2018 DCMGA Vegetable, Fruit, Herb and Flower Show
How does your garden grow? Plan now to enter the 2018 DCMGA Vegetable, Fruit, Herb and Flower Show on Saturday, June 16 at the Denton County Historical Park and Community Market at 317 West Mulberry Street in Denton (map). Entries accepted between 9 and 10 A.M. Judging begins at 10 A.M. Winners announced at noon. Open to all Denton County residents. Categories for adults & children. Cash awards! For more details and rules, see the Upcoming Events page.
2018 Junior Master Gardener® Specialist Training
Master Gardeners, Master Naturalists, Master Wellness volunteers, 4H volunteers and AgriLife Extension Agents are invited to attend the 2018 Junior Master Gardener® Specialist Training hosted by DCMGA on July 24-26, 2018, at the Global Spheres Center in Corinth. This 2-1/2 day class is designed for those who are coordinating or supporting JMG programs at the local, county, and regional level. Come join us and learn new ideas and techniques that will help you implement effective youth gardening programs through JMG. For more information and online registration, see the Junior Master Gardener Specialist Training page.
Design Your Yard with Earth-Kind® Landscaping course
Join the Denton County Master Gardeners Tuesday evenings from August 28 through October 2, 6–8 P.M. for the Design Your Yard with Earth-Kind® Landscaping class. This course concentrates on creating beautiful, productive yards and gardens using Earth-Kind practices that conserve time, energy, and natural resources.
Space is limited, and registration is required. Public registration will open on June 1. More information coming soon.
Calling all kids! Our Children’s Garden program has started, but it isn’t too late. Denton County Master Gardener Association invites children (and their parents) to learn about gardening through planting, maintaining, and harvesting vegetables and herbs. Join us every Thursday morning (March 22nd – June 7th) from 10 to 11 A.M. at Fairoaks in Denton. There’s no need to register, and attendance is free. More details, including a schedule, are available on our Upcoming Events page. View the video on our Facebook page to see last year’s fun.