Inspiration Garden

The Inspiration Garden is dedicated to growing, developing and supporting gardeners in the community. We have programs for the whole family from March to October. 

Get your kids excited about gardening and register now in our Kids in the Garden programs. Also, explore the great outdoors and check out our other outdoor recreation programs.

Come, bee inspired... and inspire others!

Location & Hours of Operation

  • Located in Town Centre Park, corner of Guildford Way and Pipeline Road (map)
  • Spring is just around the corner at the Inspiration Garden. Open to the public, dawn to dusk.

Community Gardens

We are excited to be providing a space, next to the Inspiration Garden, for residents to participate in the rewarding activity of gardening. The community gardens will feature 40 raised plots which will be available to rent, on a yearly basis, to Coquitlam residents 18 years or older.

If you wish to add your name to our Garden Plot List, please complete and submit the online Garden Plot Request Form.

For more information:
Email: gardens@coquitlam.ca

What's Happening

Camps! Be the first to know…

Plan ahead! Sign up for email notifications about upcoming camps, pro-d day activities and registration dates.

It's Move for Health Day – May 10

Join us in this worldwide initiative to promote the importance of physical activity. Check out the activities to mark the day.

Register online - anytime!

Enjoy the comfort, convenience and flexibility of online registration

Registered Programs & Drop-ins

Spring has arrived and so has our Spring Program Guide (download). Try something new and get ready for some fun and adventure. Register Now!

 

Kids in the Garden

NEW! Earth Day Camps

Celebrate Earth Day with fun, educational and interactive activities. Register Now

Date: Tuesday, April 22
Time: 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. (3 – 5 years) | 3:30 p.m. - 4:20 p.m. (6 – 10 years)

Budding Gardeners

Fun-filled, hands-on garden and nature related crafts & activities that will get your kids excited about gardening, nature and the environment. 3 – 5 years | Register Now

Date: Tuesday, April 29
Time: 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Blossoming Gardeners

The gardening fun continues! Try new crafts & activities for kids who are interested in the garden, nature and environment. 6 – 10 years | Register Now

Date: Tuesday, April 29
Time: 3:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Adult Programs

Spring Tonic Cleanse

Learn how to cleanse your body using food and herbs right from your garden. 16+ years | Register Now

Date: Saturday, April 26
Time: 2:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Pesticide Free Lawn & Garden Care

Learn how to keep your garden healthy and green naturally without using artifical chemical herbcides, pesticides, or fertilizers.16+ years | Register Now

Date: Saturday, May 3
Time: 10:00 a.m. – 11:30 p.m.

School Tours

Explore the Garden and learn all about its plants and how they grow. Let us show you how a garden grows! 

Register your school class and attend one of these informative and interactive workshops:

Dates: Wednesdays, until June 18 | Maximum 2 classes/per session

Times: 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. | 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.

  • Good Bugs, Bad Bugs
  • Part of the Plant
  • Pollination Power
  • Life in the Soil
  • Wormy Workshop
  • Plant Life Cycles

Garden Volunteers

Are you passionate about gardening? Learn more about gardening while helping others and become an Inspiration Garden Volunteer.

Gifting Program

The City of Coquitlam Gift Program provides an opportunity for citizens, community groups or businesses to donate amenities to enhance the park or facility user’s experience.

For more information, please contact us:
Phone: 604-374-6828
Email: garden@coquitlam.ca