Yamhill County Master Gardener Association

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  • The Yamhill County Master Gardeners and OSU present the 6th annual
    Spring into Gardening
    Educational Gardening Classes

    Saturday March 17, 2018 from 8:45am to 4pm. l (Doors open at 8:00)
    McMinnville Community Center located at 600 NE Evans St., McMinnville, OR. 97128
    Registration is limited so register early!

    Speakers and Topics

    • How Gardening Will Save the World - Gail Langellotto, OSU Associate Professor of Horticulture and Statewide Coordinator Extension Master Gardener Program
    • Hardy Fuschias: Ideas for a Wonderful Season - Sue Randall, President of the Hardy Fuschia Society
    • How To's of Organizing a Container Garden - Marcia Sherry - Yamhill County Master Gardener
    • Building Healthy Soil and Backyard Composting - Sue Domingues, Benton County Master Gardener
    • Every Nook and Cranny: Productive Container Gardening - Darren Morgan, Nursery Manager at Shonnard's Nursery
    • Pruning and Care of Roses - Katherine Johnson, Columbia County Master Gardener
    • Shurbs to plant now for Fall and Winter Bloom - Neil Bell, OSU Community and Urban Horticulturist
    • Pollinator Habitat in Your Garden Can Change the World - Andony Melathopoulos, OSU Community Horticulturist
    • Gardening With Children - Sophie Grow, Benton County Master Gardener
    • Slug Hunting: Know your Enemy - Claudia Groth, Multnomah County Master Gardener
    • Edible Flowers - Bethany Hagen & Emily Stone, The Thyme Garden

    Detailed class descriptions and speaker bios.


    • Regular Registration: $25/person
    • Member Registration: $20/person
    • Student Registration (with id): $15/person
    • Walk-in day of event: $30/person

    Thanks to our Major Sponsors:

    Supporting Sponsors:

    and Patrons:

    Anne Amie Vineyards Carlton Cellars First Federal
    Wilco   Jackson Family Wines
    Walnut City Wineworks Willakenzie Estate Willamette Valley Vineyards


    Upcoming Events

    Our 6th Annual Spring into Gardening Educational Event!

    Saturday March 17th - 8:45- 4pm - at the MAC Community Center

    Details and online registration can be found here. "

    Our annual Plant Sale Event!

    Saturday May 12-13th - 9am - 4pm - at the Yamhill County Fairgrounds.

    Details coming soon!

    Check out the OSU Gardening Radio program "To the Root of It" with Ray Van Blaricom and Kyle Hunter most Saturday's at 9am on McMinnville's KLYC 1260 Radio Station

    Also check out one of the many community project we support, the McMinnville Community Garden