Okanagan Master Gardener's Chapter
Master Gardeners Association of BC
|Record #: KNA1442||Last Modified: 12 May 2021||Last Full Update: 12 May 2021|
|Mailing Address||c/o Jane Gates
1845 Canyon Falls Crt
Canada V1W 4A2
|Primary Contact||Jane Gates, President, Okanagan Master Gardeners, Okanagan Master Gardeners; Phone: 250.764.8844; Email: email@example.com|
|Social Media||Facebook: www.facebook.com/groups/103521226368334/|
|Description & Services|
|Service Details||- Provides sustainable gardening advice in the Southern Interior, from Osoyoos to Enderby while educating gardening public on environmentally responsible practices and sharing knowledge through advice clinics at nurseries and plant sales, or through community projects at notable public and community gardens
-Sponsors Kelowna Seedy Sunday the 2nd Sunday in March.
- Volunteer projects with the Guisachan Heritage Garden in Kelowna, Summerland Ornamental Garden, and Food for Thought Garden in Kelowna
- Makes presentations on gardening issues, writes garden advice columns for newspapers and newsletters, is involved in horticultural therapy activities at extended care facilities and hospices, participates in and some times leads community horticultural beautification projects.
-Okanagan Master Gardeners Course every 2 years in the fall.
|Upcoming Events||Okanagan Master Gardeners Training course: 11 Sep 2021 to 04 Dec 2021, 10:00AM to 3:00PM|
|How to Apply||Please email for information regarding the Master Gardener Program or if interested in volunteering at the Guisachan House garden
|Meetings||Basic Master Gardeners 12-week (Saturday) university level training program begins on Sat, Sep11th, 2021 and runs through to Sat, Dec, 4, 2021
Seedy Sunday Kelowna, 2nd Sunday in March every year at Parkinson Recreation Centre, Kelowna
|Located In Community||Okanagan Valley|