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Guadalupe Co. Master Gardener  

Free!!  Free!! Free!!

That’s the price for most of the gardening classes offered by the Guadalupe County Master Gardeners!

Guadalupe County Community Garden Visitors

Guadalupe County Community Garden Visitors

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 program which now has monthly meetings almost every month in both Seguin and Schertz.  Upcoming programs are listed below on this page.  Additional area educational programs and events can be found in our February Guadalupe Gardener Newsletter.  

(LINK)   February 2016 Newsletter

 

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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  guadalupecountymastergardeners@yahoo.com

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 Guadalupe County Master Gardeners  

February Monthly Meeting

Thursday, February 18th

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Presented by Patty Leander

Patty Leander is a popular speaker on all aspects of vegetable gardening and a frequent contributor to “Texas Gardener” magazine.


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.

 Link to Seguin Extension Office Map 

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Future LUNCH & LEARN Gardening Programs

All Programs are from 12-1 PM

FREE to the Public. Bring your own lunch

 

Monday, March 14, 2016 Texas Superstar Plants“,  Presented by Bob Cox and John Lewicki, Guadalupe Co. Master Gardeners and Texas Superstar Specialists.  Find out about the Superstar Program and landscape plants for our area.  Presented at The GVEC Community Room, 908 Curtis Avenue, Schertz.  Link to GVEC Map

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Recent Guadalupe County Projects

LaVernia Elementary Garden Classes

LaVernia Elementary Garden Classes

 

Community Garden Craft Booths

Guadalupe County Community Garden Crafts and Cooking Day

November Fundraising Rummage Sale

November Fundraising Rummage Sale

Gutierrez Xeriscape Park Youth Volunteers

Gutierrez Xeriscape Park Youth Volunteers

 

 

 

 

 

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Native Plant Society of Texas

Guadalupe County (Schertz-Seguin) Chapter

Tuesday, February 9, 2016 – 7 PM

Benefits of Native Grasses

Presented by David Will of Landscape Details and member, Lindheimer Chapter of NPSOT.

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/

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Gonzales Master Gardeners’ 6th Annual Spring Plant Sale
Saturday, April 2, 2016 from 8:30 a.m. until 1 p.m.

Downtown Gonzales on Texas Heroes Square

located just west of Gonzales County Court House

Shoppers will have the opportunity to make their selections from an assortment of vegetables, herbs, annual and perennial plants, succulents, cacti, houseplants and citrus fruit trees.  A wide variety of vegetable plants will include heirloom tomato plants, various pepper varieties and much more.  A great selection of herbs for the garden will be available.  Check out the not-so-common perennials, hanging baskets, bromeliads, and dish gardens that will also be offered for sale.  Bring your gardening questions to the “Ask the Master Gardener” booth and stop by to bid on the wide variety of items in the silent auction.  Food and drink will also be available for sale.

 

 

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!!!!

Photo of Bob at the radioTune 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!!!!!!

 Contact Us!

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.

The Master Gardener of Guadalupe County is an educational and volunteer program offered by the AgriLife Extension Service of the Texas A&M University System. It is open to people of all ages, regardless of socioeconomic level, race, color, sex, handicap or national origin. The program is designed to increase the availability of horticultural information and extend horticultural projects throughout the community. These goals are implemented through the training and employment of local volunteers known as Master Gardeners.