New River Valley Master Gardener Association
NRVMGA Meetings Calendar
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Master Gardeners are committed
to learning and to communicating their knowledge of gardening to others.
Master Gardeners will direct their efforts to creating and maintaining an
awareness of the need for intelligent stewardship of the environment.
- Next meeting Sept 12 Doe Creek Orchard. Six-thirty.
Directions: 460 west pass Eastern Elementary. Take next right Rt 613 (Doe Creek Rd). Proceed 1.6 miles
Turn right onto Doe Creek Farm Rd. Proceed through orchard to packing house. Please come!!
- Commuity Grants for 2017
information is now available. We will have approximately four thousand available this year.
Please see Grants page Grant applications due November 1, 2016.
- October 13thmeeting Will be at
6:30pm at 770W Rock Rd Radford. We get to tour a private garden!
- NRV Master Gardener Assoc will provide speakers on a wide variety of
gardening topics. Remember; "gardening" covers a big range of stuff.
If your club/group/school might need a speaker, contact the NRV coordinator at (540) 382-5790
- Here is the list of our generous plant sale donors for this year
| || |
|The Green Market, Route 460 Pembroke ||Take It Outside, Route 460 Pembroke |
|Walmart Pearisburg and Dublin ||Blacksburg Feed and Seed, N. Main St |
|Lowe's, Christiansburg ||Crow's Nest, Price's Fork |
|Riverbend (wholesale) Nursery, Riner ||Flowers by Drema Dawn, Pulaski |
|Childress Garden, Riner || Corrines, Christiansburg |
|Vaughn's Greenhouse , Dublin ||Poor Boy's Produce, Pulaski |
|Slaughter's Greenhouse, Floyd || Harmony Organics, 1404 N. Main Street Blacksburg |
|Walmart, Christiansburg || Food Lion Christiansburg and Pulaski |
|Home Depot, Christiansburg ||Slaughter's Greenhouse, Floyd |
|T& A's Produce, Dublin || Tyme to Grow , Dublin |
|Smithfield Plantation, Blacksburg ||Hahn Horticulture Garden |
|Kroger in Christiansburg and Radford || Private growers Curt Laub and Mitch Holcomb |
|And we got some donations the day of the sale |
from people dropping off extras!
- 2016 Training Classes
will not happen this year Exension
will try again next year.
- Link for entering hours is:
virginia.volunteersystem.org I have been asked questions about what qualifies to submit
as hours; please ask Deanna about these.
- Mini grant applications (up to $100)for 2016 NOW being accepted.
These are only available to NRVMGA members.
- The current list of physical projects in the area is now posted. See
See the the projects page
- "In Season" newsletter See
- Questions on hours?
See the membership page and
particularly hour definitions
- Please try to turn in timesheets or preferably do on-line
once a month. Sorry, new policy.
- Your web mistress is (still) Erica
Jones (until further notice). Problems? E-mail contact
- Consider joining the state MG organization. They have meetings held across the state and offer
some seminars and potentially more political clout that individual
groups. To contact see www.vmga.net/membership.htm
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