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Calendar of Events of Interest to Gardeners                                                      

 April 26  and beyond
Dates, times, places are subject to change; please check in advance
*Addresses of locations are below

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Note to HCMG Master Gardeners:

Attendance at events other than Master Gardener meetings is optional; events are listed for those wishing to attend other educational offerings. Be sure to call and confirm event. We try to limit the listed events to those that would earn our members CEU's but not all will be eligible.

 

 
 
April 26

 NPSOT Fredericksburg

Memorial Presbyterian Church fellowship hall. Visitors welcome.

6:30 p.m. social, followed by the meeting at 7:00 p.m.

Peggy Sechrist, Certified Holistic Management Educator and spokesperson for “Empowering Women in Agriculture”

Topic: the role soil health plays in catching and holding rainwater.

 

April 30 or May 21

 

“Honey I’ve Got The Bees©,”

9 a.m.-6 p.m.

Don Fraser, VP, Alamo Area Beekeepers Association will present a basic beekeeping course.

Email to texmanbees@gmail.com with questions and/or to register, $110 per student.

 

May 3

 

NPSOT Boerne

6:30 p.m. social, followed by the meeting.

.Ernesto Carino and Ysmael Espinoz from Medina Garden Nursery will present the program. Cibolo Nature Center Auditorium.

Visitors welcome.

 

 
May 4

Hill Country Master Gardeners monthly meeting

12:00: Brown bag/Pot luck Fellowship

1:00 p.m. HCMGs

2:00 PM: Tara Bushnoe, Upper Guadalupe River Authority, will present a program on water resources, quality and conservation.

Hill Country Youth Event Center Exhibit Hall. HCMGs, interns and trainees.

 

 

May 10

NPSOT Kerrville

Field Trip to Kathy Lyles’ garden,

9:15 a.m. meet at Riverside Nature Center to carpool or 10:00 a.m. meet at Kathy Lyles’.

Bring a lunch or eat in town.

Visitors welcome.

 

 

May 24

NPSOT Fredericksburg,

6:30 p.m. social, followed by the meeting at 7:00 p.m.

Chuck Janzow, former science teacher, self-taught horticulturist, and founding member of the Boerne NPSOT chapter will present a program on growing Texas native plants from seed.

Memorial Presbyterian Church fellowship hall.

Visitors welcome.

 

 
June 1

Hill Country Master Gardeners monthly meeting,

12:00: Brown bag/Pot luck Fellowship

1:00 p.m. Program TBA.

Hill Country Youth Event Center Exhibit Hall.

HCMGs and interns.

 

 

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July 6

Hill Country Master Gardeners monthly meeting

12:00: Brown bag/Pot luck Fellowship

1:00 p.m. Peggy Sechrist, a Certified Holistic Management Educator and spokesperson for the “Empowering Women in Agriculture” will present a program on the role soil health plays in catching and holding rainwater.

Hill Country Youth Event Center Exhibit Hall.

HCMGs and interns.

 

August 3

Hill Country Master Gardeners monthly meeting,

12:00: Brown bag/Pot luck Fellowship

1:00 p.m. HCMG Barb Banks, Texas Master Gardener entomology specialist, will present a program on entomology.

Hill Country Youth Event Center Exhibit Hall.

HCMGs and interns.

 

 
     
 
     
 
     
 

 


Visit Texas Master Gardeners Association website for information about other MG events
 

   *Note these addresses for events listed above:

Butt-Holdsworth Memorial Library (basement), 505 Water St., Kerrville, TX

Gillespie County Historical Society Meeting Hall, 312 W. San Antonio St., Fredericksburg, TX

        Hunt Methodist Church, Hwy 39, Hunt, TX
         Medina Community Center, 13857 St. Hwy. 16 N, Medina, TX

Memorial Presbyterian Church, 607 N. Milam, Fredericksburg, TX
   Riverside Nature Center, 150 Francisco Lemos Street, Kerrville, TX  830.257.4837,
www.riversidenaturecenter.org

Hill Country Master Gardeners, Kerr County AgriLife Extension Office, 3775 Highway 27, Kerrville, TX 830.257-6568
     
   It is advisable to call ahead to confirm events.
   For Statewide Master Gardener events visit the TMGA website

 
   

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