Boone County   Master Gardeners  Assn.

  Boone County, Indiana


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Next Meeting: Monday, January 22, 2018

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Remember to wear your Name Badges for all BCMG Meetings and bring your own reusable coffee/travel mug. (Trying to do our part in reducing the use of Styrofoam).  Hospitality 9:00 a.m. Meetings start promptly at 9:30 a.m.  

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 “On every stem, on every leaf,…and at the root of everything that grew, was a professional specialist in the shape of a grub, caterpillar, aphids, or other expert, whose business it was to devour that particular part.” Oliver Wendell Holmes (1809-1894)

Important:   Please contact Lynn Kenyon to assist with the Community Gardens in Lebanon:  765-482-4172

Contact President, Melody Price 317-407-7637 if you want a copy of the most current 2017 listing of active Boone County Master Gardeners.

 

 

       Click to link to: 2017-2018** Purdue Master Gardener Events

The following are the new 2018 officers:  President: Linda Tripps;  Vice President: Karen Hogan; Secretary: Lynn Kenyon; Treasurer: Michelle Mangold

Guests are always invited to attend the meetings, usually held at the Boone County Fairgrounds at 9:30 am on the 3rd Monday every other month.  Social/Hospitality begins at 9:00 am

 

2018 Gardenfest:  Saturday, April 7, 2018

2018 Garden Overnight Trip:  June ? 6 – 7?, Chicago area ..details to follow

 

NOTE:  Welcome 2017 Interns !!

 

Attention Master Gardeners:  We need your suggestions and ideas for speakers and educational activities/challenges in order to receive Education credit at our Bi-Monthly Meetings. Please contact Karen Hogan, Vice President or Linda Tripps to set up an Education schedule.

 

Boone County Master Gardeners’ By-Laws.

Medicinal Plant Garden at the Indiana Medical History Museum in Indianapolis


Beginning in June, guided tours of the Medicinal Plant Garden at the Indiana Medical History Museum in Indianapolis will be available.
Free tours open to the public begin at 11:00 am, every Saturday, June thru September. 
Group tours (charge of $25 per group) can be arranged by emailing the museum at education@imhm.org or via www.imhm.org
The garden now features over 100 species of plants, some of which are the source of modern wonder drugs and all of which have fascinating stories to tell. Please contact Master Gardener, Kathleen Hull for more information:  hullk@ccrtc.com
317 996 4380

Download Form for your Master Gardener Volunteer Hours 

 

 

 

Check out the daily precipitation for Boone County at:  Community Collaborative Rain, Hail, and Snow Network   

 

 
Application Form for Boone County Master Gardener Grant


Contact Us:
Boone County Master Gardener Association
Extension Educator, HHS Curt Emanuel, ANR & CED
Purdue Extension, Boone County
1300 E 100 S
Lebanon Indiana 46052
765-482-0750 (Extension Office)


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