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Master Gardener Program Application for 2017
Master Gardener Program Overview 2017

AUTUMN JOY (A Fall Garden Forum) – Saturday, October 1, 2016 from 8:00 a.m. to noon.

The Master Gardener Association of Cape Cod is presenting its first fall gardening forum “AUTUMN JOY” on Saturday, October 1st from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at the Harwich Community Building.  Topics featured are “Preserving your Harvest”, “Preparing Your Soil for Spring”, “Pruning Basics”, “Phenomenal Fall Arrangements” and “Preventing Garden Related Injuries”.

Cost of the program is $15 per person.  Pre-registration is required and space will be limited.  The event will also include light refreshments and door prizes.

Click here for the informational brochure and registration form.  Deadline for registration is September 26th.

FALL WALKING WEEKEND – Friday, October 7th thru Monday, October 10th
Join Cooperative Extension Educator, Russell Norton, on Friday, October 7th at 1:00.  Meeting place is at the Meetinghouse Farm in West Barnstable.  Join Russell as he takes you on this easy walk through wooded and open terrain.  You will have the opportunity to view and learn about some of the most beautiful and unique trees that grow on this lovely Town of Barnstable open space property.

Sponsored by the Land Acquisition and Preservation Committee – Click here for a detailed brochure outlining all the locations and times.

EVENING IN THE GARDEN –  Last Session October 11th!
On this last session we will focus on strategies and ideas for winter production as well as cover some garden tasks to get ready for next year.  This session will be held in the demonstration garden at the Cape Cod Fairgrounds from 4:30 to 6:00 p.m.  evening-in-the-garden-fall-2016

“Ask a Master Gardener”
Scallop Festival-September 23-25 from 12 to 6, Cape Cod Fairgrounds.
Falmouth Emergency Management Event – Saturday, October 1st from 10 to 2 at the Gus Canty Recreation Center, Falmouth

Cape Cod Community Gardens

Click here for an up to date list of community gardens on Cape Cod

Massachusetts Prohibited Plant List