Brown Bags, Seminars, Classes and Events

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Aransas/San Patricio Master Gardeners

2017  Schedule — Brown  Bags,  Seminars,  Classes  &  Events

Public Horticulture Education Series

 Learn more on our website homepage, or on our Calendar of Events.

All events are held at Texas A&M AgriLife Extension–Aransas County, 892 Airport Road, Rockport, unless otherwise indicated.  Call 361-790-0103 for more information.

Tue Jan 17 BROWN BAG—“Garden Resolutions NOT to Make”, Linda Frank Master Gardener, Noon–1:00 P.M.

Sat  Feb 11 WORKSHOP — REGISTRATION  REQUIRED “Making Miniature Gardens”,  Carol Krank, Nueces Master Gardener, 10:00 A.M.–Noon.  Hands-on workshop, $15.00 advance fee required by February 2nd . Enrollment limited to 25. Call 361-790-0103 for information.

Tue Feb 21 BROWN BAG— “What to Plant”, Ellen Reisinger, Master Gardener Noon–1:00 P.M.

Sat Mar 4  SPRING PLANT SALE—9:00 A.M–1:00 P.M. Coastal Oaks Garden at Texas A&M AgriLife Extension-Aransas County.

Tue Mar 21 BROWN BAG—“Reptiles and Their Importance in Our Yards and Homes”, Chad Huckabee, Master Naturalist, Noon–1:00 P.M.

Tue Apr 18 BROWN BAG—“I Made Compost, Now What?”, Frances Frizzell, Master Gardener, Noon–1 P.M.

Tue May 16 BROWN BAG—“Reading Your Palms”, Ginger Easton Smith, Aransas County Ag Agent, Noon–1:00 P.M.

Tue Jun 20 BROWN BAG—“Hot, Hot Peppers”, Joe Culpepper, Noon–1:00 P.M.

Wed Jul 12  INFORMATION & REGISTRATION SESSION—Become A Master Gardener, 1:30-3:00 P.M. Find out about the upcoming MG Intern Training weekly classes, August thru November.

Tue Jul 18 BROWN BAG—“Keyhole Gardening”,  Noon–1:00 P.M.

Tue Aug 16 BROWN BAG— “Fall Vegetable Gardening”, Todd Cutting, Master Gardener Noon–1:00 P.M.

Sat Sep 9   FALL PLANT SALE9:00 A.M.–1:00 P.M., Coastal Oaks Garden at Texas A&M AgriLife Extension-Aransas County.

Tue Sep 19 BROWN BAG—“Growing Olives in Texas”, Monte Nesbitt, Extension Program Specialist II, Noon–1:00 P.M.

Tue Oct 17 BROWN BAG—“Butterfly Walk and Talk”, Marthanne Mitchell, We will be walking through our Coastal Oakes Garden following the talk.  Noon–1:00 P.M.

Sat Nov 4 Workshop – “Making Living Wreaths”, Details will be added as soon as they are available.

Tue Nov 14 BROWN BAG—“The Bonsai Guy” Bob Gordon, Noon-1:00 P.M.

AgriLife logoARANSAS COUNTY OFFICE: Phone: 361-790-0103

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Individuals with disabilities, who require an auxiliary aid, service or accommodation in order to participate in any of the aforementioned activities, are encouraged to contact the County Extension Office at least eight days prior to the program for assistance. Educational programs of the Texas AgriLife Extension Service are open to all people without regard to race, color, sex, disability, religion, age, or national origin.