“The many great gardens of the world… all make the point as clear as possible: The soul cannot thrive in the absence of a garden.” –Thomas Moore (1478-1535)
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FAQs

(Frequently Asked Questions)

Q How do I book an event, like a wedding, in the gardens?

A Since the Gardens and BirthPlace Forest areas are located in a City of Calgary park, they are open to the general public for informal use, just like all other city parks. 

We do not take bookings for special events or exclusive use. If you would like to make a booking, you can do so through the City Parks Department.

 

Q How do I get to your gardens / where do I park?

A Please refer to our Directions & Parking page.

 

Q What are your hours?

A We are a public park within Calgary and are open 24/7. Volunteers are normally around during the day on weekends and weekdays, but do not have a set schedule. 

Q How can I become a volunteer?

A To become a volunteer you can contact us at Info@SilverSpringsBG.com or on the Contact Us page.

 

Q How can I donate?

A Donations can be made in person, by mail, or online via PayPal. This information is all available on the Donations page. All donations will be given a charitable tax receipt. Interested in in long term support or non-monetary donations? You can visit the Sponsorship page. 

Q & A For all information on plants in the garden you will soon be able to see everything

in the Garden Directory page of the website. This information will also be integrated into the physical gardens via QR codes.