Goderich and District Horticultural Society will be on hand from 1:00 - 4:00 pm to showcase their mission and offer insights on how to get involved. Don't miss this opportunity to cultivate connections and grow your garden skills!

Contact: 519-524-9261


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/