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Master Gardener Volunteer Training Class Forrming

It is time to start applying to be a Master Gardener volunteer. Follow the link Master Gardener Program Information to review the information explaining what is required to become a Master Gardener. An application is available at MG Application. The application is a fillable pdf that can be saved and emailed to brown.6000@osu.edu. You can also mail it or bring it to the office.. The deadline is January 5, 2018. We will need a minimum of 10 enrolled in order to hold the classes. During the week of January 8, we will be holding applicant interviews in order to make sure that everyone knows what they are getting into. If you need a paper application, they are also available at the extension office.

Training Dates: January 17 – April 11

Time: Every Wednesday night 6 PM – 9 PM and Saturday, March 3 & Saturday March 24

Cost: $110

The cost covers travel for expert speakers from around the region and state and a 3-ring binder with hundreds of pages of information on all of the class topics.

This class may not be offered again until 2020.

Please contact Ed Brown at brown.6000@osu.edu or 740-593-8555 with any questions that you might have.