Fall Master Gardener class orientation Aug. 10

July 22, 2017

If you are interested in becoming a Florida Master Gardener, the University of Florida IFAS Extension Service is presenting a an orientation workshop detailing what the Master Gardener program is all about. The learning session will be held at UF/IFAS Walton County Extension, 732 N 9th St in DeFuniak Springs on Thursday, August 10. The program will be held from 10 – 11:30 a.m. CST, and there will be no charge to attend.

Topics covered will include what is a Master Gardener, volunteer opportunities in the program, community involvement opportunities, course requirements, the Florida Master Gardener mission, and continuing education opportunities.  Attendance at this orientation program is highly encouraged for admittance into the Fall 2017 Master Gardener class. Following the class, applications to enroll in the Fall 2017 Master Gardener class will be available.

For more information and to register for the orientation program, please contact Cheryl Cosson at (850) 892-8172 or d.leonard@ufl.edu.