October’s Master Gardener meetingwill be the election of officers. Bring something to share and join your fellow Master Gardeners onTuessday morning, October 10th, for fellowship at 9:00 followed by the business meeting at 10 am.This is a very important meeting. Please come.

The All Bugs Good and Badwebinar series continues. The is a good way to add CEU’s. If you’ve missed any of the series, you can watch them any time by clicking on the schedulebelow.

The Lunch & Learn seriescontinues.October 11th will be the Fall Plant Sale Preview. This free series is from 11:30 to 12:30 at BBG.

Each month you can join the2nd 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.

Sign up today for a great workshop opportunity. Tuesday, November 2nd,experts from Alabama Cooperative Extension System, Auburn University and Alabama A&M will present on Hydroponics, Aquaponics and Pollinators. You can egisteronline.

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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