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Master Gardeners of Western Wayne County (MGWWC)  is a non-profit Michigan State University Extension (MSUE) associated volunteer organization dedicated to educating our local communities about gardening and horticulture using research-based information. We are here to come together to improve our Community, grow as individuals, learn from each other and have lots of FUN in the process!




MGWWC Membership Meeting
Take Back Your Garden!
with Julia Hofley
March 5, 2015
Julia is a freelance garden writer writes for Michigan Gardener magazine, Fine Gardening magazine and assorted trade publications. She speaks to both trade and the gardening public audiences each year about new plants, garden travelogues and  gardening in animal browsing country. She has spoken professionally for: OFA, PPA, GWA, ACS and TNGA.
During her presentation, Take Back Your Garden!, Julia will discuss strategies to deal the various critters who come to graze upon what view as a giant salad bar - our gardens!

Download/Print Julia's handout 

What
MGWWC General Membership Meeting
WhereMSU Extension / RESA
5454 Venoy Rd.
Wayne, MI  48184
Date
Thursday, March 5, 2015
Time6:30 pm - Refreshments
7:00pm - Meeting

Wayne County MSU Extension / RESA General Directions & Site Map - Download/Print pdf file

We hope to see all of you there!
~ MGWWC Board

 

Butterfly Garden Information for MGWWC1c.pdf

from John Blair's February presentation


Join Us at a Meeting / Become a Member!

You don’t need to be a Master Gardener to become a member. Activities include listening to educational speakers, watching demonstrations, gardening and volunteer opportunities based upon your skill level. If you are a Master Gardener each meeting counts as one hour towards your annual education requirements. The fee is still only $10 per year!  (Read our Membership Application for full details.)
When
First Thursday of each month September thru June
(unless otherwise announced. Most meetings start at 7:00pm. Check individual month(s) for start time(s) as they may vary)
WhereMSU Extension / RESA Auditoreum
5454 Venoy Rd.
Wayne, MI  48184



Got a Gardening Question?
 


Get an answer from the experts. Visit MSU Extension's Be a Smart Gardener  Web page and submit your question, along with any photos, via the Ask an Expert  link or call 888-MSUE4MI (888-673-3464.)  Someone will get back to quickly with advice on how to answer your gardening questions.


MSU Extension Master Gardener Volunteer Management System
 Report Volunteer and Education Hours through new database:
https://michigan.volunteersystem.org/UniversalLogin.cfm



This page was last modified on Wednesday, February 25, 2015

2015 Master Gardener Banquet & Awards Ceremony



For more information and/or to download Registration form



Help Us Raise Funds to
Help Others



MGWWC is now participating in the Kroger Community Rewards Program. Help MGWWC raise money for grants, scholarships and other worthwhile projects by signing up and buying groceries and other essentials. This will not cost you a thing! Just follow this link and follow the prompts to choose Master Gardeners of Western Wayne County to sponsor.  https://www.kroger.com/communityrewards




SCRIP Tutorial - Thursday, February 5, 2015
6:00pm in the MSUE/RESA Auditoreum

MGWWC Members are invited to come early to the membership meeting and learn about the SCIP Program: what it is, how it will benefit our organization and learn how to use it.



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MGWWC is selling organic worm castings!



5 lbs for $10
To purchase or to request more information


MGWWC & Detroit Garden Center
Now Selling Master Gardener
license plate frames

MGWWC Contact Jane Casey at jane@caseyhome.com
DGC Contact
Theresa Gilliam-Kelly  at  tg_mjkelly@msn.com