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Visitors walk through Century Gardens in Deer Lake Park where the rhododendrons are in full bloom. The gardens, near the Shadbolt Centre, will be the site of the annual Rhodendron Festival on May 4. The event will feature a plant sale by the Burnaby Rhododendron and Gardens Society, a spring bouquet competition, workshops in weed-free gardening, floral arranging and using bees to enhance gardens, silent and live auctions, as well as tours of the gardens and Deer Lake. The event runs from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and admission is free. - MARIO BARTEL/NEWSLEADER
Visitors walk through Century Gardens in Deer Lake Park where the rhododendrons are in full bloom. The gardens, near the Shadbolt Centre, will be the site of the annual Rhodendron Festival on May 4. The event will feature a plant sale by the Burnaby Rhododendron and Gardens Society, a spring bouquet competition, workshops in weed-free gardening, floral arranging and using bees to enhance gardens, silent and live auctions, as well as tours of the gardens and Deer Lake. The event runs from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and admission is free.
— image credit: MARIO BARTEL/NEWSLEADER

Visitors walk through Century Gardens in Deer Lake Park where the rhododendrons are in full bloom.

The gardens, near the Shadbolt Centre, will be the site of the annual Rhodendron Festival on May 4. The event will feature a plant sale by the Burnaby Rhododendron and Gardens Society, a spring bouquet competition, workshops in weed-free gardening, floral arranging and using bees to enhance gardens, silent and live auctions, as well as tours of the gardens and Deer Lake.

The event runs from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and admission is free.

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