Upcoming Events

Sign up for Master Gardener plant information booth at Fall Plant Sale.The Fall Plant Sale is just around the corner, onOctober 21st and 22nd. Our customers rely on our Master Gardener booth to answer questions, provide information, andspotlight all of the great things that our local Master Gardeners are doing. So, if you can fill any of thefollowing slots, please notifyBethany O’Rear.

Two persons needed for each shift:
Saturday, 10/21 Sunday, 10/22
9-11 am 12-2 pm
11 am-1 pm 2-4 pm
1-3 pm
3-5 pm


The BBG Native Plant Group Fall PreSale has lots of nice natives available; many are butterfly host plants and/or nectar plants for butterflies and bees.The available plants can be seen through this order formPlease fill out the order from and send to snydergail@gmail.com. If sending an email order, we need customer's name, email, phone number, pick up time, Botanicalname, size, quantity and a total of their order as noted in the order form. There is a$200.00 minimum ordersize so its perfectly okay for folks to round up a few friends if necessary to place their order. Due to limited quantities of some varieties, orders will be processed in the order received at the email address provided on the order form. We need the completed order form byend of day, September 15. We can only accept exact cash or check, no debit/credit cards.

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The Lunch & Learn seriescontinues.September 27th will be Plant in a Sttraw 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.


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.

Jefferson County will be hosting the 2018 State Conventionat the newly remodeled Sheraton downtown. Check back for more information on the Convention as it becomes available.

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