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Henderson County Texas Master Gardeners

~~ Library Series ~~

~~ Come join us Tuesday August 15, 2017 for “Meet and Greet the Master Gardeners” ~~

~~ 5:30pm - 6:30pm at Clint W. Murchison Memorial Library, 121 S Prairieville, Athens, TX 75751 ~~

~~ Free to the public ~~



~~ Encore Presentation ~~

~~ Come join us Saturday August 19, 2017 for “Fall Gardening: Vegetables, Trees and Shrubs” ~~

~~ 9:00am at McDades Nursery, 1000 N Tool Drive Highway 284, Tool, TX ~~

~~ Master Gardener Bob Erickson will walk you through the steps needed for a successful vegetable garden ~~

~~ Free to the public ~~



~~ Summer Series 3 ~~

~~ Come join us Thursday August 31, 2017 for “Growing Azaleas” with Keith Hansen ~~

~~ 6:00pm - 7:00pm at First United Methodist Church, 507 N Broad St, Chandler, TX 75758 ~~

~~ Free to the public ~~



We are very proud of our "Dream Garden" at the East Texas Arboretum and want to share our pick for this months -

"Plant of the Month - Althea (Rose of Sharon)"

Althea or Rose of Sharon

Stop by the garden and see what beautiful things are bloonimg now!

Our Mission

The Master Gardener program is a volunteer development program offered by Texas AgriLife Extension Service by disseminating horticultrual information to individuals and groups in Henderson County and to develop and continue community projects related to horticulture. We are a group of volunteers who share a love of gardening and are eager to learn and share their knowledge.

2017 Officers

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The members of Texas A&M AgriLife will provide equal opportunities in programs and activities, education, and employment to all persons regardless of race, color, sex, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, sexual orientation or gender identity and will strive to achieve full and equal employment opportunity throughout Texas A&M AgriLife.