Upcoming Events


Mark your calendar for the Master Gardener Graduation Banquet on November 14th, at 6 pm, in the auditorium at BBG.


Martha and Maurice are in charge of the wonderful food that we all enjoy. Pat Cosgrove, our current President, is in charge of decorations. Delores Hydock will be the entertainment for the evening.

The cost of the banquet is $15 per person. Bring a spouse or friend and join us. Tickets can be purchased by sending money to Tom Douglas,(check the MG directory for Tom’s address), or by dropping by the Extension office at BBG and leaving your payment with Annette.

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

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 egister online.

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.

JCMGA 2017