Inspiration Garden

The Inspiration Garden is dedicated to growing, developing and supporting gardeners in the community. Drop by and bee inspired!

Location & Hours of Operation

We're located in Town Centre Park, corner of Guildford Way and Pipeline Road (map). Open to the public, dawn to dusk. The garden is staffed Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays. Check for the garden host on duty sign.

Ask the Gardener

Our knowledgeable garden host is available to answer all your gardening questions.

Days: Thursdays
Time: 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. | Hours change throughout the season, check here for updated times.

Wind FlowersWhat's Happening

Plant of the Week – Clustered Bellflower (Campanula glomerata ‘Purple Pixie’)

These mounding plants can quickly grow to fill in a large space and provide a stunning display of purple.

Late Summer and Fall Vegetable Gardening

Now is the time to start plants for the late summer and fall harvest. Learn how to harvest from your garden all year long! 16+ years | Register Now

Date:  Saturday, June 20
Time: 10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. 

Awakening the Roots for Healthy Hair

Learn how to make herbal teas, herbal shampoos, and foods that nourish healthy hair, with herbs easily grown at home in the garden. 16+ years | Register Now

Date: Saturday, June 27
Time: 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.            

Registered Programs & Drop-Ins

Register online – anytime! Enjoy the comfort, convenience and flexibility of online registration.

Summer Program Guide – Register Now!Summer Program Guide

Get your calendars ready and start planning for the summer months ahead. Register now for the programs and activities in the Summer Program Guide (download). 

Stay & Play Summer Camp Guide – Register Now!Stay and Play Summer Camp Guide

Summer camps are a great way to meet new friends, learn a new skill or enjoy an outdoor adventure. Our Stay & Play Summer Camp Guide (download) will help you select the perfect summer camp. Register Now!

Need the flexibility of early drop off and late pick up? Try our extented day camp 'add on'. Our leaders will engage children in games and activities and walk them to and from their camp room.

Volunteer Opportunities

Thank you for your interest in volunteering!  Our Adult Volunteer Program and Youth Volunteer Program are now full. Please check back in Spring 2016 for more opportunities to volunteer in the garden.

Community Gardens

The community garden at the Inspiration garden features 36 raised plots that are available to rent on a yearly basis to Coquitlam residents (18+ years). At this time, there are no garden plots available however, if you would like to add your name to the waitlist, please complete and submit the online Garden Plot Request Form.

For more information, please contact us:
Email: garden@coquitlam.ca