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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


Details about Dick Dyer's presentation can be found on the Events Calendar.

What
MGWWC Membership Meeting
Where

Belleville, MI

Speaker

Dick Dyer of The Dyer Family Organic Farm

Date
Thursday, September 7, 2017
Please join us; we would love to see you!  MGWWC Board

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 demonstration, 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.  (Read our 2017 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)
 WhereWayne County Community College
  Details6:30 Socializing w/refreshments & merchandise

7:00 Business meeting

7:15 Presentation

 Date First Thursday of the month
Time6:30pm - 9:00pm
Map to Wayne County Community College


Board Meetings/Open to everyone

Learn about "behind the scenes" of the Master Gardeners of Western Wayne County by attending a board meeting.  

When 
Wednesday, August 23, 2017
WhereMSU Extension Office - Wayne 
33030 Van Born, Wayne, MI

Details6:30 pm - Meeting
Map to Wayne County Community College



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 Sunday, August 13, 2017

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Tomato Fest
Ray Hunter Florist and Garden will be having their 
4th Annual Tomato Festival
 Saturday, August 19th from 10 a.m. - 1 p.m. 
Ray Hunter Florist & Garden
16153 Eureka, Southgate 48195
 
They are looking for EMG volunteers to help at this event. Barb Johnson has already filled out the project form and it has been approved by Deirdre Hope.
 
If you'd like to volunteer, contact:
Alana at events@rayhunter.com or 734-560-9043
 
If you volunteer, use the Description "Ray Hunter Tomato Festival" and the Project Focus Category of 
"Outreach: Live Educational Presentation" 
when logging your hours on the VMS. 
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Calendar of Events
Don't forget to check the events calendar.
Updated August 12, 2017.
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MGWWC Membership 
Sign up for your 2017 membership. All you need is $15 and a completed form:

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2016 Wayne County Master Gardener Award Winners



Master Gardener of the Year
Barbara Johnson
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Unsung Heroes
Patrick Johnson
Sheila Kneeshaw 


Forsythia Award
Joseph Suda
Christine Rohn


ANNOUNCING:
Master Gardener Class
August 2017



Starting Tuesday, August 2, 2017
6:00pm - 10:00pm


Wayne County Community College District
University Center
19305 Vernier
Harper Woods, MI 48225


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 caost 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


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.  Sign In


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