2017 Denton County Fruit, Vegetable, Herb and Flower Show
All Denton County gardeners are invited to enter the 2017 Denton County Fruit, Vegetable, Herb and Flower Show on Saturday, June 10 at 9 A.M. at the Denton Community Market (map). For more information, see the Upcoming Events page.
Junior Master Gardener 2017 Professional Development Workshops
All Denton County teachers–public, private, or home school–are invited to attend the 2017 Science With Attitude Professional Development Workshops on June 12 and 13. These hands-on, one-day training programs are designed to incorporate environmental, horticultural and nature education into your curriculum to enhance learning opportunities. Registration deadline is June 2. For more information and a registration form, see the SWAt Science With Attitude Educational Outreach page.
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.
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.