Gardening Workshop-Dorothy Dobbie

  • 17 Feb 2015
  • 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
  • Assiniboine Park Conservatory
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  • For paid up Gardens Manitoba Members
  • For those who are not paid up members of Gardens Manitoba.

Join us for an entertaining evening with Winnipeg gardening celebrity Dorothy Dobbie. She is presenting a tour of gardens that she has visited called  "Great Gardens at Home and Abroad".  A perfect way to escape the cold February days of winter!

Dorothy has 35 years of experience as a senior business executive and present owner in the publishing field.
   She has a weekly radio garden show in Winnipeg and writes weekly columns for the Edmonton Examiner. She also does garden tips on Shaw TV.
   A former MP (Winnipeg South 1988-1993), Dorothy is very active in local and national community affairs. She served as chair of the Tree Canada Foundation and is the President of the Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra. She is on the executive board of the Canadian Association of Former Parliamentarians and remains active on a number of other boards, including the Canadian Broadcast Standards Council.
   She is an ardent gardener, an avid reader and a devoted mother and grandmother.
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