Next Meeting - March 12, 2019
Our March meeting will be a workshop making hypertufa pots. If you would like to participate in this fun DIY project, email Sue Nagel at email@example.com in advance to register. Cost is $10 per Master Gardener/Intern and $15 per guest. Bring anything you’d like to decorate your pot with (beads, texture, handle). Contact Sue for more info and to sign up. Sign up is required in advance of the workshop.
Senior Citizen's Building,
1020 Maury County Park Dr.
6:00 pm Potluck/fellowship
6:30 pm Business
7:00 pm Speaker
Please join the MCMG for our annual plant sale. Come early for the best selection 8:00 am to 12 Noon. Reasonable prices on locally grown items; Plants; flowers, veggies, herbs, shrubs, vines, bulbs, and much more! Create your own flower arrangement for your mother, wife or special loved one or we can create one for you, min charge. Booths with garden related items and a children’s activity. Come show your support. Garden related items will be sold as well.
We will be offering a Basic Hypertufa DIY Hands on Workshop to make a garden pot. The cost is $15.00 offered at 8:30, 9:30 and 10:30 am sign up on line at firstname.lastname@example.org. You can also sign up for the MCMG Courses being offered. This event is sponsored by the Maury County Parks and Recreation. For more information please call 931-486-0980 or find us on Facebook at Maury County Master Gardeners.
When? Saturday, May 11, 2019 8:00 - 12:00
Where? The Baker Building at Maury County Park, Columbia, TN
How Can I Become a Master Gardener?
Volunteers must attend 40 hours of training offered by the UT Extension. Classes meet twice a week for 6 weeks. The sessions cover a wide variety of topics including wildlife, landscaping, flowers, trees, lawns, insects, plant diseases, and more. After completing the training the volunteer becomes an Intern for a year.
To become a “Certified Master Gardener,” an Intern must complete and document a minimum of 40 hours of volunteer gardening related service and 8 hours of continuing education.
2019 Master Gardener Classes
The 2019 Master Gardener classes start Monday, February 18, 2019.
For more information please contact Jarrod Reeson:
Maury County Extension Office
10 Public Square,
Columbia, TN 38401
Phone: (931) 375-5301
To learn more, check out the brochure
"How Do I Become A Master Gardener"