2016 Master Gardener Class
August 17 – December 14, 2016
Wednesdays: 12:45 pm – 4:45 pm in Seguin
Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Building; 210 East Live Oak, Seguin, TX
Are you interested in learning more about gardening and sharing the information you learn with others? If this peaks your interest, enroll in Guadalupe County Master Gardeners Class #28. You will receive superior gardening instructions for our area. Taking the course includes a commitment to attend all the classes, successfully complete eight open-book, take-home tests; volunteer 50 hours with Guadalupe County Master Gardeners over a 12-month period; and share what you learn with the community and others.
*Click on link below for 2016 Class Application Form
Free!! Free!! Free!!
That’s the price for most of the gardening classes offered by the Guadalupe County Master Gardeners!
Our FREE classes include our monthly membership meetings held on the third Thursday of most months (when we aren’t partying) and also our Lunch & Learn programs in both Seguin and Schertz. Upcoming programs are listed below on this page. Additional area educational programs and events can be found in our May Guadalupe Gardener Newsletter.
(LINK) May 2016 Newsletter
The primary purpose of Texas Master Gardeners as a non-profit, educational organization is to increase the public’s knowledge of gardening. We achieve this goal through horticultural classes, demonstration gardens and personal contact. If these programs are of interest to you, please explore this website, view our current newsletter (see link above), come to a monthly meeting (see below) or contact us at email@example.com
Guadalupe County Master Gardeners
May Monthly Meeting
Thursday, May 19th
Presented by Brian and Shirley Loflin
Authors of the Texas nature guide “Texas Cacti”, the Loflins will share their wealth of knowledge about local and west Texas cacti, their variety, characteristics and uses.
Monthly meetings start with a Social at 6:30, Speaker at 7:00, and a Business Meeting at 8:00. Meetings are held in the Guadalupe County AgriLife Extension Building, 210 East Live Oak, Seguin. Public is welcome.
“Earth Day” Plant Sale!!
Guadalupe County Master Gardeners will conduct a vegetable and landscape plant sale on
Saturday, April 30th from 10 AM until 2 PM.
The Plant Sale will be part of the Seguin (Texas) Earth Day Activities held
“On The Square” in Seguin, 100 South Austin Street
Future LUNCH & LEARN Gardening Programs
All Programs are from 12-1 PM
FREE to the Public. Bring your own lunch
Monday, May 9th, 2016 “Daylilies” in Schertz
Presented by Master Gardeners Cindy Martin and Pat Schultze. Find out about buying, storing, propagating and planting Daylilies. Presented at The GVEC Community Room, 908 Curtis Avenue, Schertz. Link to GVEC Map
Recent Guadalupe County Projects
Native Plant Society of Texas
Guadalupe County (Schertz-Seguin) Chapter
Tuesday, May 10, 2016 – 7 PM
Gardening for Birds
Ms. Scott is a freelance writer, photographer, speaker, and blogger on gardening and travel subjects. She is a graduate of the University of Houston, and lives in the Texas Hill Country.
Meetings are held at St John’s Lutheran Church, FM 465, Marion, TX and open to the public. Church is located 1/2 mile south of the Marion stoplight. For more information, directions see the website: http:/www./npsot.org/wp/guadalupe/
Link to– Guadalupe Gardener – Current and Past Issues
Guadalupe County Master Gardeners is a voluntary service organization which supports the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service by providing horticultural education. A goal of this website is to provide gardening information to the public and inform readers about the Master Gardener program.
Join the Master Gardeners Every Saturday on the Radio!!!!
Tune in to Compost Bob Grafe and the Guadalupe County Master Gardeners every Saturday morning at 9 am for the Lawn and Garden Show on KWED 1580 AM. Bob and his guests talk about everything from Trees to Compost and take your calls to answer your gardening questions –just call the listener line, 830.372.1580. If you don’t have an AM radio receiver convenient, you can tune in over the internet. Just go to KWED’s website and tune in!!!!!!
Got a question about the Master Gardener Program or a gardening question? Have a gardening topic that you would like discussed on our weekly 9:05 am Saturday morning KWED 1580 AM radio show, send us a note — just click on “Contact Us” at the top of this page.