Guadalupe Co. Master Gardener 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 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 August Guadalupe Gardener Newsletter.
(LINK) August 2015 Newsletter
But First – If you enjoy gardening you should consider taking
Master Gardener Class 27
and becoming a Certified Master Gardener
Master Gardeners is an education sharing horticultural program. Students commit to continuous learning and volunteer service. Master Gardener Class 27 will include over 50 hours of classes and provide essential knowledge which you can use in your garden and yard and which you can share with other gardeners. Classes will be on consecutive Wednesdays from 10 AM to 2:30 PM starting August 12, 2015. Classes will be held at the Texas A&M AgriLife building, 210 East Live Oak, Seguin. Cost is $190. To learn more about the class, view the Class 27 Flyer and the Guadalupe County Master Gardener Class 27 Application by clicking on these links!
Guadalupe County Master Gardeners
August Monthly Meeting – Thursday, August 20th
Monarchs and Milkweeds
Presented by Cathy Downs
Cathy will speak on the Monarch butterfly life cycle and habitat. 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.
Future LUNCH & LEARN Gardening Programs
12-1 PM FREE to the Public. Bring your own lunch
Thursday, August 6,– “Planning and Planting a Butterfly Garden”, Judy Stanley, Guadalupe County Master Gardener, presented at the GC AgriLife Extension Office, 210 East Live Oak St. Seguin. Link to Seguin Extension Office Map
Monday, August 10–“Planning and Planting a Butterfly Garden”, Judy Stanley, Guadalupe County Master Gardener, presented at The GVEC Community Room, 908 C Link to GVEC Map
Thursday, September 3,– “Drip Irrigation”, Jim Johnson, Guadalupe County Master Gardener, presented at the GC AgriLife Extension Office, 210 East Live Oak St. Seguin. Link to Seguin Extension Office Map
Monday, September 14, –“Garden with your Vegetables and Flowers”, Peggy Jones, Guadalupe County Master Gardener, presented at The GVEC Community Room, 908 C Link to GVEC Map
Thursday, October 1,– “Fall Bulbs”, Deedy Wright, Guadalupe County Master Gardener, presented at the GC AgriLife Extension Office, 210 East Live Oak St. Seguin. Link to Seguin Extension Office Map
Monday, October 12, –“Lawn Care”, Marvin Borth, Guadalupe County Master Gardener, presented at The GVEC Community Room, 908 C Link to GVEC Map
Native Plant Society of Texas
Guadalupe County (Schertz-Seguin) Chapter
Tuesday, September 8th, 7 PM
Landscaping for Wildlife
Meetings are held at St John’s Lutheran Church, FM 465, Marion, TX and open to the public. For more information, directions or membership applications 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.