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To promote and perpetuate WSU Master Gardener program with the Lewis County Extension Office. To promote public interest in gardening and home horticulture through education and other activities. To facilitate an exchange of ideas, information and expertise among members through periodic newsletters, seminars, meetings and other activities. To engage in activities that will further the objectives of the Foundation and the WSU Extension.  To interact with the Master Gardener Foundation of Washington State.

Upcoming Events

Feb
22
Sat
Grape Workshop @ Fort Borst Demonstration Garden
Feb 22 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
These tips are a must for a new grape grower!  Learn how to choose the right cultivar, where to plant them, how to train them, when and how to prune, how to propagate and perform seasonal tasks. Free pre-registration call 360-740-1216
Feb
29
Sat
Seed Starting With Soil Blocks @ Borst Demonstration Greenhouse
Feb 29 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Learn how to be more successful by using soil blocks to start your seeds.

Mar
7
Sat
Planning for Canning @ Bob Lyle Coummunity Center
Mar 7 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Free pre-registration please call 360-740-1216.  Planning for Canning will teach gardeners how much produce they need to grow to provide enough canned produce for the winter.  Knowing what types of produce is best for canning and how to schedule harvests will be discussed.  Note:  This not a canning workshop.  Master Gardeners can only educate on the gardening aspects of canning.

Mar
21
Sat
Blueberry Care and Hands-On Pruning @ Providence Place Demonstration Garden
Mar 21 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Selection, care and hands on pruning of Blueberries for the Pacific Northwest.

Apr
4
Sat
Gardening For Everyone @ Washington Hall, Centralia College
Apr 4 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm

Free gardening workshops

May
16
Sat
Lewis County Master Gardener Foundation Plant Sale/Plant Pot recycle @ SW Washington Fairgrounds, Expo Hall
May 16 @ 9:00 am – May 17 @ 3:00 pm

Thousands of plants all grown in Lewis County by local Master Gardeners.  Select from over 1,000 tomato plants including many heirloom varieties.  Other plants include annuals, perennials, shrubs, trees and much more!  We accept credit and debit cards.  We have a limited supply of carts so bringing a wagon can make your shopping experience easier.  Bring your clean plant pots to be used and recycled.

Jun
20
Sat
Building Limb and Twig Trellises For Your Garden @ Salkum Timberland Library
Jun 20 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Free pre-registration call 360-740-1216.  Learn how to build plant trellises, arbors and plant with basic principles, and then build a plant support.

Jun
27
Sat
Plant Propagation From Cuttings @ Borst Demonstration Greenhouse
Jun 27 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Learn the technique of propagation by taking cuttings of plants.  Free pre-registration call 360-740-1216

Jul
25
Sat
Hydrangeas: Care and Hands-On Pruning @ Providence Place Demostration Garden
Jul 25 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

A beautiful addition to any flower garden.  Learn the secrets of changing color, caring for and pruning this beautiful and easy to grow ornamental. Free pre-registration call 360-740-1216.

Oct
10
Sat
Gardening For Everyone @ Washington Hall, Centralia College
Oct 10 @ 9:15 am – 2:00 pm

Free gardening workshops