The Lunch & Learn seriescontinues.September 27th at 11:30 at BBG. The topic will be be“Plant in a Straw Bale." This free series is from 11:30 to 12:30 at BBG.

The Fall Gardening Extravaganzawill be held on Friday, September 29th in Alexander City. This will be hosted by Tallapose County Extension Office and Master Gardeners. The event will be held again at Central Alabama Community College. Click on the flyer below for further information. All registration will be handled by telephone at 256-825-1051. No Online registration Be sure to register today.


The All Bugs Good and Badwebinar series for 2017 is a good way to add CEU’s. You can watch them any time by clicking on the schedulebelow.

Each month you can join the 2nd Saturday at Sloss Walks and Talks at Grandmother's Garden. It is a free lecture series sponsored by the Birmingham Historical Society and presented by fellow Master Gardener and herbalist, Antonia Viteri. The lectures are from 10:30 - 11:30. The meet inside Sloss Furnace Historic Park at Grandmother's Garden.

Tuesday, November 2nd,experts from Alabama Cooperative Extension System, Auburn University and Alabama A&M will present on Hydroponics, Aquaponics and Pollinators. More information on registration will be available soon.

The monthly Master Gardener meetings are a great source for Continuing Education Units.

CEU Hours for 2017 are:

January 10th, Brooke McMinn, 1 CEU
There are no CEU’s for the Reach for the Stars in February
March 14th, Dr. Jim Jacobi, 1 CEU
April 11th, Jeanie Sherlock, 1 CEU
May 9th, 1 CEU
June 13th, Longleaf Botanical Gardens, 2 CEU
June 20th, Antonia Viteri, 1CEU
July 11th, Tom Underwood, 1 CEU

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JCMGA 2017