Master Gardener Class 30
The Guadalupe County AgriLife Extension Service and Guadalupe County Master Gardeners will conduct a 50+ hour training class from August 8 through December 5, 2017. Classes will be conducted at the Extension Office, 210 East Live Oak, Seguin, Texas on Tuesday afternoons from 12:45 to 4:45 p.m. Cost is $190. The application deadline is July 31, 2017.
See “Class 2017” Tab above for more information.
For more information contact Kay McElveen, Class 30 Coordinator, at (830) 401-4420 (Home), (479) 790-2933 (Cell) or email@example.com
Link to Class 30 Application: Application GCMG Class 30
Everyone is Invited to Attend our
Free Gardening Classes!
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 March Guadalupe Gardener 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 firstname.lastname@example.org
Thursday, April 20 at 7:00pm
“Gardening for Wildlife”
National Wildlife Federation Habitat Steward,
Learn how to attract butterflies and birds to your yard, plants to use and water features.
Everyone is welcome. Free.
Monthly meetings start with a Social at 6:15, 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.
Future LUNCH & LEARN Programs
Programs are in Schertz or Seguin!!
All Programs are from 12-1 PM
FREE to the Public. Bring your own lunch
Schertz Lunch & Learns
Monday, May 8, 2017
Presented by Master Gardener
Presented at the Guadalupe County Annex Building, 1101 Elbel Road, Schertz, Texas.
Future Lunch and Learns in Schertz –
07/10/17 Liz Romero – Dark and Dry Plants for Shade
09/11/17 Deedy Wright – Xeriscapes
Seguin Lunch & Learns
Wednesday, April 5th 2017
Practical Fruit Growing
for the Home Gardener
Growing fruit as part of your landscape
and keeping it simple.
Sizing production to your space & family size
and selecting types based on
Presented by Guadalupe County Master Gardener
Free. Everyone is welcome.
AgriLife Extension 210 E. Live Oak, Seguin, Texas
Future Lunch and Learns in Seguin:
June 7 – Jim Johnson/Seed Propagation for the Fall Garden
August 14 – Cindy Martin/Stump the Master Gardener – Are you a little competitive? Like a challenge in a laidback environment? This is a chance to review your knowledge on a wide variety of gardening topics and
collaborate with friends to “Stump the Master Gardener”
Oct. 4 – Bob Cox/Garden Photography FUNdamentals
Recent Guadalupe County Projects
Native Plant Society of Texas
Guadalupe County (Schertz-Seguin) Chapter
Tuesday, March 14, – 7 PM
Native Plant Pollinators
Presented by Dr. Don Tuff
Dr. Tuff is an entomologist who will explain how insects and other pollinators perform this important function for our native plants.
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.