Butterfly Gardens launch new book for young readers

Avery and Fernando ... two names that are bound to make an impression in Saugeen Shores.   They are brother and sister Monarchs who are the...

Chantry Island becomes a ‘Friend of Butterfly Gardens of Saugeen Shores’

Chantry Island has now added one more unique attraction, Butterfly Pod S-10 and has become a 'Friend of Butterfly Gardens of Saugeen Shores' (BGOSS). A...

Temporary Water Ban lifted in Saugeen Shores

Over the last week residents have been abiding by a temporary watering ban, and Town and OCWA staff have appreciated their efforts.  “With the complete...

Temporary Total Watering Ban in Saugeen Shores

With high temperatures and a lack of rain, the Town of Saugeen Shores is implementing a temporary watering ban for lawn/garden watering, pool filling,...

SDSS horticulture program is more than growing plants

The horticultural program, 'Young Growers', at Saugeen District Saugeen School (SDSS) is about more than growing plants. It is about growing positive attitudes of students...

SDSS Greenhouse students are out in the community

Before the end of the school year, Saugeen District Secondary School (SDSS) greenhouse students are out in the community helping to beautify various facilities. On...

Ontario Horticultural Association greets SPRING!

After a tempestuous start to spring which included high winds and widespread power outages just the day before, a sunny, warm day was specially...

Local Horticultural Society gets everyone in the mood for Spring

It may not seem like Spring yet but Southport Horticultural Society is holding its first meeting of the season on Tuesday, April 17th,  to...

Wings of Change’ – Monarchs begin to make a comeback

  Lead by Kerry Jarvis and Melitta Smole of the Butterfly Gardens of Saugeen Shores, the visitors learned how to catch Monarchs, determine their gender and then...

Rotarians keep adding to the natural beauty of local park

On Wednesday, July 27th, Southampton Rotary met in Perkins Park where they held their weekly meeting as a summer BBQ. The group has created and...

Butterfly Gardens of Saugeen Shores: Tagged Monarch discovered in Mexico

There is lots of excitement happening as the Butterfly Gardens of Saugeen Shores  (BGOSS) learned that one of their tagged Monarchs was recovered in...

Unique Monarch mural a collaboration

Photos by Kerry Jarvis The Butterfly Gardens of Saugeen Shores (BGOSS) has engaged with Southampton Rotary and the Southampton Art Centre to create a unique...