Mark Your Calendar Now!
Make plans to shop at the 2017 DCMGA Spring Plant Sale, on Saturday, April 29, on the grounds of the Trinity United Methodist Church, in Denton. The sale is scheduled for 9 A.M. – 2 P.M, but shop early! The most exciting items will go fast! See the Plant Sale page for details.
The 2017 DCMGA Garden Tour is coming on May 13. This year’s theme is “Passport to Nature”, with 5 gardens belonging to Denton County Master Gardeners and 2 bonus gardens. See the Garden Tour page for more information, including pictures, maps, and online tickets.
The DCMGA Children’s Garden
The Children’s Garden invites parents and their children to learn about gardening through planting, maintaining, and harvesting vegetables and herbs, Thursday mornings, 10 AM to 11 AM, through June 8. The DCMGA Children’s Garden shares the garden area with Fairoaks, a senior independent living community. It’s a wonderful opportunity for children, parents and seniors to experience growing a garden together. For a schedule and other information, see the Upcoming Events page.
Junior Master Gardener Activities for Kids
Denton County Master Gardeners invite kids and their adult companions to garden and explore their world through meaningful horticultural and environmental science activities using hands on activities, arts and crafts, and literature. For more information and registration, see the flyer.
Design Your Yard with Earth-Kind® Landscaping class
Join the Denton County Master Gardeners Tuesday evenings from September 5 through October 10 for the Design Your Yard with Earth-Kind® Landscaping class. This course concentrates on creating beauty and productivity using Earth-Kind practices that conserve time, energy, water, and money through thoughtful planning of your yard or garden. More information and registration coming soon.
2017 Garden Secrets Classes
Keep Lewisville Beautiful offers free classes monthly on various gardening topics with speakers from Denton County Master Gardener Association and the AgriLife Extension Office. The classes are held in Classroom 1 at the MCL Grand (100 N. Charles St., in Lewisville beginning at 6:00 p.m. Classes are limited in size, so pre-registration is requested. Topics include: vegetable gardening, composting, container gardening, shade gardening and many more. For more information: KLB Garden Secrets Classes.