On National Garden Day, June 19, 2015, everyone is invited to the ribbon-cutting event to celebrate the opening of the Urban Garden at John Paul II Catholic Secondary School, 1300 Oxford Street East, London Ontario. The event begins at 11:00am.
A barbecue will be provided by Permacon and there will be a brief presentation by project supporters, contributors and school officials. The Tydan Team, Landscape Ontario representatives and the London Middlesex Master Gardeners will be onsite to talk about the benefits of the Urban Garden and to answer any questions.
In honour of the event, a wood sculpture has been donated by local artist, Ted Hayes.
The Urban Garden was made possible by contributions and volunteers from John Paul II Catholic Secondary School, London Middlesex Master Gardeners and Landscape Ontario members Tydan Landscape Design Inc., Permacon, Grand River Brick & Stone, Arroc Aggregates, Aquascape Inc., Mackenzie Irrigation, Bobcat of London, Connon Nurseries/NVK Holdings and D & J Paton Landscape Supplies.