Cherokee County Spring Conference

The Cherokee County Master Gardener association is sponsoring a Spring Conference that will cover vegetable gardening in North Texas, native plants, and more. When: March 25, 2023 Where: First Christian Church, 1920 Beaumont St., Jacksonville, Tx Time: 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm. Tickets are $20 payable in cash or check at the door. For more... Read More →


Backyard Conservation & Production 101

Balance conservation and production on small acreage properties at this FREE program sponsored by Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Lone Star Healthy Streams. When: April 4, 2023 Time: 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm Where: Liberty Hall, 805 E. Main St. Nacogdoches, Texas 78155 Learn about small acreage conservation, backyard poultry, gardening in East Texas, sheep &... Read More →

Historic Tyler Azalea District Spring Garden Tour

Experience an exclusive private tour of the Pyron Garden in the Historic Tyler Azalea District. Tour groups will be led by Smith County Horticulturist Greg Grant and former Smith County Horticulturist, Emeritus Keith Hansen featuring specific information regarding plants that thrive in East Texas. When: April 11, 2023, Thursday Time: 9:00 am to 12:00 pm... Read More →


North Texas Grape and Wine Day

Texas A&M Extension service is offering a FREE Viticulture & Enology learning opportunity covering wine growing pest and disease management, as well as ways to sustain and improve wine quality for North Texas Vineyards. When: April 21, 2023 Where: Hidden Hangar Vineyard & Winery, 273 Middle Rd. Denison, Tx 75021 Time: 8:30 am - 1:00... Read More →

Fruit Grafting & Budding Workshop

This hands-on workshop will provide a thorough understanding of the art and science behind this form of propagation. Attendees will be able to take home several grafter fruit trees! Training will include detailed demonstration and hands-on practice. Participants are asked to bring their own pruners & grafting knife if possible. Space is limited to 30... Read More →


2023 SCMGA Library Series – April

Tyler Public Library 201 S. College Ave, Tyler, TX

Katy Barone, "No-till Garden for Small Spaces" A Smith County Master Gardener shows how to transform that small space into something beautiful with little effort.

2023 SMCGA Library Series – May

Tyler Public Library 201 S. College Ave, Tyler, TX

Dr. David Creech, "Japanese Maples, Azaleas, Camellias and More - How Many Varieties Are Enough?" For over 35 years, SFA Gardens has been a collectors' garden acquiring as wide a range of plant materials as possible with a backbone of unusual trees and shrubs. The diversity of special collections and cultivars adapted to the Gulf... Read More →

2023 Home Garden Tour

We are happy to announce the return of our Annual Home Garden Tour featuring amazing gardens of 6 current Master Gardeners! Register online and pick up your ticket(s) and 2023 Home Garden Tour Guidebook at ANY of the six gardens on tour day, May 20th from 9:00am-3:00pm. Visit the beautiful home gardens maintained by Smith... Read More →