Region 11 Affiliates

 

Region 11 ~ Canada-Alaska

Alaska, Canada ~ Alberta, British Columbia, Labrador, Manitoba, New Brunswick, Newfoundland, Northwest Territories, Nova Scotia, Ontario, Prince Edward Island, Saskatchewan, Quebec

Region 11 ~ Canada-Alaska

Region 11 ~ Canada-Alaska consists of Alaska and the following Canadian territories:
Alaska

AlbertaBritish Columbia, Labrador, Manitoba, New Brunswick, Newfoundland, Northwest Territories, Nova ScotiaOntario, Prince Edward Island, Saskatchewan, and Quebec.

Alberta

Edmonton African Violet and Gesneriad Society

Meeting location: St. Andrew’s Centre, 12720- 111Ave., Edmonton, AB.
Meeting times: First Sunday of each month (except July, August, December) from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. in the Board Room

Contact: Doreen Dragon, President
14 Gareth Place, St. Albert, AB.  T8N 3K5  Canada
Phone: 780-459-8164
Email: dddragon@shaw.ca

Stampede City AVS

Contact: Winston J. Goretsky
Address: 32 Scimitar Point NW
City, State: Calgary, AB   T3L 2B2
Phone: (403) 241-8300
Email: winston@goretsky.ca

British Columbia

Vancouver African Violet and Gesneriad Society

Meeting location: VanDusen Botanical Garden
5251 Oak Street,
Vancouver, British Columbia V6M 4H1

Meeting times: Third Sunday of each month from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. with the exception of July, August, December and May (Annual Show month)

Website:  http://vanavgs.blogspot.ca/

Contact: Marianne Moore, President
Address: 4751 Camlann Court
Richmond, British Columbia, Canada V7C 4S1
Phone: 604-277-6041
Email: vanviolets@gmail.com

Contact: Richard May, Vice-President
Address: #1708 — 1424 Nelson Street
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada V6G 1L9
Phone: 604-684-0406
Email: mayr@shaw.ca

Manitoba

Winnipeg AVS

Contact: Bonnie Batchelor, President
Address: 84 Manitou Bay
City: Winnipeg, MB   R3K 0V8
Phone: (204) 889-3282
Email: blbatchelor@hotmail.com

Meetings: March, April, May, September, October, November

Nova Scotia

Annapolis Valley AVS

Sobeys' Community Room

720 Central Avenue

Greenwood, Nova Scotia

Meeting times: 7:00 p.m. 4th Thursday of each month (with exception of December, May, June, July, August)

For meeting information see website www.avavs.com/

Contact: Karen Campbell, President

Address: Box 704

City: Greenwood, N.S. B0P 1N0

Phone: 902-847-9656

Email: karlou@eastlink.ca

 

Contact: Valerie Despres, Vice-President

Address: 2150 Harmony Road
City: Aylesford, N.S. B0P 1C0
Phone: 902-847-1001
Email: vdespres@eastlink.ca

Information updated 1/19/16

First Halifax AVS

NovaScotia Museum of Natural History

1747 Summer Street in Halifax, NS

Meeting times: 1st Monday of each month, except for July, August and December at 7:30 p.m.

 

Website: www.facebook.com/firsthalifaxavs

 

Contact #1: Mike McLeod, President

Address: 403-35 Veronika Dr.

Halifax, NS  B3N 3A4

Phone: 902-719-7779

m.mcleod2584@gmail.com

 

Contact #2: Lynda Parker

Address: 4 Richard St.

Timberlade,  NS B3T 1J4

Phone: 902-876-7033

Email: lyndaparker014@gmail.com

 

Meetings are focused on learning with a presentation or hands on workshop at every meeting.  We have an annual show and sale in early May and a sale each fall.  Social pot luck get-togethers are held each Christmas and during the summer break.

 

Information updated 2/17/2016

 

Ontario

AVSA Judges Council Ontario

Contact:               Vivian Beeching  President

Address:              80-600 Silvercreek Blvd

City, State:          Mississauga, ON   L5A 2B4

Phone:

Email:                    jtbrownlie@idirect.com

Lakeshore African Violet Society of Toronto

St. Philip's Lutheran Church
61 West Deane Park Drive
Toronto ON M9B 2S1

Website: http://www.lakeshoreavs.ca

Meeting times: Usually the second Friday of each month, September - November and January - May, 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm. Occasionally we have to meet on a different Friday. Consult our website for exact date information and information on presentations.

Contact: Jim Toms, President

59 Merrygale Crescent

Etobicoke, ON M9B 5N9

416-622-5243

Email: jim.toms@teksavvy.com

 

Contact #2: Doris Brownlie

80-600 Silver Creek Blvd.

Mississauga, ON L5A 2B4

905-270-6776

Email: jtbrownlie@idirect.com

 

Watch our website for meeting dates and announcement of our annual show usually in April.

 

London AVS

Contact:               Marta Janecka  President

Address:              159 Carriage Hill Dr

City, State:          London, ON   N5X 3W9

Oakville AVS

White Oaks High School - North Campus

1055 McCraney Ave.

Oakville, ON, Canada

Meeting times - 7:30 p.m. last Wednesday of every month from September through May.

Website: http://oavs.tripod.com

Contact: Rita McPhail, President

Email: oakvilleavs@gmail.com

Contact: Eva Lindstol
Address: 1224 Sprucelea Drive
City: Oakville, ON   L6J 2E8
Phone: 905-845-1550

Information updated 3/10/2016

Ottawa African Violet Society

Meeting location: McNabb Recreation Centre
180 Percy Street, Ottawa

Meeting times: Usually the first Sunday of the month from September to June, 1:45 to 4:00 p.m.

Email: oavsociety@oavs.org
Website: http://www.oavs.org

Contact: Jane Lund, President
Address: 191 Wilshire Ave.
City: Ottawa, ON, Canada K2C 0E6

Information updated 3/10/2016

Toronto African Violet Society

Meeting location: Toronto Botanical Garden
777 Lawrence Ave. East, Toronto, ON M3C 1P2

Meeting times: Sundays 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. (upcoming meetings on website)

Website: http://www.tavs.ca

Contact: Steve Kerr, President
Address: 33-85 Henderson Ave., Markham, ON Canada L3T 2L1
Phone: 
Email: 
sakerr@gmail.com

We meet from September-June, dates listed online and published in our newsletters which are posted for the public!

We meet in conjuncture with the Toronto Gesneriad Society, each meeting begins with a short business section, with auction/show and tell and
mini-show depending on availability.  There is a refreshment and socializing time followed by a raffle draw.  After refreshments there is an informative
lecture or hands on presentation. For a complete listing of dates and presentation topics please visit our website.

Information updated 2/9/2016

Toronto Gesneriad Society

Contact:               Paul Lee  President

Address:              80-600 Silvercreek Blvd

City, State:          Mississauga, ON   L5A 2B4

Quebec

Société des Saintpaulia de Montréal

4101, rue Sherbrooke Est

Montréal QC H1X 2B2

 

Web page: http://www.saintpaulia-montreal.com/

 

Meetings are planned on the First Tuesday for September to December and February to May at 7:30 p.m.

 

Contact: Pierre-Luc Frigon, President

Email: saintpauliamontreal@hotmail.com

Telephone: 514-990-5701

 

Annual Show: April 19 and 20 

Chalet du Parc Maisonneuve

 

African Violet Society of America
2375 North Street
Beaumont, TX 77702-1722
info@avsa.org
409-839-4725
844-400-AVSA (844-400-2872)
 
Office hours:
Monday - Thursday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm CST

 

 

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