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                Calendar of Events of Interest to Gardeners                                                      

  July - August 2017
Dates, times, places are subject to change; please check in advance
*Addresses of locations are below

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Note to HCMG Master Gardeners:

Attendance at events other than Master Gardener meetings is optional; events are listed for those wishing to attend other educational offerings. Be sure to call and confirm event. We try to limit the listed events to those that would earn our members CEU's but not all will be eligible.

 

 

July 25

 NPSOT Fredericksburg

 6:30 p.m. social followed by the meeting at 7:00 p.m.

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Dr. James Stanley, Master Naturalist, author and weekly columnist for the Kerrville Daily Times will present, “The Critical Importance of Native Grasses to the Health of Hill Country Habitat. “

Memorial Presbyterian Church.

Visitors welcome.

 

 

July 29

 Hill Country Master Gardeners

 9:00 a.m. to noon.

HCMG will present a drip irrigation program.

Program cost is $55.

A link to the information sheet and registration form appears on the HCMG home page.

Kerr County TAMU AgriLife Extension Office.

Open to the public.

August 2

Hill Country Master Gardeners

12:30 to 2:00 p.m.

David Will, landscape contractor, president and founder of the Lindheimer chapter of NPSOT and founder of the Hill Country chapter of NPSOT will present, “Bulbs for all Seasons.”

Hill Country Youth Event Center

HCMGs and interns.

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August 9

Children's Workshop

"Plants and Propagation"

Offered by HCMG's

9 am -11:30 am Kindergarten thru 2nd grade (ages 5-7)

12:30 pm-3 pm  3rd thru 5th grade (ages 8-11)

Space is limited, register early. 

$20.00 per child

Hill Country Youth Center

Click on link for forms and information:

Class information page

Registration Form

August 14

 Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service (Gillespie County)

12:10-12:50 p.m.

NOTE: This is a date change! Beth McMahon, Horticulture Agent, Gillespie County will present “Fall Gardening.”

See other topics, cost and registration details on the HCMG website homepage.

Gillespie County TAMU AgriLife Extension Office.

Open to the public.

August 21

Kerr County Cactus & Succulent Society

 7:00 p.m.

Program to be announced, Butt-Holdsworth Memorial Library.

Always confirm date, time and location online in latest newsletter at:

http://home.windstream.net/wildfong/KCCSS.html

 Visitors welcome

 

 

NPSOT Fredericksburg

6:30 p.m. social followed by the meeting at 7:00 p.m.

George Cates, restoration specialist at Native American Seed will present, “How to Grow Native Plants from Seed.”

Memorial Presbyterian Church.

 Visitors welcome.

 

   
 
     
 
     
 
 
   
 

 


Visit Texas Master Gardeners Association website for information about other MG events
 

   *Note these addresses for events listed above:

  Butt-Holdsworth Memorial Library, 505 Water Street, Kerrville

  Cibolo Nature Center Auditorium, 140 City Park Road, Boerne

  Gardens at the Ridge, 13439 North Ranch Road 783, Kerrville

  Gillespie County TAMU AgriLife Extension Office, 95 Frederick Road, Fredericksburg

  Herff Farm, 33 Herff Road, Boerne

  Hill Country Youth Event Center, 3785 Highway 27, Kerrville

  Hunt United Methodist Church, 120 Merritt Road, Hunt

  Memorial Presbyterian Church, 601 North Milam Street, Fredericksburg
   Riverside Nature Center, 150 Francisco Lemos Street, Kerrville, TX  830.257.4837,
www.riversidenaturecenter.org


     
   It is advisable to call ahead to confirm events.
   For Statewide Master Gardener events visit the TMGA website

 
   

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