MASTER GARDENER VOLUNTEER TRAINING TO BE HELD IN SPRING 2018
Spooner, Wisconsin January 22, 2018. Garden enthusiasts in Burnett, Sawyer, Washburn and Polk counties who are interested in learning more about horticulture and who have an interest in volunteering in their local communities can now register for the UW-Extension Master Gardener Volunteer Training program. This program is a gateway to learning for personal growth, and a mission to volunteer through community events, school projects, outreach, and UW-Extension activities.
The first session is scheduled to begin Tuesday, April 3 from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. at the Spooner Agricultural Research Station and continue each Tuesday evening through June 19, 2018. An orientation session will be held on Saturday, March 17 from 9:00 a.m. to Noon.
Cost of the course is $125 or $200 for two people willing to share printed materials; the fee includes access to on-line lectures and instructional material, the UW-Extension Master Gardener Manual: Foundations in Horticulture, a one year membership to the Wisconsin Master Gardener Association, and speaker costs. Registration deadline is March 2, 2018.
For more information and an application please visit; http://www.northcountrymgv.org/training.html